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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 239 227 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing DataPower 7 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.072% 0.036% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £378 £460 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.93% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £420 £390
% change year-on-year
+22.02% +7.69%
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
2062 1561 2034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.25% 18.63% 19.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1116 731 919
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 159 198
Average hourly rate £19.50 £26.25 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +0.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £12.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.45 £40.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 5 £455 -
West Sussex +1 1 £300 -
Hampshire -4 1 - -
Surrey - - - -
DataPower
England

DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 19 (95.00%) UNIX
1 19 (95.00%) WebSphere
2 18 (90.00%) IBM
2 18 (90.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 17 (85.00%) AIX
3 17 (85.00%) Solaris
4 14 (70.00%) DB2
4 14 (70.00%) Shell Script
4 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (70.00%) Ab Initio
5 10 (50.00%) Finance
6 7 (35.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (20.00%) Middleware
8 4 (20.00%) SSL
9 3 (15.00%) Legal
9 3 (15.00%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (15.00%) Jython
9 3 (15.00%) Degree
9 3 (15.00%) FTP
9 3 (15.00%) HTTP
9 3 (15.00%) XML
10 2 (10.00%) XSD
10 2 (10.00%) XSLT
10 2 (10.00%) ITIL
10 2 (10.00%) Linux
10 2 (10.00%) Apache
10 2 (10.00%) LDAP
10 2 (10.00%) J2EE
10 2 (10.00%) MS Office

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 19 (95.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (35.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (15.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (10.00%) Apache
5 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) SSL
2 3 (15.00%) FTP
2 3 (15.00%) HTTP
3 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) DB2
2 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (10.00%) Big Data
4 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) ClearCase
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
1 14 (70.00%) Ab Initio Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Server Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Server Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Server Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Applications Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (20.00%) Middleware
3 3 (15.00%) XML
4 2 (10.00%) XSD
4 2 (10.00%) XSLT
4 2 (10.00%) XML Schema
4 2 (10.00%) J2EE
4 2 (10.00%) SOAP
4 2 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (5.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) HACMP
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) UNIX
2 17 (85.00%) AIX
2 17 (85.00%) Solaris
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (10.00%) Change Control
2 2 (10.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (15.00%) Jython
3 2 (10.00%) XPath
4 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (10.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 2 (10.00%) CA SiteMinder
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) IBM
2 14 (70.00%) Ab Initio
3 2 (10.00%) Remedy
4 1 (5.00%) CA
4 1 (5.00%) Business Objects
4 1 (5.00%) SAP