The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere 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 over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 53 58 46
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 15 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.34% 1.15% 2.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.16% 6.49% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 3
Median daily rate £335 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.17% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £425 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £425 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.47% -4.76%
WebSphere
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
114 154 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.78% 17.68% 16.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 79 64
Median daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £245 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.18% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.91% +15.34%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

WebSphere
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere 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.

1 13 (56.52%) Unix
1 13 (56.52%) IBM
2 12 (52.17%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (39.13%) AIX
3 9 (39.13%) HTTP
4 8 (34.78%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (34.78%) IBM HTTP Server
5 7 (30.43%) Clustering
5 7 (30.43%) Shell Script
5 7 (30.43%) Linux
5 7 (30.43%) DB2
5 7 (30.43%) DataPower
5 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (26.09%) Java
7 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
7 5 (21.74%) Subversion
8 4 (17.39%) Migration
8 4 (17.39%) J2EE
8 4 (17.39%) SOAP
9 3 (13.04%) Web Services
9 3 (13.04%) JUnit
9 3 (13.04%) UML
9 3 (13.04%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (13.04%) Python
9 3 (13.04%) SOA
9 3 (13.04%) Eclipse
9 3 (13.04%) Oracle
9 3 (13.04%) SSL
9 3 (13.04%) Middleware
9 3 (13.04%) Red Hat

WebSphere
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 12 (52.17%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (34.78%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (13.04%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (8.70%) Apache
4 2 (8.70%) JBoss
4 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.35%) IIS
5 1 (4.35%) MQSeries
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) HTTP
2 3 (13.04%) SSL
3 2 (8.70%) HTTPS
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) Internet
4 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) DB2
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
1 5 (21.74%) Subversion
2 3 (13.04%) Bitbucket
2 3 (13.04%) Eclipse
2 3 (13.04%) Gradle
2 3 (13.04%) JUnit
2 3 (13.04%) Maven
2 3 (13.04%) Mockito
3 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (13.04%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Administrator
2 5 (21.74%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Unix Administrator
3 4 (17.39%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) AIX Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Support Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Integration Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Scripter
6 1 (4.35%) Middleware Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Middleware Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Unix Scripter
6 1 (4.35%) Unix Scripting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (17.39%) J2EE
2 4 (17.39%) SOAP
3 3 (13.04%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (13.04%) Apache Camel
3 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
3 3 (13.04%) JAX-RS
3 3 (13.04%) Middleware
3 3 (13.04%) REST
3 3 (13.04%) Spring
3 3 (13.04%) Web Services
4 2 (8.70%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (4.35%) LAMP
5 1 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (4.35%) WSDL
5 1 (4.35%) XML
5 1 (4.35%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Clustering
1 7 (30.43%) DataPower
2 3 (13.04%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (56.52%) Unix
2 9 (39.13%) AIX
3 7 (30.43%) Linux
3 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.70%) Solaris
4 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Migration
2 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (13.04%) High Availability
2 3 (13.04%) Microservices
2 3 (13.04%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (13.04%) SOA
2 3 (13.04%) TDD
2 3 (13.04%) UML
3 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
3 2 (8.70%) Information Security
4 1 (4.35%) API Design
4 1 (4.35%) Identity Management
4 1 (4.35%) Integration Testing
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL
4 1 (4.35%) Kanban
4 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.35%) SDLC
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) Shell Script
2 6 (26.09%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) Korn
4 2 (8.70%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Docker
1 3 (13.04%) PowerHA
2 1 (4.35%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Ansible
2 1 (4.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) IBM
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) BMC
3 1 (4.35%) VMware