The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had WebSphere Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Developer
Rank 576 537 577
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +40
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Developer 45 63 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.12% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.093% 0.13% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 34 15
Median daily rate £398 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £304 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £550 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-21.94% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
WebSphere Developer
UK

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
48407 47998 47631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.98% 94.77% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 31930 29619 29578
Median daily rate £425 £400 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1378 1922 1987
Median hourly rate £17.89 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.20% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

WebSphere Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured WebSphere Developer in the job title.

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 3 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -23 20 £425 -7.85% 1
East Midlands +11 8 - -
East of England +8 7 £300 -12.72% 1
North West -6 5 - - 3
West Midlands -14 3 £351 -28.86%
South East -17 1 £400 -15.78%
Yorkshire - 1 - -
WebSphere Developer
UK

WebSphere Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, WebSphere Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring WebSphere Developer in the job title.

1 78 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 45 (57.69%) IBM
3 31 (39.74%) Java
4 27 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (28.21%) IBM Integration Bus
6 21 (26.92%) SQL
7 19 (24.36%) J2EE
7 19 (24.36%) DB2
8 18 (23.08%) Middleware
9 17 (21.79%) E-Commerce
10 15 (19.23%) Web Services
11 14 (17.95%) XML
11 14 (17.95%) SOAP
11 14 (17.95%) WebSphere Application Server
11 14 (17.95%) HTML
12 13 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 13 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
12 13 (16.67%) DataPower
13 12 (15.38%) Linux
14 9 (11.54%) REST
14 9 (11.54%) HTTP
15 8 (10.26%) Intel
15 8 (10.26%) Windows
15 8 (10.26%) Finance
15 8 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (10.26%) webMethods
15 8 (10.26%) Java EE
15 8 (10.26%) Apigee
16 7 (8.97%) Unix
16 7 (8.97%) XSLT

WebSphere Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 78 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (17.95%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (7.69%) WebLogic
4 5 (6.41%) Apache Solr
4 5 (6.41%) JBoss
4 5 (6.41%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.85%) WebSphere Portal
6 2 (2.56%) Apache
6 2 (2.56%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (2.56%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 2 (2.56%) WMQI
7 1 (1.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.54%) HTTP
2 2 (2.56%) DNS
2 2 (2.56%) FTP
3 1 (1.28%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.28%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.36%) DB2
2 7 (8.97%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.28%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) JMeter
1 5 (6.41%) JUnit
1 5 (6.41%) Selenium
2 3 (3.85%) Rational Application Developer
2 3 (3.85%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 2 (2.56%) Ant
3 2 (2.56%) ClearCase
3 2 (2.56%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.56%) Introscope
3 2 (2.56%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.28%) Lombardi
4 1 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 8 (10.26%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Automotive
3 2 (2.56%) Banking
3 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.56%) Marketing
3 2 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.21%) IBM Integration Bus
2 19 (24.36%) J2EE
3 18 (23.08%) Middleware
4 15 (19.23%) Web Services
5 14 (17.95%) HTML
5 14 (17.95%) SOAP
5 14 (17.95%) XML
6 13 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
7 9 (11.54%) REST
8 8 (10.26%) Java EE
9 7 (8.97%) CSS
9 7 (8.97%) Struts
9 7 (8.97%) XSLT
10 6 (7.69%) Ajax
11 5 (6.41%) EJB
11 5 (6.41%) JMS
11 5 (6.41%) JSTL
12 4 (5.13%) Flash
12 4 (5.13%) WSDL
12 4 (5.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) DataPower
2 4 (5.13%) Web 2.0
3 2 (2.56%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.28%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.38%) Linux
2 8 (10.26%) Windows
3 7 (8.97%) Unix
4 6 (7.69%) zOS
5 4 (5.13%) Solaris
6 2 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.28%) AIX
7 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.28%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (21.79%) E-Commerce
3 8 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (8.97%) OO
5 6 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 6 (7.69%) SOA
6 4 (5.13%) Migration
6 4 (5.13%) OOP
6 4 (5.13%) Unit Testing
6 4 (5.13%) Web Development
7 3 (3.85%) OOD
7 3 (3.85%) RAD
8 2 (2.56%) B2C
8 2 (2.56%) Data Modelling
8 2 (2.56%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (2.56%) ITIL
8 2 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (2.56%) SDLC
9 1 (1.28%) Kanban
9 1 (1.28%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 31 (39.74%) Java
2 21 (26.92%) SQL
3 13 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.41%) C#
5 3 (3.85%) Jython
5 3 (3.85%) Perl
5 3 (3.85%) Python
5 3 (3.85%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.56%) SQR
6 2 (2.56%) XPath
7 1 (1.28%) PHP
7 1 (1.28%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (1.28%) IBM Certification
1 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 45 (57.69%) IBM
2 8 (10.26%) Apigee
2 8 (10.26%) Intel
2 8 (10.26%) webMethods
3 7 (8.97%) Oracle
4 6 (7.69%) ATG
5 5 (6.41%) BEA
5 5 (6.41%) hybris
6 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.56%) Sybase
7 1 (1.28%) Adobe
7 1 (1.28%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.28%) SAP