The first table below looks at the demand for IBM InfoSphere 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 IBM InfoSphere over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Manchester 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM InfoSphere
Rank - 72 89
Contract jobs citing IBM InfoSphere 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.40% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £350 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +55.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
284 250 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 20.07% 25.91% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 118 174
Average daily rate £350 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 22
Average hourly rate £20.35 £40.50 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.75% +86.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £17.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.75 £190.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
IBM InfoSphere
North West

IBM InfoSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

IBM InfoSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

IBM InfoSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

IBM InfoSphere Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

IBM InfoSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing IBM InfoSphere 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 IBM InfoSphere.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (100.00%) DataStage
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) DataPower
1 1 (100.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

IBM InfoSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing IBM InfoSphere 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 IBM InfoSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) DataStage
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (100.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) F5