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 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 44 41 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 12 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.31% 2.19% 2.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.77% 17.14% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 7
Median daily rate £370 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £385 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £495 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £409
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-8.53% +2.50%
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
94 105 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 18.11% 12.77% 17.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 60 81
Median daily rate £350 £300 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £172 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
- +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 £21.29 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+21.65% -9.70%

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 2 December 2016.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 16 (59.26%) WebSphere Application Server
2 15 (55.56%) Java
3 14 (51.85%) IBM
4 13 (48.15%) DataPower
5 12 (44.44%) Finance
5 12 (44.44%) Unix
6 10 (37.04%) Oracle
7 9 (33.33%) JBoss
8 8 (29.63%) IBM HTTP Server
9 7 (25.93%) Shell Script
9 7 (25.93%) Linux
10 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (18.52%) WebSphere Portal
11 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (18.52%) AIX
11 5 (18.52%) Solaris
11 5 (18.52%) Web Services
11 5 (18.52%) XML
11 5 (18.52%) J2EE
11 5 (18.52%) HTTP
11 5 (18.52%) HTTPS
11 5 (18.52%) SSL
12 4 (14.81%) Python
12 4 (14.81%) Internet
12 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
12 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
12 4 (14.81%) IBM Integration Bus
12 4 (14.81%) Banking
12 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
12 4 (14.81%) DevOps

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 16 (59.26%) WebSphere Application Server
2 9 (33.33%) JBoss
3 8 (29.63%) IBM HTTP Server
4 5 (18.52%) WebSphere Portal
5 3 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (3.70%) CICS
6 1 (3.70%) IBM Transformation Extender
6 1 (3.70%) MQSeries
6 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 2 (7.41%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) HTTP
1 5 (18.52%) HTTPS
1 5 (18.52%) SSL
2 4 (14.81%) Internet
3 2 (7.41%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.41%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (3.70%) DB2
3 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.41%) Bitbucket
2 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Gradle
2 2 (7.41%) JUnit
2 2 (7.41%) Maven
2 2 (7.41%) Mockito
2 2 (7.41%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) ClearCase
3 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Developer
2 4 (14.81%) Consultant
2 4 (14.81%) WebSphere Specialist
3 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) SAP MDM Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Support Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Database Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Designer
5 1 (3.70%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Identity Management Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Designer
5 1 (3.70%) Server Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) SOA Developer
5 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
5 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) J2EE
1 5 (18.52%) Web Services
1 5 (18.52%) XML
2 4 (14.81%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 3 (11.11%) Kafka
3 3 (11.11%) SOAP
3 3 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (7.41%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (7.41%) Apache Camel
4 2 (7.41%) JAX-RS
4 2 (7.41%) Middleware
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (7.41%) REST
4 2 (7.41%) Spring
4 2 (7.41%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
5 1 (3.70%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (3.70%) JMS
5 1 (3.70%) Struts
5 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) DataPower
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Unix
2 7 (25.93%) Linux
3 6 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (18.52%) AIX
4 5 (18.52%) Solaris
5 1 (3.70%) MVS
5 1 (3.70%) Windows
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (14.81%) DevOps
3 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (11.11%) Information Security
3 3 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (11.11%) SOA
4 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (7.41%) Microservices
4 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 2 (7.41%) TDD
4 2 (7.41%) Time Management
4 2 (7.41%) UML
5 1 (3.70%) Coaching
5 1 (3.70%) Concurrent Programming
5 1 (3.70%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Master Data Management
5 1 (3.70%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) Java
2 7 (25.93%) Shell Script
3 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
3 4 (14.81%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) C
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) SQL
5 1 (3.70%) VB
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Apache Flume
2 2 (7.41%) Docker
2 2 (7.41%) RACF
2 2 (7.41%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) BMC PATROL
1 3 (11.11%) logstash
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (7.41%) Ansible
2 2 (7.41%) Data Guard
2 2 (7.41%) Puppet
2 2 (7.41%) Tivoli
2 2 (7.41%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (3.70%) OpenView
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) IBM
2 10 (37.04%) Oracle
3 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.41%) AppDynamics
4 2 (7.41%) CA
4 2 (7.41%) SAP
5 1 (3.70%) BMC
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix
5 1 (3.70%) Dell
5 1 (3.70%) EMC
5 1 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) Symantec
5 1 (3.70%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.70%) VMware