The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DataPower in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataPower over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere DataPower
UK / Scotland
Rank 105 107 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing DataPower 2 28 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.12% 1.08% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 3.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 16 0
Median daily rate - £420 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
555 801 717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 33.74% 30.96% 27.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 428 373
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £366
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 18
Median hourly rate £49.00 £41.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.07% +45.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £14.60 £14.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £44.20 £32.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.22% +22.85%

DataPower
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing DataPower as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

DataPower Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

DataPower
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

DataPower Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

DataPower
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataPower within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Dunbartonshire -3 1 - -
Glasgow -12 1 - -
DataPower
UK

DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for DataPower.

1 18 (85.71%) IBM
2 14 (66.67%) Unix
3 13 (61.90%) SSL
3 13 (61.90%) Shell Script
3 13 (61.90%) Finance
4 12 (57.14%) WebSphere
4 12 (57.14%) HTTPS
5 10 (47.62%) CA
5 10 (47.62%) LDAP
5 10 (47.62%) J2EE
5 10 (47.62%) Tivoli
5 10 (47.62%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 10 (47.62%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
5 10 (47.62%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 10 (47.62%) Identity Access Management
6 8 (38.10%) Information Security
7 7 (33.33%) Identity Management
7 7 (33.33%) Java
8 6 (28.57%) Web Services
9 5 (23.81%) XML
9 5 (23.81%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (23.81%) Banking
10 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
11 3 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
11 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (14.29%) REST
11 3 (14.29%) Gradle
11 3 (14.29%) Microservices
11 3 (14.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 12 (57.14%) WebSphere
2 5 (23.81%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (9.52%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (9.52%) JBoss
3 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (4.76%) Apache
4 1 (4.76%) CICS
4 1 (4.76%) CMS
4 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.76%) IBM Transformation Extender
4 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) SSL
2 12 (57.14%) HTTPS
3 10 (47.62%) LDAP
4 3 (14.29%) Internet
5 2 (9.52%) HTTP
6 1 (4.76%) DNS
6 1 (4.76%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 3 (14.29%) Gradle
2 3 (14.29%) Maven
3 2 (9.52%) Bitbucket
3 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 2 (9.52%) JUnit
3 2 (9.52%) Mockito
3 2 (9.52%) Subversion
4 1 (4.76%) Artifactory
4 1 (4.76%) ClearCase
4 1 (4.76%) JIRA
4 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
1 7 (33.33%) Identity Management Specialist
2 4 (19.05%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (19.05%) Tivoli Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Environment Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Identity Management Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Management Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) SOA Developer
5 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) J2EE
1 10 (47.62%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
2 6 (28.57%) Web Services
3 5 (23.81%) XML
4 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 3 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (14.29%) REST
4 3 (14.29%) SOAP
4 3 (14.29%) Spring
5 2 (9.52%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (9.52%) Apache Camel
5 2 (9.52%) JAX-RS
6 1 (4.76%) JSON
6 1 (4.76%) Middleware
6 1 (4.76%) RESTful
6 1 (4.76%) WSDL
6 1 (4.76%) XSD
6 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Unix
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) AIX
3 1 (4.76%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Identity Access Management
2 8 (38.10%) Information Security
3 7 (33.33%) Identity Management
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (14.29%) Microservices
5 3 (14.29%) SOA
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (9.52%) TDD
6 2 (9.52%) UML
7 1 (4.76%) Content Management
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.76%) ITIL
7 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.76%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) Shell Script
2 7 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) Groovy
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 2 (9.52%) Docker
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (4.76%) zsh
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) Tivoli
1 10 (47.62%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (4.76%) Kibana
2 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) IBM
2 10 (47.62%) CA
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle