Period
to 18 February 2019

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 18 February 2019 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
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 97 118 109
Rank change year-on-year +21 -9 -11
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 11 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.70% 0.64% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.62% 2.69% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 0
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.11% - -
South East median daily rate £473 £463 £466
% change year-on-year +2.16% -0.75% +10.95%
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 304 521 258
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 19.45% 23.82% 14.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 234 140
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £450 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +15.38% -2.50%
10th Percentile £210 £286 £247
90th Percentile £525 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 2
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £26.65 £27.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.30% +96.36% -14.81%
10th Percentile £14.50 £21.47 £13.33
90th Percentile £42.04 £60.00 £13.98
South East median hourly rate £16.77 £19.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -11.72% -13.64% +14.29%

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
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 18 February 2019. 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 7 £425 -8.11% 1
WebSphere Application Server
South East

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, 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 11 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (81.82%) Oracle
3 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
4 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
4 6 (54.55%) Magento
4 6 (54.55%) hybris
4 6 (54.55%) iPad
4 6 (54.55%) BDD
4 6 (54.55%) Demandware
4 6 (54.55%) User Experience
4 6 (54.55%) Front End Development
4 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 6 (54.55%) CSS
4 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) ATG
5 5 (45.45%) Java
5 5 (45.45%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (36.36%) CSS3
6 4 (36.36%) HTML5
6 4 (36.36%) Linux
6 4 (36.36%) IBM
6 4 (36.36%) B2C
6 4 (36.36%) SEO
6 4 (36.36%) Web Development
7 3 (27.27%) Finance
7 3 (27.27%) Middleware
7 3 (27.27%) JBoss
7 3 (27.27%) Unix

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 11 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (27.27%) JBoss
2 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
3 2 (18.18%) Confluence
3 2 (18.18%) IBM Domino
3 2 (18.18%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (9.09%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (9.09%) GlassFish
4 1 (9.09%) JRun
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon S3
1 2 (18.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) FishEye
2 2 (18.18%) Introscope
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) JIRA
2 2 (18.18%) Maven
2 2 (18.18%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
1 6 (54.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 6 (54.55%) UI Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) HTML CSS Developer
2 2 (18.18%) HTML Developer
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (18.18%) JSP Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior WebSphere Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) CSS3
2 4 (36.36%) HTML5
3 3 (27.27%) Middleware
4 2 (18.18%) Java EE
4 2 (18.18%) JMS
4 2 (18.18%) JTA
4 2 (18.18%) LESS
4 2 (18.18%) Servlets
5 1 (9.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) iPad
1 6 (54.55%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (9.09%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) BDD
1 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
1 6 (54.55%) Front End Development
1 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
2 5 (45.45%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (36.36%) B2C
3 4 (36.36%) SEO
3 4 (36.36%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) Application Performance Management
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
4 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
4 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Open Source
5 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCIE
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
1 2 (18.18%) CA Wily
1 2 (18.18%) Docker Swarm
1 2 (18.18%) Kubernetes
1 2 (18.18%) Nagios
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) ATG
2 6 (54.55%) Demandware
2 6 (54.55%) hybris
3 4 (36.36%) IBM
4 2 (18.18%) AppDynamics
4 2 (18.18%) Atlassian
4 2 (18.18%) CA
4 2 (18.18%) Remedy
4 2 (18.18%) Splunk
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) White Clarke
5 1 (9.09%) GUPTA
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft