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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 81 115 113
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -2
Contract jobs citing DataPower 45 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.70% 0.24% 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.45% 0.79% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 2 13
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£463 £500 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £500 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £478 £475 £465
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +2.15%
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
825 758 702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.24% 30.79% 27.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 397 332
Average daily rate £410 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.22% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £501 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 16 33
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.75 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -5.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.10 £11.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £44.50 £28.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.32 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +14.28%

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 1 September 2015. 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 +31 45 £463 - 2
DataPower
South East

DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 61 (98.39%) IBM
2 43 (69.35%) WebSphere
3 37 (59.68%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (59.68%) WebSphere MQ
3 37 (59.68%) DB2
4 30 (48.39%) Ab Initio
4 30 (48.39%) JMS
4 30 (48.39%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (38.71%) AIX
5 24 (38.71%) Solaris
6 23 (37.10%) HTTP
7 19 (30.65%) Finance
7 19 (30.65%) High Availability
8 17 (27.42%) Shell Script
8 17 (27.42%) Middleware
8 17 (27.42%) UNIX
9 16 (25.81%) SOAP
10 15 (24.19%) Linux
10 15 (24.19%) Windows
10 15 (24.19%) Configuration Management
10 15 (24.19%) IBM Certification
10 15 (24.19%) Big Data
10 15 (24.19%) Low Latency
10 15 (24.19%) Clustering
11 13 (20.97%) ETL
11 13 (20.97%) WebSphere Application Server
12 12 (19.35%) SSL
12 12 (19.35%) Management Information System
13 11 (17.74%) TCP/IP
13 11 (17.74%) WSDL

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 43 (69.35%) WebSphere
2 13 (20.97%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 23 (37.10%) HTTP
2 12 (19.35%) SSL
3 11 (17.74%) TCP/IP
4 5 (8.06%) SSH
4 5 (8.06%) FTP
5 4 (6.45%) LDAP
5 4 (6.45%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (59.68%) DB2
2 15 (24.19%) Big Data
3 8 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
General
1 19 (30.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (54.84%) Developer
2 17 (27.42%) Ab Initio Developer
3 13 (20.97%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
3 13 (20.97%) Senior Developer
3 13 (20.97%) Team Leader
4 11 (17.74%) Development Team Leader
5 5 (8.06%) Consultant
6 4 (6.45%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) WebSphere Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (1.61%) Software Developer
8 1 (1.61%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (59.68%) WebSphere MQ
2 30 (48.39%) JMS
3 17 (27.42%) Middleware
4 16 (25.81%) SOAP
5 11 (17.74%) WSDL
5 11 (17.74%) XML
6 8 (12.90%) Web Services
6 8 (12.90%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 4 (6.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 30 (48.39%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (24.19%) Clustering
3 12 (19.35%) Management Information System
4 7 (11.29%) Cryptography
5 6 (9.68%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.61%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 24 (38.71%) AIX
1 24 (38.71%) Solaris
2 17 (27.42%) UNIX
3 15 (24.19%) Windows
3 15 (24.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (59.68%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (30.65%) High Availability
3 15 (24.19%) Low Latency
3 15 (24.19%) Configuration Management
4 13 (20.97%) ETL
5 8 (12.90%) Resource Management
6 7 (11.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (9.68%) Unit Testing
7 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (8.06%) Migration
9 4 (6.45%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.61%) E-Commerce
10 1 (1.61%) Project Management
10 1 (1.61%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (27.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) IBM Certification
2 5 (8.06%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 61 (98.39%) IBM
2 30 (48.39%) Ab Initio
3 5 (8.06%) CA
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
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