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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataPower over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank - - 137
Contract jobs citing DataPower 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.062%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
-11.05% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
1145 1376 995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.30% 30.67% 30.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 704 834 553
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £253 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £536 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 62 60
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.71 £42.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.88%

DataPower
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing DataPower as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DataPower also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for DataPower.

1 3 (60.00%) Middleware
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) XenServer
2 2 (40.00%) PaaS
2 2 (40.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) F5
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) OpenShift
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) BPEL
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) XSD
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) AIX
2 2 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) API Design
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) OpenShift
1 2 (40.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) AIX Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Integration Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) Unix Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) AIX
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) API Design
1 2 (40.00%) BPEL
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) High Availability
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) F5
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) IBM