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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 77 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -4
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 22 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.91% 0.65% 1.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.77% 4.55% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 7
Median daily rate £305 £274 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.51% +5.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £253 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £283 £273
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.50 -
WebSphere Application Server
England

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
283 110 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 24.61% 14.30% 23.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 76 116
Median daily rate £300 £300 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £250 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £540 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Median hourly rate £31.75 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+188.63% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 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
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the North East region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -17 22 £305 +11.51%
WebSphere Application Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 North East region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 34 (100.00%) Oracle
1 34 (100.00%) AIX
1 34 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 32 (94.12%) Axway
3 27 (79.41%) Linux
3 27 (79.41%) Informatica
3 27 (79.41%) Configuration Management
4 25 (73.53%) Java
5 23 (67.65%) Unix
5 23 (67.65%) Red Hat
5 23 (67.65%) SSL
5 23 (67.65%) IBM
5 23 (67.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (64.71%) Siebel
7 21 (61.76%) Windows
7 21 (61.76%) WebLogic
8 18 (52.94%) Solaris
8 18 (52.94%) J2EE
8 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
8 18 (52.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 18 (52.94%) Sun
8 18 (52.94%) BusinessObjects
8 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (52.94%) Oracle Application Server
8 18 (52.94%) DevOps
9 16 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (47.06%) Puppet
9 16 (47.06%) Opscode Chef
9 16 (47.06%) OO
9 16 (47.06%) JBoss

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 34 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 21 (61.76%) WebLogic
3 18 (52.94%) Oracle Application Server
3 18 (52.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 16 (47.06%) JBoss
5 11 (32.35%) Apache
5 11 (32.35%) IIS
5 11 (32.35%) Jetty
5 11 (32.35%) nginx
5 11 (32.35%) Oracle 10gAS
5 11 (32.35%) Tomcat
6 10 (29.41%) PowerExchange
7 7 (20.59%) MQSeries
7 7 (20.59%) Oracle Workflow
7 7 (20.59%) Tuxedo
8 6 (17.65%) Confluence
8 6 (17.65%) Oracle Spatial
9 5 (14.71%) AquaLogic
10 4 (11.76%) FileNet
Business Applications
1 13 (38.24%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 5 (14.71%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (67.65%) SSL
2 11 (32.35%) HTTP
2 11 (32.35%) TCP/IP
3 10 (29.41%) DHCP
3 10 (29.41%) DNS
3 10 (29.41%) FTP
3 10 (29.41%) IPsec
4 7 (20.59%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (20.59%) LDAP
4 7 (20.59%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (52.94%) BusinessObjects
2 11 (32.35%) PowerCenter
3 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
3 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (14.71%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Jenkins
1 11 (32.35%) Log4j
1 11 (32.35%) Travis CI
2 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.65%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (32.35%) Cloud Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Middleware Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Support Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (5.88%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Web Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 1 (2.94%) ETL Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Java Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Middleware Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Web Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Virtualisation Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (52.94%) J2EE
2 14 (41.18%) Software Packaging
3 13 (38.24%) WebSphere MQ
4 11 (32.35%) .NET
5 10 (29.41%) Servlets
6 7 (20.59%) IBM Integration Bus
6 7 (20.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.59%) DataPower
3 4 (11.76%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) AIX
2 27 (79.41%) Linux
3 23 (67.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 23 (67.65%) Unix
4 21 (61.76%) Windows
5 18 (52.94%) Solaris
6 7 (20.59%) OS/390
7 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (79.41%) Configuration Management
2 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (52.94%) DevOps
3 16 (47.06%) OO
4 11 (32.35%) Automated Testing
4 11 (32.35%) Change Control
4 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (32.35%) Unit Testing
5 7 (20.59%) ITIL
5 7 (20.59%) Workflow
6 6 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (17.65%) CRM
7 5 (14.71%) Change Management
7 5 (14.71%) Problem Management
7 5 (14.71%) Release Management
7 5 (14.71%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (14.71%) Security Management
7 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
7 5 (14.71%) Web Operations
8 3 (8.82%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 25 (73.53%) Java
2 14 (41.18%) Perl
3 8 (23.53%) C
4 7 (20.59%) C++
4 7 (20.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) BPSS Clearance
2 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
3 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (32.35%) Xen
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
3 3 (8.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (47.06%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (47.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Oracle
2 32 (94.12%) Axway
3 27 (79.41%) Informatica
4 23 (67.65%) IBM
4 23 (67.65%) Red Hat
5 22 (64.71%) Siebel
6 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
6 18 (52.94%) Sun
7 15 (44.12%) HP
8 11 (32.35%) Genesys
8 11 (32.35%) VMware
9 7 (20.59%) SAP
10 5 (14.71%) Fujitsu