The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the City of London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 204 190 201
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Contract jobs citing DataStage 6 7 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.093% 0.11% 0.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.42% 0.49% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 9
Average daily rate £425 £400 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1437 1419 1514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.27% 22.77% 18.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1050 1103 1067
Average daily rate £435 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 16
Average hourly rate £27.50 £52.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.61% +10.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
DataStage
London

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 18 April 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 11 (73.33%) ETL
2 10 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) Oracle
3 7 (46.67%) Banking
3 7 (46.67%) Investment Banking
4 6 (40.00%) Cognos
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (20.00%) Analytics
6 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (20.00%) Financial Institution
6 3 (20.00%) Workflow
7 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
7 2 (13.33%) Loan IQ
7 2 (13.33%) Retail
8 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
8 1 (6.67%) Legal
8 1 (6.67%) Migration
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
8 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (6.67%) Derivative
8 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
8 1 (6.67%) QlikView

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (6.67%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (13.33%) Loan IQ
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (6.67%) Endur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) QlikView
3 1 (6.67%) MS Access
3 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) ERwin
General
1 7 (46.67%) Banking
1 7 (46.67%) Investment Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (13.33%) Retail
5 1 (6.67%) Legal
5 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
5 1 (6.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (26.67%) DataStage Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Cognos BI Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Cognos Developer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Change Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior DataStage Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Report Writer
5 1 (6.67%) Change Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Derivative
1 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
1 1 (6.67%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) ETL
2 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) Analytics
3 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 6 (40.00%) Cognos
3 1 (6.67%) Trillium
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Pegasus