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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Portal
Rank 588 602 615
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +13
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal 36 34 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.064% 0.027%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.38% 0.36% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 11
Median daily rate £500 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £365 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +35.71%
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
9391 9567 9213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.93% 18.13% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6162 6171 5638
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.42% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 280 374
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +18.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.75 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +5 20 £500 +17.64%
Yorkshire - 16 £500 -
WebSphere Portal
UK

WebSphere Portal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 50 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 36 (72.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 36 (72.00%) Unix
3 35 (70.00%) Java
3 35 (70.00%) Perl
4 32 (64.00%) WebLogic
4 32 (64.00%) WebLogic Portal
5 30 (60.00%) Finance
6 28 (56.00%) LDAP
7 27 (54.00%) FileNet
8 24 (48.00%) DataPower
8 24 (48.00%) IBM
9 23 (46.00%) J2EE
9 23 (46.00%) Jython
9 23 (46.00%) Active Directory
10 20 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
10 20 (40.00%) Apache
10 20 (40.00%) IBM Integration Bus
11 19 (38.00%) iSeries
12 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
12 15 (30.00%) MS Visio
12 15 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (26.00%) Banking
13 13 (26.00%) Oracle
14 12 (24.00%) Linux
15 11 (22.00%) Oracle BPM
16 10 (20.00%) High Availability
17 7 (14.00%) Middleware
18 6 (12.00%) IBM HTTP Server
19 5 (10.00%) Web Services

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 50 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 36 (72.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 32 (64.00%) WebLogic
3 32 (64.00%) WebLogic Portal
4 27 (54.00%) FileNet
5 20 (40.00%) Apache
6 6 (12.00%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (8.00%) IIS
7 4 (8.00%) iPlanet
7 4 (8.00%) Tomcat
7 4 (8.00%) WebSphere Process Server
8 3 (6.00%) CICS
9 2 (4.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 15 (30.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 28 (56.00%) LDAP
2 2 (4.00%) HTTP
General
1 30 (60.00%) Finance
2 13 (26.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Administrator
2 14 (28.00%) WebSphere Administrator
3 11 (22.00%) Consultant
3 11 (22.00%) WebSphere Consultant
4 9 (18.00%) WebSphere Engineer
4 9 (18.00%) WebSphere Specialist
5 7 (14.00%) Analyst
5 7 (14.00%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
6 6 (12.00%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Applications Consultant
7 4 (8.00%) Server Consultant
7 4 (8.00%) Technical Administrator
7 4 (8.00%) WebSphere Server Consultant
8 3 (6.00%) Middleware Administrator
8 3 (6.00%) Middleware Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Technology Specialist
8 3 (6.00%) Web Specialist
9 2 (4.00%) Applications Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Portal Administrator
9 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.00%) J2EE
2 20 (40.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 20 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (14.00%) Middleware
4 5 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (48.00%) DataPower
2 19 (38.00%) iSeries
3 15 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 36 (72.00%) Unix
2 12 (24.00%) Linux
3 4 (8.00%) AIX
3 4 (8.00%) Solaris
3 4 (8.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (2.00%) Content Management
2 1 (2.00%) People Management
2 1 (2.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (2.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (70.00%) Java
1 35 (70.00%) Perl
2 23 (46.00%) Jython
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
System Software
1 23 (46.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (48.00%) IBM
2 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (26.00%) Oracle
4 2 (4.00%) IFS