The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term DataPower in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataPower over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Manchester region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 84 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DataPower 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.071% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £420 £390
% change year-on-year
+22.02% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
278 263 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 19.73% 26.78% 23.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 120 132
Average daily rate £325 £323 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 23 22
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.42 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.02% -22.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.95 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.39 £61.00 £45.06
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
DataPower
North West

DataPower
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

DataPower Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

DataPower
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

DataPower Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (66.67%) F5
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) DMZ
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) DataStage
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (33.33%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Security Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco