The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Portal skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Portal over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Portal
Rank 136 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.34% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.93% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate
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£530 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £518 £350 £385
% change year-on-year
+47.85% -9.09%
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 South West region.

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
571 407 416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.48% 17.25% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 245 252
Average daily rate £380 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 35 9
Average hourly rate £22.69 £19.30 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.56% -3.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £14.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.40 £30.00 £30.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

WebSphere Portal
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Portal across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Portal Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

WebSphere Portal
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal across the South West region.

WebSphere Portal Daily Rate Trend in the South West

WebSphere Portal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 11 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 11 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (72.73%) Tivoli
2 8 (72.73%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 8 (72.73%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (72.73%) IBM
2 8 (72.73%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 7 (63.64%) Solaris
3 7 (63.64%) zOS
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL
5 4 (36.36%) UNIX
5 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
5 4 (36.36%) Change Management
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Java
6 3 (27.27%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (27.27%) Degree
6 3 (27.27%) Project Management
6 3 (27.27%) iPlanet
6 3 (27.27%) AIX
6 3 (27.27%) IIS
6 3 (27.27%) Web Services
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) Apache
7 2 (18.18%) Freedom of Information Act
7 2 (18.18%) Freedom of Information
7 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
7 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
7 2 (18.18%) Data Protection

WebSphere Portal
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 11 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (72.73%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (27.27%) IIS
3 3 (27.27%) Apache
3 3 (27.27%) iPlanet
3 3 (27.27%) IBM HTTP Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Administrator
2 7 (63.64%) WebSphere Administrator
3 5 (45.45%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (36.36%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 4 (36.36%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Specialist
6 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) UNIX Support
6 1 (9.09%) Solaris Administrator
6 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
6 1 (9.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 8 (72.73%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 3 (27.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
1 2 (18.18%) Freedom of Information
1 2 (18.18%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Solaris
1 7 (63.64%) zOS
2 4 (36.36%) UNIX
3 3 (27.27%) AIX
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
2 4 (36.36%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Tivoli
1 8 (72.73%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) IBM