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 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 235 240 231
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs citing DataPower 25 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.034% 0.012%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.84% 0.12% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 2 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
2986 2547 2189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 31.63% 28.49% 27.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1582 1375 1050
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 161 142
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £22.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% -9.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.45 £42.60 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.95 £22.25 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-14.83% +1.92%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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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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
Berkshire +16 17 £450 -
Surrey - 6 £450 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £425 -
Hampshire - 1 £600 -
DataPower
England

DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 23 (88.46%) IBM
2 14 (53.85%) JMS
2 14 (53.85%) High Availability
3 13 (50.00%) HTTP
3 13 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 13 (50.00%) Big Data
3 13 (50.00%) Low Latency
4 12 (46.15%) TCP/IP
4 12 (46.15%) WSDL
4 12 (46.15%) SOAP
4 12 (46.15%) XML
5 10 (38.46%) DB2
5 10 (38.46%) WebSphere MQ
5 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
7 8 (30.77%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (26.92%) Middleware
9 6 (23.08%) Apache
9 6 (23.08%) Linux
9 6 (23.08%) IPsec
9 6 (23.08%) Security Architecture
9 6 (23.08%) F5
9 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
9 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
9 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
9 6 (23.08%) Change Control
10 5 (19.23%) UNIX
10 5 (19.23%) Windows
10 5 (19.23%) Shell Script

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 13 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (30.77%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (23.08%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) HTTP
2 12 (46.15%) TCP/IP
3 6 (23.08%) IPsec
4 3 (11.54%) SAN
5 1 (3.85%) ATM
5 1 (3.85%) SSL
5 1 (3.85%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) Big Data
2 10 (38.46%) DB2
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Security Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) WebSphere Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Ab Initio Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
6 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Business Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) JMS
2 12 (46.15%) WSDL
2 12 (46.15%) SOAP
2 12 (46.15%) XML
3 10 (38.46%) WebSphere MQ
4 7 (26.92%) Middleware
5 4 (15.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.54%) Clustering
2 3 (11.54%) PKI
3 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.85%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) UNIX
2 5 (19.23%) Windows
3 4 (15.38%) AIX
3 4 (15.38%) Solaris
4 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) High Availability
2 13 (50.00%) Low Latency
3 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
5 6 (23.08%) Security Architecture
5 6 (23.08%) Change Control
6 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.69%) Resource Management
8 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Line Management
8 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.85%) Project Management
8 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (3.85%) UML
8 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.85%) SOA
8 1 (3.85%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
1 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) IBM Certification
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (88.46%) IBM
2 6 (23.08%) F5
3 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
3 3 (11.54%) Ab Initio
3 3 (11.54%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft