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 3 months to 29 March 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 87 80
Contract jobs citing DataPower 0 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - 0.27% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.89% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.77% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 286 448 314
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 31.43% 29.71% 21.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 222 188
Median daily rate £388 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £288 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 5
Median hourly rate £52.17 £39.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.76% +116.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £26.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -26.41% +43.24%  

DataPower
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing DataPower as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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