Period
to 26 May 2020

The median contractor rate for a WebSphere Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

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
England > North West
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 147 195 208
Rank change year-on-year +48 +13 -4
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Developer 1 5 13
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North West 0.033% 0.097% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.10% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 7
Median daily rate - £550 £501
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.89% +2.67%
England median daily rate £425 £531 £475
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.84% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £31.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Contract vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 2,826 4,860 5,589
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.01% 94.55% 95.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,680 3,100 3,474
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £194 £250 £238
90th Percentile £638 £613 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 227 304
Median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £17.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +6.26% -10.60%
10th Percentile £12.02 £12.40 £11.35
90th Percentile £53.00 £50.10 £49.63
Median hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £18.51
% change year-on-year +7.69% +5.38% -2.61%

WebSphere Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured WebSphere Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Developer in the North West

WebSphere Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing WebSphere Developer in the North West.

Daily rate trend for WebSphere Developer in the North West

WebSphere Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 26 May 2020. 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
Manchester +44 1 - -
WebSphere Developer
England

WebSphere Developer Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, WebSphere Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region featuring WebSphere Developer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Commerce Server
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Public Sector

WebSphere Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (100.00%) Commerce Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (100.00%) Public Sector
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) TDD