The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DataPower in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 61 69 64
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing DataPower 5 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.75% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.55% 0.81% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
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
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
196 248 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 29.56% 28.02% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 116 109
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 17 1
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +61.29%
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 Glasgow

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

DataPower Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

DataPower
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

DataPower Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 19 (79.17%) IBM
2 17 (70.83%) Unix
3 14 (58.33%) Java
3 14 (58.33%) HTTPS
4 12 (50.00%) SOAP
4 12 (50.00%) Web Services
5 11 (45.83%) XML
5 11 (45.83%) SOA
5 11 (45.83%) REST
6 10 (41.67%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 10 (41.67%) HTTP
7 9 (37.50%) XSLT
7 9 (37.50%) ClearCase
7 9 (37.50%) SQL
7 9 (37.50%) J2EE
7 9 (37.50%) HP
7 9 (37.50%) XMLSpy
7 9 (37.50%) Middleware
7 9 (37.50%) Remedy
7 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
7 9 (37.50%) SWIFT
7 9 (37.50%) WinSCP
7 9 (37.50%) FTP
7 9 (37.50%) JSON
7 9 (37.50%) Defect Tracking
7 9 (37.50%) SEPA
8 8 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
8 8 (33.33%) WebSphere
8 8 (33.33%) HL7

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 10 (41.67%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 8 (33.33%) MQSeries
2 8 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 6 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (4.17%) Apache
4 1 (4.17%) CICS
4 1 (4.17%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) HTTPS
2 10 (41.67%) HTTP
3 9 (37.50%) FTP
3 9 (37.50%) WinSCP
4 8 (33.33%) LDAP
5 5 (20.83%) SSL
6 3 (12.50%) Internet
7 1 (4.17%) DNS
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) ClearCase
1 9 (37.50%) XMLSpy
2 3 (12.50%) Bitbucket
2 3 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) Gradle
2 3 (12.50%) JUnit
2 3 (12.50%) Maven
2 3 (12.50%) Mockito
2 3 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (12.50%) Identity Management Specialist
2 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Tivoli Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Tivoli Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
4 1 (4.17%) Applications Support Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Designer
4 1 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Support Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) SOAP
1 12 (50.00%) Web Services
2 11 (45.83%) REST
2 11 (45.83%) XML
3 9 (37.50%) J2EE
3 9 (37.50%) JSON
3 9 (37.50%) Middleware
3 9 (37.50%) XSLT
4 8 (33.33%) EDI
4 8 (33.33%) JMS
4 8 (33.33%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
4 8 (33.33%) WSDL
4 8 (33.33%) XSD
4 8 (33.33%) XSL
5 3 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (12.50%) Apache Camel
5 3 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 3 (12.50%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (12.50%) JAX-RS
5 3 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) SWIFT
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Unix
2 1 (4.17%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) SOA
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Defect Tracking
3 8 (33.33%) EAI
3 8 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
4 5 (20.83%) Information Security
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.50%) Microservices
5 3 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (12.50%) TDD
5 3 (12.50%) UML
6 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 2 (8.33%) Migration
7 1 (4.17%) Identity Management
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL
7 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.17%) C
4 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) SEPA
2 8 (33.33%) HL7
3 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 3 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 8 (33.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) IBM
2 9 (37.50%) HP
2 9 (37.50%) Remedy
3 8 (33.33%) CA
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat