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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 60 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.17% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.83% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£170 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-14.11% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £46.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -19.35%
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
120 72 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 20.27% 15.72% 19.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 45 50
Average daily rate £350 £255 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.25% -28.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £165 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £398 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £348 £333
% change year-on-year
+3.59% +4.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.48 £12.70 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £105.55 £18.98 £18.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

WebSphere Application Server
Top 26 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere Application Server.

1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (66.67%) RAD
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Spring Web Flow
3 2 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 2 (33.33%) JPA
3 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) JMeter
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) JSF
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Java EE

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere Application Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 2 (33.33%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Spring Web Flow
1 2 (33.33%) JPA
1 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
1 2 (33.33%) JSF
1 2 (33.33%) Ajax
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) RAD
2 2 (33.33%) Load Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat