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 November 2014 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 544 541 531
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Contract jobs citing DataPower 56 40 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.077% 0.078%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.24% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 26 17
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£451 £563 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.91% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £475 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £670
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
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
17390 16344 15219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.15% 31.57% 29.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11141 10201 8877
Average daily rate £410 £400 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.61% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £234 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 680 680 844
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.07% +1.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.48 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.35% -2.50%

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 November 2014.

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 23 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 November 2014. 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
England -42 50 £451 -19.91% 5
London -5 19 £463 -22.87% 2
South East -17 17 £500 +5.26% 1
Surrey - 8 £440 -
East Midlands - 7 £263 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 7 £263 - 1
Nottingham - 7 £263 - 1
Berkshire +6 6 £545 +12.37% 1
Scotland - 6 £413 - 1
Edinburgh - 4 £475 -
Reading +13 3 £450 -4.25% 1
City of London +20 2 £440 -30.98%
West Sussex - 2 £350 -
Glasgow - 2 £350 - 1
Essex - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Hampshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Ipswich - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Brentwood - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - -
Redhill - - - -

DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 76 (65.52%) IBM
2 68 (58.62%) WebSphere
3 51 (43.97%) WebSphere MQ
4 42 (36.21%) Linux
5 34 (29.31%) SOA
6 29 (25.00%) Middleware
6 29 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 26 (22.41%) UNIX
8 25 (21.55%) AIX
9 22 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (17.24%) Red Hat
10 20 (17.24%) Windows
11 19 (16.38%) Java
12 18 (15.52%) XML
12 18 (15.52%) webMethods
12 18 (15.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 17 (14.66%) SSL
13 17 (14.66%) SOAP
14 16 (13.79%) WebSphere Application Server
15 15 (12.93%) Oracle
15 15 (12.93%) Python
15 15 (12.93%) Software AG
16 14 (12.07%) Bash Shell
17 13 (11.21%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 13 (11.21%) Web Services
18 12 (10.34%) WebLogic
18 12 (10.34%) Shell Script
18 12 (10.34%) Finance
19 11 (9.48%) Agile Software Development
19 11 (9.48%) Microsoft

