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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Portal
Rank 554 530 565
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +35
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal 21 30 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.042% 0.062% 0.024%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.23% 0.35% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 10
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£425 £425 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £375 £411
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WebSphere Portal
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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
9151 8472 9512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.19% 17.37% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5526 5044 5499
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 396 361 454
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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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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 -
Yorkshire +9 6 £500 - 4
South East -7 4 £425 - 1
East of England - - - -
WebSphere Portal
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WebSphere Portal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 29 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 23 (79.31%) Java
3 17 (58.62%) IBM
4 14 (48.28%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (34.48%) Linux
6 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
6 9 (31.03%) Spring
7 8 (27.59%) WebSphere MQ
7 8 (27.59%) UNIX
7 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
7 8 (27.59%) Perl
8 6 (20.69%) MS Visio
8 6 (20.69%) Finance
8 6 (20.69%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 6 (20.69%) iSeries
9 5 (17.24%) JSR 286
9 5 (17.24%) Hibernate
9 5 (17.24%) CSS
9 5 (17.24%) MySQL
9 5 (17.24%) J2SE
10 4 (13.79%) Eclipse
10 4 (13.79%) Windows
10 4 (13.79%) Web Services
10 4 (13.79%) SQL
10 4 (13.79%) J2EE
10 4 (13.79%) Back Office
10 4 (13.79%) Dojo
11 3 (10.34%) WebSphere Process Server
11 3 (10.34%) Maven
11 3 (10.34%) Clustering

WebSphere Portal
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 29 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (48.28%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (10.34%) WebSphere Process Server
3 3 (10.34%) Quickr
4 1 (3.45%) Moodle
4 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.45%) TeamSite
4 1 (3.45%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
1 2 (6.90%) 2G
2 1 (3.45%) LDAP
2 1 (3.45%) SSL
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Eclipse
2 3 (10.34%) Maven
2 3 (10.34%) Ant
3 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.45%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.45%) Automotive
3 1 (3.45%) Publishing
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) French Language
3 1 (3.45%) German Language
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) WebSphere Developer
3 6 (20.69%) WebSphere Portal Developer
3 6 (20.69%) WebSphere Administrator
3 6 (20.69%) Administrator
3 6 (20.69%) Portal Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Environment Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior WebSphere Portal Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Specialist
6 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) Spring
2 8 (27.59%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (20.69%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 5 (17.24%) JSR 286
4 5 (17.24%) Hibernate
4 5 (17.24%) J2SE
4 5 (17.24%) CSS
5 4 (13.79%) Web Services
5 4 (13.79%) J2EE
5 4 (13.79%) Dojo
6 3 (10.34%) Middleware
6 3 (10.34%) HTML
6 3 (10.34%) XML
7 2 (6.90%) .NET
7 2 (6.90%) Ajax
7 2 (6.90%) JSR 168
7 2 (6.90%) REST
8 1 (3.45%) JAX-RS
8 1 (3.45%) jQuery
8 1 (3.45%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) iSeries
2 3 (10.34%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Semantic Web
3 1 (3.45%) Open Source
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Linux
2 8 (27.59%) UNIX
3 4 (13.79%) Windows
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.45%) AIX
5 1 (3.45%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (6.90%) ITIL
1 2 (6.90%) SOA
1 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
1 2 (6.90%) Service Management
1 2 (6.90%) Scrum
1 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
2 1 (3.45%) BPMN
2 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (3.45%) Build Automation
2 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (3.45%) Content Management
2 1 (3.45%) Requirements Management
2 1 (3.45%) RDF
2 1 (3.45%) UML
2 1 (3.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) Java
2 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
2 8 (27.59%) Perl
3 4 (13.79%) SQL
4 3 (10.34%) Jython
5 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.45%) SPARQL
6 1 (3.45%) C#
6 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.45%) IBM Certification
2 1 (3.45%) IBM WebSphere Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) BladeLogic
2 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) IBM
2 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) Lotus
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) MKS
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