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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 22 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 0.84% 1.67% 0.96%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.09% 9.09% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £413 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £370
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +21.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £29.25
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
11 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 9.24% 18.33% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 4
Median daily rate £356 £350 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% +10.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £301 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £500 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing WebSphere Application Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 15 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) NetWeaver
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) JAX-WS
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE 5
1 1 (100.00%) EJB 3.0
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 1 (100.00%) NetWeaver
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) EJB 3.0
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE 5
1 1 (100.00%) JAX-WS
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) SAP