The first table below looks at the demand 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 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
Informatica PowerCenter
Rank 202 183 213
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +30
Contract jobs citing PowerCenter 8 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.56% 0.99% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 6
Average daily rate £500 £600 £473
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +26.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £460 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £650 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.66% +25.00%
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%
PowerCenter
London

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerCenter across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

PowerCenter Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

PowerCenter
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 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 15 (93.75%) Informatica
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) ETL
3 6 (37.50%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) Banking
5 4 (25.00%) Migration
5 4 (25.00%) QA
5 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 4 (25.00%) Data Transformation
6 3 (18.75%) Investment Management
6 3 (18.75%) Data Quality
6 3 (18.75%) HTML
6 3 (18.75%) WebLogic
6 3 (18.75%) UNIX
6 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
6 3 (18.75%) Data Management
7 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
7 2 (12.50%) SEO
7 2 (12.50%) Workflow
7 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
7 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 2 (12.50%) Data Architecture
7 2 (12.50%) Fund Management
7 2 (12.50%) Apache
7 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
7 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
7 2 (12.50%) XML

PowerCenter
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 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 (18.75%) WebLogic
2 2 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (6.25%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (6.25%) KDB
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
1 6 (37.50%) Informatica Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Data Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Informatica ETL Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) ETL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) UNIX
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ETL
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Data Transformation
3 3 (18.75%) Investment Management
3 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
3 3 (18.75%) Data Management
4 2 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 2 (12.50%) SEO
4 2 (12.50%) Workflow
4 2 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Fund Management
4 2 (12.50%) Information Assurance
5 1 (6.25%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Master Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
5 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) VBScript
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
2 3 (18.75%) Data Quality
3 1 (6.25%) Solvency II
3 1 (6.25%) Basel II
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Control-M
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Informatica
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
4 1 (6.25%) Sybase
4 1 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) Trillium
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft