The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
England / South East
Rank 193 226 227
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +1
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 47 27 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.66% 0.32% 0.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.29% 1.89% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 12 16
Median daily rate £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £413 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £495 £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 South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1096 1432 1627
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.32% 17.15% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 634 873 948
Median daily rate £425 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 58 67
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -9.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.72 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £50.00
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 the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in the South East

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

WebSphere Application Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the South East region.

WebSphere Application Server Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

WebSphere Application Server
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 22 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
Hampshire +27 31 £435 -1.13% 2
Oxfordshire - 12 £600 -
Berkshire - 3 £500 - 1
Buckinghamshire -4 1 - - 1
WebSphere Application Server
England

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 86 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 56 (65.12%) Linux
3 51 (59.30%) IBM
4 50 (58.14%) JBoss
5 35 (40.70%) Tomcat
6 32 (37.21%) SQL
7 31 (36.05%) Java
7 31 (36.05%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (34.88%) JUnit
9 29 (33.72%) TDD
9 29 (33.72%) Spring
9 29 (33.72%) Cucumber
10 28 (32.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 28 (32.56%) Red Hat
10 28 (32.56%) Shell Script
11 26 (30.23%) WebSphere MQ
11 26 (30.23%) Security Cleared
12 25 (29.07%) JSON
12 25 (29.07%) SC Cleared
12 25 (29.07%) XML
13 24 (27.91%) HTML
14 23 (26.74%) Bash Shell
14 23 (26.74%) DevOps
15 21 (24.42%) IBM Integration Bus
16 19 (22.09%) Open Source
16 19 (22.09%) Software Engineering
16 19 (22.09%) DB2
16 19 (22.09%) Apache TomEE
16 19 (22.09%) Apache Geronimo
17 18 (20.93%) Web Services

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 86 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 50 (58.14%) JBoss
3 35 (40.70%) Tomcat
4 19 (22.09%) Apache Geronimo
4 19 (22.09%) Apache TomEE
5 16 (18.60%) WebLogic
6 15 (17.44%) WebSphere Process Server
7 10 (11.63%) Alfresco
7 10 (11.63%) Apache
7 10 (11.63%) Commerce Server
7 10 (11.63%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (3.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (9.30%) Fredhopper
2 6 (6.98%) Maximo
3 1 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (17.44%) GitHub
3 14 (16.28%) Amazon S3
3 14 (16.28%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (6.98%) IBM Cloud
4 6 (6.98%) SoftLayer
5 1 (1.16%) PaaS
5 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.14%) Firewall
1 7 (8.14%) SMTP
2 4 (4.65%) HTTP
2 4 (4.65%) SSL
3 1 (1.16%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.09%) DB2
2 7 (8.14%) Hadoop
2 7 (8.14%) IBM BigInsights
2 7 (8.14%) Neo4j
3 3 (3.49%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.16%) MySQL
4 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (34.88%) JUnit
2 29 (33.72%) Cucumber
3 16 (18.60%) Jenkins
3 16 (18.60%) Maven
4 15 (17.44%) Mockito
5 3 (3.49%) Introscope
6 1 (1.16%) TestNG
General
1 14 (16.28%) Publishing
2 9 (10.47%) Billing
3 2 (2.33%) Finance
4 1 (1.16%) Advertising
4 1 (1.16%) Electronics
4 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.16%) Marketing
4 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (33.72%) Developer
2 26 (30.23%) Java Developer
3 18 (20.93%) Java Engineer
3 18 (20.93%) Java Software Engineer
3 18 (20.93%) Software Engineer
4 17 (19.77%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 17 (19.77%) Java Software Developer
5 16 (18.60%) WebSphere Specialist
6 12 (13.95%) Software Developer
7 9 (10.47%) Applications Specialist
7 9 (10.47%) Architect
7 9 (10.47%) AWS Developer
7 9 (10.47%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 9 (10.47%) Server Specialist
8 8 (9.30%) AWS Engineer
8 8 (9.30%) AWS Software Engineer
9 7 (8.14%) Agile Developer
9 7 (8.14%) Agile Java Developer
9 7 (8.14%) Billing Support
9 7 (8.14%) WebSphere Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (33.72%) Spring
2 26 (30.23%) WebSphere MQ
3 25 (29.07%) JSON
3 25 (29.07%) XML
4 24 (27.91%) HTML
5 21 (24.42%) IBM Integration Bus
6 18 (20.93%) Web Services
7 15 (17.44%) EJB
7 15 (17.44%) Java EE
8 14 (16.28%) HTML5
8 14 (16.28%) REST
9 10 (11.63%) Ajax
9 10 (11.63%) CSS
10 8 (9.30%) RESTful
10 8 (9.30%) Worklight
11 4 (4.65%) J2EE
11 4 (4.65%) JDBC
11 4 (4.65%) JNDI
11 4 (4.65%) SOAP
12 2 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.65%) Clustering
2 2 (2.33%) Biometrics
3 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 56 (65.12%) Linux
2 28 (32.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (12.79%) Unix
4 10 (11.63%) AIX
5 3 (3.49%) Windows
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.05%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (33.72%) TDD
3 23 (26.74%) DevOps
4 19 (22.09%) Open Source
4 19 (22.09%) Software Engineering
5 16 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (18.60%) Scrum
6 15 (17.44%) Analytics
6 15 (17.44%) BDD
6 15 (17.44%) BPEL
6 15 (17.44%) BPMN
6 15 (17.44%) Migration
6 15 (17.44%) Pair Programming
6 15 (17.44%) Unit Testing
7 14 (16.28%) Web Development
8 12 (13.95%) Content Enrichment
9 10 (11.63%) E-Commerce
9 10 (11.63%) ITIL
10 9 (10.47%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (9.30%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 32 (37.21%) SQL
2 31 (36.05%) Java
3 28 (32.56%) Shell Script
4 23 (26.74%) Bash Shell
5 10 (11.63%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.65%) Jython
6 4 (4.65%) Korn
6 4 (4.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (30.23%) Security Cleared
2 25 (29.07%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.30%) QA
System Software
1 7 (8.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (12.79%) Puppet
2 7 (8.14%) Tivoli
2 7 (8.14%) ZABBIX
3 4 (4.65%) CA Wily
4 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 51 (59.30%) IBM
2 28 (32.56%) Red Hat
3 9 (10.47%) NetCracker
4 8 (9.30%) AppDynamics
4 8 (9.30%) Splunk
5 7 (8.14%) VMware
6 6 (6.98%) Comptel
7 4 (4.65%) Oracle
8 1 (1.16%) SAP
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