The table below looks at the statistics for DataStage skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataStage over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 195 208 179
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -29
Contract jobs citing DataStage 7 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.19% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.54% 0.76% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 12
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £316 £514
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £555 £648
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £500 £330
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +51.51%
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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1295 1715 1424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.43% 24.59% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1037 1304 1097
Average daily rate £425 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 14
Average hourly rate £34.00 £41.53 £27.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.13% +49.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.20 £31.50 £13.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £104.10 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -15.38%

DataStage
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

DataStage Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

DataStage
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

DataStage Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

DataStage
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DataStage across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

DataStage Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

DataStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 12 (66.67%) ETL
2 10 (55.56%) Data Modelling
2 10 (55.56%) IBM
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 10 (55.56%) Data Architecture
3 9 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (44.44%) IBM InfoSphere
5 7 (38.89%) Analytics
5 7 (38.89%) Data Integration
5 7 (38.89%) Oracle
5 7 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (38.89%) Teradata
6 6 (33.33%) Ab Initio
6 6 (33.33%) Data Management
6 6 (33.33%) Informatica
6 6 (33.33%) Degree
6 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 6 (33.33%) Master Data Management
7 5 (27.78%) Datanomic
7 5 (27.78%) DataFlux
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (27.78%) Data Analytics
7 5 (27.78%) Data Governance
7 5 (27.78%) Data Quality
7 5 (27.78%) MicroStrategy
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
7 5 (27.78%) Trillium
7 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
7 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (22.22%) PowerPivot
3 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) IBM InfoSphere
2 7 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Power View
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
6 2 (11.11%) Big Data
6 2 (11.11%) Data Mart
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
7 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
7 1 (5.56%) Snowflake Schema
7 1 (5.56%) QualityStage
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (5.56%) WebFOCUS
General
1 5 (27.78%) Banking
2 4 (22.22%) Advertising
2 4 (22.22%) Marketing
3 3 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Leader
4 2 (11.11%) Lead Technical Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (11.11%) DataStage Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Lead Architect
5 1 (5.56%) DataStage Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Business Developer
5 1 (5.56%) DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Data Integration
2 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (5.56%) Credit Risk
4 1 (5.56%) Reference Data
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (5.56%) AIX
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) ETL
2 10 (55.56%) Data Modelling
2 10 (55.56%) Data Architecture
3 9 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (38.89%) Analytics
5 6 (33.33%) Data Management
5 6 (33.33%) Master Data Management
6 5 (27.78%) Data Analytics
6 5 (27.78%) Data Governance
6 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (22.22%) Data Mapping
7 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 3 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
8 3 (16.67%) Project Management
8 3 (16.67%) TOGAF
8 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
9 2 (11.11%) Information Security
9 2 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 3 (16.67%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) C
3 3 (16.67%) C++
3 3 (16.67%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.56%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) IBM
2 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 7 (38.89%) Teradata
3 6 (33.33%) Ab Initio
3 6 (33.33%) Informatica
4 5 (27.78%) Datanomic
4 5 (27.78%) DataFlux
4 5 (27.78%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 5 (27.78%) Trillium
5 4 (22.22%) Cognos
5 4 (22.22%) Tableau
6 1 (5.56%) Business Objects