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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 250 218 205
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -13
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 17 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.98% 0.82% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 10
Average daily rate
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£388 £456 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.06% +14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £413 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £475 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £10.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
+325.00% -78.49%
WebSphere Application Server
England

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
1743 1466 1429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.59% 17.21% 17.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1012 794 732
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 74 91
Average hourly rate £19.19 £14.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.34% -23.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £30.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.23 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.51% -9.34%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -14 10 £400 -13.51% 1
Berkshire +2 2 £304 -32.50%
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Surrey - - - -
WebSphere Application Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 41 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 22 (53.66%) IBM
3 18 (43.90%) Java
4 16 (39.02%) XML
5 15 (36.59%) Linux
5 15 (36.59%) Middleware
6 11 (26.83%) UNIX
7 10 (24.39%) AIX
7 10 (24.39%) Tomcat
8 9 (21.95%) WebSphere Process Server
8 9 (21.95%) HTTP
8 9 (21.95%) SSL
8 9 (21.95%) WebSphere MQ
8 9 (21.95%) ITIL
8 9 (21.95%) Perl
8 9 (21.95%) SQL
8 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
9 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
9 8 (19.51%) HTML
9 8 (19.51%) DB2
9 8 (19.51%) SOA
9 8 (19.51%) LDAP
10 7 (17.07%) JMS
10 7 (17.07%) WSDL
10 7 (17.07%) CSS
10 7 (17.07%) JBoss
10 7 (17.07%) UML
10 7 (17.07%) Windows
10 7 (17.07%) SOAP
10 7 (17.07%) TOGAF

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 41 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (24.39%) Tomcat
3 9 (21.95%) WebSphere Process Server
4 7 (17.07%) JBoss
4 7 (17.07%) IBM HTTP Server
5 6 (14.63%) Apache
6 4 (9.76%) MQSeries
7 2 (4.88%) FileNet
8 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
8 1 (2.44%) IIS
8 1 (2.44%) Adobe CQ
8 1 (2.44%) Confluence
8 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) HTTP
1 9 (21.95%) SSL
2 8 (19.51%) LDAP
3 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.88%) Firewall
5 1 (2.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) DB2
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database
3 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.76%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.88%) Introscope
2 2 (4.88%) Maven
2 2 (4.88%) Ant
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) JIRA
3 1 (2.44%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.44%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
2 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Developer
2 7 (17.07%) Consultant
3 6 (14.63%) Middleware Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) Software Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Security Specialist
5 3 (7.32%) WebSphere Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) Middleware Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Server Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Server Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (39.02%) XML
2 15 (36.59%) Middleware
3 9 (21.95%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (19.51%) HTML
5 7 (17.07%) JMS
5 7 (17.07%) WSDL
5 7 (17.07%) CSS
5 7 (17.07%) SOAP
5 7 (17.07%) REST
6 6 (14.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 5 (12.20%) JDBC
7 5 (12.20%) JSP
8 4 (9.76%) Spring Security
8 4 (9.76%) Hibernate
8 4 (9.76%) Ajax
8 4 (9.76%) Spring
8 4 (9.76%) Struts
9 2 (4.88%) Apache Camel
9 2 (4.88%) .NET
9 2 (4.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) PKI
1 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
1 3 (7.32%) DataPower
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Wiki
3 1 (2.44%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Linux
2 11 (26.83%) UNIX
3 10 (24.39%) AIX
4 7 (17.07%) Windows
5 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.44%) zOS
6 1 (2.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) ITIL
2 8 (19.51%) SOA
3 7 (17.07%) UML
3 7 (17.07%) TOGAF
3 7 (17.07%) SysML
3 7 (17.07%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (14.63%) Portfolio Management
4 6 (14.63%) Release Management
4 6 (14.63%) Test Management
4 6 (14.63%) Scrum
4 6 (14.63%) Requirements Management
4 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (14.63%) OOP
5 5 (12.20%) OO
5 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
6 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
6 4 (9.76%) CAD
7 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.88%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) Java
2 9 (21.95%) Perl
2 9 (21.95%) SQL
3 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
4 7 (17.07%) Shell Script
5 4 (9.76%) Python
6 3 (7.32%) C
6 3 (7.32%) AWK
6 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.44%) Jython
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) Degree
4 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.44%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (2.44%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) CA SiteMinder
2 4 (9.76%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 3 (7.32%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) IBM
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle
2 6 (14.63%) Software AG
3 5 (12.20%) CA
3 5 (12.20%) AppDynamics
4 2 (4.88%) ILOG
4 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.88%) Cognos
5 1 (2.44%) Adobe
5 1 (2.44%) Intel
5 1 (2.44%) SAP
Farnborough, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago