The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DataPower in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataPower over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 104 109 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing DataPower 13 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.52% 0.54% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.95% 2.01% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £465 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £478 £475 £465
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DataPower
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
665 695 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.58% 26.89% 27.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 336 286
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £200 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 60 39
Average hourly rate £20.75 £26.88 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.79% +34.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.99 £10.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.32 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +14.28%

DataPower
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

DataPower Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

DataPower
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DataPower across the West Midlands region.

DataPower Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

DataPower
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataPower within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Birmingham - 9 £450 - 1
Warwickshire +5 1 - -
DataPower
England

DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 12 (66.67%) Java
1 12 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 9 (50.00%) Scrum
3 9 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (44.44%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 8 (44.44%) IBM
5 4 (22.22%) SOA
5 4 (22.22%) SOAP
6 3 (16.67%) XML
6 3 (16.67%) XSD
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle
6 3 (16.67%) EAI
6 3 (16.67%) WSDL
6 3 (16.67%) TIBCO
6 3 (16.67%) Middleware
6 3 (16.67%) webMethods
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 3 (16.67%) SoapUI
6 3 (16.67%) REST
6 3 (16.67%) Use Case
6 3 (16.67%) CA LISA
6 3 (16.67%) Green Hat
6 3 (16.67%) Solace
7 2 (11.11%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
8 1 (5.56%) Workflow
8 1 (5.56%) Finance
8 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 12 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) Liferay
2 1 (5.56%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Architect
2 8 (44.44%) Integration Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 3 (16.67%) WebSphere Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Leader
4 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Developer
4 2 (11.11%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Data Integration Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Data Integration Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 4 (22.22%) SOAP
3 3 (16.67%) Middleware
3 3 (16.67%) XML
3 3 (16.67%) XSD
3 3 (16.67%) WSDL
3 3 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (5.56%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Scrum
1 9 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (22.22%) SOA
3 3 (16.67%) EAI
3 3 (16.67%) Use Case
3 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Data Governance
4 1 (5.56%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) B2B
4 1 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) IBM
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) TIBCO
2 3 (16.67%) webMethods
2 3 (16.67%) Green Hat
2 3 (16.67%) Solace
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle