The table below looks at the statistics for DataStage skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataStage over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 243 252 214
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -38
Contract jobs citing DataStage 15 2 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.021% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.86% 0.12% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 3
Average daily rate £413 - £438
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 - £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.00 - -
DataStage
England

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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1749 1689 1802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 20.52% 17.82% 21.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1128 973 910
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 34 63
Average hourly rate £38.05 £30.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.83% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £18.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £55.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+14.06% +14.28%

DataStage
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

DataStage Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

DataStage
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

DataStage Daily Rate Trend in the South East

DataStage
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DataStage across the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

DataStage Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

DataStage
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

DataStage Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

DataStage
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataStage within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
West Sussex - 7 £413 - 1
Surrey -1 5 £563 -
East Sussex - 3 £375 -
Kent - 2 £390 - 3
DataStage
England

DataStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 16 (66.67%) Oracle
1 16 (66.67%) Informatica
2 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 14 (58.33%) IBM
3 13 (54.17%) Finance
4 12 (50.00%) ETL
4 12 (50.00%) AIX
4 12 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 11 (45.83%) Netezza
6 10 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (37.50%) Unix
7 9 (37.50%) PL/SQL
7 9 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (33.33%) Cognizant
9 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (25.00%) IBM InfoSphere
11 5 (20.83%) XML
12 4 (16.67%) Cognos
12 4 (16.67%) Six Sigma
12 4 (16.67%) QualityStage
12 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
13 3 (12.50%) WebSphere
13 3 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
13 3 (12.50%) Use Case
13 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
13 3 (12.50%) Data Integration
13 3 (12.50%) Inmon Methodology

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 3 (12.50%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.17%) MS Project
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (25.00%) IBM InfoSphere
4 4 (16.67%) QualityStage
5 3 (12.50%) OLAP
5 3 (12.50%) Oracle OWB
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (4.17%) IBM PureData
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) ClearCase
1 3 (12.50%) ClearQuest
1 3 (12.50%) JUnit
1 3 (12.50%) Subversion
1 3 (12.50%) Toad
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) DBA
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle DBA
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle Production DBA
1 9 (37.50%) Production DBA
2 8 (33.33%) SQL DBA
3 7 (29.17%) Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) DataStage Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Architect
6 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) Data Architect
7 2 (8.33%) DataStage ETL Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (8.33%) ETL Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) ETL Developer
7 2 (8.33%) XML Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Informatica Designer
8 1 (4.17%) TOGAF Architect
8 1 (4.17%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) XML
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.17%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) AIX
2 9 (37.50%) Unix
3 3 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) ETL
2 9 (37.50%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Six Sigma
5 3 (12.50%) DSDM
5 3 (12.50%) Inmon Methodology
5 3 (12.50%) ITIL
5 3 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
5 3 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 3 (12.50%) Use Case
5 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 3 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.33%) Master Data Management
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 3 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Informatica
1 16 (66.67%) Oracle
2 14 (58.33%) IBM
3 11 (45.83%) Netezza
4 8 (33.33%) Cognizant
5 4 (16.67%) Cognos
6 3 (12.50%) Ab Initio
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.17%) Planview
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £451 - £601 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Middlesex
TEKsystems
Rate: £399 - £451 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £325 - £400 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago