The table below looks at the statistics for DataStage skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataStage over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 63 56 64
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Contract jobs citing DataStage 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.26% 0.71% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £338 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £320
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +40.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - -
DataStage
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
159 140 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.00% 19.58% 21.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 87 108
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £264 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.04% +36.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 £15.75 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £20.45 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +41.26%

DataStage
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing DataStage as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DataStage Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

DataStage
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

DataStage Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

DataStage
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DataStage 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for DataStage.

1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Informatica
2 1 (50.00%) QualityStage
2 1 (50.00%) Control-M
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) JCL
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Teradata
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) IMS/DB
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) CA Endevor
2 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Data Transformation

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (50.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (50.00%) IMS/DB
1 1 (50.00%) QualityStage
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) COBOL
1 1 (50.00%) JCL
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) CA Endevor
1 1 (50.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Teradata