Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 18 July 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 63 59
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 0 3 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - 0.45% 1.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 2.21% 10.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 15
Gloucestershire median daily rate - £425 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -22.73% +30.95%
South West median daily rate £425 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 109 136 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 18.44% 20.18% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 84 106
Gloucestershire median daily rate £410 £373 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.07% -0.67% -
10th Percentile £210 £200 £213
90th Percentile £606 £475 £575
South West median daily rate £400 £386 £363
% change year-on-year +3.56% +6.55% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 5
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £17.50 £32.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.15% +30.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £16.25 £29.38 £12.35
90th Percentile £18.75 £58.75 £36.75
South West median hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -50.00% +38.46% +59.12%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Gloucestershire

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere in Gloucestershire