The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 19 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 3.19% - 3.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.43% - 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.00
WebSphere Application Server
Hertfordshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
14 23 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 14.89% 21.90% 38.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 9
Average daily rate £550 £450 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +24.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Average hourly rate £37.50 £12.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -46.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Watford

WebSphere Application Server
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) DB2
2 3 (75.00%) Ant
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) UML
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Ant
1 3 (75.00%) Rational Application Developer
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce Architect
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Java Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Java Solutions Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Management
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (75.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle