Period
to 10 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DataPower in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DataPower over the 6 months to 10 December 2018 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 127 115
Rank change year-on-year -6 -12 +5
Contract jobs citing DataPower 5 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.18% 0.41% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 1.50% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Edinburgh median daily rate - £525 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.24% -13.01%
Scotland median daily rate £456 £525 £420
% change year-on-year -13.10% +25.00% -7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 776 799 620
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 27.22% 27.49% 31.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 436 360
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +3.85%
10th Percentile £239 £258 £250
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 10
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £26.25 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +36.36% +8.39%
10th Percentile £14.02 £17.78 £14.11
90th Percentile £46.63 £35.00 £52.00
Scotland median hourly rate £18.75 £20.21 £21.00
% change year-on-year -7.22% -3.76% +12.75%

DataPower
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing DataPower as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for DataPower in Edinburgh

DataPower
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DataPower in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for DataPower.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) CA
2 3 (60.00%) BPR
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) UML
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) Java EE
2 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) KYC
2 3 (60.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 3 (60.00%) Business Process Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) Protractor
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Node.js
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Microservices
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium

DataPower
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Protractor
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
1 2 (40.00%) SilkTest
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Java EE
1 3 (60.00%) JSON
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 3 (60.00%) BPR
2 3 (60.00%) Business Process Modelling
2 3 (60.00%) KYC
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Microservices
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) CA
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Atlassian