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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere DataPower
Rank 116 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing DataPower 11 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.17% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.60% 0.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Average daily rate
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£575 £458 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.68% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £513 £398
% change year-on-year
-13.17% +28.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
688 617 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.30% 25.98% 20.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 290 176
Average daily rate £358 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £163 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 50 53
Average hourly rate £22.50 £31.50 £27.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +13.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £9.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.25 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -10.11%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DataPower across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

DataPower Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

DataPower
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 17 (80.95%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 16 (76.19%) WebSphere
3 13 (61.90%) IBM
3 13 (61.90%) Middleware
4 12 (57.14%) SOA
5 11 (52.38%) EAI
5 11 (52.38%) Oracle
6 10 (47.62%) SOAP
6 10 (47.62%) XML
6 10 (47.62%) WSDL
7 9 (42.86%) Integration Testing
7 9 (42.86%) TIBCO
7 9 (42.86%) Use Case
7 9 (42.86%) SoapUI
7 9 (42.86%) REST
7 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 9 (42.86%) webMethods
7 9 (42.86%) XSD
7 9 (42.86%) CA LISA
7 9 (42.86%) Green Hat
8 6 (28.57%) Java
8 6 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
10 3 (14.29%) HPUX
10 3 (14.29%) Linux
11 2 (9.52%) Windows NT
11 2 (9.52%) ClearCase
11 2 (9.52%) UNIX
11 2 (9.52%) Windows
11 2 (9.52%) DB2

DataPower
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 16 (76.19%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) DB2
1 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
1 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) SoapUI
2 2 (9.52%) TortoiseSVN
2 2 (9.52%) ClearCase
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) Maven
3 1 (4.76%) CruiseControl
3 1 (4.76%) Hudson
3 1 (4.76%) Ant
General
1 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Architect
1 10 (47.62%) Integration Architect
2 2 (9.52%) Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Consultant
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Consultant
2 2 (9.52%) Systems Integrator
3 1 (4.76%) Messaging Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 13 (61.90%) Middleware
3 10 (47.62%) WSDL
3 10 (47.62%) SOAP
3 10 (47.62%) XML
4 9 (42.86%) XSD
4 9 (42.86%) REST
5 2 (9.52%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (4.76%) Spring
6 1 (4.76%) XSLT
6 1 (4.76%) Web Services
6 1 (4.76%) Spring Batch
6 1 (4.76%) RESTful
6 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) HPUX
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows NT
2 2 (9.52%) zOS
2 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (9.52%) UNIX
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) SOA
2 11 (52.38%) EAI
3 9 (42.86%) Use Case
3 9 (42.86%) Integration Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.76%) XPath
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (42.86%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) IBM
2 11 (52.38%) Oracle
3 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 9 (42.86%) TIBCO
3 9 (42.86%) webMethods
3 9 (42.86%) Green Hat
4 1 (4.76%) HP
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