The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DataPower in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataPower over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere DataPower
England / South West
Rank - 143 145
Contract jobs citing DataPower 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.066% 0.062%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.23% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £402
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £378
% change year-on-year
- +19.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
670 868 780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.08% 28.76% 24.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 588 454
Median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £233 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 57 48
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +25.00%

DataPower
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing DataPower as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

DataPower Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

DataPower
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DataPower across the South West region.

DataPower Daily Rate Trend in the South West