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 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 53 48 35
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.20% 0.56% 1.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.16% 2.33% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.41% -
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 Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
86 129 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.03% 24.20% 18.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 79 35
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £566 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £22.00 £9.00 £14.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+144.44% -39.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £9.00 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £22.00 £16.99
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +13.15%

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 19 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
Sheffield -2 1 - -
WebSphere Application Server
Yorkshire

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 15 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (53.33%) WebLogic
3 7 (46.67%) Middleware
3 7 (46.67%) Finance
3 7 (46.67%) Unix
3 7 (46.67%) Banking
3 7 (46.67%) DataPower
4 6 (40.00%) WebSphere Portal
4 6 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (40.00%) WebLogic Portal
5 5 (33.33%) Java
5 5 (33.33%) Perl
5 5 (33.33%) Apache
6 4 (26.67%) LDAP
6 4 (26.67%) FileNet
6 4 (26.67%) Puppet
6 4 (26.67%) iSeries
7 3 (20.00%) High Availability
7 3 (20.00%) JMS
7 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
7 3 (20.00%) SSL
7 3 (20.00%) IBM
7 3 (20.00%) J2EE
7 3 (20.00%) JDBC
8 2 (13.33%) Linux
8 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
8 2 (13.33%) Tuxedo
8 2 (13.33%) HTTP
8 2 (13.33%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (13.33%) Jython

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 15 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (53.33%) WebLogic
3 6 (40.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 6 (40.00%) WebSphere Portal
4 5 (33.33%) Apache
5 4 (26.67%) FileNet
6 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
7 2 (13.33%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (13.33%) Tuxedo
8 1 (6.67%) Confluence
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) LDAP
2 3 (20.00%) SSL
3 2 (13.33%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 7 (46.67%) Banking
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Administrator
2 7 (46.67%) WebSphere Administrator
3 5 (33.33%) Server Administrator
4 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Middleware Specialist
5 2 (13.33%) Server Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Middleware Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Middleware Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Middleware Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Server Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Middleware
2 6 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (20.00%) J2EE
3 3 (20.00%) JDBC
3 3 (20.00%) JMS
4 1 (6.67%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) DataPower
2 4 (26.67%) iSeries
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Unix
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Modelling
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
1 5 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (13.33%) Jython
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) IFS
2 1 (6.67%) MuleSoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.67%) Splunk