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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Portal
Rank 564 556 536
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -20
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal 31 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.028% 0.043%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.32% 0.16% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 14
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£413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £390 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WebSphere Portal
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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
9558 8949 8019
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.55% 18.13% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6236 5396 4654
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 370 403
Average hourly rate £21.15 £18.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.47% -16.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £35.80 £39.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +8 18 £425 +6.25%
East of England - 7 - -
South East -8 5 £400 -5.88%
South West - 1 - -
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WebSphere Portal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 57 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 33 (57.89%) WebSphere Application Server
3 25 (43.86%) WebSphere Process Server
4 24 (42.11%) Jython
5 23 (40.35%) Linux
5 23 (40.35%) Finance
6 22 (38.60%) Java
7 20 (35.09%) DB2
7 20 (35.09%) AIX
8 19 (33.33%) Solaris
8 19 (33.33%) WebLogic
8 19 (33.33%) zOS
8 19 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
9 18 (31.58%) CICS
9 18 (31.58%) Migration
9 18 (31.58%) Oracle
10 17 (29.82%) Windows
10 17 (29.82%) Adobe
10 17 (29.82%) Introscope
10 17 (29.82%) CA
10 17 (29.82%) LPAR
10 17 (29.82%) CA Wily
11 16 (28.07%) WebCenter
12 15 (26.32%) Open Source
12 15 (26.32%) Sitecore
13 14 (24.56%) Digital Marketing
13 14 (24.56%) Marketing
14 13 (22.81%) IBM
14 13 (22.81%) Enterprise Architecture
14 13 (22.81%) Agile Software Development

WebSphere Portal
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 57 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 33 (57.89%) WebSphere Application Server
3 25 (43.86%) WebSphere Process Server
4 19 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 19 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
5 18 (31.58%) CICS
6 3 (5.26%) JBoss
6 3 (5.26%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (5.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Magnolia
7 2 (3.51%) Liferay
7 2 (3.51%) Apache
7 2 (3.51%) IIS
7 2 (3.51%) iPlanet
7 2 (3.51%) CMS
8 1 (1.75%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.75%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) Firewall
2 7 (12.28%) SSL
3 5 (8.77%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.09%) DB2
2 2 (3.51%) Jackrabbit
3 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (29.82%) Introscope
2 2 (3.51%) Maven
2 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (40.35%) Finance
2 14 (24.56%) Marketing
3 12 (21.05%) Billing
4 7 (12.28%) Banking
5 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
6 3 (5.26%) Retail
6 3 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (24.56%) Developer
1 14 (24.56%) Administrator
1 14 (24.56%) WebSphere Administrator
2 11 (19.30%) Architect
3 10 (17.54%) Server Administrator
3 10 (17.54%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
4 9 (15.79%) Portal Developer
4 9 (15.79%) Java Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Applications Specialist
5 7 (12.28%) WebSphere Specialist
5 7 (12.28%) WebSphere Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Server Specialist
5 7 (12.28%) WebSphere Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) WebSphere Server Specialist
6 6 (10.53%) Oracle Architect
6 6 (10.53%) WebSphere Portal Developer
7 5 (8.77%) WebCenter Architect
7 5 (8.77%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (7.02%) Senior Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.07%) WebCenter
2 9 (15.79%) JSP
3 7 (12.28%) J2EE
3 7 (12.28%) CSS
3 7 (12.28%) SAML
3 7 (12.28%) JSTL
4 5 (8.77%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (5.26%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 3 (5.26%) RESTful
6 2 (3.51%) JSR 170
6 2 (3.51%) OSGi
6 2 (3.51%) Backbone.js
6 2 (3.51%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (3.51%) Apache Sling
6 2 (3.51%) Apache Felix
6 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (3.51%) Apache CXF
6 2 (3.51%) JMX
6 2 (3.51%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.82%) LPAR
2 12 (21.05%) User Experience
3 6 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.51%) iSeries
5 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.75%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (40.35%) Linux
2 20 (35.09%) AIX
3 19 (33.33%) Solaris
3 19 (33.33%) zOS
4 17 (29.82%) Windows
5 10 (17.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) Migration
2 15 (26.32%) Open Source
3 14 (24.56%) Digital Marketing
4 13 (22.81%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (22.81%) Enterprise Architecture
4 13 (22.81%) DevOps
5 12 (21.05%) B2B
5 12 (21.05%) B2C
5 12 (21.05%) Service Management
6 10 (17.54%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (14.04%) Analytics
7 8 (14.04%) Web Analytics
8 3 (5.26%) Content Management
9 2 (3.51%) Web Development
9 2 (3.51%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (3.51%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.51%) Mobile First
10 1 (1.75%) Technical Analysis
10 1 (1.75%) Microservices
10 1 (1.75%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.11%) Jython
2 22 (38.60%) Java
3 10 (17.54%) JavaScript
4 9 (15.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (29.82%) CA Wily
2 8 (14.04%) Netcool
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) Oracle
2 17 (29.82%) Adobe
2 17 (29.82%) CA
3 15 (26.32%) Sitecore
4 13 (22.81%) IBM
5 10 (17.54%) TIBCO
6 8 (14.04%) Remedy
6 8 (14.04%) Infovista
6 8 (14.04%) BMC
6 8 (14.04%) Amdocs
6 8 (14.04%) Pega
7 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.51%) FatWire
8 1 (1.75%) Red Hat