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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 48 65 67
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 14 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.16% 0.23% 0.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.14% 1.24% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £375 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £363
% change year-on-year
- +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £29.25
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
99 161 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 15.28% 18.57% 14.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 75 44
Median daily rate £330 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £398 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £16.49
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +30.38%

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 24 July 2016.

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 13 (81.25%) Unix
2 13 (81.25%) IBM HTTP Server
3 12 (75.00%) HTTP
4 11 (68.75%) IBM
4 11 (68.75%) Shell Script
5 10 (62.50%) AIX
5 10 (62.50%) Linux
6 9 (56.25%) Java
6 9 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (50.00%) DataPower
8 7 (43.75%) WebSphere Portal
9 6 (37.50%) Solaris
10 5 (31.25%) DB2
10 5 (31.25%) Clustering
11 4 (25.00%) Oracle
11 4 (25.00%) Finance
12 3 (18.75%) Internet
12 3 (18.75%) SSL
12 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (18.75%) Information Security
12 3 (18.75%) J2EE
12 3 (18.75%) JBoss
12 3 (18.75%) HTTPS
12 3 (18.75%) Replication
13 2 (12.50%) Korn
13 2 (12.50%) Subversion
13 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
13 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
13 2 (12.50%) Python

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 13 (81.25%) IBM HTTP Server
3 7 (43.75%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (18.75%) JBoss
5 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
6 1 (6.25%) Apache
6 1 (6.25%) IIS
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Process Server
Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (18.75%) HTTPS
2 3 (18.75%) Internet
2 3 (18.75%) SSL
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) WebSphere Specialist
2 4 (25.00%) Support Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) ETL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Scripter
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Unix Scripter
4 1 (6.25%) Unix Scripting Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) J2EE
2 2 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) DHTML
3 1 (6.25%) EJB
3 1 (6.25%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) JDBC
3 1 (6.25%) JMS
3 1 (6.25%) JSP
3 1 (6.25%) Middleware
3 1 (6.25%) Struts
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) DataPower
2 5 (31.25%) Clustering
3 3 (18.75%) Replication
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Unix
2 10 (62.50%) AIX
2 10 (62.50%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (37.50%) Solaris
5 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (18.75%) Information Security
2 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Coaching
3 1 (6.25%) Concurrent Programming
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (6.25%) ETL
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
3 1 (6.25%) OO
3 1 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (6.25%) OOD
3 1 (6.25%) Refactoring
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Shell Script
2 9 (56.25%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) Korn
3 2 (12.50%) Perl
3 2 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) RACF
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) IBM
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (6.25%) TIBCO