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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Portal
Rank 551 556 560
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal 29 24 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.052% 0.025%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.34% 0.29% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 21 4
Average daily rate £500 £518 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.38% +21.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £528 £438
% change year-on-year
-20.37% +20.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
8588 8395 7989
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.20% 18.21% 18.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5621 5282 4827
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 291 299
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Portal within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 0 11 £575 +15.00%
South West +2 10 £400 -24.52%
Yorkshire -3 8 £500 - 1
WebSphere Portal
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WebSphere Portal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 44 (95.65%) Java
3 33 (71.74%) Linux
4 31 (67.39%) Unix
5 21 (45.65%) IBM
5 21 (45.65%) Struts
6 19 (41.30%) SQL
6 19 (41.30%) Configuration Management
7 18 (39.13%) HTTP
7 18 (39.13%) Subversion
8 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (36.96%) EJB
9 16 (34.78%) SOAP
9 16 (34.78%) DB2
10 15 (32.61%) HTML
10 15 (32.61%) Mac OS X
10 15 (32.61%) Hibernate
10 15 (32.61%) Web Design
10 15 (32.61%) MongoDB
10 15 (32.61%) REST
10 15 (32.61%) Neo4j
10 15 (32.61%) Responsive Web Design
10 15 (32.61%) JAX-RS
10 15 (32.61%) Relational Database
11 14 (30.43%) WebSphere Application Server
12 12 (26.09%) Finance
13 11 (23.91%) WebSphere MQ
13 11 (23.91%) J2EE
13 11 (23.91%) AIX
13 11 (23.91%) Security Cleared

WebSphere Portal
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (30.43%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (19.57%) IBM HTTP Server
4 8 (17.39%) Apache
4 8 (17.39%) IIS
5 6 (13.04%) iPlanet
6 5 (10.87%) WebLogic
6 5 (10.87%) WebLogic Portal
6 5 (10.87%) WebSphere Process Server
7 4 (8.70%) ArcGIS
8 3 (6.52%) FileNet
9 1 (2.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Visio
2 4 (8.70%) MS Office
2 4 (8.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 18 (39.13%) HTTP
2 5 (10.87%) LDAP
3 2 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.78%) DB2
2 15 (32.61%) MongoDB
2 15 (32.61%) Neo4j
2 15 (32.61%) Relational Database
3 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database
4 4 (8.70%) GIS
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
5 3 (6.52%) DataStage
5 3 (6.52%) IBM InfoSphere
5 3 (6.52%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 18 (39.13%) Subversion
2 7 (15.22%) ClearCase
3 4 (8.70%) Ant
3 4 (8.70%) Eclipse
3 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 4 (8.70%) Maven
3 4 (8.70%) Selenium
4 3 (6.52%) ClearQuest
4 3 (6.52%) JUnit
5 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Developer
2 21 (45.65%) Java Developer
3 9 (19.57%) Administrator
4 8 (17.39%) WebSphere Administrator
5 5 (10.87%) Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Applications Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) Development Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Integration Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Software Development Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) Software Integration Engineer
6 4 (8.70%) WebSphere Consultant
6 4 (8.70%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
6 4 (8.70%) WebSphere Server Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) HTML Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Applications Architect
8 1 (2.17%) Architect
8 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (45.65%) Struts
2 17 (36.96%) EJB
3 16 (34.78%) SOAP
4 15 (32.61%) Hibernate
4 15 (32.61%) HTML
4 15 (32.61%) JAX-RS
4 15 (32.61%) REST
5 11 (23.91%) J2EE
5 11 (23.91%) WebSphere MQ
6 10 (21.74%) Web Services
7 7 (15.22%) XML
8 5 (10.87%) Middleware
8 5 (10.87%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 4 (8.70%) Dojo
9 4 (8.70%) GWT
9 4 (8.70%) Java EE
9 4 (8.70%) JSF
9 4 (8.70%) Spring
10 3 (6.52%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (13.04%) DataPower
2 5 (10.87%) iSeries
3 2 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 33 (71.74%) Linux
2 31 (67.39%) Unix
3 15 (32.61%) Mac OS X
4 11 (23.91%) AIX
5 6 (13.04%) Solaris
5 6 (13.04%) zOS
6 5 (10.87%) Windows
7 4 (8.70%) Windows Server
8 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.35%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Configuration Management
2 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (32.61%) Responsive Web Design
3 15 (32.61%) Web Design
4 5 (10.87%) High Availability
5 4 (8.70%) Data Migration
5 4 (8.70%) Image Processing
5 4 (8.70%) Migration
5 4 (8.70%) Process Management
5 4 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (8.70%) TDD
5 4 (8.70%) Test Scripting
5 4 (8.70%) Web Application Development
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.17%) CRM
7 1 (2.17%) Database Security
7 1 (2.17%) ETL
7 1 (2.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 44 (95.65%) Java
2 19 (41.30%) SQL
3 10 (21.74%) Perl
4 5 (10.87%) Jython
5 4 (8.70%) C
5 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.70%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) DV Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) ISTQB
3 4 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (45.65%) IBM
2 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
3 8 (17.39%) Oracle
4 4 (8.70%) ESRI
4 4 (8.70%) Fujitsu
4 4 (8.70%) Google
4 4 (8.70%) Lumension
4 4 (8.70%) Sophos
5 1 (2.17%) Red Hat
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