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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataPower over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 157 199 203
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +4
Contract jobs citing DataPower 7 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.054% 0.084%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 0.15% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 3
Median daily rate £438 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
1302 2046 2311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 38.49% 36.94% 38.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1073 1601 1761
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 33 33
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.95 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £57.85 £49.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

DataPower
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing DataPower as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DataPower across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

DataPower Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DataPower also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for DataPower.

1 8 (72.73%) IBM
2 7 (63.64%) Middleware
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) WebSphere
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) AIX
4 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
4 5 (45.45%) DNS
4 5 (45.45%) SSL
4 5 (45.45%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (45.45%) ITIL
4 5 (45.45%) Unix
4 5 (45.45%) SUSE
4 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
4 5 (45.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
5 4 (36.36%) Firewall
5 4 (36.36%) SOA
5 4 (36.36%) Java
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle
5 4 (36.36%) Software AG
5 4 (36.36%) webMethods
6 3 (27.27%) Change Management
6 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (18.18%) Neo4j
7 2 (18.18%) Big Data

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (63.64%) WebSphere
2 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (18.18%) Apache
3 2 (18.18%) Apache Pig
3 2 (18.18%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (9.09%) FileNet
4 1 (9.09%) IIS
4 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
4 1 (9.09%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) DNS
1 5 (45.45%) SSL
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) HTTP
4 1 (9.09%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Hive
1 2 (18.18%) Big Data
1 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
1 2 (18.18%) Neo4j
1 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Introscope
General
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Java Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Middleware Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Java Technical Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Middleware
2 5 (45.45%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (18.18%) Ajax
3 2 (18.18%) Apache Camel
3 2 (18.18%) J2EE
3 2 (18.18%) Java EE
3 2 (18.18%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) OSGi
3 2 (18.18%) RESTful
4 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
4 1 (9.09%) JSP
4 1 (9.09%) React
4 1 (9.09%) Servlets
4 1 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 6 (54.55%) AIX
3 5 (45.45%) SUSE
3 5 (45.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 5 (45.45%) Unix
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (36.36%) Load Balancing
3 4 (36.36%) SOA
4 3 (27.27%) Change Management
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) UML
5 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
6 1 (9.09%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
1 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
2 4 (36.36%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) Groovy
3 2 (18.18%) Jython
3 2 (18.18%) Perl
3 2 (18.18%) Scala
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) Python
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Netcool
1 1 (9.09%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) IBM
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Software AG
2 4 (36.36%) webMethods
3 1 (9.09%) AppDynamics
3 1 (9.09%) ATG