Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for WebSphere Portal skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere Portal over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 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.

IBM WebSphere Portal
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 806 812 801
Rank change year-on-year +6 -11 -2
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal 31 25 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.034% 0.028% 0.044%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.20% 0.16% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 33
England median daily rate £550 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £433 £425 £333
90th Percentile £575 £528 £613
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

WebSphere Portal is in the Application Platforms category. The following 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.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15,226 16,085 17,344
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.60% 18.17% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,249 10,434 11,087
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £266 £260 £238
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 371 364 503
England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.50% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £46.25
UK median hourly rate £19.42 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +2.21% -9.52% +16.67%

WebSphere Portal
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing WebSphere Portal as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Portal in England

WebSphere Portal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere Portal in England

WebSphere Portal
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere Portal in England over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebSphere Portal in England

WebSphere Portal
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebSphere Portal in England

WebSphere Portal
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 WebSphere Portal within the England region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -34 16 £550 +10.00% 3
North of England +44 13 £500 -
Yorkshire +17 13 £500 -
South East - 2 - - 1
WebSphere Portal
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Portal 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 WebSphere Portal.

1 31 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 27 (87.10%) Java
3 23 (74.19%) J2EE
4 21 (67.74%) Web Services
5 18 (58.06%) SQL
6 17 (54.84%) IBM
7 14 (45.16%) XML
8 13 (41.94%) Migration
9 12 (38.71%) PL/SQL
9 12 (38.71%) Quality Management
9 12 (38.71%) GIS
9 12 (38.71%) Requirements Analysis
9 12 (38.71%) JSF
9 12 (38.71%) WebSphere Application Server
9 12 (38.71%) Oracle
9 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
9 12 (38.71%) Oracle Database 10g
9 12 (38.71%) Windows
9 12 (38.71%) Software Architecture
9 12 (38.71%) Web Application Development
9 12 (38.71%) Oracle Database
9 12 (38.71%) Oracle Database 11g
9 12 (38.71%) Data Migration
9 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
9 12 (38.71%) Windows Server
10 11 (35.48%) DV Cleared
10 11 (35.48%) Image Processing
10 11 (35.48%) Oracle BPM
10 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
10 11 (35.48%) C

WebSphere Portal
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 31 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (38.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (6.45%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (6.45%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.23%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) SSH
1 2 (6.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) GIS
1 12 (38.71%) Oracle Database
1 12 (38.71%) Oracle Database 10g
1 12 (38.71%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Ant
1 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.90%) Gradle
1 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
1 4 (12.90%) Maven
1 4 (12.90%) Rational Application Developer
1 4 (12.90%) Subversion
General
1 5 (16.13%) Banking
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Developer
2 15 (48.39%) WebSphere Developer
3 14 (45.16%) Portal Developer
3 14 (45.16%) WebSphere Portal Developer
4 11 (35.48%) Development Engineer
4 11 (35.48%) Integration Engineer
4 11 (35.48%) Software Development Engineer
4 11 (35.48%) Software Integration Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) WebSphere Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) Integration Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Java WebSphere Developer
7 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
7 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Portal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (74.19%) J2EE
2 21 (67.74%) Web Services
3 14 (45.16%) XML
4 12 (38.71%) JSF
5 7 (22.58%) JDBC
5 7 (22.58%) SOAP
6 5 (16.13%) EJB
6 5 (16.13%) Hibernate
6 5 (16.13%) JPA
6 5 (16.13%) JSP
6 5 (16.13%) JSR 168
6 5 (16.13%) RESTful
6 5 (16.13%) Servlets
6 5 (16.13%) Spring
6 5 (16.13%) Spring Boot
6 5 (16.13%) Struts
7 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
7 4 (12.90%) Dojo
7 4 (12.90%) jQuery
7 4 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) iPad
2 3 (9.68%) Clustering
3 2 (6.45%) DataPower
3 2 (6.45%) N-Tier
3 2 (6.45%) Web 2.0
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Windows
1 12 (38.71%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Migration
2 12 (38.71%) Data Migration
2 12 (38.71%) Quality Management
2 12 (38.71%) Requirements Analysis
2 12 (38.71%) Software Architecture
2 12 (38.71%) Web Application Development
3 11 (35.48%) Image Processing
3 11 (35.48%) Process Management
3 11 (35.48%) Software Engineering
4 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) Data Modelling
4 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
4 4 (12.90%) RAD
4 4 (12.90%) System Testing
5 2 (6.45%) High Availability
5 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.45%) Presales
5 2 (6.45%) SOA
6 1 (3.23%) Content Management
6 1 (3.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (87.10%) Java
2 18 (58.06%) SQL
3 12 (38.71%) PL/SQL
4 11 (35.48%) C
5 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.23%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) Security Cleared
2 11 (35.48%) DV Cleared
3 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) IBM
2 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (38.71%) Oracle
3 11 (35.48%) Fujitsu
4 4 (12.90%) Lotus