Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 23 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 175 215
Rank change year-on-year +1 +40 -41
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 13 33 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.29% 0.61% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.82% 3.48% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 9
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £500 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +30.72% +14.18%
10th Percentile £411 £392 £325
90th Percentile £575 £550 £595
England median daily rate £450 £450 £423
% change year-on-year - +6.51% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £36.00 £62.50
% change year-on-year - -42.40% +108.33%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 714 949 1183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.11% 17.42% 19.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 450 565 758
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £565 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 27 45
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.25 £21.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.62% +40.00% -2.80%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.90 £9.25
90th Percentile £25.35 £31.05 £37.04
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +2.56% +8.33%

WebSphere Application Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Application Server in Yorkshire

WebSphere Application Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere Application Server in Yorkshire

WebSphere Application Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebSphere Application Server in Yorkshire

WebSphere Application Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebSphere Application Server in Yorkshire

WebSphere Application Server
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
West Yorkshire +9 12 £550 +10.00%
South Yorkshire -5 1 £400 -20.00% 1
WebSphere Application Server
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 13 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (92.31%) IBM
3 9 (69.23%) Java
4 7 (53.85%) WebSphere Portal
5 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
5 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) J2EE
6 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 5 (38.46%) RAD
6 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
6 5 (38.46%) Maven
6 5 (38.46%) iPad
7 4 (30.77%) Rational Application Developer
7 4 (30.77%) Dojo
7 4 (30.77%) jQuery
7 4 (30.77%) System Testing
7 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
7 4 (30.77%) Gradle
7 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
7 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (30.77%) Finance
7 4 (30.77%) Subversion
7 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (30.77%) SSL
7 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
7 4 (30.77%) Ant
8 3 (23.08%) Web Services
8 3 (23.08%) SOA
8 3 (23.08%) Linux
8 3 (23.08%) Banking

WebSphere Application Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 7 (53.85%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (15.38%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
3 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (7.69%) Apache
4 1 (7.69%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (7.69%) Confluence
4 1 (7.69%) JBoss
4 1 (7.69%) nginx
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (7.69%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
4 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (7.69%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) GitHub
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) SSL
2 2 (15.38%) LDAP
2 2 (15.38%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
2 5 (38.46%) Maven
3 4 (30.77%) Ant
3 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 4 (30.77%) Gradle
3 4 (30.77%) Rational Application Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Subversion
4 2 (15.38%) ClearCase
4 2 (15.38%) ClearQuest
5 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
5 1 (7.69%) IntelliJ
5 1 (7.69%) JIRA
5 1 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Portal Developer
2 6 (46.15%) WebSphere Developer
2 6 (46.15%) WebSphere Portal Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Server Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.69%) SOA Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) J2EE
2 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
2 4 (30.77%) Dojo
2 4 (30.77%) jQuery
2 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) JDBC
4 2 (15.38%) JMS
4 2 (15.38%) REST
4 2 (15.38%) SOAP
4 2 (15.38%) XML
4 2 (15.38%) XSLT
5 1 (7.69%) Apache Camel
5 1 (7.69%) Kafka
5 1 (7.69%) Node.js
5 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (7.69%) React
5 1 (7.69%) RESTful
5 1 (7.69%) Servlets
5 1 (7.69%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) iPad
2 3 (23.08%) DataPower
3 2 (15.38%) Clustering
3 2 (15.38%) Web 2.0
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) AIX
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
1 5 (38.46%) RAD
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
2 4 (30.77%) System Testing
3 3 (23.08%) SOA
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) High Availability
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) Open Source
4 2 (15.38%) Presales
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) IT Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) Loose Coupling
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) Jython
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) Groovy
5 1 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
5 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
1 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Ansible
1 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) Splunk
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) EMC
3 1 (7.69%) F5
3 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) TIBCO
3 1 (7.69%) VMware