The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere Studio Application Developer skills 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 Studio Application Developer over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Studio Application Developer (WSAD)
Rank 547 506 557
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +51
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Studio Application Developer 17 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.023% 0.018%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.28% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate £288 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.12% +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
-28.12% +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £35.80 £37.40 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.80 £37.40 -
% change year-on-year
-4.27% -
Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6179 4939 5430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.43% 11.48% 9.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4028 3196 3246
Average daily rate £375 £388 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 126 187
Average hourly rate £38.75 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.51% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £17.00 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.45 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +8.00%
WebSphere Studio Application Developer
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WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Studio Application Developer across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WebSphere Studio Application Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebSphere Studio Application Developer across the England region.

WebSphere Studio Application Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Studio Application Developer across the England region.

WebSphere Studio Application Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

WebSphere Studio Application 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 Studio Application Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 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.

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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WebSphere Studio Application Developer also 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 that cited WebSphere Studio Application Developer.

1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (83.78%) SQL
2 31 (83.78%) XML
3 30 (81.08%) J2EE
4 29 (78.38%) HTML
5 28 (75.68%) UNIX
5 28 (75.68%) UML
6 27 (72.97%) WebSphere
6 27 (72.97%) XSLT
7 26 (70.27%) Servlets
8 25 (67.57%) EJB
8 25 (67.57%) JavaScript
9 24 (64.86%) Subversion
10 22 (59.46%) DB2
11 21 (56.76%) WebSphere Application Server
11 21 (56.76%) JDBC
11 21 (56.76%) JSP
11 21 (56.76%) OO
11 21 (56.76%) RAD
11 21 (56.76%) Eclipse
11 21 (56.76%) IBM
12 20 (54.05%) RDBMS
12 20 (54.05%) Linux
12 20 (54.05%) XHTML
12 20 (54.05%) E-Commerce
12 20 (54.05%) Finance
12 20 (54.05%) Ant
12 20 (54.05%) Relational Database
13 19 (51.35%) Retail
13 19 (51.35%) Content Management

WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WebSphere Studio Application Developer also 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 that cited WebSphere Studio Application Developer. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (72.97%) WebSphere
2 21 (56.76%) WebSphere Application Server
3 19 (51.35%) MQSeries
4 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.70%) Commerce Server
5 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.70%) IIS
5 1 (2.70%) Apache
Business Applications
1 19 (51.35%) Tridion
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 19 (51.35%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) SSH
2 1 (2.70%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (59.46%) DB2
2 20 (54.05%) RDBMS
2 20 (54.05%) Relational Database
3 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.70%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 24 (64.86%) Subversion
2 21 (56.76%) Eclipse
3 20 (54.05%) Ant
4 19 (51.35%) JUnit
4 19 (51.35%) Log4j
5 5 (13.51%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (2.70%) LoadRunner
General
1 20 (54.05%) Finance
2 19 (51.35%) Manufacturing
2 19 (51.35%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 35 (94.59%) Developer
2 28 (75.68%) Java Developer
3 6 (16.22%) J2EE Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Project Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Technical Support
5 1 (2.70%) Applications Support
5 1 (2.70%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (83.78%) XML
2 30 (81.08%) J2EE
3 29 (78.38%) HTML
4 27 (72.97%) XSLT
5 26 (70.27%) Servlets
6 25 (67.57%) EJB
7 21 (56.76%) JDBC
7 21 (56.76%) JSP
8 20 (54.05%) XHTML
9 19 (51.35%) JMS
9 19 (51.35%) XMLBeans
9 19 (51.35%) Ajax
9 19 (51.35%) Struts
9 19 (51.35%) JSTL
10 10 (27.03%) Web Services
10 10 (27.03%) JAXB
11 8 (21.62%) Hibernate
12 7 (18.92%) Java EE
13 5 (13.51%) Spring
14 3 (8.11%) TopLink
Miscellaneous
1 19 (51.35%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 28 (75.68%) UNIX
2 20 (54.05%) Linux
3 19 (51.35%) HPUX
3 19 (51.35%) Solaris
4 1 (2.70%) Windows
4 1 (2.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) UML
2 21 (56.76%) OO
2 21 (56.76%) RAD
3 20 (54.05%) E-Commerce
4 19 (51.35%) Content Management
5 9 (24.32%) Web Development
6 8 (21.62%) OOD
7 5 (13.51%) System Testing
7 5 (13.51%) Change Control
7 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.70%) OOP
8 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.70%) Database Security
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (2.70%) MVC
8 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (83.78%) SQL
3 25 (67.57%) JavaScript
4 19 (51.35%) Perl
4 19 (51.35%) XPath
4 19 (51.35%) Bash Shell
5 8 (21.62%) C++
6 7 (18.92%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.70%) C#
7 1 (2.70%) Jython
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Sun Certification
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) nmon
Vendors
1 21 (56.76%) IBM
2 19 (51.35%) Interwoven
2 19 (51.35%) ATG
2 19 (51.35%) Blue Martini
2 19 (51.35%) Elastic Path
3 12 (32.43%) Oracle
4 10 (27.03%) Sun
5 5 (13.51%) AccuRev
6 1 (2.70%) JBoss
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.70%) Adobe
6 1 (2.70%) HP