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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Portal
Rank 142 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.38% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WebSphere Portal
England

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
580 521 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.34% 16.48% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 326 220
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £231 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 16 20
Average hourly rate £39.25 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.25% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £10.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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Devon - 8 £475 -
WebSphere Portal
England

WebSphere Portal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Struts
1 8 (100.00%) IBM
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) EJB
2 7 (87.50%) SOAP
2 7 (87.50%) DB2
2 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
3 6 (75.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (75.00%) REST
3 6 (75.00%) Neo4j
3 6 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (75.00%) JAX-RS
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) UNIX
3 6 (75.00%) HTTP
3 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (75.00%) Web Design
3 6 (75.00%) Mac OS X
3 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 6 (75.00%) Subversion
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Java EE
4 1 (12.50%) JSR 168
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) DB2
1 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
2 6 (75.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (75.00%) Neo4j
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
1 7 (87.50%) Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Struts
2 7 (87.50%) EJB
2 7 (87.50%) SOAP
3 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (75.00%) REST
3 6 (75.00%) JAX-RS
3 6 (75.00%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) Java EE
4 1 (12.50%) JSR 168
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Mac OS X
2 6 (75.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Web Design
2 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Database Security
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Microservices
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat