Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a WebSphere Application Server Administrator was - per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 841 850 866
Rank change year-on-year +9 +16 -33
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Application Server Administrator 5 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.005% 0.014% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.015% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 6
England median daily rate - £450 £450
UK median daily rate - £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £62.50
UK median hourly rate - - £62.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89579 93247 99778
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.76% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 59679 61380 64531
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2656 3007 3839
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.38 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.77% +2.20% +8.97%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.75 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured WebSphere Application Server Administrator in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 17 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
North of England +57 4 - -
Yorkshire +30 2 - -
North West +19 2 - -
South East - 1 - -
WebSphere Application Server Administrator
UK

WebSphere Application Server Administrator Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 5 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) JBoss
3 2 (40.00%) ClearCase
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) AIX
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) ClearQuest
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Process Server
3 2 (40.00%) Jython
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) AS400
4 1 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) SAP

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 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (40.00%) JBoss
2 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (40.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Jython
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) SAP