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 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 114 129 127
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -2
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 11 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.50% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.96% 1.19% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Median daily rate - £350 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £458 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.64% -
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
372 503 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.96% 17.91% 18.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 329 287
Median daily rate £425 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £284 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 6
Median hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £12.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.33% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.73 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 23 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
West Yorkshire +21 10 - -
South Yorkshire -9 1 - -
WebSphere Application Server
England

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 29 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (48.28%) Java
3 13 (44.83%) Finance
4 12 (41.38%) J2EE
5 10 (34.48%) Oracle
5 10 (34.48%) SQL
5 10 (34.48%) JSP
6 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
6 9 (31.03%) Struts
6 9 (31.03%) JavaBeans
6 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (31.03%) Identity Management
6 9 (31.03%) Oracle Identity Management
6 9 (31.03%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 8 (27.59%) Waterfall
7 8 (27.59%) JMS
7 8 (27.59%) Middleware
7 8 (27.59%) WebLogic
8 7 (24.14%) Unix
8 7 (24.14%) WebSphere MQ
8 7 (24.14%) LDAP
8 7 (24.14%) IBM
8 7 (24.14%) Law
8 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
8 7 (24.14%) DataPower
9 6 (20.69%) Rational Application Developer
9 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
9 6 (20.69%) Banking
9 6 (20.69%) WebLogic Portal
10 5 (17.24%) HTTP

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 29 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (27.59%) WebLogic
3 6 (20.69%) WebLogic Portal
4 5 (17.24%) Apache
4 5 (17.24%) WebSphere Portal
5 3 (10.34%) FileNet
5 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
6 2 (6.90%) Tuxedo
7 1 (3.45%) Confluence
7 1 (3.45%) GlassFish
7 1 (3.45%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (3.45%) JBoss
7 1 (3.45%) WebLogic Integration
7 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) LDAP
2 5 (17.24%) HTTP
3 3 (10.34%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Law
3 6 (20.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Administrator
2 11 (37.93%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) WebSphere Administrator
3 9 (31.03%) Server Administrator
4 8 (27.59%) Oracle Developer
4 8 (27.59%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
5 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Middleware Specialist
6 2 (6.90%) Server Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Middleware Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Middleware Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Middleware Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Middleware Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) J2EE
2 10 (34.48%) JSP
3 9 (31.03%) JavaBeans
3 9 (31.03%) Struts
4 8 (27.59%) JMS
4 8 (27.59%) Middleware
5 7 (24.14%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (10.34%) JDBC
7 1 (3.45%) EJB
7 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
7 1 (3.45%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (3.45%) JSF
7 1 (3.45%) JTA
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (3.45%) Servlets
7 1 (3.45%) Spring
7 1 (3.45%) Spring Web Flow
7 1 (3.45%) Struts2
7 1 (3.45%) Web Services
7 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) DataPower
2 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
3 4 (13.79%) iSeries
4 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.45%) Clustering
6 1 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Unix
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (31.03%) Identity Management
2 8 (27.59%) Waterfall
3 7 (24.14%) Unit Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.34%) High Availability
6 2 (6.90%) Process Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.45%) BDD
7 1 (3.45%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 1 (3.45%) Concurrent Programming
7 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Modelling
7 1 (3.45%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.45%) MVC
7 1 (3.45%) OO
7 1 (3.45%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.45%) SOLID
7 1 (3.45%) TDD
7 1 (3.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) Java
2 10 (34.48%) SQL
3 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.79%) Perl
5 1 (3.45%) Jython
5 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) Oracle Identity Management
1 9 (31.03%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 4 (13.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Oracle
2 7 (24.14%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) MuleSoft
4 1 (3.45%) Kony
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) Splunk