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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 122 132 123
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Contract jobs citing DataPower 12 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.46% 0.25% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.32% 0.86% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Median daily rate £420 £453 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.33% +9.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
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
908 926 775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 34.99% 29.14% 28.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 431 422
Median daily rate £344 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.10% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £465 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 35 21
Median hourly rate £42.00 £21.50 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.34% -18.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £65.00 £47.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

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 23 July 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 +11 8 £420 -
West Dunbartonshire - 3 £420 -
Edinburgh -7 1 £430 -5.23%
DataPower
UK

DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 18 (90.00%) IBM
2 16 (80.00%) Unix
3 14 (70.00%) HTTP
4 13 (65.00%) Java
4 13 (65.00%) Shell Script
4 13 (65.00%) WebSphere
5 12 (60.00%) HTTPS
6 11 (55.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 10 (50.00%) SSL
7 10 (50.00%) WebSphere Portal
7 10 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
8 8 (40.00%) Finance
9 7 (35.00%) Information Security
10 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (30.00%) J2EE
10 6 (30.00%) AIX
10 6 (30.00%) Solaris
10 6 (30.00%) Linux
11 5 (25.00%) LDAP
11 5 (25.00%) CA
11 5 (25.00%) Tivoli
11 5 (25.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 5 (25.00%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
11 5 (25.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
11 5 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
12 4 (20.00%) Banking
12 4 (20.00%) Middleware
13 3 (15.00%) Remedy
13 3 (15.00%) MQSeries
13 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development

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 13 (65.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (55.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 10 (50.00%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (15.00%) IBM Transformation Extender
4 3 (15.00%) MQSeries
5 2 (10.00%) JBoss
6 1 (5.00%) Apache
6 1 (5.00%) IIS
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 14 (70.00%) HTTP
2 12 (60.00%) HTTPS
3 10 (50.00%) SSL
4 5 (25.00%) LDAP
5 3 (15.00%) FTP
5 3 (15.00%) WinSCP
6 2 (10.00%) Internet
7 1 (5.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (15.00%) XMLSpy
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) WebSphere Specialist
2 4 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
2 4 (20.00%) Support Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Server Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Tivoli Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Server Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Tivoli Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Identity Management Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) J2EE
2 5 (25.00%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
3 4 (20.00%) Middleware
4 3 (15.00%) EDI
4 3 (15.00%) JMS
4 3 (15.00%) JSON
4 3 (15.00%) REST
4 3 (15.00%) SOAP
4 3 (15.00%) Web Services
4 3 (15.00%) WSDL
4 3 (15.00%) XML
4 3 (15.00%) XSD
4 3 (15.00%) XSL
4 3 (15.00%) XSLT
5 1 (5.00%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Unix
2 6 (30.00%) AIX
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Information Security
2 5 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.00%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (15.00%) EAI
3 3 (15.00%) SOA
4 1 (5.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) Java
1 13 (65.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) IBM Certification
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) HL7
1 3 (15.00%) SEPA
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Tivoli
1 5 (25.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 3 (15.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) IBM
2 5 (25.00%) CA
3 3 (15.00%) HP
3 3 (15.00%) Remedy
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle