The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Scotland region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 125 - 105
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DataStage 3 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% - 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.55% - 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Average daily rate £400 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
546 529 558
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.56% 22.75% 19.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 276 276
Average daily rate £350 £338 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 20
Average hourly rate £18.00 £50.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
DataStage
UK

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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 2 £400 - 1
Glasgow - 1 - -
Stirling - - - -
DataStage
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DataStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (40.00%) IBM
4 2 (40.00%) ETL
4 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) Star Schema
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) HTTP
5 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (20.00%) Informatica
5 1 (20.00%) PowerCenter
5 1 (20.00%) Intranet
5 1 (20.00%) Internet

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (20.00%) Star Schema
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (20.00%) PowerCenter
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (20.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) AIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (20.00%) Inmon Methodology
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Informatica
3 1 (20.00%) Ab Initio
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco