The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 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 Job Titles advertised for the London 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WebSphere Developer
Rank 407 360 406
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +46
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Developer 5 18 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.083% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.090% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 11
Average daily rate £350 £413 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £390
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22435 20070 25951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.63% 92.82% 92.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15537 13598 16683
Average daily rate £425 £450 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 402 415 583
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.83 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
WebSphere Developer
England

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (83.33%) IBM
3 4 (66.67%) Java
4 3 (50.00%) DB2
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) IBM Certification
5 2 (33.33%) IBM WebSphere Certification
5 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (33.33%) Moodle
6 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (16.67%) HTML
6 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (16.67%) MVC
6 1 (16.67%) Workflow
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (16.67%) BPEL
6 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
6 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (16.67%) UML
6 1 (16.67%) OO
6 1 (16.67%) RAD
6 1 (16.67%) XHTML
6 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (16.67%) EJB
6 1 (16.67%) CSS

WebSphere Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Portal
2 2 (33.33%) Moodle
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XHTML
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) EJB
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) JDBC
2 1 (16.67%) JSP
2 1 (16.67%) Servlets
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) UML
1 1 (16.67%) OO
1 1 (16.67%) RAD
1 1 (16.67%) MVC
1 1 (16.67%) Workflow
1 1 (16.67%) BPEL
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) IBM Certification
1 2 (33.33%) IBM WebSphere Certification
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) IBM