The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 32 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 8 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.52% - 1.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.59% - 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 3
Median daily rate £600 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Application Platforms Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
69 66 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 21.77% 24.63% 27.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 52 59
Median daily rate £500 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £200 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £506 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 13
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +14.28%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 Oxford

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 18 (100.00%) Java
1 18 (100.00%) JUnit
1 18 (100.00%) JBoss
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) TDD
1 18 (100.00%) Spring
1 18 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 18 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 15 (83.33%) Maven
2 15 (83.33%) Pair Programming
2 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 15 (83.33%) GitHub
2 15 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 15 (83.33%) DevOps
2 15 (83.33%) Mockito
2 15 (83.33%) Java EE
2 15 (83.33%) Scrum
2 15 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 15 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (72.22%) BPMN
3 13 (72.22%) BPEL
3 13 (72.22%) Software Engineering
4 11 (61.11%) Migration
4 11 (61.11%) WebSphere Process Server
5 10 (55.56%) Publishing
5 10 (55.56%) Alfresco
6 7 (38.89%) RESTful
6 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (38.89%) Web Services
6 7 (38.89%) EJB

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 18 (100.00%) JBoss
1 18 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (61.11%) WebSphere Process Server
3 10 (55.56%) Alfresco
4 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 15 (83.33%) GitHub
2 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (16.67%) Amazon S3
3 3 (16.67%) Amazon SQS
Development Applications
1 18 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 18 (100.00%) JUnit
2 15 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 15 (83.33%) Maven
2 15 (83.33%) Mockito
3 4 (22.22%) Selenium
General
1 10 (55.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (94.44%) Java Developer
3 14 (77.78%) Java Engineer
4 13 (72.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 13 (72.22%) Java Software Developer
4 13 (72.22%) Java Software Engineer
4 13 (72.22%) Software Engineer
5 11 (61.11%) Software Developer
6 4 (22.22%) Agile Developer
6 4 (22.22%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (22.22%) AWS Developer
6 4 (22.22%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (16.67%) AWS Software Engineer
8 1 (5.56%) Architect
8 1 (5.56%) AWS Architect
8 1 (5.56%) Java Architect
8 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) Spring
2 15 (83.33%) Java EE
3 7 (38.89%) EJB
3 7 (38.89%) RESTful
3 7 (38.89%) Web Services
4 4 (22.22%) Apache Camel
4 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
4 4 (22.22%) JMS
4 4 (22.22%) SOAP
5 3 (16.67%) HTML
5 3 (16.67%) HTML5
5 3 (16.67%) JSON
5 3 (16.67%) REST
5 3 (16.67%) XML
6 2 (11.11%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) TDD
2 15 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (83.33%) DevOps
2 15 (83.33%) Pair Programming
2 15 (83.33%) Scrum
2 15 (83.33%) Unit Testing
3 13 (72.22%) BPEL
3 13 (72.22%) BPMN
3 13 (72.22%) Software Engineering
4 11 (61.11%) Migration
5 3 (16.67%) BDD
5 3 (16.67%) Content Enrichment
5 3 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (83.33%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript