The first table below looks at the demand for the WebSphere Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 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 Job Titles advertised for the Scotland 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
WebSphere Consultant
Rank 124 - 113
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Consultant 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.075% - 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% - 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £400 £445
% change year-on-year
+34.37% -10.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2459 2178 2625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.79% 92.96% 93.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1286 1075 1322
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £236 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 58 108
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.77 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.62% -29.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £43.70 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
WebSphere Consultant
UK

WebSphere Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

WebSphere Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

WebSphere Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

WebSphere Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

WebSphere Consultant
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Portal
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Process Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Jython
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) WSRP
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Flex
3 1 (33.33%) HTML

WebSphere Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Process Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) WSRP
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Flex
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Jython
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) IBM