The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
UK / Scotland
Rank 102 115 107
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 1 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.060% 0.57% 0.65%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.38% 2.80% 3.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 12
Median daily rate - £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.41% -
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 Scotland region.

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
262 535 458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 15.73% 20.23% 17.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 318 237
Median daily rate £338 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.18% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £263 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £518 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 10
Median hourly rate £23.00 £19.02 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.92% +5.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £43.50 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +13.15%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

WebSphere Application Server
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +4 1 - -
WebSphere Application Server
UK

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 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 Scotland 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
5 5 (45.45%) J2EE
6 4 (36.36%) Web Services
6 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
6 4 (36.36%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (27.27%) Banking
7 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Portal
7 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
7 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
7 3 (27.27%) Oracle
7 3 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (27.27%) HTTP
8 2 (18.18%) HTTPS
8 2 (18.18%) SSL
8 2 (18.18%) SOA
8 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
8 2 (18.18%) UML
8 2 (18.18%) AIX
8 2 (18.18%) Solaris
8 2 (18.18%) XML
8 2 (18.18%) SOAP
8 2 (18.18%) JUnit
8 2 (18.18%) Finance

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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%) HTTPS
2 2 (18.18%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) 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 3 (27.27%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Server Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Developer
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) J2EE
2 4 (36.36%) Web Services
3 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
4 2 (18.18%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (18.18%) Apache Camel
4 2 (18.18%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (18.18%) JAX-RS
4 2 (18.18%) REST
4 2 (18.18%) SOAP
4 2 (18.18%) Spring
4 2 (18.18%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) EJB
5 1 (9.09%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (9.09%) JDBC
5 1 (9.09%) JMS
5 1 (9.09%) JSP
5 1 (9.09%) Middleware
5 1 (9.09%) Struts
5 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) DataPower
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Unix
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (18.18%) AIX
4 2 (18.18%) 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%) Information Security
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%) 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 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) EMC
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec
4 1 (9.09%) VMware