The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DataPower in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataPower over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 486 554 497
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -57
Contract jobs citing DataPower 112 39 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.072% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 0.23% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 20 20
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£450 £450 £563
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £653
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 - - -

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17367 17069 15456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.54% 31.50% 32.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 10676 10620 9104
Average daily rate £413 £405 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% -4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £232 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 691 680 661
Average hourly rate £18.61 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.40% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -

DataPower
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DataPower within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

DataPower Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DataPower
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DataPower within the UK.

DataPower Daily Rate Trend in the UK

DataPower
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DataPower within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

DataPower Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

DataPower
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DataPower within the UK.

DataPower Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

DataPower
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataPower within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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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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
England +51 102 £450 -1.09% 2
London +48 42 £450 -5.26% 1
South East +4 25 £450 +28.57%
Berkshire +24 17 £450 -10.00%
East Midlands +7 16 £348 -22.77%
Reading +18 15 £450 -
Scotland +3 9 £500 +21.21%
Derbyshire - 9 - -
West Midlands -9 6 £575 +27.77%
Surrey - 6 £450 -
Leatherhead - 6 £450 -
Chesterfield - 5 - -
Edinburgh - 5 £500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £265 -
North East - 5 £265 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £265 -
Glasgow -3 4 - -
North West -8 4 £363 -
Lancashire - 4 £363 -
Preston - 4 £363 -
City of London +9 3 £450 -5.26%
Warwickshire +1 3 £388 -18.42%
Northamptonshire - 3 £340 -
South West - 3 £440 -
Wiltshire - 2 £440 -
Bromley - 2 - -
Swindon - 2 £440 -
West Yorkshire -13 1 - - 1
Yorkshire -18 1 - - 1
Leicestershire - 1 £355 -

DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 121 (67.98%) WebSphere
2 116 (65.17%) IBM
3 71 (39.89%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 66 (37.08%) WebSphere MQ
5 58 (32.58%) Oracle
6 52 (29.21%) AIX
6 52 (29.21%) Middleware
7 37 (20.79%) SOAP
8 36 (20.22%) XML
9 33 (18.54%) Linux
10 30 (16.85%) SOA
11 29 (16.29%) WSDL
12 25 (14.04%) UNIX
13 23 (12.92%) WebSphere Application Server
14 22 (12.36%) Java
15 21 (11.80%) Configuration Management
16 20 (11.24%) SSL
17 19 (10.67%) MQSeries
17 19 (10.67%) Shell Script
18 18 (10.11%) EAI
19 17 (9.55%) High Availability
19 17 (9.55%) Agile Software Development
20 16 (8.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 16 (8.99%) XSD
20 16 (8.99%) Finance
20 16 (8.99%) Red Hat
20 16 (8.99%) webMethods
21 15 (8.43%) DB2
21 15 (8.43%) SoapUI
21 15 (8.43%) REST

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 121 (67.98%) WebSphere
2 23 (12.92%) WebSphere Application Server
3 19 (10.67%) MQSeries
4 12 (6.74%) WebLogic
5 8 (4.49%) Apache
6 7 (3.93%) JBoss
7 5 (2.81%) FileNet
8 4 (2.25%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (1.69%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.69%) WebSphere Portal
9 3 (1.69%) WebSphere Process Server
10 2 (1.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (1.12%) IIS
10 2 (1.12%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.56%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.56%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.24%) SSL
2 14 (7.87%) HTTP
3 12 (6.74%) TCP/IP
4 9 (5.06%) LDAP
5 7 (3.93%) IPsec
6 5 (2.81%) Firewall
6 5 (2.81%) Network Security
6 5 (2.81%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (2.25%) SNMP
8 3 (1.69%) SAN
8 3 (1.69%) HTTPS
8 3 (1.69%) DNS
9 2 (1.12%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.12%) FTP
9 2 (1.12%) WAN
10 1 (0.56%) Software-Defined Networking
10 1 (0.56%) DMZ
10 1 (0.56%) MPLS
10 1 (0.56%) BGP
10 1 (0.56%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.43%) DB2
2 13 (7.30%) Big Data
3 4 (2.25%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.69%) SAP BI
4 3 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.12%) SAP HANA
5 2 (1.12%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.12%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.12%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.12%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.56%) DataStage
6 1 (0.56%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.56%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 15 (8.43%) SoapUI
2 3 (1.69%) Ant
3 2 (1.12%) Subversion
3 2 (1.12%) TortoiseSVN
3 2 (1.12%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.56%) Hudson
4 1 (0.56%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.56%) Maven
General
1 16 (8.99%) Finance
2 10 (5.62%) Banking
3 6 (3.37%) Retail
4 5 (2.81%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.56%) Automotive
6 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (24.16%) Architect
2 38 (21.35%) Consultant
3 29 (16.29%) Developer
4 18 (10.11%) Integration Architect
5 17 (9.55%) WebSphere Architect
5 17 (9.55%) WebSphere Consultant
6 12 (6.74%) Middleware Consultant
7 9 (5.06%) Analyst
7 9 (5.06%) WebSphere Developer
8 8 (4.49%) Messaging Analyst
8 8 (4.49%) Administrator
9 6 (3.37%) Security Engineer
10 4 (2.25%) Designer
10 4 (2.25%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
10 4 (2.25%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (2.25%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (1.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 3 (1.69%) Applications Specialist
11 3 (1.69%) Middleware Architect
11 3 (1.69%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (39.89%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 66 (37.08%) WebSphere MQ
3 52 (29.21%) Middleware
4 37 (20.79%) SOAP
5 36 (20.22%) XML
6 29 (16.29%) WSDL
7 16 (8.99%) XSD
8 15 (8.43%) REST
9 14 (7.87%) JMS
10 13 (7.30%) Web Services
11 8 (4.49%) XSLT
12 7 (3.93%) Software Packaging
13 3 (1.69%) Apache Camel
13 3 (1.69%) HTML
13 3 (1.69%) .NET
13 3 (1.69%) OSGi
14 2 (1.12%) RESTful
14 2 (1.12%) ASP.NET
14 2 (1.12%) CSS
14 2 (1.12%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.06%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.93%) Clustering
4 4 (2.25%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.25%) Private Cloud
5 3 (1.69%) PKI
6 2 (1.12%) Replication
6 2 (1.12%) iPad
6 2 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.12%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.56%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.56%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.56%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.56%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 52 (29.21%) AIX
2 33 (18.54%) Linux
3 25 (14.04%) UNIX
4 16 (8.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (7.87%) Windows
6 9 (5.06%) HPUX
7 5 (2.81%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 5 (2.81%) Solaris
8 4 (2.25%) zOS
9 2 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.12%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (16.85%) SOA
2 21 (11.80%) Configuration Management
3 18 (10.11%) EAI
4 17 (9.55%) High Availability
4 17 (9.55%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (7.30%) Change Control
5 13 (7.30%) Low Latency
6 12 (6.74%) Integration Testing
7 11 (6.18%) Use Case
7 11 (6.18%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (4.49%) Problem Management
9 6 (3.37%) Security Architecture
9 6 (3.37%) ERP
9 6 (3.37%) UML
9 6 (3.37%) Workflow
9 6 (3.37%) DevOps
10 4 (2.25%) Migration
10 4 (2.25%) Unit Testing
10 4 (2.25%) Project Management
11 3 (1.69%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (12.36%) Java
2 19 (10.67%) Shell Script
3 13 (7.30%) Bash Shell
4 11 (6.18%) Perl
5 8 (4.49%) JavaScript
6 6 (3.37%) SQL
7 5 (2.81%) Python
8 2 (1.12%) ABAP
8 2 (1.12%) C
8 2 (1.12%) C#
9 1 (0.56%) C++
9 1 (0.56%) XPath
9 1 (0.56%) DCL
Qualifications
1 13 (7.30%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.18%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.37%) IBM Certification
4 4 (2.25%) Degree
5 2 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.12%) CCNA
6 1 (0.56%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.49%) SLA
2 3 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (2.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.56%) Firmware
3 1 (0.56%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 11 (6.18%) CA LISA
2 10 (5.62%) Tivoli
3 4 (2.25%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 3 (1.69%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 116 (65.17%) IBM
2 58 (32.58%) Oracle
3 16 (8.99%) Red Hat
3 16 (8.99%) webMethods
4 12 (6.74%) Microsoft
5 11 (6.18%) TIBCO
5 11 (6.18%) SAP
5 11 (6.18%) Green Hat
5 11 (6.18%) Solace
6 10 (5.62%) Informatica
7 8 (4.49%) F5
7 8 (4.49%) Business Objects
8 7 (3.93%) Siebel
8 7 (3.93%) Axway
9 5 (2.81%) Software AG
9 5 (2.81%) CA
9 5 (2.81%) Sun
10 4 (2.25%) VMware
11 3 (1.69%) Apigee
11 3 (1.69%) Mashery
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