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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank - 112 108
Contract jobs citing DataPower 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.59% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £485 £338
% change year-on-year
-32.98% +43.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
652 508 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.34% 22.32% 23.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 244 262
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £231 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 13
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.03 £11.55 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £29.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.38 £18.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.37% -9.37%

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 26 January 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
Edinburgh - - - -
Glasgow - - - - 1
DataPower
UK

DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 4 (50.00%) SOA
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) Middleware
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) Kony
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (25.00%) UIKit
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (25.00%) YUI
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) GlassFish
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) JPA
3 2 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (25.00%) Struts2
3 2 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (25.00%) WebCenter
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (25.00%) REST

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 2 (25.00%) GlassFish
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (25.00%) JBoss
2 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (25.00%) WebLogic Integration
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (12.50%) PegaRULES
3 1 (12.50%) CICS
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (12.50%) ReSharper
1 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
1 1 (12.50%) FxCop
1 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
1 1 (12.50%) MSBuild
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) T4 Templates
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Middleware
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
1 3 (37.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (25.00%) YUI
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) JPA
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) JMS
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (25.00%) Struts2
2 2 (25.00%) WebCenter
2 2 (25.00%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) UIKit
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (25.00%) Spring Web Flow
2 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) JSF
2 2 (25.00%) JTA
2 2 (25.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
1 2 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk
2 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) SOA
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) BPEL
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) AOP
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) People Management
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Yahoo!
2 2 (25.00%) Google
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Kony
3 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
3 1 (12.50%) CA