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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 187 192 183
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs citing DataStage 4 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.079% 0.17% 0.071%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.34% 0.68% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
Average daily rate
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£388 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.54% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £370 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £438 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +34.61%
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
1169 1462 1347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 23.06% 24.31% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 928 1094 1048
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 6
Average hourly rate £36.00 £41.53 £20.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.31% +101.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -10.00%

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
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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 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 9 (60.00%) ETL
1 9 (60.00%) IBM
2 8 (53.33%) Data Modelling
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) Data Architecture
3 7 (46.67%) IBM InfoSphere
3 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (46.67%) Teradata
4 6 (40.00%) Informatica
4 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (40.00%) Analytics
4 6 (40.00%) Data Integration
5 5 (33.33%) Data Analytics
5 5 (33.33%) Data Governance
5 5 (33.33%) Data Quality
5 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 5 (33.33%) Master Data Management
5 5 (33.33%) Datanomic
5 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle
5 5 (33.33%) Trillium
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (33.33%) Ab Initio
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) Data Management
5 5 (33.33%) Degree
5 5 (33.33%) DataFlux
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (26.67%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) SAS
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (26.67%) PowerPivot
3 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) IBM InfoSphere
2 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Power View
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.67%) Big Data
5 1 (6.67%) DB2
5 1 (6.67%) QualityStage
5 1 (6.67%) Data Mart
General
1 4 (26.67%) Marketing
1 4 (26.67%) Advertising
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Finance
4 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Lead Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Leader
4 2 (13.33%) Lead Technical Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Business Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Data Architect
5 1 (6.67%) DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Architect
5 1 (6.67%) DataStage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Data Integration
2 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Credit Risk
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
3 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ETL
2 8 (53.33%) Data Modelling
2 8 (53.33%) Data Architecture
3 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (40.00%) Analytics
5 5 (33.33%) Data Analytics
5 5 (33.33%) Data Governance
5 5 (33.33%) Master Data Management
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) Data Management
6 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
6 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (26.67%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (20.00%) Data Mapping
7 3 (20.00%) Project Management
7 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (13.33%) Data Cleansing
9 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) Python
2 3 (20.00%) C
2 3 (20.00%) C++
2 3 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) IBM
2 7 (46.67%) Teradata
3 6 (40.00%) Informatica
4 5 (33.33%) Datanomic
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 5 (33.33%) Trillium
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) Ab Initio
4 5 (33.33%) DataFlux
5 4 (26.67%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (26.67%) Tableau
6 3 (20.00%) Cognos
7 1 (6.67%) Netezza