The table below looks at the statistics for PowerCenter 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 PowerCenter over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Informatica PowerCenter
Rank 129 128 138
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Contract jobs citing PowerCenter 8 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.11% 0.065%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.13% 0.51% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Average daily rate
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£428 £398 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.54% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £250
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +40.00%
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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
708 590 675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.09% 21.43% 21.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 452 324 363
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £212 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 32 38
Average hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% -47.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £12.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £35.39 £45.14
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -15.38%

PowerCenter
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

PowerCenter Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PowerCenter
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

PowerCenter Daily Rate Trend in the North West

PowerCenter
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PowerCenter across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

PowerCenter Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

PowerCenter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing PowerCenter 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 PowerCenter.

1 24 (96.00%) Informatica
2 23 (92.00%) Oracle
3 22 (88.00%) ERwin
4 19 (76.00%) Data Modelling
4 19 (76.00%) ETL
5 18 (72.00%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (60.00%) SQL
7 14 (56.00%) PL/SQL
7 14 (56.00%) Oracle Database
8 13 (52.00%) Dimensional Modelling
8 13 (52.00%) Shell Script
9 12 (48.00%) Migration
9 12 (48.00%) Physical Data Model
10 11 (44.00%) CA
11 9 (36.00%) Rational Rose
11 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
11 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (36.00%) Business Analysis
12 8 (32.00%) Data Integration
12 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
12 8 (32.00%) Data Architecture
12 8 (32.00%) Web Services
12 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database 10g
12 8 (32.00%) EAI
13 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
14 3 (12.00%) UNIX
15 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 1 (4.00%) Data Transformation

PowerCenter
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing PowerCenter 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 PowerCenter. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (4.00%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (72.00%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (56.00%) Oracle Database
3 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (32.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (4.00%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 22 (88.00%) ERwin
2 9 (36.00%) Rational Rose
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Informatica Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Designer
3 3 (12.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Data Modeller
4 2 (8.00%) Informatica Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Build Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Data Build Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Data Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (32.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Data Modelling
1 19 (76.00%) ETL
2 13 (52.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 12 (48.00%) Migration
3 12 (48.00%) Physical Data Model
4 9 (36.00%) Business Analysis
5 8 (32.00%) Data Architecture
5 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (32.00%) EAI
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.00%) Data Transformation
6 1 (4.00%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) E-business
6 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 14 (56.00%) PL/SQL
3 13 (52.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Informatica
2 23 (92.00%) Oracle
3 11 (44.00%) CA
4 1 (4.00%) Teradata
4 1 (4.00%) SAP