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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Portal over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere Portal
UK / England
Rank 570 577 561
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal 3 27 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.007% 0.059% 0.045%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.042% 0.35% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 21 19
Median daily rate £450 £475 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £350 £449
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £420 £525
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
7214 7737 8076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.36% 16.90% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4666 4959 5127
Median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 221 289
Median hourly rate £20.90 £22.50 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.13% +13.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

WebSphere Portal
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing WebSphere Portal as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Portal within the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +3 1 £600 +4.34%
South West -5 1 £450 +12.50%
North West - 1 £425 -
WebSphere Portal
UK

WebSphere Portal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Portal 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 Portal.

1 25 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 22 (88.00%) Unix
3 21 (84.00%) Perl
4 18 (72.00%) Java
4 18 (72.00%) WebLogic
4 18 (72.00%) WebLogic Portal
5 17 (68.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 15 (60.00%) iSeries
7 14 (56.00%) FileNet
7 14 (56.00%) Finance
8 13 (52.00%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (48.00%) DataPower
9 12 (48.00%) LDAP
9 12 (48.00%) J2EE
10 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
10 11 (44.00%) IBM Integration Bus
10 11 (44.00%) Jython
11 10 (40.00%) MS Visio
11 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
12 9 (36.00%) WebSphere MQ
13 8 (32.00%) Apache
13 8 (32.00%) Banking
14 7 (28.00%) High Availability
15 6 (24.00%) Linux
15 6 (24.00%) IBM
16 5 (20.00%) Oracle
16 5 (20.00%) Puppet
17 4 (16.00%) Oracle BPM
17 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
18 3 (12.00%) Clustering

WebSphere Portal
Top Related 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 25 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 18 (72.00%) WebLogic
2 18 (72.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 17 (68.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 14 (56.00%) FileNet
5 8 (32.00%) Apache
6 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
7 2 (8.00%) CICS
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) JDeveloper
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 8 (32.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Administrator
1 10 (40.00%) WebSphere Administrator
2 6 (24.00%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) WebSphere Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) WebSphere Specialist
5 3 (12.00%) Technology Specialist
5 3 (12.00%) Web Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Middleware Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Middleware Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Server Administrator
6 2 (8.00%) Server Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior WebSphere Developer
7 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) J2EE
2 11 (44.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 9 (36.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (12.00%) Middleware
5 2 (8.00%) HTML
5 2 (8.00%) Web Services
5 2 (8.00%) XML
6 1 (4.00%) .NET
6 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.00%) Ajax
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.00%) CSS
6 1 (4.00%) HTML5
6 1 (4.00%) jQuery
6 1 (4.00%) JSON
6 1 (4.00%) JSP
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle ADF
6 1 (4.00%) Servlets
6 1 (4.00%) SOAP
6 1 (4.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) iSeries
2 13 (52.00%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (48.00%) DataPower
4 3 (12.00%) Clustering
5 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Unix
2 6 (24.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) High Availability
2 1 (4.00%) Content Management
2 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) Perl
2 18 (72.00%) Java
3 11 (44.00%) Jython
4 2 (8.00%) SQL
5 1 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) IBM
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle