The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Portal skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Portal
Rank 389 397 368
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -29
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal 6 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.028% 0.027% 0.050%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.15% 0.15% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Average daily rate
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£463 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £365 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £533 £405 £418
% change year-on-year
+31.48% -2.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 London region.

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
3997 4003 3761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.79% 18.24% 18.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2751 2675 2437
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 84 118
Average hourly rate £20.45 £22.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.06% +15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -

WebSphere Portal
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WebSphere Portal Jobs Demand Trend in London

WebSphere Portal
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

WebSphere Portal Daily Rate Trend in London

WebSphere Portal
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Portal across the London region.

WebSphere Portal Hourly Rate Trend in London

WebSphere Portal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 6 (54.55%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 5 (45.45%) Content Management
3 5 (45.45%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) UNIX
4 4 (36.36%) IBM
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
5 3 (27.27%) J2EE
5 3 (27.27%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (18.18%) Retail Banking
6 2 (18.18%) Spring
6 2 (18.18%) Maven
6 2 (18.18%) Retail
6 2 (18.18%) CMS
6 2 (18.18%) FatWire
6 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
6 2 (18.18%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (18.18%) Jython
6 2 (18.18%) Apache CXF
6 2 (18.18%) Liferay
6 2 (18.18%) RESTful
6 2 (18.18%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
6 2 (18.18%) WebCenter
6 2 (18.18%) OSGi
6 2 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (18.18%) Backbone.js

WebSphere Portal
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 6 (54.55%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
3 3 (27.27%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (18.18%) CMS
4 2 (18.18%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (18.18%) JBoss
4 2 (18.18%) MQSeries
4 2 (18.18%) Liferay
4 2 (18.18%) GemFire
4 2 (18.18%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (18.18%) Magnolia
5 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Process Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) DB2
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (18.18%) Jackrabbit
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Maven
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 2 (18.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Administrator
1 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Middleware Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Support Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Project Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) J2EE
2 2 (18.18%) JSP
2 2 (18.18%) Servlets
2 2 (18.18%) Middleware
2 2 (18.18%) JMX
2 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
2 2 (18.18%) Spring
2 2 (18.18%) JSR 170
2 2 (18.18%) Apache CXF
2 2 (18.18%) RESTful
2 2 (18.18%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
2 2 (18.18%) WebCenter
2 2 (18.18%) OSGi
2 2 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
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
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) UNIX
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) AIX
4 1 (9.09%) zOS
4 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Content Management
2 2 (18.18%) Web Development
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 2 (18.18%) Identity Management
2 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
2 2 (18.18%) Jython
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
1 4 (36.36%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe
2 2 (18.18%) FatWire
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