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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Process Server (WPS)
Rank 563 541 513
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -28
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Process Server 23 14 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.029% 0.094%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.25% 0.16% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 19
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £446
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £525 £653
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £356 £450
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -20.83%
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
9335 8561 7853
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.42% 17.88% 17.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 6016 5205 4506
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 296 346 411
Average hourly rate £20.60 £18.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.44% -16.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -5 18 £450 +28.57% 1
West Midlands 0 2 £450 -2.70%
East of England - 2 - -
North West - 1 £625 -
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WebSphere Process Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 40 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 36 (90.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 23 (57.50%) Linux
4 22 (55.00%) Windows
5 20 (50.00%) WebSphere Portal
6 18 (45.00%) AIX
6 18 (45.00%) Solaris
6 18 (45.00%) DB2
7 17 (42.50%) CICS
7 17 (42.50%) CA
7 17 (42.50%) zOS
7 17 (42.50%) Introscope
7 17 (42.50%) Migration
7 17 (42.50%) Jython
7 17 (42.50%) LPAR
7 17 (42.50%) CA Wily
8 16 (40.00%) IBM
9 15 (37.50%) Finance
10 9 (22.50%) Java
11 8 (20.00%) Web Services
12 7 (17.50%) Process Management
13 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
14 5 (12.50%) J2EE
14 5 (12.50%) XML
14 5 (12.50%) JSP
14 5 (12.50%) XSLT
15 4 (10.00%) Middleware
15 4 (10.00%) Financial Institution
15 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
15 4 (10.00%) Back Office

WebSphere Process Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 40 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 36 (90.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 20 (50.00%) WebSphere Portal
4 17 (42.50%) CICS
5 4 (10.00%) FileNet
5 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (10.00%) Documentum
6 1 (2.50%) JBoss
6 1 (2.50%) CMS
6 1 (2.50%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (2.50%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) SSL
1 2 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) DB2
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 17 (42.50%) Introscope
2 4 (10.00%) Lombardi
3 1 (2.50%) JIRA
3 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) Hudson
3 1 (2.50%) Subversion
3 1 (2.50%) Maven
3 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Financial Institution
2 4 (10.00%) Back Office
3 3 (7.50%) Front Office
4 2 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Administrator
2 13 (32.50%) WebSphere Administrator
3 10 (25.00%) Server Administrator
3 10 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
4 7 (17.50%) WebSphere Specialist
4 7 (17.50%) Applications Specialist
4 7 (17.50%) Server Specialist
4 7 (17.50%) WebSphere Server Specialist
5 5 (12.50%) Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Architect
7 3 (7.50%) FileNet Administrator
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.00%) WebSphere Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Portal Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior WebSphere Portal Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior WebSphere Developer
8 2 (5.00%) WebSphere Portal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) Web Services
2 5 (12.50%) XML
2 5 (12.50%) XSLT
2 5 (12.50%) J2EE
2 5 (12.50%) JSP
3 4 (10.00%) HTML
3 4 (10.00%) .NET
3 4 (10.00%) Ajax
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
3 4 (10.00%) Middleware
3 4 (10.00%) HTML5
4 2 (5.00%) SAML
4 2 (5.00%) JSTL
4 2 (5.00%) CSS
5 1 (2.50%) JDBC
5 1 (2.50%) SOAP
5 1 (2.50%) EJB
5 1 (2.50%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (2.50%) JMS
5 1 (2.50%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) LPAR
2 4 (10.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 23 (57.50%) Linux
2 22 (55.00%) Windows
3 18 (45.00%) AIX
3 18 (45.00%) Solaris
4 17 (42.50%) zOS
5 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Migration
2 7 (17.50%) Process Management
3 4 (10.00%) ITIL
3 4 (10.00%) EAI
3 4 (10.00%) SOA
3 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (10.00%) MVC
3 4 (10.00%) Document Management
3 4 (10.00%) Multithreading
3 4 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (10.00%) SDLC
4 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (2.50%) Validation
5 1 (2.50%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.50%) Scrum
5 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) Jython
2 9 (22.50%) Java
3 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (2.50%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) XQuery
5 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) IBM Certification
Systems Management
1 17 (42.50%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) CA
2 16 (40.00%) IBM
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.00%) Kofax
4 1 (2.50%) ILOG