The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 46 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 12 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.14% - 1.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.30% - 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 5
Median daily rate £600 - £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £555 - £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £458 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.64% -
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 Oxfordshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
129 111 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 22.99% 21.76% 23.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 91 94
Median daily rate £525 £420 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £520 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 10
Median hourly rate £20.65 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.63% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.55 £14.30 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.29 £15.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

WebSphere Application Server
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Oxford - 10 £600 -
Kidlington - 1 £550 -
WebSphere Application Server
South East

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 29 (100.00%) Java
1 29 (100.00%) JBoss
1 29 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 28 (96.55%) TDD
2 28 (96.55%) Spring
2 28 (96.55%) JUnit
2 28 (96.55%) Cucumber
3 22 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (62.07%) Software Engineering
5 15 (51.72%) Mockito
5 15 (51.72%) BPMN
5 15 (51.72%) GitHub
5 15 (51.72%) Jenkins
5 15 (51.72%) DevOps
5 15 (51.72%) Java EE
5 15 (51.72%) Unit Testing
5 15 (51.72%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (51.72%) Maven
5 15 (51.72%) Pair Programming
5 15 (51.72%) WebSphere Process Server
5 15 (51.72%) BPEL
5 15 (51.72%) Migration
5 15 (51.72%) Scrum
5 15 (51.72%) SQL
6 14 (48.28%) XML
6 14 (48.28%) Linux
6 14 (48.28%) WebLogic
6 14 (48.28%) EJB
6 14 (48.28%) Publishing
6 14 (48.28%) Tomcat

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 29 (100.00%) JBoss
1 29 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 15 (51.72%) WebSphere Process Server
3 14 (48.28%) Tomcat
3 14 (48.28%) WebLogic
4 10 (34.48%) Alfresco
Cloud Services
1 15 (51.72%) GitHub
2 14 (48.28%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (44.83%) Amazon S3
3 13 (44.83%) Amazon SQS
Development Applications
1 28 (96.55%) Cucumber
1 28 (96.55%) JUnit
2 15 (51.72%) Jenkins
2 15 (51.72%) Maven
2 15 (51.72%) Mockito
General
1 14 (48.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (96.55%) Developer
2 25 (86.21%) Java Developer
3 18 (62.07%) Java Engineer
3 18 (62.07%) Java Software Engineer
3 18 (62.07%) Software Engineer
4 17 (58.62%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 17 (58.62%) Java Software Developer
5 12 (41.38%) Software Developer
6 9 (31.03%) AWS Developer
7 8 (27.59%) AWS Engineer
7 8 (27.59%) AWS Software Engineer
8 7 (24.14%) Agile Developer
8 7 (24.14%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (96.55%) Spring
2 15 (51.72%) Java EE
3 14 (48.28%) EJB
3 14 (48.28%) JSON
3 14 (48.28%) XML
4 13 (44.83%) HTML
4 13 (44.83%) HTML5
4 13 (44.83%) REST
4 13 (44.83%) Web Services
5 7 (24.14%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (96.55%) TDD
2 22 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (62.07%) Software Engineering
4 15 (51.72%) BPEL
4 15 (51.72%) BPMN
4 15 (51.72%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (51.72%) DevOps
4 15 (51.72%) Migration
4 15 (51.72%) Pair Programming
4 15 (51.72%) Scrum
4 15 (51.72%) Unit Testing
5 14 (48.28%) BDD
6 13 (44.83%) Web Development
7 12 (41.38%) Content Enrichment
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (51.72%) SQL