The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Process Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 January 2017 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere Process Server (WPS)
England / South East
Rank 219 240 248
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +8
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Process Server 17 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.11% 0.011%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.53% 0.64% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 1
Median daily rate £600 £470 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.65% +46.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £494 £320
% change year-on-year
+21.51% +54.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1109 1412 1596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.18% 17.21% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 646 860 926
Median daily rate £425 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 57 66
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.64 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WebSphere Process Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 South East

WebSphere Process Server
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

WebSphere Process Server Daily Rate Trend in the South East

WebSphere Process Server
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Oxfordshire - 17 £600 -
WebSphere Process Server
England

WebSphere Process Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for WebSphere Process Server.

1 25 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (100.00%) BPEL
1 25 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 25 (100.00%) BPMN
2 24 (96.00%) Spring
2 24 (96.00%) Java
2 24 (96.00%) JUnit
3 23 (92.00%) Migration
4 20 (80.00%) Java EE
5 19 (76.00%) JBoss
6 18 (72.00%) SQL
6 18 (72.00%) Scrum
6 18 (72.00%) Maven
6 18 (72.00%) Jenkins
6 18 (72.00%) DevOps
7 17 (68.00%) Mockito
7 17 (68.00%) Cucumber
7 17 (68.00%) GitHub
7 17 (68.00%) Unit Testing
7 17 (68.00%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (68.00%) TDD
7 17 (68.00%) Pair Programming
8 16 (64.00%) Publishing
9 15 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
10 11 (44.00%) Alfresco
10 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
11 4 (16.00%) J2EE
12 3 (12.00%) Workflow
13 1 (4.00%) IBM
13 1 (4.00%) Open Source

WebSphere Process Server
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 25 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 19 (76.00%) JBoss
3 15 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 11 (44.00%) Alfresco
Cloud Services
1 17 (68.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 24 (96.00%) JUnit
2 18 (72.00%) Jenkins
2 18 (72.00%) Maven
3 17 (68.00%) Cucumber
3 17 (68.00%) Mockito
General
1 16 (64.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 12 (48.00%) Software Developer
4 11 (44.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 11 (44.00%) Java Engineer
4 11 (44.00%) Java Software Developer
4 11 (44.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 11 (44.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) Spring
2 20 (80.00%) Java EE
3 4 (16.00%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (100.00%) BPEL
1 25 (100.00%) BPMN
2 23 (92.00%) Migration
3 18 (72.00%) DevOps
3 18 (72.00%) Scrum
4 17 (68.00%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (68.00%) Pair Programming
4 17 (68.00%) TDD
4 17 (68.00%) Unit Testing
5 11 (44.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.00%) Workflow
7 1 (4.00%) Content Enrichment
7 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) Java
2 18 (72.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) IBM