The first table below looks at the demand for Informix 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 Informix over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Informix
Rank 116 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Informix 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.42% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.98% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £291 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £309 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £23.00
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
556 527 550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 21.15% 22.19% 19.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 271 265
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 £272 £250 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £435
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 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
Informix
UK

Informix
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Informix Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Informix
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Informix Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Informix
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Informix across the Scotland region.

Informix Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Informix
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 Informix within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 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 - 9 £275 -
West Lothian - 2 £308 -
Fife - - - -
Informix
UK

Informix
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Informix 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 Informix.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Perl
2 8 (66.67%) JSON
3 7 (58.33%) Software Architecture
3 7 (58.33%) MongoDB
3 7 (58.33%) OO
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (41.67%) Linux
5 5 (41.67%) Use Case
6 4 (33.33%) Product Management
6 4 (33.33%) ClickSoftware Technologies
7 3 (25.00%) Change Management
7 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (25.00%) GitHub
7 3 (25.00%) User Stories
7 3 (25.00%) JIRA
7 3 (25.00%) BDD
7 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (16.67%) EDI
8 2 (16.67%) Project Management
8 2 (16.67%) Degree
9 1 (8.33%) Scrum
9 1 (8.33%) Java

Informix
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Informix 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 Informix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) JIRA
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
1 4 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 4 (33.33%) Perl Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (16.67%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) OO
1 7 (58.33%) Software Architecture
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Use Case
4 4 (33.33%) Product Management
5 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (25.00%) BDD
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (25.00%) User Stories
5 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (25.00%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Perl
3 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) ClickSoftware Technologies