The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Glasgow region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 64 75 51
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -24
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 3 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.43% 0.22% 1.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.65% 1.15% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £280
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £57.50
Application Platforms Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
113 174 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 16.07% 19.06% 18.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 96 55
Average daily rate £325 £338 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +14.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £254 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 10
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -44.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.50 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.90 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
WebSphere Application Server
Scotland

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 11 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) UNIX
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) Banking
4 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
5 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
5 4 (36.36%) TIBCO
5 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
5 4 (36.36%) ETL
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle
6 3 (27.27%) SOAP
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) MQSeries
6 3 (27.27%) Middleware
7 2 (18.18%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (18.18%) Subversion
7 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 2 (18.18%) WSDL
7 2 (18.18%) ClearCase
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 2 (18.18%) Windows
7 2 (18.18%) XML
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
7 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
8 1 (9.09%) Build Automation

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 11 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (27.27%) MQSeries
3 2 (18.18%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (9.09%) IIS
4 1 (9.09%) Apache
4 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
2 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
1 2 (18.18%) ClearCase
2 1 (9.09%) Maven
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Applications Support
3 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
5 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (9.09%) Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
6 1 (9.09%) Server Support
6 1 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (9.09%) Programmer
6 1 (9.09%) Designer
6 1 (9.09%) Server Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Server Support Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) SOAP
1 3 (27.27%) Middleware
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (18.18%) WSDL
2 2 (18.18%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) Spring
3 1 (9.09%) Java EE
3 1 (9.09%) iBATIS
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) UNIX
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) AIX
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
1 4 (36.36%) ETL
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Build Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
1 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) TIBCO
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Dell
3 1 (9.09%) EMC
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec
3 1 (9.09%) Alterian
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
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