The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere 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 over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank - 21 19
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim - 2.83% 4.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 18.75% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £416
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+128.57% -55.41%

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 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 13.27% 15.09% 19.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 6
Median daily rate £225 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +45.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

WebSphere
Top 12 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) KYC

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) KYC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) VMware