The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere Studio Application Developer skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Studio Application Developer over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the East of England region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Studio Application Developer (WSAD)
Rank 141 111 126
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +15
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Studio Application Developer 8 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.25% 0.26% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.03% 2.58% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate - £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £35.80 £37.40 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.80 £37.40 -
% change year-on-year
-4.27% -
Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
394 233 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.23% 10.10% 12.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 129 171
Average daily rate £375 £325 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 15 57
Average hourly rate £37.00 £34.92 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.97% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £14.95 £26.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.55 £56.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
WebSphere Studio Application Developer
England

WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Studio Application Developer across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WebSphere Studio Application Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebSphere Studio Application Developer across the East of England region.

WebSphere Studio Application Developer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Studio Application Developer across the East of England region.

WebSphere Studio Application Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Studio Application Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Hertfordshire -8 3 - -
WebSphere Studio Application Developer
England

WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing WebSphere Studio Application Developer also 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 that cited WebSphere Studio Application Developer.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) XML
2 13 (86.67%) XSLT
2 13 (86.67%) UML
2 13 (86.67%) HTML
3 12 (80.00%) UNIX
4 10 (66.67%) JAXB
4 10 (66.67%) Sun
4 10 (66.67%) Sun Certification
4 10 (66.67%) Web Services
4 10 (66.67%) Oracle
4 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 9 (60.00%) Web Development
6 8 (53.33%) J2EE
6 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
6 8 (53.33%) OOD
7 7 (46.67%) C++
7 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
7 7 (46.67%) Java EE
8 5 (33.33%) XPath
8 5 (33.33%) JSTL
8 5 (33.33%) AccuRev
8 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
8 5 (33.33%) Elastic Path
8 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
8 5 (33.33%) Finance
8 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
8 5 (33.33%) ATG
8 5 (33.33%) Log4j

WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing WebSphere Studio Application Developer also 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 that cited WebSphere Studio Application Developer. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 5 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (33.33%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Tridion
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (33.33%) DB2
2 5 (33.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Log4j
1 5 (33.33%) Subversion
1 5 (33.33%) Ant
1 5 (33.33%) JUnit
1 5 (33.33%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
1 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 5 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) XML
2 13 (86.67%) XSLT
2 13 (86.67%) HTML
3 10 (66.67%) JAXB
3 10 (66.67%) Web Services
4 8 (53.33%) J2EE
5 7 (46.67%) Java EE
6 5 (33.33%) JSTL
6 5 (33.33%) XMLBeans
6 5 (33.33%) Ajax
6 5 (33.33%) EJB
6 5 (33.33%) JDBC
6 5 (33.33%) JSP
6 5 (33.33%) Servlets
6 5 (33.33%) Struts
6 5 (33.33%) XHTML
6 5 (33.33%) JMS
7 3 (20.00%) Middleware
7 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (20.00%) TopLink
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) UNIX
2 5 (33.33%) HPUX
2 5 (33.33%) Solaris
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) UML
2 9 (60.00%) Web Development
3 8 (53.33%) OOD
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) Content Management
4 5 (33.33%) OO
4 5 (33.33%) RAD
4 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (46.67%) C++
3 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
4 5 (33.33%) XPath
4 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 5 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Sun Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Sun
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) AccuRev
2 5 (33.33%) Elastic Path
2 5 (33.33%) ATG
2 5 (33.33%) Blue Martini
2 5 (33.33%) IBM
2 5 (33.33%) Interwoven