The table below looks at the statistics for DataStage skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataStage over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 129 126 110
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -16
Contract jobs citing DataStage 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.12% 0.074% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.57% 0.34% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate £371 £325 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.23% -29.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £325 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £325 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.00 - -
DataStage
UK

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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
528 590 516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.72% 21.72% 22.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 345 247
Average daily rate £375 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 7
Average hourly rate £16.25 £47.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.78% +251.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £22.50 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.41 £47.50 £16.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

DataStage
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

DataStage Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

DataStage
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

DataStage Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

DataStage
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataStage within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Edinburgh -14 2 £375 +15.38% 1
Glasgow - 1 £368 -
DataStage
UK

DataStage
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing DataStage 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 DataStage.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) ETL
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) BODI
4 2 (40.00%) Use Case
4 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (40.00%) Data Transformation
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) UML
4 2 (40.00%) Cognos
4 2 (40.00%) Trillium
4 2 (40.00%) Toad
4 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) Star Schema
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Kanban
5 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
5 1 (20.00%) Retail

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing DataStage 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 DataStage. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) BODI
2 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (40.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Toad
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) DataStage Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) DataStage Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ETL
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) Data Transformation
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) UML
3 2 (40.00%) Use Case
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Cognos
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Trillium