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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Process Server over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Process Server (WPS)
Rank 159 - 133
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Process Server 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.028% - 0.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.18% - 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Median daily rate £400 - £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
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 North West region.

Application Platforms Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
563 655 504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 15.96% 14.63% 15.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 411 267
Median daily rate £400 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £514 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 37 36
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.84 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.92% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.17 £10.94 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.73 £27.50 £35.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +21.12%

WebSphere Process Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 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
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Process Server within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 1 £400 -
WebSphere Process Server
England

WebSphere Process Server
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 North West region with a requirement for WebSphere Process Server.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (100.00%) ClearQuest
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Jython
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat

WebSphere Process Server
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (100.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Administrator
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Server Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Jython
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM