The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DataPower in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DataPower over the 3 months to 22 June 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
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 549 549 517
Rank change year-on-year 0 -32  
Contract jobs citing DataPower 41 88 105
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.095% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.53% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 41 39
Median daily rate £525 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £450
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14405 16514 16449
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 33.47% 33.34% 32.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9438 11001 10514
Median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £273 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £613 £603
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.02% +3.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 451 529 597
Median hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £18.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.32% +16.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.49 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.78 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £18.69
% change year-on-year +9.89% +21.72%  

DataPower
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

DataPower
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DataPower in England

DataPower
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DataPower in England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DataPower in England

DataPower
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -17 14 £525 +16.02% 2
South East +23 11 - - 3
South West +17 6 £538 +30.30%
Yorkshire +29 4 £450 - 1
North West +23 4 £450 -14.28%
East of England -6 2 - -
DataPower
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 England region with a requirement for DataPower.

1 72 (87.80%) IBM
2 47 (57.32%) WebSphere
3 36 (43.90%) Java
4 28 (34.15%) IBM Integration Bus
5 27 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (29.27%) Middleware
7 23 (28.05%) Finance
8 22 (26.83%) XML
9 21 (25.61%) Web Services
9 21 (25.61%) WebSphere MQ
10 20 (24.39%) SOAP
11 18 (21.95%) SOA
12 17 (20.73%) REST
13 16 (19.51%) Linux
14 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
15 13 (15.85%) XSLT
15 13 (15.85%) RESTful
16 12 (14.63%) Banking
16 12 (14.63%) JavaScript
16 12 (14.63%) WebSphere Application Server
16 12 (14.63%) OO
16 12 (14.63%) Firewall
17 11 (13.41%) Oracle
17 11 (13.41%) .NET
17 11 (13.41%) Data Centre
18 10 (12.20%) J2EE
18 10 (12.20%) Unix
18 10 (12.20%) Project Management
19 9 (10.98%) Windows
19 9 (10.98%) Perl

