The table below looks at the statistics for the WebSphere Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WebSphere Developer
Rank 394 414 368
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -46
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Developer 5 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.004% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.004% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Average daily rate
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£500 - £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 - £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £450 £440
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
21087 22357 19760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 93.08% 93.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15176 15388 13235
Average daily rate £435 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 396 386 539
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.18 £39.51 £44.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

WebSphere Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 22 December 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.

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
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Job
Vacancies
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WebSphere Developer
England

WebSphere Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 26 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 20 (76.92%) Java
3 18 (69.23%) IBM
4 16 (61.54%) J2EE
4 16 (61.54%) E-Commerce
5 14 (53.85%) MVC
6 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 12 (46.15%) EJB
7 12 (46.15%) CSS
7 12 (46.15%) JDBC
7 12 (46.15%) JSP
7 12 (46.15%) Servlets
7 12 (46.15%) Web Services
8 10 (38.46%) Struts
8 10 (38.46%) RAD
8 10 (38.46%) Unit Testing
8 10 (38.46%) Integration Testing
9 9 (34.62%) DAO
9 9 (34.62%) Taglibs
9 9 (34.62%) REST
10 5 (19.23%) WebSphere MQ
11 4 (15.38%) XML
11 4 (15.38%) Retail
11 4 (15.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 4 (15.38%) DataPower
12 3 (11.54%) AIX
12 3 (11.54%) Linux
12 3 (11.54%) Python
12 3 (11.54%) SSL
12 3 (11.54%) Software AG

WebSphere Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 26 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Portal
2 2 (7.69%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss
3 1 (3.85%) Commerce Server
3 1 (3.85%) FileNet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) DB2
2 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Ant
1 1 (3.85%) JUnit
General
1 4 (15.38%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) J2EE
2 12 (46.15%) EJB
2 12 (46.15%) CSS
2 12 (46.15%) JDBC
2 12 (46.15%) JSP
2 12 (46.15%) Servlets
2 12 (46.15%) Web Services
3 10 (38.46%) Struts
4 9 (34.62%) DAO
4 9 (34.62%) Taglibs
4 9 (34.62%) REST
5 5 (19.23%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (15.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 4 (15.38%) XML
7 3 (11.54%) Spring
7 3 (11.54%) Hibernate
8 2 (7.69%) HTML
8 2 (7.69%) Ajax
9 1 (3.85%) JSTL
9 1 (3.85%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) DataPower
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) AIX
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
1 3 (11.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) E-Commerce
2 14 (53.85%) MVC
3 10 (38.46%) Unit Testing
3 10 (38.46%) Integration Testing
3 10 (38.46%) RAD
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Scrum
5 2 (7.69%) Kanban
6 1 (3.85%) EAI
6 1 (3.85%) SOA
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) Java
2 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) Python
3 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.85%) SQL
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) IBM
2 3 (11.54%) Software AG
2 3 (11.54%) webMethods
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.85%) SAP