The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for IBM Transformation Extender skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IBM Transformation Extender over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM Transformation Extender (formerly IBM WebSphere Transformation Extender (WTX))
UK
Rank - 601 -
Contract jobs citing IBM Transformation Extender 0 27 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.051% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 20 0
Median daily rate - £294 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £275 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

IBM Transformation Extender is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7784 9113 9021
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.41% 17.25% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5089 5794 5356
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £561 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 225 316
Median hourly rate £18.50 £19.92 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.10% +4.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

IBM Transformation Extender
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing IBM Transformation Extender as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for IBM Transformation Extender in the UK

IBM Transformation Extender
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IBM Transformation Extender.

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Transformation Extender in the UK

IBM Transformation Extender
Top 16 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IBM Transformation Extender also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for IBM Transformation Extender.

1 6 (85.71%) IBM
1 6 (85.71%) Middleware
1 6 (85.71%) Migration
1 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 2 (28.57%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (14.29%) DataPower
3 1 (14.29%) CICS
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) MVS
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) Unix

IBM Transformation Extender
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) CICS
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Architect
1 6 (85.71%) Middleware Architect
2 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Developer
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) MVS
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat