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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 130 147 120
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -27
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 18 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.61% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.36% 0.79% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 0
Median daily rate £500 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £373
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.80%
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
536 629 444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.08% 19.71% 18.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 385 254
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 26 39
Median hourly rate £18.13 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.10 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.55 £37.04 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +9 12 £550 +7.63% 1
West Yorkshire +8 6 £465 -11.42%
WebSphere Application Server
England

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 20 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 17 (85.00%) Java
3 15 (75.00%) J2EE
4 14 (70.00%) Finance
5 11 (55.00%) Oracle
6 10 (50.00%) WebLogic
6 10 (50.00%) LDAP
7 9 (45.00%) IBM
7 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
7 9 (45.00%) WebLogic Portal
7 9 (45.00%) Perl
7 9 (45.00%) Unix
7 9 (45.00%) Jython
7 9 (45.00%) WebSphere Portal
8 8 (40.00%) IBM Integration Bus
9 7 (35.00%) FileNet
9 7 (35.00%) WebSphere MQ
10 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
11 5 (25.00%) Banking
11 5 (25.00%) JSP
12 4 (20.00%) Apache
12 4 (20.00%) SQL
12 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 4 (20.00%) Identity Management
12 4 (20.00%) DataPower
12 4 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 4 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Management
13 3 (15.00%) High Availability

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 20 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 9 (45.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 9 (45.00%) WebSphere Portal
4 7 (35.00%) FileNet
5 4 (20.00%) Apache
6 2 (10.00%) CICS
6 2 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (5.00%) JBoss
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (10.00%) HTTP
2 2 (10.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.00%) Maven
1 1 (5.00%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Administrator
2 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) WebSphere Specialist
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Lead Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Lead Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Server Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Server Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
5 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Server Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) J2EE
2 8 (40.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 7 (35.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (25.00%) JSP
5 3 (15.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (15.00%) JavaBeans
5 3 (15.00%) Spring
5 3 (15.00%) Struts
6 2 (10.00%) Middleware
7 1 (5.00%) Ajax
7 1 (5.00%) CSS
7 1 (5.00%) CSS3
7 1 (5.00%) Dojo
7 1 (5.00%) HTML5
7 1 (5.00%) JMS
7 1 (5.00%) JPA
7 1 (5.00%) JSON
7 1 (5.00%) Spring Integration
7 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
7 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) DataPower
3 2 (10.00%) iSeries
3 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) zOS
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 3 (15.00%) High Availability
3 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) SOA
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) MVC
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) Jython
2 9 (45.00%) Perl
3 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Oracle
2 9 (45.00%) IBM
3 2 (10.00%) IFS
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft