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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Portal
Rank 400 400 401
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal 11 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.052% 0.024% 0.028%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.28% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
Average daily rate £575 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £528 £438
% change year-on-year
-20.37% +20.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
3943 3982 4081
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.64% 19.11% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2760 2775 2748
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 76 71
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.50 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.80 £39.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Portal within the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +35 1 £525 +13.51%
WebSphere Portal
England

WebSphere Portal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (91.67%) Java
3 9 (75.00%) Web Services
3 9 (75.00%) Linux
4 8 (66.67%) J2EE
5 7 (58.33%) IBM HTTP Server
6 6 (50.00%) Finance
6 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (50.00%) Apache
6 6 (50.00%) IIS
6 6 (50.00%) AIX
7 5 (41.67%) Solaris
7 5 (41.67%) zOS
7 5 (41.67%) iPlanet
7 5 (41.67%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (41.67%) Degree
8 4 (33.33%) Fujitsu
8 4 (33.33%) Image Processing
8 4 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (33.33%) Lumension
8 4 (33.33%) Web Application Development
8 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
8 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (33.33%) Google
8 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
8 4 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 4 (33.33%) Sophos
8 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management

WebSphere Portal
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (58.33%) IBM HTTP Server
3 6 (50.00%) Apache
3 6 (50.00%) IIS
3 6 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (41.67%) iPlanet
5 4 (33.33%) ArcGIS
5 4 (33.33%) WebSphere Process Server
6 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
6 2 (16.67%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (8.33%) FileNet
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
1 4 (33.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) HTTP
1 2 (16.67%) LDAP
1 2 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) GIS
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) ClearCase
1 4 (33.33%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Applications Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Development Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Development Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Integration Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) WebSphere Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) WebSphere Server Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Server Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) Web Services
2 8 (66.67%) J2EE
3 5 (41.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (33.33%) Dojo
4 4 (33.33%) GWT
4 4 (33.33%) JSF
4 4 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) DataPower
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) AIX
3 5 (41.67%) Solaris
3 5 (41.67%) zOS
4 4 (33.33%) Unix
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (8.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 4 (33.33%) Image Processing
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
1 4 (33.33%) Process Management
1 4 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 4 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 2 (16.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) C
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Jython
3 2 (16.67%) Perl
3 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) ESRI
1 4 (33.33%) Fujitsu
1 4 (33.33%) Google
1 4 (33.33%) Lumension
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
1 4 (33.33%) Sophos
2 2 (16.67%) IBM