The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 67 59 40
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -19
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 19 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.79% 0.34% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.38% 1.46% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 1
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£588 £340 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.79% +41.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £370 £438
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -15.42%
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 North East region.

Application Platforms Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
183 137 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 17.26% 23.18% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 93 16
Average daily rate £425 £325 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £377 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 2
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +48.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £16.60 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.60 £30.00 £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the North East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -10 17 £575 +69.11% 1
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England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 26 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 24 (92.31%) SSL
3 21 (80.77%) Oracle
4 20 (76.92%) Solaris
4 20 (76.92%) Linux
4 20 (76.92%) JBoss
5 18 (69.23%) Java
5 18 (69.23%) Perl
6 16 (61.54%) Configuration Management
7 14 (53.85%) XML
7 14 (53.85%) SOAP
7 14 (53.85%) JSON
8 13 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (50.00%) DataPower
8 13 (50.00%) Microservices
9 12 (46.15%) IBM
10 11 (42.31%) AIX
10 11 (42.31%) UNIX
10 11 (42.31%) WebLogic
10 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (42.31%) Axway
11 10 (38.46%) Sun
12 8 (30.77%) SNMP
12 8 (30.77%) WSDL
12 8 (30.77%) Struts
12 8 (30.77%) Web Services
12 8 (30.77%) XSD
12 8 (30.77%) XSLT
12 8 (30.77%) Apache
12 8 (30.77%) Tomcat

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 26 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 20 (76.92%) JBoss
3 11 (42.31%) WebLogic
4 8 (30.77%) Jetty
4 8 (30.77%) Node.js
4 8 (30.77%) Apache
4 8 (30.77%) Tomcat
5 5 (19.23%) Tuxedo
5 5 (19.23%) MQSeries
5 5 (19.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 5 (19.23%) FileNet
5 5 (19.23%) Oracle Application Server
5 5 (19.23%) AquaLogic
6 4 (15.38%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 24 (92.31%) SSL
2 8 (30.77%) SNMP
3 6 (23.08%) HTTP
4 5 (19.23%) LDAP
4 5 (19.23%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (15.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle Database
2 5 (19.23%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 4 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Git (software)
1 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 7 (26.92%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Java Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Technical Architect
3 6 (23.08%) Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Middleware Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Django Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Build Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.54%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) DevOps Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Middleware Developer
7 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Designer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Designer
7 1 (3.85%) Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) SOAP
1 14 (53.85%) XML
1 14 (53.85%) JSON
2 8 (30.77%) Django
2 8 (30.77%) Apache CXF
2 8 (30.77%) XSD
2 8 (30.77%) XSLT
2 8 (30.77%) WSDL
2 8 (30.77%) Struts
2 8 (30.77%) Web Services
2 8 (30.77%) Sass
3 7 (26.92%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (23.08%) Software Packaging
4 6 (23.08%) REST
4 6 (23.08%) HTML
4 6 (23.08%) SAML
4 6 (23.08%) CSS
5 5 (19.23%) J2EE
5 5 (19.23%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 5 (19.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) DataPower
2 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) PKI
4 1 (3.85%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Solaris
1 20 (76.92%) Linux
2 11 (42.31%) UNIX
2 11 (42.31%) AIX
3 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (19.23%) Windows
4 5 (19.23%) OS/390
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Configuration Management
2 13 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (50.00%) Microservices
3 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (23.08%) Information Security
4 6 (23.08%) Open Source
5 5 (19.23%) Change Control
5 5 (19.23%) Problem Management
5 5 (19.23%) Release Management
5 5 (19.23%) DevOps
5 5 (19.23%) QMS
5 5 (19.23%) Service Delivery
5 5 (19.23%) Change Management
5 5 (19.23%) ITIL
5 5 (19.23%) Workflow
5 5 (19.23%) Migration
6 4 (15.38%) Security Management
6 4 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) Java
1 18 (69.23%) Perl
2 8 (30.77%) Groovy
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 5 (19.23%) C
3 5 (19.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) Oracle
2 12 (46.15%) IBM
3 11 (42.31%) Axway
4 10 (38.46%) Sun
5 6 (23.08%) Informatica
5 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
5 6 (23.08%) Siebel
5 6 (23.08%) VMware
6 5 (19.23%) Fujitsu
6 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
6 5 (19.23%) Metastorm
7 1 (3.85%) HP