The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for iPlanet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iPlanet over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

iPlanet
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 574 610 596
Rank change year-on-year +36 -14  
Contract jobs citing iPlanet 3 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.032% 0.021%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.041% 0.19% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 7
Median daily rate £538 £538 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.48%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £456 £485
% change year-on-year - -5.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

iPlanet is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7286 8567 8474
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.46% 17.25% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4767 5521 5073
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £575 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 209 317
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -5.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

iPlanet
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing iPlanet as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for iPlanet in England

iPlanet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iPlanet in England

iPlanet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iPlanet in England

iPlanet
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPlanet within the England region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +24 2 £538 -6.52%
North West +25 1 - -
iPlanet
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing iPlanet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for iPlanet.

1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 11 (84.62%) Firewall
3 10 (76.92%) Red Hat
3 10 (76.92%) Unix
3 10 (76.92%) J2EE
3 10 (76.92%) Oracle
3 10 (76.92%) WebLogic
3 10 (76.92%) Cisco
3 10 (76.92%) Sun
3 10 (76.92%) F5
4 9 (69.23%) AIX
4 9 (69.23%) Solaris
5 8 (61.54%) VMware
5 8 (61.54%) Java
5 8 (61.54%) ITIL
5 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (46.15%) BIG-IP
6 6 (46.15%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database
6 6 (46.15%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (46.15%) Windows
6 6 (46.15%) BEA
6 6 (46.15%) Apache
6 6 (46.15%) Clustering
6 6 (46.15%) Veritas
6 6 (46.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (46.15%) Project Management
6 6 (46.15%) Six Sigma
7 5 (38.46%) JBoss

iPlanet
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (76.92%) WebLogic
2 6 (46.15%) Apache
3 5 (38.46%) JBoss
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (30.77%) Tomcat
5 3 (23.08%) MQSeries
6 2 (15.38%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (15.38%) IIS
6 2 (15.38%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
6 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Portal
6 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) BIG-IP
3 4 (30.77%) SAN
3 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 3 (23.08%) LDAP
5 2 (15.38%) FTP
5 2 (15.38%) Internet
5 2 (15.38%) NAS
5 2 (15.38%) SSH
6 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database
2 2 (15.38%) DB2
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Applications Consultant
1 2 (15.38%) Architect
1 2 (15.38%) Consultant
1 2 (15.38%) Server Consultant
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Consultant
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Server Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) Chief Enterprise Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Project Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Project Portfolio Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Digital Project Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Portfolio Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) J2EE
2 5 (38.46%) JSP
3 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (15.38%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Clustering
2 3 (23.08%) HP Storage
2 3 (23.08%) HP StoreVirtual
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) DataPower
3 2 (15.38%) Grid Computing
3 2 (15.38%) Virtual Team
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) Unix
3 9 (69.23%) AIX
3 9 (69.23%) Solaris
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (15.38%) zOS
7 1 (7.69%) HPUX
7 1 (7.69%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (46.15%) Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) Six Sigma
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL V3
4 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (30.77%) High Availability
4 4 (30.77%) IT Strategy
4 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
4 4 (30.77%) QMS
4 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (7.69%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) JSP 440
2 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (46.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (30.77%) NetBackup
3 3 (23.08%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (15.38%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (15.38%) OpenView
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
1 10 (76.92%) F5
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle
1 10 (76.92%) Red Hat
1 10 (76.92%) Sun
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) BEA
3 6 (46.15%) Veritas
4 4 (30.77%) 3PAR
4 4 (30.77%) EMC
4 4 (30.77%) HP
4 4 (30.77%) Symantec
5 2 (15.38%) BMC
5 2 (15.38%) Cognos
5 2 (15.38%) IBM
5 2 (15.38%) NetApp
5 2 (15.38%) Opsware
5 2 (15.38%) Qualys
6 1 (7.69%) PlateSpin