The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for WebSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 34 34
Rank change year-on-year -8 0  
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 1 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.29% 2.28% 2.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.82% 18.87% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.48
% change year-on-year +14.28% -6.60%  

WebSphere is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 55 53 70
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 15.76% 12.07% 16.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 24 39
Median daily rate £375 £410 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.53% +3.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £630 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -71.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +19.04%  

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham citing WebSphere as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Nottingham

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Nottingham region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared