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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 72 31 58
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +27
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 56 109 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.01% 4.41% 2.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.48% 26.14% 17.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 56 21
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£375 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £330 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £31.88 £29.95
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +6.42%
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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
488 417 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 17.55% 16.88% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 186 152
Average daily rate £350 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 16
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -37.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.25 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £36.00 £25.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
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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 -30 30 £360 -12.99% 4
Glasgow -19 16 £388 +17.42% 1
Stirling -9 4 £450 -2.70%
West Lothian - - - -
Perth and Kinross - - - - 1
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WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 60 (53.57%) Java
2 51 (45.54%) Oracle
2 51 (45.54%) Banking
3 48 (42.86%) IBM
4 47 (41.96%) UNIX
5 46 (41.07%) Finance
6 41 (36.61%) SQL
7 39 (34.82%) XML
8 37 (33.04%) JSP
9 34 (30.36%) JavaScript
9 34 (30.36%) Relational Database
10 33 (29.46%) CSS
11 32 (28.57%) J2EE
12 31 (27.68%) Spring
13 29 (25.89%) WebSphere Application Server
14 28 (25.00%) Linux
14 28 (25.00%) Ajax
15 27 (24.11%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (22.32%) XSLT
16 25 (22.32%) Perl
17 24 (21.43%) PL/SQL
18 23 (20.54%) OO
19 22 (19.64%) JMS
19 22 (19.64%) Struts
19 22 (19.64%) Shell Script
20 21 (18.75%) MVC
20 21 (18.75%) Spring Web Flow
21 20 (17.86%) Unit Testing
21 20 (17.86%) JDBC
22 19 (16.96%) Windows

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 29 (25.89%) WebSphere Application Server
2 17 (15.18%) WebLogic
3 15 (13.39%) WebSphere Portal
4 10 (8.93%) CICS
4 10 (8.93%) CMS
5 9 (8.04%) IIS
6 8 (7.14%) Tomcat
7 6 (5.36%) FileNet
8 5 (4.46%) Apache
9 4 (3.57%) WebLogic Portal
9 4 (3.57%) IBM HTTP Server
9 4 (3.57%) WebSphere Process Server
10 3 (2.68%) Node.js
10 3 (2.68%) TeamSite
11 2 (1.79%) WebLogic Integration
11 2 (1.79%) SharePoint
11 2 (1.79%) GlassFish
11 2 (1.79%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
11 2 (1.79%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (0.89%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.89%) Murex MxG2000
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.61%) Firewall
2 9 (8.04%) SAN
3 8 (7.14%) NAS
4 6 (5.36%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.46%) DNS
6 4 (3.57%) WAN
6 4 (3.57%) DMZ
6 4 (3.57%) LAN
6 4 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.89%) LDAP
7 1 (0.89%) SMS
7 1 (0.89%) MPLS
7 1 (0.89%) SNA
7 1 (0.89%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (30.36%) Relational Database
2 12 (10.71%) RDBMS
2 12 (10.71%) DB2
3 6 (5.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.57%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.89%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (0.89%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.89%) MS Access
5 1 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.89%) MySQL
5 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.89%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 19 (16.96%) Selenium
1 19 (16.96%) CruiseControl
2 6 (5.36%) JUnit
3 4 (3.57%) JIRA
3 4 (3.57%) Introscope
4 2 (1.79%) Ant
4 2 (1.79%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.79%) FitNesse
4 2 (1.79%) Maven
5 1 (0.89%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.89%) Subversion
5 1 (0.89%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.89%) Rational Application Developer
