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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Developer
Rank 583 577 525
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -52
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Developer 36 54 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.072% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.11% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 54
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £380 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
-10.84% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
47211 49401 48939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.65% 94.99% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 31129 32106 30344
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1529 1897 1992
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £41.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -4 22 £469 +17.18% 1
East of England +7 4 - -
North West +16 3 £550 +10.00%
South East +11 3 £370 -12.94% 1
Yorkshire +2 2 - -
East Midlands -7 1 £365 -5.80%
North East -28 1 - -
WebSphere Developer
UK

WebSphere Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 75 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 51 (68.00%) Java
3 36 (48.00%) IBM
3 36 (48.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 30 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 22 (29.33%) Web Services
6 21 (28.00%) Middleware
7 20 (26.67%) Linux
8 19 (25.33%) Oracle
9 18 (24.00%) J2EE
10 17 (22.67%) XML
10 17 (22.67%) Finance
11 16 (21.33%) HTML
11 16 (21.33%) CSS
12 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
12 15 (20.00%) SQL
12 15 (20.00%) XSLT
13 14 (18.67%) Unix
13 14 (18.67%) JavaScript
14 13 (17.33%) DB2
14 13 (17.33%) SOAP
14 13 (17.33%) Shell Script
15 12 (16.00%) E-Commerce
16 11 (14.67%) WebSphere Application Server
16 11 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
17 10 (13.33%) Retail
17 10 (13.33%) Windows
17 10 (13.33%) Data Modelling
17 10 (13.33%) REST
18 9 (12.00%) Microsoft

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 75 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (14.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (9.33%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.33%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.00%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.67%) Commerce Server
6 2 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.67%) IBM Transformation Extender
7 1 (1.33%) Apache
7 1 (1.33%) Confluence
7 1 (1.33%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.33%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.00%) GitHub
3 1 (1.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.33%) HTTP
2 4 (5.33%) Internet
2 4 (5.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.00%) DNS
4 2 (2.67%) Firewall
4 2 (2.67%) ICMP
4 2 (2.67%) VPN
5 1 (1.33%) DMZ
5 1 (1.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.33%) DB2
3 8 (10.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (10.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (10.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (9.33%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.67%) Big Data
6 2 (2.67%) MySQL
6 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.67%) Redis
7 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (10.67%) Subversion
1 8 (10.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.67%) GoCD
4 2 (2.67%) JIRA
5 1 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.33%) Build Forge
5 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.33%) Introscope
5 1 (1.33%) Maven
5 1 (1.33%) Selenium
5 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (22.67%) Finance
2 10 (13.33%) Retail
3 8 (10.67%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.00%) Automotive
5 2 (2.67%) Banking
5 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.67%) Marketing
6 1 (1.33%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (48.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 30 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 22 (29.33%) Web Services
4 21 (28.00%) Middleware
5 18 (24.00%) J2EE
6 17 (22.67%) XML
7 16 (21.33%) CSS
7 16 (21.33%) HTML
8 15 (20.00%) XSLT
9 13 (17.33%) SOAP
10 10 (13.33%) REST
11 8 (10.67%) .NET
11 8 (10.67%) JMS
11 8 (10.67%) Servlets
11 8 (10.67%) XHTML
12 7 (9.33%) FpML
12 7 (9.33%) JSP
13 6 (8.00%) EJB
14 5 (6.67%) Java EE
14 5 (6.67%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Equities
1 8 (10.67%) Fixed Income
2 6 (8.00%) DataPower
3 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.00%) SWIFT
4 2 (2.67%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.67%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.33%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.67%) Linux
2 14 (18.67%) Unix
3 10 (13.33%) Windows
4 6 (8.00%) Solaris
4 6 (8.00%) zOS
5 4 (5.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.00%) E-Commerce
2 11 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 9 (12.00%) MVC
5 8 (10.67%) Asset Management
6 4 (5.33%) Load Balancing
6 4 (5.33%) SOA
7 3 (4.00%) DevOps
7 3 (4.00%) High Availability
7 3 (4.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.00%) Open Source
7 3 (4.00%) TDD
8 2 (2.67%) B2C
8 2 (2.67%) Build Automation
8 2 (2.67%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (2.67%) Software Delivery
8 2 (2.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.33%) ITIL
9 1 (1.33%) Migration
9 1 (1.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 51 (68.00%) Java
2 15 (20.00%) SQL
3 14 (18.67%) JavaScript
4 13 (17.33%) Shell Script
5 8 (10.67%) Perl
6 6 (8.00%) C#
7 4 (5.33%) Python
8 2 (2.67%) Go
8 2 (2.67%) Ruby
8 2 (2.67%) SQR
9 1 (1.33%) Jython
9 1 (1.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Ansible
1 4 (5.33%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (5.33%) Terraform
2 3 (4.00%) Puppet
3 2 (2.67%) Consul
4 1 (1.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 36 (48.00%) IBM
2 19 (25.33%) Oracle
3 9 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (10.67%) Serena
5 3 (4.00%) SAP
6 2 (2.67%) Apigee
6 2 (2.67%) Intel
6 2 (2.67%) webMethods
7 1 (1.33%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.33%) Charles River
7 1 (1.33%) Mercator
7 1 (1.33%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.33%) Red Hat