Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 124 117
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7 -4
Contract jobs citing DataPower 12 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.41% 0.14% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.45% 0.45% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 8
Edinburgh median daily rate £525 £430 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.24% -13.01% +3.95%
10th Percentile £513 £415 £410
90th Percentile £538 £444 £600
Scotland median daily rate £525 £420 £456
% change year-on-year +25.00% -7.95% -3.95%
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 828 663 916
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 28.07% 31.26% 28.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 370 430
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £260 £256 £225
90th Percentile £550 £532 £525
Scotland median daily rate £380 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +8.57% -3.45% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 13
Edinburgh median hourly rate £26.25 £19.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% +16.67% +37.50%
10th Percentile £10.69 £11.15 £12.35
90th Percentile £39.20 £52.00 £29.95
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £31.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -23.20% +48.81% -6.67%

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 23 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for DataPower.

1 10 (83.33%) Banking
2 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) XML
2 7 (58.33%) XSLT
2 7 (58.33%) IBM
3 6 (50.00%) Unix
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) SOAP
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (41.67%) RESTful
4 5 (41.67%) jQuery
4 5 (41.67%) Maven
4 5 (41.67%) Ajax
4 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
4 5 (41.67%) Java EE
4 5 (41.67%) Hibernate
4 5 (41.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (41.67%) IIS
4 5 (41.67%) EJB
4 5 (41.67%) Perl
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) JBoss
4 5 (41.67%) Apache
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
4 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (41.67%) JPA

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) Apache
1 5 (41.67%) IIS
1 5 (41.67%) JBoss
1 5 (41.67%) WebSphere
1 5 (41.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (8.33%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (41.67%) IaaS
1 5 (41.67%) PaaS
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 4 (33.33%) LDAP
3 4 (33.33%) NetScaler
4 2 (16.67%) Internet
4 2 (16.67%) Intranet
4 2 (16.67%) SSL
5 1 (8.33%) HTTP
5 1 (8.33%) VPN
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) XMLSpy
General
1 10 (83.33%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Java Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Platform Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Platform Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) XML
1 7 (58.33%) XSLT
2 6 (50.00%) SOAP
3 5 (41.67%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) Ajax
3 5 (41.67%) EJB
3 5 (41.67%) EJB 3.0
3 5 (41.67%) Hibernate
3 5 (41.67%) Java EE
3 5 (41.67%) JPA
3 5 (41.67%) jQuery
3 5 (41.67%) RESTful
4 2 (16.67%) REST
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) WSDL
4 2 (16.67%) XSD
5 1 (8.33%) HTML
5 1 (8.33%) JSON
5 1 (8.33%) Spring
5 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) PKI
2 2 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (16.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Unix
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Change Control
2 4 (33.33%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (25.00%) Content Management
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Runbook
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Kanban
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) Microservices
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (8.33%) SOA
5 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Ansible
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) IBM
2 5 (41.67%) F5
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 4 (33.33%) Imperva
4 3 (25.00%) Adobe
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle