The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Process Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Process Server over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere Process Server (WPS)
London / City of London
Rank - - 185
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Process Server 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.097%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £555 £500 £320
% change year-on-year
+11.00% +56.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
585 476 860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 19.82% 14.91% 16.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 356 641
Median daily rate £450 £430 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £282 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 19
Median hourly rate £22.34 £55.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.39% +169.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

WebSphere Process Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing WebSphere Process Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Process Server Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WebSphere Process Server
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebSphere Process Server across the City of London region.

WebSphere Process Server Daily Rate Trend in the City of London