Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 20 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 73 99
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 0 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire - 0.63% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 4.90% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.33% -24.05%
East of England median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +33.33%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 184 143 342
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 13.01% 12.91% 21.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 80 190
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £357 £400 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.81% +2.89% +5.07%
10th Percentile £175 £226 £299
90th Percentile £500 £553 £538
East of England median daily rate £430 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +10.97% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 32
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £10.25 £10.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -16.67% -42.86%
10th Percentile £10.03 £9.00 £9.23
90th Percentile £10.68 £11.00 £43.70
East of England median hourly rate £36.50 £31.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year +15.87% +6.78% +40.48%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Cambridgeshire

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere in Cambridgeshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebSphere in Cambridgeshire