The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 66 75 69
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 28 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.22% 0.95% 1.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.11% 6.30% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 8
Median daily rate £425 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £380 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +27.86%
WebSphere
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
277 238 283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.93% 15.02% 22.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 105 166
Median daily rate £375 £369 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £466 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +30.30%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

WebSphere
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 24 (43.64%) Oracle
2 19 (34.55%) Linux
2 19 (34.55%) IBM
3 18 (32.73%) Middleware
3 18 (32.73%) SQL Server
3 18 (32.73%) Java
4 17 (30.91%) JBoss
5 16 (29.09%) Finance
5 16 (29.09%) Hibernate
6 13 (23.64%) Banking
7 12 (21.82%) Spring
8 11 (20.00%) Java EE
8 11 (20.00%) Windows
8 11 (20.00%) SQL
8 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 10 (18.18%) SSL
9 10 (18.18%) AIX
9 10 (18.18%) Struts
9 10 (18.18%) Tomcat
10 9 (16.36%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (14.55%) Unix
11 8 (14.55%) CA
11 8 (14.55%) Tivoli
12 7 (12.73%) Red Hat
12 7 (12.73%) SOA
12 7 (12.73%) TCP/IP
12 7 (12.73%) DNS
12 7 (12.73%) Solaris
12 7 (12.73%) ITIL
12 7 (12.73%) WebLogic

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 17 (30.91%) JBoss
2 10 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 9 (16.36%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (12.73%) IIS
4 7 (12.73%) WebLogic
5 6 (10.91%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (7.27%) CICS
6 4 (7.27%) GlassFish
6 4 (7.27%) WebSphere Portal
7 3 (5.45%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (3.64%) Apache
8 2 (3.64%) CMS
9 1 (1.82%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (1.82%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.18%) SSL
2 7 (12.73%) DNS
2 7 (12.73%) TCP/IP
3 6 (10.91%) Internet
4 4 (7.27%) Firewall
5 3 (5.45%) LDAP
6 1 (1.82%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) DB2
3 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.64%) Redis
5 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Introscope
2 3 (5.45%) ClearQuest
3 2 (3.64%) ClearCase
3 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.64%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.82%) JProfiler
4 1 (1.82%) Maven
General
1 16 (29.09%) Finance
2 13 (23.64%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Retail
3 2 (3.64%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) Developer
2 9 (16.36%) Administrator
3 8 (14.55%) Java Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Architect
4 7 (12.73%) Server Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) WebSphere Administrator
5 6 (10.91%) Windows Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Windows Server Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Consultant
6 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (7.27%) Middleware Consultant
8 3 (5.45%) Applications Specialist
8 3 (5.45%) DB2 DBA
8 3 (5.45%) DB2 Support
8 3 (5.45%) DBA
8 3 (5.45%) Monitoring Specialist
8 3 (5.45%) Performance Specialist
8 3 (5.45%) Production DBA
8 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.45%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.73%) Middleware
2 16 (29.09%) Hibernate
3 12 (21.82%) Spring
4 11 (20.00%) Java EE
5 10 (18.18%) Struts
6 6 (10.91%) JSF
6 6 (10.91%) Web Services
6 6 (10.91%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (9.09%) Servlets
8 4 (7.27%) HTML
9 3 (5.45%) .NET
9 3 (5.45%) XML
10 2 (3.64%) Drools
10 2 (3.64%) TIBCO EMS
11 1 (1.82%) Apache CXF
11 1 (1.82%) IBM Integration Bus
11 1 (1.82%) jQuery
11 1 (1.82%) RESTful
11 1 (1.82%) RichFaces
11 1 (1.82%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Cryptography
1 6 (10.91%) Mainframe
2 3 (5.45%) Clustering
2 3 (5.45%) Replication
3 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.82%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 19 (34.55%) Linux
2 11 (20.00%) Windows
3 10 (18.18%) AIX
4 8 (14.55%) Unix
5 7 (12.73%) Solaris
5 7 (12.73%) Windows Server
6 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (9.09%) HPUX
8 4 (7.27%) zOS
9 3 (5.45%) OS/2
10 2 (3.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.73%) Change Management
1 7 (12.73%) ITIL
1 7 (12.73%) SOA
2 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (10.91%) Migration
2 6 (10.91%) OO
2 6 (10.91%) OOD
2 6 (10.91%) Open Source
3 5 (9.09%) DevOps
3 5 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (7.27%) Application Performance Management
4 4 (7.27%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 4 (7.27%) Incident Management
4 4 (7.27%) Performance Management
4 4 (7.27%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (5.45%) People Management
5 3 (5.45%) Server Building
5 3 (5.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (32.73%) Java
2 11 (20.00%) SQL
3 7 (12.73%) PowerShell
3 7 (12.73%) VBScript
4 5 (9.09%) C#
5 4 (7.27%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.27%) PHP
5 4 (7.27%) Python
6 3 (5.45%) REXX
7 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.64%) C++
7 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.64%) VBA
8 1 (1.82%) COBOL
8 1 (1.82%) JCL
8 1 (1.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) RACF
1 3 (5.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (3.64%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (3.64%) zsh
3 1 (1.82%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 8 (14.55%) Tivoli
2 4 (7.27%) CA Wily
3 3 (5.45%) OMEGAMON
4 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.64%) Puppet
5 1 (1.82%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 24 (43.64%) Oracle
2 19 (34.55%) IBM
3 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (14.55%) CA
5 7 (12.73%) Red Hat
6 6 (10.91%) webMethods
7 4 (7.27%) Ab Initio
8 3 (5.45%) BMC
9 2 (3.64%) HP
9 2 (3.64%) Sybase
9 2 (3.64%) TIBCO
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