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 68 (58.62%) WebSphere
2 16 (13.79%) WebSphere Application Server
3 12 (10.34%) WebLogic
4 10 (8.62%) Apache
5 8 (6.90%) IIS
6 6 (5.17%) JBoss
7 3 (2.59%) WebSphere Process Server
7 3 (2.59%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (2.59%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.72%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (1.72%) WebLogic Integration
8 2 (1.72%) GlassFish
8 2 (1.72%) CMS
8 2 (1.72%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.86%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.86%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
9 1 (0.86%) PegaRULES
9 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.86%) CICS
Applications
1 3 (2.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.72%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.86%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.86%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.66%) SSL
2 8 (6.90%) HTTP
3 5 (4.31%) BIG-IP
4 4 (3.45%) SAN
5 3 (2.59%) Firewall
5 3 (2.59%) ATM
5 3 (2.59%) DNS
5 3 (2.59%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.72%) DMZ
6 2 (1.72%) FTP
7 1 (0.86%) WAAS
7 1 (0.86%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.86%) SSH
7 1 (0.86%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.86%) Network Security
7 1 (0.86%) VPN
7 1 (0.86%) LDAP
7 1 (0.86%) IPv6
7 1 (0.86%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.17%) SQL Server
1 6 (5.17%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.31%) DB2
2 5 (4.31%) DataStage
3 4 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.59%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.72%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.72%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (1.72%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.86%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.86%) Big Data
6 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.86%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 6 (5.17%) SoapUI
2 3 (2.59%) Introscope
3 1 (0.86%) T4 Templates
3 1 (0.86%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.86%) FxCop
3 1 (0.86%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.86%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.86%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.86%) ReSharper
3 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.86%) Ant
3 1 (0.86%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.86%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.86%) JDeveloper
General
1 12 (10.34%) Finance
2 10 (8.62%) Retail
3 7 (6.03%) Banking
4 4 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.59%) Legal
6 2 (1.72%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.86%) Advertising
7 1 (0.86%) Automotive
7 1 (0.86%) Back Office
7 1 (0.86%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.86%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (23.28%) Architect
2 25 (21.55%) Developer
3 11 (9.48%) Integration Architect
3 11 (9.48%) Consultant
4 8 (6.90%) Designer
5 7 (6.03%) WebSphere Developer
6 6 (5.17%) Security Engineer
7 4 (3.45%) Project Manager
7 4 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (3.45%) Administrator
7 4 (3.45%) Linux Specialist
7 4 (3.45%) webMethods Developer
7 4 (3.45%) Middleware Engineer
8 3 (2.59%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
8 3 (2.59%) Integration Consultant
8 3 (2.59%) WebSphere Consultant
8 3 (2.59%) Integration Project Manager
8 3 (2.59%) Integration Manager
8 3 (2.59%) Java Developer
8 3 (2.59%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (43.97%) WebSphere MQ
2 29 (25.00%) Middleware
2 29 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 18 (15.52%) XML
4 17 (14.66%) SOAP
5 13 (11.21%) Web Services
6 8 (6.90%) XSLT
6 8 (6.90%) WSDL
6 8 (6.90%) REST
7 6 (5.17%) XSD
7 6 (5.17%) JMS
8 5 (4.31%) EDI
8 5 (4.31%) HTML
8 5 (4.31%) JSP
8 5 (4.31%) .NET
9 4 (3.45%) J2EE
9 4 (3.45%) CSS
9 4 (3.45%) Java EE
10 3 (2.59%) Spring
10 3 (2.59%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.03%) Clustering
3 5 (4.31%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.31%) PKI
4 3 (2.59%) Smart Meter
4 3 (2.59%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.72%) HACMP
5 2 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.72%) AS400
5 2 (1.72%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.86%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.86%) iPad
6 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.86%) Open Source
6 1 (0.86%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.86%) Statistics
6 1 (0.86%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 42 (36.21%) Linux
2 26 (22.41%) UNIX
3 25 (21.55%) AIX
4 20 (17.24%) Windows
5 18 (15.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (11.21%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 8 (6.90%) Solaris
7 8 (6.90%) zOS
8 1 (0.86%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.31%) SOA
2 11 (9.48%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (9.48%) Line Management
3 8 (6.90%) UML
4 7 (6.03%) Change Control
5 6 (5.17%) EAI
5 6 (5.17%) Migration
5 6 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (4.31%) ETL
7 4 (3.45%) E-Commerce
7 4 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (3.45%) Security Architecture
7 4 (3.45%) Mentoring
7 4 (3.45%) DevOps
8 3 (2.59%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (2.59%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (2.59%) High Availability
8 3 (2.59%) TDD
8 3 (2.59%) Time Management
8 3 (2.59%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (16.38%) Java
2 15 (12.93%) Python
3 14 (12.07%) Bash Shell
4 12 (10.34%) Shell Script
5 7 (6.03%) SQL
6 5 (4.31%) Perl
7 4 (3.45%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.59%) C#
9 2 (1.72%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.72%) ActionScript
9 2 (1.72%) Korn
9 2 (1.72%) ActionScript 2.0
9 2 (1.72%) Jython
10 1 (0.86%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 1 (0.86%) XPath
10 1 (0.86%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (6.03%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.59%) Degree
3 3 (2.59%) IBM Certification
4 2 (1.72%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.86%) CCIE
5 1 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.72%) QA
2 1 (0.86%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.72%) ISA Server
2 2 (1.72%) Firmware
3 1 (0.86%) KVM
3 1 (0.86%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.45%) CA LISA
2 3 (2.59%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.72%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (1.72%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.86%) Puppet
4 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.86%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.86%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (0.86%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 76 (65.52%) IBM
2 20 (17.24%) Red Hat
3 18 (15.52%) webMethods
4 15 (12.93%) Oracle
4 15 (12.93%) Software AG
5 11 (9.48%) Microsoft
6 9 (7.76%) SAP
7 6 (5.17%) Ab Initio
8 5 (4.31%) F5
8 5 (4.31%) VMware
9 4 (3.45%) CA
10 3 (2.59%) Green Hat
10 3 (2.59%) Axway
10 3 (2.59%) Siebel
10 3 (2.59%) Informatica
10 3 (2.59%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.72%) Remedy
11 2 (1.72%) Citrix
11 2 (1.72%) Adobe
11 2 (1.72%) Yahoo!
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