The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Portal skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Portal over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Portal
Rank 185 - 202
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal 10 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% - 0.016%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.01% - 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Average daily rate
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£463 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £431
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £29.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
995 1080 1042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.33% 17.16% 16.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 741 783 706
Average daily rate £400 £375 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 19 38
Average hourly rate £17.25 £22.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.59% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £67.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

WebSphere Portal
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Portal across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Portal Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WebSphere Portal
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal across the City of London region.

WebSphere Portal Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

WebSphere Portal
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere Portal across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

WebSphere Portal Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

WebSphere Portal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing WebSphere Portal also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere Portal.

1 11 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (63.64%) Banking
2 7 (63.64%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (54.55%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) UNIX
4 5 (45.45%) Jython
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) Perl
5 4 (36.36%) J2EE
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle
6 3 (27.27%) DB2
6 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
6 3 (27.27%) AIX
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) LDAP
6 3 (27.27%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
6 3 (27.27%) Retail Banking
6 3 (27.27%) Retail
6 3 (27.27%) Content Management
6 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (18.18%) Magnolia
7 2 (18.18%) Apache CXF
7 2 (18.18%) Liferay
7 2 (18.18%) RESTful
7 2 (18.18%) Spring
7 2 (18.18%) Maven
7 2 (18.18%) CMS
7 2 (18.18%) FatWire
7 2 (18.18%) Hibernate

WebSphere Portal
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing WebSphere Portal also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere Portal. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (63.64%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
3 3 (27.27%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (18.18%) Magnolia
4 2 (18.18%) Liferay
4 2 (18.18%) CMS
4 2 (18.18%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Process Server
4 2 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (18.18%) JBoss
5 1 (9.09%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) LDAP
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) DB2
2 2 (18.18%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Maven
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Introscope
General
1 7 (63.64%) Banking
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Retail Banking
3 3 (27.27%) Retail
4 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) WebSphere Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Server Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Server Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) CMS Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) J2EE
2 2 (18.18%) Apache CXF
2 2 (18.18%) RESTful
2 2 (18.18%) Spring
2 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
2 2 (18.18%) JSR 170
2 2 (18.18%) WebCenter
2 2 (18.18%) OSGi
2 2 (18.18%) Backbone.js
2 2 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Sling
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Felix
2 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
2 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (18.18%) JMX
2 2 (18.18%) JSP
2 2 (18.18%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) UNIX
2 3 (27.27%) AIX
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) zOS
4 1 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Content Management
2 2 (18.18%) Web Development
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) Jython
3 4 (36.36%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) FatWire
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe
3 1 (9.09%) CA