The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 45 49 35
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.13% 0.23% 0.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.15% 1.25% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £550 £511 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% +20.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +28.20%
WebSphere Application Server
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
97 80 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 21.95% 18.65% 21.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 53 27
Median daily rate £500 £285 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.43% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £210 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £419 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 10
Median hourly rate £21.75 £19.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.98% -35.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £8.20 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £25.00 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +23.52%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

WebSphere Application Server
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Sheffield -10 4 £550 +7.63%
Barnsley - 1 - -
WebSphere Application Server
Yorkshire

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) LDAP
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 3 (60.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 3 (60.00%) FileNet
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Jython
3 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (40.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Spring
4 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) Sun Certification
5 1 (20.00%) SOA
5 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) JSP
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) FileNet
2 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (60.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Server Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Server Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) J2EE
2 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (40.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Dojo
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) JPA
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) JSP
3 1 (20.00%) Spring Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Jython
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle