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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 550 500 574
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +74
Contract jobs citing DataPower 103 158 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.27% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.83% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 93 31
Median daily rate £442 £484 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.63% +1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £422 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £488 £460
% change year-on-year
-12.82% +5.97%
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
18076 18956 18551
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.41% 32.46% 32.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 11685 11908 11110
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £618 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 675 769 772
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.65 £46.21 £44.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £19.58 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.46% +3.05%

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 26 August 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 29 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 26 August 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 -55 87 £450 -8.39% 6
London -24 44 £475 - 2
Scotland +19 15 £420 -9.18%
East Midlands - 14 £400 -
Yorkshire +6 10 £475 - 1
West Midlands -32 9 £400 -11.11% 1
Glasgow +17 8 £420 -9.18%
South East -29 7 £448 -5.78% 1
Coventry - 7 £400 - 1
Derbyshire - 7 £350 -
West Yorkshire +12 6 £442 -6.94% 1
Chesterfield - 5 £350 -
West Dunbartonshire - 5 £420 -
Clydebank - 5 £420 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £448 - 1
Sheffield - 4 £525 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £525 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £448 - 1
Leeds +1 3 £442 -11.60% 1
Nottingham - 3 £450 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £450 -
City of London +18 2 £450 -5.26% 2
Halifax +7 2 £435 -3.38%
Edinburgh -3 2 £430 -5.23%
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
South West -2 1 £413 -20.90%
Gloucestershire - 1 £413 -
Leicestershire - 1 £400 -
Cheltenham - 1 £413 -

DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 144 (69.57%) IBM
2 115 (55.56%) WebSphere
3 75 (36.23%) Unix
4 73 (35.27%) Middleware
5 72 (34.78%) Java
6 66 (31.88%) Linux
7 63 (30.43%) SSL
8 56 (27.05%) AIX
8 56 (27.05%) WebSphere Application Server
9 55 (26.57%) WebSphere MQ
10 51 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
11 48 (23.19%) IBM Integration Bus
12 46 (22.22%) Oracle
13 42 (20.29%) SOA
14 40 (19.32%) LDAP
14 40 (19.32%) Shell Script
15 39 (18.84%) SOAP
16 38 (18.36%) webMethods
17 37 (17.87%) XML
17 37 (17.87%) Apache
18 36 (17.39%) Finance
19 34 (16.43%) HTTP
19 34 (16.43%) Perl
20 33 (15.94%) Web Services
21 32 (15.46%) WebSphere Portal
22 31 (14.98%) SQL
23 28 (13.53%) WebLogic
23 28 (13.53%) Windows
23 28 (13.53%) IBM HTTP Server
24 27 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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
1 115 (55.56%) WebSphere
2 56 (27.05%) WebSphere Application Server
3 37 (17.87%) Apache
4 32 (15.46%) WebSphere Portal
5 28 (13.53%) IBM HTTP Server
5 28 (13.53%) WebLogic
6 23 (11.11%) JBoss
7 20 (9.66%) IIS
8 16 (7.73%) FileNet
8 16 (7.73%) WebLogic Portal
9 10 (4.83%) Tomcat
10 7 (3.38%) Oracle Workflow
10 7 (3.38%) WebSphere Process Server
11 5 (2.42%) iPlanet
11 5 (2.42%) MQSeries
11 5 (2.42%) nginx
12 4 (1.93%) Confluence
12 4 (1.93%) GlassFish
13 3 (1.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 2 (0.97%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (1.93%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.97%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (4.83%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 4 (1.93%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.48%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.48%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.48%) Movex
3 1 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.48%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.80%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (3.86%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.90%) OpenShift
5 3 (1.45%) IBM Cloud
5 3 (1.45%) IBM SmartCloud
5 3 (1.45%) PaaS
6 1 (0.48%) Boomi
6 1 (0.48%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (30.43%) SSL
2 40 (19.32%) LDAP
3 34 (16.43%) HTTP
4 24 (11.59%) Firewall
5 21 (10.14%) DNS
6 15 (7.25%) HTTPS
7 12 (5.80%) FTP
8 10 (4.83%) Network Security
9 8 (3.86%) Internet
9 8 (3.86%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (2.90%) DMZ
11 5 (2.42%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 5 (2.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 5 (2.42%) PuTTY
12 4 (1.93%) TCP/IP
13 3 (1.45%) BGP
13 3 (1.45%) EIGRP
13 3 (1.45%) OSPF
13 3 (1.45%) SSH
13 3 (1.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.83%) DB2
1 10 (4.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.86%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (3.38%) RDBMS
3 7 (3.38%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.93%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.93%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.45%) Big Data
5 3 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (0.97%) Apache Hive
6 2 (0.97%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.97%) Neo4j
6 2 (0.97%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.48%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.48%) Power BI
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (5.80%) Git (software)
1 12 (5.80%) SoapUI
2 10 (4.83%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.38%) Introscope
4 6 (2.90%) XMLSpy
5 5 (2.42%) Bower
5 5 (2.42%) Bundler
5 5 (2.42%) Firebug
5 5 (2.42%) Gerrit
5 5 (2.42%) Grunt
5 5 (2.42%) gulp
5 5 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.93%) JIRA
6 4 (1.93%) Maven
7 3 (1.45%) VisualVM
8 1 (0.48%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.48%) Gradle
8 1 (0.48%) TeamCity
General
1 36 (17.39%) Finance
2 17 (8.21%) Banking
3 7 (3.38%) Retail
4 1 (0.48%) Advertising
4 1 (0.48%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 65 (31.40%) Developer
2 24 (11.59%) Administrator
2 24 (11.59%) Architect
3 23 (11.11%) Middleware Developer
4 20 (9.66%) Integration Developer
5 19 (9.18%) Consultant
6 18 (8.70%) WebSphere Specialist
7 16 (7.73%) Integration Specialist
7 16 (7.73%) Middleware Specialist
8 14 (6.76%) webMethods Developer
9 13 (6.28%) Integration Architect
10 12 (5.80%) Designer
10 12 (5.80%) WebSphere Developer
11 11 (5.31%) Java Developer
11 11 (5.31%) webMethods Specialist
12 10 (4.83%) WebSphere Consultant
13 9 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
13 9 (4.35%) WebSphere Administrator
13 9 (4.35%) WebSphere Engineer
14 7 (3.38%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (35.27%) Middleware
2 55 (26.57%) WebSphere MQ
3 48 (23.19%) IBM Integration Bus
4 39 (18.84%) SOAP
5 37 (17.87%) XML
6 33 (15.94%) Web Services
7 26 (12.56%) REST
8 25 (12.08%) J2EE
9 22 (10.63%) RESTful
10 21 (10.14%) XSLT
11 18 (8.70%) XSD
12 15 (7.25%) JSON
13 14 (6.76%) WSDL
14 10 (4.83%) jQuery
15 9 (4.35%) .NET
15 9 (4.35%) HTML
16 8 (3.86%) Software Packaging
17 7 (3.38%) JMS
17 7 (3.38%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
18 6 (2.90%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.08%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.42%) Algorithms
2 5 (2.42%) Clustering
2 5 (2.42%) Data Centre
2 5 (2.42%) Data Structures
2 5 (2.42%) Private Cloud
3 4 (1.93%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.45%) Tandem
4 3 (1.45%) User Experience
5 2 (0.97%) Cryptography
5 2 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.97%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.48%) FMCG
6 1 (0.48%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.48%) iSeries
6 1 (0.48%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.48%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 75 (36.23%) Unix
2 66 (31.88%) Linux
3 56 (27.05%) AIX
4 28 (13.53%) Windows
5 27 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (9.66%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 12 (5.80%) Oracle Linux
7 12 (5.80%) Solaris
7 12 (5.80%) SUSE
8 8 (3.86%) Windows Server
9 5 (2.42%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (24.64%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (20.29%) SOA
3 22 (10.63%) ITIL
4 19 (9.18%) Migration
5 16 (7.73%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (7.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (7.25%) DevOps
7 14 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (6.76%) Load Balancing
8 13 (6.28%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (5.80%) High Availability
9 12 (5.80%) OO
10 11 (5.31%) Change Control
11 10 (4.83%) Release Management
12 9 (4.35%) Change Management
12 9 (4.35%) Information Security
13 8 (3.86%) B2B
13 8 (3.86%) Configuration Management
13 8 (3.86%) Workflow
14 7 (3.38%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 72 (34.78%) Java
2 40 (19.32%) Shell Script
3 34 (16.43%) Perl
4 31 (14.98%) SQL
5 23 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 19 (9.18%) Jython
7 11 (5.31%) Python
8 9 (4.35%) JavaScript
9 3 (1.45%) Groovy
10 2 (0.97%) C#
10 2 (0.97%) Scala
11 1 (0.48%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.48%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (0.48%) C
11 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.48%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.90%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.42%) Degree
4 3 (1.45%) BC Cleared
4 3 (1.45%) CCNP
4 3 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.45%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.97%) CCDP
5 2 (0.97%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (7.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.38%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 4 (1.93%) Docker
4 2 (0.97%) XenServer
5 1 (0.48%) KVM
5 1 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.48%) zsh
Systems Management
1 16 (7.73%) Tivoli
2 10 (4.83%) Puppet
3 9 (4.35%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 8 (3.86%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (3.38%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 6 (2.90%) Netcool
7 5 (2.42%) Ansible
7 5 (2.42%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 3 (1.45%) HP UCMDB
8 3 (1.45%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
8 3 (1.45%) Nagios
8 3 (1.45%) OPNET
8 3 (1.45%) Opsview
9 2 (0.97%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.48%) CA Service Virtualization
10 1 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.48%) Jitterbit
10 1 (0.48%) Kibana
10 1 (0.48%) SELinux
10 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 144 (69.57%) IBM
2 46 (22.22%) Oracle
3 38 (18.36%) webMethods
4 17 (8.21%) Intel
4 17 (8.21%) Red Hat
4 17 (8.21%) Software AG
5 16 (7.73%) F5
6 15 (7.25%) HP
7 13 (6.28%) Apigee
8 12 (5.80%) CA
9 11 (5.31%) Microsoft
10 8 (3.86%) Axway
10 8 (3.86%) Siebel
10 8 (3.86%) Sun
11 7 (3.38%) AppDynamics
11 7 (3.38%) ATG
11 7 (3.38%) Informatica
11 7 (3.38%) SAP
12 6 (2.90%) Splunk
13 5 (2.42%) TIBCO
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