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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Informatica PowerCenter
Rank 117 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing PowerCenter 17 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.55% 0.35% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.37% 1.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 0
Average daily rate
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£353 £370 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.72% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £360 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +20.00%
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
717 591 819
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.24% 20.62% 24.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 315 469
Average daily rate £325 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 34
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.57 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +86.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £20.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £42.11 £43.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

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 28 August 2014.

PowerCenter Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

PowerCenter
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 PowerCenter within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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 - - - -
PowerCenter
England

PowerCenter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 25 (96.15%) Oracle
1 25 (96.15%) Informatica
2 19 (73.08%) ETL
2 19 (73.08%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (65.38%) SQL
3 17 (65.38%) Data Modelling
4 15 (57.69%) ERwin
5 13 (50.00%) PL/SQL
6 12 (46.15%) Shell Script
6 12 (46.15%) Migration
7 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (30.77%) Dimensional Modelling
8 8 (30.77%) Oracle Database
9 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
10 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (23.08%) Customer Engagement
10 6 (23.08%) Velocity
10 6 (23.08%) BusinessObjects XI
10 6 (23.08%) CA
10 6 (23.08%) Workflow
10 6 (23.08%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (19.23%) EAI
11 5 (19.23%) Web Services
11 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
11 5 (19.23%) Data Integration
11 5 (19.23%) Data Architecture
12 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
12 4 (15.38%) Oracle BI EE

PowerCenter
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (23.08%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (73.08%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (30.77%) Oracle Database
3 6 (23.08%) BusinessObjects XI
4 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (57.69%) ERwin
2 4 (15.38%) Rational Rose
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) Informatica Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Business Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Informatica Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Designer
5 2 (7.69%) Informatica Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Data Modeller
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Design Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Build Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Data Build Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) Velocity
2 5 (19.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.85%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) ETL
2 17 (65.38%) Data Modelling
3 12 (46.15%) Migration
4 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (30.77%) Dimensional Modelling
6 6 (23.08%) Customer Engagement
6 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (23.08%) Workflow
7 5 (19.23%) Business Analysis
7 5 (19.23%) EAI
7 5 (19.23%) Data Architecture
8 2 (7.69%) Analytics
9 1 (3.85%) E-business
9 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) SQL
2 13 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 12 (46.15%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) Oracle
1 25 (96.15%) Informatica
2 6 (23.08%) CA
3 1 (3.85%) SAP