Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 16 December 2018 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 66 80
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 0 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry - 0.90% 0.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 7.00% 6.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 5
Coventry median daily rate - £431 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.81% +41.59%
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £456 £425
% change year-on-year -1.37% +7.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £29.50 - -

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 Coventry with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 79 100 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 8.73% 12.90% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 65 108
Coventry median daily rate £460 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% - -
10th Percentile £343 £176 £296
90th Percentile £545 £575 £513
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 3
Coventry median hourly rate £12.50 £24.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.98% +63.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £10.88 £20.23 £13.84
90th Percentile £16.50 £29.84 £15.40
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% -8.57%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Coventry

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere in Coventry

WebSphere
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebSphere in Coventry