The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the London region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Process Server (WPS)
Rank 392 395 394
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Process Server 16 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.068% 0.078% 0.061%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.36% 0.44% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 12
Average daily rate
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£350 £600 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £460 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £663 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £458 £548
% change year-on-year
-23.49% -16.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4418 4353 4629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.83% 17.93% 17.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2889 2771 3012
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £234 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 137 161
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.80 £45.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
WebSphere Process Server
England

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 August 2014.

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
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
City of London +24 4 £350 -42.85%
WebSphere Process Server
England

WebSphere Process Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 15 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 14 (56.00%) Finance
4 13 (52.00%) IBM
4 13 (52.00%) Middleware
5 12 (48.00%) Oracle
5 12 (48.00%) Banking
6 11 (44.00%) Tivoli
6 11 (44.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 9 (36.00%) Linux
8 8 (32.00%) WebSphere MQ
8 8 (32.00%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (28.00%) Windows
9 7 (28.00%) SWIFT
9 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (28.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
10 6 (24.00%) C
11 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 5 (20.00%) DB2
11 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
12 4 (16.00%) TOGAF
12 4 (16.00%) Scrum
12 4 (16.00%) BAPI
12 4 (16.00%) SOAP
12 4 (16.00%) XML
12 4 (16.00%) ITIL
12 4 (16.00%) UML
12 4 (16.00%) JMS
12 4 (16.00%) SOA

WebSphere Process Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 25 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 15 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (32.00%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (16.00%) TeamSite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) HTTP
1 4 (16.00%) SSL
1 4 (16.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Lombardi
2 1 (4.00%) ClearQuest
2 1 (4.00%) ClearCase
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 12 (48.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) French Language
3 3 (12.00%) Spanish Language
4 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Architect
2 8 (32.00%) Applications Support
3 5 (20.00%) Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Support Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Digital Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Process Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Developer
6 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Architect
6 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Middleware Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Server Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Process Server Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Software Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) Middleware
2 8 (32.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (16.00%) BAPI
3 4 (16.00%) SOAP
3 4 (16.00%) XML
3 4 (16.00%) JMS
3 4 (16.00%) WSDL
3 4 (16.00%) REST
4 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) SWIFT
2 4 (16.00%) DataPower
2 4 (16.00%) Online Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.00%) AIX
4 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 7 (28.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (16.00%) TOGAF
3 4 (16.00%) Scrum
3 4 (16.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.00%) UML
3 4 (16.00%) SOA
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (16.00%) Service Management
3 4 (16.00%) Portfolio Management
3 4 (16.00%) Release Management
3 4 (16.00%) Test Management
3 4 (16.00%) SysML
3 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (16.00%) IT Governance
3 4 (16.00%) Requirements Management
4 3 (12.00%) OO
4 3 (12.00%) Migration
4 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) C
2 3 (12.00%) Java
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 11 (44.00%) Tivoli
1 11 (44.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) IBM
2 12 (48.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) HP
3 4 (16.00%) Software AG
3 4 (16.00%) LogLogic
4 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.00%) Mercator
6 1 (4.00%) Cognos