Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a WebSphere Specialist was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Specialist
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 97 104
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Specialist 0 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - 0.13% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.14% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 8
Cheshire median daily rate - £425 £425
North West median daily rate £425 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Cheshire
Contract vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 1282 1393 1980
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.46% 93.80% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 898 1006 1313
Cheshire median daily rate £409 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.19% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £263 £235 £266
90th Percentile £619 £600 £575
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 50 87
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.86 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.52% -12.59% +5.20%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £10.15
90th Percentile £33.60 £33.75 £36.00
North West median hourly rate £19.00 £16.22 £20.50
% change year-on-year +17.18% -20.90% +27.81%

WebSphere Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings that featured WebSphere Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Specialist in Cheshire

WebSphere Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere Specialist in Cheshire