The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had WebSphere Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Developer
Rank - 92 87
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Developer 0 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.72% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.76% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £424 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £410 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.75% +17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WebSphere Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1555 1836 1372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 93.90% 94.11% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1030 1042 841
Median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 70 69
Median hourly rate £14.75 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

WebSphere Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

WebSphere Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WebSphere Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

WebSphere Developer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

WebSphere Developer Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Manchester region featuring WebSphere Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Commerce Server
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Dojo
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) JPA
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Solr
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Linux

WebSphere Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Solr
3 1 (33.33%) Commerce Server
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) Dojo
2 1 (33.33%) EJB
2 1 (33.33%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) IBM