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 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior WebSphere Developer
Rank - - 539
Contract jobs requiring a Senior WebSphere Developer 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.009%
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
46978 45024 42156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.46% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 29483 26863 23894
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1824 1987 2469
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.15 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.79% -7.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 23 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (50.00%) ClearQuest
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) ClearCase

Senior WebSphere Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (50.00%) ClearCase
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle