The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for WebSphere Studio Application Developer skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere Studio Application Developer over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Studio Application Developer (WSAD)
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 649 629
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Studio Application Developer 0 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.006% 0.012%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.036% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £475 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +50.79%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £315
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

WebSphere Studio Application Developer is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 8117 8240 7471
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.54% 15.53% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5548 5678 4924
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 125 126
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +14.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £26.75 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.69 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing WebSphere Studio Application Developer as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Studio Application Developer in the UK

WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere Studio Application Developer in the UK

WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebSphere Studio Application Developer in the UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Studio Application Developer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for WebSphere Studio Application Developer.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) SSL
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Rational Application Developer
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
1 4 (100.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (50.00%) IaaS

WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) HTTP
1 4 (100.00%) SSL
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Rational Application Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Azure DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Azure Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 4 (100.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
1 4 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft