The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DataPower in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataPower over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 117 120 129
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Contract jobs citing DataPower 6 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.23% 0.32% 0.073%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% 1.10% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 2
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£545 £468 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.57% +3.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DataPower
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
781 726 624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.06% 29.11% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 387 246
Average daily rate £390 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 29 39
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +24.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.95 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £38.50 £48.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.13 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.86% -5.00%

DataPower
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DataPower across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

DataPower Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

DataPower
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

DataPower Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

DataPower
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataPower within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 November 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
Reading +11 3 £450 -0.55%
DataPower
South East

DataPower
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing DataPower 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 DataPower.

1 9 (69.23%) IBM
2 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (53.85%) AIX
3 7 (53.85%) Solaris
3 7 (53.85%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (53.85%) WebSphere
4 6 (46.15%) Ab Initio
4 6 (46.15%) Clustering
4 6 (46.15%) Windows
4 6 (46.15%) Linux
5 5 (38.46%) ETL
5 5 (38.46%) Line Management
6 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) DB2
7 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) Legal
7 3 (23.08%) IBM Certification
7 3 (23.08%) ATM
7 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
7 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
7 3 (23.08%) High Availability
8 2 (15.38%) Degree
8 2 (15.38%) Resource Management
9 1 (7.69%) Big Data
9 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
9 1 (7.69%) UNIX
9 1 (7.69%) Shell Script

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing DataPower 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 DataPower. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (53.85%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) DB2
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Designer
2 3 (23.08%) Development Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Ab Initio Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (46.15%) Clustering
3 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) AIX
1 7 (53.85%) Solaris
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ETL
1 5 (38.46%) Line Management
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
3 3 (23.08%) High Availability
3 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) Resource Management
5 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) IBM Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) IBM
2 6 (46.15%) Ab Initio