The table below looks at the statistics for the WebSphere Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Developer
Rank 56 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Developer 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.30% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £388 £423
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -8.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WebSphere Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
626 563 502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.43% 91.99% 89.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 343 296
Average daily rate £363 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £202 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 31 22
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £10.98 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.55 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

WebSphere Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Developer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

WebSphere Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

WebSphere Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

WebSphere Developer Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

WebSphere Developer
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited WebSphere Developer in their job title 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 with WebSphere Developer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DataPower
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software

WebSphere Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited WebSphere Developer in their job title 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 with WebSphere Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) DataPower
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM