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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Informix over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Informix
Rank 161 149 138
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Contract jobs citing Informix 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.081% 0.11% 0.067%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.33% 0.48% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £225 £368 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.77% -13.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £420 £363
% change year-on-year
+13.09% +15.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.47 -
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
913 837 675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.64% 22.17% 22.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 536 374
Median daily rate £375 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £352 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.53% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 18 16
Median hourly rate £24.00 £33.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +69.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £19.00 £10.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £57.75 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £28.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% +12.50%

Informix
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Informix as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Informix within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +2 3 £225 -32.58%
Informix
England

Informix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Informix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Informix.

1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Content Management
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Introscope
3 1 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (33.33%) Perforce
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) JDBC
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) XML

Informix
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (33.33%) Introscope
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Mockito
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Build Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) JDBC
2 1 (33.33%) PowerMock
2 1 (33.33%) Servlets
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) Compuware
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Perforce