Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 20 November 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)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 842 854 816
Rank change year-on-year +12 -38 -10
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Process Server 7 22 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.023% 0.053%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.045% 0.12% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 32
England median daily rate £580 £550 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.45% +27.61% +23.14%
UK median daily rate £580 £550 £431
% change year-on-year +5.45% +27.61% +23.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

WebSphere Process Server is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15692 17952 18535
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.69% 18.58% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10391 11721 11797
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £235
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 400 447 553
England median hourly rate £20.71 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £49.05 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00

WebSphere Process Server
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing WebSphere Process Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Process Server in England

WebSphere Process Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere Process Server in England

WebSphere Process Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere Process Server in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebSphere Process Server in England

WebSphere Process Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Process Server in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebSphere Process Server in England

WebSphere Process Server
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -6 3 £580 +3.57%
North of England +59 2 - -
Yorkshire +16 2 - -
London -18 2 - -
WebSphere Process Server
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 England region with a requirement for WebSphere Process Server.

1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (71.43%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (57.14%) IBM
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) JBoss
4 3 (42.86%) BPEL
4 3 (42.86%) Spring
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Banking
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
5 2 (28.57%) Java EE
5 2 (28.57%) Maven
5 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) BPMN
5 2 (28.57%) Mockito
5 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
5 2 (28.57%) GitHub
5 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (28.57%) ClearCase
5 2 (28.57%) JUnit
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
5 2 (28.57%) SSL
5 2 (28.57%) ClearQuest
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (28.57%) AIX
5 2 (28.57%) Linux

WebSphere Process Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (71.43%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (42.86%) JBoss
4 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
5 1 (14.29%) IBM Transformation Extender
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) ClearCase
1 2 (28.57%) ClearQuest
1 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (28.57%) JUnit
1 2 (28.57%) Maven
1 2 (28.57%) Mockito
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Server Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Integration Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) Java EE
3 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) JDBC
3 1 (14.29%) JPA
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) JSF
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (14.29%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) AIX
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) BPEL
2 2 (28.57%) BPMN
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Microservices
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Jython
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) ATG
2 1 (14.29%) Capita
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (14.29%) Siebel