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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 568 570 518
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -52
Contract jobs citing DataStage 65 68 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.57% 0.55% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 31 45
Median daily rate £470 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.05% +22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £388 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £550 £646
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £450 £328
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +37.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £46.00 - £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - £46.50
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
11393 12286 11215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.70% 23.56% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7629 8162 7044
Median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 192 177
Median hourly rate £29.88 £30.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.40% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £13.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £51.95 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 -6 33 £538 +7.50% 4
West Midlands -35 10 £375 +1.69%
South East +10 6 £325 -40.90%
North East - 6 £363 -
East of England - 3 £425 -
North West -1 2 £375 -16.66%
South West - 2 £394 -
East Midlands -2 1 £413 -
Yorkshire -8 1 £313 -34.21%
DataStage
UK

DataStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 64 (51.20%) IBM
3 60 (48.00%) SQL
3 60 (48.00%) Oracle
4 42 (33.60%) Business Intelligence
5 36 (28.80%) Data Warehouse
6 33 (26.40%) Finance
7 31 (24.80%) Migration
8 27 (21.60%) Informatica
8 27 (21.60%) Cognos
9 25 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
10 23 (18.40%) Unix
11 22 (17.60%) SQL Server
11 22 (17.60%) PL/SQL
12 21 (16.80%) Data Migration
13 20 (16.00%) Analytics
14 17 (13.60%) Big Data
14 17 (13.60%) Netezza
15 16 (12.80%) Retail
15 16 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (12.00%) Data Modelling
17 14 (11.20%) Teradata
18 13 (10.40%) Banking
19 12 (9.60%) Stakeholder Management
20 11 (8.80%) Middleware
20 11 (8.80%) Java
20 11 (8.80%) Data Management
20 11 (8.80%) Hadoop
20 11 (8.80%) Oracle Database

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 4 (3.20%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.40%) Apache
2 3 (2.40%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.40%) IIS
3 2 (1.60%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.60%) SAS
3 2 (1.60%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.80%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.80%) CICS
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.20%) MS Office
2 2 (1.60%) MS Project
3 1 (0.80%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.80%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (5.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 6 (4.80%) Oracle Retail
3 5 (4.00%) SAP ERP
3 5 (4.00%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.60%) DigitalOcean
1 2 (1.60%) GitHub
1 2 (1.60%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.60%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.60%) LAN
2 1 (0.80%) LDAP
2 1 (0.80%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (28.80%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 22 (17.60%) SQL Server
4 17 (13.60%) Big Data
5 11 (8.80%) Hadoop
5 11 (8.80%) Oracle Database
6 10 (8.00%) DB2
7 8 (6.40%) Star Schema
8 7 (5.60%) QualityStage
8 7 (5.60%) Relational Database
8 7 (5.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (4.80%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (4.80%) Snowflake Schema
10 5 (4.00%) Apache Hive
10 5 (4.00%) OLAP
10 5 (4.00%) QlikView
11 4 (3.20%) Data Mart
11 4 (3.20%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 4 (3.20%) MySQL
11 4 (3.20%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 9 (7.20%) Toad
2 4 (3.20%) Subversion
2 4 (3.20%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (2.40%) JIRA
4 2 (1.60%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.60%) GitLab
4 2 (1.60%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.60%) Vagrant
General
1 33 (26.40%) Finance
2 16 (12.80%) Retail
3 13 (10.40%) Banking
4 3 (2.40%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.40%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.60%) Automotive
5 2 (1.60%) Electronics
5 2 (1.60%) Marketing
5 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.80%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.80%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 54 (43.20%) Developer
2 28 (22.40%) ETL Developer
3 24 (19.20%) DataStage Developer
4 21 (16.80%) Analyst
4 21 (16.80%) Consultant
5 19 (15.20%) DataStage ETL Developer
6 15 (12.00%) Architect
7 11 (8.80%) Data Architect
7 11 (8.80%) Oracle Developer
8 10 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 9 (7.20%) Oracle Consultant
9 9 (7.20%) SQL Developer
10 8 (6.40%) DataStage Consultant
11 7 (5.60%) Data Consultant
11 7 (5.60%) Oracle Analyst
11 7 (5.60%) PL/SQL Developer
12 6 (4.80%) Analyst Developer
12 6 (4.80%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
12 6 (4.80%) Software Analyst
12 6 (4.80%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.80%) Middleware
2 6 (4.80%) .NET
2 6 (4.80%) .NET Framework
3 4 (3.20%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (3.20%) XML
4 3 (2.40%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (1.60%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (1.60%) LAMP
5 2 (1.60%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (1.60%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (1.60%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (1.60%) Web Services
6 1 (0.80%) Backbone.js
6 1 (0.80%) JSON
6 1 (0.80%) ODBC
6 1 (0.80%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.00%) Data Conversion
2 5 (4.00%) Data Integration
3 4 (3.20%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.40%) Credit Risk
4 3 (2.40%) iPad
4 3 (2.40%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.60%) AS400
5 2 (1.60%) Fintech
5 2 (1.60%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.60%) Replication
6 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.80%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.40%) Unix
2 6 (4.80%) AIX
3 4 (3.20%) Windows
4 3 (2.40%) Linux
5 2 (1.60%) CentOS
5 2 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.60%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.60%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.80%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (68.00%) ETL
2 42 (33.60%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (24.80%) Migration
4 21 (16.80%) Data Migration
5 20 (16.00%) Analytics
6 15 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (12.00%) Data Modelling
7 12 (9.60%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (8.80%) Data Management
9 9 (7.20%) Change Data Capture
10 8 (6.40%) Software Engineering
11 7 (5.60%) Data Analytics
11 7 (5.60%) Data Architecture
11 7 (5.60%) ERP
11 7 (5.60%) ITIL
12 6 (4.80%) Data Analysis
12 6 (4.80%) Inmon Methodology
12 6 (4.80%) Kimball Methodology
12 6 (4.80%) Six Sigma
12 6 (4.80%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (48.00%) SQL
2 22 (17.60%) PL/SQL
3 11 (8.80%) Java
4 7 (5.60%) T-SQL
5 6 (4.80%) C#
6 4 (3.20%) Python
6 4 (3.20%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.40%) JCL
7 3 (2.40%) VBA
8 2 (1.60%) C++
8 2 (1.60%) COBOL
8 2 (1.60%) Jython
8 2 (1.60%) PHP
8 2 (1.60%) Ruby
9 1 (0.80%) JAQL
9 1 (0.80%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.80%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (2.40%) Degree
2 1 (0.80%) ISEB
2 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.40%) Data Quality
1 3 (2.40%) QA
2 2 (1.60%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.60%) VirtualBox
1 2 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.60%) Xen
2 1 (0.80%) HDFS
2 1 (0.80%) NFS
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (4.00%) Control-M
2 2 (1.60%) Ansible
2 2 (1.60%) Nagios
2 2 (1.60%) Oozie
2 2 (1.60%) OpenNMS
2 2 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.60%) Puppet
2 2 (1.60%) ZABBIX
2 2 (1.60%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.80%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.80%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 64 (51.20%) IBM
2 60 (48.00%) Oracle
3 27 (21.60%) Cognos
3 27 (21.60%) Informatica
4 17 (13.60%) Netezza
5 14 (11.20%) Teradata
6 9 (7.20%) Ab Initio
7 8 (6.40%) Microsoft
8 7 (5.60%) SAP
9 4 (3.20%) Cognizant
9 4 (3.20%) Tableau
9 4 (3.20%) Talend
10 3 (2.40%) VMware
11 2 (1.60%) Google
11 2 (1.60%) Rackspace
11 2 (1.60%) SaltStack
11 2 (1.60%) Sybase
12 1 (0.80%) Planview
12 1 (0.80%) Splunk
12 1 (0.80%) Vertica