Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 891 883 879
Rank change year-on-year -8 -4 -13
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Studio Application Developer 5 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.003% 0.013%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.026% 0.017% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 5
UK median daily rate £525 - £400
10th Percentile £464 - £340
90th Percentile £628 - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
UK median hourly rate - - £31.52
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £31.52

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

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 19222 17378 16388
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.65% 16.55% 14.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13387 11678 10908
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 281 254 339
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29.00 £24.30 £24.23
90th Percentile £61.00 £53.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing WebSphere Studio Application Developer as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere Studio Application Developer over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

WebSphere Studio Application Developer
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Studio Application Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 24 November 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
UK excluding London +34 4 £550 - 1
Scotland - 3 £550 - 1
England -8 2 £458 -
East of England -3 1 - -
London - 1 £458 -

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (80.00%) Log4j
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) JUnit
2 4 (80.00%) XSLT
2 4 (80.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) EJB
2 4 (80.00%) JDBC
2 4 (80.00%) JSP
2 4 (80.00%) Servlets
2 4 (80.00%) Struts
2 4 (80.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) JBoss
3 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (60.00%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) JDeveloper

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 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) JBoss
2 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (20.00%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (80.00%) JUnit
1 4 (80.00%) Log4j
2 3 (60.00%) JDeveloper
2 3 (60.00%) XMLSpy
3 1 (20.00%) Ant
3 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (20.00%) Mockito
3 1 (20.00%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) EJB
1 4 (80.00%) J2EE
1 4 (80.00%) JDBC
1 4 (80.00%) JSP
1 4 (80.00%) Servlets
1 4 (80.00%) Struts
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) XML
1 4 (80.00%) XSLT
2 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JMS
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) JSTL
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) XHTML
3 1 (20.00%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) HPUX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) UML
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) DNA
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) RAD
4 1 (20.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Guidewire
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) ATG
2 1 (20.00%) Blue Martini
2 1 (20.00%) Demandware
2 1 (20.00%) Elastic Path
2 1 (20.00%) hybris
2 1 (20.00%) IBM