Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 January 2018 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
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 866 808 828
Rank change year-on-year -58 +20 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Process Server 4 36 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.037% 0.045%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.024% 0.21% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 31 28
UK median daily rate £215 £550 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -60.91% +27.61% +23.14%
10th Percentile £208 £375 £370
90th Percentile £223 £615 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £215 £550 £420
% change year-on-year -60.91% +30.95% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 16,416 17,528 18,962
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.51% 18.10% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,950 11,295 12,007
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £230
90th Percentile £622 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +3.23% - +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 398 406 553
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £19.53 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.15% -7.00% +16.67%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.00 £45.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.34 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.30% - +14.29%

WebSphere Process Server
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Process Server in the UK

WebSphere Process Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere Process Server in the UK

WebSphere Process Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebSphere Process Server in the UK

WebSphere Process Server
Top 4 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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
England -35 3 £215 -60.91%
London -27 2 - -
UK excluding London -24 1 £215 -60.91%
South East -44 1 £215 -61.61%

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 with a requirement for WebSphere Process Server.

1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (25.00%) PVCS
4 1 (25.00%) JDBC
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) JBoss
4 1 (25.00%) Siebel
4 1 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) J2EE
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (25.00%) FileNet
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) ATG
4 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (25.00%) Serena
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) BPEL
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) JSF
4 1 (25.00%) Capita

WebSphere Process Server
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (25.00%) FileNet
3 1 (25.00%) IBM Transformation Extender
3 1 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) IBM UrbanCode
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) PVCS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Deployment Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) JDBC
1 1 (25.00%) JPA
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) JSF
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (25.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) BPEL
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) Microservices
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) ATG
2 1 (25.00%) Capita
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (25.00%) Serena
2 1 (25.00%) Siebel