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 26 May 2015 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WebSphere Developer
Rank 514 558 459
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -99
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Developer 56 12 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.025% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.027% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 9 28
Average daily rate
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£500 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.78% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £348 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £370 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -17.64%
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
45619 44406 38688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.37% 92.57% 92.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 28722 27970 22842
Average daily rate £400 £397 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1788 1844 1977
Average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £18.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% -10.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -4.28%

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 2015. 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 +23 19 £500 +45.45% 2
South East +6 18 £500 +42.71% 2
West Midlands -5 6 £300 -
East Midlands - 4 £350 -
Midlands - 4 - -
North West - 4 £425 -
WebSphere Developer
UK

WebSphere Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 78 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 40 (51.28%) Java
3 33 (42.31%) IBM
4 30 (38.46%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 24 (30.77%) Retail
6 20 (25.64%) WebSphere Application Server
7 18 (23.08%) E-Commerce
7 18 (23.08%) WebSphere MQ
8 16 (20.51%) Commerce Server
8 16 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (20.51%) J2EE
9 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
10 14 (17.95%) XML
11 13 (16.67%) SAP
12 12 (15.38%) HTTP
13 10 (12.82%) DB2
14 9 (11.54%) Oracle
14 9 (11.54%) CSS
14 9 (11.54%) HTML
14 9 (11.54%) DataPower
15 8 (10.26%) Web Services
16 7 (8.97%) SQL
16 7 (8.97%) XML Schema
16 7 (8.97%) Retail Banking
16 7 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (8.97%) Banking
17 6 (7.69%) Web Development
17 6 (7.69%) Finance
17 6 (7.69%) TDD
17 6 (7.69%) AIX

WebSphere Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 78 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 20 (25.64%) WebSphere Application Server
3 16 (20.51%) Commerce Server
4 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.28%) JBoss
4 1 (1.28%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.28%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.38%) HTTP
2 4 (5.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.28%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.82%) DB2
2 4 (5.13%) Big Data
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.28%) MySQL
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.28%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.28%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Ant
2 3 (3.85%) JUnit
3 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
General
1 24 (30.77%) Retail
2 7 (8.97%) Retail Banking
2 7 (8.97%) Banking
3 6 (7.69%) Finance
4 4 (5.13%) Automotive
5 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (38.46%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 18 (23.08%) WebSphere MQ
3 16 (20.51%) J2EE
4 14 (17.95%) XML
5 9 (11.54%) HTML
5 9 (11.54%) CSS
6 8 (10.26%) Web Services
7 7 (8.97%) XML Schema
8 6 (7.69%) JMS
9 5 (6.41%) WSDL
9 5 (6.41%) Middleware
9 5 (6.41%) SOAP
10 4 (5.13%) Java EE
11 3 (3.85%) JSP
11 3 (3.85%) EJB
12 2 (2.56%) Servlets
12 2 (2.56%) JSTL
12 2 (2.56%) Ajax
13 1 (1.28%) Spring MVC
13 1 (1.28%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) DataPower
2 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.69%) AIX
2 5 (6.41%) UNIX
3 1 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.08%) E-Commerce
2 16 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (7.69%) TDD
4 6 (7.69%) Web Development
5 5 (6.41%) Mentoring
5 5 (6.41%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (6.41%) Integration Testing
6 4 (5.13%) High Availability
6 4 (5.13%) Low Latency
6 4 (5.13%) Software Engineering
7 3 (3.85%) SOA
7 3 (3.85%) B2B
7 3 (3.85%) B2C
8 2 (2.56%) EAI
8 2 (2.56%) MVC
9 1 (1.28%) Performance Testing
9 1 (1.28%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.28%) Automated Testing
9 1 (1.28%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 40 (51.28%) Java
2 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
3 7 (8.97%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.28%) Degree
1 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (42.31%) IBM
2 13 (16.67%) SAP
3 9 (11.54%) Oracle
4 1 (1.28%) Business Objects
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