The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Belfast region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £57.50
Application Platforms Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
16 51 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 16.16% 22.08% 23.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 28 9
Average daily rate £278 £325 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.61% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
WebSphere Application Server
County Antrim

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 8 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 18 April 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%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) Swing
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) XML

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Swing Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Swing
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SQL