The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Portal skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Portal over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Portal
Rank 91 82 79
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal 4 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.30% 0.28% 0.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.48% 1.70% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 5
Median daily rate £425 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WebSphere Portal
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Application Platforms Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
270 235 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.38% 16.35% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 113 171
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £189 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £456 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +23.52%

WebSphere Portal
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing WebSphere Portal as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Portal Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

WebSphere Portal
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

WebSphere Portal Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

WebSphere Portal
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for WebSphere Portal.

1 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
3 6 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (50.00%) IBM
4 4 (50.00%) Middleware
4 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (37.50%) WebSphere Process Server
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (37.50%) Clustering
5 3 (37.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) DataPower
5 3 (37.50%) zOS
5 3 (37.50%) iPlanet
5 3 (37.50%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (37.50%) IIS
5 3 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (37.50%) Unix
5 3 (37.50%) AIX
5 3 (37.50%) Solaris
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) Apache
5 3 (37.50%) Server Building
6 1 (12.50%) J2EE
6 1 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) People Management
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Spring
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

WebSphere Portal
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 8 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (75.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (37.50%) Apache
3 3 (37.50%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (37.50%) IIS
3 3 (37.50%) iPlanet
3 3 (37.50%) WebSphere Process Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Administrator
1 4 (50.00%) WebSphere Administrator
2 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Portal Developer
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Developer
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Portal Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Portal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) Middleware
3 3 (37.50%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
1 3 (37.50%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) AIX
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Solaris
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
1 3 (37.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (37.50%) Server Building
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) People Management
3 1 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) IBM