The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Studio Application Developer skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Studio Application Developer over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Studio Application Developer (WSAD)
Rank 615 606 581
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -25
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Studio Application Developer 15 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.004% 0.022%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.18% 0.027% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
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£400 - £308
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 - £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 - £322
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - £308
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £31.52 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.52 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8236 7282 6271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.90% 12.88% 11.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5410 4672 4023
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 138 132
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.78 £30.00 £23.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £71.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Studio Application Developer within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WebSphere Studio Application Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

WebSphere Studio Application Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere Studio Application Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

WebSphere Studio Application Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

WebSphere Studio Application Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Studio Application Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +8 15 £400 -
East of England - 10 £400 -
Essex - 7 £400 -
Basildon - 6 £400 -
London -6 4 £525 -
Watford - 3 - -
Hertfordshire - 3 - -
City of London - 2 £525 -
South West - 1 £315 -

WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WebSphere Studio Application Developer also 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 that cited WebSphere Studio Application Developer.

1 22 (95.65%) J2EE
2 21 (91.30%) XML
3 18 (78.26%) Struts
3 18 (78.26%) UML
3 18 (78.26%) HTML
3 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
4 17 (73.91%) SQL
5 15 (65.22%) Java
6 14 (60.87%) XSLT
6 14 (60.87%) WebSphere
7 13 (56.52%) Web Services
7 13 (56.52%) OO
7 13 (56.52%) EJB
7 13 (56.52%) Servlets
8 12 (52.17%) JSP
9 11 (47.83%) JSON
10 10 (43.48%) OOD
11 9 (39.13%) JAXB
11 9 (39.13%) WebSphere Application Server
11 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
11 9 (39.13%) Subversion
11 9 (39.13%) Web Development
12 8 (34.78%) XPath
12 8 (34.78%) XMLBeans
12 8 (34.78%) JSTL
12 8 (34.78%) Content Management
12 8 (34.78%) Ajax
12 8 (34.78%) Blue Martini
12 8 (34.78%) Web 2.0
12 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell

WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WebSphere Studio Application Developer also 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 that cited WebSphere Studio Application Developer. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (60.87%) WebSphere
2 9 (39.13%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (34.78%) MQSeries
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Solr
4 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) PaaS
2 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (34.78%) DB2
2 8 (34.78%) RDBMS
2 8 (34.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Subversion
2 8 (34.78%) Ant
2 8 (34.78%) JUnit
2 8 (34.78%) Eclipse
2 8 (34.78%) Log4j
3 6 (26.09%) AccuRev
4 5 (21.74%) VisualAge
5 1 (4.35%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
1 5 (21.74%) Banking
1 5 (21.74%) Retail
1 5 (21.74%) Retail Banking
2 4 (17.39%) Financial Institution
3 3 (13.04%) Back Office
4 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) Java Developer
3 6 (26.09%) J2EE Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Consultant
4 5 (21.74%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Developer
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (13.04%) AWS Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Designer
8 1 (4.35%) SOA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) J2EE
2 21 (91.30%) XML
3 18 (78.26%) HTML
3 18 (78.26%) Struts
4 14 (60.87%) XSLT
5 13 (56.52%) Web Services
5 13 (56.52%) Servlets
5 13 (56.52%) EJB
6 12 (52.17%) JSP
7 11 (47.83%) JSON
8 9 (39.13%) JAXB
9 8 (34.78%) JMS
9 8 (34.78%) JSTL
9 8 (34.78%) XMLBeans
9 8 (34.78%) Ajax
9 8 (34.78%) JDBC
9 8 (34.78%) XHTML
9 8 (34.78%) AngularJS
10 7 (30.43%) CSS
10 7 (30.43%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Web 2.0
2 4 (17.39%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) UNIX
1 8 (34.78%) HPUX
1 8 (34.78%) Solaris
1 8 (34.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) UML
2 13 (56.52%) OO
3 10 (43.48%) OOD
4 9 (39.13%) Web Development
5 8 (34.78%) RAD
5 8 (34.78%) E-Commerce
5 8 (34.78%) Content Management
6 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (21.74%) Data Management
7 5 (21.74%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (21.74%) Use Case
7 5 (21.74%) Master Data Management
7 5 (21.74%) Office Automation
7 5 (21.74%) Project Management
7 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
7 5 (21.74%) SOA
8 4 (17.39%) RDF
8 4 (17.39%) OOP
8 4 (17.39%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (17.39%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) JavaScript
2 17 (73.91%) SQL
3 15 (65.22%) Java
4 8 (34.78%) XPath
4 8 (34.78%) Bash Shell
4 8 (34.78%) Perl
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) IBM
1 8 (34.78%) Interwoven
1 8 (34.78%) ATG
1 8 (34.78%) Blue Martini
1 8 (34.78%) Elastic Path