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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 54 57 60
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 5 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.91% 0.51% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.21% 3.96% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Median daily rate £303 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.82% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £425 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £429 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50
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
96 101 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.49% 12.82% 17.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 56 81
Median daily rate £356 £275 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.54% -19.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £170 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £458 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +78.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -10.25%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing WebSphere Application Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 8 December 2016.

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 16 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (68.75%) Java
3 10 (62.50%) Unix
4 8 (50.00%) IBM
4 8 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 8 (50.00%) DataPower
5 7 (43.75%) Linux
6 6 (37.50%) JBoss
6 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (31.25%) WebSphere Portal
7 5 (31.25%) HTTP
7 5 (31.25%) AIX
7 5 (31.25%) Solaris
7 5 (31.25%) J2EE
7 5 (31.25%) Oracle
7 5 (31.25%) Finance
7 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
8 4 (25.00%) Internet
8 4 (25.00%) Web Services
8 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (18.75%) XML
9 3 (18.75%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
9 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
10 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
10 2 (12.50%) SSL
10 2 (12.50%) RACF
10 2 (12.50%) Migration
10 2 (12.50%) TDD

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 16 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 6 (37.50%) JBoss
4 5 (31.25%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (6.25%) CICS
5 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (6.25%) IBM Transformation Extender
5 1 (6.25%) MQSeries
5 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
5 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) HTTP
2 4 (25.00%) Internet
3 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
3 2 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Bitbucket
1 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) Gradle
1 2 (12.50%) JUnit
1 2 (12.50%) Maven
1 2 (12.50%) Mockito
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) WebSphere Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Support Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Designer
5 1 (6.25%) ETL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Server Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Developer
5 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
5 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) J2EE
2 4 (25.00%) Web Services
3 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
3 3 (18.75%) XML
4 2 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (12.50%) Apache Camel
4 2 (12.50%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (12.50%) JAX-RS
4 2 (12.50%) REST
4 2 (12.50%) SOAP
4 2 (12.50%) Spring
5 1 (6.25%) DHTML
5 1 (6.25%) EJB
5 1 (6.25%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) JDBC
5 1 (6.25%) JMS
5 1 (6.25%) Middleware
5 1 (6.25%) Struts
5 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) DataPower
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Unix
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (31.25%) AIX
4 5 (31.25%) Solaris
5 1 (6.25%) MVS
5 1 (6.25%) Windows
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (18.75%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 2 (12.50%) Information Security
3 2 (12.50%) Microservices
3 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 2 (12.50%) SOA
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) Time Management
3 2 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Coaching
4 1 (6.25%) Concurrent Programming
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
4 1 (6.25%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Python
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Docker
1 2 (12.50%) RACF
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) IBM
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
4 1 (6.25%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) EMC
4 1 (6.25%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Symantec
4 1 (6.25%) TIBCO
4 1 (6.25%) VMware