Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 101 114
Rank change year-on-year -16 +13 +4
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 19 10 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.81% 0.57% 0.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.38% 3.09% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 9
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -41.67%
10th Percentile £314 £355 £292
90th Percentile £469 £395 £491
South East median daily rate £363 £450 £420
% change year-on-year -19.44% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

WebSphere Application Server is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 562 324 507
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 23.94% 18.59% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 171 251
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £294 £239 £215
90th Percentile £525 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +0.13% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 19
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £27.00 £15.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.00% -7.06% -
10th Percentile £17.73 £13.10 £9.00
90th Percentile £54.20 £34.58 £27.30
South East median hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -13.33% +21.62% +13.57%

WebSphere Application Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing WebSphere Application Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Application Server in Buckinghamshire

WebSphere Application Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere Application Server in Buckinghamshire

WebSphere Application Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebSphere Application Server in Buckinghamshire

WebSphere Application Server
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -18 17 £350 -6.67%
WebSphere Application Server
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 19 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 18 (94.74%) Java
3 15 (78.95%) Eclipse
3 15 (78.95%) Spring
3 15 (78.95%) Hibernate
4 10 (52.63%) MVC
4 10 (52.63%) Spring MVC
4 10 (52.63%) Web Services
4 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
4 10 (52.63%) HTML
4 10 (52.63%) CSS
4 10 (52.63%) OO
5 8 (42.11%) JSP
5 8 (42.11%) Maven
6 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
7 6 (31.58%) SQL
7 6 (31.58%) WebSphere MQ
8 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
8 5 (26.32%) JMS
8 5 (26.32%) OOD
8 5 (26.32%) SOA
8 5 (26.32%) Oracle
8 5 (26.32%) Ant
8 5 (26.32%) WebLogic
8 5 (26.32%) Struts
8 5 (26.32%) EJB
8 5 (26.32%) JBoss
8 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
8 5 (26.32%) Ajax

WebSphere Application Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 19 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (26.32%) JBoss
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (26.32%) Tomcat
2 5 (26.32%) WebLogic
3 2 (10.53%) IBM HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Google Analytics
1 5 (26.32%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (26.32%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 15 (78.95%) Eclipse
2 8 (42.11%) Maven
3 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
4 5 (26.32%) Ant
4 5 (26.32%) Hudson
4 5 (26.32%) JIRA
4 5 (26.32%) Subversion
5 3 (15.79%) Introscope
6 2 (10.53%) JUnit
General
1 5 (26.32%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 12 (63.16%) Java Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) CRM Developer
5 1 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.26%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java WebSphere Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.26%) MuleSoft Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Server Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Server Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) Hibernate
1 15 (78.95%) Spring
2 10 (52.63%) CSS
2 10 (52.63%) HTML
2 10 (52.63%) Spring MVC
2 10 (52.63%) Web Services
3 8 (42.11%) JSP
4 6 (31.58%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (26.32%) Ajax
5 5 (26.32%) EJB
5 5 (26.32%) IBM Integration Bus
5 5 (26.32%) Java EE
5 5 (26.32%) JMS
5 5 (26.32%) jQuery
5 5 (26.32%) JSTL
5 5 (26.32%) Lucene
5 5 (26.32%) Spring Integration
5 5 (26.32%) Struts
6 3 (15.79%) Dojo
6 3 (15.79%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) MVC
1 10 (52.63%) OO
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Analytics
2 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
2 5 (26.32%) OOD
2 5 (26.32%) SEO
2 5 (26.32%) SOA
2 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
2 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
3 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) Java
2 10 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Coremetrics
1 5 (26.32%) Google
1 5 (26.32%) hybris
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
1 5 (26.32%) PayPal
2 3 (15.79%) CA
2 3 (15.79%) MuleSoft
3 2 (10.53%) IBM
3 2 (10.53%) Remedy
4 1 (5.26%) SAP