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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 131 115 117
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 7 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.24% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.26% 0.77% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 2
Average daily rate
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£438 £425 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £419
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £425 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.25 -
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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 Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
554 390 435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.00% 17.05% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 204 215
Average daily rate £350 £330 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £224 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 33 19
Average hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.90 £11.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £30.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire - 3 £438 - 2
South Yorkshire -15 1 £511 +20.23%
WebSphere Application Server
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WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 17 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (64.71%) Java
3 10 (58.82%) Oracle
4 9 (52.94%) IBM
5 7 (41.18%) UNIX
6 5 (29.41%) FileNet
6 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
7 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
7 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (23.53%) F5
7 4 (23.53%) SUSE
7 4 (23.53%) Replication
7 4 (23.53%) BIG-IP
7 4 (23.53%) zOS
7 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
7 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
7 4 (23.53%) DNS
7 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 4 (23.53%) Windows
7 4 (23.53%) AIX
7 4 (23.53%) Solaris
7 4 (23.53%) Linux
7 4 (23.53%) XML
7 4 (23.53%) ITIL
7 4 (23.53%) Python
7 4 (23.53%) .NET
8 3 (17.65%) UML
8 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 17 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (29.41%) FileNet
3 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.88%) WebLogic Portal
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
1 4 (23.53%) BIG-IP
2 1 (5.88%) LDAP
2 1 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.88%) Maven
2 1 (5.88%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) FileNet Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Programmer
4 3 (17.65%) Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) Java Programmer
5 2 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Server Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) XML
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) J2EE
3 1 (5.88%) SOAP
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.88%) Spring
3 1 (5.88%) Java EE
3 1 (5.88%) WCF
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (5.88%) JAX-WS
3 1 (5.88%) REST
3 1 (5.88%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) UNIX
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) AIX
2 4 (23.53%) Solaris
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) zOS
2 4 (23.53%) SUSE
2 4 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) UML
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) SDLC
3 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) AOP
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) Jython
3 2 (11.76%) Perl
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle
2 9 (52.94%) IBM
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) F5