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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataPower over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere DataPower
England / South East
Rank 227 237 249
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +12
Contract jobs citing DataPower 4 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.055% 0.16% 0.032%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.51% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 3
Median daily rate £520 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.35% -15.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2190 2571 2807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.04% 31.33% 30.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1244 1491 1498
Median daily rate £403 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 172 173
Median hourly rate £19.81 £37.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.16% +108.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.99 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £59.40 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

DataPower
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing DataPower as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataPower within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Surrey +20 2 - -
Hampshire +4 1 - - 1
Buckinghamshire -3 1 £520 +26.06%
DataPower
England

DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for DataPower.

1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) IBM
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) SSL
2 3 (50.00%) Middleware
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) SSH
3 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) LDAP
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) TIBCO
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) webMethods
4 1 (16.67%) SUSE
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) CCSE
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) VPN

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 3 (50.00%) SSL
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (33.33%) LDAP
3 2 (33.33%) SSH
4 1 (16.67%) FTP
4 1 (16.67%) SMTP
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Scripter
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Middleware
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (16.67%) SUSE
3 1 (16.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CCSE
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) TIBCO
4 1 (16.67%) Apigee
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Foundry
4 1 (16.67%) IronPort
4 1 (16.67%) Software AG
4 1 (16.67%) webMethods