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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Portal
Rank 568 560 549
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal 24 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.020% 0.025%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.24% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 5
Average daily rate
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£500 £425 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +10.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £365 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £518 £350 £385
% change year-on-year
+47.85% -9.09%
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
9845 9126 8714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.15% 17.83% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6369 5531 4914
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £508 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 324 373 434
Average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.74% -6.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.12 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £36.07 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -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 24 December 2014.

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 22 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 24 December 2014. 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 -14 22 £509 +19.70% 4
London +12 5 £450 +5.88% 1
South East -27 4 £454 +29.64% 1
Brighton - 3 £445 -
East Sussex - 3 £445 -
City of London +2 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £563 - 1
Tyne and Wear - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
North West - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Hove - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Lytham St Annes - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Redhill - - - -

WebSphere Portal
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 39 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 21 (53.85%) Java
2 21 (53.85%) WebSphere Application Server
3 19 (48.72%) WebSphere MQ
4 18 (46.15%) IBM
5 16 (41.03%) Finance
6 14 (35.90%) UNIX
6 14 (35.90%) Linux
7 12 (30.77%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 11 (28.21%) zOS
9 10 (25.64%) Tivoli
10 9 (23.08%) Lotus
11 8 (20.51%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 8 (20.51%) Solaris
12 7 (17.95%) AIX
12 7 (17.95%) Perl
12 7 (17.95%) Content Management
12 7 (17.95%) Spring
13 6 (15.38%) WebSphere Process Server
13 6 (15.38%) Dojo
13 6 (15.38%) JSR 286
13 6 (15.38%) Web Services
13 6 (15.38%) Eclipse
13 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
13 6 (15.38%) Quickr
13 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (12.82%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
14 5 (12.82%) ITIL
14 5 (12.82%) .NET

WebSphere Portal
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 39 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 21 (53.85%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (15.38%) Quickr
3 6 (15.38%) WebSphere Process Server
4 5 (12.82%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (10.26%) iPlanet
5 4 (10.26%) IIS
5 4 (10.26%) Apache
6 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 3 (7.69%) Documentum
6 3 (7.69%) IBM Notes
6 3 (7.69%) FileNet
7 2 (5.13%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
7 2 (5.13%) TeamSite
7 2 (5.13%) MQSeries
7 2 (5.13%) GemFire
8 1 (2.56%) CMS
8 1 (2.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) LDAP
2 1 (2.56%) SSL
2 1 (2.56%) Intranet
2 1 (2.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) DB2
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.56%) Maven
General
1 16 (41.03%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Publishing
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Automotive
3 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Administrator
2 13 (33.33%) WebSphere Administrator
3 5 (12.82%) Developer
3 5 (12.82%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (10.26%) Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) UNIX Administrator
4 4 (10.26%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Environment Manager
5 3 (7.69%) WebSphere Developer
6 2 (5.13%) WebSphere Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Portal Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Middleware Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Support Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) WebSphere Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) WebSphere Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Software Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (48.72%) WebSphere MQ
2 12 (30.77%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 7 (17.95%) Spring
4 6 (15.38%) Dojo
4 6 (15.38%) Web Services
4 6 (15.38%) JSR 286
5 5 (12.82%) .NET
6 4 (10.26%) J2EE
7 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
7 3 (7.69%) HTML
7 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
7 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (5.13%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
8 2 (5.13%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (5.13%) Middleware
9 1 (2.56%) JSF
9 1 (2.56%) Ajax
9 1 (2.56%) Java EE
9 1 (2.56%) CSS
9 1 (2.56%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) iSeries
2 4 (10.26%) Social Media
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (5.13%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (2.56%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) UNIX
1 14 (35.90%) Linux
2 11 (28.21%) zOS
3 8 (20.51%) Solaris
4 7 (17.95%) AIX
5 2 (5.13%) Windows
6 1 (2.56%) Android
6 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) Content Management
2 5 (12.82%) ITIL
2 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
3 4 (10.26%) Change Management
4 3 (7.69%) MVC
4 3 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (5.13%) SOA
5 2 (5.13%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.13%) Identity Management
5 2 (5.13%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.56%) High Availability
6 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Build Automation
6 1 (2.56%) Android Development
6 1 (2.56%) iOS Development
6 1 (2.56%) Coaching
6 1 (2.56%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.56%) Web Development
6 1 (2.56%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (17.95%) Perl
3 3 (7.69%) C#
4 2 (5.13%) Jython
4 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (10.26%) Degree
3 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (25.64%) Tivoli
2 8 (20.51%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) IBM
2 9 (23.08%) Lotus
3 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.69%) Vignette
4 3 (7.69%) Sitecore
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle
6 1 (2.56%) HP
6 1 (2.56%) MKS
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