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 27 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Portal
Rank 119 132 132
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Portal 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.23% 0.063% 0.037%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.11% 0.47% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £410 £420 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +35.71%
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
450 429 566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.38% 13.46% 20.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 206 312
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £206 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 13
Median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +108.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.38 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

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
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Glasgow +15 3 - -
West Dunbartonshire -6 2 £410 -2.38%
WebSphere Portal
UK

WebSphere Portal
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 15 (100.00%) IBM
1 15 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (93.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (73.33%) Java
3 11 (73.33%) Unix
3 11 (73.33%) HTTP
3 11 (73.33%) Shell Script
3 11 (73.33%) IBM HTTP Server
3 11 (73.33%) DataPower
4 8 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (53.33%) Linux
5 7 (46.67%) J2EE
5 7 (46.67%) HTTPS
5 7 (46.67%) SSL
5 7 (46.67%) Information Security
6 6 (40.00%) AIX
6 6 (40.00%) Solaris
7 4 (26.67%) Banking
7 4 (26.67%) JBoss
7 4 (26.67%) Web Services
7 4 (26.67%) Middleware
7 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (20.00%) Server Building
8 3 (20.00%) Finance
8 3 (20.00%) Clustering
8 3 (20.00%) Internet
9 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
9 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (6.67%) People Management

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 15 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (93.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (73.33%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (26.67%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) HTTP
2 7 (46.67%) HTTPS
2 7 (46.67%) SSL
3 3 (20.00%) Internet
General
1 4 (26.67%) Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) WebSphere Specialist
2 5 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
3 4 (26.67%) Administrator
3 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Administrator
4 3 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
4 3 (20.00%) Server Specialist
4 3 (20.00%) Support Specialist
4 3 (20.00%) WebSphere Server Specialist
4 3 (20.00%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Portal Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) J2EE
2 4 (26.67%) Middleware
2 4 (26.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) DataPower
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Clustering
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Unix
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (40.00%) AIX
3 6 (40.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Information Security
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (20.00%) Server Building
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) People Management
4 1 (6.67%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) Java
1 11 (73.33%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat