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 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Portal
Rank 548 543 574
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +31
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal 21 28 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.040% 0.058% 0.024%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.22% 0.33% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 10
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£400 £430 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% -11.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £375 £411
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £413 £520
% change year-on-year
-15.15% -20.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
9370 8492 9650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.03% 17.56% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5728 5121 5544
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £335 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.71% +1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 389 352 451
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.03 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.93% -5.10%

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 15 September 2014.

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 15 September 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -6 7 £425 +6.25% 1
Yorkshire +7 6 £500 - 3
South East -17 2 £425 - 1
East of England - - - -
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WebSphere Portal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 31 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 25 (80.65%) Java
3 19 (61.29%) IBM
4 17 (54.84%) WebSphere Application Server
5 12 (38.71%) Spring
6 10 (32.26%) Linux
7 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
8 8 (25.81%) JSR 286
8 8 (25.81%) WebSphere MQ
8 8 (25.81%) UNIX
8 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
8 8 (25.81%) Perl
9 7 (22.58%) Eclipse
9 7 (22.58%) Finance
9 7 (22.58%) Dojo
10 6 (19.35%) WebSphere Process Server
10 6 (19.35%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 6 (19.35%) Quickr
10 6 (19.35%) iSeries
10 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (19.35%) Lotus
10 6 (19.35%) MS Visio
11 5 (16.13%) J2SE
11 5 (16.13%) CSS
11 5 (16.13%) MySQL
11 5 (16.13%) Hibernate
12 4 (12.90%) SQL
12 4 (12.90%) J2EE
12 4 (12.90%) Windows
12 4 (12.90%) Back Office

WebSphere Portal
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 31 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 17 (54.84%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (19.35%) Quickr
3 6 (19.35%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) TeamSite
4 1 (3.23%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) HTTP
1 2 (6.45%) 2G
2 1 (3.23%) LDAP
2 1 (3.23%) SSL
2 1 (3.23%) Intranet
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) MySQL
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Eclipse
2 3 (9.68%) Maven
2 3 (9.68%) Ant
3 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.23%) ClearCase
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Back Office
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.23%) Automotive
3 1 (3.23%) Publishing
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) French Language
3 1 (3.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) WebSphere Developer
3 6 (19.35%) WebSphere Administrator
3 6 (19.35%) Administrator
4 5 (16.13%) WebSphere Portal Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Portal Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Environment Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Server Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior WebSphere Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) Spring
2 8 (25.81%) WebSphere MQ
2 8 (25.81%) JSR 286
3 7 (22.58%) Dojo
4 6 (19.35%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 5 (16.13%) Hibernate
5 5 (16.13%) J2SE
5 5 (16.13%) CSS
6 4 (12.90%) J2EE
7 3 (9.68%) HTML
7 3 (9.68%) Web Services
7 3 (9.68%) XML
7 3 (9.68%) Middleware
8 2 (6.45%) JSR 168
8 2 (6.45%) REST
8 2 (6.45%) .NET
8 2 (6.45%) Ajax
9 1 (3.23%) Java EE
9 1 (3.23%) JSON
9 1 (3.23%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) iSeries
1 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Semantic Web
3 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.23%) Open Source
3 1 (3.23%) Social Media
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Linux
2 8 (25.81%) UNIX
3 4 (12.90%) Windows
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.45%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.23%) AIX
5 1 (3.23%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (6.45%) ITIL
1 2 (6.45%) SOA
1 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
1 2 (6.45%) Service Management
1 2 (6.45%) Scrum
1 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (6.45%) Project Planning
2 1 (3.23%) BPMN
2 1 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (3.23%) Build Automation
2 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (3.23%) Coaching
2 1 (3.23%) Content Management
2 1 (3.23%) Requirements Management
2 1 (3.23%) RDF
2 1 (3.23%) UML
2 1 (3.23%) OO
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) Java
2 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
2 8 (25.81%) Perl
3 4 (12.90%) SQL
4 3 (9.68%) Jython
5 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.23%) SPARQL
6 1 (3.23%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) BladeLogic
2 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) IBM
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 6 (19.35%) Lotus
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle
5 2 (6.45%) MKS
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