The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 15 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 2.99% 3.95% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.18% 17.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £330 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £408 £393
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +3.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £27.50 £40.75
% change year-on-year
+42.72% -32.51%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

Application Platforms Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
11 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 16.42% 22.37% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 1
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.86%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

WebSphere
Top 12 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) CA
1 2 (100.00%) CA SiteMinder
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Sun
1 2 (100.00%) CA