The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Informix
Rank 555 536 530
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -6
Contract jobs citing Informix 15 6 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.013% 0.057%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.14% 0.059% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 18
Average daily rate
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£425 £288 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% -22.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £277 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £340 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+24.03% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10560 10111 11029
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.39% 21.74% 20.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6652 6312 6639
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 213 275
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £51.21 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 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
London +7 7 £438 +52.17% 1
South East -6 3 £300 +11.11%
Yorkshire +9 2 - - 3
North West - 2 £425 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £400 - 1
East of England - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
South West - - - -
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Informix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 23 (62.16%) UNIX
2 18 (48.65%) Oracle
3 16 (43.24%) SQL
4 13 (35.14%) Migration
5 12 (32.43%) Finance
6 11 (29.73%) Linux
7 9 (24.32%) MySQL
7 9 (24.32%) Perl
8 8 (21.62%) Sybase
8 8 (21.62%) Windows
9 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
9 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
9 7 (18.92%) IBM
9 7 (18.92%) Control-M
10 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (16.22%) HTML
10 6 (16.22%) XML
11 5 (13.51%) Solaris
11 5 (13.51%) Customer Engagement
11 5 (13.51%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 5 (13.51%) Banking
11 5 (13.51%) Data Management
11 5 (13.51%) Ajax
11 5 (13.51%) Web 2.0
11 5 (13.51%) JSP
11 5 (13.51%) PHP
11 5 (13.51%) CGI
12 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
12 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
12 4 (10.81%) Red Hat

Informix
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 3 (8.11%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.41%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.70%) Global One
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Ethernet
1 2 (5.41%) Internet
1 2 (5.41%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) MySQL
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.81%) RDBMS
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database
3 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (8.11%) DB2
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (5.41%) ReportNet
5 2 (5.41%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 2 (5.41%) Cognos Report Studio
5 2 (5.41%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Cognos Transformer
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (2.70%) DataStage
6 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Toad
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.70%) ERwin
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.70%) Rational Rose
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) UNIX Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Informix Developer
4 6 (16.22%) DBA
5 5 (13.51%) Informix DBA
6 3 (8.11%) Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Data Architect
6 3 (8.11%) SAP Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) Systems Integrator
7 2 (5.41%) Broadcast Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Designer
8 1 (2.70%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.70%) C Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle DBA
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) HTML
1 6 (16.22%) XML
2 5 (13.51%) CGI
2 5 (13.51%) Ajax
2 5 (13.51%) JSP
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.70%) Visualforce
3 1 (2.70%) Middleware
3 1 (2.70%) ODBC
3 1 (2.70%) EDI
3 1 (2.70%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Web 2.0
2 2 (5.41%) MPEG
2 2 (5.41%) DTV
2 2 (5.41%) Streaming Video
3 1 (2.70%) Replication
3 1 (2.70%) Tandem
3 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.70%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.70%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 23 (62.16%) UNIX
2 11 (29.73%) Linux
3 8 (21.62%) Windows
4 5 (13.51%) Solaris
5 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (8.11%) AIX
7 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.70%) Tru64
8 1 (2.70%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Migration
2 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (13.51%) Data Management
3 5 (13.51%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (10.81%) Database Security
4 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
5 3 (8.11%) ETL
5 3 (8.11%) ERP
5 3 (8.11%) Change Management
5 3 (8.11%) Asset Management
5 3 (8.11%) Master Data Management
6 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.70%) Database Tuning
7 1 (2.70%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (2.70%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (2.70%) Data Security
7 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) SQL
2 9 (24.32%) Perl
3 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.51%) PHP
5 4 (10.81%) PL/SQL
5 4 (10.81%) Java
5 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.41%) C
6 2 (5.41%) Python
7 1 (2.70%) VB
7 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.70%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) Control-M
2 1 (2.70%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Oracle
2 8 (21.62%) Sybase
3 7 (18.92%) IBM
4 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
5 3 (8.11%) SAP
6 2 (5.41%) Cognos
6 2 (5.41%) Sun
6 2 (5.41%) HP
6 2 (5.41%) Veritas
6 2 (5.41%) Remedy
6 2 (5.41%) StreamServe
7 1 (2.70%) Wall Street Systems
7 1 (2.70%) LexisNexis
7 1 (2.70%) Metastorm
7 1 (2.70%) Sophis
7 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.70%) Murex
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft