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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 88 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing DataStage 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.21% 0.087% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.90% 0.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £515 £325
% change year-on-year
-16.50% +58.46%
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
333 281 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 23.70% 24.33% 25.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 166 177
Average daily rate £325 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 19
Average hourly rate £24.00 £21.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.94% -29.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.15 £17.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £157.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

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 19 December 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 4 (80.00%) IBM
1 4 (80.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Middleware
2 3 (60.00%) VSAM
2 3 (60.00%) CICS
2 3 (60.00%) CA
2 3 (60.00%) COBOL
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) AIX
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Ab Initio
4 1 (20.00%) Teradata
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (20.00%) SAS
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (20.00%) JCL
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Data Mining

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (60.00%) CICS
2 1 (20.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Design Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Design Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (60.00%) VSAM
3 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) AIX
1 3 (60.00%) Solaris
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) COBOL
2 1 (20.00%) JCL
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) CA
3 1 (20.00%) Ab Initio
3 1 (20.00%) Teradata
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Business Objects