The table below looks at the statistics for PowerCenter 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 PowerCenter over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Informatica PowerCenter
Rank 149 186 199
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +13
Contract jobs citing PowerCenter 4 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.039% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.47% 0.17% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate £550 £513 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% +40.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £503 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £523 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
PowerCenter
London

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
856 1211 1463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 27.21% 23.56% 24.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 958 1084
Average daily rate £475 £430 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.46% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 9
Average hourly rate £55.00 £36.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.77% +16.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

PowerCenter
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PowerCenter across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

PowerCenter Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PowerCenter
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 PowerCenter across the City of London region.

PowerCenter Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

PowerCenter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing PowerCenter 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 PowerCenter.

1 11 (100.00%) Informatica
2 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle
3 8 (72.73%) PL/SQL
4 7 (63.64%) ETL
4 7 (63.64%) Banking
5 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
6 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (45.45%) Cognos
6 5 (45.45%) Unix
6 5 (45.45%) SAP
6 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (45.45%) Data Mart
6 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
6 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
6 5 (45.45%) System Testing
7 4 (36.36%) Linux
8 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
8 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (27.27%) PowerExchange
8 3 (27.27%) Finance
8 3 (27.27%) Validation
8 3 (27.27%) EMC Centera
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 3 (27.27%) AIX
8 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (27.27%) EMC
8 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (27.27%) SAN

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing PowerCenter 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 PowerCenter. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) PowerExchange
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) NAS
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Data Mart
2 3 (27.27%) ActiveReports
2 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (27.27%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Cognos Report Studio
2 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (63.64%) Banking
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Informatica Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Informatica Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Cognos BI Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Cognos Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Cognos BI Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Cognos Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Messaging Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Middleware Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Report Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Informatica Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) BAPI
1 2 (18.18%) JMS
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) EMC Centera
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Unix
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) AIX
4 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ETL
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Business Analysis
2 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (45.45%) System Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
2 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Data Validation
3 3 (27.27%) High Availability
3 3 (27.27%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (27.27%) Validation
4 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) PL/SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Shell Script
4 3 (27.27%) C-shell
4 3 (27.27%) Korn
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Control-M
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Informatica
2 10 (90.91%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) Cognos
3 5 (45.45%) SAP
4 3 (27.27%) EMC
4 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
5 1 (9.09%) Solace