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 July 2015 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 210 187 201
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +14
Contract jobs citing DataStage 1 15 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.017% 0.25% 0.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.067% 1.10% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 21
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£600 £613 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% +53.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £330 £394
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -16.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
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
1493 1358 1613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 25.16% 23.08% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1180 1029 1189
Average daily rate £460 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £575 £576
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 21
Average hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £51.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.81% -46.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £23.80 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £84.25 £36.03 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 8 (72.73%) Oracle
1 8 (72.73%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (63.64%) ETL
2 7 (63.64%) IBM
3 6 (54.55%) Banking
3 6 (54.55%) Cognos
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
4 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (36.36%) Physical Data Model
6 3 (27.27%) QlikView
6 3 (27.27%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (27.27%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
6 3 (27.27%) DB2
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (18.18%) Informatica
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
8 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
8 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
8 1 (9.09%) PowerPivot
8 1 (9.09%) Loan IQ
8 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
8 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
8 1 (9.09%) Data Structures

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 1 (9.09%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Loan IQ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (27.27%) DB2
2 3 (27.27%) QlikView
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 1 (9.09%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
4 1 (9.09%) OLTP
4 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 1 (9.09%) QualityStage
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Toad
1 1 (9.09%) ERwin
General
1 6 (54.55%) Banking
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Technical Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Technical Business Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) DataStage Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Data Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
2 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
2 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ETL
2 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
3 4 (36.36%) Physical Data Model
4 3 (27.27%) Logical Data Model
4 3 (27.27%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Data Management
6 1 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) Master Data Management
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 7 (63.64%) IBM
3 6 (54.55%) Cognos
4 2 (18.18%) Informatica