The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Stirling region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 16 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 3.08% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.18% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £57.50
Application Platforms Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
11 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 16.92% 21.74% 21.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 7
Average daily rate £450 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
WebSphere Application Server
Scotland

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling region citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (50.00%) JDBC
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) FitNesse
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Application Developer

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling region citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Application Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (50.00%) Rational Application Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Development Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) JDBC
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) Servlets
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) RAD
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Intel
2 1 (50.00%) VMware