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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Portal
Rank 392 407 392
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal 16 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.025% 0.027%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.38% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 1
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£450 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £431
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £29.50
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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
4223 4244 3966
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.96% 17.95% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2826 2931 2549
Average daily rate £405 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 73 138
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.45 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere Portal across the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

WebSphere Portal Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 April 2015. 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
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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 - 10 £463 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £475 -
WebSphere Portal
England

WebSphere Portal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 18 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (77.78%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (61.11%) Jython
4 8 (44.44%) Banking
4 8 (44.44%) Java
4 8 (44.44%) DB2
4 8 (44.44%) UNIX
4 8 (44.44%) AIX
4 8 (44.44%) Linux
5 7 (38.89%) zOS
5 7 (38.89%) Finance
5 7 (38.89%) WebSphere Process Server
6 6 (33.33%) Migration
6 6 (33.33%) CA Wily
6 6 (33.33%) CICS
6 6 (33.33%) CA
6 6 (33.33%) Introscope
6 6 (33.33%) Solaris
6 6 (33.33%) Windows
6 6 (33.33%) J2EE
6 6 (33.33%) LPAR
7 5 (27.78%) Perl
8 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
8 4 (22.22%) WebLogic Portal
8 4 (22.22%) LDAP
8 4 (22.22%) Oracle
8 4 (22.22%) WebLogic
8 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (16.67%) Retail Banking
9 3 (16.67%) Retail

WebSphere Portal
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 18 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (77.78%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (38.89%) WebSphere Process Server
4 6 (33.33%) CICS
5 4 (22.22%) WebLogic Portal
5 4 (22.22%) WebLogic
6 2 (11.11%) CMS
6 2 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (11.11%) JBoss
6 2 (11.11%) Magnolia
6 2 (11.11%) Liferay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) LDAP
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) DB2
2 2 (11.11%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Introscope
2 2 (11.11%) Maven
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (44.44%) Banking
2 7 (38.89%) Finance
3 3 (16.67%) Retail Banking
3 3 (16.67%) Retail
4 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) WebSphere Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Administrator
2 5 (27.78%) WebSphere Administrator
3 4 (22.22%) Server Administrator
3 4 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
4 3 (16.67%) Server Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Server Specialist
5 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Specialist
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Server Specialist
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) CMS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) J2EE
2 2 (11.11%) Spring
2 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
2 2 (11.11%) JSR 170
2 2 (11.11%) WebCenter
2 2 (11.11%) OSGi
2 2 (11.11%) Backbone.js
2 2 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Sling
2 2 (11.11%) Apache Felix
2 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (11.11%) JSP
2 2 (11.11%) Servlets
2 2 (11.11%) JMX
2 2 (11.11%) Apache CXF
2 2 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) LPAR
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) UNIX
1 8 (44.44%) AIX
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) zOS
3 6 (33.33%) Solaris
3 6 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (16.67%) Content Management
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.11%) Web Development
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Jython
2 8 (44.44%) Java
3 5 (27.78%) Perl
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) CA
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) FatWire
3 2 (11.11%) IBM
3 2 (11.11%) Adobe