The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank - 20 18
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim - 1.19% 4.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 8.33% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £458 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Application Platforms Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
30 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 13.39% 14.29% 19.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 8
Median daily rate £250 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £400 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £366
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £9.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim 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 County Antrim

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim