The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Paddington 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 29 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
London / Paddington
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 7
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 0 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Paddington - - 17.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £500
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 £37.65
% change year-on-year +14.28% -7.03%  

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 Paddington with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Paddington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 0 9 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Paddington - 52.94% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 20
Median daily rate - £550 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +37.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.84% +23.80%  

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Paddington

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Paddington

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Paddington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere in Paddington