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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataPower over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 132 124 122
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing DataPower 5 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.18% 0.080%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.60% 0.67% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £413 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
836 743 735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.77% 27.29% 29.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 435 347
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £470 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 21 28
Average hourly rate £27.44 £25.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.76% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.30 £9.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.40 £21.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £23.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.39% +15.00%

DataPower
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DataPower across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataPower within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -6 3 - - 1
Edinburgh - 2 - -
DataPower
UK

DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing DataPower also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DataPower.

1 9 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (50.00%) IBM
3 5 (41.67%) CA
3 5 (41.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (41.67%) UNIX
3 5 (41.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (33.33%) Tivoli
4 4 (33.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 4 (33.33%) Migration
4 4 (33.33%) LDAP
5 3 (25.00%) HTTPS
5 3 (25.00%) SSL
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Process Server
5 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Portal
6 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (16.67%) Identity Management
6 2 (16.67%) Middleware
6 2 (16.67%) SOA
7 1 (8.33%) C
7 1 (8.33%) Java
7 1 (8.33%) SOAP
7 1 (8.33%) Web Services
7 1 (8.33%) XML
7 1 (8.33%) HP
7 1 (8.33%) CICS
7 1 (8.33%) Veritas
7 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (8.33%) MVS

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing DataPower also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DataPower. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (41.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Process Server
3 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (8.33%) CICS
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) LDAP
2 3 (25.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) DataStage
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Specialist
1 2 (16.67%) Tivoli Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Identity Management Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Identity Management Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Designer
2 1 (8.33%) Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Management Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (16.67%) Middleware
2 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) UNIX
2 1 (8.33%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) SOA
2 2 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) Java
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 4 (33.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) IBM
2 5 (41.67%) CA
3 1 (8.33%) Veritas
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) HP