The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Oxford region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank - 33 24
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 0 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - 0.81% 4.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 4.00% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 14
Average daily rate - - £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.38 £27.48 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+43.28% -52.20%
Application Platforms Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
27 50 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 11.20% 20.16% 27.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 37 50
Average daily rate £220 £295 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.42% -22.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £346 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £12.09 - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
WebSphere
Oxfordshire

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the Oxford region.

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford