Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DataPower in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DataPower over the 6 months to 19 November 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
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 341 354 316
Rank change year-on-year +13 -38 +32
Contract jobs citing DataPower 17 11 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.10% 0.066% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.22% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 60
South East median daily rate £340 £448 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.02% -0.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £313 £386 £410
90th Percentile £388 £515 £538
England median daily rate £500 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% -0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4786 4934 5957
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.86% 29.69% 30.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2806 2841 3446
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.58% +7.75%
10th Percentile £218 £225 £225
90th Percentile £563 £575 £526
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 287 321
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.68 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.54% +21.44% +17.40%
10th Percentile £10.69 £12.03 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.00 £54.25 £47.83
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.75 £19.03
% change year-on-year -1.20% +9.04% +5.72%

DataPower
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing DataPower as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for DataPower in the South East

DataPower
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DataPower in the South East

DataPower
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataPower within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley +4 14 £325 -30.85%
Buckinghamshire -18 12 £325 -30.85%
Hampshire - 3 £375 -
Berkshire - 2 £325 -
DataPower
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 South East region with a requirement for DataPower.

1 17 (100.00%) IBM
2 12 (70.59%) SMTP
3 10 (58.82%) FTP
3 10 (58.82%) Java
3 10 (58.82%) SSL
3 10 (58.82%) WebSphere MQ
3 10 (58.82%) webMethods
3 10 (58.82%) WebSphere
4 9 (52.94%) cXML
4 9 (52.94%) Data Security
4 9 (52.94%) RosettaNet
4 9 (52.94%) ActionScript 3.0
4 9 (52.94%) ActionScript 2.0
4 9 (52.94%) High Availability
4 9 (52.94%) Internet
4 9 (52.94%) XML Schema
4 9 (52.94%) B2B
4 9 (52.94%) ebXML
4 9 (52.94%) SQL
4 9 (52.94%) ActionScript
4 9 (52.94%) XML
4 9 (52.94%) HTTP
4 9 (52.94%) EDI
4 9 (52.94%) EAI
4 9 (52.94%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (52.94%) API Development
5 5 (29.41%) Linux
6 4 (23.53%) Firewall
7 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
7 3 (17.65%) Citrix

DataPower
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (58.82%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.88%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) SMTP
2 10 (58.82%) FTP
2 10 (58.82%) SSL
3 9 (52.94%) HTTP
3 9 (52.94%) Internet
4 4 (23.53%) Firewall
5 3 (17.65%) NetScaler
6 2 (11.76%) Network Security
7 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) GitLab
General
1 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Security Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Integration Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Scripter
3 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Ab Initio Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) EAI Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Middleware Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) WebSphere MQ
2 9 (52.94%) cXML
2 9 (52.94%) ebXML
2 9 (52.94%) EDI
2 9 (52.94%) XML
2 9 (52.94%) XML Schema
3 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) AIX
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (5.88%) SUSE
3 1 (5.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) API Development
1 9 (52.94%) B2B
1 9 (52.94%) Data Security
1 9 (52.94%) EAI
1 9 (52.94%) High Availability
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Change Management
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.88%) Low Latency
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) ActionScript
2 9 (52.94%) ActionScript 2.0
2 9 (52.94%) ActionScript 3.0
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) RosettaNet
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) IBM
2 10 (58.82%) webMethods
3 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) Citrix
3 3 (17.65%) IronPort
4 1 (5.88%) Ab Initio
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Software AG
4 1 (5.88%) WSO2