The median contractor rate for a WebSphere Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 28 June 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
England / South West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 - 141
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Developer 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.15% - 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% - 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £315
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 - £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 - £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £455
% change year-on-year +13.33% -17.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
South West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2623 2861 2952
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 95.80% 95.49% 95.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5301 6431 6439
Median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £561 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 391 434 790
Median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% +57.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.63 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £44.75 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

WebSphere Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Developer in the South West

WebSphere Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere Developer in the South West

WebSphere Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Bristol - 2 - -
Devon - 1 £400 -
WebSphere Developer
England

WebSphere Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South West region featuring WebSphere Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (88.89%) IBM Integration Bus
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) IBM
3 6 (66.67%) SOAP
3 6 (66.67%) N-Tier
3 6 (66.67%) XML
3 6 (66.67%) Content Management
3 6 (66.67%) Web Development
3 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) WebSphere Portal
4 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (44.44%) Web Design
5 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
5 4 (44.44%) JSON
5 4 (44.44%) jQuery
5 4 (44.44%) Unix
5 4 (44.44%) Windows
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
5 4 (44.44%) .NET
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 4 (44.44%) C#
5 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 4 (44.44%) CSS

WebSphere Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (66.67%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) IBM Integration Bus
1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 6 (66.67%) SOAP
2 6 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) HTML5
3 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) JSON
3 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) N-Tier
2 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Content Management
1 6 (66.67%) Web Development
2 5 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (44.44%) Web Design
4 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) IBM
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle