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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 113 144 129
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -15
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 17 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.70% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.40% 1.10% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 2
Median daily rate £475 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £350 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £453 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.42% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50
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
386 544 515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.79% 17.75% 19.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 360 288
Median daily rate £430 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 13
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £13.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +7.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.40 £22.00 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.29 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+21.65% -9.70%

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 2 December 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 +2 11 £475 -5.00% 1
West Yorkshire +18 5 £500 +42.85% 3
North Yorkshire - 1 £400 - 1
WebSphere Application Server
England

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 33 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 21 (63.64%) Java
3 19 (57.58%) Finance
4 18 (54.55%) J2EE
5 17 (51.52%) WebLogic
6 16 (48.48%) Oracle
7 15 (45.45%) Unix
8 14 (42.42%) WebLogic Portal
9 13 (39.39%) WebSphere Portal
10 12 (36.36%) Perl
11 11 (33.33%) LDAP
11 11 (33.33%) IBM
11 11 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
12 10 (30.30%) FileNet
12 10 (30.30%) Middleware
12 10 (30.30%) DataPower
13 9 (27.27%) Banking
13 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
13 9 (27.27%) Jython
13 9 (27.27%) SQL
14 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
14 8 (24.24%) JSP
14 8 (24.24%) Apache
14 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (24.24%) Identity Management
14 8 (24.24%) Oracle Identity Manager
14 8 (24.24%) Oracle Identity Management
15 7 (21.21%) IBM Integration Bus
15 7 (21.21%) JavaBeans
15 7 (21.21%) Struts

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 33 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 17 (51.52%) WebLogic
3 14 (42.42%) WebLogic Portal
4 13 (39.39%) WebSphere Portal
5 10 (30.30%) FileNet
6 8 (24.24%) Apache
7 3 (9.09%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
8 2 (6.06%) JBoss
8 2 (6.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (6.06%) Tuxedo
9 1 (3.03%) Confluence
9 1 (3.03%) GlassFish
9 1 (3.03%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (3.03%) WebLogic Integration
9 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) LDAP
2 3 (9.09%) HTTP
2 3 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) Maven
General
1 19 (57.58%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Banking
3 4 (12.12%) Law
4 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) Administrator
3 7 (21.21%) WebSphere Administrator
4 6 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Server Administrator
6 4 (12.12%) Consultant
6 4 (12.12%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
6 4 (12.12%) WebSphere Consultant
6 4 (12.12%) WebSphere Specialist
7 3 (9.09%) Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Applications Specialist
8 2 (6.06%) Middleware Specialist
8 2 (6.06%) Server Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Server Specialist
8 2 (6.06%) WebSphere Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
8 2 (6.06%) WebSphere Server Specialist
9 1 (3.03%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (54.55%) J2EE
2 11 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 10 (30.30%) Middleware
4 8 (24.24%) JSP
5 7 (21.21%) IBM Integration Bus
5 7 (21.21%) JavaBeans
5 7 (21.21%) Struts
6 4 (12.12%) JMS
7 3 (9.09%) JDBC
8 2 (6.06%) Hibernate
8 2 (6.06%) JPA
8 2 (6.06%) Spring
8 2 (6.06%) Web Services
9 1 (3.03%) Ajax
9 1 (3.03%) Dojo
9 1 (3.03%) JSF
9 1 (3.03%) JTA
9 1 (3.03%) Spring MVC
9 1 (3.03%) Spring Web Flow
9 1 (3.03%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) DataPower
2 6 (18.18%) iSeries
3 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) Clustering
5 1 (3.03%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Unix
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (24.24%) Identity Management
2 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
3 4 (12.12%) High Availability
4 3 (9.09%) Process Improvement
4 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.06%) MVC
6 1 (3.03%) AOP
6 1 (3.03%) BDD
6 1 (3.03%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 1 (3.03%) Concurrent Programming
6 1 (3.03%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Modelling
6 1 (3.03%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.03%) OO
6 1 (3.03%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.03%) TDD
6 1 (3.03%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) Java
2 12 (36.36%) Perl
3 9 (27.27%) Jython
3 9 (27.27%) SQL
4 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle Identity Management
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 4 (12.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Oracle
2 11 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (6.06%) IFS
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) MuleSoft
4 1 (3.03%) Kony
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) Splunk