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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 122 134 113
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Contract jobs citing DataStage 7 1 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.28% 0.035% 0.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.08% 0.26% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 10
Average daily rate £388 £238 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.15% -52.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £238 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £238 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £387 £500
% change year-on-year
+9.79% -22.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DataStage
South East

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
336 387 468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.46% 13.71% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 238 252
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 17
Average hourly rate £12.17 £32.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.56% +140.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £18.20 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £125.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DataStage across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

DataStage Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 7 £388 -
DataStage
South East

DataStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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%) ETL
2 7 (87.50%) IBM
2 7 (87.50%) Migration
3 6 (75.00%) Informatica
3 6 (75.00%) SAP IS-U
3 6 (75.00%) SAP
3 6 (75.00%) Data Migration
3 6 (75.00%) Data Conversion
3 6 (75.00%) IBM InfoSphere
4 5 (62.50%) Data Integration
4 5 (62.50%) Data Architecture
4 5 (62.50%) ERP
4 5 (62.50%) SAP ERP
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Cognos
6 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (12.50%) Toad
6 1 (12.50%) OLAP
6 1 (12.50%) MS Office
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) DSDM
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
6 1 (12.50%) Use Case
6 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) Teradata
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (75.00%) SAP IS-U
2 5 (62.50%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Toad
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Data Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Data Migration Architect
1 5 (62.50%) ETL Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Migration Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Data Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Data Migration Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) DataStage Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Migration Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Data Conversion
2 5 (62.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ETL
2 7 (87.50%) Migration
3 6 (75.00%) Data Migration
4 5 (62.50%) Data Architecture
4 5 (62.50%) ERP
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) DSDM
6 1 (12.50%) Inmon Methodology
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Use Case
6 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) IBM
2 6 (75.00%) Informatica
2 6 (75.00%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) Cognos
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Teradata