The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DataPower in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DataPower over the 3 months to 24 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 122 123
Rank change year-on-year +26 +1  
Contract jobs citing DataPower 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.28% 0.049% 0.047%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.92% 0.14% 0.16%
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 437 706 631
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 30.99% 34.41% 29.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 451 442
Median daily rate £400 £413 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +14.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £555 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 19
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -21.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.67 £10.66 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £17.08 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £18.69
% change year-on-year +11.11% +20.38%  

DataPower
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

DataPower
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DataPower in West Yorkshire

DataPower
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +24 4 £450 - 1
DataPower
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire 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