The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank - 52 46
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 0 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 1.35% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 5.94% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Median daily rate - £450 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +164.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £430 £360
% change year-on-year
-4.06% +19.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
WebSphere Application Server
South Wales

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

Application Platforms Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
21 101 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 8.57% 22.65% 19.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 72 50
Median daily rate £394 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £12.50 £21.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% +42.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff