The first table below looks at the demand for the WebSphere Developer 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 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 Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WebSphere Developer
Rank 75 49 64
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +15
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Developer 3 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.23% 0.88% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.94% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Average daily rate £445 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.87% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £390
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1211 742 1091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.37% 93.33% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 671 318 536
Average daily rate £385 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £491 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 9 32
Average hourly rate £21.00 £15.50 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.48% -38.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £9.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £30.83 £34.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
WebSphere Developer
Scotland

WebSphere Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

WebSphere Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

WebSphere Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

WebSphere Developer Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

WebSphere Developer
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited WebSphere Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Portal
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) ClearCase
3 1 (33.33%) WSDL
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE

WebSphere Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited WebSphere Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) ClearCase
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) WSDL
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM