The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Tivoli Workload Scheduler skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Tivoli Workload Scheduler over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

IBM Tivoli Workload Scheduler (TWS)
UK
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 580 638 624
Rank change year-on-year +58 -14  
Contract jobs citing Tivoli Workload Scheduler 20 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.036% 0.025%
As % of the System Software category 0.40% 0.30% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 8
Median daily rate £425 £325 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.76% -24.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £405 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £325 £500
% change year-on-year +30.00% -35.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £19.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.25 -

Tivoli Workload Scheduler is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

Contract System Software Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 5051 6634 5825
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 10.90% 11.87% 10.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3243 4063 3241
Median daily rate £401 £393 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.03% +12.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £340
% change year-on-year +4.16% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 334 476 682
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -8.57% +6.06%  

Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Tivoli Workload Scheduler as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Tivoli Workload Scheduler in the UK

Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Tivoli Workload Scheduler.

Contractor daily rate trend for Tivoli Workload Scheduler in the UK

Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Tivoli Workload Scheduler over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tivoli Workload Scheduler in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tivoli Workload Scheduler.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Tivoli Workload Scheduler in the UK

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Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Tivoli Workload Scheduler within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +59 20 £425 +30.76% 1
London - 10 £438 - 1
South East +25 8 £423 -
Milton Keynes +2 6 £423 -
Buckinghamshire -1 6 £423 -
City of London - 3 £450 -
Hampshire +11 2 - -
Northamptonshire +3 2 £421 -
East Midlands -1 2 £421 -
Havant -2 2 - -
Northampton - 1 £423 -

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Tivoli Workload Scheduler 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 Tivoli Workload Scheduler.

1 35 (100.00%) Tivoli
2 17 (48.57%) Unix
3 16 (45.71%) IBM
4 12 (34.29%) ITIL
5 11 (31.43%) SQL
6 10 (28.57%) Mainframe
7 9 (25.71%) Finance
7 9 (25.71%) VB
7 9 (25.71%) Perl
7 9 (25.71%) WebSphere MQ
7 9 (25.71%) WebSphere
8 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
8 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
8 8 (22.86%) Windows
8 8 (22.86%) Migration
9 7 (20.00%) Change Management
10 6 (17.14%) Banking
10 6 (17.14%) AIX
10 6 (17.14%) IIS
10 6 (17.14%) Linux
10 6 (17.14%) Oracle
10 6 (17.14%) Middleware
10 6 (17.14%) System Testing
10 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
10 6 (17.14%) Change Control
11 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database
11 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
11 5 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (14.29%) RDBMS
11 5 (14.29%) Java

Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Co-occurring 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 9 (25.71%) WebSphere
2 6 (17.14%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Firewall
1 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
1 3 (8.57%) VPN
2 2 (5.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 5 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.57%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.86%) Ant
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Release Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Product Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Products Support Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Release Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Technical Leader
4 2 (5.71%) Architect
4 2 (5.71%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Delivery Project Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Lead Project Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Tivoli Architect
5 1 (2.86%) IT Operations Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (17.14%) Middleware
3 2 (5.71%) J2EE
4 1 (2.86%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Mainframe
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.86%) Equities
3 1 (2.86%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Unix
2 8 (22.86%) Windows
3 6 (17.14%) AIX
3 6 (17.14%) Linux
4 5 (14.29%) Solaris
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Server
6 3 (8.57%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) ITIL
2 8 (22.86%) Migration
3 7 (20.00%) Change Management
4 6 (17.14%) Change Control
4 6 (17.14%) System Testing
5 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.57%) B2B
6 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.71%) High Availability
7 2 (5.71%) Project Management
7 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) Service Management
7 2 (5.71%) Test Strategy
8 1 (2.86%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.86%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.86%) Process Improvement
8 1 (2.86%) Quality Management
8 1 (2.86%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) SQL
2 9 (25.71%) Perl
2 9 (25.71%) VB
3 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
4 5 (14.29%) Java
4 5 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 3 (8.57%) COBOL
6 1 (2.86%) Jython
6 1 (2.86%) Korn
6 1 (2.86%) Python
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 35 (100.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.71%) Control-M
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) IBM
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle
4 5 (14.29%) Serena
5 3 (8.57%) CA
5 3 (8.57%) Remedy