The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DataPower in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataPower over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 383 385 368
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Contract jobs citing DataPower 20 32 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.088% 0.13% 0.096%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.36% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 26 15
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£463 £600 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.87% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £525 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £495 £450
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DataPower
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7959 8860 7699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.97% 37.23% 36.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5700 6161 5336
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 159 199
Average hourly rate £17.00 £23.84 £20.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.67% +15.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

DataPower
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

DataPower Jobs Demand Trend in London

DataPower
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

DataPower Daily Rate Trend in London

DataPower
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DataPower across the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

DataPower Daily Rate Histogram in London

DataPower
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataPower within the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
City of London +2 2 £440 -32.30%
DataPower
England

DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 28 (77.78%) WebSphere
2 27 (75.00%) IBM
3 22 (61.11%) WebSphere MQ
4 17 (47.22%) Linux
5 16 (44.44%) AIX
5 16 (44.44%) Software AG
5 16 (44.44%) webMethods
6 15 (41.67%) SSL
6 15 (41.67%) Python
6 15 (41.67%) Bash Shell
7 14 (38.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 11 (30.56%) Retail
9 9 (25.00%) Java
10 7 (19.44%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (19.44%) Windows
10 7 (19.44%) Web Services
10 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (13.89%) Middleware
11 5 (13.89%) DataStage
11 5 (13.89%) SOAP
11 5 (13.89%) Line Management
11 5 (13.89%) Technical Architecture
12 4 (11.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 4 (11.11%) Data Architecture
12 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (11.11%) Validation
12 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (11.11%) RESTful
12 4 (11.11%) Adobe CQ
12 4 (11.11%) UNIX

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 28 (77.78%) WebSphere
2 7 (19.44%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (11.11%) IIS
3 4 (11.11%) Apache
3 4 (11.11%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (5.56%) CMS
4 2 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) SSL
2 4 (11.11%) DNS
3 2 (5.56%) HTTP
3 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) DataStage
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.78%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (2.78%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Introscope
1 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (30.56%) Retail
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Designer
3 6 (16.67%) Architect
4 5 (13.89%) Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) webMethods Developer
5 4 (11.11%) WebSphere Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Integration Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) WebSphere Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Integration Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Web Designer
8 1 (2.78%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (2.78%) Server Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Integration Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Software Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Designer
8 1 (2.78%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (61.11%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (19.44%) Web Services
3 5 (13.89%) Middleware
3 5 (13.89%) SOAP
4 4 (11.11%) RESTful
4 4 (11.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 4 (11.11%) HTML
4 4 (11.11%) .NET
4 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 4 (11.11%) CSS
4 4 (11.11%) JSP
5 3 (8.33%) XML
6 2 (5.56%) J2EE
6 2 (5.56%) JMS
7 1 (2.78%) WSDL
7 1 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (2.78%) SAP PI
7 1 (2.78%) XSD
7 1 (2.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) iPad
3 2 (5.56%) HACMP
4 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (47.22%) Linux
2 16 (44.44%) AIX
3 14 (38.89%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 7 (19.44%) Windows
5 4 (11.11%) UNIX
6 2 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) Technical Architecture
1 5 (13.89%) Line Management
2 4 (11.11%) Data Architecture
2 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 4 (11.11%) SOA
2 4 (11.11%) Validation
2 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (5.56%) Change Control
4 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (2.78%) Data Migration
4 1 (2.78%) TDD
4 1 (2.78%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (2.78%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (2.78%) Scrum
4 1 (2.78%) Migration
4 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.78%) Data Modelling
4 1 (2.78%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) Python
1 15 (41.67%) Bash Shell
2 9 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (5.56%) Jython
4 2 (5.56%) Korn
4 2 (5.56%) Perl
5 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.78%) SQL
5 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
1 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Firmware
1 2 (5.56%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (75.00%) IBM
2 16 (44.44%) Software AG
2 16 (44.44%) webMethods
3 4 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.11%) Adobe
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle
5 2 (5.56%) Remedy
6 1 (2.78%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.78%) SAP
6 1 (2.78%) Cisco
6 1 (2.78%) Citrix