The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Portal skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Portal over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Portal
Rank 578 553 522
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -31
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal 21 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.033% 0.039%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.22% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 6
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£500 £375 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £318 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £513 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £400 £463
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.51%
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
9602 9127 8202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.90% 17.58% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5769 5480 4671
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 341 304 406
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £12.13 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £40.57 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%

WebSphere Portal
Jobs Demand Trend

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

WebSphere Portal Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebSphere Portal
Daily Rate Trend

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

WebSphere Portal Daily Rate Trend in the UK

WebSphere Portal
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere Portal within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

WebSphere Portal Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

WebSphere Portal
Hourly Rate Trend

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

WebSphere Portal Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

WebSphere Portal
Top 8 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Vacancies
England -9 16 £500 +33.33% 5
London +6 10 £488 +39.28% 1
Berkshire -8 2 £544 - 1
South East -30 2 £544 - 1
Reading - 2 £544 -
Basingstoke - - - -
Bracknell - - - - 1
Hampshire - - - -

WebSphere Portal
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 46 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 26 (56.52%) WebSphere Application Server
3 22 (47.83%) Java
4 21 (45.65%) WebSphere MQ
5 20 (43.48%) Finance
6 18 (39.13%) UNIX
7 15 (32.61%) Linux
8 13 (28.26%) zOS
9 11 (23.91%) Solaris
9 11 (23.91%) IBM
9 11 (23.91%) Perl
10 10 (21.74%) J2EE
10 10 (21.74%) AIX
10 10 (21.74%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (19.57%) IBM HTTP Server
11 9 (19.57%) Jython
11 9 (19.57%) Banking
11 9 (19.57%) Tivoli
12 8 (17.39%) Tivoli Monitoring
13 7 (15.22%) WebLogic Portal
13 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
13 7 (15.22%) iPlanet
13 7 (15.22%) Apache
13 7 (15.22%) LDAP
13 7 (15.22%) Oracle
13 7 (15.22%) Web Services
13 7 (15.22%) WebLogic
13 7 (15.22%) IIS
13 7 (15.22%) Degree

WebSphere Portal
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 46 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 26 (56.52%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (19.57%) IBM HTTP Server
4 7 (15.22%) WebLogic
4 7 (15.22%) IIS
4 7 (15.22%) Apache
4 7 (15.22%) iPlanet
4 7 (15.22%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (8.70%) WebSphere Process Server
6 3 (6.52%) IBM Notes
6 3 (6.52%) FileNet
6 3 (6.52%) MQSeries
6 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
6 3 (6.52%) Documentum
7 2 (4.35%) JBoss
7 2 (4.35%) CMS
7 2 (4.35%) Liferay
7 2 (4.35%) GemFire
7 2 (4.35%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (4.35%) Magnolia
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) LDAP
2 3 (6.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) DB2
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (4.35%) Jackrabbit
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Maven
1 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (43.48%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Retail
3 3 (6.52%) Retail Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Publishing
3 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Administrator
2 16 (34.78%) WebSphere Administrator
3 9 (19.57%) WebSphere Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) UNIX Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.70%) Server Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) WebSphere Specialist
6 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Middleware Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Support Specialist
7 2 (4.35%) Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Consultant
8 1 (2.17%) Systems Support
8 1 (2.17%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (45.65%) WebSphere MQ
2 10 (21.74%) J2EE
2 10 (21.74%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 7 (15.22%) Web Services
4 3 (6.52%) .NET
4 3 (6.52%) .NET Framework
4 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (4.35%) WebCenter
5 2 (4.35%) OSGi
5 2 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (4.35%) Backbone.js
5 2 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (4.35%) Apache Sling
5 2 (4.35%) Apache Felix
5 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (4.35%) JSP
5 2 (4.35%) Servlets
5 2 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Social Media
2 3 (6.52%) DataPower
3 2 (4.35%) iSeries
3 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (4.35%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (2.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) UNIX
2 15 (32.61%) Linux
3 13 (28.26%) zOS
4 11 (23.91%) Solaris
5 10 (21.74%) AIX
6 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) Content Management
2 5 (10.87%) ITIL
3 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
3 4 (8.70%) Change Management
4 3 (6.52%) MVC
4 3 (6.52%) Project Management
4 3 (6.52%) Migration
5 2 (4.35%) Web Development
5 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (4.35%) Data Protection
5 2 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
5 2 (4.35%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.17%) Identity Management
6 1 (2.17%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (2.17%) High Availability
6 1 (2.17%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (47.83%) Java
2 11 (23.91%) Perl
3 9 (19.57%) Jython
4 3 (6.52%) C#
5 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (19.57%) Tivoli
2 8 (17.39%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) IBM
2 7 (15.22%) Oracle
3 3 (6.52%) Vignette
3 3 (6.52%) Lotus
3 3 (6.52%) Sitecore
4 2 (4.35%) FatWire
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.35%) Adobe
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