The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 20 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 1.57% 0.89% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.41% 6.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £323 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £371 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.82% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.50 -
WebSphere Application Server
Lancashire

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

Application Platforms Category
Preston
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
27 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Preston 21.26% 13.39% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 3
Median daily rate £360 £350 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +75.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £350 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £503 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-14.54% +15.34%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Preston 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 Preston

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Preston

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 2 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 Preston region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Axway
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (50.00%) QMS
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Tuxedo
2 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) OS/390
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) OpenText MBPM

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) AquaLogic
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (50.00%) Tuxedo
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) OpenText MBPM
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) AIX Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Server Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) OS/390
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) QMS
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Axway
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Sun