The table below looks at the statistics for DataStage skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataStage over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 332 334 361
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +27
Contract jobs citing DataStage 74 69 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.30% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.40% 1.31% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 36 15
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£500 £408 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.69% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £225 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £493 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £387 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-22.57% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5297 5283 4733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.65% 22.63% 21.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3712 3737 3299
Average daily rate £450 £425 £441
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 25 31
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £23.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% +37.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £22.50 £17.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £86.50 £62.50 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

DataStage
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

DataStage Jobs Demand Trend in London

DataStage
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

DataStage Daily Rate Trend in London

DataStage
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DataStage across the London region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

DataStage Daily Rate Histogram in London

DataStage
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

DataStage Hourly Rate Trend in London

DataStage
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataStage within the London region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
City of London +26 10 £508 +19.41% 1
Croydon -1 3 £500 +42.85%
Canary Wharf - 1 £463 -
DataStage
England

DataStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing DataStage 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 DataStage.

1 80 (61.54%) IBM
2 60 (46.15%) ETL
3 59 (45.38%) Oracle
3 59 (45.38%) Data Warehouse
4 45 (34.62%) Data Modelling
4 45 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
5 40 (30.77%) IBM InfoSphere
6 38 (29.23%) SQL
7 37 (28.46%) Banking
8 27 (20.77%) Informatica
9 26 (20.00%) Finance
10 22 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (16.15%) Oracle Database
12 19 (14.62%) Cognos
12 19 (14.62%) UNIX
12 19 (14.62%) Data Architecture
13 17 (13.08%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (12.31%) Analytics
14 16 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
14 16 (12.31%) Data Governance
14 16 (12.31%) DB2
15 15 (11.54%) QlikView
16 14 (10.77%) Java
17 13 (10.00%) Data Management
17 13 (10.00%) Investment Banking
17 13 (10.00%) Big Data
18 12 (9.23%) Change Data Capture
18 12 (9.23%) JIRA
18 12 (9.23%) Data Integration
19 11 (8.46%) Retail

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing DataStage 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 DataStage. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.92%) MQSeries
2 7 (5.38%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.31%) IIS
4 2 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.08%) MS Excel
1 4 (3.08%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.54%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.77%) SPSS
3 1 (0.77%) MS Project
3 1 (0.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.62%) Loan IQ
2 3 (2.31%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.77%) Summit
3 1 (0.77%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.77%) LDAP
1 1 (0.77%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (45.38%) Data Warehouse
2 40 (30.77%) IBM InfoSphere
3 21 (16.15%) Oracle Database
4 16 (12.31%) DB2
5 15 (11.54%) QlikView
6 13 (10.00%) Big Data
7 10 (7.69%) SQL Server
7 10 (7.69%) QualityStage
7 10 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (5.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (5.38%) Data Mining
9 6 (4.62%) OLTP
9 6 (4.62%) OLAP
9 6 (4.62%) Star Schema
9 6 (4.62%) Oracle ODI
9 6 (4.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (3.85%) Oracle OLAP
11 4 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (3.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 3 (2.31%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 12 (9.23%) JIRA
2 5 (3.85%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (3.85%) ERwin
3 3 (2.31%) Toad
General
1 37 (28.46%) Banking
2 26 (20.00%) Finance
3 13 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 11 (8.46%) Retail
5 4 (3.08%) Back Office
6 3 (2.31%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.31%) Marketing
7 2 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.77%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.77%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 41 (31.54%) Architect
2 28 (21.54%) Developer
3 21 (16.15%) Data Architect
4 16 (12.31%) Analyst
5 15 (11.54%) Consultant
6 14 (10.77%) DataStage Developer
7 12 (9.23%) Project Manager
8 11 (8.46%) Business Analyst
9 9 (6.92%) Senior Architect
10 8 (6.15%) Senior Data Architect
10 8 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (4.62%) ETL Developer
12 5 (3.85%) Technical Business Analyst
12 5 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
12 5 (3.85%) Data Warehouse Architect
13 4 (3.08%) Enterprise Architect
13 4 (3.08%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 4 (3.08%) Test Manager
13 4 (3.08%) DB2 Developer
14 3 (2.31%) Integration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.69%) XML
2 5 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (2.31%) Middleware
3 3 (2.31%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (0.77%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.23%) Data Integration
3 11 (8.46%) Replication
4 10 (7.69%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.08%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.31%) Reference Data
6 3 (2.31%) DataPower
6 3 (2.31%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.54%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.77%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.77%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.77%) Equities
8 1 (0.77%) Derivative
8 1 (0.77%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.77%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.77%) Open Source
8 1 (0.77%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.62%) UNIX
2 11 (8.46%) Linux
3 4 (3.08%) Windows
4 3 (2.31%) AIX
5 2 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (46.15%) ETL
2 45 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
2 45 (34.62%) Data Modelling
3 22 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (14.62%) Data Architecture
5 17 (13.08%) Performance Tuning
6 16 (12.31%) Analytics
6 16 (12.31%) Data Governance
7 13 (10.00%) Data Management
8 12 (9.23%) Change Data Capture
9 11 (8.46%) Project Management
9 11 (8.46%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
10 10 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (6.92%) Physical Data Model
12 8 (6.15%) Logical Data Model
12 8 (6.15%) Migration
13 7 (5.38%) Data Analysis
13 7 (5.38%) Release Management
13 7 (5.38%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 38 (29.23%) SQL
2 14 (10.77%) Java
3 9 (6.92%) Python
4 8 (6.15%) PL/SQL
5 5 (3.85%) Shell Script
5 5 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.31%) Perl
7 2 (1.54%) C
7 2 (1.54%) C#
7 2 (1.54%) C++
8 1 (0.77%) ABAP
8 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (4.62%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.46%) QA
2 9 (6.92%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.77%) SLA
4 1 (0.77%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 7 (5.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.77%) Control-M
Vendors
1 80 (61.54%) IBM
2 59 (45.38%) Oracle
3 27 (20.77%) Informatica
4 19 (14.62%) Cognos
5 9 (6.92%) Teradata
5 9 (6.92%) Tableau
6 6 (4.62%) Netezza
6 6 (4.62%) Ab Initio
7 5 (3.85%) Talend
7 5 (3.85%) Misys
8 3 (2.31%) Microsoft
8 3 (2.31%) Trillium
8 3 (2.31%) Business Objects
8 3 (2.31%) GoldenSource
9 2 (1.54%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (1.54%) SAP
9 2 (1.54%) CA
10 1 (0.77%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.77%) Murex
10 1 (0.77%) webMethods