The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank - 37 51
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - 2.28% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 11.90% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- £463 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £424 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £29.95
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +25.20%
WebSphere
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Application Platforms Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
38 42 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 32.76% 19.18% 10.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 28 36
Average daily rate £450 £375 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -31.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £340 £331
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf