Period
to 9 December 2018

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 9 December 2018 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 122 99
Rank change year-on-year +23 -23 +9
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 15 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.89% 0.64% 0.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.62% 2.65% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 2
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £394 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.98% +5.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £415 £318 £355
90th Percentile £575 £473 £395
South East median daily rate £473 £375 £463
% change year-on-year +26.00% -18.92% +10.12%
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 325 566 302
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 19.33% 23.98% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 231 164
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +7.59% +5.33%
10th Percentile £244 £290 £225
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 8
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.77 £27.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.88% +80.00% -7.06%
10th Percentile £14.85 £17.19 £13.10
90th Percentile £36.42 £57.10 £34.58
South East median hourly rate £26.65 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +40.26% -15.56% +28.57%

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 9 December 2018.

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 9 December 2018. 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 +22 11 £500 +33.33%
WebSphere Application Server
South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 15 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 10 (66.67%) User Experience
3 9 (60.00%) BDD
3 9 (60.00%) Demandware
3 9 (60.00%) Magento
3 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 9 (60.00%) hybris
3 9 (60.00%) iPad
3 9 (60.00%) Front End Development
3 9 (60.00%) CSS
3 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (60.00%) HTML
3 9 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 9 (60.00%) ATG
4 5 (33.33%) TDD
4 5 (33.33%) LESS
5 4 (26.67%) CSS3
5 4 (26.67%) HTML5
5 4 (26.67%) SEO
5 4 (26.67%) Web Development
5 4 (26.67%) Java
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
5 4 (26.67%) B2C
6 3 (20.00%) HTTP
6 3 (20.00%) IBM
6 3 (20.00%) Web Services
6 3 (20.00%) SQL

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 15 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (13.33%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (13.33%) JBoss
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) Intranet
2 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) Introscope
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 9 (60.00%) UI Developer
3 5 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
3 5 (33.33%) HTML Developer
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (33.33%) JSP Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) CSS
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) LESS
3 4 (26.67%) CSS3
3 4 (26.67%) HTML5
4 3 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (13.33%) Java EE
5 2 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (13.33%) XML
6 1 (6.67%) .NET
6 1 (6.67%) J2EE
6 1 (6.67%) JDBC
6 1 (6.67%) JNDI
6 1 (6.67%) SOAP
6 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) User Experience
2 9 (60.00%) iPad
3 1 (6.67%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) BDD
2 9 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 9 (60.00%) Front End Development
2 9 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (26.67%) B2C
4 4 (26.67%) SEO
4 4 (26.67%) Web Development
5 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
5 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) Data Management
6 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.67%) EAI
6 1 (6.67%) ERP
6 1 (6.67%) Garbage Collection
6 1 (6.67%) People Management
6 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
6 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.67%) Jython
4 1 (6.67%) Korn
4 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) CA Wily
2 1 (6.67%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 9 (60.00%) ATG
2 9 (60.00%) Demandware
2 9 (60.00%) hybris
3 3 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (13.33%) CA
4 2 (13.33%) Remedy
5 1 (6.67%) Informatica
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat