The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 66 57 43
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 8 13 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.89% 1.83% 3.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.10% 11.40% 20.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 15
Average daily rate
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£425 £288 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% -14.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £278 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £298 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.80 £28.24
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +33.85%
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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
157 114 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.56% 16.08% 18.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 65 88
Average daily rate £375 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £177 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 4
Average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £17.00 £9.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £17.00 £14.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 May 2015.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing WebSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere.

1 8 (80.00%) UNIX
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (50.00%) OO
4 5 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (40.00%) Perl
5 4 (40.00%) IBM
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) Banking
6 3 (30.00%) CruiseControl
6 3 (30.00%) Spring
6 3 (30.00%) Ajax
6 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (30.00%) CSS
6 3 (30.00%) JDBC
6 3 (30.00%) JSP
6 3 (30.00%) Struts
6 3 (30.00%) XML
6 3 (30.00%) XSLT
6 3 (30.00%) J2EE
6 3 (30.00%) iBATIS
6 3 (30.00%) Spring MVC
6 3 (30.00%) Selenium
6 3 (30.00%) Spring Web Flow
6 3 (30.00%) GWT
6 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (30.00%) Web Application Development

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing WebSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (10.00%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LDAP
1 2 (20.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (20.00%) SSL
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) CruiseControl
1 3 (30.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) J2EE
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
1 3 (30.00%) JDBC
1 3 (30.00%) JSP
1 3 (30.00%) Struts
1 3 (30.00%) XML
1 3 (30.00%) XSLT
1 3 (30.00%) iBATIS
1 3 (30.00%) Spring MVC
1 3 (30.00%) Spring Web Flow
1 3 (30.00%) Spring
1 3 (30.00%) Ajax
1 3 (30.00%) GWT
2 2 (20.00%) Java EE
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (10.00%) WSDL
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) UNIX
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) AIX
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Web Application Development
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Perl
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (20.00%) CA
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
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