The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DataPower in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataPower over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 236 219 216
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -3
Contract jobs citing DataPower 2 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.021% 0.19% 0.067%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.077% 0.73% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
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£410 £455 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.89% -1.08%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2583 2201 1712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.67% 26.45% 22.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1337 1154 778
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £218 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 133 174
Average hourly rate £19.25 £18.38 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -8.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

DataPower
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DataPower across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

DataPower Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

DataPower
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DataPower across the South East region.

DataPower Daily Rate Trend in the South East

DataPower
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DataPower across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

DataPower Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

DataPower
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataPower within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 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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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
Surrey - 1 £500 -
Berkshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
DataPower
England

DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 13 (68.42%) IBM
2 10 (52.63%) Red Hat
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) Line Management
3 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (26.32%) ETL
4 5 (26.32%) IIS
4 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
4 5 (26.32%) F5
4 5 (26.32%) Ab Initio
4 5 (26.32%) BIG-IP
5 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
5 4 (21.05%) VMware
5 4 (21.05%) Change Control
5 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
5 4 (21.05%) Security Architecture
5 4 (21.05%) PKI
5 4 (21.05%) SAN
5 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
5 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
6 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Smart Meter
6 3 (15.79%) Legal
6 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
7 2 (10.53%) Degree
7 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
7 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 5 (26.32%) IIS
2 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
3 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (10.53%) Apache
4 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) BIG-IP
2 4 (21.05%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) SSL
3 1 (5.26%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (15.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Security Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Linux Specialist
3 3 (15.79%) Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Development Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Ab Initio Developer
5 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) JMS
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) JDBC
2 1 (5.26%) JAAS
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (5.26%) Java SE
2 1 (5.26%) Java EE
2 1 (5.26%) JTA
2 1 (5.26%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) PKI
3 3 (15.79%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Linux
1 10 (52.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (10.53%) AIX
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) SUSE
3 1 (5.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Line Management
2 5 (26.32%) ETL
3 4 (21.05%) Change Control
3 4 (21.05%) Security Architecture
4 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
5 2 (10.53%) SOA
6 1 (5.26%) CRM
6 1 (5.26%) Workflow
6 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Data Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.26%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) IBM
2 10 (52.63%) Red Hat
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) F5
4 5 (26.32%) Ab Initio
5 4 (21.05%) VMware
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle
7 1 (5.26%) SAP
7 1 (5.26%) webMethods
7 1 (5.26%) Software AG