The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Portal skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Portal over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Portal
Rank 558 565 501
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -64
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal 25 17 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.034% 0.049%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.27% 0.20% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 7
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£450 £438 £469
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £331 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £508 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £431
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £29.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9296 8683 7596
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.40% 17.51% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5716 5383 4385
Average daily rate £388 £375 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +6.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 345 299 389
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% -6.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

WebSphere Portal
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

WebSphere Portal Jobs Demand Trend in England

WebSphere Portal
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal across the England region.

WebSphere Portal Daily Rate Trend in England

WebSphere Portal
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere Portal across the England region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

WebSphere Portal Daily Rate Histogram in England

WebSphere Portal
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

WebSphere Portal Hourly Rate Trend in England

WebSphere Portal
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Portal within the England region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -2 16 £450 +28.57% 3
Yorkshire -25 4 £500 +5.26%
West Midlands - 4 £450 -
South East -20 1 £513 -
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WebSphere Portal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WebSphere Portal also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere Portal.

1 46 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 30 (65.22%) WebSphere Application Server
3 22 (47.83%) zOS
3 22 (47.83%) Linux
4 21 (45.65%) Solaris
4 21 (45.65%) Java
5 19 (41.30%) AIX
5 19 (41.30%) Jython
6 18 (39.13%) UNIX
7 17 (36.96%) WebSphere MQ
7 17 (36.96%) Finance
8 12 (26.09%) DB2
9 11 (23.91%) Perl
9 11 (23.91%) CICS
9 11 (23.91%) WebSphere Process Server
10 10 (21.74%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 10 (21.74%) LPAR
10 10 (21.74%) CA Wily
10 10 (21.74%) CA
10 10 (21.74%) Introscope
10 10 (21.74%) Migration
10 10 (21.74%) J2EE
10 10 (21.74%) Windows
10 10 (21.74%) IBM
11 9 (19.57%) IBM HTTP Server
12 8 (17.39%) Banking
12 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (17.39%) Tivoli
12 8 (17.39%) Tivoli Monitoring
13 7 (15.22%) Active Directory

WebSphere Portal
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WebSphere Portal also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere Portal. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 46 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 30 (65.22%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (23.91%) CICS
3 11 (23.91%) WebSphere Process Server
4 9 (19.57%) IBM HTTP Server
5 7 (15.22%) iPlanet
5 7 (15.22%) IIS
5 7 (15.22%) Apache
6 5 (10.87%) WebLogic
6 5 (10.87%) WebLogic Portal
7 3 (6.52%) FileNet
7 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
7 3 (6.52%) Documentum
7 3 (6.52%) IBM Notes
8 2 (4.35%) JBoss
8 2 (4.35%) CMS
8 2 (4.35%) Liferay
8 2 (4.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Magnolia
9 1 (2.17%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) LDAP
2 2 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) DB2
2 2 (4.35%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Introscope
2 2 (4.35%) Maven
2 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (36.96%) Finance
2 8 (17.39%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Retail
3 3 (6.52%) Retail Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Publishing
4 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (54.35%) Administrator
2 23 (50.00%) WebSphere Administrator
3 9 (19.57%) WebSphere Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
4 8 (17.39%) Server Administrator
5 5 (10.87%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (8.70%) UNIX Administrator
6 4 (8.70%) Server Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) WebSphere Specialist
6 4 (8.70%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Server Specialist
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Server Specialist
7 2 (4.35%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.96%) WebSphere MQ
2 10 (21.74%) J2EE
2 10 (21.74%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 7 (15.22%) Web Services
4 3 (6.52%) .NET
4 3 (6.52%) .NET Framework
4 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.35%) JSP
5 2 (4.35%) Servlets
5 2 (4.35%) JMX
5 2 (4.35%) Hibernate
5 2 (4.35%) Spring
5 2 (4.35%) Apache CXF
5 2 (4.35%) RESTful
5 2 (4.35%) WebCenter
5 2 (4.35%) OSGi
5 2 (4.35%) Backbone.js
5 2 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (4.35%) Apache Sling
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) LPAR
2 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Social Media
4 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.35%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (4.35%) Freedom of Information Act
4 2 (4.35%) iSeries
5 1 (2.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (47.83%) Linux
1 22 (47.83%) zOS
2 21 (45.65%) Solaris
3 19 (41.30%) AIX
4 18 (39.13%) UNIX
5 10 (21.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.74%) Migration
2 6 (13.04%) Content Management
3 5 (10.87%) ITIL
4 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
4 4 (8.70%) Change Management
5 3 (6.52%) MVC
5 3 (6.52%) Project Management
6 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.35%) Web Development
6 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.35%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (4.35%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.17%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (45.65%) Java
2 19 (41.30%) Jython
3 11 (23.91%) Perl
4 3 (6.52%) C#
5 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) CA Wily
2 8 (17.39%) Tivoli
2 8 (17.39%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) IBM
1 10 (21.74%) CA
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle
3 3 (6.52%) Vignette
3 3 (6.52%) Lotus
3 3 (6.52%) Sitecore
4 2 (4.35%) FatWire
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.35%) Adobe
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