Period
to 14 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a WebSphere Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IBM WebSphere Developer
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 93 95
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 -
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Developer 6 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.37% 0.28% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.29% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 - -
East of England median daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 1507 1375 1453
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.25% 96.02% 94.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 774 785 735
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £200 £210 £190
90th Percentile £575 £550 £575
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £390
% change year-on-year +6.45% -0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 86 146
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% -15.94% +12.05%
10th Percentile £11.13 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £53.13 £40.75
East of England median hourly rate £20.19 £20.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year +0.96% -5.88% +5.71%

WebSphere Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings that featured WebSphere Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Developer in Hertfordshire

WebSphere Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere Developer in Hertfordshire

WebSphere Developer
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 14 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -6 6 £425 -
WebSphere Developer
East of England

WebSphere Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 across the Hertfordshire region featuring WebSphere Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (83.33%) IBM
3 4 (66.67%) Java
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (50.00%) DataPower
4 3 (50.00%) REST
4 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 2 (33.33%) API Development
5 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
5 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 2 (33.33%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (33.33%) DevOps
5 2 (33.33%) Boomi
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (33.33%) RESTful
5 2 (33.33%) Open Source
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) SAP HCM
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (33.33%) Subversion
5 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (33.33%) JSON
5 2 (33.33%) Release Management
5 2 (33.33%) Ajax
5 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM

WebSphere Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (33.33%) Commerce Server
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (33.33%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Boomi
1 2 (33.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 3 (50.00%) REST
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) EJB
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (16.67%) JPA
3 1 (16.67%) JSP
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) DataPower
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) API Development
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) DNA
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Dell
2 2 (33.33%) SAP