The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term DataPower in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataPower over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Edinburgh region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 84 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DataPower 2 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.15% - 1.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.87% - 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £563 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £420 £390
% change year-on-year
+13.09% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
231 125 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 17.34% 16.53% 13.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 55 81
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £12.42 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.28% -61.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
DataPower
Scotland

DataPower
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

DataPower Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

DataPower
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

DataPower Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (80.00%) IBM
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XSD
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
3 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (20.00%) TeamSite
3 1 (20.00%) DataStage
3 1 (20.00%) Intranet
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (20.00%) TeamSite
2 1 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) Intranet
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (20.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) DataStage
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XSD
1 1 (20.00%) XSLT
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 1 (20.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) AIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco