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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 129 129 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing DataStage 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.34% 0.036% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.83% 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £330 £394
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -16.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £46.50 -
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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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
602 529 533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 18.87% 19.17% 21.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 259 250
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £251 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £16.00 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+165.62% -39.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £11.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £61.40 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DataStage across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

DataStage Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 July 2015. 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
Glasgow - 6 £450 - 2
Edinburgh -5 4 £450 +28.57% 1
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UK

DataStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 10 (58.82%) ETL
1 10 (58.82%) IBM
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (23.53%) QualityStage
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) UNIX
4 3 (17.65%) Banking
4 3 (17.65%) Data Integration
4 3 (17.65%) MQSeries
4 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (11.76%) DTS
5 2 (11.76%) XML
5 2 (11.76%) SOA
5 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
5 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Big Data
5 2 (11.76%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.76%) SDLC
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) ETL Development
6 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.88%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
6 1 (5.88%) Master Data Management
6 1 (5.88%) Metadata Management

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (17.65%) MQSeries
2 1 (5.88%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) FileNet
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) QualityStage
2 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.76%) DTS
3 2 (11.76%) Big Data
3 2 (11.76%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (5.88%) Data Mart
4 1 (5.88%) BODI
4 1 (5.88%) SAP Data Services
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Project Manager
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (23.53%) DataStage Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Project Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Project Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.88%) DataPower
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) UNIX
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) ETL
2 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) SOA
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) SDLC
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Data Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Validation
5 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Master Data Management
5 1 (5.88%) Metadata Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Transformation
5 1 (5.88%) ETL Development
5 1 (5.88%) Validation
5 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) IBM
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) Cognos
4 1 (5.88%) HP