Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for WebSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere over the 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IBM WebSphere
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 25 28
Rank change year-on-year -17 +3 -2
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 36 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 6.56% 2.29% 2.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 46.15% 16.67% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 1 1
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £358 £406 £363
90th Percentile £488 £419 £388
Northern Ireland median daily rate £413 £413 £375
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate - - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -

WebSphere is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
County Antrim
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 78 30 40
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 14.21% 13.76% 22.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 8 18
County Antrim median daily rate £400 £350 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +55.56% -18.92%
10th Percentile £257 £268 £119
90th Percentile £448 £451 £483
Northern Ireland median daily rate £400 £350 £225
% change year-on-year +14.29% +55.56% -25.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
County Antrim median hourly rate £12.00 £14.25 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.79% -55.47% -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £12.00 £13.88 £32.00
% change year-on-year -13.51% -56.64% -

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

Job postings citing WebSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in County Antrim.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in County Antrim

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WebSphere in County Antrim.

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere in County Antrim

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -15 35 £413 -
WebSphere
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (91.67%) Finance
3 22 (61.11%) Banking
3 22 (61.11%) XML
4 21 (58.33%) Spring
4 21 (58.33%) Hibernate
5 20 (55.56%) Web Services
5 20 (55.56%) RESTful
6 19 (52.78%) Spring Integration
6 19 (52.78%) Data Modelling
6 19 (52.78%) JavaScript
6 19 (52.78%) CSS
6 19 (52.78%) JSP
6 19 (52.78%) MVC
7 18 (50.00%) Oracle
8 16 (44.44%) SQL
9 14 (38.89%) HTML
9 14 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (36.11%) WebLogic
10 13 (36.11%) Struts
11 12 (33.33%) Relational Database
12 11 (30.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (30.56%) AngularJS
12 11 (30.56%) Backbone.js
12 11 (30.56%) ETL
12 11 (30.56%) DB2
12 11 (30.56%) Ajax
13 10 (27.78%) Multithreading
14 9 (25.00%) JSON
15 8 (22.22%) Java EE

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 13 (36.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.78%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.78%) Jetty
2 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 11 (30.56%) DB2
4 6 (16.67%) Apache Hive
4 6 (16.67%) Big Data
5 5 (13.89%) Hadoop
5 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
6 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (5.56%) KDB
8 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (2.78%) Endeca
9 1 (2.78%) IDOL
9 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
9 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.56%) JUnit
3 1 (2.78%) Ant
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.78%) Bower
3 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.78%) Grunt
3 1 (2.78%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.78%) JIRA
3 1 (2.78%) Maven
3 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 33 (91.67%) Finance
2 22 (61.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (97.22%) Developer
1 35 (97.22%) Java Developer
2 31 (86.11%) Senior Developer
2 31 (86.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 18 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 18 (50.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
4 14 (38.89%) HTML CSS Developer
4 14 (38.89%) HTML Developer
5 9 (25.00%) Core Java Developer
6 8 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (22.22%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Angular Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Senior SQL Developer
7 4 (11.11%) SQL Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior WPF Developer
8 3 (8.33%) WPF Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Big Data Developer
9 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
9 2 (5.56%) C# WPF Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (61.11%) XML
2 21 (58.33%) Hibernate
2 21 (58.33%) Spring
3 20 (55.56%) RESTful
3 20 (55.56%) Web Services
4 19 (52.78%) CSS
4 19 (52.78%) JSP
4 19 (52.78%) Spring Integration
5 14 (38.89%) HTML
6 13 (36.11%) Struts
7 11 (30.56%) Ajax
7 11 (30.56%) AngularJS
7 11 (30.56%) Backbone.js
7 11 (30.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (25.00%) JSON
9 8 (22.22%) Java EE
9 8 (22.22%) JPA
9 8 (22.22%) Node.js
9 8 (22.22%) Servlets
9 8 (22.22%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Data Modelling
1 19 (52.78%) MVC
2 11 (30.56%) ETL
3 10 (27.78%) Multithreading
4 8 (22.22%) Concurrent Programming
5 5 (13.89%) OO
6 4 (11.11%) Case Management
6 4 (11.11%) Functional Testing
6 4 (11.11%) Pattern Matching
7 3 (8.33%) Mathematics
8 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.56%) Coaching
8 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.56%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (5.56%) OOD
8 2 (5.56%) RAD
8 2 (5.56%) TDD
8 2 (5.56%) UML
9 1 (2.78%) Data Analytics
9 1 (2.78%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (52.78%) JavaScript
3 16 (44.44%) SQL
4 8 (22.22%) TypeScript
5 2 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) HDFS
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) Sencha
3 1 (2.78%) Atlassian