The first table below looks at the demand for DataStage skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough 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 Slough 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 28 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing DataStage 7 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 2.77% 2.92% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.95% 14.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £500 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
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
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
39 57 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 15.42% 20.80% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 26 16
Average daily rate £375 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £201 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
DataStage
Berkshire

DataStage
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

DataStage Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

DataStage
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

DataStage Daily Rate Trend in Slough

DataStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 (71.43%) Oracle
2 8 (57.14%) IBM
3 7 (50.00%) Workflow
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (50.00%) DB2
4 6 (42.86%) Finance
4 6 (42.86%) WebSphere
5 5 (35.71%) iSeries
5 5 (35.71%) RPG IV
5 5 (35.71%) RPG
5 5 (35.71%) XML
5 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (35.71%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (35.71%) Toad
6 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (28.57%) ERwin
6 4 (28.57%) Web Application Development
6 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
6 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (21.43%) Banking
7 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
7 3 (21.43%) Metastorm
7 3 (21.43%) SQL
7 3 (21.43%) .NET
7 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
7 3 (21.43%) SAP
8 2 (14.29%) Business Objects

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 6 (42.86%) WebSphere
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Portal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (50.00%) DB2
2 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (14.29%) SAP BW
4 1 (7.14%) QlikView
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data
4 1 (7.14%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Toad
2 4 (28.57%) ERwin
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) RPG Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) DataStage Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 1 (7.14%) SAP BW Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Release Manager
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Data Modeller
5 1 (7.14%) ETL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) XML
1 5 (35.71%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (21.43%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Workflow
2 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) Automated Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 4 (28.57%) Web Application Development
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 2 (14.29%) Release Management
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) ETL
5 1 (7.14%) E-business
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) RPG
1 5 (35.71%) RPG IV
2 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle
2 8 (57.14%) IBM
3 3 (21.43%) Metastorm
3 3 (21.43%) SAP
4 2 (14.29%) Cognos
4 2 (14.29%) Business Objects
5 1 (7.14%) Teradata
5 1 (7.14%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (7.14%) Lotus