The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank - 72 58
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 0 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.85% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 3.19% 0.93%
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 £420 £360
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £42.50
WebSphere Application Server
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 South Wales region.

Application Platforms Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
76 188 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 13.92% 26.78% 18.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 131 73
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £325 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £460 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +31.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.75 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £44.00 £71.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.43% +20.83%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales 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 South Wales

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in South Wales