Period
to 18 January 2018

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 6 months to 18 January 2018 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
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 840 829 825
Rank change year-on-year -11 -4 +9
Contract jobs citing Tivoli Workload Scheduler 36 41 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.042% 0.052%
As % of the System Software category 0.28% 0.34% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 18 19
UK median daily rate £400 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +1.97% +4.83%
10th Percentile £325 £353 £351
90th Percentile £446 £501 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £430 £380
% change year-on-year -6.98% +13.16% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
UK median hourly rate - £52.50 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +40.94% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year - +40.94% -

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

All System Software Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 12,833 11,908 10,795
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.79% 12.26% 10.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,340 7,468 6,226
UK median daily rate £425 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +6.80% +7.14%
10th Percentile £160 £165 £156
90th Percentile £619 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 699 836 1,149
UK median hourly rate £16.41 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.53% +3.23% -
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.20 £44.38 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +1.61%

Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Tivoli Workload Scheduler as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Tivoli Workload Scheduler in the UK

Tivoli Workload Scheduler
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

Tivoli Workload Scheduler
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 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -1 34 £400 +3.23% 4
UK excluding London +7 33 £400 -6.98% 4
North of England +38 21 £400 -10.11% 2
North East +59 18 £400 -4.76% 2
South East -24 8 £400 +5.26% 1
North West +10 3 £500 +0.76%
West Midlands +12 2 £363 -
Midlands +10 2 £363 - 1
London -39 2 £525 +47.89%
Wales - 1 £425 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £298 -

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 36 (100.00%) Tivoli
2 29 (80.56%) Shell Script
3 28 (77.78%) Solaris
4 27 (75.00%) AIX
4 27 (75.00%) Red Hat
5 26 (72.22%) Linux
6 25 (69.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 23 (63.89%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (61.11%) Unix
9 19 (52.78%) HP
9 19 (52.78%) BMC
10 18 (50.00%) Windows
10 18 (50.00%) HPUX
10 18 (50.00%) Windows Server
10 18 (50.00%) PowerShell
10 18 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
11 17 (47.22%) Open Source
11 17 (47.22%) SaaS
11 17 (47.22%) PaaS
11 17 (47.22%) ServiceNow
11 17 (47.22%) IaaS
11 17 (47.22%) ITIL
11 17 (47.22%) Change Management
12 16 (44.44%) Service Management
12 16 (44.44%) Data Management
12 16 (44.44%) VSAM
12 16 (44.44%) JCL
12 16 (44.44%) MVS
12 16 (44.44%) ITIL V3
13 15 (41.67%) ISPF

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 8 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.78%) CICS
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (2.78%) SAS
2 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 17 (47.22%) IaaS
1 17 (47.22%) PaaS
1 17 (47.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) SAN
2 1 (2.78%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) DataStage
2 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.33%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (2.78%) DB2
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (2.78%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (2.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Ant
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (16.67%) Banking
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Analyst
2 10 (27.78%) Operations Analyst
3 8 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) AIX Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Operational Support Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Operations Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) DataStage Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Mainframe Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Mainframe Support
7 2 (5.56%) Unix Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) DataStage ETL Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Digital Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Digital Performance Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) MVS Support
8 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Unix Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) ISPF
2 2 (5.56%) Middleware
3 1 (2.78%) Apache FOP
3 1 (2.78%) CSS
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) J2EE
3 1 (2.78%) jQuery
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (63.89%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (44.44%) VSAM
3 14 (38.89%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.56%) LPAR
4 2 (5.56%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.78%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 28 (77.78%) Solaris
2 27 (75.00%) AIX
3 26 (72.22%) Linux
4 25 (69.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (61.11%) Unix
6 18 (50.00%) HPUX
6 18 (50.00%) Windows
6 18 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 18 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 16 (44.44%) MVS
8 15 (41.67%) VME
8 15 (41.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Change Management
1 17 (47.22%) ITIL
1 17 (47.22%) Open Source
2 16 (44.44%) Data Management
2 16 (44.44%) ITIL V3
2 16 (44.44%) Service Management
3 7 (19.44%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 6 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 6 (16.67%) Validation
5 5 (13.89%) ETL
6 4 (11.11%) SDLC
7 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.56%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (5.56%) Logical Data Model
9 1 (2.78%) Operations Management
9 1 (2.78%) Statistics
9 1 (2.78%) Time Management
9 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.78%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (80.56%) Shell Script
2 18 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 16 (44.44%) JCL
4 15 (41.67%) C
5 8 (22.22%) Korn
6 2 (5.56%) Java
7 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.78%) Jython
7 1 (2.78%) Perl
7 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.78%) Python
7 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 15 (41.67%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 15 (41.67%) RACF
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle Clusterware
3 1 (2.78%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 36 (100.00%) Tivoli
2 15 (41.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 8 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.78%) OMEGAMON
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 27 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 19 (52.78%) BMC
2 19 (52.78%) HP
3 17 (47.22%) ServiceNow
4 15 (41.67%) IBM
5 11 (30.56%) Oracle
6 1 (2.78%) Informatica
6 1 (2.78%) Teradata