The first table below looks at the demand for Informix 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 Informix over the 3 months to 29 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 London 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Informix
Rank 410 410 394
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Contract jobs citing Informix 7 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.030% 0.012% 0.053%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.13% 0.055% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 9
Average daily rate
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£438 £288 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.17% -30.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £288 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £288 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £308 £331
% change year-on-year
+30.08% -7.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5351 5465 5361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.77% 22.51% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3639 3724 3577
Average daily rate £438 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.86% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £559 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 56 55
Average hourly rate £27.50 £28.00 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -0.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.58 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +0.32%
Informix
England

Informix
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Informix Jobs Demand Trend in London

Informix
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Informix Daily Rate Trend in London

Informix
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Informix across the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Informix Daily Rate Histogram in London

Informix
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Informix Hourly Rate Trend in London

Informix
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 Informix within the London region over the 3 months to 29 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
(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
City of London - 2 £425 -
Chiswick - - - -
Informix
England

Informix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) UNIX
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Migration
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (26.67%) Solaris
4 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
4 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (26.67%) IBM
4 4 (26.67%) Banking
5 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 3 (20.00%) Data Management
5 3 (20.00%) SAP ERP
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (20.00%) Master Data Management
5 3 (20.00%) Database Security
5 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (20.00%) ERP
5 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (20.00%) SAP
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle
5 3 (20.00%) Java
6 2 (13.33%) Sybase
6 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
6 2 (13.33%) Windows
6 2 (13.33%) Change Management
6 2 (13.33%) HP

Informix
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (6.67%) Global One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.67%) MySQL
4 1 (6.67%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (6.67%) DataStage
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (6.67%) DB2
4 1 (6.67%) OLAP
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Navigator
4 1 (6.67%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Toad
2 1 (6.67%) ERwin
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (6.67%) Rational Rose
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) DBA
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Informix DBA
2 3 (20.00%) SAP Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Informix Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) ETL Consultant
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) UNIX
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Solaris
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
4 1 (6.67%) AIX
4 1 (6.67%) HPUX
4 1 (6.67%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Migration
2 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
2 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) ERP
3 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (20.00%) Data Management
3 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (20.00%) Master Data Management
3 3 (20.00%) Database Security
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) UML
5 1 (6.67%) RUP
5 1 (6.67%) Data Security
5 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Perl
4 1 (6.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (6.67%) Control-M
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) IBM
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) SAP
3 2 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) Sybase
3 2 (13.33%) Sun
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) Remedy
4 1 (6.67%) Sophis
4 1 (6.67%) Wall Street Systems
4 1 (6.67%) Murex
4 1 (6.67%) Veritas