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 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)
UK / England
Rank 548 598 572
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -26
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Process Server 19 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.027% 0.036%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.26% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 5
Median daily rate £550 £575 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +27.77%
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 England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
7385 7988 8295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.65% 16.75% 17.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4835 5137 5144
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 224 289
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.34 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +6.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.25 £45.40
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 England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 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 22 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Process Server within the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +28 11 £560 +12.00%
London +23 5 £538 -6.52%
West Midlands - 2 - -
North West +18 1 £338 -20.58%
WebSphere Process Server
UK

WebSphere Process Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Process Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for WebSphere Process Server.

1 35 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 31 (88.57%) Java
3 29 (82.86%) BPEL
3 29 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (80.00%) Spring
5 26 (74.29%) BPMN
6 25 (71.43%) JUnit
7 24 (68.57%) Migration
7 24 (68.57%) Java EE
8 23 (65.71%) WebSphere Application Server
8 23 (65.71%) JBoss
9 22 (62.86%) SQL
10 21 (60.00%) TDD
11 20 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (54.29%) Jenkins
12 19 (54.29%) DevOps
12 19 (54.29%) Maven
12 19 (54.29%) Scrum
13 18 (51.43%) Pair Programming
13 18 (51.43%) Unit Testing
13 18 (51.43%) Mockito
13 18 (51.43%) Cucumber
13 18 (51.43%) GitHub
14 16 (45.71%) Publishing
15 11 (31.43%) Software Engineering
15 11 (31.43%) Alfresco
16 9 (25.71%) IBM
17 8 (22.86%) J2EE
17 8 (22.86%) Web Services
18 7 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ

WebSphere Process Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 23 (65.71%) JBoss
2 23 (65.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (31.43%) Alfresco
4 5 (14.29%) Apache
5 3 (8.57%) GlassFish
5 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
5 3 (8.57%) WebLogic Integration
5 3 (8.57%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (5.71%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (5.71%) IIS
6 2 (5.71%) iPlanet
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 18 (51.43%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
1 3 (8.57%) RDBMS
1 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.71%) DB2
Development Applications
1 25 (71.43%) JUnit
2 19 (54.29%) Jenkins
2 19 (54.29%) Maven
3 18 (51.43%) Cucumber
3 18 (51.43%) Mockito
4 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (45.71%) Publishing
2 5 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 30 (85.71%) Developer
2 18 (51.43%) Java Developer
3 12 (34.29%) Software Developer
4 11 (31.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 11 (31.43%) Java Engineer
4 11 (31.43%) Java Software Developer
4 11 (31.43%) Java Software Engineer
4 11 (31.43%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Applications Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Server Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Server Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) BPM Developer
7 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (80.00%) Spring
2 24 (68.57%) Java EE
3 8 (22.86%) J2EE
3 8 (22.86%) Web Services
4 7 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
5 5 (14.29%) JMS
5 5 (14.29%) SOAP
6 4 (11.43%) XML
7 3 (8.57%) EJB
7 3 (8.57%) Hibernate
7 3 (8.57%) JPA
7 3 (8.57%) JSF
7 3 (8.57%) JSP
7 3 (8.57%) JTA
7 3 (8.57%) Middleware
7 3 (8.57%) Servlets
7 3 (8.57%) Spring Web Flow
7 3 (8.57%) Struts
7 3 (8.57%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) DataPower
2 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.71%) Clustering
3 2 (5.71%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) AIX
1 2 (5.71%) Linux
1 2 (5.71%) Solaris
1 2 (5.71%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (82.86%) BPEL
2 26 (74.29%) BPMN
3 24 (68.57%) Migration
4 21 (60.00%) TDD
5 20 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (54.29%) DevOps
6 19 (54.29%) Scrum
7 18 (51.43%) Pair Programming
7 18 (51.43%) Unit Testing
8 11 (31.43%) Software Engineering
9 4 (11.43%) SOA
10 3 (8.57%) AOP
10 3 (8.57%) Domain-Driven Design
10 3 (8.57%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (8.57%) MVC
10 3 (8.57%) OO
10 3 (8.57%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (8.57%) UML
10 3 (8.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 31 (88.57%) Java
2 22 (62.86%) SQL
3 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) IBM
2 3 (8.57%) Kony
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) Google
3 2 (5.71%) Sybase
3 2 (5.71%) Yahoo!
4 1 (2.86%) MuleSoft