The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Yorkshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Portal
Rank 109 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.086% 0.094% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.53% 0.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £500 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 -
Application Platforms Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
378 411 467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 16.34% 19.38% 18.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 205 243
Average daily rate £350 £308 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.82% -5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £380 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 23 27
Average hourly rate £18.00 £23.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +16.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £41.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
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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 25 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (40.00%) Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (40.00%) iSeries
4 1 (20.00%) Jython
4 1 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (20.00%) HTTP
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) MKS
4 1 (20.00%) 2G
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (20.00%) LDAP
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript

WebSphere Portal
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) 2G
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
1 2 (40.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) UNIX
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Jython
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) MKS