The first 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South East region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 230 222 235
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Contract jobs citing DataPower 10 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.14% 0.061%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 0.69% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 2
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£500 £503 £496
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.49% +1.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £430 £440
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1945 1731 1996
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.79% 20.62% 20.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1000 831 823
Average daily rate £350 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 133 172
Average hourly rate £20.50 £23.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.68% -20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.34 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.75 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -16.00%
DataPower
England

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 22 July 2014.

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 22 July 2014. 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
Berkshire -2 8 £500 -0.49%
Surrey - - - -
DataPower
England

DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 15 (93.75%) WebSphere
2 14 (87.50%) WebSphere MQ
3 13 (81.25%) AIX
3 13 (81.25%) Solaris
4 12 (75.00%) IBM
5 9 (56.25%) DB2
5 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (50.00%) Clustering
6 8 (50.00%) Linux
7 7 (43.75%) UNIX
7 7 (43.75%) Windows
7 7 (43.75%) Finance
8 5 (31.25%) Ab Initio
8 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
9 4 (25.00%) IBM Certification
9 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
9 4 (25.00%) High Availability
10 3 (18.75%) ATM
10 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (12.50%) Web Services
11 2 (12.50%) Middleware
11 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
12 1 (6.25%) Jython
12 1 (6.25%) Legal
12 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
12 1 (6.25%) Change Control
12 1 (6.25%) Big Data
12 1 (6.25%) Low Latency
12 1 (6.25%) XPath

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 15 (93.75%) WebSphere
2 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) ATM
2 1 (6.25%) FTP
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
2 1 (6.25%) SSL
2 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Ab Initio Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Designer
5 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Designer
5 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (6.25%) Integration Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Server Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) Server Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
6 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) Middleware
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE
3 1 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) XSD
3 1 (6.25%) XSLT
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
3 1 (6.25%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Clustering
2 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) AIX
1 13 (81.25%) Solaris
2 8 (50.00%) Linux
3 7 (43.75%) UNIX
3 7 (43.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) High Availability
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
4 1 (6.25%) Low Latency
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.25%) Jython
2 1 (6.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) IBM Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (6.25%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (6.25%) Tivoli
1 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) IBM
2 5 (31.25%) Ab Initio
3 1 (6.25%) Remedy