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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 106 - 109
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DataPower 24 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.94% - 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.18% - 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 3
Average daily rate £300 - £550
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 - £530
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 - £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £343 £510
% change year-on-year
+27.73% -32.84%
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
754 747 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 29.56% 27.68% 23.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 407 255
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 19
Average hourly rate £39.50 £19.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.89% +22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £13.57 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £31.20 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DataPower across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

DataPower Daily Rate Histogram 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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 - 18 £265 -
Edinburgh - 4 £525 -
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £420 -
DataPower
UK

DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 35 (77.78%) IBM
2 26 (57.78%) Unix
3 22 (48.89%) Java
4 21 (46.67%) WebSphere
5 19 (42.22%) HTTPS
6 17 (37.78%) SOA
6 17 (37.78%) Web Services
7 14 (31.11%) Shell Script
8 13 (28.89%) Finance
8 13 (28.89%) XML
8 13 (28.89%) J2EE
8 13 (28.89%) WebSphere Application Server
8 13 (28.89%) HTTP
8 13 (28.89%) SSL
8 13 (28.89%) HP
9 12 (26.67%) SOAP
10 11 (24.44%) Banking
11 10 (22.22%) REST
11 10 (22.22%) XSLT
11 10 (22.22%) Tivoli
11 10 (22.22%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 10 (22.22%) Middleware
12 9 (20.00%) CA
12 9 (20.00%) LDAP
12 9 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
12 9 (20.00%) Information Security
12 9 (20.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
12 9 (20.00%) WebSphere Portal
12 9 (20.00%) Tivoli Directory Integrator

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 21 (46.67%) WebSphere
2 13 (28.89%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (20.00%) WebSphere Portal
3 9 (20.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 8 (17.78%) IBM HTTP Server
5 7 (15.56%) MQSeries
6 3 (6.67%) Apache
6 3 (6.67%) IIS
6 3 (6.67%) iPlanet
6 3 (6.67%) WebSphere Process Server
7 2 (4.44%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (42.22%) HTTPS
2 13 (28.89%) HTTP
2 13 (28.89%) SSL
3 9 (20.00%) LDAP
4 8 (17.78%) FTP
4 8 (17.78%) WinSCP
5 3 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) ClearCase
1 8 (17.78%) XMLSpy
2 3 (6.67%) Bitbucket
2 3 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.67%) Gradle
2 3 (6.67%) JUnit
2 3 (6.67%) Maven
2 3 (6.67%) Mockito
2 3 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 11 (24.44%) Banking
3 6 (13.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Advertising
4 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (15.56%) Developer
2 6 (13.33%) Consultant
3 5 (11.11%) Tivoli Specialist
4 4 (8.89%) Applications Specialist
4 4 (8.89%) Identity Management Specialist
4 4 (8.89%) Technical Specialist
4 4 (8.89%) WebSphere Specialist
5 3 (6.67%) Designer
5 3 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Server Specialist
5 3 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) WebSphere Server Specialist
5 3 (6.67%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
6 2 (4.44%) Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.44%) Data Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) WebSphere Administrator
7 1 (2.22%) Applications Consultant
7 1 (2.22%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.22%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (37.78%) Web Services
2 13 (28.89%) J2EE
2 13 (28.89%) XML
3 12 (26.67%) SOAP
4 10 (22.22%) Middleware
4 10 (22.22%) REST
4 10 (22.22%) XSLT
5 9 (20.00%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
6 8 (17.78%) JSON
7 7 (15.56%) EDI
7 7 (15.56%) JMS
7 7 (15.56%) WSDL
7 7 (15.56%) XSD
7 7 (15.56%) XSL
8 4 (8.89%) IBM Integration Bus
9 3 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (6.67%) Apache Camel
9 3 (6.67%) Hibernate
9 3 (6.67%) JAX-RS
9 3 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.78%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (57.78%) Unix
2 3 (6.67%) AIX
2 3 (6.67%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) Solaris
2 3 (6.67%) zOS
3 1 (2.22%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) SOA
2 9 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
2 9 (20.00%) Information Security
3 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.78%) Defect Tracking
4 7 (15.56%) EAI
5 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.67%) Microservices
6 3 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (6.67%) TDD
6 3 (6.67%) UML
7 2 (4.44%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.44%) Identity Management
7 2 (4.44%) Migration
8 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.22%) Project Management
8 1 (2.22%) Risk Management
8 1 (2.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (48.89%) Java
2 14 (31.11%) Shell Script
3 8 (17.78%) SQL
4 1 (2.22%) C
4 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) SEPA
2 7 (15.56%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (20.00%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 3 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (22.22%) Tivoli
1 10 (22.22%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 8 (17.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (77.78%) IBM
2 13 (28.89%) HP
3 9 (20.00%) CA
4 8 (17.78%) Remedy
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat