The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DataPower in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataPower over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 150 188 199
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +11
Contract jobs citing DataPower 2 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.064% 0.040% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.10% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 6
Average daily rate £563 £420 £638
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.98% -34.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £396 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £444 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £343 £510
% change year-on-year
+25.91% -32.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DataPower
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1257 1951 2283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.07% 38.76% 39.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 964 1522 1651
Average daily rate £500 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 32 36
Average hourly rate £19.99 £17.87 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.89% -10.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.25 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £27.37 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

DataPower
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

DataPower Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

DataPower
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

DataPower Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

DataPower
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) FileNet
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) SUSE
2 1 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (25.00%) Jython
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) SSL

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) FileNet
2 1 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) SUSE
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Jython
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM