The table below looks at the statistics for the WebSphere Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Consultant
Rank 91 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Consultant 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.14% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £509 £425
% change year-on-year
-21.37% +19.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WebSphere Consultant
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1371 1258 1124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.01% 95.88% 94.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 694 685 551
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 12
Average hourly rate £19.02 £24.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.75% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.35 £47.50 £95.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

WebSphere Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Consultant in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

WebSphere Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

WebSphere Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

WebSphere Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

WebSphere Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited WebSphere Consultant in their job title 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 with WebSphere Consultant in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Xen
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (75.00%) IPsec
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) Servlets
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) FTP
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) Middleware
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef

WebSphere Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited WebSphere Consultant in their job title 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 with WebSphere Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) Confluence
3 2 (50.00%) nginx
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) FTP
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
1 3 (75.00%) IPsec
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Servlets
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) Xen
2 2 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Atlassian