Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 January 2019 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
South West > Devon
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 46 50
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 0 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon - 0.79% 1.51%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 5.88% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Devon median daily rate - £444 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.63% +11.76%
South West median daily rate £425 £447 £500
% change year-on-year -4.92% -10.60% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Devon median hourly rate - £35.00 -
South West median hourly rate - £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -12.50% -11.11%

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 Devon with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 47 68 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 10.31% 13.49% 16.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 36 50
Devon median daily rate £350 £444 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.08% +47.83% -20.00%
10th Percentile £160 £328 £147
90th Percentile £492 £581 £438
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -2.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 2
Devon median hourly rate - £45.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +164.71% -13.92%
South West median hourly rate £39.50 £24.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year +64.58% -27.27% -22.35%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Devon

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere in Devon