The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Process Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Process Server (WPS)
Rank 131 129 132
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Process Server 6 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.10% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.22% 0.58% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 11
Average daily rate
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£340 - £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £550 £500
% change year-on-year
-36.36% +10.00%
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 North West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
492 516 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.47% 17.44% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 238 376
Average daily rate £340 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £448 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 56 63
Average hourly rate £16.84 £18.03 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.60% -9.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £11.54 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.17 £34.60 £39.78
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

WebSphere Process Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

WebSphere Process Server Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

WebSphere Process Server
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

WebSphere Process Server Daily Rate Trend in the North West

WebSphere Process Server
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 6 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) Lotus
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (100.00%) Dojo
1 6 (100.00%) JSR 286
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere Portal
1 6 (100.00%) Quickr
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (16.67%) Intranet
3 1 (16.67%) Social Media

WebSphere Process Server
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 6 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere Portal
1 6 (100.00%) Quickr
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Environment Manager
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) Dojo
1 6 (100.00%) JSR 286
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) Lotus