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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 141 123 128
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Contract jobs citing DataPower 7 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.31% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 1.15% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £425 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +21.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DataPower
UK

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
1024 786 727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.52% 26.74% 27.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 375 400
Median daily rate £355 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £471 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 42 23
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.77% +9.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.19 £12.91 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.60 £55.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.47 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+19.11% -7.65%

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 30 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Glasgow +8 5 - -
Edinburgh -10 1 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £425 -
DataPower
UK

DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Scotland region with a requirement for DataPower.

1 20 (80.00%) Java
1 20 (80.00%) IBM
2 19 (76.00%) Unix
3 15 (60.00%) HTTP
4 14 (56.00%) HTTPS
4 14 (56.00%) Web Services
4 14 (56.00%) WebSphere
5 13 (52.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 11 (44.00%) SOA
6 11 (44.00%) SOAP
6 11 (44.00%) REST
7 9 (36.00%) WebSphere Portal
7 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (36.00%) IBM HTTP Server
7 9 (36.00%) Middleware
8 8 (32.00%) Remedy
8 8 (32.00%) Shell Script
8 8 (32.00%) HP
8 8 (32.00%) XMLSpy
8 8 (32.00%) FTP
8 8 (32.00%) Finance
8 8 (32.00%) MQSeries
8 8 (32.00%) ClearCase
8 8 (32.00%) EDI
8 8 (32.00%) JMS
8 8 (32.00%) EAI
8 8 (32.00%) WSDL
8 8 (32.00%) SQL
8 8 (32.00%) J2EE
8 8 (32.00%) XML

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 14 (56.00%) WebSphere
2 13 (52.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (36.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 9 (36.00%) WebSphere Portal
4 8 (32.00%) MQSeries
4 8 (32.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 4 (16.00%) Apache
5 4 (16.00%) IIS
6 3 (12.00%) iPlanet
6 3 (12.00%) WebSphere Process Server
7 1 (4.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 15 (60.00%) HTTP
2 14 (56.00%) HTTPS
3 8 (32.00%) FTP
3 8 (32.00%) WinSCP
4 6 (24.00%) SSL
5 4 (16.00%) LDAP
6 1 (4.00%) DNS
6 1 (4.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) ClearCase
1 8 (32.00%) XMLSpy
2 3 (12.00%) Bitbucket
2 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.00%) Gradle
2 3 (12.00%) JUnit
2 3 (12.00%) Maven
2 3 (12.00%) Mockito
2 3 (12.00%) Subversion
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Consultant
1 5 (20.00%) WebSphere Specialist
2 4 (16.00%) Applications Specialist
2 4 (16.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Server Specialist
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (12.00%) WebSphere Server Specialist
3 3 (12.00%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Support Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Tivoli Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Support Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Designer
5 1 (4.00%) Identity Management Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Middleware Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) Web Services
2 11 (44.00%) REST
2 11 (44.00%) SOAP
3 9 (36.00%) Middleware
4 8 (32.00%) EDI
4 8 (32.00%) J2EE
4 8 (32.00%) JMS
4 8 (32.00%) JSON
4 8 (32.00%) WSDL
4 8 (32.00%) XML
4 8 (32.00%) XSD
4 8 (32.00%) XSL
4 8 (32.00%) XSLT
5 4 (16.00%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
5 4 (16.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (12.00%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (12.00%) Apache Camel
6 3 (12.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (12.00%) JAX-RS
6 3 (12.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) SWIFT
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Unix
2 5 (20.00%) AIX
2 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Solaris
3 3 (12.00%) zOS
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) SOA
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) Defect Tracking
3 8 (32.00%) EAI
4 5 (20.00%) Information Security
5 4 (16.00%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.00%) Microservices
6 3 (12.00%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (12.00%) TDD
6 3 (12.00%) UML
7 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
7 2 (8.00%) Migration
8 1 (4.00%) ITIL
8 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) Java
2 8 (32.00%) Shell Script
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) HL7
1 8 (32.00%) SEPA
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 3 (12.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (32.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (16.00%) Tivoli
2 4 (16.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) IBM
2 8 (32.00%) HP
2 8 (32.00%) Remedy
3 4 (16.00%) CA
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle