The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DataPower in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataPower over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 528 519 550
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +31
Contract jobs citing DataPower 55 46 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.096% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.36% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 32 8
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£475 £460 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.26% +41.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £414 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £595 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £465 £403
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +15.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DataPower
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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 England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13306 12787 13590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.00% 26.57% 25.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 8068 8002 8055
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 587 545 721
Average hourly rate £18.25 £19.50 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.41% -24.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £12.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £44.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

DataPower
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

DataPower Jobs Demand Trend in England

DataPower
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

DataPower Daily Rate Trend in England

DataPower
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DataPower across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

DataPower Daily Rate Histogram in England

DataPower
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DataPower across the England region.

DataPower Hourly Rate Trend in England

DataPower
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataPower within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
London +20 20 £513 +11.41%
South East -25 9 £500 +6.38%
East Midlands +3 8 £450 -12.19%
Yorkshire +2 4 £475 +11.76%
North West - - - -
East of England - - - -
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DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 64 (72.73%) IBM
2 57 (64.77%) WebSphere
3 50 (56.82%) WebSphere MQ
4 32 (36.36%) SOA
5 29 (32.95%) Linux
5 29 (32.95%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 24 (27.27%) AIX
7 23 (26.14%) UNIX
7 23 (26.14%) Windows
8 19 (21.59%) Middleware
9 18 (20.45%) Finance
10 17 (19.32%) webMethods
11 14 (15.91%) Software AG
11 14 (15.91%) SAP
11 14 (15.91%) SOAP
12 13 (14.77%) SSL
13 12 (13.64%) Python
13 12 (13.64%) XML
13 12 (13.64%) Oracle
13 12 (13.64%) Bash Shell
14 11 (12.50%) Solaris
14 11 (12.50%) Microsoft
15 10 (11.36%) Shell Script
16 9 (10.23%) zOS
16 9 (10.23%) HTTP
16 9 (10.23%) Java
16 9 (10.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 8 (9.09%) DB2
17 8 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
17 8 (9.09%) UML

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 57 (64.77%) WebSphere
2 8 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (4.55%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.55%) Apache
4 3 (3.41%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.41%) IIS
5 2 (2.27%) CMS
5 2 (2.27%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (2.27%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (1.14%) Tuxedo
6 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.14%) TeamSite
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.27%) MS Office
3 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) IBM SmartCloud
2 2 (2.27%) PaaS
3 1 (1.14%) IaaS
3 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.77%) SSL
2 9 (10.23%) HTTP
3 5 (5.68%) FTP
4 4 (4.55%) Firewall
5 3 (3.41%) ATM
6 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.27%) DMZ
6 2 (2.27%) Internet
7 1 (1.14%) LDAP
7 1 (1.14%) Wireless
7 1 (1.14%) SSH
7 1 (1.14%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.09%) DB2
2 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (2.27%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.14%) SQLPlus
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (1.14%) Big Data
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) SoapUI
2 2 (2.27%) VisualVM
3 1 (1.14%) Ant
3 1 (1.14%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.14%) JDeveloper
General
1 18 (20.45%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Banking
3 3 (3.41%) Retail
3 3 (3.41%) Advertising
4 2 (2.27%) Automotive
4 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.14%) Legal
5 1 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.14%) Publishing
5 1 (1.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (31.82%) Architect
2 19 (21.59%) Developer
3 18 (20.45%) Integration Architect
4 13 (14.77%) Consultant
5 6 (6.82%) WebSphere Developer
5 6 (6.82%) Designer
6 5 (5.68%) Integration Consultant
7 4 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (3.41%) WebSphere Architect
8 3 (3.41%) WebSphere Consultant
8 3 (3.41%) webMethods Developer
9 2 (2.27%) Integration Engineer
9 2 (2.27%) Infrastructure Designer
9 2 (2.27%) Ab Initio Developer
9 2 (2.27%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (2.27%) Administrator
9 2 (2.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.27%) Analyst
9 2 (2.27%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (56.82%) WebSphere MQ
2 29 (32.95%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 19 (21.59%) Middleware
4 14 (15.91%) SOAP
5 12 (13.64%) XML
6 5 (5.68%) XSD
6 5 (5.68%) XSLT
6 5 (5.68%) WSDL
7 4 (4.55%) EDI
7 4 (4.55%) Web Services
7 4 (4.55%) REST
8 3 (3.41%) JMS
9 2 (2.27%) HTML
9 2 (2.27%) .NET
9 2 (2.27%) J2EE
9 2 (2.27%) COM+
9 2 (2.27%) BAPI
10 1 (1.14%) Spring
10 1 (1.14%) JSF
10 1 (1.14%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.95%) Clustering
2 5 (5.68%) AS400
3 4 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.27%) Firmware
5 2 (2.27%) HACMP
6 1 (1.14%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.14%) NHS
6 1 (1.14%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.14%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 29 (32.95%) Linux
2 24 (27.27%) AIX
3 23 (26.14%) UNIX
3 23 (26.14%) Windows
4 11 (12.50%) Solaris
5 9 (10.23%) zOS
5 9 (10.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.14%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (36.36%) SOA
2 8 (9.09%) UML
2 8 (9.09%) Migration
3 6 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (6.82%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (5.68%) TOGAF
4 5 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (4.55%) EAI
5 4 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 4 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 4 (4.55%) High Availability
5 4 (4.55%) Performance Management
6 3 (3.41%) ERP
7 2 (2.27%) ITIL
7 2 (2.27%) RAD
7 2 (2.27%) B2B
7 2 (2.27%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.27%) Data Management
7 2 (2.27%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.64%) Python
1 12 (13.64%) Bash Shell
2 10 (11.36%) Shell Script
3 9 (10.23%) Java
4 4 (4.55%) SQL
5 2 (2.27%) ActionScript
5 2 (2.27%) Perl
5 2 (2.27%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.27%) Jython
5 2 (2.27%) Korn
5 2 (2.27%) C
5 2 (2.27%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (1.14%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 1 (1.14%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (4.55%) IBM Certification
2 3 (3.41%) Degree
3 2 (2.27%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.27%) MBA
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) Tivoli
1 2 (2.27%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 2 (2.27%) CA LISA
1 2 (2.27%) Opsview
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 64 (72.73%) IBM
2 17 (19.32%) webMethods
3 14 (15.91%) Software AG
3 14 (15.91%) SAP
4 12 (13.64%) Oracle
5 11 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 8 (9.09%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.41%) JBoss
8 2 (2.27%) Citrix
8 2 (2.27%) BMC
8 2 (2.27%) Remedy
8 2 (2.27%) Ab Initio
8 2 (2.27%) Splunk
8 2 (2.27%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.27%) Green Hat
9 1 (1.14%) LogLogic
9 1 (1.14%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.14%) VMware
9 1 (1.14%) NetSuite
9 1 (1.14%) F5