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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere Developer
UK
Rank 573 606 592
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -14
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Developer 28 30 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.059% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.062% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 17
Median daily rate £468 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £403 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £600 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
43101 48634 49624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 95.01% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 28143 31310 30515
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1546 1624 1914
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +18 28 £468 -15.00% 1
London +21 15 £490 -14.78% 1
East of England - 8 £413 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £450 -
Watford - 5 £450 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £365 -
North West +20 2 £550 -
Manchester +12 2 £550 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £455 -
South West - 2 £455 -
South East +18 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Gloucester - 1 £460 -
Dunstable - 1 £365 -
Bromley - 1 £550 -

WebSphere Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 67 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 56 (83.58%) Java
3 32 (47.76%) IBM
4 31 (46.27%) XML
5 22 (32.84%) JavaScript
5 22 (32.84%) Linux
6 20 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (29.85%) WebSphere MQ
6 20 (29.85%) Web Services
7 19 (28.36%) HTML
7 19 (28.36%) SQL
7 19 (28.36%) Oracle
7 19 (28.36%) Spring
7 19 (28.36%) IBM Integration Bus
8 18 (26.87%) Unix
9 17 (25.37%) E-Commerce
9 17 (25.37%) SOAP
9 17 (25.37%) XSLT
9 17 (25.37%) CSS
9 17 (25.37%) Git (software)
10 16 (23.88%) Finance
11 14 (20.90%) TDD
11 14 (20.90%) J2EE
11 14 (20.90%) JSON
12 12 (17.91%) RESTful
12 12 (17.91%) REST
12 12 (17.91%) Tomcat
12 12 (17.91%) Subversion
12 12 (17.91%) Hibernate
13 11 (16.42%) Eclipse

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 67 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (17.91%) Tomcat
3 10 (14.93%) Apache
3 10 (14.93%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (10.45%) MQSeries
5 6 (8.96%) CMS
6 5 (7.46%) WebLogic
7 4 (5.97%) WebSphere Portal
8 3 (4.48%) Commerce Server
9 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (1.49%) Apache Spark
10 1 (1.49%) ATG Dynamo
10 1 (1.49%) CICS
10 1 (1.49%) Confluence
10 1 (1.49%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (1.49%) IBM Transformation Extender
10 1 (1.49%) JBoss
10 1 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.99%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (2.99%) SAP HCM
2 1 (1.49%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.97%) GitHub
3 2 (2.99%) Boomi
3 2 (2.99%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) HTTP
2 4 (5.97%) LDAP
3 2 (2.99%) Firewall
3 2 (2.99%) Internet
4 1 (1.49%) DMZ
4 1 (1.49%) DNS
4 1 (1.49%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.49%) SSL
4 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) DB2
1 8 (11.94%) MySQL
1 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) Big Data
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (25.37%) Git (software)
2 12 (17.91%) Subversion
3 11 (16.42%) Eclipse
4 10 (14.93%) Jenkins
4 10 (14.93%) JUnit
5 6 (8.96%) Mockito
6 2 (2.99%) Ant
6 2 (2.99%) Maven
6 2 (2.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.49%) Introscope
7 1 (1.49%) JIRA
7 1 (1.49%) JMeter
7 1 (1.49%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.49%) Log4j
7 1 (1.49%) Rational Application Developer
7 1 (1.49%) Selenium
General
1 16 (23.88%) Finance
2 7 (10.45%) Banking
3 5 (7.46%) Retail
4 4 (5.97%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (46.27%) XML
2 20 (29.85%) Web Services
2 20 (29.85%) WebSphere MQ
3 19 (28.36%) HTML
3 19 (28.36%) IBM Integration Bus
3 19 (28.36%) Spring
4 17 (25.37%) CSS
4 17 (25.37%) SOAP
4 17 (25.37%) XSLT
5 14 (20.90%) J2EE
5 14 (20.90%) JSON
6 12 (17.91%) Hibernate
6 12 (17.91%) REST
6 12 (17.91%) RESTful
7 11 (16.42%) Spring Security
8 9 (13.43%) .NET
8 9 (13.43%) EJB
8 9 (13.43%) JDBC
8 9 (13.43%) Spring Boot
9 8 (11.94%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) DataPower
2 3 (4.48%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.48%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.48%) SWIFT
3 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.99%) Equities
3 2 (2.99%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.84%) Linux
2 18 (26.87%) Unix
3 8 (11.94%) HPUX
3 8 (11.94%) Solaris
4 3 (4.48%) AIX
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.49%) MVS
6 1 (1.49%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.49%) VMS
6 1 (1.49%) Windows
6 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.37%) E-Commerce
3 14 (20.90%) TDD
4 11 (16.42%) Mentoring
5 10 (14.93%) Open Source
6 9 (13.43%) OO
7 8 (11.94%) Coaching
7 8 (11.94%) DevOps
7 8 (11.94%) MVC
7 8 (11.94%) Unit Testing
8 7 (10.45%) RAD
9 4 (5.97%) API Development
9 4 (5.97%) Configuration Management
9 4 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.97%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (4.48%) Change Management
10 3 (4.48%) OOP
10 3 (4.48%) Release Management
11 2 (2.99%) CRM
11 2 (2.99%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 56 (83.58%) Java
2 22 (32.84%) JavaScript
3 19 (28.36%) SQL
4 7 (10.45%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.48%) Perl
5 3 (4.48%) Python
6 2 (2.99%) C++
6 2 (2.99%) Jython
6 2 (2.99%) XPath
7 1 (1.49%) C
7 1 (1.49%) C#
7 1 (1.49%) DCL
7 1 (1.49%) PHP
7 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.48%) DV Cleared
2 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) ISO20022
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) Puppet
1 5 (7.46%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 4 (5.97%) Ansible
2 4 (5.97%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.97%) Terraform
3 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (47.76%) IBM
2 19 (28.36%) Oracle
3 2 (2.99%) ATG
3 2 (2.99%) Dell
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.99%) SAP
3 2 (2.99%) Serena
4 1 (1.49%) Adobe
4 1 (1.49%) IBM Sterling
4 1 (1.49%) OpenText
4 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.49%) Sybase
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