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 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 46 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -2
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.84% 0.46% 1.97%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.50% 2.27% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -30.43%
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%
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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 Oxford region.

Application Platforms Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
120 44 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 33.52% 20.18% 26.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 20 36
Average daily rate £413 £350 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -7.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £218 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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 Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) EJB
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon SQS
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) EJB
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java