The table below looks at the statistics for the WebSphere Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WebSphere Developer
Rank 539 512 507
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -5
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Developer 49 41 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.093% 0.086% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.092% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 19 24
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£425 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £313 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £505 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £440
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WebSphere Developer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47993 44437 46047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.63% 92.80% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 30660 27466 26538
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1968 1962 2297
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

WebSphere Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

WebSphere Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

WebSphere Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

WebSphere Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

WebSphere Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

WebSphere Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

WebSphere Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

WebSphere Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

WebSphere Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +2 16 £435 -3.33% 2
North West - 8 £388 - 1
WebSphere Developer
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WebSphere Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 92 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 63 (68.48%) IBM
3 53 (57.61%) Java
4 46 (50.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 26 (28.26%) Web Services
6 23 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 20 (21.74%) J2EE
8 19 (20.65%) JavaScript
8 19 (20.65%) Linux
8 19 (20.65%) E-Commerce
8 19 (20.65%) Integration Testing
9 18 (19.57%) Oracle
10 17 (18.48%) CSS
11 16 (17.39%) SAP
11 16 (17.39%) XML
12 15 (16.30%) UNIX
12 15 (16.30%) AIX
12 15 (16.30%) DB2
12 15 (16.30%) HTTP
12 15 (16.30%) Unit Testing
12 15 (16.30%) MVC
13 14 (15.22%) Mainframe
14 13 (14.13%) EJB
14 13 (14.13%) WebSphere Application Server
14 13 (14.13%) JSP
14 13 (14.13%) Servlets
15 12 (13.04%) JDBC
15 12 (13.04%) RAD
15 12 (13.04%) ClearQuest
15 12 (13.04%) XML Schema

WebSphere Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 92 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 13 (14.13%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (9.78%) WebSphere Portal
4 8 (8.70%) Oracle Workflow
5 7 (7.61%) WebSphere Process Server
6 3 (3.26%) MQSeries
7 2 (2.17%) Quickr
8 1 (1.09%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.09%) FileNet
8 1 (1.09%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.09%) JBoss
8 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.30%) HTTP
2 5 (5.43%) SSL
3 4 (4.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.30%) DB2
2 4 (4.35%) MySQL
3 3 (3.26%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.26%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.09%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (13.04%) ClearCase
1 12 (13.04%) ClearQuest
2 4 (4.35%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.17%) Ant
3 2 (2.17%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 1 (1.09%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (11.96%) Finance
2 5 (5.43%) Automotive
3 4 (4.35%) Advertising
4 3 (3.26%) Back Office
4 3 (3.26%) Retail
5 2 (2.17%) Banking
6 1 (1.09%) Publishing
6 1 (1.09%) Legal
6 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (50.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 26 (28.26%) Web Services
3 23 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 20 (21.74%) J2EE
5 17 (18.48%) CSS
6 16 (17.39%) XML
7 13 (14.13%) EJB
7 13 (14.13%) JSP
7 13 (14.13%) Servlets
8 12 (13.04%) JDBC
8 12 (13.04%) XML Schema
9 11 (11.96%) REST
9 11 (11.96%) Struts
10 9 (9.78%) Taglibs
10 9 (9.78%) DAO
11 8 (8.70%) Spring
12 7 (7.61%) HTML
13 5 (5.43%) Hibernate
14 4 (4.35%) Middleware
14 4 (4.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) Mainframe
2 8 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 8 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.52%) DataPower
4 3 (3.26%) Clustering
5 2 (2.17%) iSeries
6 1 (1.09%) Open Source
6 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.65%) Linux
2 15 (16.30%) UNIX
2 15 (16.30%) AIX
3 3 (3.26%) Windows
4 1 (1.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.65%) E-Commerce
1 19 (20.65%) Integration Testing
2 15 (16.30%) Unit Testing
2 15 (16.30%) MVC
3 12 (13.04%) RAD
3 12 (13.04%) Service Delivery
4 11 (11.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (10.87%) Workflow
6 8 (8.70%) Workflow Management
7 5 (5.43%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.35%) Migration
8 4 (4.35%) SOA
8 4 (4.35%) UML
9 3 (3.26%) EAI
9 3 (3.26%) Scrum
9 3 (3.26%) Incident Management
9 3 (3.26%) Problem Management
9 3 (3.26%) Performance Management
10 2 (2.17%) Waterfall
10 2 (2.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 53 (57.61%) Java
2 19 (20.65%) JavaScript
3 11 (11.96%) SQL
4 7 (7.61%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (6.52%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 63 (68.48%) IBM
2 18 (19.57%) Oracle
3 16 (17.39%) SAP
4 3 (3.26%) Software AG
4 3 (3.26%) webMethods
5 2 (2.17%) Lotus
6 1 (1.09%) VMware
6 1 (1.09%) ILOG
6 1 (1.09%) Sun
Sheffield
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
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Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 14 days ago