DataPower
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 47 (57.32%) WebSphere
2 12 (14.63%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (9.76%) Apache
4 7 (8.54%) JBoss
5 5 (6.10%) IIS
5 5 (6.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (6.10%) WebSphere Process Server
6 4 (4.88%) Gentran
6 4 (4.88%) Mule ESB
6 4 (4.88%) WebLogic
6 4 (4.88%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (4.88%) WebSphere Portal
7 3 (3.66%) GlassFish
7 3 (3.66%) IBM HTTP Server
7 3 (3.66%) Mule
7 3 (3.66%) WebLogic Integration
8 2 (2.44%) iPlanet
8 2 (2.44%) Liferay
8 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.22%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (8.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (6.10%) SAP HCM
2 3 (3.66%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.22%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.54%) OpenShift
2 5 (6.10%) Boomi
2 5 (6.10%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.63%) Firewall
2 7 (8.54%) BGP
2 7 (8.54%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (8.54%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (8.54%) DMVPN
2 7 (8.54%) EIGRP
2 7 (8.54%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 7 (8.54%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 7 (8.54%) IOS XR
2 7 (8.54%) WLAN
3 6 (7.32%) HTTP
4 5 (6.10%) FTP
4 5 (6.10%) SSL
4 5 (6.10%) TCP/IP
5 4 (4.88%) DNS
6 3 (3.66%) HTTPS
6 3 (3.66%) SNMP
6 3 (3.66%) SSH
7 2 (2.44%) LDAP
7 2 (2.44%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.76%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (9.76%) MongoDB
2 7 (8.54%) Redis
3 6 (7.32%) DB2
4 4 (4.88%) DataStage
4 4 (4.88%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.66%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.22%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.22%) Big Data
6 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.22%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (8.54%) GitLab
2 3 (3.66%) JIRA
2 3 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.22%) jMock
3 1 (1.22%) JUnit
3 1 (1.22%) Mockito
General
1 23 (28.05%) Finance
2 12 (14.63%) Banking
3 7 (8.54%) Retail
4 2 (2.44%) Prime Brokerage
5 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Legal
5 1 (1.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 24 (29.27%) Developer
2 9 (10.98%) Architect
3 8 (9.76%) Consultant
4 7 (8.54%) Cisco Engineer
4 7 (8.54%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (8.54%) Java Developer
4 7 (8.54%) WebSphere Developer
5 6 (7.32%) Integration Specialist
6 5 (6.10%) Integration Developer
6 5 (6.10%) Platform Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Integration Architect
7 4 (4.88%) Migration Specialist
7 4 (4.88%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.88%) WebSphere Specialist
8 3 (3.66%) Middleware Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Technical Leader
8 3 (3.66%) WebSphere Consultant
9 2 (2.44%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (34.15%) IBM Integration Bus
2 24 (29.27%) Middleware
3 22 (26.83%) XML
4 21 (25.61%) Web Services
4 21 (25.61%) WebSphere MQ
5 20 (24.39%) SOAP
6 17 (20.73%) REST
7 13 (15.85%) RESTful
7 13 (15.85%) XSLT
8 11 (13.41%) .NET
9 10 (12.20%) J2EE
10 9 (10.98%) JSON
11 5 (6.10%) HTML
12 4 (4.88%) CSS
12 4 (4.88%) EDI
12 4 (4.88%) Java EE
12 4 (4.88%) JMS
12 4 (4.88%) jQuery
12 4 (4.88%) JSP
12 4 (4.88%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.98%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.66%) PKI
5 2 (2.44%) Clustering
5 2 (2.44%) Derivative
6 1 (1.22%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.51%) Linux
2 10 (12.20%) Unix
3 9 (10.98%) Windows
4 4 (4.88%) AIX
4 4 (4.88%) Solaris
5 2 (2.44%) zOS
6 1 (1.22%) HPUX
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.22%) SUSE
6 1 (1.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (21.95%) SOA
3 12 (14.63%) OO
4 10 (12.20%) Project Management
5 9 (10.98%) Open Source
6 8 (9.76%) API Development
6 8 (9.76%) Migration
7 7 (8.54%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (8.54%) DevOps
8 6 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (7.32%) TDD
8 6 (7.32%) UML
9 5 (6.10%) Configuration Management
9 5 (6.10%) CRM
9 5 (6.10%) Infrastructure Management
9 5 (6.10%) Release Management
9 5 (6.10%) Use Case
10 4 (4.88%) BPEL
10 4 (4.88%) BPMN
10 4 (4.88%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 36 (43.90%) Java
2 12 (14.63%) JavaScript
3 9 (10.98%) Perl
4 7 (8.54%) Python
4 7 (8.54%) SQL
5 5 (6.10%) XPath
6 4 (4.88%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.44%) Jython
8 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.22%) C#
8 1 (1.22%) Groovy
8 1 (1.22%) Scala
8 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) CCNP
1 7 (8.54%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.44%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.22%) CCSE
3 1 (1.22%) ISEB
3 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) SLA
2 2 (2.44%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (10.98%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 8 (9.76%) Ansible
3 7 (8.54%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (8.54%) FortiGate
3 7 (8.54%) HP UCMDB
3 7 (8.54%) OPNET
4 1 (1.22%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 72 (87.80%) IBM
2 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
3 11 (13.41%) Oracle
4 9 (10.98%) SAP
5 8 (9.76%) Cisco
6 7 (8.54%) Blue Coat
6 7 (8.54%) BMC
6 7 (8.54%) F5
6 7 (8.54%) Fortinet
6 7 (8.54%) HP
6 7 (8.54%) Motorola
6 7 (8.54%) Splunk
6 7 (8.54%) TippingPoint
6 7 (8.54%) WSO2
7 5 (6.10%) Dell
8 4 (4.88%) Apigee
8 4 (4.88%) IBM Sterling
9 3 (3.66%) Kony
9 3 (3.66%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (3.66%) Software AG
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