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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere Developer
UK / England
Rank 548 555 576
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +21
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Developer 26 35 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.077% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.081% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 11
Median daily rate £508 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.03% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £406 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £610 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £438 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +30.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
39238 43349 43884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.62% 94.94% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 25748 27917 28128
Median daily rate £428 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1338 1586 1778
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 0 14 £515 -17.60%
North West +20 7 £550 +29.79%
South West +20 4 £450 +12.50%
South East +12 1 - - 1
WebSphere Developer
UK

WebSphere Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 59 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 52 (88.14%) Java
3 24 (40.68%) HTML
4 23 (38.98%) CSS
5 21 (35.59%) Oracle
5 21 (35.59%) Linux
6 19 (32.20%) E-Commerce
6 19 (32.20%) IBM
6 19 (32.20%) JavaScript
7 18 (30.51%) XML
8 17 (28.81%) Web Services
8 17 (28.81%) SQL
9 16 (27.12%) Spring
10 15 (25.42%) Git (software)
11 14 (23.73%) IBM Integration Bus
11 14 (23.73%) J2EE
11 14 (23.73%) Unix
11 14 (23.73%) WebSphere MQ
12 13 (22.03%) Subversion
12 13 (22.03%) Finance
13 12 (20.34%) MVC
13 12 (20.34%) EJB
13 12 (20.34%) SOAP
13 12 (20.34%) Jenkins
14 11 (18.64%) Tomcat
14 11 (18.64%) Hibernate
14 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (16.95%) TDD
15 10 (16.95%) Eclipse
15 10 (16.95%) JSP

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 59 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (18.64%) Tomcat
3 7 (11.86%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (8.47%) Apache
4 5 (8.47%) CMS
4 5 (8.47%) MQSeries
5 4 (6.78%) Commerce Server
5 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
5 4 (6.78%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.69%) ATG Dynamo
7 1 (1.69%) Confluence
7 1 (1.69%) JBoss
7 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.69%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.47%) GitHub
3 1 (1.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) Internet
1 4 (6.78%) LDAP
1 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.08%) HTTP
3 2 (3.39%) DNS
3 2 (3.39%) Firewall
3 2 (3.39%) ICMP
3 2 (3.39%) VPN
4 1 (1.69%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.86%) DB2
2 7 (11.86%) MySQL
3 4 (6.78%) Big Data
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.39%) Redis
6 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (25.42%) Git (software)
2 13 (22.03%) Subversion
3 12 (20.34%) Jenkins
4 10 (16.95%) Eclipse
5 9 (15.25%) JUnit
6 5 (8.47%) Mockito
7 4 (6.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (3.39%) Ant
8 2 (3.39%) GoCD
8 2 (3.39%) JIRA
8 2 (3.39%) Selenium
9 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.69%) Build Forge
9 1 (1.69%) JMeter
9 1 (1.69%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.69%) Log4j
9 1 (1.69%) Maven
General
1 13 (22.03%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Retail
3 5 (8.47%) Financial Institution
4 4 (6.78%) Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Front Office
5 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (40.68%) HTML
2 23 (38.98%) CSS
3 18 (30.51%) XML
4 17 (28.81%) Web Services
5 16 (27.12%) Spring
6 14 (23.73%) IBM Integration Bus
6 14 (23.73%) J2EE
6 14 (23.73%) WebSphere MQ
7 12 (20.34%) EJB
7 12 (20.34%) SOAP
8 11 (18.64%) Hibernate
9 10 (16.95%) JSP
9 10 (16.95%) XSLT
10 9 (15.25%) Servlets
11 8 (13.56%) JMS
11 8 (13.56%) Spring Boot
11 8 (13.56%) Spring Security
11 8 (13.56%) XHTML
12 7 (11.86%) JSON
13 6 (10.17%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Client/Server
1 4 (6.78%) Equities
1 4 (6.78%) Fixed Income
2 2 (3.39%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.69%) DataPower
3 1 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.69%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.69%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.69%) SWIFT
3 1 (1.69%) User Experience
3 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.59%) Linux
2 14 (23.73%) Unix
3 5 (8.47%) HPUX
3 5 (8.47%) Solaris
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (3.39%) AIX
6 1 (1.69%) Windows
6 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) E-Commerce
2 12 (20.34%) MVC
3 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (16.95%) Mentoring
4 10 (16.95%) TDD
5 8 (13.56%) Unit Testing
6 6 (10.17%) Data Modelling
7 5 (8.47%) Coaching
7 5 (8.47%) DevOps
7 5 (8.47%) Open Source
7 5 (8.47%) RAD
8 4 (6.78%) Asset Management
8 4 (6.78%) High Availability
8 4 (6.78%) Load Balancing
8 4 (6.78%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.39%) Build Automation
9 2 (3.39%) Change Management
9 2 (3.39%) Logistics
9 2 (3.39%) OO
9 2 (3.39%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (88.14%) Java
2 19 (32.20%) JavaScript
3 17 (28.81%) SQL
4 7 (11.86%) Shell Script
5 4 (6.78%) Perl
5 4 (6.78%) Python
6 2 (3.39%) Go
6 2 (3.39%) Ruby
7 1 (1.69%) C#
7 1 (1.69%) C++
7 1 (1.69%) Jython
7 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.08%) DV Cleared
2 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) HL7
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) Ansible
1 6 (10.17%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (10.17%) Terraform
2 5 (8.47%) Puppet
3 2 (3.39%) Consul
4 1 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (35.59%) Oracle
2 19 (32.20%) IBM
3 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.78%) Serena
4 1 (1.69%) ATG
4 1 (1.69%) Charles River
4 1 (1.69%) IBM Sterling
4 1 (1.69%) Mercator
4 1 (1.69%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.69%) OpenText
4 1 (1.69%) Sybase