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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere Portal
England / London
Rank 407 402 398
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal 1 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.048% 0.010%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.027% 0.29% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Median daily rate £600 £575 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +15.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £420 £525
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
3718 3423 3688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 19.11% 16.58% 17.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2570 2351 2570
Median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £275 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 50 70
Median hourly rate £25.00 £24.23 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +12.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.60 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 15 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (93.33%) Perl
2 14 (93.33%) Unix
3 13 (86.67%) Java
4 12 (80.00%) WebLogic Portal
4 12 (80.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 12 (80.00%) WebLogic
5 11 (73.33%) LDAP
5 11 (73.33%) FileNet
6 10 (66.67%) Jython
6 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
6 10 (66.67%) J2EE
7 9 (60.00%) Finance
8 8 (53.33%) DataPower
8 8 (53.33%) iSeries
9 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (46.67%) IBM Integration Bus
9 7 (46.67%) Apache
9 7 (46.67%) MS Visio
9 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
10 6 (40.00%) High Availability
11 5 (33.33%) IBM
12 4 (26.67%) Oracle
12 4 (26.67%) Oracle BPM
13 3 (20.00%) Banking
13 3 (20.00%) Linux
13 3 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
14 2 (13.33%) Clustering
15 1 (6.67%) Puppet
15 1 (6.67%) Middleware

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 15 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (80.00%) WebLogic
2 12 (80.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 12 (80.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (73.33%) FileNet
4 7 (46.67%) Apache
5 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) LDAP
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Technology Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) Web Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) J2EE
2 7 (46.67%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) DataPower
1 8 (53.33%) iSeries
2 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Unix
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) Perl
2 13 (86.67%) Java
3 10 (66.67%) Jython
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) IBM
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle