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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 204 209 245
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +36
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 42 54 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.54% 0.57% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.34% 3.27% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 29 17
Median daily rate £488 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £370 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £415 £383
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +8.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50
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
1259 1651 1694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.27% 17.52% 17.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 709 995 978
Median daily rate £420 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 56 73
Median hourly rate £34.00 £16.28 £19.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.84% -15.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.31 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £37.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -11.39%

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 10 December 2016.

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 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Oxfordshire +7 18 £555 +30.58% 1
Hampshire +1 14 £400 -5.88% 2
Berkshire +11 6 £500 +5.26% 1
Buckinghamshire +6 3 - -
WebSphere Application Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 South East region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 70 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 40 (57.14%) IBM
3 39 (55.71%) Linux
4 35 (50.00%) JBoss
5 30 (42.86%) Java
6 29 (41.43%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (40.00%) JUnit
8 27 (38.57%) TDD
8 27 (38.57%) Spring
8 27 (38.57%) Cucumber
9 26 (37.14%) JSON
9 26 (37.14%) XML
10 25 (35.71%) HTML
11 24 (34.29%) Web Services
12 23 (32.86%) Tomcat
13 22 (31.43%) SQL
14 20 (28.57%) DevOps
15 19 (27.14%) WebSphere MQ
16 17 (24.29%) WebLogic
16 17 (24.29%) Amazon AWS
17 16 (22.86%) BDD
17 16 (22.86%) Software Engineering
17 16 (22.86%) EJB
17 16 (22.86%) Shell Script
18 15 (21.43%) Web Development
18 15 (21.43%) Bash Shell
18 15 (21.43%) HTML5
18 15 (21.43%) Amazon S3
18 15 (21.43%) Amazon SQS
18 15 (21.43%) REST

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 70 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 35 (50.00%) JBoss
3 23 (32.86%) Tomcat
4 17 (24.29%) WebLogic
5 13 (18.57%) WebSphere Process Server
6 10 (14.29%) Apache
6 10 (14.29%) Commerce Server
6 10 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
7 7 (10.00%) Alfresco
8 6 (8.57%) Apache TomEE
9 3 (4.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (11.43%) Fredhopper
2 6 (8.57%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 17 (24.29%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (21.43%) Amazon S3
2 15 (21.43%) Amazon SQS
3 12 (17.14%) GitHub
4 6 (8.57%) IBM Cloud
4 6 (8.57%) SoftLayer
5 1 (1.43%) PaaS
5 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.86%) HTTP
1 9 (12.86%) SSL
2 8 (11.43%) Firewall
3 2 (2.86%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.14%) DB2
2 3 (4.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.43%) Big Data
3 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.43%) MySQL
3 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (40.00%) JUnit
2 27 (38.57%) Cucumber
3 13 (18.57%) Jenkins
3 13 (18.57%) Maven
4 12 (17.14%) Mockito
5 5 (7.14%) Introscope
6 1 (1.43%) TestNG
General
1 12 (17.14%) Publishing
2 9 (12.86%) Billing
3 5 (7.14%) Finance
4 1 (1.43%) Advertising
4 1 (1.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (38.57%) Developer
2 24 (34.29%) Java Developer
3 15 (21.43%) Java Engineer
3 15 (21.43%) Java Software Engineer
3 15 (21.43%) Software Engineer
4 14 (20.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 14 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
5 10 (14.29%) AWS Developer
6 9 (12.86%) Software Developer
7 8 (11.43%) Administrator
7 8 (11.43%) Agile Developer
7 8 (11.43%) Agile Java Developer
7 8 (11.43%) Analyst
7 8 (11.43%) AWS Engineer
7 8 (11.43%) AWS Software Engineer
7 8 (11.43%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 8 (11.43%) WebSphere Administrator
8 7 (10.00%) Billing Support
8 7 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (8.57%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (38.57%) Spring
2 26 (37.14%) JSON
2 26 (37.14%) XML
3 25 (35.71%) HTML
4 24 (34.29%) Web Services
5 19 (27.14%) WebSphere MQ
6 16 (22.86%) EJB
7 15 (21.43%) HTML5
7 15 (21.43%) REST
8 12 (17.14%) Java EE
9 10 (14.29%) Ajax
9 10 (14.29%) CSS
10 9 (12.86%) IBM Integration Bus
10 9 (12.86%) J2EE
10 9 (12.86%) JDBC
10 9 (12.86%) JNDI
10 9 (12.86%) SOAP
11 8 (11.43%) RESTful
11 8 (11.43%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) Clustering
2 2 (2.86%) Biometrics
3 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.43%) IVR
3 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (55.71%) Linux
2 12 (17.14%) Unix
3 11 (15.71%) AIX
4 9 (12.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.71%) Windows
6 1 (1.43%) CentOS
6 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (41.43%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (38.57%) TDD
3 20 (28.57%) DevOps
4 16 (22.86%) BDD
4 16 (22.86%) Software Engineering
5 15 (21.43%) Web Development
6 13 (18.57%) Content Enrichment
6 13 (18.57%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (18.57%) Scrum
7 12 (17.14%) BPEL
7 12 (17.14%) BPMN
7 12 (17.14%) Migration
7 12 (17.14%) Pair Programming
7 12 (17.14%) Unit Testing
8 10 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 10 (14.29%) ITIL
9 9 (12.86%) Garbage Collection
9 9 (12.86%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (11.43%) High Availability
10 8 (11.43%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 30 (42.86%) Java
2 22 (31.43%) SQL
3 16 (22.86%) Shell Script
4 15 (21.43%) Bash Shell
5 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 9 (12.86%) Jython
6 9 (12.86%) Korn
6 9 (12.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 9 (12.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (14.29%) CA Wily
2 7 (10.00%) Tivoli
3 5 (7.14%) Puppet
4 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 40 (57.14%) IBM
2 10 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 9 (12.86%) NetCracker
4 8 (11.43%) AppDynamics
4 8 (11.43%) Splunk
5 6 (8.57%) Comptel
6 4 (5.71%) Oracle
7 1 (1.43%) CA
7 1 (1.43%) Cyber-Ark
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IQUO
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