Period
to 23 February 2018

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 6 months to 23 February 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 178 210
Rank change year-on-year +9 +32 -26
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal 15 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.32% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.11% 0.65% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 6
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% - -
10th Percentile £438 £475 £456
90th Percentile £563 £525 £525
England median daily rate £538 £415 £475
% change year-on-year +29.52% -12.63% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 712 764 1,112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.39% 16.44% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 469 451 743
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +12.24%
10th Percentile £237 £263 £263
90th Percentile £563 £563 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 16 28
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +24.59% +24.90%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.13 £10.75
90th Percentile £23.59 £25.00 £22.70
England median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -5.00% +2.56% +8.33%

WebSphere Portal
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 6 months to 23 February 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
South Yorkshire +13 7 £450 -10.00%
West Yorkshire - 6 - -
WebSphere Portal
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Portal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for WebSphere Portal.

1 15 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (93.33%) IBM
3 13 (86.67%) Java
4 9 (60.00%) J2EE
4 9 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (46.67%) Web Services
6 6 (40.00%) SQL
7 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 5 (33.33%) JDBC
7 5 (33.33%) SOAP
7 5 (33.33%) Dojo
7 5 (33.33%) jQuery
7 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (26.67%) Gradle
8 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
8 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
8 4 (26.67%) Rational Team Concert
8 4 (26.67%) System Testing
8 4 (26.67%) iPad
8 4 (26.67%) Rational Application Developer
8 4 (26.67%) Finance
8 4 (26.67%) Maven
8 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (26.67%) Banking
8 4 (26.67%) Subversion
8 4 (26.67%) Ant
8 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
8 4 (26.67%) RAD
8 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling

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 15 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (13.33%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) SSH
1 2 (13.33%) SSL
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Ant
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (26.67%) Gradle
1 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (26.67%) Maven
1 4 (26.67%) Rational Application Developer
1 4 (26.67%) Rational Team Concert
1 4 (26.67%) Subversion
General
1 4 (26.67%) Banking
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
1 13 (86.67%) Portal Developer
1 13 (86.67%) WebSphere Developer
1 13 (86.67%) WebSphere Portal Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Administrator
2 1 (6.67%) Consultant
2 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Java WebSphere Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Senior WebSphere Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Senior WebSphere Portal Developer
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Administrator
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Consultant
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) J2EE
2 7 (46.67%) Web Services
3 5 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 5 (33.33%) Dojo
3 5 (33.33%) JDBC
3 5 (33.33%) jQuery
3 5 (33.33%) SOAP
3 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (20.00%) EJB
4 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (20.00%) JPA
4 3 (20.00%) JSP
4 3 (20.00%) JSR 168
4 3 (20.00%) RESTful
4 3 (20.00%) Servlets
4 3 (20.00%) Spring
4 3 (20.00%) Spring Boot
4 3 (20.00%) Struts
5 2 (13.33%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) iPad
2 3 (20.00%) Clustering
3 2 (13.33%) DataPower
3 2 (13.33%) N-Tier
3 2 (13.33%) Web 2.0
4 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
1 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
1 4 (26.67%) RAD
1 4 (26.67%) System Testing
2 3 (20.00%) SOA
3 2 (13.33%) High Availability
3 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (13.33%) Presales
4 1 (6.67%) Analytical Thinking
4 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Lotus
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft