The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere Portal skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Portal over the 3 months to 22 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 South Yorkshire 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Portal
Rank 31 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.97% 0.70% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.36% 4.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£463 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.88 -
Application Platforms Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
56 43 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 18.12% 14.98% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 17
Average daily rate £310 £300 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £175 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 9
Average hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +34.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £21.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £32.50 £30.00
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 South Yorkshire

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

WebSphere Portal Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

WebSphere Portal
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WebSphere Portal Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

WebSphere Portal
Top 22 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (50.00%) iSeries
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) Jython
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) HTTP
4 1 (25.00%) LDAP
4 1 (25.00%) J2EE
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript

WebSphere Portal
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iSeries
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Jython
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft