The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Portal
Rank 37 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.35% 0.83% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.49% 4.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £500 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £413 £527
% change year-on-year
-15.15% -21.68%
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 Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
77 64 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 20.81% 17.73% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 34 49
Average daily rate £335 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £175 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 18
Average hourly rate £24.00 £35.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% +62.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £28.40 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%

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 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (87.50%) Java
3 6 (75.00%) Perl
3 6 (75.00%) UNIX
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (62.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 5 (62.50%) iSeries
4 5 (62.50%) Linux
4 5 (62.50%) MS Visio
4 5 (62.50%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) Clustering
6 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (25.00%) IBM
7 1 (12.50%) HTTP
7 1 (12.50%) Middleware
7 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 1 (12.50%) LDAP
7 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 1 (12.50%) J2EE
7 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (12.50%) Jython
7 1 (12.50%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (12.50%) MKS
7 1 (12.50%) 2G
7 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 1 (12.50%) TeamSite
7 1 (12.50%) Retail
7 1 (12.50%) Maven

WebSphere Portal
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (12.50%) TeamSite
3 1 (12.50%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) 2G
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) WebSphere Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (62.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) iSeries
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) UNIX
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
1 1 (12.50%) Build Automation
1 1 (12.50%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Jython
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) MKS