The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DataPower in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataPower over the 3 months to 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 47 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DataPower 2 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.46% - 1.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.40% - 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate
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- - £327
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £495 £445
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +11.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 Lancashire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
143 55 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 32.57% 24.02% 23.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 22 55
Average daily rate £360 £300 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £183 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £350 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 7
Average hourly rate £34.00 £12.00 £31.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+183.33% -61.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.13 £10.00 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.00 £14.00 £42.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -32.69%

DataPower
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

DataPower Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

DataPower
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

DataPower Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

DataPower
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Siebel
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Informatica
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Axway
1 2 (100.00%) Software Packaging
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (100.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) Siebel
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Informatica
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Axway