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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataStage over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
London / City of London
Rank 151 149 181
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +32
Contract jobs citing DataStage 5 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.033% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.59% 0.13% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 6
Median daily rate £525 £475 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +24.59%
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+23.52% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £56.00 -
% change year-on-year
-37.50% -

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
853 782 1204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.31% 26.11% 23.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 618 962
Median daily rate £475 £488 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £345 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £384 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +83.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+41.50% -17.18%

DataStage
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing DataStage as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for DataStage.

1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) ETL
2 5 (71.43%) Teradata
3 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Data Integration
4 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
4 3 (42.86%) Big Data
4 3 (42.86%) IBM InfoSphere
4 3 (42.86%) ETL Development
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Master Data Management
5 2 (28.57%) Tableau
5 2 (28.57%) Data Governance
5 2 (28.57%) Pentaho
5 2 (28.57%) Ab Initio
5 2 (28.57%) Data Conversion
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
5 2 (28.57%) Banking
5 2 (28.57%) Data Management
5 2 (28.57%) Informatica
5 2 (28.57%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (28.57%) SPSS

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (28.57%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (42.86%) Big Data
3 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
3 3 (42.86%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
4 2 (28.57%) OLAP
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (28.57%) Pentaho
4 2 (28.57%) QlikView
4 2 (28.57%) Spotfire
5 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Big Data Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 2 (28.57%) ETL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Data Conversion
3 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ETL
2 3 (42.86%) ETL Development
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Business Development
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Data Governance
3 2 (28.57%) Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Master Data Management
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Change Data Capture
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Teradata
2 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) Ab Initio
4 2 (28.57%) Cognos
4 2 (28.57%) DataFlux
4 2 (28.57%) Informatica
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (28.57%) Netezza
4 2 (28.57%) Tableau
5 1 (14.29%) Assembla
5 1 (14.29%) HP