The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had WebSphere Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Developer
Rank 158 147 135
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Developer 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.027% 0.16% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.17% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £460 £425
% change year-on-year
-34.78% +8.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 North West 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
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3564 3529 2932
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.94% 94.92% 95.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2218 2051 1580
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 190 174
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.08 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.71% -8.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.69 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

WebSphere Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

WebSphere Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

WebSphere Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

WebSphere Developer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

WebSphere Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -6 1 - -
WebSphere Developer
England

WebSphere Developer Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 North West region featuring WebSphere Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Solr
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) DB2
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (20.00%) EJB
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Struts
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Flash
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) JNDI
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) Web 2.0
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) JSTL
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful

WebSphere Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Solr
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) EJB
1 1 (20.00%) Flash
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) JNDI
1 1 (20.00%) JSTL
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) IBM