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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Informix
Rank 161 133 133
Rank change year-on-year
-28 0
Contract jobs citing Informix 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.023% 0.064% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.10% 0.28% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £293
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +36.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.43 - -
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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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
985 722 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.47% 23.28% 20.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 645 409 320
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 13 13
Average hourly rate £40.00 £67.00 £40.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.29% +65.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.37 £14.72 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £67.00 £41.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+5.51% +2.56%

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 2 September 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
Merseyside - 1 £325 -
Informix
England

Informix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (58.33%) Finance
4 6 (50.00%) Teradata
4 6 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (50.00%) Data Analysis
4 6 (50.00%) Sybase
4 6 (50.00%) DB2
4 6 (50.00%) Ingres
4 6 (50.00%) Database Security
5 5 (41.67%) SDLC
6 4 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (33.33%) RESTful
6 4 (33.33%) Mockito
6 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
6 4 (33.33%) PowerMock
6 4 (33.33%) JAX-RS
6 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 4 (33.33%) J2EE
6 4 (33.33%) HTML
6 4 (33.33%) Java
6 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
6 4 (33.33%) IBM
6 4 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (33.33%) JAX-RPC
6 4 (33.33%) Internet
6 4 (33.33%) JUnit
6 4 (33.33%) CSS

Informix
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 4 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
1 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) HTTP
1 4 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) DB2
2 6 (50.00%) Ingres
3 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) JUnit
1 4 (33.33%) Selenium
1 4 (33.33%) Mockito
1 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) SonarQube
2 1 (8.33%) Introscope
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Database Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Informix Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Database Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Database Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) ETL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) J2EE
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) JDBC
1 4 (33.33%) Servlets
1 4 (33.33%) SOAP
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
1 4 (33.33%) XML
1 4 (33.33%) XSL
1 4 (33.33%) WSDL
1 4 (33.33%) JAX-RPC
1 4 (33.33%) Spring
1 4 (33.33%) JSON
1 4 (33.33%) RESTful
1 4 (33.33%) PowerMock
1 4 (33.33%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
1 1 (8.33%) GIS
1 1 (8.33%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 6 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 6 (50.00%) Database Security
2 5 (41.67%) SDLC
3 4 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Web Application Development
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) SIEM
6 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Open Source
6 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (8.33%) ETL
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) Uniface
3 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) Sybase
2 6 (50.00%) Teradata
3 4 (33.33%) IBM
4 3 (25.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (8.33%) Rapid7
5 1 (8.33%) Compuware
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) McAfee
5 1 (8.33%) Perforce