The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Process Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Process Server (WPS)
Rank 563 564 503
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -61
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Process Server 17 12 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.023% 0.087%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.18% 0.13% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 15
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£450 £600 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +36.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £406
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9305 8953 7814
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.38% 17.42% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5694 5524 4512
Average daily rate £390 £375 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £513 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 338 300 395
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.09 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.26%

WebSphere Process Server
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

WebSphere Process Server Jobs Demand Trend in England

WebSphere Process Server
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

WebSphere Process Server Daily Rate Trend in England

WebSphere Process Server
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere Process Server across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

WebSphere Process Server Daily Rate Histogram in England

WebSphere Process Server
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Process Server across the England region.

WebSphere Process Server Hourly Rate Trend in England

WebSphere Process Server
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Process Server within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +2 9 £450 -25.00% 1
West Midlands - 4 £450 -
Yorkshire - - - -
South East - - - -
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WebSphere Process Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 32 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 32 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 19 (59.38%) Linux
3 18 (56.25%) IBM
4 16 (50.00%) Windows
5 15 (46.88%) DB2
6 12 (37.50%) AIX
6 12 (37.50%) Solaris
7 11 (34.38%) CICS
7 11 (34.38%) Jython
7 11 (34.38%) WebSphere Portal
8 10 (31.25%) LPAR
8 10 (31.25%) CA Wily
8 10 (31.25%) Migration
8 10 (31.25%) Introscope
8 10 (31.25%) CA
8 10 (31.25%) zOS
8 10 (31.25%) Process Management
9 6 (18.75%) Finance
9 6 (18.75%) ITIL
10 5 (15.63%) Web Services
10 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 4 (12.50%) Banking
11 4 (12.50%) Document Management
11 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
11 4 (12.50%) Java
11 4 (12.50%) .NET
11 4 (12.50%) FileNet
11 4 (12.50%) Kofax

WebSphere Process Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 32 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 32 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (34.38%) WebSphere Portal
2 11 (34.38%) CICS
3 4 (12.50%) FileNet
3 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (6.25%) IIS
4 2 (6.25%) JBoss
5 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.13%) CMS
5 1 (3.13%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) HTTP
1 1 (3.13%) SSL
1 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) DB2
2 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Introscope
2 1 (3.13%) Subversion
2 1 (3.13%) Maven
2 1 (3.13%) JIRA
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) Hudson
2 1 (3.13%) ClearCase
2 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.13%) ClearQuest
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
2 4 (12.50%) Financial Institution
2 4 (12.50%) Back Office
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.13%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Administrator
2 16 (50.00%) WebSphere Administrator
3 8 (25.00%) Server Administrator
3 8 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) FileNet Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Server Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Server Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) Designer
6 1 (3.13%) FileNet Developer
6 1 (3.13%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) Web Services
2 4 (12.50%) .NET
2 4 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (6.25%) Middleware
3 2 (6.25%) J2EE
4 1 (3.13%) EJB
4 1 (3.13%) JDBC
4 1 (3.13%) SOAP
4 1 (3.13%) XML
4 1 (3.13%) XSD
4 1 (3.13%) XSLT
4 1 (3.13%) JMS
4 1 (3.13%) WSDL
4 1 (3.13%) JRules
4 1 (3.13%) JTA
4 1 (3.13%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) LPAR
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Linux
2 16 (50.00%) Windows
3 12 (37.50%) AIX
3 12 (37.50%) Solaris
4 10 (31.25%) zOS
5 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.13%) UNIX
6 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Process Management
1 10 (31.25%) Migration
2 6 (18.75%) ITIL
3 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (12.50%) Document Management
3 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 2 (6.25%) SOA
4 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.13%) Scrum
5 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.13%) BPEL
5 1 (3.13%) Change Management
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (3.13%) DevOps
5 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.13%) System Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) Jython
2 4 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (3.13%) Perl
3 1 (3.13%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) XQuery
3 1 (3.13%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) IBM Certification
2 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Xen
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) CA Wily
2 1 (3.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) IBM
2 10 (31.25%) CA
3 4 (12.50%) Kofax
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.13%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.13%) VMware
5 1 (3.13%) ILOG