The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 21 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 3.81% 4.17% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.18% 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-7.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £10.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
+325.00% -78.49%
WebSphere Application Server
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Application Platforms Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
22 15 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 20.95% 20.83% 20.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 14
Average daily rate £325 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £365 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

WebSphere Application Server
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere Application Server.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) DMZ
1 4 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) SailPoint
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (25.00%) Sun
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere Application Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DMZ
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (25.00%) Sun