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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 68 73 67
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.23% 0.24% 0.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.28% 1.64% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -22.00%
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
156 122 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 18.20% 14.90% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 45 64
Average daily rate £318 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.30% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £251 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 10
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% +29.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

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 31 July 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MQSeries
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) CICS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) MQSeries
3 1 (33.33%) CICS
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Designer
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) Java
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix