The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 111 134 125
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -9
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 12 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.55% 0.28% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.27% 1.47% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 4
Median daily rate £415 £350 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% -30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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 Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
367 543 468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.73% 19.13% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 361 304
Median daily rate £410 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 7
Median hourly rate £18.00 £11.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.25% -2.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.99 £9.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £12.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Yorkshire

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

WebSphere Application Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

WebSphere Application Server Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

WebSphere Application Server
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
West Yorkshire +27 11 - -
South Yorkshire 0 1 £415 -17.00%
WebSphere Application Server
England

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 28 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (42.86%) Finance
3 11 (39.29%) Java
4 10 (35.71%) SQL
4 10 (35.71%) J2EE
4 10 (35.71%) Oracle
4 10 (35.71%) JSP
5 9 (32.14%) Identity Management
5 9 (32.14%) Middleware
5 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (32.14%) Struts
5 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
5 9 (32.14%) IBM
5 9 (32.14%) JavaBeans
5 9 (32.14%) Oracle Identity Management
5 9 (32.14%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 8 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 8 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 8 (28.57%) JMS
6 8 (28.57%) Law
7 7 (25.00%) WebLogic
7 7 (25.00%) Rational Application Developer
7 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
8 6 (21.43%) DataPower
8 6 (21.43%) Unix
8 6 (21.43%) HTTP
8 6 (21.43%) LDAP
8 6 (21.43%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (21.43%) Banking
9 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in 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 28 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 5 (17.86%) WebLogic Portal
4 4 (14.29%) Apache
4 4 (14.29%) WebSphere Portal
5 3 (10.71%) FileNet
5 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
6 2 (7.14%) Confluence
6 2 (7.14%) Tuxedo
7 1 (3.57%) GlassFish
7 1 (3.57%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (3.57%) JBoss
7 1 (3.57%) WebLogic Integration
7 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) HTTP
1 6 (21.43%) LDAP
2 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Rational Application Developer
2 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) Law
3 6 (21.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Administrator
1 11 (39.29%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) WebSphere Administrator
3 8 (28.57%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Server Administrator
4 7 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Middleware Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Middleware Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Middleware Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Middleware Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Middleware Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Server Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) J2EE
1 10 (35.71%) JSP
2 9 (32.14%) JavaBeans
2 9 (32.14%) Middleware
2 9 (32.14%) Struts
3 8 (28.57%) JMS
4 6 (21.43%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (7.14%) JDBC
6 1 (3.57%) EJB
6 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.57%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (3.57%) Java EE
6 1 (3.57%) JPA
6 1 (3.57%) JSF
6 1 (3.57%) JTA
6 1 (3.57%) Servlets
6 1 (3.57%) Spring
6 1 (3.57%) Spring Web Flow
6 1 (3.57%) Web Services
6 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (21.43%) DataPower
3 4 (14.29%) iSeries
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Unix
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (32.14%) Identity Management
2 8 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 8 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Modelling
5 1 (3.57%) AOP
5 1 (3.57%) BDD
5 1 (3.57%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 1 (3.57%) Concurrent Programming
5 1 (3.57%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (3.57%) High Availability
5 1 (3.57%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (3.57%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.57%) MVC
5 1 (3.57%) Process Improvement
5 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.57%) SOLID
5 1 (3.57%) TDD
5 1 (3.57%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) Java
2 10 (35.71%) SQL
3 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.71%) Perl
5 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle Identity Management
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Oracle
2 9 (32.14%) IBM
3 3 (10.71%) MuleSoft
4 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.14%) Splunk
5 1 (3.57%) Kony