Eh, I wish there would have been more on screen evidence. It really irked me in ep3 when they are fighting and they get into a "force duel" if you will, they both try to do a force push on each other. This is a case where Anakin's raw power could have been shown, but no it showed them as more or less even.
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It kind of fluctuated, didn't it? In Legends, Anakin first started out as weaker since he was untrained, but then he became stronger between ep 1 and 2. Then by the clone wars, Obi-Wan overtook him again, and then Anakin overtook Obi-Wan again by the end of the Clone Wars. Then, when they were fighting on Mustafar, Obi-Wan increased in power immensely, and started rivaling Vader in power. Then Vader was put in the suit, and for that reason Obi-Wan overtook him. Then Vader gained a mastery in the Force, and Obi-Wan grew old, so Vader overtook him again.
Originally during the making of ANH, Vader was supposed to be 2/3 as powerful as Obi-Wan, but that was retconned in the Legends continuity. Not in the Canon, as far as I know, though.
I don't know why people eye him as some god-like figure?
He was conceived by the Force. Big deal. There are Force-users un-sprung by the Force and still possess an enormous Force strength(e.g: Vitiate)
He is still an above-average Jedi despite the prophecy and characters' claims.
Anakin Skywalker gets so much hype.
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