The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere Process Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 15 April 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 South West 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
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Process Server (WPS)
Rank - - 145
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Process Server 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.055%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
680 400 573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.51% 16.91% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 245 322
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 5 47
Average hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £23.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.90 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £26.50 £42.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -5.12%
WebSphere Process Server
England

WebSphere Process Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

WebSphere Process Server Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

WebSphere Process Server
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

WebSphere Process Server Daily Rate Trend in the South West