The table below looks at the statistics for iPlanet skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited iPlanet over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
iPlanet
Rank 601 587 578
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -9
Contract jobs citing iPlanet 18 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.028% 0.002%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.19% 0.15% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 1
Average daily rate £525 £548 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +28.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £548 £425
% change year-on-year
-8.67% +28.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9427 9135 8717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.33% 18.03% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6123 5679 5159
Average daily rate £410 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £249 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £502
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 313 310
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £38.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

iPlanet
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing iPlanet within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

iPlanet Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

iPlanet
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing iPlanet within the UK.

iPlanet Daily Rate Trend in the UK

iPlanet
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing iPlanet within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

iPlanet Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

iPlanet
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing iPlanet within the UK.

iPlanet Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

iPlanet
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPlanet within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
England +1 15 £538 -1.82% 1
London +1 9 £575 +91.66%
Cheshire -3 5 £425 -7.10%
North West -16 5 £425 +5.26%
Edinburgh - 3 £525 -
Scotland - 3 £525 -
Knutsford -4 2 - -
South East -1 1 £500 -11.11%
Middlesex - 1 £500 -

iPlanet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing iPlanet 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 iPlanet.

1 25 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 24 (96.00%) Linux
3 21 (84.00%) AIX
4 18 (72.00%) Degree
5 16 (64.00%) Solaris
5 16 (64.00%) IIS
5 16 (64.00%) Oracle
5 16 (64.00%) zOS
6 15 (60.00%) IBM HTTP Server
6 15 (60.00%) Java
6 15 (60.00%) Apache
7 13 (52.00%) IBM
7 13 (52.00%) CA
7 13 (52.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 13 (52.00%) Unix
8 12 (48.00%) WebLogic
9 11 (44.00%) Finance
10 10 (40.00%) Windows
11 9 (36.00%) Web Services
11 9 (36.00%) WebSphere MQ
11 9 (36.00%) WebSphere Portal
12 8 (32.00%) Perl
13 7 (28.00%) DB2
13 7 (28.00%) SAP
13 7 (28.00%) CCSP
13 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
13 7 (28.00%) CISSP
13 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (28.00%) BEA
13 7 (28.00%) MSMQ

iPlanet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing iPlanet 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 iPlanet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 16 (64.00%) IIS
3 15 (60.00%) Apache
3 15 (60.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 13 (52.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 12 (48.00%) WebLogic
6 9 (36.00%) WebSphere Portal
7 7 (28.00%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (28.00%) MQSeries
7 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
7 7 (28.00%) WebSphere Process Server
8 6 (24.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 5 (20.00%) JBoss
9 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (28.00%) BusinessWare
1 7 (28.00%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Firewall
1 7 (28.00%) SSL
2 6 (24.00%) HTTP
3 5 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) DB2
1 7 (28.00%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Introscope
2 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (12.00%) Subversion
General
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (16.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Consultant
2 7 (28.00%) Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Information Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Information Security Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Security Architect
3 6 (24.00%) WebSphere Consultant
4 5 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Applications Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (16.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 4 (16.00%) Technical Manager
5 4 (16.00%) WebSphere Server Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) Administrator
6 3 (12.00%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (12.00%) WebSphere Administrator
7 2 (8.00%) Applications Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Linux Specialist
7 2 (8.00%) Unix Specialist
7 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Specialist
7 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) Web Services
1 9 (36.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (28.00%) MSMQ
3 6 (24.00%) Middleware
4 2 (8.00%) J2EE
5 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) AS400
1 7 (28.00%) DataPower
1 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Linux
2 21 (84.00%) AIX
3 16 (64.00%) Solaris
3 16 (64.00%) zOS
4 13 (52.00%) Unix
5 10 (40.00%) Windows
6 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
6 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) DoDAF
1 7 (28.00%) Identity Access Management
1 7 (28.00%) Information Security
1 7 (28.00%) MODAF
1 7 (28.00%) SABSA
1 7 (28.00%) TOGAF
1 7 (28.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 6 (24.00%) Information Assurance
2 6 (24.00%) Information Management
3 5 (20.00%) Change Management
3 5 (20.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (16.00%) Security Architecture
4 4 (16.00%) Security Operations
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.00%) SDLC
5 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) Perl
3 7 (28.00%) Shell Script
4 5 (20.00%) Jython
4 5 (20.00%) Korn
5 3 (12.00%) Python
5 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (72.00%) Degree
2 7 (28.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 7 (28.00%) CCSP
2 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (28.00%) CISM
2 7 (28.00%) CISSP
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (28.00%) ClearTrust
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) CA Single Sign-On
2 6 (24.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Oracle
2 13 (52.00%) CA
2 13 (52.00%) IBM
3 7 (28.00%) BEA
3 7 (28.00%) CheckPoint
3 7 (28.00%) SAP
3 7 (28.00%) Vitria
4 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (20.00%) Sun
5 3 (12.00%) VMware