Period
to 16 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 6 months to 16 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 103 125 107
Rank change year-on-year +22 -18 +22
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 8 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.35% 0.069% 0.099%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.48% 0.48% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Edinburgh median daily rate £444 - -
Scotland median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

WebSphere Application Server is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 322 419 285
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 14.14% 14.49% 14.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 241 168
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +0.25%
10th Percentile £284 £190 £164
90th Percentile £575 £513 £575
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £23.59 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +48.71% +32.17%
Scotland median hourly rate £15.00 £16.76 £18.00
% change year-on-year -10.50% -6.89% -52.63%

WebSphere Application Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing WebSphere Application Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Application Server in Edinburgh

WebSphere Application Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere Application Server in Edinburgh

WebSphere Application Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 16 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebSphere Application Server in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) NetWeaver
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) JAX-WS
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) EJB
3 2 (25.00%) JDBC
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) JBoss
3 2 (25.00%) Informix
3 2 (25.00%) JMS
3 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) EJB 3.0
3 2 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (25.00%) Product Roadmap
3 2 (25.00%) Project Roadmap
4 1 (12.50%) Deadline-Driven
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Replication
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management

WebSphere Application Server
Co-occurring 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 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (25.00%) JBoss
2 2 (25.00%) NetWeaver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Informix
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Leader
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Support Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Services Manager
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) EJB
1 2 (25.00%) EJB 3.0
1 2 (25.00%) JAX-WS
1 2 (25.00%) JDBC
1 2 (25.00%) JMS
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (25.00%) Product Roadmap
1 2 (25.00%) Project Roadmap
1 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) Deadline-Driven
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) SAP