The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow region that had WebSphere Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Specialist
Rank 60 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Specialist 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.17% 0.78% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WebSphere Specialist
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
556 865 800
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.37% 96.43% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 437 407
Median daily rate £338 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 19
Median hourly rate £16.50 £52.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.57% +232.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

WebSphere Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Glasgow region that featured WebSphere Specialist in the job title.

WebSphere Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

WebSphere Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebSphere Specialist across the Glasgow region.

WebSphere Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

WebSphere Specialist Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, WebSphere Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region featuring WebSphere Specialist in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (60.00%) AIX
3 3 (60.00%) Solaris
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) HTTP
3 3 (60.00%) DataPower
3 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (40.00%) HTTPS
4 2 (40.00%) SSL
4 2 (40.00%) J2EE
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) Information Security
5 1 (20.00%) RACF
5 1 (20.00%) Middleware
5 1 (20.00%) JBoss
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement

WebSphere Specialist Skill Set
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 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (80.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (20.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) SSL
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) AIX
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) RACF
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) IBM