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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Informatica PowerCenter
Rank 115 121 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing PowerCenter 22 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.69% 0.41% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.99% 1.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £370 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
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
737 607 779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.07% 20.53% 22.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 324 432
Average daily rate £330 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £420 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 35
Average hourly rate £67.00 £27.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+143.63% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.09 £30.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+6.96% -5.51%

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 September 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 September 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 31 (96.88%) Oracle
1 31 (96.88%) Informatica
2 25 (78.13%) ETL
2 25 (78.13%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (71.88%) SQL
3 23 (71.88%) Data Modelling
4 21 (65.63%) ERwin
5 19 (59.38%) PL/SQL
6 17 (53.13%) Shell Script
6 17 (53.13%) Migration
7 14 (43.75%) Dimensional Modelling
7 14 (43.75%) Oracle Database
7 14 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (34.38%) CA
10 9 (28.13%) Rational Rose
10 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
11 8 (25.00%) EAI
11 8 (25.00%) Web Services
11 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (25.00%) Business Analysis
11 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
11 8 (25.00%) Data Architecture
11 8 (25.00%) Data Integration
12 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 6 (18.75%) Customer Engagement
12 6 (18.75%) BusinessObjects XI
12 6 (18.75%) Velocity
12 6 (18.75%) Workflow

PowerCenter
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (18.75%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (78.13%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (43.75%) Oracle Database
3 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
4 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (18.75%) BusinessObjects XI
6 4 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 21 (65.63%) ERwin
2 9 (28.13%) Rational Rose
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) Informatica Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Business Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Informatica Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Data Modeller
5 2 (6.25%) Informatica Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Designer
6 1 (3.13%) Build Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Data Build Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle BI Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Data Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Design Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) Web Services
2 6 (18.75%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.13%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (78.13%) ETL
2 23 (71.88%) Data Modelling
3 17 (53.13%) Migration
4 14 (43.75%) Dimensional Modelling
5 12 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (25.00%) EAI
6 8 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 8 (25.00%) Data Architecture
7 6 (18.75%) Customer Engagement
7 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (18.75%) Workflow
8 2 (6.25%) Analytics
9 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis
9 1 (3.13%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) SQL
2 19 (59.38%) PL/SQL
3 17 (53.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 31 (96.88%) Oracle
1 31 (96.88%) Informatica
2 11 (34.38%) CA
3 1 (3.13%) SAP