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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Informatica PowerCenter
Rank 131 120 136
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Contract jobs citing PowerCenter 13 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.41% 0.46% 0.063%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.78% 2.16% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 0
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£375 £370 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +13.84%
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
731 601 696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.98% 21.39% 21.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 314 379
Average daily rate £350 £309 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.36% +2.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £217 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 30
Average hourly rate £67.00 £23.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+191.30% +31.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £30.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +2.50%

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 22 October 2014.

PowerCenter Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

PowerCenter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 29 (96.67%) Informatica
2 28 (93.33%) Oracle
3 24 (80.00%) Data Modelling
3 24 (80.00%) ETL
4 23 (76.67%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (73.33%) ERwin
6 20 (66.67%) SQL
7 19 (63.33%) PL/SQL
8 18 (60.00%) Shell Script
9 17 (56.67%) Migration
10 14 (46.67%) Oracle Database
10 14 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (43.33%) Dimensional Modelling
12 11 (36.67%) CA
13 9 (30.00%) Rational Rose
13 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
13 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
13 9 (30.00%) Business Analysis
14 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (26.67%) Data Architecture
14 8 (26.67%) Data Integration
14 8 (26.67%) Web Services
14 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
14 8 (26.67%) EAI
15 6 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
15 6 (20.00%) Workflow
15 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
15 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 6 (20.00%) Customer Engagement

PowerCenter
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 6 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.33%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (76.67%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (46.67%) Oracle Database
3 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (26.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (20.00%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (3.33%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 22 (73.33%) ERwin
2 9 (30.00%) Rational Rose
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Informatica Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Designer
4 3 (10.00%) Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Data Modeller
5 2 (6.67%) Informatica Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Informatica Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Data Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Build Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Data Build Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Design Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) Web Services
2 6 (20.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (26.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) Data Modelling
1 24 (80.00%) ETL
2 17 (56.67%) Migration
3 13 (43.33%) Dimensional Modelling
4 9 (30.00%) Business Analysis
5 8 (26.67%) Data Architecture
5 8 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (26.67%) EAI
6 6 (20.00%) Workflow
6 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Data Transformation
7 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.33%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) SQL
2 19 (63.33%) PL/SQL
3 18 (60.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 29 (96.67%) Informatica
2 28 (93.33%) Oracle
3 11 (36.67%) CA
4 1 (3.33%) Teradata
4 1 (3.33%) SAP