The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WebSphere Developer
Rank 532 445 487
Rank change year-on-year
-87 +42
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Developer 38 97 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.077% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.23% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 51 36
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £390 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45677 43067 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.52% 92.59% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28255 25820 27968
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1840 1987 2538
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.24 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £41.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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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 25 July 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 25 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -14 11 £425 -10.52% 2
South East -34 10 £450 +5.88% 1
North West -1 2 - - 2
East Midlands -27 1 - - 1
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WebSphere Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 57 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 39 (68.42%) IBM
3 30 (52.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 24 (42.11%) Java
5 16 (28.07%) UNIX
5 16 (28.07%) WebSphere MQ
6 15 (26.32%) Oracle
6 15 (26.32%) DB2
7 14 (24.56%) XML
7 14 (24.56%) Linux
8 13 (22.81%) Web Services
8 13 (22.81%) SQL
9 11 (19.30%) WebSphere Application Server
9 11 (19.30%) AIX
9 11 (19.30%) XML Schema
9 11 (19.30%) HTTP
10 10 (17.54%) Finance
11 9 (15.79%) SAP
12 8 (14.04%) Mainframe
12 8 (14.04%) WebSphere Portal
13 7 (12.28%) Integration Testing
13 7 (12.28%) ClearCase
14 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
14 6 (10.53%) Shell Script
14 6 (10.53%) ClearQuest
14 6 (10.53%) DataPower
14 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (10.53%) Workflow
14 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (8.77%) Spring

WebSphere Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 57 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (19.30%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (14.04%) WebSphere Portal
4 4 (7.02%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (7.02%) WebSphere Process Server
4 4 (7.02%) MQSeries
5 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.51%) Moodle
6 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) HTTP
2 5 (8.77%) SSL
3 4 (7.02%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) DB2
2 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.02%) MySQL
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) ClearCase
2 6 (10.53%) ClearQuest
3 2 (3.51%) Ant
4 1 (1.75%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (17.54%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Back Office
3 2 (3.51%) Advertising
3 2 (3.51%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) German Language
4 1 (1.75%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (52.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 16 (28.07%) WebSphere MQ
3 14 (24.56%) XML
4 13 (22.81%) Web Services
5 11 (19.30%) XML Schema
6 5 (8.77%) CSS
6 5 (8.77%) Hibernate
6 5 (8.77%) Spring
7 4 (7.02%) J2SE
7 4 (7.02%) WSDL
8 3 (5.26%) J2EE
8 3 (5.26%) SOAP
9 2 (3.51%) HTML
9 2 (3.51%) EJB
9 2 (3.51%) JDBC
9 2 (3.51%) XSD
9 2 (3.51%) Middleware
9 2 (3.51%) JSR 168
9 2 (3.51%) JSR 286
9 2 (3.51%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Mainframe
2 6 (10.53%) DataPower
3 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) Clustering
4 2 (3.51%) iSeries
5 1 (1.75%) Open Source
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) UNIX
2 14 (24.56%) Linux
3 11 (19.30%) AIX
4 2 (3.51%) Solaris
4 2 (3.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.28%) Integration Testing
2 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
2 6 (10.53%) Workflow
3 4 (7.02%) Workflow Management
4 3 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 3 (5.26%) Problem Management
4 3 (5.26%) Migration
4 3 (5.26%) Performance Management
5 2 (3.51%) Change Control
5 2 (3.51%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.51%) Scrum
5 2 (3.51%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (3.51%) SOA
6 1 (1.75%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (1.75%) BPEL
6 1 (1.75%) Analytics
6 1 (1.75%) MVC
6 1 (1.75%) UML
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.11%) Java
2 13 (22.81%) SQL
3 6 (10.53%) Shell Script
4 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.02%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.51%) IBM Certification
2 2 (3.51%) IBM WebSphere Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.51%) nmon
Vendors
1 39 (68.42%) IBM
2 15 (26.32%) Oracle
3 9 (15.79%) SAP
4 3 (5.26%) Software AG
4 3 (5.26%) webMethods
5 1 (1.75%) ILOG
5 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
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