The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.49% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 24.24% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £425 £409
% change year-on-year
-12.94% +3.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-22.00% -
WebSphere Application Server
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
33 26 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 18.54% 12.75% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 6
Average daily rate £350 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

WebSphere Application Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

WebSphere Application Server Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere Application Server.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 8 (100.00%) JDBC
1 8 (100.00%) JSP
1 8 (100.00%) Servlets
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) Struts
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) XSLT
1 8 (100.00%) JBoss
1 8 (100.00%) Apache
1 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (100.00%) JMS
1 8 (100.00%) B2C
1 8 (100.00%) Internet
1 8 (100.00%) JMX
1 8 (100.00%) ATG
1 8 (100.00%) CMS
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (100.00%) Content Management
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
1 8 (100.00%) Endeca
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 8 (100.00%) QA
1 8 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 8 (100.00%) Capacity Planning

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands region citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere Application Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 8 (100.00%) Apache
1 8 (100.00%) CMS
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
1 8 (100.00%) JDBC
1 8 (100.00%) JSP
1 8 (100.00%) Servlets
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) Struts
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) XSLT
1 8 (100.00%) JMS
1 8 (100.00%) JMX
1 8 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (100.00%) B2C
1 8 (100.00%) Content Management
1 8 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 8 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 8 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) JBoss
1 8 (100.00%) ATG
1 8 (100.00%) Endeca