The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills 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 over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 108 96 67
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -29
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 43 37 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.44% 1.24% 2.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.23% 7.43% 12.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 27
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £510 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-13.88% -4.76%
WebSphere
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
595 498 481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.93% 16.71% 18.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 270 269
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £228 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £454 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 7
Average hourly rate £36.00 £12.10 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+197.52% -28.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £11.00 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 £25.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +12.13%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

WebSphere
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +3 28 £456 +1.38% 3
Glasgow +6 8 £388 -8.82% 5
Dundee - 4 £400 -
Stirling +7 1 - - 1
Aberdeenshire - 1 £400 -
WebSphere
UK

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing WebSphere 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.

1 42 (41.18%) Java
2 36 (35.29%) IBM
3 32 (31.37%) Finance
3 32 (31.37%) Linux
4 29 (28.43%) Unix
5 27 (26.47%) Oracle
5 27 (26.47%) JBoss
6 26 (25.49%) Banking
7 24 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server
7 24 (23.53%) Middleware
8 23 (22.55%) Spring
9 20 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (19.61%) XML
9 20 (19.61%) J2EE
9 20 (19.61%) Tomcat
10 19 (18.63%) AIX
10 19 (18.63%) Hibernate
10 19 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (17.65%) Java EE
11 18 (17.65%) SQL
11 18 (17.65%) SOA
11 18 (17.65%) WebSphere MQ
12 17 (16.67%) Migration
13 16 (15.69%) SQL Server
13 16 (15.69%) DataPower
13 16 (15.69%) Performance Monitoring
14 15 (14.71%) Application Performance Monitoring
14 15 (14.71%) TDD
14 15 (14.71%) XSLT
14 15 (14.71%) WebLogic

