The table below looks at the statistics for QualityStage 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 QualityStage over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM InfoSphere QualityStage
Rank 593 581 565
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -16
Contract jobs citing QualityStage 9 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.021% 0.007%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.085% 0.098% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Average daily rate £475 £500 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +36.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
QualityStage
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
10567 10205 10304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.39% 21.75% 23.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7206 6705 6376
Average daily rate £425 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 160 213
Average hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £28.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +6.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.61 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £27.75
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +17.11%

QualityStage
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

QualityStage Jobs Demand Trend in England

QualityStage
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

QualityStage Daily Rate Trend in England

QualityStage
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 QualityStage within the England region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -5 8 £475 -
South East +2 1 £475 -
QualityStage
UK

QualityStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing QualityStage 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 QualityStage.

1 15 (100.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 13 (86.67%) DataStage
3 12 (80.00%) Oracle
4 10 (66.67%) IBM
5 9 (60.00%) ETL
6 8 (53.33%) Finance
6 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
6 8 (53.33%) Netezza
6 8 (53.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 7 (46.67%) Data Quality
8 5 (33.33%) Cognos
8 5 (33.33%) Data Governance
9 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (26.67%) Data Mapping
10 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
10 3 (20.00%) Subversion
10 3 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (20.00%) WebSphere Portal
10 3 (20.00%) Change Data Capture
10 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
10 3 (20.00%) Java
10 3 (20.00%) ClearCase
10 3 (20.00%) JUnit
10 3 (20.00%) XML
10 3 (20.00%) AIX
10 3 (20.00%) Linux
10 3 (20.00%) ClearQuest
11 2 (13.33%) Middleware
11 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse

QualityStage
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing QualityStage 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 QualityStage. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (20.00%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 13 (86.67%) DataStage
3 8 (53.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (26.67%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (13.33%) Big Data
6 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (20.00%) ClearQuest
1 3 (20.00%) JUnit
1 3 (20.00%) Subversion
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) ETL Developer
3 3 (20.00%) DataStage Developer
3 3 (20.00%) DataStage ETL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Data Migration Lead
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (13.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
1 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) AIX
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ETL
2 5 (33.33%) Data Governance
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (26.67%) Data Mapping
4 3 (20.00%) Change Data Capture
5 2 (13.33%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.67%) Process Management
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
6 1 (6.67%) Requirements Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Oracle
2 10 (66.67%) IBM
3 8 (53.33%) Netezza
4 5 (33.33%) Cognos
5 1 (6.67%) Planview
5 1 (6.67%) SAP
5 1 (6.67%) Teradata