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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Developer
Rank 593 589 611
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +22
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Developer 34 48 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.088% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.093% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 23
Median daily rate £444 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.23% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £338 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £410 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.75% +17.14%
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
47494 51855 53478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.80% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 31084 33012 33811
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 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1664 2028 2194
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

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 5 December 2016.

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 22 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 5 December 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
England -14 32 £473 +16.66% 1
London +4 19 £504 +24.38% 1
North West -2 5 - -
Merseyside - 5 - -
South East +11 4 £370 -10.30%
Bootle - 4 - -
Hampshire - 4 £370 -
City of London +5 3 - -
Winchester - 3 £370 -
Scotland +10 2 £350 -33.33%
South West +9 2 £450 +12.50%
Glasgow +7 2 £350 -33.33%
Plymouth +14 1 £450 +12.50%
Yorkshire +6 1 - -
Leeds +5 1 - -
West Yorkshire +4 1 - -
Devon +3 1 £450 +12.50%
East of England - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 - -
Watford - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

WebSphere Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 featuring WebSphere Developer in the job title.

1 70 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 61 (87.14%) Java
3 30 (42.86%) XML
4 27 (38.57%) Oracle
5 26 (37.14%) WebSphere MQ
6 25 (35.71%) IBM Integration Bus
7 24 (34.29%) Web Services
7 24 (34.29%) Unix
7 24 (34.29%) IBM
8 23 (32.86%) HTML
9 22 (31.43%) CSS
10 20 (28.57%) JavaScript
11 19 (27.14%) Finance
11 19 (27.14%) Linux
12 18 (25.71%) E-Commerce
12 18 (25.71%) XSLT
13 17 (24.29%) Subversion
13 17 (24.29%) Spring
14 15 (21.43%) SQL
14 15 (21.43%) SQL Server
14 15 (21.43%) J2EE
15 14 (20.00%) Shell Script
16 13 (18.57%) Retail
16 13 (18.57%) Perl
16 13 (18.57%) SOAP
16 13 (18.57%) Git (software)
17 12 (17.14%) Jenkins
17 12 (17.14%) Data Modelling
17 12 (17.14%) MVC
18 11 (15.71%) Middleware

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 70 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (12.86%) SharePoint
2 9 (12.86%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.71%) IBM Transformation Extender
5 3 (4.29%) Apache
5 3 (4.29%) CMS
5 3 (4.29%) Commerce Server
5 3 (4.29%) MQSeries
5 3 (4.29%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.43%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.43%) ATG Dynamo
7 1 (1.43%) CICS
7 1 (1.43%) Confluence
7 1 (1.43%) JBoss
7 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.43%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.14%) GitHub
3 1 (1.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) HTTP
1 4 (5.71%) Internet
1 4 (5.71%) LDAP
1 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.86%) DNS
2 2 (2.86%) Firewall
2 2 (2.86%) ICMP
2 2 (2.86%) VPN
3 1 (1.43%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (8.57%) DB2
4 5 (7.14%) MySQL
5 4 (5.71%) Big Data
5 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.86%) Redis
7 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (24.29%) Subversion
2 13 (18.57%) Git (software)
3 12 (17.14%) Jenkins
4 11 (15.71%) Eclipse
5 10 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 7 (10.00%) JUnit
7 3 (4.29%) Mockito
8 2 (2.86%) Ant
8 2 (2.86%) GoCD
8 2 (2.86%) JIRA
9 1 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.43%) Build Forge
9 1 (1.43%) Log4j
9 1 (1.43%) Maven
9 1 (1.43%) Selenium
9 1 (1.43%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (27.14%) Finance
2 13 (18.57%) Retail
3 10 (14.29%) Financial Institution
4 6 (8.57%) Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Front Office
5 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (42.86%) XML
2 26 (37.14%) WebSphere MQ
3 25 (35.71%) IBM Integration Bus
4 24 (34.29%) Web Services
5 23 (32.86%) HTML
6 22 (31.43%) CSS
7 18 (25.71%) XSLT
8 17 (24.29%) Spring
9 15 (21.43%) J2EE
10 13 (18.57%) SOAP
11 11 (15.71%) .NET
11 11 (15.71%) Middleware
12 10 (14.29%) EJB
13 9 (12.86%) Hibernate
13 9 (12.86%) Servlets
14 8 (11.43%) JMS
14 8 (11.43%) JSP
14 8 (11.43%) XHTML
15 6 (8.57%) REST
15 6 (8.57%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Equities
1 10 (14.29%) Fixed Income
2 4 (5.71%) DataPower
3 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.86%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.43%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.43%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.43%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.43%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.43%) User Experience
4 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (34.29%) Unix
2 19 (27.14%) Linux
3 4 (5.71%) Solaris
4 3 (4.29%) HPUX
4 3 (4.29%) Windows
5 2 (2.86%) AIX
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.43%) MVS
6 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.71%) E-Commerce
2 12 (17.14%) Data Modelling
2 12 (17.14%) MVC
3 10 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 8 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.43%) Mentoring
5 7 (10.00%) TDD
5 7 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 5 (7.14%) DevOps
6 5 (7.14%) Open Source
7 4 (5.71%) Load Balancing
7 4 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (4.29%) Coaching
8 3 (4.29%) High Availability
8 3 (4.29%) RAD
9 2 (2.86%) Logistics
9 2 (2.86%) OO
9 2 (2.86%) SOA
9 2 (2.86%) Software Delivery
9 2 (2.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 61 (87.14%) Java
2 20 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 15 (21.43%) SQL
4 14 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 13 (18.57%) Perl
6 3 (4.29%) Python
7 2 (2.86%) C#
7 2 (2.86%) Go
7 2 (2.86%) Ruby
8 1 (1.43%) C
8 1 (1.43%) Jython
8 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) Ansible
1 6 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (8.57%) Terraform
2 5 (7.14%) Puppet
3 2 (2.86%) Consul
4 1 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (38.57%) Oracle
2 24 (34.29%) IBM
3 10 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 10 (14.29%) Serena
4 1 (1.43%) ATG
4 1 (1.43%) Charles River
4 1 (1.43%) IBM Sterling
4 1 (1.43%) Mercator
4 1 (1.43%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.43%) SAP
4 1 (1.43%) Sybase
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