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing WebSphere 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (26.47%) JBoss
2 24 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server
3 20 (19.61%) Tomcat
4 15 (14.71%) WebLogic
5 11 (10.78%) WebSphere Portal
6 10 (9.80%) IBM HTTP Server
7 9 (8.82%) IIS
8 8 (7.84%) Apache
9 4 (3.92%) CICS
9 4 (3.92%) GlassFish
9 4 (3.92%) MQSeries
10 3 (2.94%) iPlanet
10 3 (2.94%) WebSphere Process Server
11 2 (1.96%) CMS
11 2 (1.96%) Confluence
11 2 (1.96%) nginx
11 2 (1.96%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (1.96%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
12 1 (0.98%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.92%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.98%) Eikon
2 1 (0.98%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.98%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.98%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.80%) HTTP
2 9 (8.82%) SSL
3 6 (5.88%) DNS
3 6 (5.88%) HTTPS
3 6 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.92%) Firewall
5 3 (2.94%) FTP
5 3 (2.94%) Internet
5 3 (2.94%) LDAP
6 2 (1.96%) DHCP
6 2 (1.96%) IPsec
7 1 (0.98%) LAN
7 1 (0.98%) SAN
7 1 (0.98%) WAN
7 1 (0.98%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.84%) DB2
3 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.96%) MySQL
4 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.98%) DataStage
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.98%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.98%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (14.71%) Eclipse
2 12 (11.76%) JProfiler
3 10 (9.80%) Maven
4 6 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.88%) Subversion
5 4 (3.92%) Introscope
5 4 (3.92%) JUnit
6 3 (2.94%) Bitbucket
6 3 (2.94%) Gradle
6 3 (2.94%) Mockito
7 2 (1.96%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.96%) JIRA
7 2 (1.96%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.98%) Ant
8 1 (0.98%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.98%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.98%) XMLSpy
General
1 32 (31.37%) Finance
2 26 (25.49%) Banking
3 4 (3.92%) Law
3 4 (3.92%) Retail
3 4 (3.92%) Retail Banking
4 3 (2.94%) Legal
5 2 (1.96%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 34 (33.33%) Developer
2 22 (21.57%) Java Developer
3 18 (17.65%) Architect
4 11 (10.78%) Consultant
5 8 (7.84%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (6.86%) Administrator
6 7 (6.86%) WebSphere Developer
7 6 (5.88%) Applications Specialist
7 6 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (4.90%) Agile Developer
8 5 (4.90%) Agile Java Developer
8 5 (4.90%) Unix Administrator
9 4 (3.92%) Portal Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.92%) WebSphere Specialist
10 3 (2.94%) Senior Developer
10 3 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (2.94%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (23.53%) Middleware
2 23 (22.55%) Spring
3 20 (19.61%) J2EE
3 20 (19.61%) XML
4 19 (18.63%) Hibernate
5 18 (17.65%) Java EE
5 18 (17.65%) WebSphere MQ
6 15 (14.71%) XSLT
7 12 (11.76%) SOAP
8 8 (7.84%) JSF
8 8 (7.84%) Web Services
9 7 (6.86%) Apache CXF
9 7 (6.86%) Drools
9 7 (6.86%) IBM Integration Bus
9 7 (6.86%) jBPM
9 7 (6.86%) jQuery
9 7 (6.86%) RESTful
9 7 (6.86%) RichFaces
10 6 (5.88%) Struts
11 5 (4.90%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.69%) DataPower
2 8 (7.84%) Mainframe
3 6 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.90%) Replication
5 3 (2.94%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.96%) Clustering
6 2 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.96%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.96%) PKI
7 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.98%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 32 (31.37%) Linux
2 29 (28.43%) Unix
3 19 (18.63%) AIX
4 13 (12.75%) Solaris
5 8 (7.84%) HPUX
5 8 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (7.84%) Windows
5 8 (7.84%) zOS
6 3 (2.94%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.96%) OS/2
8 1 (0.98%) CentOS
8 1 (0.98%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (17.65%) SOA
4 17 (16.67%) Migration
5 16 (15.69%) Performance Monitoring
6 15 (14.71%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 15 (14.71%) TDD
7 14 (13.73%) SDLC
8 12 (11.76%) Scrum
8 12 (11.76%) Waterfall
9 7 (6.86%) BPMN
9 7 (6.86%) Workflow
10 5 (4.90%) Change Management
10 5 (4.90%) ITIL
10 5 (4.90%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (3.92%) Application Performance Management
11 4 (3.92%) DevOps
11 4 (3.92%) Incident Management
11 4 (3.92%) Microservices
11 4 (3.92%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (41.18%) Java
2 18 (17.65%) SQL
3 8 (7.84%) Shell Script
4 6 (5.88%) Perl
4 6 (5.88%) Python
5 5 (4.90%) Bash Shell
5 5 (4.90%) C#
6 4 (3.92%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.92%) PHP
7 3 (2.94%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.94%) REXX
7 3 (2.94%) VBScript
8 2 (1.96%) C++
8 2 (1.96%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.96%) VBA
9 1 (0.98%) C
9 1 (0.98%) COBOL
9 1 (0.98%) JCL
9 1 (0.98%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) QA
1 2 (1.96%) SLA
2 1 (0.98%) MiFID
2 1 (0.98%) SEPA
System Software
1 5 (4.90%) Docker
2 4 (3.92%) RACF
2 4 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.94%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 3 (2.94%) vSphere
4 2 (1.96%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 2 (1.96%) Xen
5 1 (0.98%) zsh
Systems Management
1 9 (8.82%) Tivoli
2 4 (3.92%) CA Wily
3 3 (2.94%) OMEGAMON
3 3 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.94%) Puppet
4 2 (1.96%) Ansible
4 2 (1.96%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.98%) Nagios
Vendors
1 36 (35.29%) IBM
2 27 (26.47%) Oracle
3 14 (13.73%) Microsoft
4 9 (8.82%) CA
4 9 (8.82%) Red Hat
5 8 (7.84%) VMware
6 5 (4.90%) Ab Initio
7 4 (3.92%) BMC
8 3 (2.94%) HP
9 2 (1.96%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.96%) Sybase
9 2 (1.96%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.96%) webMethods
10 1 (0.98%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.98%) Cognos
10 1 (0.98%) FactSet
10 1 (0.98%) Remedy
10 1 (0.98%) SAP
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