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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Studio Application Developer (WSAD)
Rank 613 564 590
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +26
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Studio Application Developer 1 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.027% 0.022%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.014% 0.22% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Average daily rate
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- £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £375 £400
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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 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
7331 6242 6395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.68% 11.84% 10.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 4863 4041 3561
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 125 228
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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
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 12 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 23 September 2014. 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 -31 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Surrey - - - -
City of London - - - -
Watford - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
South East - - - -
South West - - - -
East of England - - - -
London - - - -

WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
1 7 (100.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) WebSphere
2 6 (85.71%) Ajax
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) JDBC
2 6 (85.71%) JSP
2 6 (85.71%) Servlets
2 6 (85.71%) Struts
2 6 (85.71%) UML
2 6 (85.71%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) RAD
2 6 (85.71%) XHTML
2 6 (85.71%) EJB
2 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 6 (85.71%) IBM
3 5 (71.43%) Interwoven
3 5 (71.43%) Tridion
3 5 (71.43%) Internet
3 5 (71.43%) JMS
3 5 (71.43%) MQSeries
3 5 (71.43%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) XSLT
3 5 (71.43%) UNIX
3 5 (71.43%) HPUX
3 5 (71.43%) Solaris
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Perl

WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) WebSphere
2 5 (71.43%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (71.43%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) DB2
1 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
1 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Eclipse
2 5 (71.43%) Log4j
2 5 (71.43%) Subversion
2 5 (71.43%) Ant
2 5 (71.43%) JUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Manufacturing
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
2 6 (85.71%) EJB
2 6 (85.71%) XHTML
2 6 (85.71%) JDBC
2 6 (85.71%) JSP
2 6 (85.71%) Servlets
2 6 (85.71%) Struts
2 6 (85.71%) Ajax
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) JSTL
3 5 (71.43%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) XSLT
3 5 (71.43%) JMS
3 5 (71.43%) XMLBeans
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
1 5 (71.43%) HPUX
1 5 (71.43%) Solaris
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) UML
1 6 (85.71%) OO
1 6 (85.71%) RAD
1 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 5 (71.43%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) Perl
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) XPath
3 5 (71.43%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) IBM
2 5 (71.43%) Interwoven
2 5 (71.43%) ATG
2 5 (71.43%) Blue Martini
2 5 (71.43%) Elastic Path
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Pega