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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 119 114 107
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing DataStage 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% 0.082% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.86% 0.34% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
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£325 £525 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.09% +23.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £500 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +53.84%
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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
581 581 545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 21.07% 23.81% 24.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 284 274
Average daily rate £350 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 11
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £20.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +74.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £11.10 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.90 £180.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

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 24 December 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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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 -13 2 £325 -38.09% 2
Stirling - 2 - -
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DataStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) ETL
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) IBM
3 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) CA
4 2 (25.00%) Informatica
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (25.00%) IIS
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) JBoss
4 2 (25.00%) Apache
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) TIBCO
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Change Data Capture
4 2 (25.00%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (25.00%) CA LISA
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) JBoss
1 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (12.50%) BODI
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) DataStage Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Environment Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ETL
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Change Data Capture
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PMP
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) CA
3 2 (25.00%) Informatica
3 2 (25.00%) TIBCO