The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the England region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Portal
Rank 544 527 527
Rank change year-on-year
-17 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal 15 15 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.033% 0.056%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.18% 0.19% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 17
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £345 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £491 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 -
Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8530 7961 8777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.89% 17.49% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5169 4604 5000
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 358 428 425
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% +4.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.30 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.20 £40.00 £39.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
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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 10 July 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 10 July 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 +13 8 £400 - 1
Yorkshire - 4 £475 -
South East -4 2 £425 - 1
East of England - - - -
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WebSphere Portal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 24 (77.42%) IBM
3 17 (54.84%) Java
4 16 (51.61%) WebSphere Application Server
5 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
6 7 (22.58%) ITIL
6 7 (22.58%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (22.58%) WebSphere MQ
6 7 (22.58%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 6 (19.35%) Spring
7 6 (19.35%) Hibernate
7 6 (19.35%) Tivoli
7 6 (19.35%) Linux
8 5 (16.13%) J2SE
8 5 (16.13%) J2EE
8 5 (16.13%) MySQL
8 5 (16.13%) CSS
8 5 (16.13%) DB2
8 5 (16.13%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 5 (16.13%) zOS
8 5 (16.13%) Time Management
9 4 (12.90%) Finance
9 4 (12.90%) Jython
9 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
9 4 (12.90%) Back Office
9 4 (12.90%) SQL
9 4 (12.90%) Web Services
10 3 (9.68%) UNIX
10 3 (9.68%) Windows
10 3 (9.68%) SharePoint

WebSphere Portal
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 16 (51.61%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 3 (9.68%) Moodle
4 1 (3.23%) IBM Connections
4 1 (3.23%) TeamSite
4 1 (3.23%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) 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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) MySQL
1 5 (16.13%) DB2
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Ant
1 3 (9.68%) Maven
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) ClearCase
2 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
1 4 (12.90%) Back Office
2 2 (6.45%) German Language
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.23%) Publishing
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) French Language
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) WebSphere Administrator
2 9 (29.03%) Administrator
3 8 (25.81%) WebSphere Developer
4 6 (19.35%) WebSphere Portal Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Portal Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Configuration Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior WebSphere Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) WebSphere MQ
1 7 (22.58%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 6 (19.35%) Hibernate
2 6 (19.35%) Spring
3 5 (16.13%) J2SE
3 5 (16.13%) J2EE
3 5 (16.13%) CSS
4 4 (12.90%) Web Services
5 3 (9.68%) Middleware
6 2 (6.45%) XML
6 2 (6.45%) .NET
6 2 (6.45%) JSR 286
6 2 (6.45%) REST
6 2 (6.45%) JSR 168
7 1 (3.23%) JAX-RS
7 1 (3.23%) jQuery
7 1 (3.23%) JAX-WS
7 1 (3.23%) Java EE 5
7 1 (3.23%) JPA
7 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Clustering
1 2 (6.45%) iSeries
2 1 (3.23%) Open Source
2 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.23%) Semantic Web
2 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) zOS
3 3 (9.68%) UNIX
3 3 (9.68%) Windows
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) Time Management
3 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.45%) Scrum
4 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.45%) Service Management
5 1 (3.23%) MVC
5 1 (3.23%) Workflow
5 1 (3.23%) UML
5 1 (3.23%) OO
5 1 (3.23%) RDF
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.23%) Data Management
5 1 (3.23%) Requirements Management
5 1 (3.23%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.23%) Release Management
5 1 (3.23%) Build Automation
5 1 (3.23%) Master Data Management
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.23%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) Java
2 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.90%) SQL
3 4 (12.90%) Jython
4 3 (9.68%) Perl
5 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.23%) SPARQL
6 1 (3.23%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (9.68%) IBM Certification
2 3 (9.68%) IBM WebSphere Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Tivoli
2 5 (16.13%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 3 (9.68%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) IBM
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) MKS
5 1 (3.23%) Metastorm
5 1 (3.23%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) Cognos
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