Period
to 25 March 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DataPower in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DataPower over the 6 months to 25 March 2019 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
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 165 191 182
Rank change year-on-year +26 -9 +2
Contract jobs citing DataPower 20 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.49% 0.33% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.52% 0.98% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 5
East of England median daily rate £333 £456 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.12% -8.75% -
10th Percentile £312 £416 £455
90th Percentile £488 £493 £523
England median daily rate £460 £506 £475
% change year-on-year -9.14% +6.58% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

DataPower is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,315 1,529 1,422
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 32.14% 33.22% 32.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 721 892 818
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33% -3.85%
10th Percentile £203 £225 £193
90th Percentile £600 £588 £550
England median daily rate £475 £465 £440
% change year-on-year +2.15% +5.68% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 79 104
East of England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.45 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.65% +16.86% -18.60%
10th Percentile £11.16 £11.35 £10.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.50 £47.50
England median hourly rate £20.25 £21.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year -7.56% +9.50% -3.03%

DataPower
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing DataPower as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for DataPower in the East of England

DataPower
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DataPower in the East of England

DataPower
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DataPower in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DataPower in the East of England

DataPower
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataPower within the East of England region over the 6 months to 25 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +16 20 £333 -26.11%
DataPower
England

For the 6 months to 25 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing DataPower also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for DataPower.

1 20 (100.00%) IBM
2 15 (75.00%) SOAP
2 15 (75.00%) Web Services
2 15 (75.00%) XSLT
2 15 (75.00%) Client/Server
2 15 (75.00%) SSL
2 15 (75.00%) REST
2 15 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (60.00%) JSON
3 12 (60.00%) VPN
3 12 (60.00%) LDAP
3 12 (60.00%) XML
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (25.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 5 (25.00%) Spring
5 4 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
6 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (10.00%) DevOps
7 2 (10.00%) Firewall
8 1 (5.00%) FMCG

DataPower
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) SSL
2 12 (60.00%) VPN
3 2 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Support Specialist
1 5 (25.00%) Web Specialist
2 4 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Integration Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) REST
1 15 (75.00%) SOAP
1 15 (75.00%) Web Services
1 15 (75.00%) XSLT
2 12 (60.00%) JSON
2 12 (60.00%) LDAP
2 12 (60.00%) XML
3 5 (25.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 5 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (75.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
2 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (10.00%) DevOps
3 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) IBM