The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Portal skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Portal over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Portal
Rank - 124 120
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal 0 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.27% 0.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.56% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 6
Median daily rate - £450 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £450 £400
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WebSphere Portal
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Application Platforms Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
590 513 487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.77% 17.03% 18.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 267 276
Median daily rate £390 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £213 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £474 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 6
Median hourly rate £36.00 £14.30 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+151.74% -15.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £11.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £25.00 £52.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

WebSphere Portal
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

WebSphere Portal
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

WebSphere Portal Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

WebSphere Portal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for WebSphere Portal.

1 10 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (80.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) Unix
3 6 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (60.00%) DataPower
4 5 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (40.00%) IBM
5 4 (40.00%) J2EE
6 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Process Server
6 3 (30.00%) Spring
6 3 (30.00%) AIX
6 3 (30.00%) Solaris
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) Apache
6 3 (30.00%) zOS
6 3 (30.00%) iPlanet
6 3 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (30.00%) IIS
6 3 (30.00%) HTTP
6 3 (30.00%) HTTPS
6 3 (30.00%) SSL
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) Migration
6 3 (30.00%) Information Security
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) Banking

WebSphere Portal
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 10 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (30.00%) Apache
4 3 (30.00%) IIS
4 3 (30.00%) iPlanet
4 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (10.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) HTTP
1 3 (30.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (30.00%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Ant
1 1 (10.00%) JUnit
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) Portal Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Specialist
2 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Developer
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Portal Developer
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java WebSphere Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Server Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Server Specialist
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) JSP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) J2EE
2 3 (30.00%) Spring
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (10.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) DataPower
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (30.00%) AIX
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Solaris
2 3 (30.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) Information Security
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Content Management
2 1 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) IBM