The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 73 70 61
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.21% 0.31% 0.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.07% 1.61% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Average daily rate
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£388 £455 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.83% +65.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £455 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £455 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Reading region.

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
187 186 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 19.87% 19.18% 20.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 103 61
Average daily rate £400 £363 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 19
Average hourly rate £42.50 £18.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.11% -29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.10 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £25.00 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -3.64%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Reading

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Spring Web Flow
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Fredhopper
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (50.00%) JVM Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) EJB
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) JavaBeans
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe CQ
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Fredhopper
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
1 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Spring Web Flow
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) EJB
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) JMS
1 1 (50.00%) JavaBeans
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) JVM Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Google
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