The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had WebSphere Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Architect
Rank - - 55
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Architect 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £500 £563
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WebSphere Architect
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
672 615 593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.59% 93.18% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 390 382
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £183 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 33 31
Median hourly rate £16.50 £12.90 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.90% -11.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.73 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £31.50 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

WebSphere Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Birmingham region that featured WebSphere Architect in the job title.

WebSphere Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

WebSphere Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebSphere Architect across the Birmingham region.

WebSphere Architect Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham