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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 390 404 402
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Contract jobs citing DataPower 19 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.078% 0.079% 0.054%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.24% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 5
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£513 £460 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.41% +41.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £660 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £460 £470 £480
% change year-on-year
-2.12% -2.08%
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
7417 8177 8232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.55% 32.44% 31.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4918 5623 5610
Average daily rate £450 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £640 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 173 219
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £22.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -10.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.02 £13.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £46.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +26 1 - -
DataPower
England

DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 19 (63.33%) IBM
2 16 (53.33%) WebSphere
3 14 (46.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 12 (40.00%) AIX
4 12 (40.00%) Linux
5 11 (36.67%) webMethods
5 11 (36.67%) Software AG
6 10 (33.33%) Python
6 10 (33.33%) SSL
6 10 (33.33%) Bash Shell
7 7 (23.33%) XML
8 6 (20.00%) Finance
9 4 (13.33%) Middleware
9 4 (13.33%) XSLT
9 4 (13.33%) Oracle
9 4 (13.33%) SOAP
10 3 (10.00%) Migration
10 3 (10.00%) DB2
10 3 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (10.00%) UNIX
10 3 (10.00%) SOA
10 3 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
10 3 (10.00%) Banking
10 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
11 2 (6.67%) Retail
11 2 (6.67%) IBM InfoSphere
11 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (6.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
11 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 16 (53.33%) WebSphere
2 3 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.33%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (3.33%) Tuxedo
3 1 (3.33%) TeamSite
3 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
1 1 (3.33%) PaaS
1 1 (3.33%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) Wireless
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) DB2
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.67%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.33%) Legal
4 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (13.33%) Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Designer
3 3 (10.00%) webMethods Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Integration Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) WebSphere Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Designer
5 1 (3.33%) Web Designer
5 1 (3.33%) Ab Initio Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Data Migration Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Integration Architect
5 1 (3.33%) SOA Designer
5 1 (3.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (3.33%) webMethods Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (23.33%) XML
3 4 (13.33%) Middleware
3 4 (13.33%) XSLT
3 4 (13.33%) SOAP
4 2 (6.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (3.33%) BAPI
5 1 (3.33%) J2EE
5 1 (3.33%) Web Services
5 1 (3.33%) XSD
5 1 (3.33%) JMS
5 1 (3.33%) WSDL
5 1 (3.33%) REST
5 1 (3.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) HACMP
1 1 (3.33%) NHS
1 1 (3.33%) Firmware
1 1 (3.33%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) AIX
1 12 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (10.00%) UNIX
3 2 (6.67%) Solaris
4 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.00%) Migration
1 3 (10.00%) SOA
2 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (3.33%) Scrum
3 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.33%) UML
3 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (3.33%) Change Control
3 1 (3.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (3.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) Python
1 10 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.67%) C
2 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) Jython
3 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.33%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) Perl
3 1 (3.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) ISA Server
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Tivoli
1 2 (6.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) IBM
2 11 (36.67%) webMethods
2 11 (36.67%) Software AG
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Ab Initio
4 1 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (3.33%) Remedy
4 1 (3.33%) BMC
4 1 (3.33%) Cerner
4 1 (3.33%) NetApp
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) EMC
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix
4 1 (3.33%) LogLogic