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 24 May 2016 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 257 244 246
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +2
Contract jobs citing DataPower 13 20 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.21% 0.033%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.68% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 2
Median daily rate £438 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £415 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £445 £450
% change year-on-year
-8.98% -1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
2839 2955 2654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 31.04% 31.62% 29.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1655 1543 1417
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £232 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 140 183
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.22 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.15 £41.90 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.24 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.90% -13.16%

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 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Buckinghamshire +18 9 £413 -2.94%
Berkshire -16 3 £450 -
Surrey -14 1 £500 -
DataPower
England

DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 21 (70.00%) IBM
2 18 (60.00%) SSL
2 18 (60.00%) SOAP
3 16 (53.33%) Linux
3 16 (53.33%) WebSphere
4 12 (40.00%) IBM Integration Bus
5 11 (36.67%) Migration
6 10 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
6 10 (33.33%) Middleware
6 10 (33.33%) REST
7 9 (30.00%) SSH
7 9 (30.00%) Firewall
7 9 (30.00%) LDAP
7 9 (30.00%) FTP
7 9 (30.00%) HTTP
7 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
8 8 (26.67%) SOA
8 8 (26.67%) XML
8 8 (26.67%) XSD
8 8 (26.67%) JSON
8 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
8 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
8 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (23.33%) Windows
9 7 (23.33%) JMS
10 6 (20.00%) Apache
10 6 (20.00%) Load Balancing
11 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (16.67%) Network Security
11 5 (16.67%) F5

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 16 (53.33%) WebSphere
2 6 (20.00%) Apache
3 4 (13.33%) MQSeries
4 3 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.33%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (60.00%) SSL
2 9 (30.00%) Firewall
2 9 (30.00%) FTP
2 9 (30.00%) HTTP
2 9 (30.00%) LDAP
2 9 (30.00%) SSH
2 9 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (16.67%) Network Security
4 4 (13.33%) DNS
5 3 (10.00%) HTTPS
5 3 (10.00%) IPsec
5 3 (10.00%) SMTP
5 3 (10.00%) VPN
5 3 (10.00%) WinSCP
6 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (3.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) DB2
1 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) XMLSpy
2 1 (3.33%) Introscope
General
1 2 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Security Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Designer
4 5 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Middleware Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Security Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) webMethods Developer
6 2 (6.67%) WebSphere Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Citrix Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Digital Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) webMethods Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) SOAP
2 12 (40.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 10 (33.33%) Middleware
3 10 (33.33%) REST
3 10 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (26.67%) JSON
4 8 (26.67%) XML
4 8 (26.67%) XSD
5 7 (23.33%) JMS
6 5 (16.67%) WSDL
7 3 (10.00%) XSL
7 3 (10.00%) XSLT
8 2 (6.67%) Web Services
9 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Client/Server
2 3 (10.00%) Cryptography
3 2 (6.67%) Clustering
3 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) FMCG
4 1 (3.33%) PKI
4 1 (3.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Linux
2 8 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (23.33%) Windows
4 5 (16.67%) Unix
5 1 (3.33%) AIX
5 1 (3.33%) Solaris
5 1 (3.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Migration
2 8 (26.67%) SOA
3 6 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.33%) Identity Management
6 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (10.00%) EAI
6 3 (10.00%) SIEM
7 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.67%) ITIL
7 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.33%) API Development
8 1 (3.33%) API Integration
8 1 (3.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (3.33%) Data Architecture
8 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.33%) ETL
8 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.33%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (3.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) Java
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.33%) Jython
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) CCSE
3 1 (3.33%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Nagios
2 2 (6.67%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) IBM
2 5 (16.67%) F5
3 3 (10.00%) CA
3 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco
3 3 (10.00%) Citrix
3 3 (10.00%) Foundry
3 3 (10.00%) IronPort
4 2 (6.67%) webMethods
5 1 (3.33%) AppDynamics
5 1 (3.33%) ATG
5 1 (3.33%) Intel
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) Software AG