The first table below looks at the demand for DataStage skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataStage over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 105 105 117
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Contract jobs citing DataStage 19 21 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.67% 0.83% 0.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.27% 5.04% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 2
Average daily rate £500 £500 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +48.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
445 417 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.71% 16.58% 10.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 158 138
Average daily rate £380 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 33 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £33.75 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.14% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £29.16
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.97%
DataStage
South East

DataStage
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DataStage across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DataStage Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

DataStage
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DataStage across the Berkshire region.

DataStage Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

DataStage
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataStage within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Slough +7 7 £500 -9.09%
DataStage
South East

DataStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing DataStage also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DataStage.

1 26 (74.29%) Oracle
2 17 (48.57%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (40.00%) DB2
3 14 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (34.29%) SAP
5 11 (31.43%) SQL
5 11 (31.43%) IBM
6 10 (28.57%) ETL
7 9 (25.71%) Cognos
7 9 (25.71%) Telecoms
8 8 (22.86%) Workflow
8 8 (22.86%) PL/SQL
9 6 (17.14%) Business Objects
9 6 (17.14%) Finance
10 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database
10 5 (14.29%) WebSphere
10 5 (14.29%) Metastorm
10 5 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (14.29%) .NET
10 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 5 (14.29%) XML
11 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
11 4 (11.43%) SAP BW
11 4 (11.43%) Technical Analysis
11 4 (11.43%) Dimensional Modelling
12 3 (8.57%) RPG IV
12 3 (8.57%) iSeries
12 3 (8.57%) Oracle ODI
12 3 (8.57%) Web Application Development
12 3 (8.57%) Banking

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing DataStage also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DataStage. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (2.86%) Commerce Server
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) FTP
2 1 (2.86%) SSH
2 1 (2.86%) SSL
2 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (40.00%) DB2
3 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 5 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 4 (11.43%) SAP BW
5 3 (8.57%) Oracle ODI
6 2 (5.71%) SAP BI
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (5.71%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.86%) Big Data
7 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.86%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (2.86%) QlikView
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) ERwin
1 3 (8.57%) Toad
2 2 (5.71%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.86%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 1 (2.86%) Ant
General
1 9 (25.71%) Telecoms
2 6 (17.14%) Finance
3 3 (8.57%) Banking
4 2 (5.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Project Manager
2 10 (28.57%) Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 5 (14.29%) Technical Manager
5 5 (14.29%) Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
6 4 (11.43%) Contracts Manager
7 3 (8.57%) Ab Initio Developer
7 3 (8.57%) RPG Developer
7 3 (8.57%) DataStage Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Project Delivery Manager
9 1 (2.86%) Designer
9 1 (2.86%) SAP BW Project Manager
9 1 (2.86%) ETL Designer
9 1 (2.86%) Talend Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) .NET
1 5 (14.29%) XML
2 3 (8.57%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.86%) ISPF
3 1 (2.86%) X-Windows
3 1 (2.86%) XML Schema
3 1 (2.86%) MSMQ
3 1 (2.86%) J2EE
3 1 (2.86%) JDBC
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) iSeries
2 2 (5.71%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (5.71%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.71%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) UNIX
1 2 (5.71%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (28.57%) ETL
3 8 (22.86%) Workflow
4 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
4 4 (11.43%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (11.43%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (8.57%) Web Application Development
5 3 (8.57%) Automated Testing
5 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.57%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.71%) Release Management
6 2 (5.71%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (5.71%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.71%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (2.86%) Data Governance
7 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) SQL
2 8 (22.86%) PL/SQL
3 3 (8.57%) RPG IV
3 3 (8.57%) RPG
4 2 (5.71%) Java
5 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.86%) Jython
5 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) nmon
Vendors
1 26 (74.29%) Oracle
2 12 (34.29%) SAP
3 11 (31.43%) IBM
4 9 (25.71%) Cognos
5 6 (17.14%) Business Objects
6 5 (14.29%) Metastorm
7 3 (8.57%) Ab Initio
8 2 (5.71%) Informatica
8 2 (5.71%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (5.71%) Talend
9 1 (2.86%) Lotus
9 1 (2.86%) HP
9 1 (2.86%) Teradata