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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Process Server over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Process Server (WPS)
Rank 419 411 417
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Process Server 7 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.032% 0.056% 0.038%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.18% 0.30% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 8
Median daily rate £538 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.37% +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £450 £463
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WebSphere Process Server
England

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
3964 4278 4144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.31% 18.32% 17.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2856 2851 2778
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £569 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 102 76
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.54 £35.00 £46.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +23.52%

WebSphere Process Server
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 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
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 24 June 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for WebSphere Process Server.

1 14 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 13 (92.86%) WebSphere Application Server
3 12 (85.71%) Linux
3 12 (85.71%) AIX
4 11 (78.57%) WebSphere MQ
4 11 (78.57%) Finance
4 11 (78.57%) Web Services
5 10 (71.43%) iPlanet
5 10 (71.43%) WebSphere Portal
5 10 (71.43%) IIS
5 10 (71.43%) Java
5 10 (71.43%) Solaris
5 10 (71.43%) Apache
5 10 (71.43%) IBM HTTP Server
5 10 (71.43%) Degree
5 10 (71.43%) zOS
6 8 (57.14%) DataPower
7 4 (28.57%) SSL
8 3 (21.43%) IBM
9 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (14.29%) J2EE
9 2 (14.29%) ITIL
9 2 (14.29%) Unix
9 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
9 2 (14.29%) ClearQuest
10 1 (7.14%) BPEL
10 1 (7.14%) Defect Management
10 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (7.14%) IBM Integration Bus
10 1 (7.14%) BPMN

WebSphere Process Server
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 14 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 13 (92.86%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (71.43%) Apache
3 10 (71.43%) IBM HTTP Server
3 10 (71.43%) IIS
3 10 (71.43%) iPlanet
3 10 (71.43%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) ClearQuest
2 1 (7.14%) ClearCase
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Consultant
2 11 (78.57%) WebSphere Consultant
3 10 (71.43%) Applications Consultant
3 10 (71.43%) Server Consultant
3 10 (71.43%) WebSphere Server Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Server Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) Web Services
1 11 (78.57%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (7.14%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (7.14%) JMS
3 1 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) AIX
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Solaris
2 10 (71.43%) zOS
3 2 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (7.14%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) BPEL
2 1 (7.14%) BPMN
2 1 (7.14%) Change Management
2 1 (7.14%) Defect Management
2 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.14%) SOA
2 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) IBM