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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 191 207 196
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Contract jobs citing DataPower 5 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.095% 0.048% 0.067%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate
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£434 £478 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.16% -4.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £460 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £496 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £331
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +43.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
1961 2457 2242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.22% 39.28% 37.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1488 1809 1697
Average daily rate £450 £488 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 46 48
Average hourly rate £17.87 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.60% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.88 £14.50 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £42.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

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
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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015, 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 4 (57.14%) IBM
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Statistics
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Introscope
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) SSL
3 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (14.29%) Software AG
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware
3 1 (14.29%) webMethods
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) SAP PI
3 1 (14.29%) Imperva
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Data Services

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Introscope
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) webMethods Developer
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (14.29%) SAP PI
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
1 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Software AG
2 1 (14.29%) webMethods
2 1 (14.29%) Imperva
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
2 1 (14.29%) SAP