The table below looks at the statistics for Informix skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Informix over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Informix
Rank 572 570 565
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing Informix 23 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.029% 0.014%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.19% 0.14% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +39.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £360 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £430 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £480 £400 £293
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +36.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £43.43 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.43 - -
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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
12070 11022 11000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.78% 21.54% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 8052 6954 6930
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 160 199
Average hourly rate £33.00 £30.91 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.76% +1.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.61 £17.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £53.00 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+8.22% +1.63%

Informix
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Informix Jobs Demand Trend in England

Informix
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Informix Daily Rate Trend in England

Informix
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Informix across the England region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Informix Daily Rate Histogram in England

Informix
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Informix Hourly Rate Trend in England

Informix
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Informix within the England region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 13 £388 -8.82% 3
South West - 4 - -
South East -9 3 £480 +60.00% 3
Yorkshire -26 1 £375 - 7
North West -31 1 £325 -23.52% 3
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Informix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Informix 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 Informix.

1 40 (68.97%) Oracle
2 28 (48.28%) UNIX
2 28 (48.28%) Linux
3 27 (46.55%) IBM
4 26 (44.83%) SQL Server
5 25 (43.10%) RDBMS
5 25 (43.10%) Relational Database
6 21 (36.21%) SQL
6 21 (36.21%) MySQL
7 19 (32.76%) Sybase
8 18 (31.03%) DB2
8 18 (31.03%) Finance
8 18 (31.03%) JIRA
9 16 (27.59%) Windows
10 15 (25.86%) Firewall
10 15 (25.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (24.14%) MS Excel
12 13 (22.41%) Red Hat
13 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
13 12 (20.69%) Integration Testing
14 11 (18.97%) Banking
14 11 (18.97%) WebSphere MQ
14 11 (18.97%) Ingres
14 11 (18.97%) Java
15 10 (17.24%) Control-M
15 10 (17.24%) TIBCO
15 10 (17.24%) Operational Acceptance Testing
16 9 (15.52%) IBM XIV
16 9 (15.52%) Enterprise Storage
16 9 (15.52%) VMware

Informix
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Informix 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 Informix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (15.52%) Apache
2 8 (13.79%) Tomcat
3 7 (12.07%) Node.js
4 5 (8.62%) WebSphere
5 4 (6.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (6.90%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.72%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.72%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.62%) MS Project
3 3 (5.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.86%) Firewall
2 9 (15.52%) SAN
3 7 (12.07%) NAS
3 7 (12.07%) Multicast
4 5 (8.62%) Internet
5 4 (6.90%) HTTP
6 2 (3.45%) LDAP
7 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.72%) 3G
7 1 (1.72%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 25 (43.10%) RDBMS
2 25 (43.10%) Relational Database
3 21 (36.21%) MySQL
4 18 (31.03%) DB2
5 11 (18.97%) Ingres
6 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 8 (13.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (8.62%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database
9 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (3.45%) MS Access
9 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (1.72%) InterBase
10 1 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (31.03%) JIRA
2 8 (13.79%) Jenkins
3 5 (8.62%) Subversion
4 4 (6.90%) Maven
4 4 (6.90%) Bugzilla
4 4 (6.90%) Selenium
4 4 (6.90%) Mockito
4 4 (6.90%) Cucumber
4 4 (6.90%) JUnit
5 2 (3.45%) Toad
6 1 (1.72%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (1.72%) Introscope
6 1 (1.72%) SonarQube
General
1 18 (31.03%) Finance
2 11 (18.97%) Banking
3 3 (5.17%) Retail
3 3 (5.17%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.45%) Back Office
4 2 (3.45%) Games
5 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (27.59%) Developer
2 8 (13.79%) Analyst
3 6 (10.34%) Administrator
3 6 (10.34%) Java Developer
3 6 (10.34%) UNIX Engineer
3 6 (10.34%) Senior UNIX Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Applications Support
5 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (6.90%) Perl Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Linux Support
6 3 (5.17%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Data Architect
6 3 (5.17%) Architect
7 2 (3.45%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.97%) WebSphere MQ
2 8 (13.79%) SOAP
3 7 (12.07%) Rendezvous
4 6 (10.34%) HTML
5 5 (8.62%) CSS
5 5 (8.62%) XML
5 5 (8.62%) XSL
5 5 (8.62%) Spring
6 4 (6.90%) JSON
6 4 (6.90%) REST
6 4 (6.90%) PowerMock
6 4 (6.90%) JAX-RS
6 4 (6.90%) Moose
6 4 (6.90%) RESTful
6 4 (6.90%) Web Services
6 4 (6.90%) WSDL
6 4 (6.90%) JAX-RPC
6 4 (6.90%) JDBC
6 4 (6.90%) J2EE
6 4 (6.90%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Enterprise Storage
1 9 (15.52%) IBM XIV
2 3 (5.17%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.45%) Derivative
3 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.45%) CMDB
3 2 (3.45%) Wiki
4 1 (1.72%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.72%) HACMP
4 1 (1.72%) GIS
4 1 (1.72%) AS400
4 1 (1.72%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.72%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (48.28%) UNIX
1 28 (48.28%) Linux
2 16 (27.59%) Windows
3 15 (25.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (8.62%) Solaris
5 2 (3.45%) AIX
6 1 (1.72%) HPUX
6 1 (1.72%) SUSE
6 1 (1.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) Integration Testing
2 10 (17.24%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 8 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (13.79%) Data Analysis
3 8 (13.79%) ITIL
4 7 (12.07%) Load Balancing
4 7 (12.07%) SDLC
4 7 (12.07%) Build Automation
4 7 (12.07%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (10.34%) Database Security
5 6 (10.34%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
6 5 (8.62%) Data Modelling
6 5 (8.62%) Resilience Testing
7 4 (6.90%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (6.90%) OO
7 4 (6.90%) Change Management
7 4 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.90%) TDD
7 4 (6.90%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.21%) SQL
2 11 (18.97%) Java
3 9 (15.52%) PHP
4 7 (12.07%) Perl
5 6 (10.34%) Shell Script
5 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.90%) PL/SQL
6 4 (6.90%) Korn
6 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.17%) C
8 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.72%) Uniface
9 1 (1.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.72%) CCNP
3 1 (1.72%) CCNA
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) SLA
1 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) vSphere
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.72%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (17.24%) Control-M
2 7 (12.07%) Nagios
2 7 (12.07%) NetBackup
2 7 (12.07%) Cacti
2 7 (12.07%) SolarWinds Orion
2 7 (12.07%) Salt
2 7 (12.07%) Opsview
2 7 (12.07%) Graphite
3 4 (6.90%) yum
3 4 (6.90%) Puppet
4 2 (3.45%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (3.45%) SCOM
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle ZFS
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (1.72%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 40 (68.97%) Oracle
2 27 (46.55%) IBM
3 19 (32.76%) Sybase
4 13 (22.41%) Red Hat
5 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
6 10 (17.24%) TIBCO
7 9 (15.52%) Remedy
7 9 (15.52%) Veritas
7 9 (15.52%) VMware
8 8 (13.79%) Cisco
9 7 (12.07%) Teradata
9 7 (12.07%) SolarWinds
10 3 (5.17%) ServiceNow
10 3 (5.17%) HP
10 3 (5.17%) webMethods
11 1 (1.72%) McAfee
11 1 (1.72%) Perforce
11 1 (1.72%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (1.72%) Sun
11 1 (1.72%) Compuware
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