The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 93 87 81
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 14 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.76% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.44% 1.66% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Median daily rate £360 £330 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -13.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £330 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £330 £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.50 -
WebSphere Application Server
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Application Platforms Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
315 241 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 17.15% 16.09% 15.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 146 104
Median daily rate £400 £370 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.54% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 12
Median hourly rate £38.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.30% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £14.95 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.70 £19.00 £37.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing WebSphere Application Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Manchester region.

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

WebSphere Application Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Manchester region.

WebSphere Application Server Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 25 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 16 (64.00%) Oracle
3 15 (60.00%) Linux
3 15 (60.00%) IBM
3 15 (60.00%) Middleware
4 14 (56.00%) DB2
5 12 (48.00%) Java
6 11 (44.00%) Web Services
6 11 (44.00%) Unix
6 11 (44.00%) Shell Script
7 9 (36.00%) WebSphere MQ
8 8 (32.00%) SSL
8 8 (32.00%) Windows
8 8 (32.00%) AIX
8 8 (32.00%) WebLogic
8 8 (32.00%) Solaris
8 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
8 8 (32.00%) IBM Integration Bus
9 7 (28.00%) SQL
9 7 (28.00%) J2EE
10 6 (24.00%) SNMP
10 6 (24.00%) DNS
10 6 (24.00%) SMTP
10 6 (24.00%) Finance
10 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
10 6 (24.00%) Subversion
10 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (24.00%) Server Virtualisation
11 5 (20.00%) Hibernate
11 5 (20.00%) IVR

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (32.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (16.00%) Apache Solr
4 3 (12.00%) Apache
4 3 (12.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (12.00%) JBoss
4 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (8.00%) GlassFish
5 2 (8.00%) Liferay
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (8.00%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (4.00%) Commerce Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) SSL
1 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (24.00%) DNS
2 6 (24.00%) SMTP
2 6 (24.00%) SNMP
3 5 (20.00%) HTTP
4 3 (12.00%) Firewall
5 2 (8.00%) FTP
5 2 (8.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) DB2
2 2 (8.00%) MS Access
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Subversion
2 5 (20.00%) JUnit
3 2 (8.00%) HP UFT
3 2 (8.00%) Introscope
3 2 (8.00%) LoadRunner
3 2 (8.00%) Toad
4 1 (4.00%) Ant
4 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (12.00%) Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Administrator
2 6 (24.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Middleware Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) WebSphere Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Middleware Developer
5 3 (12.00%) WebSphere Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Middleware Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Middleware Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Middleware Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) OAT Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) OAT Test Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Java Middleware Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) Middleware
2 11 (44.00%) Web Services
3 9 (36.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (32.00%) IBM Integration Bus
5 7 (28.00%) J2EE
6 5 (20.00%) EJB
6 5 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 5 (20.00%) JAXB
6 5 (20.00%) VXML
6 5 (20.00%) XML
6 5 (20.00%) XSLT
7 2 (8.00%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (8.00%) SOAP
8 1 (4.00%) JDBC
8 1 (4.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (24.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.00%) IVR
3 2 (8.00%) Clustering
3 2 (8.00%) LPAR
3 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.00%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Linux
2 11 (44.00%) Unix
3 8 (32.00%) AIX
3 8 (32.00%) Solaris
3 8 (32.00%) Windows
4 2 (8.00%) HPUX
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.00%) SUSE
4 2 (8.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (8.00%) Change Management
3 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (8.00%) Defect Management
3 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.00%) High Availability
3 2 (8.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (8.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (8.00%) SOA
3 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (8.00%) Test Management
3 2 (8.00%) Validation
4 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.00%) DevOps
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Java
2 11 (44.00%) Shell Script
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
4 2 (8.00%) Jython
5 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) Firmware
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) CA Wily
1 2 (8.00%) DameWare
1 2 (8.00%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (8.00%) nmon
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
1 2 (8.00%) ServiceCenter
1 2 (8.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Oracle
2 15 (60.00%) IBM
3 4 (16.00%) HP
3 4 (16.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.00%) CA
4 2 (8.00%) Endeca
4 2 (8.00%) LexisNexis
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £540 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
JM
Rate: £500 - £540 per day
Posted: 5 days ago