The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank - - 20
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 3.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £365
% change year-on-year
- +16.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £29.25
WebSphere Application Server
England

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

Application Platforms Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
27 27 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 14.67% 13.30% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 11
Median daily rate £475 £450 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £528 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.15 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.41% +28.15%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands 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 the Midlands

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

WebSphere Application Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Midlands region.

WebSphere Application Server Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands