The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 109 56 41
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -15
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 14 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.97% 1.08% 0.99%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.87% 6.25% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 4
Median daily rate £287 £282 £261
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.59% +7.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £378
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +12.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £29.25
WebSphere Application Server
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Application Platforms Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
362 112 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 25.17% 17.31% 28.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 82 96
Median daily rate £295 £300 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £248 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £490 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 6 3
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.50 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £18.60 £32.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+22.65% +24.69%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

WebSphere Application Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

WebSphere Application Server Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

WebSphere Application Server
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -50 13 £285 +1.06%
WebSphere Application Server
North East

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 25 (100.00%) Oracle
1 25 (100.00%) Unix
1 25 (100.00%) AIX
1 25 (100.00%) IBM
1 25 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 22 (88.00%) Axway
2 22 (88.00%) WebLogic
3 18 (72.00%) Configuration Management
4 16 (64.00%) Informatica
4 16 (64.00%) Red Hat
4 16 (64.00%) Java
4 16 (64.00%) Siebel
4 16 (64.00%) Linux
4 16 (64.00%) OO
4 16 (64.00%) JBoss
4 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (64.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (64.00%) Puppet
4 16 (64.00%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (64.00%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (60.00%) Perl
5 15 (60.00%) HP
6 14 (56.00%) Sun
6 14 (56.00%) Software Packaging
7 13 (52.00%) DevOps
7 13 (52.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 13 (52.00%) SSL
7 13 (52.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
8 12 (48.00%) Windows
9 11 (44.00%) Change Control

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 25 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 22 (88.00%) WebLogic
3 16 (64.00%) JBoss
4 9 (36.00%) MQSeries
4 9 (36.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 9 (36.00%) Tuxedo
5 8 (32.00%) Oracle Application Server
6 7 (28.00%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (24.00%) AquaLogic
7 6 (24.00%) Confluence
8 4 (16.00%) FileNet
Business Applications
1 13 (52.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 6 (24.00%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) SSL
2 7 (28.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (28.00%) LDAP
2 7 (28.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (24.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 11 (44.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Middleware Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (8.00%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) Software Packaging
2 13 (52.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 9 (36.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 9 (36.00%) Middleware
4 8 (32.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (28.00%) DataPower
3 4 (16.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) AIX
1 25 (100.00%) Unix
2 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 16 (64.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (48.00%) Windows
4 9 (36.00%) OS/390
4 9 (36.00%) Solaris
4 9 (36.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Configuration Management
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (64.00%) OO
3 13 (52.00%) DevOps
4 11 (44.00%) Change Control
5 9 (36.00%) ITIL
6 7 (28.00%) Change Management
6 7 (28.00%) Problem Management
6 7 (28.00%) Release Management
6 7 (28.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (28.00%) Security Management
6 7 (28.00%) Service Delivery
6 7 (28.00%) Workflow
7 5 (20.00%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) Java
2 15 (60.00%) Perl
3 9 (36.00%) C
4 8 (32.00%) C++
5 7 (28.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (64.00%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (64.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) IBM
1 25 (100.00%) Oracle
2 22 (88.00%) Axway
3 16 (64.00%) Informatica
3 16 (64.00%) Red Hat
3 16 (64.00%) Siebel
4 15 (60.00%) HP
5 14 (56.00%) Sun
6 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (24.00%) Fujitsu