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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
London / Paddington
Rank - - 6
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Paddington - - 14.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £475
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 - £16.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year - -54.28%  

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 2 3
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Paddington - 13.33% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.07
% change year-on-year -2.85% +8.89%  

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Paddington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Paddington 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 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