The table below looks at the statistics for DataStage skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataStage over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 86 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing DataStage 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.29% 0.084% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.30% 0.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£600 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £425 £335
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +26.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
308 242 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 22.42% 20.44% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 140 191
Average daily rate £325 £310 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £385 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 15
Average hourly rate £21.00 £27.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.63% +41.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £35.00 £32.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.36 £31.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.91% +3.27%

DataStage
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DataStage across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (85.71%) IBM
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) CICS
3 4 (57.14%) CA
3 4 (57.14%) COBOL
3 4 (57.14%) AIX
3 4 (57.14%) Solaris
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) VSAM
4 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) Mainframe
5 2 (28.57%) Middleware
5 2 (28.57%) UNIX
5 2 (28.57%) Business Objects
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (28.57%) ETL
5 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) Time Management
6 1 (14.29%) WhereScape RED
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
6 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 1 (14.29%) Kalido
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
6 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Test Management

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (57.14%) CICS
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (14.29%) WhereScape RED
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Design Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Design Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Design Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) VSAM
2 3 (42.86%) Mainframe
3 1 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) AIX
1 4 (57.14%) Solaris
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) COBOL
2 1 (14.29%) JCL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) IBM
2 4 (57.14%) CA
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Business Objects
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) Ab Initio
4 1 (14.29%) Teradata
4 1 (14.29%) Kalido