The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had WebSphere Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Developer
Rank 398 397 426
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +29
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Developer 19 23 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.088% 0.10% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.11% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 3
Median daily rate £410 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £398 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £528 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £475 £370
% change year-on-year
-26.05% +28.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
WebSphere Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20584 21391 22193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.95% 94.54% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 15002 14791 15616
Median daily rate £463 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.93% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 399 404
Median hourly rate £18.75 £19.88 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

WebSphere Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WebSphere Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

WebSphere Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

WebSphere Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

WebSphere Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

WebSphere Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

WebSphere Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

WebSphere Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

WebSphere Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 30 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
City of London +34 2 £395 -21.00% 1
WebSphere Developer
England

WebSphere Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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 London region featuring WebSphere Developer in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 19 (59.38%) IBM
3 17 (53.13%) Java
4 15 (46.88%) WebSphere MQ
5 13 (40.63%) IBM Integration Bus
6 11 (34.38%) Web Services
7 9 (28.13%) Middleware
7 9 (28.13%) Finance
8 8 (25.00%) XSLT
9 7 (21.88%) Linux
9 7 (21.88%) OO
9 7 (21.88%) Oracle
9 7 (21.88%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
9 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
9 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
10 6 (18.75%) JMS
10 6 (18.75%) FpML
10 6 (18.75%) J2EE
10 6 (18.75%) Windows
10 6 (18.75%) SOAP
11 5 (15.63%) Struts
11 5 (15.63%) Solaris
11 5 (15.63%) C#
11 5 (15.63%) REST
12 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
12 4 (12.50%) Spring
12 4 (12.50%) Java EE
12 4 (12.50%) DB2

WebSphere Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 32 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (21.88%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (6.25%) Apache
3 2 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (6.25%) WMQI
4 1 (3.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) DNS
1 2 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
2 4 (12.50%) DB2
3 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Rational Application Developer
1 3 (9.38%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 2 (6.25%) Ant
2 2 (6.25%) ClearCase
2 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.25%) Introscope
2 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (46.88%) WebSphere MQ
2 13 (40.63%) IBM Integration Bus
3 11 (34.38%) Web Services
4 9 (28.13%) Middleware
5 8 (25.00%) XSLT
6 6 (18.75%) FpML
6 6 (18.75%) J2EE
6 6 (18.75%) JMS
6 6 (18.75%) SOAP
7 5 (15.63%) REST
7 5 (15.63%) Struts
8 4 (12.50%) Java EE
8 4 (12.50%) Spring
8 4 (12.50%) XML
9 3 (9.38%) Ajax
9 3 (9.38%) CSS
9 3 (9.38%) EJB
9 3 (9.38%) Flash
9 3 (9.38%) JNDI
9 3 (9.38%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) SWIFT
1 3 (9.38%) Web 2.0
2 1 (3.13%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) Windows
3 5 (15.63%) Solaris
4 3 (9.38%) Unix
5 1 (3.13%) AIX
5 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
1 7 (21.88%) OO
2 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
3 4 (12.50%) OOP
3 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 3 (9.38%) OOD
4 3 (9.38%) RAD
4 3 (9.38%) Web Development
5 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL
5 2 (6.25%) SOA
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.13%) Migration
6 1 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) Java
2 5 (15.63%) C#
3 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.38%) Jython
3 3 (9.38%) Perl
3 3 (9.38%) Python
3 3 (9.38%) SQL
4 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.13%) PHP
5 1 (3.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) IBM Certification
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) IBM
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Sybase
4 1 (3.13%) Adobe
4 1 (3.13%) AppDynamics
4 1 (3.13%) ATG
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat