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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Process Server (WPS)
Rank 541 516 451
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -65
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Process Server 15 33 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.071% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.17% 0.40% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 26 29
Average daily rate
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£450 £600 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £425 £378
% change year-on-year
- +12.58%
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
8661 8150 7451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.14% 17.63% 18.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5378 4880 4267
Average daily rate £400 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 287 301 378
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £12.50 £11.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.57 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -

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
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 3 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -18 6 £450 -25.00% 3
Yorkshire - - - -
South East - - - -
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
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WebSphere Process Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 33 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 31 (93.94%) WebSphere Application Server
3 30 (90.91%) IBM
4 13 (39.39%) ITIL
4 13 (39.39%) Java
5 10 (30.30%) Linux
6 9 (27.27%) Process Management
7 8 (24.24%) SSL
7 8 (24.24%) Middleware
7 8 (24.24%) SOA
7 8 (24.24%) HTTP
8 7 (21.21%) TOGAF
8 7 (21.21%) SysML
8 7 (21.21%) REST
8 7 (21.21%) WSDL
8 7 (21.21%) XML
8 7 (21.21%) UML
8 7 (21.21%) DB2
8 7 (21.21%) SOAP
8 7 (21.21%) JMS
9 6 (18.18%) Finance
9 6 (18.18%) Software AG
9 6 (18.18%) OOP
9 6 (18.18%) Windows
9 6 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
9 6 (18.18%) Test Management
9 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (18.18%) Requirements Management
9 6 (18.18%) Release Management
9 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development

WebSphere Process Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 33 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 31 (93.94%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
3 4 (12.12%) FileNet
3 4 (12.12%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (9.09%) Quickr
5 2 (6.06%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (6.06%) IIS
5 2 (6.06%) JBoss
5 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
6 1 (3.03%) CMS
6 1 (3.03%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) HTTP
1 8 (24.24%) SSL
2 2 (6.06%) SAN
3 1 (3.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) DB2
2 2 (6.06%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.03%) ClearQuest
2 1 (3.03%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Financial Institution
3 4 (12.12%) Back Office
3 4 (12.12%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.03%) International Banking
4 1 (3.03%) German Language
4 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Administrator
2 8 (24.24%) WebSphere Administrator
3 7 (21.21%) Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) FileNet Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) WebSphere Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) WebSphere Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Project Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Designer
7 1 (3.03%) FileNet Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Environment Manager
7 1 (3.03%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) Middleware
2 7 (21.21%) REST
2 7 (21.21%) SOAP
2 7 (21.21%) XML
2 7 (21.21%) JMS
2 7 (21.21%) WSDL
3 5 (15.15%) Web Services
4 4 (12.12%) .NET
4 4 (12.12%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (12.12%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 3 (9.09%) JSR 286
5 3 (9.09%) Spring
5 3 (9.09%) Dojo
6 1 (3.03%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) DataPower
2 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Linux
2 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) UNIX
3 2 (6.06%) AIX
3 2 (6.06%) Solaris
4 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) ITIL
2 9 (27.27%) Process Management
3 8 (24.24%) SOA
4 7 (21.21%) UML
4 7 (21.21%) TOGAF
4 7 (21.21%) SysML
5 6 (18.18%) Requirements Management
5 6 (18.18%) Release Management
5 6 (18.18%) Test Management
5 6 (18.18%) Portfolio Management
5 6 (18.18%) Scrum
5 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.18%) OOP
6 5 (15.15%) OO
6 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
6 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (12.12%) Waterfall
7 4 (12.12%) Document Management
7 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (12.12%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) Java
2 2 (6.06%) C
3 1 (3.03%) Perl
3 1 (3.03%) Python
3 1 (3.03%) Jython
3 1 (3.03%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) IBM Certification
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.03%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Xen
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Nagios
Vendors
1 30 (90.91%) IBM
2 6 (18.18%) Software AG
3 4 (12.12%) Kofax
4 3 (9.09%) Lotus
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle
5 2 (6.06%) Business Objects
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.06%) VMware
6 1 (3.03%) SAP