The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DataPower in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DataPower over the 3 months to 26 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 107 105
Rank change year-on-year +26 -2  
Contract jobs citing DataPower 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.37% 0.068% 0.065%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.09% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
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 Leeds with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 368 514 459
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 33.67% 34.87% 29.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 340 345
Median daily rate £400 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £322 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £565 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 12
Median hourly rate £16.00 £13.80 £11.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.98% +16.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

DataPower
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

DataPower
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DataPower in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 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 Leeds region with a requirement for DataPower.

1 8 (100.00%) IBM
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) CCNP
2 7 (87.50%) HP
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (87.50%) BMC
2 7 (87.50%) Motorola
2 7 (87.50%) BGP
2 7 (87.50%) EIGRP
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (87.50%) MS Visio
2 7 (87.50%) WLAN
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) OPNET
2 7 (87.50%) Blue Coat
2 7 (87.50%) Fortinet
2 7 (87.50%) TippingPoint
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (87.50%) F5
2 7 (87.50%) Splunk
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (87.50%) DMVPN
2 7 (87.50%) FortiGate
2 7 (87.50%) HP UCMDB
2 7 (87.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 7 (87.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 7 (87.50%) IOS XR
2 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco IOS

DataPower
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (87.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) BGP
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco IOS
1 7 (87.50%) DMVPN
1 7 (87.50%) EIGRP
1 7 (87.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 7 (87.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
1 7 (87.50%) IOS XR
1 7 (87.50%) WLAN
2 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Implementation Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) CCNP
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (87.50%) FortiGate
1 7 (87.50%) HP UCMDB
1 7 (87.50%) OPNET
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) IBM
2 7 (87.50%) Blue Coat
2 7 (87.50%) BMC
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) F5
2 7 (87.50%) Fortinet
2 7 (87.50%) HP
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Motorola
2 7 (87.50%) Splunk
2 7 (87.50%) TippingPoint
3 1 (12.50%) Aruba