Period
to 28 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 6 months to 28 January 2020 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 Application Server (WAS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 184 173
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 0 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.25% 0.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.63% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 5
Yorkshire median daily rate - £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.55% +10.00%
England median daily rate £525 £500 £469
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +7.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

WebSphere Application Server 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 437 737 700
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.95% 15.16% 15.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 467 459
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £238
90th Percentile £578 £575 £575
England median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 34 29
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £15.10 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.25% +0.63% -30.23%
10th Percentile £10.16 £10.09 £10.50
90th Percentile £26.95 £23.95 £23.20
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £19.34
% change year-on-year - +3.41% -3.30%

WebSphere Application Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing WebSphere Application Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Application Server in Yorkshire

WebSphere Application Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere Application Server in Yorkshire

WebSphere Application Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebSphere Application Server in Yorkshire