The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DataPower in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataPower over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 166 161 139
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -22
Contract jobs citing DataPower 4 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.099% 0.10% 0.032%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.33% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £410 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.10% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £445 £513
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -13.17%
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 North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1270 1200 924
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.57% 30.67% 29.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 779 647 471
Average daily rate £388 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 73 83
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.91 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -5.50%

DataPower
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

DataPower Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

DataPower
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

DataPower Daily Rate Trend in the North West

DataPower
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataPower within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Lancashire +1 2 £410 +13.10%
Manchester - 2 - -
DataPower
England

DataPower
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) XenServer
1 2 (50.00%) PaaS
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
1 2 (50.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) OpenShift
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) BC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (50.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) OpenShift
1 2 (50.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) AIX Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) Unix Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) AIX
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) BC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
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