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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 483 549 533
Rank change year-on-year
+66 -16
Contract jobs citing DataPower 138 62 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.11% 0.090%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% 0.36% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 32 27
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£475 £470 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% -14.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £375 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £450 £430
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +4.65%
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
17983 17463 16822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.62% 31.95% 32.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 11310 10578 9959
Average daily rate £418 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 686 674 729
Average hourly rate £19.72 £20.50 £21.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.82% -6.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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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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 +47 128 £475 +0.52% 9
London +47 67 £475 -9.52% 1
South East +19 39 £450 -10.00%
Berkshire +30 33 £450 -10.00%
Reading +26 33 £450 -
West Midlands +2 14 £450 +2.85% 1
Scotland -7 8 £453 +20.86%
Birmingham - 8 £450 - 1
City of London -3 7 £450 -5.26% 1
Edinburgh -4 5 £453 -
Surrey - 4 £575 -
South West - 4 £498 - 1
Paddington - 4 £400 -
Leatherhead - 4 £575 -
Wiltshire - 4 £498 - 1
Swindon - 4 £498 - 1
Glasgow +5 3 - -
Yorkshire -25 3 £463 -7.50% 3
Bromley - 3 £500 -
Hampshire -6 2 £485 -
West Yorkshire -27 2 £450 -10.00% 3
Halifax 0 1 £450 -10.00% 1
Warwickshire -3 1 - -
North East - 1 - - 3
North West - 1 - -
Wales - 1 £480 -
Swansea - 1 £480 -
Leeds - 1 - - 2
Warwick - 1 - -
Preston - 1 - -

DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 173 (68.92%) WebSphere
2 169 (67.33%) IBM
3 101 (40.24%) WebSphere MQ
4 89 (35.46%) AIX
5 79 (31.47%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 78 (31.08%) Middleware
7 57 (22.71%) UNIX
8 53 (21.12%) Oracle
9 48 (19.12%) Shell Script
10 46 (18.33%) Linux
11 39 (15.54%) SOAP
12 38 (15.14%) XML
13 36 (14.34%) Agile Software Development
14 35 (13.94%) DB2
15 34 (13.55%) Analytical Skills
16 33 (13.15%) Java
17 32 (12.75%) WSDL
17 32 (12.75%) Finance
18 28 (11.16%) SSL
19 25 (9.96%) SOA
19 25 (9.96%) WebSphere Application Server
20 24 (9.56%) JMS
20 24 (9.56%) Ab Initio
21 23 (9.16%) PKI
22 22 (8.76%) Configuration Management
23 21 (8.37%) High Availability
24 20 (7.97%) XSD
24 20 (7.97%) Solaris
25 19 (7.57%) Windows
25 19 (7.57%) MQSeries

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 173 (68.92%) WebSphere
2 25 (9.96%) WebSphere Application Server
3 19 (7.57%) MQSeries
4 15 (5.98%) Apache
5 7 (2.79%) JBoss
6 6 (2.39%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.99%) FileNet
8 4 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (1.59%) Confluence
9 3 (1.20%) WebSphere Portal
9 3 (1.20%) WebSphere Process Server
10 2 (0.80%) IIS
11 1 (0.40%) CICS
11 1 (0.40%) Liferay
11 1 (0.40%) Moodle
11 1 (0.40%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.40%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.40%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 28 (11.16%) SSL
2 17 (6.77%) HTTP
3 14 (5.58%) TCP/IP
4 12 (4.78%) LDAP
5 11 (4.38%) Firewall
6 10 (3.98%) IPsec
7 5 (1.99%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (1.99%) Network Security
7 5 (1.99%) SNMP
8 3 (1.20%) WAN
8 3 (1.20%) HTTPS
8 3 (1.20%) SAN
9 2 (0.80%) Intranet
9 2 (0.80%) Internet
9 2 (0.80%) MPLS
9 2 (0.80%) BIG-IP
9 2 (0.80%) BGP
9 2 (0.80%) EIGRP
10 1 (0.40%) Telnet
10 1 (0.40%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.94%) DB2
2 16 (6.37%) Big Data
3 7 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.99%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (1.59%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.20%) PowerCenter
7 2 (0.80%) DataStage
7 2 (0.80%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.40%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 17 (6.77%) SoapUI
2 8 (3.19%) LoadRunner
3 7 (2.79%) Maven
4 5 (1.99%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.59%) JUnit
5 4 (1.59%) JIRA
5 4 (1.59%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.59%) JBehave
5 4 (1.59%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.80%) Ant
General
1 32 (12.75%) Finance
2 9 (3.59%) Banking
3 4 (1.59%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.20%) Retail
4 3 (1.20%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.40%) Automotive
6 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.40%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 59 (23.51%) Consultant
2 50 (19.92%) Architect
3 46 (18.33%) Developer
4 27 (10.76%) Integration Architect
5 22 (8.76%) WebSphere Consultant
6 17 (6.77%) WebSphere Architect
7 15 (5.98%) Middleware Consultant
8 13 (5.18%) Ab Initio Developer
9 11 (4.38%) Designer
9 11 (4.38%) WebSphere Developer
10 10 (3.98%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
10 10 (3.98%) Team Leader
10 10 (3.98%) Senior Developer
11 8 (3.19%) Analyst
11 8 (3.19%) Development Team Leader
11 8 (3.19%) Messaging Analyst
12 7 (2.79%) Administrator
13 6 (2.39%) Security Engineer
13 6 (2.39%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
14 5 (1.99%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (40.24%) WebSphere MQ
2 79 (31.47%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 78 (31.08%) Middleware
4 39 (15.54%) SOAP
5 38 (15.14%) XML
6 32 (12.75%) WSDL
7 24 (9.56%) JMS
8 20 (7.97%) XSD
9 18 (7.17%) Web Services
10 17 (6.77%) REST
11 13 (5.18%) XSLT
12 5 (1.99%) Software Packaging
13 4 (1.59%) Spring
13 4 (1.59%) .NET
14 3 (1.20%) J2EE
14 3 (1.20%) XACML
15 2 (0.80%) Ajax
15 2 (0.80%) Java EE
15 2 (0.80%) EJB
15 2 (0.80%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.55%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (9.16%) PKI
3 13 (5.18%) Clustering
4 11 (4.38%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.79%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.59%) Cryptography
6 4 (1.59%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (1.20%) SWIFT
8 2 (0.80%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.40%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.40%) e-Health
9 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 89 (35.46%) AIX
2 57 (22.71%) UNIX
3 46 (18.33%) Linux
4 20 (7.97%) Solaris
5 19 (7.57%) Windows
6 13 (5.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (3.59%) HPUX
8 7 (2.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.20%) VMS
10 1 (0.40%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (14.34%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (9.96%) SOA
3 22 (8.76%) Configuration Management
4 21 (8.37%) High Availability
5 16 (6.37%) Low Latency
6 14 (5.58%) EAI
7 13 (5.18%) Change Control
7 13 (5.18%) Scrum
7 13 (5.18%) Integration Testing
8 11 (4.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (3.98%) Problem Management
9 10 (3.98%) Use Case
9 10 (3.98%) ETL
10 9 (3.59%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (2.79%) Unit Testing
12 6 (2.39%) Resource Management
12 6 (2.39%) Security Architecture
12 6 (2.39%) DevOps
12 6 (2.39%) Migration
12 6 (2.39%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 48 (19.12%) Shell Script
2 33 (13.15%) Java
3 15 (5.98%) Bash Shell
4 12 (4.78%) JavaScript
5 11 (4.38%) Perl
6 9 (3.59%) SQL
7 7 (2.79%) Python
8 3 (1.20%) C
8 3 (1.20%) C++
8 3 (1.20%) DCL
9 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (7.17%) Security Cleared
2 14 (5.58%) SC Cleared
3 13 (5.18%) IBM Certification
4 4 (1.59%) Degree
5 3 (1.20%) CCNA
5 3 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.40%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.40%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.40%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.98%) SLA
2 6 (2.39%) QA
3 2 (0.80%) BS7799
3 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (2.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.20%) Firmware
2 3 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 19 (7.57%) Tivoli
2 14 (5.58%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 10 (3.98%) CA LISA
4 4 (1.59%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 169 (67.33%) IBM
2 53 (21.12%) Oracle
3 24 (9.56%) Ab Initio
4 16 (6.37%) webMethods
5 13 (5.18%) Microsoft
6 11 (4.38%) Red Hat
7 10 (3.98%) TIBCO
7 10 (3.98%) F5
7 10 (3.98%) Green Hat
7 10 (3.98%) Solace
8 8 (3.19%) Software AG
8 8 (3.19%) Informatica
9 7 (2.79%) SAP
10 5 (1.99%) Siebel
10 5 (1.99%) Sun
10 5 (1.99%) HP
10 5 (1.99%) CA
10 5 (1.99%) Axway
11 4 (1.59%) Atlassian
11 4 (1.59%) Cadence
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