The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 126 114 110
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Contract jobs citing DataStage 1 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.038% 0.62% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.28% 3.33% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Average daily rate
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- £438 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +56.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £444 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.85% +36.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
363 480 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.72% 18.45% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 251 137
Average daily rate £365 £388 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.80% +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 4
Average hourly rate £39.50 £19.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.89% -25.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £17.12 £17.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £24.55 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Oracle
1 8 (100.00%) ETL
2 7 (87.50%) DB2
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
4 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
4 5 (62.50%) Dimensional Modelling
5 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
7 2 (25.00%) Star Schema
7 2 (25.00%) IBM
7 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (25.00%) Data Mapping
7 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
8 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
8 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (12.50%) Information Management
8 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
8 1 (12.50%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (12.50%) Dependency Management
8 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
8 1 (12.50%) QA
8 1 (12.50%) Informatica
8 1 (12.50%) Lotus

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) DB2
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) Star Schema
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (12.50%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) DataStage Developer
3 2 (25.00%) ETL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ETL
2 5 (62.50%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Data Mapping
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Information Management
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (12.50%) Dependency Management
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Informatica
3 1 (12.50%) Lotus