The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 60 52 55
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 2 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.27% 1.32% 1.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.57% 7.62% 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 7
Average daily rate
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£338 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-7.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £10.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
+325.00% -78.49%
WebSphere Application Server
Scotland

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

Application Platforms Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
127 105 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.33% 17.30% 17.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 56 62
Average daily rate £330 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £238 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Average hourly rate £14.00 £9.25 £20.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.35% -53.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (60.00%) JSP
3 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 3 (60.00%) Middleware
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) DataPower
4 2 (40.00%) Spring Web Flow
4 2 (40.00%) JPA
4 2 (40.00%) UIKit
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (40.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (40.00%) Struts2
4 2 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (40.00%) WebCenter
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) Kony
4 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (40.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (40.00%) Clustering

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (40.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (40.00%) GlassFish
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Process Server
3 2 (40.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (40.00%) WebLogic Integration
3 2 (40.00%) JBoss
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) DMZ
1 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planner
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (60.00%) JSP
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (60.00%) Middleware
3 2 (40.00%) Spring Web Flow
3 2 (40.00%) JPA
3 2 (40.00%) UIKit
3 2 (40.00%) Struts2
3 2 (40.00%) WebCenter
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) YUI
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Java EE
3 2 (40.00%) Dojo
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) JSF
3 2 (40.00%) JTA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) DataPower
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (40.00%) Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 2 (40.00%) BDD
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) BPEL
1 2 (40.00%) AOP
1 2 (40.00%) UML
1 2 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) RACF
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Kony
3 2 (40.00%) Yahoo!
3 2 (40.00%) Google
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) BMC
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat