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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Portal over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Portal
Rank 418 431 429
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal 19 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.084% 0.063% 0.033%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.42% 0.34% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 3
Median daily rate £500 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £320 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £450 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WebSphere Portal
England

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
4500 4468 4344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 19.82% 18.89% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3099 3041 2812
Median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 58 115
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.51% +7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.69 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £43.50 £47.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +26.76%

WebSphere Portal
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 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
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London +33 1 £438 -7.89%
WebSphere Portal
England

WebSphere Portal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 London region with a requirement for WebSphere Portal.

1 30 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 22 (73.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 18 (60.00%) Java
4 17 (56.67%) Apache
4 17 (56.67%) DataPower
5 16 (53.33%) LDAP
6 15 (50.00%) WebLogic
6 15 (50.00%) IBM
6 15 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
7 14 (46.67%) Finance
8 13 (43.33%) Jython
8 13 (43.33%) FileNet
8 13 (43.33%) Perl
8 13 (43.33%) J2EE
8 13 (43.33%) Unix
9 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
10 8 (26.67%) High Availability
10 8 (26.67%) WebSphere MQ
11 7 (23.33%) Linux
11 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (20.00%) Web Services
13 5 (16.67%) AIX
13 5 (16.67%) Solaris
13 5 (16.67%) IIS
13 5 (16.67%) zOS
13 5 (16.67%) iPlanet
13 5 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
13 5 (16.67%) WebSphere Process Server
13 5 (16.67%) Degree
13 5 (16.67%) IBM Integration Bus

WebSphere Portal
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 30 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 22 (73.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 17 (56.67%) Apache
4 15 (50.00%) WebLogic
4 15 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
5 13 (43.33%) FileNet
6 5 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (16.67%) IIS
6 5 (16.67%) iPlanet
6 5 (16.67%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) LDAP
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Consultant
1 9 (30.00%) WebSphere Consultant
2 8 (26.67%) WebSphere Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Applications Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Server Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) WebSphere Server Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Technology Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) Web Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) WebSphere Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Developer
6 2 (6.67%) WebSphere Developer
6 2 (6.67%) WebSphere Portal Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) WebSphere Specialist
7 1 (3.33%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) J2EE
2 8 (26.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (20.00%) Web Services
4 5 (16.67%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (6.67%) JSF
5 2 (6.67%) JSR 168
5 2 (6.67%) JSR 286
5 2 (6.67%) Struts
6 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (56.67%) DataPower
2 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (13.33%) iSeries
4 2 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Unix
2 7 (23.33%) Linux
3 5 (16.67%) AIX
3 5 (16.67%) Solaris
3 5 (16.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) High Availability
2 1 (3.33%) Content Management
2 1 (3.33%) People Management
2 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (3.33%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) Java
2 13 (43.33%) Jython
2 13 (43.33%) Perl
3 2 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle