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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 72 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.34% 0.30% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.88% 1.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £450 £403
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.80%
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
160 120 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 18.33% 18.13% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 64 52
Average daily rate £350 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £213 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.46% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 6
Average hourly rate £14.75 £11.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.09% -37.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.75 £18.80 £17.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.52 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-5.48% -0.88%

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 September 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (77.78%) UNIX
3 6 (66.67%) WebLogic
3 6 (66.67%) JSP
3 6 (66.67%) IBM
3 6 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (66.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 6 (66.67%) DataPower
4 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
4 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
5 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 4 (44.44%) DNS
5 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
5 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
5 4 (44.44%) Windows
5 4 (44.44%) IIS
5 4 (44.44%) Firewall
5 4 (44.44%) DMZ
5 4 (44.44%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (33.33%) Banking
6 3 (33.33%) TIBCO
6 3 (33.33%) Middleware
6 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL
6 3 (33.33%) Linux

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (66.67%) WebLogic
3 4 (44.44%) IIS
3 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
3 4 (44.44%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Process Server
4 2 (22.22%) GlassFish
4 2 (22.22%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (22.22%) WebLogic Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
1 4 (44.44%) DMZ
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
1 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Support Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Applications Support
2 4 (44.44%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) JSP
1 6 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
1 6 (66.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (33.33%) Middleware
3 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
3 2 (22.22%) Spring
3 2 (22.22%) JSF
3 2 (22.22%) JTA
3 2 (22.22%) Ajax
3 2 (22.22%) Java EE
3 2 (22.22%) Dojo
3 2 (22.22%) Spring Web Flow
3 2 (22.22%) Servlets
3 2 (22.22%) SOAP
3 2 (22.22%) Struts
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) JMS
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (66.67%) DataPower
3 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (22.22%) Clustering
4 2 (22.22%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) UNIX
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 3 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) BPEL
3 2 (22.22%) AOP
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) UML
3 2 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) IBM
2 3 (33.33%) TIBCO
3 2 (22.22%) Yahoo!
3 2 (22.22%) Google
3 2 (22.22%) Kony
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) JBoss