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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Informix
Rank 527 535 504
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -31
Contract jobs citing Informix 25 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.028% 0.031%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.25% 0.13% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £320 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +9.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £435 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £9.32
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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
10097 10262 9281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.17% 22.25% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6603 6378 5703
Average daily rate £403 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.20% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £256 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 172 208
Average hourly rate £32.50 £33.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £15.85 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 -4 8 £600 +87.50% 2
South East - 8 £300 - 2
East Midlands +6 2 £330 - 2
South West - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
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UK

Informix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 23 (76.67%) Oracle
2 18 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 16 (53.33%) Finance
4 15 (50.00%) SQL
5 12 (40.00%) Java
6 11 (36.67%) Migration
7 10 (33.33%) .NET
8 9 (30.00%) MySQL
8 9 (30.00%) AIX
8 9 (30.00%) Data Modelling
8 9 (30.00%) Data Migration
9 8 (26.67%) Data Cleansing
9 8 (26.67%) Validation
9 8 (26.67%) webMethods
9 8 (26.67%) SOA
9 8 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (26.67%) Oracle EBS R12
10 6 (20.00%) Procure-to-pay
10 6 (20.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 6 (20.00%) Internet
11 5 (16.67%) IBM
11 5 (16.67%) RDBMS
11 5 (16.67%) UNIX
11 5 (16.67%) CSS
11 5 (16.67%) Web Services
11 5 (16.67%) XML
11 5 (16.67%) HTML
11 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
11 5 (16.67%) JSON
11 5 (16.67%) Relational Database

Informix
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 4 (13.33%) WebSphere
1 4 (13.33%) IBM HTTP Server
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Project
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (3.33%) Summit
4 1 (3.33%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) Internet
2 4 (13.33%) HTTP
3 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.33%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (30.00%) MySQL
3 8 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.33%) Ingres
6 1 (3.33%) Adabas
6 1 (3.33%) Easytrieve
6 1 (3.33%) UniData
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (3.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Mockito
1 4 (13.33%) Cucumber
1 4 (13.33%) Selenium
1 4 (13.33%) JUnit
2 2 (6.67%) Subversion
2 2 (6.67%) JIRA
2 2 (6.67%) Introscope
2 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) MSTest
3 1 (3.33%) NUnit
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.33%) Games
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Data Architect
2 8 (26.67%) Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Support Specialist
3 4 (13.33%) Consultant
3 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (6.67%) DBA
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Support
6 1 (3.33%) Informix Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Broadcast Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Data Migration Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Teradata DBA
6 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (16.67%) CSS
2 5 (16.67%) Web Services
2 5 (16.67%) XML
2 5 (16.67%) HTML
2 5 (16.67%) JSON
3 4 (13.33%) RESTful
3 4 (13.33%) PowerMock
3 4 (13.33%) JAX-RS
3 4 (13.33%) Spring
3 4 (13.33%) J2EE
3 4 (13.33%) XSL
3 4 (13.33%) JDBC
3 4 (13.33%) Servlets
3 4 (13.33%) SOAP
3 4 (13.33%) WSDL
3 4 (13.33%) JAX-RPC
4 1 (3.33%) Kendo UI
4 1 (3.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Online Banking
2 2 (6.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.67%) Open Source
3 1 (3.33%) IBM XIV
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.33%) MPEG
3 1 (3.33%) Streaming Video
3 1 (3.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) AIX
2 5 (16.67%) UNIX
3 2 (6.67%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Migration
2 9 (30.00%) Data Modelling
2 9 (30.00%) Data Migration
3 8 (26.67%) Data Cleansing
3 8 (26.67%) Validation
3 8 (26.67%) SOA
4 6 (20.00%) Procure-to-pay
5 4 (13.33%) Web Application Development
5 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.33%) TDD
6 3 (10.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (3.33%) Change Control
8 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.33%) ETL
8 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) SQL
2 12 (40.00%) Java
3 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) AWK
5 1 (3.33%) Perl
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) C
5 1 (3.33%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) Uniface
5 1 (3.33%) NATURAL
5 1 (3.33%) UniBasic
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) VCP4
2 1 (3.33%) CCNP
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) Oracle
2 8 (26.67%) webMethods
3 5 (16.67%) IBM
4 3 (10.00%) HP
5 2 (6.67%) Perforce
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.67%) Compuware
6 1 (3.33%) F5
6 1 (3.33%) Tableau
6 1 (3.33%) Sybase
6 1 (3.33%) Business Objects
6 1 (3.33%) Temenos
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.33%) VMware
6 1 (3.33%) Teradata
6 1 (3.33%) jBASE