The table below looks at the statistics for Informix skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Informix over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Informix
Rank 87 81 74
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Contract jobs citing Informix 7 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.46% 0.14% 0.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.42% 0.71% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £450 £388 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +40.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £371 £309
% change year-on-year
+21.21% +20.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.50 -
Informix
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
289 283 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 19.05% 19.54% 18.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 172 125
Median daily rate £390 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%

Informix
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Informix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Informix Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Informix
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Informix Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Informix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Informix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Informix.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 12 (100.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (50.00%) Migration
2 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) Citrix
2 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (50.00%) DHCP
2 6 (50.00%) DNS
2 6 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 6 (50.00%) PostGIS
2 6 (50.00%) Database Security
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (41.67%) Re-Platforming
3 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (41.67%) DevOps
3 5 (41.67%) Solaris
3 5 (41.67%) Sun
3 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Private Cloud
4 4 (33.33%) Skype

Informix
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) DHCP
1 6 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) Skype
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (16.67%) Internet
3 2 (16.67%) LDAP
3 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
3 2 (16.67%) SAN
3 2 (16.67%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) PABX
4 1 (8.33%) PBX
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 12 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Consultant
2 6 (50.00%) PostgreSQL Consultant
3 5 (41.67%) Database Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) VMware Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Cloud Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) PostGIS
2 2 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Private Cloud
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (41.67%) Solaris
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) Database Security
1 6 (50.00%) Migration
2 5 (41.67%) DevOps
2 5 (41.67%) Re-Platforming
3 4 (33.33%) Kanban
4 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (25.00%) Database Tuning
5 2 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
5 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (33.33%) XenApp
3 4 (33.33%) XenDesktop
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) XenMobile
2 2 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) Citrix
2 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (41.67%) Sun
3 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) EMC
6 1 (8.33%) Mitel