Period
to 19 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DataPower in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DataPower over the 6 months to 19 February 2018 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 187 148
Rank change year-on-year +5 -39 +5
Contract jobs citing DataPower 6 10 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.19% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 0.69% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 32
West Midlands median daily rate £625 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.89% - -11.33%
10th Percentile £548 £435 £363
90th Percentile £663 £465 £488
England median daily rate £513 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +20.59% -5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands 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 West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,402 1,441 1,373
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 29.52% 27.54% 26.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 930 872 818
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.80%
10th Percentile £216 £213 £213
90th Percentile £540 £540 £536
England median daily rate £458 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +4.57% +2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 78 74
West Midlands median hourly rate £21.79 £18.47 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.98% +5.54% -12.50%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.93 £10.50
90th Percentile £42.25 £43.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £22.35 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +11.73% - +14.29%

DataPower
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing DataPower as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for DataPower in the West Midlands

DataPower
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DataPower in the West Midlands

DataPower
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataPower within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. 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
Birmingham - 6 £625 -
DataPower
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for DataPower.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) IIS
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) JBoss
1 6 (100.00%) Apache
1 6 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) CA
1 6 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 6 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 6 (100.00%) Nagios
1 6 (100.00%) Middleware
1 6 (100.00%) Micro Focus
1 6 (100.00%) JMeter
1 6 (100.00%) Serena
1 6 (100.00%) Teradata
1 6 (100.00%) PKI
1 6 (100.00%) JSON
1 6 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation

DataPower
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (100.00%) Apache
1 6 (100.00%) IIS
1 6 (100.00%) JBoss
1 6 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 6 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) GitLab
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (100.00%) JMeter
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
1 6 (100.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) JSON
1 6 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
1 6 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 6 (100.00%) Release Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Ansible
1 6 (100.00%) Graylog
1 6 (100.00%) logstash
1 6 (100.00%) Nagios
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
1 6 (100.00%) Rundeck
1 6 (100.00%) Single Sign-On
1 6 (100.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) CA
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) Micro Focus
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) Serena
1 6 (100.00%) Splunk
1 6 (100.00%) Teradata