The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 3 months to 26 June 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.

IBM WebSphere Portal
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 142 -
Rank change year-on-year +31 -  
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal 8 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.40% 0.11% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.77% 0.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £413 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

WebSphere Portal 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 289 466 553
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 14.36% 16.80% 18.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 327 354
Median daily rate £400 £447 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.56% +27.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £276 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 14
Median hourly rate £16.25 £17.25 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.79% +25.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.19 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  

WebSphere Portal
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Portal in Yorkshire

WebSphere Portal
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere Portal in Yorkshire

WebSphere Portal
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
West Yorkshire - 7 £413 -
South Yorkshire +5 1 - -
WebSphere Portal
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for WebSphere Portal.

1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (88.89%) Java
3 6 (66.67%) J2EE
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) IBM
5 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 4 (44.44%) CSS
6 3 (33.33%) JDBC
6 3 (33.33%) JSP
6 3 (33.33%) Servlets
6 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
6 3 (33.33%) Sun
6 3 (33.33%) Sun Certification
6 3 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
6 3 (33.33%) Open Source
7 2 (22.22%) Liferay
7 2 (22.22%) OSCache
7 2 (22.22%) Apache Solr
7 2 (22.22%) Spring Integration
7 2 (22.22%) D3.js
7 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
7 2 (22.22%) TypeScript
7 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (22.22%) Spring MVC
7 2 (22.22%) Spring Security
7 2 (22.22%) DataPower
7 2 (22.22%) Banking
7 2 (22.22%) Subversion

WebSphere Portal
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 3 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (22.22%) Apache Solr
4 2 (22.22%) JBoss
4 2 (22.22%) Liferay
5 1 (11.11%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (22.22%) IntelliJ
2 2 (22.22%) NetBeans
2 2 (22.22%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Portal Developer
2 3 (33.33%) WebSphere Developer
2 3 (33.33%) WebSphere Portal Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Designer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java WebSphere Developer
3 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE Designer
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Server Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) J2EE
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) JDBC
3 3 (33.33%) JSP
3 3 (33.33%) Servlets
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) D3.js
4 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
4 2 (22.22%) JMS
4 2 (22.22%) JNI
4 2 (22.22%) OSCache
4 2 (22.22%) Spring
4 2 (22.22%) Spring Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Spring MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Spring Security
5 1 (11.11%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 2 (22.22%) TypeScript
4 1 (11.11%) Jython
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) IBM
2 3 (33.33%) Sun
3 2 (22.22%) ATG
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle