Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 121 124
Rank change year-on-year -7 +3 -8
Contract jobs citing DataPower 8 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.42% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.96% 1.53% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Edinburgh median daily rate £575 £525 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% +22.24% -13.01%
10th Percentile £563 £513 £415
90th Percentile £588 £538 £444
Scotland median daily rate £413 £488 £423
% change year-on-year -15.38% +15.38% -11.05%
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 830 719 815
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 27.92% 27.28% 33.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 393 437
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +9.27%
10th Percentile £258 £263 £278
90th Percentile £547 £538 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £378 £350
% change year-on-year +5.96% +7.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 9
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.67% +89.69% -9.63%
10th Percentile £12.60 £10.81 £10.78
90th Percentile £20.83 £43.39 £49.50
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year -41.67% -18.37% +98.65%

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 18 September 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 7 (87.50%) IBM
1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) JIRA
2 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 4 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) RESTful
2 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) Node.js
2 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (50.00%) Microservices
2 4 (50.00%) SilkTest
2 4 (50.00%) Protractor
3 3 (37.50%) Business Process Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Java EE
3 3 (37.50%) JSON
3 3 (37.50%) KYC
3 3 (37.50%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (37.50%) UML

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 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (50.00%) JIRA
1 4 (50.00%) Protractor
1 4 (50.00%) Selenium
1 4 (50.00%) SilkTest
General
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Tester
1 4 (50.00%) Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Node.js
1 4 (50.00%) RESTful
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (37.50%) Java EE
2 3 (37.50%) JSON
2 3 (37.50%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) Microservices
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (37.50%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 3 (37.50%) BPR
3 3 (37.50%) Business Process Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) KYC
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) OOP
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) Atlassian
3 3 (37.50%) CA
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft