Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 21 November 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)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 34 32
Rank change year-on-year -1 -2 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 12 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.73% 2.80% 1.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.90% 9.76% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Watford median daily rate £450 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £550 £500 -
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire 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 Watford with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 93 82 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 21.14% 28.67% 18.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 31 10
Watford median daily rate £419 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.47% +18.06% +44.00%
10th Percentile £264 £180 £204
90th Percentile £561 £538 £489
Hertfordshire median daily rate £416 £400 £351
% change year-on-year +4.06% +14.12% -2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Watford median hourly rate - - £30.00
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -7.89% -41.54% +103.13%

WebSphere Application Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Application Server in Watford

WebSphere Application Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere Application Server in Watford

WebSphere Application Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server in Watford over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebSphere Application Server in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 12 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (83.33%) IBM
3 7 (58.33%) Java
4 6 (50.00%) J2EE
4 6 (50.00%) Client/Server
5 5 (41.67%) SOA
5 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
5 5 (41.67%) HTML
5 5 (41.67%) EJB
5 5 (41.67%) Middleware
5 5 (41.67%) MVC
5 5 (41.67%) IBM Integration Bus
5 5 (41.67%) REST
5 5 (41.67%) DataPower
6 4 (33.33%) Retail
6 4 (33.33%) CSS
6 4 (33.33%) JSP
6 4 (33.33%) Servlets
6 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 3 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) XHTML
7 3 (25.00%) Subversion
7 3 (25.00%) Ajax
7 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 2 (16.67%) jQuery
8 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
8 2 (16.67%) Marketing
8 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
8 2 (16.67%) Spring
8 2 (16.67%) Commerce Server

WebSphere Application Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 12 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) CMS
2 2 (16.67%) Commerce Server
3 1 (8.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Solr
3 1 (8.33%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) Jackrabbit
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) Ant
2 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (8.33%) JUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Log4j
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) Mockito
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Games
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
1 5 (41.67%) WebSphere Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Java Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) J2EE
2 5 (41.67%) EJB
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) IBM Integration Bus
2 5 (41.67%) Middleware
2 5 (41.67%) REST
3 4 (33.33%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) JSP
3 4 (33.33%) Servlets
4 3 (25.00%) Ajax
4 3 (25.00%) XHTML
5 2 (16.67%) JDBC
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) Spring
5 2 (16.67%) Struts
5 2 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (8.33%) Java EE
6 1 (8.33%) JPA
6 1 (8.33%) JSON
6 1 (8.33%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 5 (41.67%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) HPUX
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Solaris
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
1 5 (41.67%) MVC
1 5 (41.67%) SOA
2 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (16.67%) DNA
2 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Kanban
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) RAD
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Secure Coding
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) ATG
2 1 (8.33%) Blue Martini
2 1 (8.33%) Demandware
2 1 (8.33%) Elastic Path
2 1 (8.33%) hybris
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle