The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Portal Developer
Rank 563 537 562
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +25
Contract jobs requiring a Portal Developer 27 33 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.065% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.070% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 15
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £353 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £448 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £390 £451
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -13.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50543 47172 53524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.54% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30720 27585 29825
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2000 2142 2717
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Portal Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Portal Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 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 24 July 2014. 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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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
England -7 24 £400 - 1
East of England - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -

Portal Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 31 (60.78%) Java
2 21 (41.18%) Web Services
3 19 (37.25%) Spring
4 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 18 (35.29%) HTML
4 18 (35.29%) Oracle
5 17 (33.33%) CSS
6 16 (31.37%) JSP
7 15 (29.41%) Ajax
7 15 (29.41%) WebCenter
8 14 (27.45%) WebSphere Portal
8 14 (27.45%) WebSphere
9 13 (25.49%) J2EE
9 13 (25.49%) Mainframe
9 13 (25.49%) IBM
10 12 (23.53%) SOA
11 11 (21.57%) Finance
11 11 (21.57%) JSR 168
11 11 (21.57%) SOAP
12 10 (19.61%) XML
12 10 (19.61%) JUnit
12 10 (19.61%) jQuery
13 8 (15.69%) JSR 286
13 8 (15.69%) CMS
13 8 (15.69%) JSF
14 7 (13.73%) Scrum
14 7 (13.73%) Back Office
14 7 (13.73%) MVC
15 6 (11.76%) Front Office
15 6 (11.76%) SQL

Portal Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 14 (27.45%) WebSphere Portal
1 14 (27.45%) WebSphere
2 8 (15.69%) CMS
3 4 (7.84%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.84%) Apache Solr
4 3 (5.88%) Liferay
4 3 (5.88%) Apache
5 2 (3.92%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.92%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.92%) Moodle
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.96%) SAP Portal
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
1 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
1 4 (7.84%) MySQL
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) DB2
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.92%) JasperReports
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) JUnit
2 5 (9.80%) Subversion
3 4 (7.84%) Ant
3 4 (7.84%) Maven
4 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.88%) Selenium
5 2 (3.92%) Hudson
5 2 (3.92%) Mockito
5 2 (3.92%) Apache Ivy
5 2 (3.92%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.92%) IntelliJ
5 2 (3.92%) JIRA
6 1 (1.96%) EasyMock
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Back Office
3 6 (11.76%) Front Office
4 2 (3.92%) Marketing
4 2 (3.92%) Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Publishing
5 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (41.18%) Web Services
2 19 (37.25%) Spring
3 18 (35.29%) HTML
4 17 (33.33%) CSS
5 16 (31.37%) JSP
6 15 (29.41%) Ajax
6 15 (29.41%) WebCenter
7 13 (25.49%) J2EE
8 11 (21.57%) JSR 168
8 11 (21.57%) SOAP
9 10 (19.61%) XML
9 10 (19.61%) jQuery
10 8 (15.69%) JSR 286
10 8 (15.69%) JSF
11 6 (11.76%) DOM
11 6 (11.76%) Struts
12 5 (9.80%) Hibernate
12 5 (9.80%) Spring MVC
12 5 (9.80%) CSS3
13 4 (7.84%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Mainframe
2 4 (7.84%) Open Source
3 1 (1.96%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.96%) Social Media
3 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) UNIX
2 2 (3.92%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) SOA
2 7 (13.73%) Scrum
2 7 (13.73%) MVC
3 6 (11.76%) Content Management
4 5 (9.80%) TDD
5 4 (7.84%) CRM
6 3 (5.88%) Web Development
6 3 (5.88%) Unit Testing
6 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.88%) BDD
7 2 (3.92%) Waterfall
7 2 (3.92%) OO
7 2 (3.92%) Multithreading
7 2 (3.92%) Performance Testing
8 1 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.96%) ETL
8 1 (1.96%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.96%) UML
Programming Languages
1 31 (60.78%) Java
2 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.76%) SQL
4 5 (9.80%) C#
5 3 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) IBM Certification
1 2 (3.92%) IBM WebSphere Certification
1 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) OpenSSO
1 2 (3.92%) Control-M
2 1 (1.96%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) Oracle
2 13 (25.49%) IBM
3 2 (3.92%) Sybase
3 2 (3.92%) JBoss
3 2 (3.92%) Reuters
3 2 (3.92%) Bloomberg
3 2 (3.92%) Sun
3 2 (3.92%) BEA
4 1 (1.96%) SAP
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