Period
to 11 December 2019

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 6 months to 11 December 2019 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
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 745 774 748
Rank change year-on-year +29 -26 -2
Contract jobs citing DataPower 11 101 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.015% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.048% 0.32% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 54 61
England median daily rate £438 £460 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.89% -10.24% +20.59%
10th Percentile £389 £318 £338
90th Percentile £540 £675 £613
UK median daily rate £550 £460 £513
% change year-on-year +19.57% -10.24% +20.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 22,917 31,364 31,730
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 31.28% 32.52% 33.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,689 20,743 21,141
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £258 £280 £263
90th Percentile £675 £663 £656
UK median daily rate £463 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -2.63% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 936 969 918
England median hourly rate £23.30 £20.00 £20.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.50% -2.68% +2.75%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.10 £11.18
90th Percentile £53.75 £48.75 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £20.60
% change year-on-year +17.50% -2.91% +3.00%

DataPower
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 11 December 2019.

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 6 months to 11 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +93 6 £450 -14.29% 2
South East +54 4 £408 -14.21% 3
Midlands +46 1 - -
DataPower
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 2019, 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 England region with a requirement for DataPower.

1 7 (63.64%) IBM
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (27.27%) SAP
4 3 (27.27%) SOAP
4 3 (27.27%) Middleware
4 3 (27.27%) SSL
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
4 3 (27.27%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) REST
4 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
5 2 (18.18%) Gherkin
5 2 (18.18%) Bitbucket
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (18.18%) Docker
5 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (18.18%) Appium
5 2 (18.18%) Kubernetes
5 2 (18.18%) Mule ESB
5 2 (18.18%) API Testing
5 2 (18.18%) SAP HANA
5 2 (18.18%) hybris
5 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
5 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 2 (18.18%) Mule

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 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
1 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (18.18%) Mule
2 2 (18.18%) Mule ESB
3 1 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) AWS
1 2 (18.18%) Azure
2 1 (9.09%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SSL
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) FTP
3 1 (9.09%) HTTP
3 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
3 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
3 1 (9.09%) SMTP
3 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SAP HANA
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) Appium
2 2 (18.18%) Bitbucket
2 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Selenium
2 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
3 1 (9.09%) Artifactory
3 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket Server
3 1 (9.09%) SilkTest
3 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
3 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
3 1 (9.09%) TestCafe
General
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Middleware Specialist
1 3 (27.27%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 3 (27.27%) Test Automation Specialist
1 3 (27.27%) Test Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Data Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Data Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) WSO2 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (27.27%) Middleware
2 3 (27.27%) REST
2 3 (27.27%) SOAP
3 2 (18.18%) Gherkin
3 2 (18.18%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) JSON
4 1 (9.09%) LDAP
4 1 (9.09%) Node.js
4 1 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) AIX
3 1 (9.09%) Check Point GAiA
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
2 2 (18.18%) API Testing
2 2 (18.18%) BDD
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Data Governance
3 1 (9.09%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (9.09%) Data Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Microservices
3 1 (9.09%) SDET
3 1 (9.09%) SIEM
3 1 (9.09%) Strategic Thinking
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Leadership
3 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
2 1 (9.09%) Firmware
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) IBM
2 3 (27.27%) SAP
3 2 (18.18%) hybris
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) IronPort
4 1 (9.09%) Micro Focus
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) TIBCO
4 1 (9.09%) WSO2