Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for WebSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere over the 6 months to 23 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 55 84
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - 0.63% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 4.40% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Cambridge median daily rate - £625 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +92.31% -27.78%
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - £363 £375
% change year-on-year - -3.33% -24.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -

WebSphere is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 90 91 174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 12.75% 14.42% 18.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 50 114
Cambridge median daily rate £419 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.69% -3.03% +8.55%
10th Percentile £213 £233 £290
90th Percentile £518 £550 £575
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £351 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -12.25% - +12.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Cambridge median hourly rate £10.50 £11.25 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -74.29% +108.33%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.63 £29.00
90th Percentile £10.75 £11.88 £53.75
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £10.25 £10.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% -16.67% -42.86%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing WebSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Cambridge

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere in Cambridge

WebSphere
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebSphere in Cambridge