Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 24 May 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
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 35 49
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk - 0.30% 0.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 2.13% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Suffolk median daily rate - £375 -
East of England median daily rate £500 £400 £434
% change year-on-year +25.00% -7.78% +8.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Suffolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -18.75% +14.29% +4.48%

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 Suffolk with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Suffolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 37 47 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 12.63% 13.99% 20.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 26 59
Suffolk median daily rate £438 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.69% -19.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £363 £170 £179
90th Percentile £538 £522 £588
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Suffolk median hourly rate - £12.10 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.22% +28.57%
East of England median hourly rate £18.82 £19.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year -0.96% -12.64% +1.16%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Suffolk

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere in Suffolk