The median contractor rate for a WebSphere Application Server Administrator was - per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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) Administrator
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 580 619 613
Rank change year-on-year +39 -6  
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Application Server Administrator 2 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.005% 0.026% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.028% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 11
Median daily rate - £380 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.55%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £335 £450
% change year-on-year - -25.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £62.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40228 46925 48391
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.73% 95.04% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 26246 30992 30918
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1226 1370 1877
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured WebSphere Application Server Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Application Server Administrator in England

WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere Application Server Administrator in England

WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 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
North West +18 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
WebSphere Application Server Administrator
UK

WebSphere Application Server Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, WebSphere Application Server Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring WebSphere Application Server Administrator in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (77.78%) IBM
2 7 (77.78%) HTTP
3 6 (66.67%) LDAP
4 5 (55.56%) Jython
5 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
5 4 (44.44%) JMS
5 4 (44.44%) SSL
6 3 (33.33%) Linux
6 3 (33.33%) Apache
6 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
7 2 (22.22%) ITIL
7 2 (22.22%) Unix
7 2 (22.22%) AIX
7 2 (22.22%) Java
7 2 (22.22%) Perl
7 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
7 2 (22.22%) Python
7 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
7 2 (22.22%) Middleware
7 2 (22.22%) Banking
7 2 (22.22%) High Availability
8 1 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (11.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (11.11%) Task Automation
8 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development

WebSphere Application Server Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (33.33%) Apache
2 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
4 1 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (11.11%) JBoss
4 1 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Process Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) HTTP
2 6 (66.67%) LDAP
3 4 (44.44%) SSL
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) ClearCase
1 1 (11.11%) ClearQuest
1 1 (11.11%) Introscope
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) JMS
2 2 (22.22%) Middleware
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) AIX
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) High Availability
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Jython
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) BladeLogic
1 1 (11.11%) CA Wily
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) ATG
2 1 (11.11%) CA
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle