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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 189 215 226
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +11
Contract jobs citing DataStage 11 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.19% 0.22% 0.013%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.83% 0.94% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 1
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£407 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 - -
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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
1332 1701 1612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.61% 23.11% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 989 1260 1188
Average daily rate £450 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 19
Average hourly rate £25.00 £51.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.98% +36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £18.97 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.61 £59.87 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +6.03%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 19 (82.61%) ETL
2 16 (69.57%) Data Modelling
3 15 (65.22%) Oracle
4 14 (60.87%) Teradata
5 13 (56.52%) IBM
6 12 (52.17%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (52.17%) Analytics
7 11 (47.83%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (43.48%) Informatica
8 10 (43.48%) TOGAF
8 10 (43.48%) Data Architecture
9 9 (39.13%) Ab Initio
9 9 (39.13%) SQL
10 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
10 8 (34.78%) Tableau
10 8 (34.78%) Data Governance
10 8 (34.78%) Big Data
10 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (34.78%) Degree
10 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
11 7 (30.43%) Data Mart
11 7 (30.43%) IBM InfoSphere
11 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
12 6 (26.09%) Master Data Management
12 6 (26.09%) MongoDB
12 6 (26.09%) Hadoop
12 6 (26.09%) Data Integration
12 6 (26.09%) Data Management
12 6 (26.09%) QlikView
13 5 (21.74%) Dimensional Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 3 (13.04%) SAS
1 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.04%) PowerPivot
3 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (4.35%) Endur
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (34.78%) Big Data
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (30.43%) Data Mart
3 7 (30.43%) IBM InfoSphere
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
4 6 (26.09%) MongoDB
4 6 (26.09%) Hadoop
4 6 (26.09%) QlikView
5 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
6 4 (17.39%) QualityStage
7 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
7 2 (8.70%) Pentaho
7 2 (8.70%) Cognos Report Studio
7 2 (8.70%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 1 (4.35%) WebFOCUS
8 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (21.74%) Banking
1 5 (21.74%) Investment Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Marketing
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Architect
1 10 (43.48%) Data Architect
2 8 (34.78%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) DataStage Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Cognos BI Developer
4 2 (8.70%) DataStage Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Cognos Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Business Objects Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Report Writer
5 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Business Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Business Objects Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) MEAP
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
1 1 (4.35%) XML
1 1 (4.35%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
2 6 (26.09%) Data Integration
3 3 (13.04%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (4.35%) Derivative
4 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.35%) Reference Data
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) UNIX
2 1 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) AIX
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) ETL
2 16 (69.57%) Data Modelling
3 12 (52.17%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (52.17%) Analytics
4 10 (43.48%) TOGAF
4 10 (43.48%) Data Architecture
5 8 (34.78%) Data Governance
6 6 (26.09%) Master Data Management
6 6 (26.09%) Data Management
7 5 (21.74%) Dimensional Modelling
7 5 (21.74%) Data Analytics
8 4 (17.39%) Migration
8 4 (17.39%) Data Mapping
8 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
8 4 (17.39%) Information Security
8 4 (17.39%) Predictive Analytics
9 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
9 3 (13.04%) Data Cleansing
9 3 (13.04%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) C++
2 5 (21.74%) Java
3 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
4 3 (13.04%) C
4 3 (13.04%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) Perl
6 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.35%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Oracle
2 14 (60.87%) Teradata
3 13 (56.52%) IBM
4 10 (43.48%) Informatica
5 9 (39.13%) Ab Initio
6 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
6 8 (34.78%) Tableau
7 5 (21.74%) Cognos
8 4 (17.39%) Trillium
8 4 (17.39%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (17.39%) Datanomic
8 4 (17.39%) DataFlux
9 3 (13.04%) Business Objects
10 2 (8.70%) Adobe
10 2 (8.70%) Talend