The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank - 59 54
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.76% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.00
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 Wales region.

Application Platforms Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
123 132 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 18.47% 19.02% 16.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 74 48
Average daily rate £363 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £188 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £41.00 £11.00 £90.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+272.72% -87.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Wales

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 11 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (90.91%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 6 (54.55%) JDBC
3 6 (54.55%) JSP
3 6 (54.55%) Struts
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) XML
3 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
3 6 (54.55%) Spring Security
3 6 (54.55%) Shibboleth
3 6 (54.55%) SAML
3 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
3 6 (54.55%) RDBMS
3 6 (54.55%) IBM
3 6 (54.55%) Spring
3 6 (54.55%) Ajax
3 6 (54.55%) Apache Camel
3 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
4 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
4 5 (45.45%) VMware
4 5 (45.45%) Puppet
4 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (45.45%) JBoss
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) WebLogic
5 4 (36.36%) DevOps
6 1 (9.09%) UML

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 11 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (54.55%) Tomcat
3 5 (45.45%) JBoss
3 5 (45.45%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) RDBMS
1 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 1 (9.09%) Rational Application Developer
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
1 6 (54.55%) Java Developer
2 4 (36.36%) DevOps Specialist
2 4 (36.36%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Ajax
1 6 (54.55%) Apache Camel
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
1 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
1 6 (54.55%) JDBC
1 6 (54.55%) JSP
1 6 (54.55%) SAML
1 6 (54.55%) Spring
1 6 (54.55%) Spring Security
1 6 (54.55%) Struts
1 6 (54.55%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) DevOps
2 1 (9.09%) RAD
2 1 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) IBM
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 5 (45.45%) VMware