The table below looks at the statistics for the WebSphere Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands 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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Developer
Rank - 21 26
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Developer 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - 2.72% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.03% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-21.94% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 Midlands 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
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
188 132 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 93.07% 89.80% 91.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 49 56
Average daily rate £475 £463 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £250 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

WebSphere Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

WebSphere Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

WebSphere Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

WebSphere Developer Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

WebSphere Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

WebSphere Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands