Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 August 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)
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 104 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 - +82
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.10% 0.34% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.33% 0.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Essex median daily rate £375 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
East of England median daily rate £375 £400 £363
% change year-on-year -6.25% +10.34% +16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Essex with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 305 306 148
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 30.65% 34.93% 16.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 205 80
Essex median daily rate £513 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +42.86% -
10th Percentile £345 £279 £224
90th Percentile £600 £588 £497
East of England median daily rate £450 £439 £400
% change year-on-year +2.56% +9.69% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 15
Essex median hourly rate £32.50 £35.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.45% +1.43% -5.56%
10th Percentile £23.80 £17.38 £17.95
90th Percentile £50.19 £40.00 £40.90
East of England median hourly rate £25.00 £23.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.38% +17.50% -33.33%

WebSphere Application Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Application Server in Essex

WebSphere Application Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere Application Server in Essex

WebSphere Application Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server in Essex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebSphere Application Server in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Essex region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) WildFly
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (100.00%) Elastic Stack

WebSphere Application Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) WildFly
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle