The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the North East region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 47 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.93% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.31% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£263 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £394 £408
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.37%
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% -
Application Platforms Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
116 27 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 21.56% 8.04% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 17 61
Average daily rate £325 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £380 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 9
Average hourly rate £17.05 £15.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.66% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.53 £15.00 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 £15.00 £24.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
WebSphere Application Server
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WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in the North East

WebSphere Application Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

WebSphere Application Server Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 11 (100.00%) JBoss
1 11 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (90.91%) Red Hat
2 10 (90.91%) WebSphere MQ
2 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 10 (90.91%) IBM
2 10 (90.91%) UNIX
3 9 (81.82%) AIX
3 9 (81.82%) WebLogic
3 9 (81.82%) Informatica
3 9 (81.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (72.73%) Oracle
4 8 (72.73%) Siebel
5 7 (63.64%) Axway
6 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
6 6 (54.55%) Change Control
7 4 (36.36%) DevOps
7 4 (36.36%) HP
7 4 (36.36%) LDAP
7 4 (36.36%) Perl
8 3 (27.27%) SQL
8 3 (27.27%) Business Objects
8 3 (27.27%) Java
8 3 (27.27%) SSL
8 3 (27.27%) Sun
8 3 (27.27%) FileNet
8 3 (27.27%) Workflow
8 3 (27.27%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (27.27%) Software Packaging
9 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 11 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (81.82%) WebLogic
3 3 (27.27%) FileNet
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) LDAP
2 3 (27.27%) SSL
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Build Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX Support
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Support
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (27.27%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) UNIX
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (81.82%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Configuration Management
1 6 (54.55%) Change Control
2 4 (36.36%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Perl
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) JBoss
2 10 (90.91%) IBM
2 10 (90.91%) Red Hat
3 9 (81.82%) Informatica
4 8 (72.73%) Siebel
4 8 (72.73%) Oracle
5 7 (63.64%) Axway
6 4 (36.36%) HP
7 3 (27.27%) Sun
7 3 (27.27%) Business Objects