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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 50 54 62
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.20% 0.90% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.52% 6.12% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £265 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -37.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.05% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
66 98 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.23% 14.67% 14.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 62 68
Median daily rate £338 £300 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £190 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £405 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £21.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.84%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 11 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (72.73%) Java
3 7 (63.64%) Unix
4 6 (54.55%) JBoss
4 6 (54.55%) IBM
4 6 (54.55%) DataPower
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
6 4 (36.36%) J2EE
6 4 (36.36%) Web Services
6 4 (36.36%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Portal
7 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
7 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
7 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
7 3 (27.27%) Oracle
7 3 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (27.27%) AIX
7 3 (27.27%) Solaris
7 3 (27.27%) HTTP
8 2 (18.18%) SOA
8 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
8 2 (18.18%) UML
8 2 (18.18%) XML
8 2 (18.18%) SOAP
8 2 (18.18%) JUnit
8 2 (18.18%) Internet
8 2 (18.18%) Finance
8 2 (18.18%) Migration
8 2 (18.18%) 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 11 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (54.55%) JBoss
3 4 (36.36%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (9.09%) CICS
5 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (9.09%) IBM Transformation Extender
5 1 (9.09%) MQSeries
5 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
5 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
3 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
3 1 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) DB2
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Bitbucket
1 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Gradle
1 2 (18.18%) JUnit
1 2 (18.18%) Maven
1 2 (18.18%) Mockito
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Developer
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) J2EE
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
3 2 (18.18%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (18.18%) Apache Camel
3 2 (18.18%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (18.18%) JAX-RS
3 2 (18.18%) REST
3 2 (18.18%) SOAP
3 2 (18.18%) Spring
3 2 (18.18%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) EJB
4 1 (9.09%) EJB 3.0
4 1 (9.09%) JDBC
4 1 (9.09%) JMS
4 1 (9.09%) JSP
4 1 (9.09%) Middleware
4 1 (9.09%) Struts
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) DataPower
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Unix
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (27.27%) AIX
4 3 (27.27%) Solaris
5 1 (9.09%) MVS
5 1 (9.09%) Windows
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Microservices
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) SOA
2 2 (18.18%) TDD
2 2 (18.18%) UML
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Concurrent Programming
3 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security
3 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) OOD
3 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Python
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
2 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) IBM
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Dell
3 1 (9.09%) EMC
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec
3 1 (9.09%) VMware