The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for WebSphere Process Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere Process Server over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IBM WebSphere Process Server (WPS)
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 153 188
Rank change year-on-year -8 +35  
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Process Server 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.033% 0.030% 0.097%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.17% 0.18% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £300 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.84% +5.55%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £488 £438
% change year-on-year -11.79% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

WebSphere Process Server is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 579 552 856
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 18.91% 16.46% 16.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 413 630
Median daily rate £475 £438 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +3.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 25
Median hourly rate £28.67 £26.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.25% +27.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.34 £17.80 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £55.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

WebSphere Process Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing WebSphere Process Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Process Server in the City of London

WebSphere Process Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WebSphere Process Server in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere Process Server in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for WebSphere Process Server.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) Web 2.0
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS

WebSphere Process Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) JPA
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) JSF
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Web 2.0
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript