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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 236 265 228
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -37
Contract jobs citing DataPower 20 3 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.032% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.76% 0.11% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 6
Average daily rate £475 £410 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.85% -9.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £338 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £482 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £444 £350 £525
% change year-on-year
+26.78% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DataPower
England

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
2632 2701 2446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.66% 28.68% 28.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1540 1415 1264
Average daily rate £388 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 178 173
Average hourly rate £43.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.70 £12.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 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
Surrey +1 8 £600 +20.00%
Hampshire - 6 £431 -
Berkshire +7 3 £500 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £413 -
West Sussex +7 1 - -
DataPower
England

DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 39 (79.59%) IBM
2 31 (63.27%) WebSphere
3 27 (55.10%) HTTP
4 24 (48.98%) SSL
4 24 (48.98%) IBM Integration Bus
5 22 (44.90%) SOAP
6 21 (42.86%) TCP/IP
7 20 (40.82%) Middleware
8 16 (32.65%) WebSphere MQ
8 16 (32.65%) WebSphere Application Server
9 15 (30.61%) JMS
9 15 (30.61%) FTP
10 14 (28.57%) Linux
10 14 (28.57%) SSH
11 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (24.49%) LDAP
12 12 (24.49%) Windows
12 12 (24.49%) Firewall
13 10 (20.41%) Migration
13 10 (20.41%) AIX
13 10 (20.41%) Unix
14 9 (18.37%) XML
14 9 (18.37%) CA
14 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (16.33%) Solaris
15 8 (16.33%) Apache
15 8 (16.33%) Cryptography
15 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
15 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
15 8 (16.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 31 (63.27%) WebSphere
2 16 (32.65%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (16.33%) Apache
4 3 (6.12%) IIS
5 2 (4.08%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (2.04%) iPlanet
6 1 (2.04%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (55.10%) HTTP
2 24 (48.98%) SSL
3 21 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 15 (30.61%) FTP
5 14 (28.57%) SSH
6 12 (24.49%) Firewall
6 12 (24.49%) LDAP
7 6 (12.24%) DNS
7 6 (12.24%) Network Security
7 6 (12.24%) SMTP
7 6 (12.24%) VPN
8 3 (6.12%) IPsec
9 2 (4.08%) ATM
10 1 (2.04%) HTTPS
10 1 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (2.04%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) DB2
2 4 (8.16%) Big Data
3 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) Security Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) Consultant
4 6 (12.24%) Network Security Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) WebSphere Consultant
5 5 (10.20%) Network Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) Technical Developer
6 3 (6.12%) WebSphere Specialist
7 2 (4.08%) AIX Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (4.08%) Security Support Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Security Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.08%) WebSphere Developer
7 2 (4.08%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (48.98%) IBM Integration Bus
2 22 (44.90%) SOAP
3 20 (40.82%) Middleware
4 16 (32.65%) WebSphere MQ
5 15 (30.61%) JMS
6 9 (18.37%) XML
7 7 (14.29%) Web Services
7 7 (14.29%) WSDL
8 6 (12.24%) REST
9 3 (6.12%) XSD
10 2 (4.08%) JSON
11 1 (2.04%) .NET
11 1 (2.04%) J2EE
11 1 (2.04%) XML Schema
11 1 (2.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (16.33%) Cryptography
3 7 (14.29%) Client/Server
4 6 (12.24%) Clustering
5 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
6 3 (6.12%) Data Integration
6 3 (6.12%) PKI
7 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
8 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
8 1 (2.04%) FMCG
8 1 (2.04%) HACMP
8 1 (2.04%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) Linux
2 12 (24.49%) Windows
3 10 (20.41%) AIX
3 10 (20.41%) Unix
4 8 (16.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (16.33%) Solaris
5 1 (2.04%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.41%) Migration
3 6 (12.24%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (12.24%) Load Balancing
3 6 (12.24%) SIEM
4 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
4 5 (10.20%) High Availability
5 4 (8.16%) Identity Management
5 4 (8.16%) Low Latency
6 3 (6.12%) API Integration
6 3 (6.12%) SOA
6 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.08%) ETL
7 2 (4.08%) Resource Management
7 2 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.08%) Time Management
7 2 (4.08%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.04%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.04%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.04%) Java
2 1 (2.04%) Jython
2 1 (2.04%) Korn
2 1 (2.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
1 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.24%) CCSE
3 5 (10.20%) IBM Certification
4 3 (6.12%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (4.08%) SCCM
2 2 (4.08%) SCOM
3 1 (2.04%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 39 (79.59%) IBM
2 9 (18.37%) CA
3 6 (12.24%) CheckPoint
3 6 (12.24%) Cisco
3 6 (12.24%) Citrix
3 6 (12.24%) Foundry
3 6 (12.24%) IronPort
4 5 (10.20%) F5
5 4 (8.16%) Ab Initio
6 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.04%) Software AG
7 1 (2.04%) webMethods
Reading, Berkshire
Jonathan Garth
Posted: 5 days ago