The table below looks at the statistics for the Portal Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Portal Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portal Developer
Rank 606 603 565
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Portal Developer 20 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.017% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.018% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 12
Average daily rate £500 £450 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £309 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £500 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £294
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +61.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48618 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31219 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Portal Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Portal Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Portal Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Portal Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Portal Developer within the UK.

Portal Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Portal Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Portal Developer within the UK.

Portal Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Portal Developer
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Portal Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 10 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
Scotland +11 16 £500 +11.11%
Edinburgh - 7 £498 -
England -7 4 £413 +1.22% 1
West Lothian - 3 £518 -
Livingston - 3 £518 -
Reading - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 - -
South East - 2 - -
South West +5 1 £413 +30.95%
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £413 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -

Portal Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Portal Developer in their job title 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 with Portal Developer in their job title.

1 19 (70.37%) Java
1 19 (70.37%) Spring
2 17 (62.96%) Migration
3 16 (59.26%) J2EE
4 14 (51.85%) IBM
5 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (25.93%) SOA
6 7 (25.93%) Ant
7 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
7 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (14.81%) WebSphere Portal
8 4 (14.81%) CSS
8 4 (14.81%) JSP
8 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
9 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
9 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
9 3 (11.11%) Content Management
9 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
10 2 (7.41%) CRM
10 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
10 2 (7.41%) JDeveloper
10 2 (7.41%) Firewall
10 2 (7.41%) SSL
10 2 (7.41%) SAML
10 2 (7.41%) Workflow
10 2 (7.41%) Finance
10 2 (7.41%) JUnit
10 2 (7.41%) Windows
10 2 (7.41%) JBoss
10 2 (7.41%) Oracle

Portal Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Portal Developer in their job title 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 with Portal Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
1 4 (14.81%) WebSphere Portal
2 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.41%) CMS
3 2 (7.41%) JBoss
3 2 (7.41%) Liferay
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.70%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Firewall
1 2 (7.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Ant
2 2 (7.41%) JDeveloper
2 2 (7.41%) JUnit
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.70%) Maven
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (70.37%) Spring
2 16 (59.26%) J2EE
3 4 (14.81%) CSS
3 4 (14.81%) JSP
4 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 2 (7.41%) HTML
5 2 (7.41%) JSTL
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle ADF
5 2 (7.41%) SAML
5 2 (7.41%) WebCenter
6 1 (3.70%) .NET
6 1 (3.70%) Dojo
6 1 (3.70%) JAX-WS
6 1 (3.70%) JPA
6 1 (3.70%) jQuery
6 1 (3.70%) RESTful
6 1 (3.70%) Spring MVC
6 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.70%) Web Services
6 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) VLE
2 1 (3.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) Migration
2 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) SOA
4 3 (11.11%) Content Management
5 2 (7.41%) BPEL
5 2 (7.41%) CRM
5 2 (7.41%) Mobile Development
5 2 (7.41%) TDD
5 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Workflow
6 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.70%) MVC
6 1 (3.70%) Open Source
6 1 (3.70%) Pair Programming
6 1 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.70%) SDLC
6 1 (3.70%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) Java
2 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) IBM
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Blackboard
3 1 (3.70%) OpenText
3 1 (3.70%) Vignette
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