The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Process Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Process Server (WPS)
Rank 417 411 420
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Process Server 11 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.046% 0.062% 0.056%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.22% 0.32% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 13
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £306 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £350 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £340 £455
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -25.27%
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 London region.

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4909 4628 4487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.38% 19.02% 17.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3395 3031 2923
Average daily rate £415 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 115 109
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

WebSphere Process Server
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WebSphere Process Server Jobs Demand Trend in London

WebSphere Process Server
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

WebSphere Process Server Daily Rate Trend in London

WebSphere Process Server
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere Process Server across the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

WebSphere Process Server Daily Rate Histogram in London

WebSphere Process Server
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

WebSphere Process Server Hourly Rate Trend in London

WebSphere Process Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 20 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 17 (85.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 14 (70.00%) Windows
3 14 (70.00%) Solaris
3 14 (70.00%) Linux
4 13 (65.00%) CICS
4 13 (65.00%) CA
4 13 (65.00%) zOS
4 13 (65.00%) AIX
4 13 (65.00%) DB2
4 13 (65.00%) WebSphere Portal
4 13 (65.00%) LPAR
4 13 (65.00%) CA Wily
4 13 (65.00%) Introscope
4 13 (65.00%) Migration
4 13 (65.00%) Jython
5 9 (45.00%) Finance
6 4 (20.00%) XSLT
6 4 (20.00%) XML
6 4 (20.00%) J2EE
7 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (15.00%) HTML
7 3 (15.00%) Java
7 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (15.00%) SQL
7 3 (15.00%) Web Services
7 3 (15.00%) JSP
7 3 (15.00%) Middleware
7 3 (15.00%) IBM
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft

WebSphere Process Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 20 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 17 (85.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 13 (65.00%) CICS
3 13 (65.00%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (15.00%) Documentum
5 1 (5.00%) JBoss
5 1 (5.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) DB2
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) Introscope
2 3 (15.00%) Lombardi
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) Hudson
3 1 (5.00%) Subversion
3 1 (5.00%) Maven
3 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Applications Specialist
1 7 (35.00%) WebSphere Specialist
1 7 (35.00%) Server Specialist
1 7 (35.00%) WebSphere Server Specialist
2 6 (30.00%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
2 6 (30.00%) Server Administrator
2 6 (30.00%) Administrator
2 6 (30.00%) WebSphere Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) J2EE
1 4 (20.00%) XML
1 4 (20.00%) XSLT
2 3 (15.00%) Middleware
2 3 (15.00%) Ajax
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 3 (15.00%) HTML5
2 3 (15.00%) HTML
2 3 (15.00%) Web Services
2 3 (15.00%) JSP
3 1 (5.00%) SOAP
3 1 (5.00%) EJB
3 1 (5.00%) JDBC
3 1 (5.00%) XSD
3 1 (5.00%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (5.00%) JRules
3 1 (5.00%) JTA
3 1 (5.00%) JMS
3 1 (5.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) LPAR
2 3 (15.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
1 14 (70.00%) Solaris
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 13 (65.00%) zOS
2 13 (65.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) EAI
2 3 (15.00%) SOA
2 3 (15.00%) MVC
2 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Validation
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.00%) Scrum
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Jython
2 3 (15.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) XQuery
Systems Management
1 13 (65.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) CA
2 3 (15.00%) IBM
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) ILOG