The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 3 months to 24 June 2017 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 / Surrey
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.25% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.53% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +15.62% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year - +1.40%  

WebSphere Application Server is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 196 290 226
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 16.28% 22.91% 17.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 210 139
Median daily rate £475 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £281 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 10
Median hourly rate £21.50 £11.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +95.45% -63.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £11.00 £19.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £40.00 £40.11
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

WebSphere Application Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing WebSphere Application Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Application Server in Surrey

WebSphere Application Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere Application Server in Surrey

WebSphere Application Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebSphere Application Server in Surrey

WebSphere Application Server
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey 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
Reigate - 1 £475 -
WebSphere Application Server
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
1 3 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Release Automation
2 2 (66.67%) AppDynamics
2 2 (66.67%) IaaS
2 2 (66.67%) New Relic
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) PaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) CA
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) Fintech
3 1 (33.33%) Perl

WebSphere Application Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 3 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) IaaS
2 2 (66.67%) PaaS
2 2 (66.67%) SaaS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Design Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Release Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) AppDynamics
1 2 (66.67%) CA
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) New Relic