The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Portal skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 27 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Portal
Rank 117 116 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.082% 0.044% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.45% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £438 £385
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +13.63%
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 Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
444 418 474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.23% 18.50% 21.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 224 229
Average daily rate £355 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 18
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £29.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.86%

WebSphere Portal
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

WebSphere Portal Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

WebSphere Portal
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

WebSphere Portal Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

WebSphere Portal
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (85.71%) Perl
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
4 4 (57.14%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (57.14%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 4 (57.14%) iSeries
4 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Jython
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) LDAP
5 2 (28.57%) J2EE
5 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) TeamSite
6 1 (14.29%) IBM
6 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
6 1 (14.29%) Coaching
6 1 (14.29%) Retail
6 1 (14.29%) Maven
6 1 (14.29%) Clustering
6 1 (14.29%) MKS
6 1 (14.29%) 2G

WebSphere Portal
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (14.29%) TeamSite
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LDAP
2 1 (14.29%) 2G
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Administrator
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (28.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) iSeries
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
1 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
1 1 (14.29%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) Jython
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) MKS