The table below looks at the statistics for DataStage skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataStage over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 104 92 81
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Contract jobs citing DataStage 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 0.25% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.48% 1.08% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £375 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +5.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £450 £330
% change year-on-year
-18.05% +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - £46.50
DataStage
North West

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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
418 369 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 22.61% 22.88% 21.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 265 172
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Median hourly rate £27.50 £19.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.73% +1.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.10 £14.80 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £19.60 £30.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £28.06 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+1.55% -1.53%

DataStage
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing DataStage as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DataStage Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

DataStage
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

DataStage Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

DataStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DataStage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for DataStage.

1 14 (93.33%) Oracle
2 10 (66.67%) ETL
3 8 (53.33%) Migration
4 7 (46.67%) IBM
4 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (46.67%) Data Migration
5 6 (40.00%) SQL
6 3 (20.00%) iPad
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) Middleware
6 3 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
7 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
7 2 (13.33%) SNMP
7 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
7 2 (13.33%) Web Services
7 2 (13.33%) XML
7 2 (13.33%) Unix
7 2 (13.33%) Nagios
7 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
7 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
8 1 (6.67%) Release Management
8 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
8 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
8 1 (6.67%) Teradata
8 1 (6.67%) Banking
8 1 (6.67%) Retail
8 1 (6.67%) SCOM

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) SNMP
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) DB2
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Consultant
1 5 (33.33%) DataStage Consultant
1 5 (33.33%) ETL Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) DataStage Developer
2 3 (20.00%) DataStage ETL Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) ETL Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Data Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Data Migration Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) DataStage Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) DataStage Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Migration Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) MIS Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Data Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Middleware
2 2 (13.33%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) iPad
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ETL
2 8 (53.33%) Migration
3 7 (46.67%) Data Migration
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Release Management
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Nagios
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Ab Initio
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Teradata
3 1 (6.67%) VMware