The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere Process Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Process Server over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Edinburgh region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Process Server (WPS)
Rank 79 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Process Server 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.16% 0.40% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.32% 2.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £425 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
152 109 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.84% 14.48% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 44 82
Average daily rate £380 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £134 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Average hourly rate £19.06 £22.75 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.24% +85.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
WebSphere Process Server
Scotland

WebSphere Process Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Process Server across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Process Server Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

WebSphere Process Server
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

WebSphere Process Server Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

WebSphere Process Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing WebSphere Process Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere Process Server.

1 15 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 15 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (93.33%) IBM
3 12 (80.00%) ClearQuest
3 12 (80.00%) Linux
3 12 (80.00%) ClearCase
4 11 (73.33%) AIX
4 11 (73.33%) Workflow
4 11 (73.33%) Workflow Management
5 9 (60.00%) Finance
6 6 (40.00%) Banking
7 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
7 2 (13.33%) Advertising
7 2 (13.33%) J2EE
7 2 (13.33%) SOA
7 2 (13.33%) SSL
8 1 (6.67%) JMS
8 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
8 1 (6.67%) RUP
8 1 (6.67%) SOAP
8 1 (6.67%) Web Services
8 1 (6.67%) XML
8 1 (6.67%) HTML
8 1 (6.67%) Java
8 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
8 1 (6.67%) Perl
8 1 (6.67%) SQL
8 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
8 1 (6.67%) Jython
8 1 (6.67%) Internet

WebSphere Process Server
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing WebSphere Process Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere Process Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 15 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) SSL
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) BIG-IP
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) ClearQuest
1 12 (80.00%) ClearCase
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
3 2 (13.33%) Advertising
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Administrator
2 10 (66.67%) WebSphere Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Process Manager
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Server Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Content Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Process Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) J2EE
2 1 (6.67%) JMS
2 1 (6.67%) SOAP
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Flex
2 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Blog
1 1 (6.67%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Workflow
1 11 (73.33%) Workflow Management
2 2 (13.33%) SOA
3 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.67%) RUP
3 1 (6.67%) Process Management
3 1 (6.67%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) Jython
1 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) F5