The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 25 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.73% 1.35% 0.88%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.14% 9.09% 16.67%
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 £373
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £29.25
WebSphere Application Server
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
14 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 10.22% 14.86% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
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 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £500 £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 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 Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

WebSphere Application Server
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -10 1 £413 +26.92%
WebSphere Application Server
UK

WebSphere Application Server
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 26 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 Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland 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