The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior WebSphere Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior WebSphere Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior WebSphere Developer
Rank - 580 554
Contract jobs requiring a Senior WebSphere Developer 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.004% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.004% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50642 47729 46134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.79% 92.49% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 32228 28770 26034
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2044 2098 2641
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Senior WebSphere Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior WebSphere Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior WebSphere Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior WebSphere Developer within the UK.

Senior WebSphere Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior WebSphere Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior WebSphere Developer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) IBM
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (85.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) DB2
3 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
3 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
3 5 (71.43%) Workflow
3 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (71.43%) AIX
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) ClearQuest
3 5 (71.43%) Mainframe
3 5 (71.43%) Workflow Management
3 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (71.43%) ClearCase
4 2 (28.57%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) MySQL
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) Ant
5 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (14.29%) UNIX
5 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 1 (14.29%) Spring
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) J2SE
5 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing

Senior WebSphere Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior WebSphere Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Portal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) ClearQuest
1 5 (71.43%) ClearCase
2 1 (14.29%) Ant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) J2SE
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (14.29%) JSR 286
2 1 (14.29%) JSR 168
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Management Information System
1 5 (71.43%) Mainframe
1 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) AIX
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
1 5 (71.43%) Workflow
1 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (71.43%) Workflow Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle