The table below looks at the prevalence of the term DataPower in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DataPower over the 3 months to 28 April 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 / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 143 145
Rank change year-on-year +26 +2  
Contract jobs citing DataPower 7 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.32% 0.10% 0.069%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.98% 0.33% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £500 £225 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +122.22% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.33% -  
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 711 896 804
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 32.90% 30.51% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 611 489
Median daily rate £402 £400 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.37% +13.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 32
Median hourly rate £13.85 £14.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.48% +5.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.92 £10.21 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.24 £20.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.82
% change year-on-year +8.69% +22.24%  

DataPower
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

DataPower
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DataPower in Yorkshire

DataPower
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
West Yorkshire +22 6 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £500 -
DataPower
England

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for DataPower.

1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (85.71%) MS Visio
1 6 (85.71%) WLAN
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) IBM
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) CCNP
1 6 (85.71%) HP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (85.71%) BMC
1 6 (85.71%) Motorola
1 6 (85.71%) BGP
1 6 (85.71%) EIGRP
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) OPNET
1 6 (85.71%) Blue Coat
1 6 (85.71%) Fortinet
1 6 (85.71%) TippingPoint
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (85.71%) Splunk
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (85.71%) DMVPN
1 6 (85.71%) FortiGate
1 6 (85.71%) HP UCMDB
1 6 (85.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 6 (85.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco IOS
1 6 (85.71%) F5
1 6 (85.71%) IOS XR
1 6 (85.71%) Data Centre

DataPower
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 1 (14.29%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (85.71%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) BGP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco IOS
1 6 (85.71%) DMVPN
1 6 (85.71%) EIGRP
1 6 (85.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 6 (85.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 6 (85.71%) Firewall
1 6 (85.71%) IOS XR
1 6 (85.71%) WLAN
2 1 (14.29%) LDAP
2 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Engineer
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Design Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Implementation Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Jython
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (85.71%) FortiGate
1 6 (85.71%) HP UCMDB
1 6 (85.71%) OPNET
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Blue Coat
1 6 (85.71%) BMC
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) F5
1 6 (85.71%) Fortinet
1 6 (85.71%) HP
1 6 (85.71%) IBM
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) Motorola
1 6 (85.71%) Splunk
1 6 (85.71%) TippingPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Aruba