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 25 May 2016 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Portal
Rank 615 585 569
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -16
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal 11 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.053% 0.025%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.12% 0.29% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 21 8
Median daily rate £538 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £320 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WebSphere Portal
UK

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
9526 9110 8406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.34% 18.51% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6421 5757 5292
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.72% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 325 296
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.19 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.87% +9.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.91% +15.34%

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 25 May 2016.

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 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -6 11 £538 +19.44%
WebSphere Portal
UK

WebSphere Portal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 40 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 32 (80.00%) Java
3 30 (75.00%) Linux
4 20 (50.00%) Unix
5 19 (47.50%) IBM
6 17 (42.50%) Finance
7 16 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 15 (37.50%) WebSphere MQ
9 13 (32.50%) Configuration Management
9 13 (32.50%) SQL
9 13 (32.50%) Web Services
10 12 (30.00%) Struts
10 12 (30.00%) IBM HTTP Server
11 11 (27.50%) HTTP
11 11 (27.50%) AIX
11 11 (27.50%) Apache
11 11 (27.50%) J2EE
11 11 (27.50%) IIS
12 10 (25.00%) EJB
12 10 (25.00%) WebSphere Process Server
13 9 (22.50%) Web Design
13 9 (22.50%) Subversion
13 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (22.50%) Degree
13 9 (22.50%) DataPower
13 9 (22.50%) MongoDB
13 9 (22.50%) REST
13 9 (22.50%) Neo4j
13 9 (22.50%) Responsive Web Design
13 9 (22.50%) JAX-RS

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 40 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 16 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 12 (30.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 11 (27.50%) Apache
4 11 (27.50%) IIS
5 10 (25.00%) WebSphere Process Server
6 9 (22.50%) iPlanet
7 4 (10.00%) ArcGIS
7 4 (10.00%) WebLogic
7 4 (10.00%) WebLogic Portal
8 3 (7.50%) FileNet
9 1 (2.50%) MQSeries
9 1 (2.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 4 (10.00%) MS Office
2 4 (10.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) HTTP
2 5 (12.50%) LDAP
3 2 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) DB2
1 9 (22.50%) MongoDB
1 9 (22.50%) Neo4j
1 9 (22.50%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.00%) GIS
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Subversion
2 4 (10.00%) ClearCase
2 4 (10.00%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Consultant
1 13 (32.50%) WebSphere Consultant
2 12 (30.00%) Developer
3 10 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 9 (22.50%) Applications Consultant
4 9 (22.50%) Server Consultant
4 9 (22.50%) WebSphere Server Consultant
5 8 (20.00%) Administrator
6 7 (17.50%) WebSphere Administrator
7 4 (10.00%) Development Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Software Development Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Software Integration Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
8 3 (7.50%) WebSphere Developer
9 2 (5.00%) WebSphere Engineer
10 1 (2.50%) Java WebSphere Developer
10 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Portal Administrator
10 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Specialist
10 1 (2.50%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) WebSphere MQ
2 13 (32.50%) Web Services
3 12 (30.00%) Struts
4 11 (27.50%) J2EE
5 10 (25.00%) EJB
6 9 (22.50%) Dropwizard
6 9 (22.50%) Hibernate
6 9 (22.50%) HTML
6 9 (22.50%) JAX-RS
6 9 (22.50%) REST
6 9 (22.50%) SOAP
7 6 (15.00%) JSF
8 5 (12.50%) IBM Integration Bus
9 4 (10.00%) Dojo
9 4 (10.00%) GWT
9 4 (10.00%) Middleware
9 4 (10.00%) XML
10 2 (5.00%) JSR 168
10 2 (5.00%) JSR 286
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) DataPower
2 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) iSeries
3 3 (7.50%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 30 (75.00%) Linux
2 20 (50.00%) Unix
3 11 (27.50%) AIX
4 9 (22.50%) Mac OS X
4 9 (22.50%) Solaris
4 9 (22.50%) zOS
5 5 (12.50%) Windows
6 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Configuration Management
2 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (22.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (22.50%) Web Design
3 4 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 4 (10.00%) High Availability
3 4 (10.00%) Image Processing
3 4 (10.00%) Migration
3 4 (10.00%) Process Management
3 4 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (10.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (2.50%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (80.00%) Java
2 13 (32.50%) SQL
3 9 (22.50%) Perl
4 6 (15.00%) Jython
5 4 (10.00%) C
5 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.00%) Python
6 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) IBM
2 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle
4 4 (10.00%) ESRI
4 4 (10.00%) Fujitsu
4 4 (10.00%) Google
4 4 (10.00%) Lumension
4 4 (10.00%) Sophos
5 1 (2.50%) Red Hat