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 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 496 492 554
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +62
Contract jobs citing DataPower 125 107 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.21% 0.076%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.75% 0.66% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 53 23
Average daily rate £450 £450 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £340 £411
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £575 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £513
% change year-on-year
- -12.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DataPower
UK

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
16673 16246 16349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.55% 32.10% 32.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10974 9983 10098
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 531 609 717
Average hourly rate £21.68 £18.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.43% -12.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.60 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £44.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -5.60%

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 50 £450 - 1
South East -13 21 £500 +11.11%
West Midlands -12 13 £450 -21.73%
East Midlands -4 12 - -
East of England +17 10 £500 -
North East -24 10 £320 +20.75%
North West -9 4 £410 +13.10% 1
Yorkshire +3 3 £225 -
South West -3 1 - - 1
Midlands - 1 - -
DataPower
UK

DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 135 (71.43%) IBM
2 105 (55.56%) WebSphere
3 83 (43.92%) Middleware
4 79 (41.80%) Unix
5 63 (33.33%) SOAP
6 60 (31.75%) WebSphere MQ
7 59 (31.22%) Linux
8 55 (29.10%) SSL
9 54 (28.57%) AIX
10 53 (28.04%) Agile Software Development
11 47 (24.87%) Windows
11 47 (24.87%) Web Services
12 44 (23.28%) IBM Integration Bus
13 43 (22.75%) webMethods
13 43 (22.75%) REST
13 43 (22.75%) Analytical Skills
14 41 (21.69%) SQL
15 33 (17.46%) Firewall
15 33 (17.46%) Shell Script
16 32 (16.93%) Oracle
16 32 (16.93%) SOA
17 31 (16.40%) RESTful
18 30 (15.87%) Microsoft
18 30 (15.87%) WebSphere Application Server
18 30 (15.87%) Java
19 28 (14.81%) Bash Shell
20 27 (14.29%) LDAP
21 26 (13.76%) Apache
22 25 (13.23%) DNS
22 25 (13.23%) Team Foundation Server

