The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Informix
Rank 408 428 403
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -25
Contract jobs citing Informix 5 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.004% 0.023%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.090% 0.017% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Average daily rate
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£425 £288 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% -12.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £288 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £288 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £293 £365
% change year-on-year
+36.75% -19.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
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England

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
5535 5808 5438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.85% 22.87% 20.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3725 4002 3614
Average daily rate £445 £433 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% +1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 35 66
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £18.88 £15.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £58.92 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%

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
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 2 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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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
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Informix
England

Informix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Banking
3 6 (46.15%) UNIX
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle
4 5 (38.46%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) Migration
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 4 (30.77%) Solaris
5 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
5 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (30.77%) IBM
5 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
6 3 (23.08%) Database Security
6 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
6 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (23.08%) Control-M
6 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
6 3 (23.08%) Remedy
7 2 (15.38%) TIBCO
7 2 (15.38%) Rendezvous
7 2 (15.38%) Sun
7 2 (15.38%) HP
7 2 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
7 2 (15.38%) Toad
7 2 (15.38%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (15.38%) Firewall
7 2 (15.38%) Change Management
7 2 (15.38%) ETL

Informix
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP ERP
2 1 (7.69%) Global One
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
1 4 (30.77%) Relational Database
2 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (15.38%) DB2
3 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.69%) Adabas
4 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Navigator
4 1 (7.69%) OLTP
4 1 (7.69%) OLAP
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (7.69%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (7.69%) DataStage
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Toad
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) ERwin
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (7.69%) Rational Rose
General
1 7 (53.85%) Banking
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) DBA
2 3 (23.08%) Informix DBA
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Data Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modeller
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) ETL Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (15.38%) Rendezvous
1 2 (15.38%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (7.69%) Credit Risk
2 1 (7.69%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) UNIX
3 4 (30.77%) Solaris
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 1 (7.69%) AIX
5 1 (7.69%) HPUX
5 1 (7.69%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
2 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (23.08%) Database Security
4 2 (15.38%) Master Data Management
4 2 (15.38%) Data Management
4 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) ETL
5 1 (7.69%) UML
5 1 (7.69%) RUP
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) Wealth Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
3 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) NATURAL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Control-M
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) IBM
3 3 (23.08%) Remedy
4 2 (15.38%) Sun
4 2 (15.38%) Sybase
4 2 (15.38%) SAP
4 2 (15.38%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (15.38%) TIBCO
5 1 (7.69%) Veritas
5 1 (7.69%) Murex
5 1 (7.69%) Sophis
5 1 (7.69%) Wall Street Systems