The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
South East / West Sussex
Rank - - 54
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - - 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Application Platforms Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
97 83 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 20.73% 17.62% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 50 68
Median daily rate £511 £408 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.33% +8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £519 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 11
Median hourly rate £16.50 £25.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.65% +62.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex 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 West Sussex

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex