The table below looks at the statistics for DataStage skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataStage over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 552 552 510
Rank change year-on-year
0 -42
Contract jobs citing DataStage 54 62 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.12% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.53% 0.53% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 43 62
Median daily rate £500 £450 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £405 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £640 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+23.52% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 -
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -
DataStage
UK

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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10265 11646 10980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.39% 23.07% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6873 7835 7381
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 179 175
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -27.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.90 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

DataStage
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

DataStage Jobs Demand Trend in England

DataStage
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

DataStage Daily Rate Trend in England

DataStage
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DataStage across the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

DataStage Daily Rate Histogram in England

DataStage
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DataStage across the England region.

DataStage Hourly Rate Trend in England

DataStage
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataStage within the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +18 33 £500 - 1
Yorkshire - 6 £525 -
South East +16 4 £550 +27.90%
East of England -4 4 £258 -42.77%
North West +8 3 £500 -4.76% 1
North East - 2 £325 -
East Midlands -9 1 - -
West Midlands -12 1 £550 +15.78% 1
DataStage
UK

DataStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DataStage 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 England region with a requirement for DataStage.

1 85 (68.00%) ETL
2 62 (49.60%) SQL
3 54 (43.20%) Oracle
4 53 (42.40%) IBM
5 51 (40.80%) Business Intelligence
6 49 (39.20%) Data Warehouse
7 32 (25.60%) Unix
8 31 (24.80%) Data Modelling
8 31 (24.80%) Cognos
8 31 (24.80%) Informatica
9 30 (24.00%) Finance
9 30 (24.00%) IBM InfoSphere
10 29 (23.20%) Analytics
11 28 (22.40%) SQL Server
11 28 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (21.60%) Big Data
13 26 (20.80%) Teradata
14 23 (18.40%) Analytical Skills
15 22 (17.60%) Hadoop
16 21 (16.80%) Banking
17 20 (16.00%) Data Management
17 20 (16.00%) Java
18 17 (13.60%) Ab Initio
19 15 (12.00%) Python
19 15 (12.00%) Microsoft
20 14 (11.20%) QlikView
20 14 (11.20%) DB2
20 14 (11.20%) Apache Spark
21 13 (10.40%) Apache Hive
21 13 (10.40%) ITIL

