The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DataPower in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataPower over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 21 22 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing DataPower 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 1.05% 1.30% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.94% 6.45% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £575
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
West Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
34 31 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 35.79% 20.13% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 23 26
Average daily rate £450 £385 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.88% -8.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £507
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 - £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -6.25%

DataPower
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

DataPower Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

DataPower
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

DataPower Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

DataPower
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) XPath

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) XPath
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM