The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DataPower in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataPower over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 569 511 566
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +55
Contract jobs citing DataPower 92 138 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.24% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 0.75% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 67 35
Median daily rate £438 £473 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £413 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £455 £450
% change year-on-year
-6.59% +1.11%
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 across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
18069 18495 17739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.55% 32.39% 32.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11673 11639 10730
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £612 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 639 736 705
Median hourly rate £20.78 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.36% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -9.75%

DataPower
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing DataPower as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataPower within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 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
England -51 79 £450 -4.25% 4
London -25 43 £475 - 1
Scotland +8 13 £420 -7.33% 1
East Midlands - 11 £450 -
Glasgow +6 8 £420 -
South East -21 8 £425 -5.55% 1
West Midlands -30 8 £400 -11.11%
Coventry - 7 £400 -
Derbyshire - 6 £350 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £425 -
Milton Keynes - 5 £425 -
Yorkshire +1 4 £550 +18.91% 1
West Dunbartonshire - 4 £420 - 1
Clydebank - 4 £420 - 1
Chesterfield - 4 £350 -
City of London +43 3 £450 - 1
Sheffield - 3 £550 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £550 -
North West 0 2 £563 - 1
South West -7 2 £413 -17.21%
Gloucestershire - 2 £413 -
Liverpool - 2 £563 -
Merseyside - 2 £563 -
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £450 -
Cheltenham - 2 £413 -
Nottingham - 2 £450 -
Leeds +4 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire -1 1 - - 1
Edinburgh -5 1 £430 -5.23%

DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 with a requirement for DataPower.

1 164 (73.54%) IBM
2 129 (57.85%) WebSphere
3 89 (39.91%) Middleware
4 84 (37.67%) Unix
5 74 (33.18%) Linux
6 66 (29.60%) WebSphere MQ
6 66 (29.60%) SSL
7 64 (28.70%) Java
8 61 (27.35%) AIX
8 61 (27.35%) IBM Integration Bus
9 56 (25.11%) Agile Software Development
9 56 (25.11%) SOAP
10 50 (22.42%) WebSphere Application Server
11 49 (21.97%) Oracle
12 48 (21.52%) Web Services
12 48 (21.52%) SOA
13 46 (20.63%) Shell Script
14 43 (19.28%) webMethods
15 39 (17.49%) HTTP
15 39 (17.49%) XML
16 38 (17.04%) SQL
16 38 (17.04%) REST
17 37 (16.59%) Windows
18 34 (15.25%) LDAP
19 30 (13.45%) Firewall
20 29 (13.00%) Apache
20 29 (13.00%) RESTful
21 28 (12.56%) Analytical Skills
21 28 (12.56%) Perl
21 28 (12.56%) IBM HTTP Server

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 129 (57.85%) WebSphere
2 50 (22.42%) WebSphere Application Server
3 29 (13.00%) Apache
4 28 (12.56%) IBM HTTP Server
5 24 (10.76%) WebSphere Portal
6 22 (9.87%) JBoss
7 20 (8.97%) WebLogic
8 19 (8.52%) IIS
9 10 (4.48%) FileNet
10 9 (4.04%) Tomcat
11 8 (3.59%) MQSeries
11 8 (3.59%) WebLogic Portal
11 8 (3.59%) WebSphere Process Server
12 7 (3.14%) Oracle Workflow
13 6 (2.69%) iPlanet
14 5 (2.24%) nginx
15 4 (1.79%) Confluence
15 4 (1.79%) GlassFish
16 3 (1.35%) IBM Transformation Extender
16 3 (1.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (1.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (4.04%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 4 (1.79%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.45%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.45%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.45%) Movex
3 1 (0.45%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.07%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.69%) OpenShift
5 4 (1.79%) IBM SmartCloud
6 3 (1.35%) PaaS
7 1 (0.45%) Boomi
7 1 (0.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (29.60%) SSL
2 39 (17.49%) HTTP
3 34 (15.25%) LDAP
4 30 (13.45%) Firewall
5 27 (12.11%) DNS
6 21 (9.42%) FTP
7 14 (6.28%) HTTPS
8 12 (5.38%) Network Security
9 8 (3.59%) Intrusion Detection
9 8 (3.59%) SSH
9 8 (3.59%) TCP/IP
10 7 (3.14%) Internet
11 5 (2.24%) PuTTY
11 5 (2.24%) WinSCP
12 4 (1.79%) DMZ
13 3 (1.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 3 (1.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 3 (1.35%) NetScaler
13 3 (1.35%) VPN
14 2 (0.90%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.48%) DB2
2 9 (4.04%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.59%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (2.69%) DataStage
4 6 (2.69%) RDBMS
4 6 (2.69%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.24%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.35%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (0.90%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.90%) Big Data
7 2 (0.90%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.90%) Neo4j
7 2 (0.90%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.45%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 11 (4.93%) SoapUI
1 11 (4.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (4.48%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.59%) Jenkins
3 8 (3.59%) XMLSpy
4 7 (3.14%) Introscope
5 5 (2.24%) Bower
5 5 (2.24%) Bundler
5 5 (2.24%) Firebug
5 5 (2.24%) Gerrit
5 5 (2.24%) Grunt
5 5 (2.24%) gulp
6 4 (1.79%) JIRA
7 3 (1.35%) Maven
7 3 (1.35%) VisualVM
8 2 (0.90%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 25 (11.21%) Finance
2 15 (6.73%) Banking
3 10 (4.48%) Retail
4 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 68 (30.49%) Developer
2 35 (15.70%) Architect
3 28 (12.56%) Consultant
4 24 (10.76%) Middleware Developer
5 23 (10.31%) Integration Architect
6 20 (8.97%) Integration Developer
7 18 (8.07%) WebSphere Specialist
8 17 (7.62%) Administrator
9 15 (6.73%) Integration Specialist
9 15 (6.73%) Middleware Specialist
9 15 (6.73%) webMethods Developer
10 13 (5.83%) Designer
11 12 (5.38%) WebSphere Consultant
11 12 (5.38%) WebSphere Developer
12 10 (4.48%) Java Developer
12 10 (4.48%) webMethods Specialist
12 10 (4.48%) WebSphere Architect
13 9 (4.04%) DevOps Engineer
14 8 (3.59%) Applications Consultant
14 8 (3.59%) Middleware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (39.91%) Middleware
2 66 (29.60%) WebSphere MQ
3 61 (27.35%) IBM Integration Bus
4 56 (25.11%) SOAP
5 48 (21.52%) Web Services
6 39 (17.49%) XML
7 38 (17.04%) REST
8 29 (13.00%) RESTful
9 23 (10.31%) XSLT
10 21 (9.42%) XSD
11 17 (7.62%) J2EE
11 17 (7.62%) WSDL
12 16 (7.17%) JSON
13 12 (5.38%) JMS
14 10 (4.48%) .NET
14 10 (4.48%) jQuery
15 9 (4.04%) HTML
16 8 (3.59%) Software Packaging
16 8 (3.59%) XSL
17 7 (3.14%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.56%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.14%) Client/Server
3 6 (2.69%) Clustering
3 6 (2.69%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.24%) Algorithms
4 5 (2.24%) Data Structures
4 5 (2.24%) Private Cloud
5 3 (1.35%) Cryptography
5 3 (1.35%) FMCG
5 3 (1.35%) Tandem
5 3 (1.35%) User Experience
6 2 (0.90%) SWIFT
6 2 (0.90%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.45%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.45%) iSeries
7 1 (0.45%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.45%) PKI
7 1 (0.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 84 (37.67%) Unix
2 74 (33.18%) Linux
3 61 (27.35%) AIX
4 37 (16.59%) Windows
5 27 (12.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (10.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 16 (7.17%) Oracle Linux
7 16 (7.17%) SUSE
8 13 (5.83%) Solaris
9 8 (3.59%) Windows Server
10 6 (2.69%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (25.11%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (21.52%) SOA
3 27 (12.11%) ITIL
4 22 (9.87%) Migration
4 22 (9.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (8.52%) Load Balancing
6 18 (8.07%) Continuous Delivery
6 18 (8.07%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (6.28%) DevOps
8 13 (5.83%) Change Management
9 12 (5.38%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (5.38%) OO
10 10 (4.48%) Change Control
11 9 (4.04%) Configuration Management
11 9 (4.04%) Release Management
12 8 (3.59%) B2B
12 8 (3.59%) ETL
12 8 (3.59%) Workflow
13 7 (3.14%) EAI
13 7 (3.14%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 64 (28.70%) Java
2 46 (20.63%) Shell Script
3 38 (17.04%) SQL
4 28 (12.56%) Perl
5 27 (12.11%) Bash Shell
6 12 (5.38%) Jython
7 11 (4.93%) JavaScript
7 11 (4.93%) Python
8 2 (0.90%) Groovy
8 2 (0.90%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.90%) Scala
9 1 (0.45%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.45%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (0.45%) C
9 1 (0.45%) C#
9 1 (0.45%) VBScript
9 1 (0.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (5.83%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.48%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.69%) Degree
4 3 (1.35%) BC Cleared
4 3 (1.35%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.90%) CCDP
5 2 (0.90%) CCNP
5 2 (0.90%) CCSE
5 2 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.90%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.90%) HL7
1 2 (0.90%) SEPA
2 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (4.04%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.24%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 4 (1.79%) Docker
4 2 (0.90%) XenServer
5 1 (0.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (7.62%) Tivoli
2 11 (4.93%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 9 (4.04%) Puppet
4 7 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (2.69%) Netcool
6 5 (2.24%) Ansible
6 5 (2.24%) Netcool/OMNIbus
6 5 (2.24%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 4 (1.79%) CA Single Sign-On
8 3 (1.35%) Nagios
8 3 (1.35%) Opsview
9 2 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.90%) HP UCMDB
9 2 (0.90%) OPNET
10 1 (0.45%) CA Service Virtualization
10 1 (0.45%) Jitterbit
10 1 (0.45%) SELinux
10 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 164 (73.54%) IBM
2 49 (21.97%) Oracle
3 43 (19.28%) webMethods
4 23 (10.31%) Software AG
5 16 (7.17%) F5
5 16 (7.17%) HP
5 16 (7.17%) Intel
5 16 (7.17%) Microsoft
5 16 (7.17%) Red Hat
6 13 (5.83%) Apigee
7 12 (5.38%) CA
8 9 (4.04%) SAP
9 8 (3.59%) Axway
9 8 (3.59%) Siebel
9 8 (3.59%) Sun
10 7 (3.14%) AppDynamics
10 7 (3.14%) ATG
10 7 (3.14%) Informatica
11 5 (2.24%) Splunk
11 5 (2.24%) TIBCO
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