Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 June 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)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 96 113
Rank change year-on-year +7 +17 -44
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 13 2 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.26% 0.22% 1.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.07% 1.06% 5.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 21
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £430 £405 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.17% +37.29% +4.42%
10th Percentile £302 £325 £273
90th Percentile £518 £489 £351
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £430 £405 £298
% change year-on-year +6.17% +36.13% +5.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - £36.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £36.00

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 214 189 430
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 20.78% 20.93% 22.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 124 283
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £365 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.67% +17.19% -20.00%
10th Percentile £261 £254 £240
90th Percentile £561 £528 £505
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £364 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +3.93% +7.69% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 15
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £12.50 £27.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.55% -3.51% +119.23%
10th Percentile £10.80 £10.25 £15.40
90th Percentile £27.00 £40.00 £36.54
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £12.50 £27.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year -54.55% -3.51% +119.23%

WebSphere Application Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Application Server in Newcastle upon Tyne

WebSphere Application Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere Application Server in Newcastle upon Tyne

WebSphere Application Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebSphere Application Server in Newcastle upon Tyne

WebSphere Application Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebSphere Application Server in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
1 13 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 13 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (92.31%) DevOps
2 12 (92.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (92.31%) Unix
2 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 12 (92.31%) Red Hat
3 11 (84.62%) WebSphere MQ
3 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (84.62%) JBoss
3 11 (84.62%) Siebel
3 11 (84.62%) IBM
3 11 (84.62%) WebLogic
3 11 (84.62%) Informatica
3 11 (84.62%) Axway
3 11 (84.62%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 10 (76.92%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (76.92%) Software Packaging
4 10 (76.92%) Puppet
4 10 (76.92%) OO
5 9 (69.23%) HP
5 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
6 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
6 8 (61.54%) FileNet
6 8 (61.54%) AIX
6 8 (61.54%) Java
7 7 (53.85%) Private Cloud
8 6 (46.15%) Forum Sentry
8 6 (46.15%) Change Control

WebSphere Application Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 13 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (84.62%) JBoss
2 11 (84.62%) WebLogic
3 8 (61.54%) FileNet
4 6 (46.15%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 11 (84.62%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (46.15%) Network Security
1 6 (46.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) BusinessObjects
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Operational Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) WebSphere MQ
2 10 (76.92%) Software Packaging
3 6 (46.15%) LDAP
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (53.85%) Private Cloud
3 6 (46.15%) DataPower
4 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
1 12 (92.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 12 (92.31%) Unix
2 8 (61.54%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) DevOps
2 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (76.92%) OO
4 6 (46.15%) Change Control
4 6 (46.15%) Workflow
5 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
6 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 2 (15.38%) Content Management
6 2 (15.38%) Data Management
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
6 2 (15.38%) Open Source
6 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (15.38%) Service Management
7 1 (7.69%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Proactive Management
7 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) Perl
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (76.92%) Puppet
2 6 (46.15%) Forum Sentry
3 1 (7.69%) Kibana
3 1 (7.69%) logstash
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 12 (92.31%) Red Hat
3 11 (84.62%) Axway
3 11 (84.62%) IBM
3 11 (84.62%) Informatica
3 11 (84.62%) Siebel
4 9 (69.23%) HP
5 6 (46.15%) Sun