Period
to 26 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DataPower in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DataPower over the 6 months to 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IBM WebSphere DataPower
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 238 227 290
Rank change year-on-year -11 +63 +13
Contract jobs citing DataPower 3 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.046% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.11% 0.38% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 11
City of London median daily rate £588 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.29% -2.78% -5.26%
10th Percentile £569 £338 £409
90th Percentile £606 £504 £601
Central London median daily rate £588 £438 £450
% change year-on-year +34.29% -2.78% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

DataPower is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2676 2659 4351
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 41.42% 38.99% 38.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2036 2175 3426
City of London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - -
10th Percentile £313 £304 £263
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £510 £473 £450
% change year-on-year +7.94% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 33 68
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £20.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.58% -7.57% -2.12%
10th Percentile £12.51 £11.25 £12.95
90th Percentile £31.74 £50.40 £52.88
Central London median hourly rate £17.85 £19.00 £20.45
% change year-on-year -6.07% -7.07% -2.64%

DataPower
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing DataPower as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for DataPower in the City of London

DataPower
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DataPower in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for DataPower in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for DataPower.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) XSLT
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) PKI
1 2 (66.67%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Telnet
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Kanban
2 1 (33.33%) JPA
2 1 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful

DataPower
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) SNMP
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) Telnet
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Data Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) EJB
2 1 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) JPA
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) WSDL
2 1 (33.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Cryptography
1 1 (33.33%) Kanban
1 1 (33.33%) Microservices
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat