The table below looks at the statistics for Informix skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Informix over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Informix
Rank 139 133 118
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Contract jobs citing Informix 12 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 0.032% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.53% 0.17% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 3
Average daily rate
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£385 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £363
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 - -
Informix
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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
782 593 548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.64% 19.09% 23.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 519 339 278
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £460 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 19
Average hourly rate £33.00 £23.15 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.54% -26.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.61 £17.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £46.00 £82.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £34.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-16.84% +20.00%

Informix
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Informix Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Informix
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Informix Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Informix
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Informix across the North West region.

Informix Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Informix
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Informix within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 9 £374 - 1
Informix
England

Informix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 14 (87.50%) Oracle
3 11 (68.75%) Finance
4 9 (56.25%) SDLC
5 8 (50.00%) JAX-RS
5 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 8 (50.00%) JSON
5 8 (50.00%) Selenium
5 8 (50.00%) RESTful
5 8 (50.00%) Mockito
5 8 (50.00%) Cucumber
5 8 (50.00%) PowerMock
5 8 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 8 (50.00%) TDD
5 8 (50.00%) Spring
5 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (50.00%) WebSphere
5 8 (50.00%) HTML
5 8 (50.00%) Java
5 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (50.00%) JUnit
5 8 (50.00%) CSS
5 8 (50.00%) JDBC
5 8 (50.00%) Servlets
5 8 (50.00%) SOAP
5 8 (50.00%) Web Services
5 8 (50.00%) XML
5 8 (50.00%) XSL
5 8 (50.00%) J2EE
5 8 (50.00%) HTTP

Informix
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 8 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) HTTP
1 8 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 8 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
3 6 (37.50%) DB2
3 6 (37.50%) Ingres
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Selenium
1 8 (50.00%) Mockito
1 8 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 8 (50.00%) JUnit
2 3 (18.75%) JIRA
2 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) SonarQube
2 3 (18.75%) Introscope
3 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Database Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) AWS Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Tester
7 1 (6.25%) Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) Database Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Database Consultant
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
7 1 (6.25%) ETL Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) J2EE Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) JAX-RS
1 8 (50.00%) JSON
1 8 (50.00%) RESTful
1 8 (50.00%) PowerMock
1 8 (50.00%) Spring
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
1 8 (50.00%) CSS
1 8 (50.00%) JDBC
1 8 (50.00%) Servlets
1 8 (50.00%) SOAP
1 8 (50.00%) Web Services
1 8 (50.00%) XML
1 8 (50.00%) XSL
1 8 (50.00%) J2EE
1 8 (50.00%) WSDL
1 8 (50.00%) JAX-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Online Banking
2 3 (18.75%) N-Tier
3 1 (6.25%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) UNIX
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) SDLC
2 8 (50.00%) TDD
2 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (43.75%) Web Application Development
3 7 (43.75%) Integration Testing
3 7 (43.75%) System Integration Testing
4 6 (37.50%) Database Security
4 6 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (37.50%) Data Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (18.75%) Open Source
7 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 1 (6.25%) SIEM
8 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
8 1 (6.25%) ETL
8 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) Uniface
3 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Oracle
2 8 (50.00%) IBM
3 6 (37.50%) Teradata
3 6 (37.50%) Sybase
4 3 (18.75%) ServiceNow
4 3 (18.75%) Compuware
4 3 (18.75%) HP
4 3 (18.75%) Perforce
5 1 (6.25%) Rapid7
5 1 (6.25%) McAfee
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