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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 130 136 107
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -29
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 16 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.55% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.13% 1.26% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 1
Median daily rate £500 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £365
% change year-on-year
- +16.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £29.25
WebSphere Application Server
England

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
511 554 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.71% 18.79% 16.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 364 205
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 35
Median hourly rate £13.28 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.04 £30.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +30.30%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 July 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
South Yorkshire +7 10 £550 +7.63%
West Yorkshire +8 6 £440 +0.57% 2
WebSphere Application Server
England

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 18 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 15 (83.33%) Java
3 12 (66.67%) J2EE
3 12 (66.67%) Finance
4 11 (61.11%) IBM
5 10 (55.56%) Oracle
6 9 (50.00%) WebLogic
7 8 (44.44%) Perl
7 8 (44.44%) Unix
7 8 (44.44%) LDAP
7 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
7 8 (44.44%) WebLogic Portal
7 8 (44.44%) Jython
7 8 (44.44%) IBM Integration Bus
7 8 (44.44%) WebSphere Portal
8 7 (38.89%) FileNet
8 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
10 5 (27.78%) Oracle BPM
11 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (22.22%) Banking
11 4 (22.22%) JSP
12 3 (16.67%) SQL
12 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 3 (16.67%) Apache
12 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
12 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
12 3 (16.67%) Spring
12 3 (16.67%) Identity Management
12 3 (16.67%) Oracle Identity Manager

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 18 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 8 (44.44%) WebLogic Portal
3 8 (44.44%) WebSphere Portal
4 7 (38.89%) FileNet
5 3 (16.67%) Apache
6 2 (11.11%) CICS
6 2 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (5.56%) JBoss
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) LDAP
2 2 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) WebSphere Specialist
4 3 (16.67%) Administrator
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (11.11%) Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Programmer
5 2 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Lead Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Programmer
5 2 (11.11%) Server Specialist
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Leader
5 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Server Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) J2EE
2 8 (44.44%) IBM Integration Bus
3 6 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (22.22%) JSP
5 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 3 (16.67%) Spring
6 2 (11.11%) JavaBeans
6 2 (11.11%) Middleware
6 2 (11.11%) Struts
6 2 (11.11%) XML
7 1 (5.56%) Ajax
7 1 (5.56%) CSS
7 1 (5.56%) CSS3
7 1 (5.56%) Dojo
7 1 (5.56%) HTML
7 1 (5.56%) HTML5
7 1 (5.56%) JPA
7 1 (5.56%) JSON
7 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
7 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) DataPower
3 2 (11.11%) iSeries
3 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Unix
2 2 (11.11%) zOS
3 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
3 2 (11.11%) SOA
3 2 (11.11%) UML
3 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.56%) High Availability
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) MVC
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) Jython
2 8 (44.44%) Perl
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Sun Certification
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Identity Management
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) IBM
2 10 (55.56%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) IFS
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft