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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Informix
Rank 564 563 540
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -23
Contract jobs citing Informix 14 6 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.012% 0.064%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.13% 0.055% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 8
Average daily rate
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£397 £270 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.85% -13.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £270 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £285 £345
% change year-on-year
+37.89% -17.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
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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
10768 10900 11120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.61% 22.60% 21.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6898 6918 6448
Average daily rate £400 £395 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 187 301
Average hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £32.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% -7.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £16.50 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

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
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 19 September 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
West Midlands - 6 £400 - 1
London - 4 £400 -
South East +6 2 £300 +11.11% 2
North West -8 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
East Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
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Informix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 20 (62.50%) UNIX
2 19 (59.38%) Oracle
3 17 (53.13%) Linux
4 14 (43.75%) SQL
5 13 (40.63%) Windows
6 10 (31.25%) Finance
7 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
8 8 (25.00%) DB2
8 8 (25.00%) MySQL
8 8 (25.00%) Migration
8 8 (25.00%) Banking
9 7 (21.88%) Sybase
9 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (21.88%) IBM
10 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
10 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
10 5 (15.63%) ETL
10 5 (15.63%) Perl
10 5 (15.63%) Solaris
10 5 (15.63%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
10 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
11 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (12.50%) Database Security
11 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database
11 4 (12.50%) Data Protection
11 4 (12.50%) TPMS
11 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL

Informix
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (12.50%) TPMS
1 4 (12.50%) CICS
2 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.13%) Global One
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) ATM
1 4 (12.50%) LAN
1 4 (12.50%) VoIP
1 4 (12.50%) WAN
1 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.38%) DVB
2 3 (9.38%) Ethernet
3 2 (6.25%) Multicast
3 2 (6.25%) Internet
3 2 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) DB2
2 8 (25.00%) MySQL
3 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
4 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 4 (12.50%) RDBMS
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (6.25%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 2 (6.25%) Cognos Report Studio
6 2 (6.25%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Cognos Transformer
6 2 (6.25%) ReportNet
7 1 (3.13%) DataStage
7 1 (3.13%) OLTP
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Navigator
7 1 (3.13%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (6.25%) Toad
2 2 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
3 1 (3.13%) ERwin
3 1 (3.13%) Rational Rose
General
1 10 (31.25%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) DBA
1 6 (18.75%) Architect
2 5 (15.63%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Informix DBA
3 4 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Broadcast Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Informix Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Integrator
5 2 (6.25%) SAP Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.25%) Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) EJB
1 4 (12.50%) JavaBeans
2 2 (6.25%) Rendezvous
2 2 (6.25%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (3.13%) Middleware
3 1 (3.13%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Streaming Video
2 3 (9.38%) MPEG
3 2 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (6.25%) DTV
3 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.13%) Tandem
4 1 (3.13%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.13%) Market Risk
4 1 (3.13%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) UNIX
2 17 (53.13%) Linux
3 13 (40.63%) Windows
4 5 (15.63%) Solaris
4 5 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Vista
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
6 3 (9.38%) AIX
7 2 (6.25%) HPUX
8 1 (3.13%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Migration
2 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
3 5 (15.63%) ETL
3 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
4 4 (12.50%) Database Security
4 4 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 4 (12.50%) TDD
4 4 (12.50%) Scrum
4 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (9.38%) Change Management
5 3 (9.38%) Data Management
6 2 (6.25%) Security Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) Master Data Management
6 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.25%) ERP
6 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
6 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) Perl
3 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.25%) Python
4 2 (6.25%) C
4 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) NATURAL
5 1 (3.13%) Uniface
5 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.13%) VB
5 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) ISSAP
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Control-M
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (3.13%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) Oracle
2 7 (21.88%) Sybase
2 7 (21.88%) IBM
3 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
4 4 (12.50%) Remedy
5 3 (9.38%) HP
6 2 (6.25%) SAP
6 2 (6.25%) Cognos
6 2 (6.25%) Sun
6 2 (6.25%) CA
6 2 (6.25%) Veritas
6 2 (6.25%) TIBCO
6 2 (6.25%) StreamServe
7 1 (3.13%) Metastorm
7 1 (3.13%) VMware
7 1 (3.13%) Sophis
7 1 (3.13%) Murex
7 1 (3.13%) Business Objects
7 1 (3.13%) LexisNexis
7 1 (3.13%) Wall Street Systems
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