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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
1 105 (55.56%) WebSphere
2 30 (15.87%) WebSphere Application Server
3 26 (13.76%) Apache
4 17 (8.99%) IIS
5 15 (7.94%) JBoss
5 15 (7.94%) WebLogic
6 14 (7.41%) IBM HTTP Server
7 9 (4.76%) WebSphere Portal
8 7 (3.70%) iPlanet
8 7 (3.70%) Oracle Workflow
9 6 (3.17%) FileNet
9 6 (3.17%) Tomcat
9 6 (3.17%) WebSphere Process Server
10 5 (2.65%) MQSeries
11 4 (2.12%) Confluence
11 4 (2.12%) GlassFish
12 2 (1.06%) OpenStack
12 2 (1.06%) WebLogic Portal
13 1 (0.53%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.53%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 2 (1.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (3.70%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 18 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (3.17%) OpenShift
3 5 (2.65%) IBM SmartCloud
4 2 (1.06%) PaaS
5 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (29.10%) SSL
2 33 (17.46%) Firewall
3 27 (14.29%) LDAP
4 25 (13.23%) DNS
5 21 (11.11%) HTTP
6 18 (9.52%) FTP
7 14 (7.41%) Network Security
7 14 (7.41%) TCP/IP
8 11 (5.82%) SSH
9 9 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (3.17%) HTTPS
11 4 (2.12%) Internet
11 4 (2.12%) SMTP
11 4 (2.12%) VPN
12 3 (1.59%) IPsec
12 3 (1.59%) WinSCP
13 2 (1.06%) Kerberos
14 1 (0.53%) EIGRP
14 1 (0.53%) SNMP
14 1 (0.53%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.23%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (3.17%) Big Data
3 6 (3.17%) DataStage
3 6 (3.17%) DB2
3 6 (3.17%) RDBMS
3 6 (3.17%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.12%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.53%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.53%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (13.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.65%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.65%) SoapUI
2 5 (2.65%) VisualVM
3 4 (2.12%) Introscope
3 4 (2.12%) JIRA
4 3 (1.59%) XMLSpy
5 2 (1.06%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.06%) Maven
General
1 15 (7.94%) Finance
2 5 (2.65%) Retail
3 4 (2.12%) Banking
4 1 (0.53%) Automotive
4 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 54 (28.57%) Developer
2 41 (21.69%) Consultant
3 27 (14.29%) Middleware Consultant
4 22 (11.64%) Middleware Developer
5 19 (10.05%) Architect
6 17 (8.99%) Integration Developer
7 15 (7.94%) Designer
7 15 (7.94%) Integration Specialist
7 15 (7.94%) Middleware Specialist
7 15 (7.94%) webMethods Developer
8 13 (6.88%) Integration Architect
8 13 (6.88%) WebSphere Developer
9 12 (6.35%) WebSphere Consultant
10 11 (5.82%) Administrator
10 11 (5.82%) WebSphere Specialist
11 10 (5.29%) webMethods Specialist
12 9 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
12 9 (4.76%) Security Engineer
13 8 (4.23%) Applications Consultant
14 7 (3.70%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (43.92%) Middleware
2 63 (33.33%) SOAP
3 60 (31.75%) WebSphere MQ
4 47 (24.87%) Web Services
5 44 (23.28%) IBM Integration Bus
6 43 (22.75%) REST
7 31 (16.40%) RESTful
8 24 (12.70%) XML
9 15 (7.94%) XSD
10 12 (6.35%) WSDL
11 10 (5.29%) JMS
12 9 (4.76%) JSON
12 9 (4.76%) XSLT
13 8 (4.23%) Software Packaging
14 7 (3.70%) .NET
15 6 (3.17%) COM+
16 4 (2.12%) HTML
17 3 (1.59%) J2EE
17 3 (1.59%) jQuery
17 3 (1.59%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 43 (22.75%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.70%) Client/Server
3 6 (3.17%) Clustering
3 6 (3.17%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.12%) Cryptography
4 4 (2.12%) Private Cloud
5 3 (1.59%) FMCG
6 2 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.06%) Smart Energy
6 2 (1.06%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.53%) HACMP
7 1 (0.53%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 79 (41.80%) Unix
2 59 (31.22%) Linux
3 54 (28.57%) AIX
4 47 (24.87%) Windows
5 24 (12.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (11.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 18 (9.52%) SUSE
8 16 (8.47%) Oracle Linux
9 9 (4.76%) Solaris
10 7 (3.70%) zOS
11 6 (3.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (28.04%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (16.93%) SOA
3 23 (12.17%) ITIL
4 22 (11.64%) Load Balancing
5 20 (10.58%) Continuous Delivery
6 18 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (8.47%) Migration
8 13 (6.88%) Change Management
9 12 (6.35%) DevOps
10 11 (5.82%) Configuration Management
11 9 (4.76%) Change Control
12 8 (4.23%) Workflow
13 7 (3.70%) OO
14 6 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
14 6 (3.17%) ETL
14 6 (3.17%) Performance Tuning
15 5 (2.65%) Infrastructure Monitoring
15 5 (2.65%) Low Latency
15 5 (2.65%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (21.69%) SQL
2 33 (17.46%) Shell Script
3 30 (15.87%) Java
4 28 (14.81%) Bash Shell
5 22 (11.64%) Perl
6 10 (5.29%) Python
7 7 (3.70%) Jython
8 5 (2.65%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.06%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.06%) VBScript
9 2 (1.06%) XPath
10 1 (0.53%) C
10 1 (0.53%) Groovy
10 1 (0.53%) Korn
10 1 (0.53%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 12 (6.35%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.70%) Degree
4 4 (2.12%) CCSE
5 3 (1.59%) BC Cleared
5 3 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.53%) CCDP
6 1 (0.53%) CCNP
6 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.53%) CISM
6 1 (0.53%) CISSP
6 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.53%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.12%) Docker
3 2 (1.06%) XenServer
4 1 (0.53%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (8.99%) Tivoli
2 15 (7.94%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 9 (4.76%) Puppet
4 7 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (3.17%) Netcool
6 5 (2.65%) CA Single Sign-On
6 5 (2.65%) Nagios
6 5 (2.65%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 5 (2.65%) Opsview
7 2 (1.06%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 1 (0.53%) CA Service Virtualization
8 1 (0.53%) HP UCMDB
8 1 (0.53%) OMEGAMON
8 1 (0.53%) OPNET
8 1 (0.53%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 135 (71.43%) IBM
2 43 (22.75%) webMethods
3 32 (16.93%) Oracle
4 30 (15.87%) Microsoft
5 23 (12.17%) Software AG
6 16 (8.47%) Intel
7 15 (7.94%) Red Hat
8 11 (5.82%) Apigee
9 8 (4.23%) F5
9 8 (4.23%) HP
9 8 (4.23%) Sun
10 7 (3.70%) Axway
10 7 (3.70%) Informatica
10 7 (3.70%) Siebel
11 6 (3.17%) CA
11 6 (3.17%) Splunk
12 5 (2.65%) Ab Initio
12 5 (2.65%) Cisco
13 4 (2.12%) ATG
13 4 (2.12%) IronPort
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