5 1 (0.89%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.89%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.89%) ClearQuest
General
1 51 (45.54%) Banking
2 46 (41.07%) Finance
3 8 (7.14%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.79%) Front Office
5 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.89%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.89%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (41.07%) Developer
2 33 (29.46%) Java Developer
3 19 (16.96%) Designer
4 13 (11.61%) Analyst
5 9 (8.04%) WebSphere Developer
5 9 (8.04%) Solutions Designer
5 9 (8.04%) Applications Support
6 8 (7.14%) Administrator
6 8 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 7 (6.25%) WebSphere Portal Developer
7 7 (6.25%) Portal Developer
7 7 (6.25%) Infrastructure Designer
7 7 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
7 7 (6.25%) Architect
7 7 (6.25%) Consultant
8 6 (5.36%) WebSphere Administrator
9 4 (3.57%) Technical Architect
9 4 (3.57%) WebSphere Consultant
10 3 (2.68%) Applications Architect
10 3 (2.68%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (34.82%) XML
2 37 (33.04%) JSP
3 33 (29.46%) CSS
4 32 (28.57%) J2EE
5 31 (27.68%) Spring
6 28 (25.00%) Ajax
7 25 (22.32%) XSLT
8 22 (19.64%) JMS
8 22 (19.64%) Struts
9 21 (18.75%) Spring Web Flow
10 20 (17.86%) JDBC
11 19 (16.96%) GWT
11 19 (16.96%) iBATIS
11 19 (16.96%) Spring MVC
12 18 (16.07%) HTML
13 16 (14.29%) Middleware
13 16 (14.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 13 (11.61%) WebSphere MQ
14 13 (11.61%) jQuery
14 13 (11.61%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.82%) Mainframe
2 9 (8.04%) Replication
2 9 (8.04%) DataPower
2 9 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.14%) IBM Mainframe
4 7 (6.25%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.79%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.79%) Clustering
7 2 (1.79%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.89%) Derivative
8 1 (0.89%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.89%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 47 (41.96%) UNIX
2 28 (25.00%) Linux
3 19 (16.96%) Windows
4 14 (12.50%) zOS
5 10 (8.93%) AIX
6 4 (3.57%) Solaris
7 3 (2.68%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.68%) Android
8 2 (1.79%) HPUX
8 2 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.89%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.11%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (20.54%) OO
3 21 (18.75%) MVC
4 20 (17.86%) Unit Testing
5 19 (16.96%) Web Application Development
6 8 (7.14%) SOA
7 7 (6.25%) Workflow
8 6 (5.36%) ITIL
8 6 (5.36%) ETL
8 6 (5.36%) E-Commerce
8 6 (5.36%) Migration
8 6 (5.36%) Content Management
9 5 (4.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (4.46%) Web Development
9 5 (4.46%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (3.57%) CRM
10 4 (3.57%) Performance Management
10 4 (3.57%) Network Design
11 3 (2.68%) Android Development
11 3 (2.68%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 60 (53.57%) Java
2 41 (36.61%) SQL
3 34 (30.36%) JavaScript
4 25 (22.32%) Perl
5 24 (21.43%) PL/SQL
6 22 (19.64%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.57%) Python
8 2 (1.79%) C#
8 2 (1.79%) PHP
9 1 (0.89%) Jython
9 1 (0.89%) AspectJ
9 1 (0.89%) Korn
9 1 (0.89%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.89%) VB
9 1 (0.89%) REXX
Qualifications
1 2 (1.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 8 (7.14%) SRDF
2 4 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.89%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (3.57%) CA Wily
2 3 (2.68%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.89%) CA LISA
4 1 (0.89%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.89%) OMEGAMON
4 1 (0.89%) Control-M
4 1 (0.89%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.89%) Legato
Vendors
1 51 (45.54%) Oracle
2 48 (42.86%) IBM
3 15 (13.39%) Microsoft
4 9 (8.04%) TIBCO
5 8 (7.14%) EMC
6 7 (6.25%) JBoss
6 7 (6.25%) CA
7 4 (3.57%) HP
8 3 (2.68%) Guidewire
9 2 (1.79%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.79%) Sun
9 2 (1.79%) Symantec
9 2 (1.79%) Yahoo!
9 2 (1.79%) Google
9 2 (1.79%) VMware
9 2 (1.79%) Kony
10 1 (0.89%) Sybase
10 1 (0.89%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.89%) SAP
10 1 (0.89%) Reuters
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