Period
to 19 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DataPower in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DataPower over the 6 months to 19 January 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 > Scotland
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 182 173 148
Rank change year-on-year -9 -25 +5
Contract jobs citing DataPower 3 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.064% 0.21% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.72% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 8
Scotland median daily rate £425 £525 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.05% +27.27% -5.71%
10th Percentile £413 £513 £223
90th Percentile £438 £538 £462
UK median daily rate £500 £513 £425
% change year-on-year -2.44% +20.59% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland 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 Scotland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,344 1,388 1,286
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 28.59% 29.05% 34.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 743 762 727
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -
10th Percentile £213 £201 £210
90th Percentile £538 £525 £513
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 45 47
Scotland median hourly rate £21.56 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.81% -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £11.10
90th Percentile £45.76 £43.25 £50.80
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £20.94 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.08% +4.68% -

DataPower
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for DataPower in Scotland

DataPower
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DataPower in Scotland

DataPower
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataPower within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £425 -
Edinburgh +6 1 - -
DataPower
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Scotland region with a requirement for DataPower.

1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Portal
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) AIX
2 2 (66.67%) Solaris
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Informatica
3 1 (33.33%) PowerCenter
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Flume
3 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins

DataPower
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Server Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Server Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Solaris
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Extraction
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) Microservices
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Informatica