The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had WebSphere Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere Developer
UK
Rank 560 576 592
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +16
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Developer 21 42 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.083% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.087% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 14
Median daily rate £478 £450 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £402 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £545 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £455 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
41742 48106 48047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.76% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 27155 30643 30207
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1485 1758 1889
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.88 £10.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

WebSphere Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

WebSphere Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebSphere Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

WebSphere Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

WebSphere Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

WebSphere Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

WebSphere Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

WebSphere Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

WebSphere Developer
Top 15 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
England +24 21 £478 +15.75% 2
London +13 13 £501 -19.80%
South West +15 4 £450 +12.50%
North West +21 3 £550 +29.79% 1
City of London -3 3 - -
Manchester +11 2 £550 +29.79% 1
Gloucestershire - 2 £455 -
Plymouth +15 1 £450 +12.50%
Devon +11 1 £450 +12.50%
South East +8 1 - - 1
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
Bristol - 1 - -
Gloucester - 1 £460 -
Bootle - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -

WebSphere Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 featuring WebSphere Developer in the job title.

1 62 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 52 (83.87%) Java
3 24 (38.71%) HTML
4 23 (37.10%) CSS
5 22 (35.48%) Linux
5 22 (35.48%) IBM
6 20 (32.26%) Oracle
7 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
7 19 (30.65%) XML
7 19 (30.65%) E-Commerce
8 18 (29.03%) Web Services
9 17 (27.42%) SQL
10 16 (25.81%) Unix
10 16 (25.81%) Spring
11 15 (24.19%) Git (software)
12 14 (22.58%) IBM Integration Bus
12 14 (22.58%) J2EE
13 13 (20.97%) WebSphere MQ
13 13 (20.97%) Finance
14 12 (19.35%) MVC
14 12 (19.35%) Subversion
14 12 (19.35%) EJB
14 12 (19.35%) SOAP
14 12 (19.35%) Jenkins
15 11 (17.74%) Tomcat
15 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (17.74%) Hibernate
16 10 (16.13%) TDD
16 10 (16.13%) Eclipse
16 10 (16.13%) JSP

WebSphere Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 62 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (17.74%) Tomcat
3 9 (14.52%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (9.68%) Apache
5 5 (8.06%) CMS
5 5 (8.06%) MQSeries
5 5 (8.06%) WebLogic
6 4 (6.45%) Commerce Server
7 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
8 2 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (1.61%) ATG Dynamo
9 1 (1.61%) CICS
9 1 (1.61%) Confluence
9 1 (1.61%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (1.61%) IBM Transformation Extender
9 1 (1.61%) JBoss
9 1 (1.61%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.61%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.06%) GitHub
3 1 (1.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) HTTP
1 4 (6.45%) Internet
1 4 (6.45%) LDAP
1 4 (6.45%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.84%) DNS
3 2 (3.23%) Firewall
3 2 (3.23%) ICMP
3 2 (3.23%) VPN
4 1 (1.61%) DMZ
4 1 (1.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.29%) DB2
2 7 (11.29%) MySQL
3 4 (6.45%) Big Data
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.23%) Redis
6 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (24.19%) Git (software)
2 12 (19.35%) Jenkins
2 12 (19.35%) Subversion
3 10 (16.13%) Eclipse
4 9 (14.52%) JUnit
5 5 (8.06%) Mockito
6 3 (4.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (3.23%) Ant
7 2 (3.23%) GoCD
7 2 (3.23%) JIRA
7 2 (3.23%) Selenium
8 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.61%) Build Forge
8 1 (1.61%) Introscope
8 1 (1.61%) JMeter
8 1 (1.61%) LoadRunner
8 1 (1.61%) Log4j
8 1 (1.61%) Maven
General
1 13 (20.97%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Retail
3 4 (6.45%) Banking
3 4 (6.45%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.61%) Front Office
4 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.71%) HTML
2 23 (37.10%) CSS
3 19 (30.65%) XML
4 18 (29.03%) Web Services
5 16 (25.81%) Spring
6 14 (22.58%) IBM Integration Bus
6 14 (22.58%) J2EE
7 13 (20.97%) WebSphere MQ
8 12 (19.35%) EJB
8 12 (19.35%) SOAP
9 11 (17.74%) Hibernate
10 10 (16.13%) JSP
11 9 (14.52%) Servlets
11 9 (14.52%) XSLT
12 8 (12.90%) JMS
12 8 (12.90%) Spring Boot
12 8 (12.90%) Spring Security
12 8 (12.90%) XHTML
13 7 (11.29%) JSON
14 6 (9.68%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.84%) DataPower
2 3 (4.84%) Equities
2 3 (4.84%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.23%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.61%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.61%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.61%) User Experience
4 1 (1.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (35.48%) Linux
2 16 (25.81%) Unix
3 5 (8.06%) HPUX
3 5 (8.06%) Solaris
4 3 (4.84%) AIX
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.61%) MVS
5 1 (1.61%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.61%) Windows
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.65%) E-Commerce
2 12 (19.35%) MVC
3 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (16.13%) Mentoring
4 10 (16.13%) TDD
5 8 (12.90%) Unit Testing
6 5 (8.06%) Coaching
6 5 (8.06%) Data Modelling
6 5 (8.06%) DevOps
6 5 (8.06%) Open Source
6 5 (8.06%) RAD
7 4 (6.45%) High Availability
7 4 (6.45%) Load Balancing
7 4 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (4.84%) Asset Management
9 2 (3.23%) Build Automation
9 2 (3.23%) Change Management
9 2 (3.23%) Logistics
9 2 (3.23%) Software Delivery
9 2 (3.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (83.87%) Java
2 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
3 17 (27.42%) SQL
4 7 (11.29%) Shell Script
5 5 (8.06%) Python
6 4 (6.45%) Perl
7 2 (3.23%) Go
7 2 (3.23%) Jython
7 2 (3.23%) Ruby
8 1 (1.61%) C
8 1 (1.61%) C#
8 1 (1.61%) C++
8 1 (1.61%) PHP
8 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.84%) DV Cleared
2 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) HL7
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) Ansible
1 6 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (9.68%) Terraform
2 5 (8.06%) Puppet
3 2 (3.23%) Consul
4 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (35.48%) IBM
2 20 (32.26%) Oracle
3 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.84%) Serena
4 2 (3.23%) ATG
5 1 (1.61%) Adobe
5 1 (1.61%) Charles River
5 1 (1.61%) IBM Sterling
5 1 (1.61%) Mercator
5 1 (1.61%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.61%) OpenText
5 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.61%) Sybase
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