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 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 106 127 120
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -7
Contract jobs citing DataPower 17 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.77% 0.50% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.14% 1.64% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 5
Median daily rate £425 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -
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
794 976 774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 36.14% 30.23% 27.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 470 427
Median daily rate £345 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.47% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £225 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 32 24
Median hourly rate £40.00 £18.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.21% +17.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £12.35 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £47.36 £38.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%

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 25 September 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 +15 7 £425 -8.10%
West Dunbartonshire -1 7 £420 -
Edinburgh +5 3 £430 -13.01%
DataPower
UK

DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 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 Scotland region with a requirement for DataPower.

1 28 (100.00%) IBM
2 22 (78.57%) Unix
2 22 (78.57%) Shell Script
3 19 (67.86%) SSL
4 17 (60.71%) HTTPS
4 17 (60.71%) WebSphere
5 16 (57.14%) Finance
6 13 (46.43%) Java
7 12 (42.86%) J2EE
7 12 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
7 12 (42.86%) CA
7 12 (42.86%) LDAP
7 12 (42.86%) HTTP
7 12 (42.86%) IBM HTTP Server
7 12 (42.86%) Information Security
7 12 (42.86%) Tivoli
7 12 (42.86%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 12 (42.86%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 12 (42.86%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
7 12 (42.86%) Identity Access Management
8 11 (39.29%) WebSphere Portal
9 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (32.14%) Linux
10 7 (25.00%) AIX
11 6 (21.43%) Solaris
11 6 (21.43%) Identity Management
11 6 (21.43%) Banking
12 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (14.29%) JBoss
12 4 (14.29%) Internet

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 17 (60.71%) WebSphere
2 12 (42.86%) IBM HTTP Server
2 12 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (39.29%) WebSphere Portal
4 4 (14.29%) JBoss
5 2 (7.14%) Apache
6 1 (3.57%) CMS
6 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (3.57%) IIS
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 19 (67.86%) SSL
2 17 (60.71%) HTTPS
3 12 (42.86%) HTTP
3 12 (42.86%) LDAP
4 4 (14.29%) Internet
5 2 (7.14%) DNS
6 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) Artifactory
2 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.57%) Gradle
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Maven
2 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (57.14%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Identity Management Specialist
1 6 (21.43%) Technical Specialist
1 6 (21.43%) Tivoli Specialist
1 6 (21.43%) WebSphere Specialist
2 3 (10.71%) Applications Specialist
2 3 (10.71%) Consultant
2 3 (10.71%) Server Specialist
2 3 (10.71%) Support Specialist
2 3 (10.71%) Tivoli Consultant
2 3 (10.71%) WebSphere Server Specialist
2 3 (10.71%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
3 2 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Administrator
4 1 (3.57%) Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Environment Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) J2EE
1 12 (42.86%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
2 2 (7.14%) Web Services
2 2 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.57%) JSON
3 1 (3.57%) Middleware
3 1 (3.57%) REST
3 1 (3.57%) RESTful
3 1 (3.57%) Spring
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (3.57%) WSDL
3 1 (3.57%) XSD
3 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Unix
2 9 (32.14%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (25.00%) AIX
4 6 (21.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Identity Access Management
1 12 (42.86%) Information Security
2 6 (21.43%) Identity Management
3 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (7.14%) ITIL
3 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.57%) Content Management
4 1 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (3.57%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.57%) Microservices
4 1 (3.57%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) Shell Script
2 13 (46.43%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.57%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) IBM Certification
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (3.57%) zsh
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) Tivoli
1 12 (42.86%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (3.57%) Kibana
2 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) IBM
2 12 (42.86%) CA
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle
4 2 (7.14%) Red Hat