The first table below looks at the demand for DataStage skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh 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 79 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DataStage 2 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.16% - 0.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.93% - 2.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £400 - £513
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
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
216 128 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.82% 17.00% 14.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 48 82
Average daily rate £350 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £18.00 £70.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.28% +133.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
DataStage
Scotland

DataStage
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

DataStage Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

DataStage
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DataStage across the Edinburgh region.

DataStage Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

DataStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (25.00%) Informatica
3 1 (25.00%) PowerCenter
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) DB2
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (25.00%) Ab Initio

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) PowerCenter
2 1 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (25.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (25.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Informatica
2 1 (25.00%) Ab Initio
2 1 (25.00%) F5