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 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 26 23 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 3 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.85% 7.81% 2.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.00% 26.32% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 - -
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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
50 38 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 30.86% 29.69% 21.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 6
Average daily rate £388 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £243 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) XPath
2 2 (66.67%) JSTL
2 2 (66.67%) XMLBeans
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Martini
2 2 (66.67%) Web 2.0
2 2 (66.67%) ATG
2 2 (66.67%) Log4j
2 2 (66.67%) RAD
2 2 (66.67%) XHTML
2 2 (66.67%) MQSeries
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Elastic Path
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Interwoven
2 2 (66.67%) Tridion
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) MQSeries
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Log4j
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) Ant
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) JSTL
2 2 (66.67%) XMLBeans
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) XHTML
2 2 (66.67%) JMS
2 2 (66.67%) EJB
2 2 (66.67%) JDBC
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) Servlets
2 2 (66.67%) Struts
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) UNIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) HPUX
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) RAD
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) XPath
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Blue Martini
2 2 (66.67%) ATG
2 2 (66.67%) Elastic Path
2 2 (66.67%) Interwoven
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle