Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for iPlanet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited iPlanet over the 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 827 852 873
Rank change year-on-year +25 +21 +11
Contract jobs citing iPlanet 51 42 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.050% 0.040% 0.017%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.30% 0.21% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 36 7
UK median daily rate £330 £342 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.51% -22.71% +25.53%
10th Percentile £307 £306 £289
90th Percentile £418 £508 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £330 £550
% change year-on-year - -40.00% +56.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 17096 19657 20307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.63% 18.55% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11208 12754 12776
UK median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £227
90th Percentile £606 £588 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 438 495 613
UK median hourly rate £20.22 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.09% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.20 £11.05
90th Percentile £47.83 £48.75 £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.73 £19.19
% change year-on-year -3.52% +8.05% +9.63%

iPlanet
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing iPlanet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for iPlanet in the UK

iPlanet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for iPlanet in the UK

iPlanet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing iPlanet over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for iPlanet in the UK

iPlanet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for iPlanet in the UK

iPlanet
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing iPlanet within the UK over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
UK excluding London +46 51 £330 -
England +28 51 £330 -4.07%
North East +73 31 £330 +3.13%
North of England +68 31 £330 +3.13%
Midlands +40 13 £320 -
East Midlands - 12 £320 -
South West - 8 £410 -

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 with a requirement for iPlanet.

1 51 (100.00%) Oracle
1 51 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 51 (100.00%) Unix
1 51 (100.00%) Apache
1 51 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 51 (100.00%) Linux
1 51 (100.00%) JBoss
1 51 (100.00%) Sun
2 50 (98.04%) AIX
2 50 (98.04%) Solaris
3 49 (96.08%) Oracle Application Server
4 48 (94.12%) HPUX
5 47 (92.16%) J2EE
5 47 (92.16%) Red Hat
6 46 (90.20%) SUSE
7 45 (88.24%) Clustering
7 45 (88.24%) Firewall
7 45 (88.24%) TCP/IP
7 45 (88.24%) High Availability
8 43 (84.31%) F5
8 43 (84.31%) Cisco
8 43 (84.31%) Load Balancing
9 38 (74.51%) Security Cleared
10 32 (62.75%) ITIL
10 32 (62.75%) SC Cleared
11 27 (52.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 27 (52.94%) Veritas
12 25 (49.02%) VMware
12 25 (49.02%) VMware Infrastructure
12 25 (49.02%) Hyper-V

iPlanet
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 51 (100.00%) Apache
1 51 (100.00%) JBoss
1 51 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 51 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 49 (96.08%) Oracle Application Server
3 11 (21.57%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (21.57%) MQSeries
3 11 (21.57%) OpenStack
3 11 (21.57%) SharePoint
3 11 (21.57%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Office
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 25 (49.02%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 45 (88.24%) Firewall
1 45 (88.24%) TCP/IP
2 18 (35.29%) SAN
3 15 (29.41%) DNS
4 13 (25.49%) FCoE
4 13 (25.49%) iSCSI
5 11 (21.57%) LDAP
5 11 (21.57%) NAS
5 11 (21.57%) WAN
6 3 (5.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 34 (66.67%) Unix Engineer
2 22 (43.14%) Solaris Engineer
3 13 (25.49%) AIX Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Administrator
5 4 (7.84%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.84%) Unix Administrator
5 4 (7.84%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.88%) HPUX Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Solaris Administrator
6 3 (5.88%) Solaris Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.92%) Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Design Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Project Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Unix Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Unix Systems Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (1.96%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 1 (1.96%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (92.16%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 45 (88.24%) Clustering
2 20 (39.22%) Data Centre
3 5 (9.80%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Linux
1 51 (100.00%) Unix
2 50 (98.04%) AIX
2 50 (98.04%) Solaris
3 48 (94.12%) HPUX
4 46 (90.20%) SUSE
5 11 (21.57%) Windows
6 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (88.24%) High Availability
2 43 (84.31%) Load Balancing
3 32 (62.75%) ITIL
4 16 (31.37%) Unit Testing
5 13 (25.49%) Procure-to-Pay
6 7 (13.73%) Requirements Management
6 7 (13.73%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (37.25%) Bash Shell
1 19 (37.25%) C-shell
1 19 (37.25%) Korn
1 19 (37.25%) Perl
2 16 (31.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (74.51%) Security Cleared
2 32 (62.75%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.80%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 27 (52.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 25 (49.02%) Hyper-V
2 25 (49.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (45.10%) KVM
4 15 (29.41%) Samba
5 11 (21.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) OpenView
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) Oracle
1 51 (100.00%) Sun
2 47 (92.16%) Red Hat
3 43 (84.31%) Cisco
3 43 (84.31%) F5
4 27 (52.94%) Veritas
5 25 (49.02%) PlateSpin
5 25 (49.02%) VMware
6 22 (43.14%) HP
7 11 (21.57%) Cognos
7 11 (21.57%) Opsware
8 6 (11.76%) Borland