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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WebSphere Developer
Rank 391 379 392
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Developer 10 28 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.042% 0.12% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.12% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 12
Average daily rate
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£425 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £400 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £540 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
21865 22414 24437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.73% 92.46% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 15013 15255 15840
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 472 647
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
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
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 24 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +12 1 - - 1
WebSphere Developer
England

WebSphere Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 14 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (71.43%) IBM
3 9 (64.29%) Java
4 8 (57.14%) WebSphere Portal
5 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 5 (35.71%) CSS
5 5 (35.71%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (28.57%) MySQL
6 4 (28.57%) J2SE
6 4 (28.57%) Spring
6 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
7 3 (21.43%) Back Office
7 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
7 3 (21.43%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) DB2
7 3 (21.43%) SQL
8 2 (14.29%) J2EE
8 2 (14.29%) Ant
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 2 (14.29%) Web Services
8 2 (14.29%) HTML
8 2 (14.29%) AIX
8 2 (14.29%) Python
8 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
8 2 (14.29%) IBM Certification
8 2 (14.29%) IBM WebSphere Certification
8 2 (14.29%) Software AG
8 2 (14.29%) Moodle
8 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Process Server

WebSphere Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 14 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (57.14%) WebSphere Portal
3 5 (35.71%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 2 (14.29%) Moodle
4 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Process Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) DB2
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Ant
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (21.43%) Back Office
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) CSS
2 4 (28.57%) J2SE
2 4 (28.57%) Spring
2 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 2 (14.29%) J2EE
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) JSR 168
3 2 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (14.29%) JSR 286
4 1 (7.14%) jQuery
4 1 (7.14%) JSON
4 1 (7.14%) REST
4 1 (7.14%) XHTML
4 1 (7.14%) XML
4 1 (7.14%) EJB
4 1 (7.14%) JDBC
4 1 (7.14%) JSP
4 1 (7.14%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) DataPower
2 1 (7.14%) Open Source
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (7.14%) MVC
2 1 (7.14%) BPEL
2 1 (7.14%) Analytics
2 1 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) UML
2 1 (7.14%) OO
2 1 (7.14%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) IBM Certification
1 2 (14.29%) IBM WebSphere Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) IBM
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Software AG
2 2 (14.29%) webMethods
3 1 (7.14%) ILOG