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 14 (11.20%) Apache Spark
2 10 (8.00%) IIS
3 9 (7.20%) SAS
4 6 (4.80%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.00%) Confluence
6 4 (3.20%) Apache Pig
6 4 (3.20%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.40%) Apache
8 2 (1.60%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.60%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (4.80%) MS Office
2 4 (3.20%) InfoPath
2 4 (3.20%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.60%) MS Project
3 2 (1.60%) SPSS
4 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (7.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (3.20%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (3.20%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.40%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (2.40%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.80%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.40%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (2.40%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.40%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (1.60%) DigitalOcean
3 2 (1.60%) GitHub
3 2 (1.60%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.60%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.60%) LAN
2 1 (0.80%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (39.20%) Data Warehouse
2 30 (24.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 28 (22.40%) SQL Server
4 27 (21.60%) Big Data
5 22 (17.60%) Hadoop
6 14 (11.20%) DB2
6 14 (11.20%) QlikView
7 13 (10.40%) Apache Hive
8 12 (9.60%) Star Schema
9 11 (8.80%) OLAP
10 9 (7.20%) HBase
10 9 (7.20%) Pentaho
11 8 (6.40%) MySQL
11 8 (6.40%) NoSQL
11 8 (6.40%) Oracle Database
11 8 (6.40%) Relational Database
11 8 (6.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (5.60%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (5.60%) QualityStage
12 7 (5.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (8.80%) Toad
2 7 (5.60%) JIRA
3 4 (3.20%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (2.40%) AccuRev
4 3 (2.40%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.40%) Subversion
5 2 (1.60%) ERwin
5 2 (1.60%) GitLab
5 2 (1.60%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.80%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.80%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.80%) PowerDesigner
General
1 30 (24.00%) Finance
2 21 (16.80%) Banking
3 8 (6.40%) Retail
4 6 (4.80%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.40%) Automotive
5 3 (2.40%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.60%) Electronics
6 2 (1.60%) Marketing
7 1 (0.80%) Back Office
7 1 (0.80%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.80%) Front Office
7 1 (0.80%) Legal
7 1 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 43 (34.40%) Developer
2 23 (18.40%) Analyst
3 21 (16.80%) Architect
4 18 (14.40%) ETL Developer
5 17 (13.60%) Consultant
6 15 (12.00%) DataStage Developer
7 13 (10.40%) Data Analyst
8 11 (8.80%) Data Architect
9 10 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 9 (7.20%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 8 (6.40%) Administrator
12 7 (5.60%) Data Consultant
12 7 (5.60%) DataStage Architect
12 7 (5.60%) DataStage ETL Developer
13 6 (4.80%) Big Data Analyst
13 6 (4.80%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 6 (4.80%) DataStage Consultant
13 6 (4.80%) Oracle Consultant
13 6 (4.80%) Technical Architect
14 5 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.80%) XML
2 5 (4.00%) Middleware
3 3 (2.40%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (1.60%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (1.60%) Apache Tez
4 2 (1.60%) JSON
4 2 (1.60%) LAMP
4 2 (1.60%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.80%) Ajax
5 1 (0.80%) CSS
5 1 (0.80%) HTML
5 1 (0.80%) J2EE
5 1 (0.80%) Kafka
5 1 (0.80%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (0.80%) REST
5 1 (0.80%) SOAP
5 1 (0.80%) Web Services
5 1 (0.80%) XML Messaging
5 1 (0.80%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.40%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.60%) Data Integration
3 6 (4.80%) Visualisation
4 4 (3.20%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.20%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.20%) Replication
5 3 (2.40%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.40%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.40%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.40%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.60%) AS400
6 2 (1.60%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.60%) Data Conversion
6 2 (1.60%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.80%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.80%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.80%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 32 (25.60%) Unix
2 11 (8.80%) Linux
3 8 (6.40%) Windows
4 3 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.60%) CentOS
5 2 (1.60%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.60%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.80%) AIX
6 1 (0.80%) Android
6 1 (0.80%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (68.00%) ETL
2 51 (40.80%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (24.80%) Data Modelling
4 29 (23.20%) Analytics
5 28 (22.40%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (16.00%) Data Management
7 13 (10.40%) ITIL
8 12 (9.60%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (8.80%) Change Data Capture
9 11 (8.80%) Data Analytics
9 11 (8.80%) Migration
10 10 (8.00%) Data Analysis
10 10 (8.00%) Data Governance
10 10 (8.00%) MapReduce
11 9 (7.20%) SDLC
12 8 (6.40%) Inmon Methodology
12 8 (6.40%) Kimball Methodology
12 8 (6.40%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (5.60%) ERP
13 7 (5.60%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 62 (49.60%) SQL
2 20 (16.00%) Java
3 15 (12.00%) Python
4 13 (10.40%) PL/SQL
5 9 (7.20%) Shell Script
6 7 (5.60%) C
6 7 (5.60%) Perl
7 5 (4.00%) C++
8 4 (3.20%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.20%) VB
8 4 (3.20%) VBA
9 3 (2.40%) PHP
9 3 (2.40%) Ruby
10 2 (1.60%) JCL
10 2 (1.60%) Jython
11 1 (0.80%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.80%) COBOL
11 1 (0.80%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.00%) Degree
2 2 (1.60%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.80%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.80%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.60%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.60%) QA
2 2 (1.60%) SLA
3 1 (0.80%) ISO20022
System Software
1 3 (2.40%) HDFS
2 2 (1.60%) VirtualBox
2 2 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.60%) Xen
3 1 (0.80%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.80%) NFS
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.80%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (0.80%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (4.80%) Control-M
2 3 (2.40%) Ansible
2 3 (2.40%) Puppet
3 2 (1.60%) Nagios
3 2 (1.60%) OpenNMS
3 2 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.60%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.60%) ZABBIX
3 2 (1.60%) Zenoss
4 1 (0.80%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.80%) Oozie
4 1 (0.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 54 (43.20%) Oracle
2 53 (42.40%) IBM
3 31 (24.80%) Cognos
3 31 (24.80%) Informatica
4 26 (20.80%) Teradata
5 17 (13.60%) Ab Initio
6 15 (12.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (7.20%) SAP
8 6 (4.80%) Netezza
9 5 (4.00%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (4.00%) Tableau
10 4 (3.20%) Hyperion
10 4 (3.20%) JD Edwards
10 4 (3.20%) Talend
11 3 (2.40%) Actian
11 3 (2.40%) ParAccel
11 3 (2.40%) Sybase
11 3 (2.40%) VMware
12 2 (1.60%) Google
12 2 (1.60%) Rackspace