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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Process Server (WPS)
Rank 404 407 366
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -41
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Process Server 4 8 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.019% 0.038% 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.10% 0.20% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 35
Average daily rate £575 £450 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £320 £425
% change year-on-year
+56.25% -24.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.00
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
3955 4059 4140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.68% 19.14% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2767 2817 2787
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 80 76
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.15 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.50 £35.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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
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 12 February 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (90.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
3 7 (70.00%) Web Services
3 7 (70.00%) Finance
4 6 (60.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (60.00%) Unix
4 6 (60.00%) SSL
5 5 (50.00%) AIX
5 5 (50.00%) Solaris
6 4 (40.00%) IIS
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle
6 4 (40.00%) Apache
6 4 (40.00%) LDAP
6 4 (40.00%) HTTP
6 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (40.00%) zOS
6 4 (40.00%) iPlanet
6 4 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (40.00%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (40.00%) PKI
6 4 (40.00%) DB2
6 4 (40.00%) Lombardi
6 4 (40.00%) Degree
6 4 (40.00%) Wireshark
6 4 (40.00%) tcpdump
6 4 (40.00%) snoop
6 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Portal

WebSphere Process Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (90.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (40.00%) Apache
3 4 (40.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 4 (40.00%) IIS
3 4 (40.00%) iPlanet
3 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (10.00%) JBoss
4 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) SSL
2 4 (40.00%) HTTP
2 4 (40.00%) LDAP
2 4 (40.00%) snoop
2 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (40.00%) tcpdump
2 4 (40.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) DB2
2 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Lombardi
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Applications Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere Server Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) AIX Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Web Services
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (30.00%) SOAP
4 2 (20.00%) J2EE
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) PKI
2 2 (20.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Unix
3 5 (50.00%) AIX
3 5 (50.00%) Solaris
4 4 (40.00%) zOS
5 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) LXC
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Brocade
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) NetApp
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) SaltStack
2 1 (10.00%) VMware