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 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 252 220 218
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -2
Contract jobs citing DataStage 2 24 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.021% 0.28% 0.066%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.14% 1.48% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 1
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£238 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.50% -9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-19.77% +5.55%
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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1475 1623 1439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.59% 18.64% 18.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 875 868 738
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 40 55
Average hourly rate £37.50 £23.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.04% -9.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%

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
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 6 March 2015. 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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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
Berkshire -19 2 £238 -52.50%
Kent - - - - 2
Surrey - - - - 2
DataStage
England

DataStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 14 (93.33%) ETL
2 13 (86.67%) Oracle
3 11 (73.33%) SQL
4 10 (66.67%) PL/SQL
5 8 (53.33%) DB2
5 8 (53.33%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (53.33%) IBM
6 5 (33.33%) Migration
6 5 (33.33%) Informatica
6 5 (33.33%) PowerCenter
6 5 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
6 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
7 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
7 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
7 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
7 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
7 4 (26.67%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
7 4 (26.67%) Workflow
7 4 (26.67%) Project Management
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (13.33%) Data Mapping
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
8 2 (13.33%) R
8 2 (13.33%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (13.33%) QualityStage
8 2 (13.33%) Data Management
8 2 (13.33%) Information Management

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 4 (26.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) DB2
1 8 (53.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (33.33%) PowerCenter
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (13.33%) Star Schema
4 2 (13.33%) QualityStage
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (13.33%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) ETL Developer
3 3 (20.00%) DataStage Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Data Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) ETL
2 5 (33.33%) Migration
2 5 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
3 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) Workflow
3 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Data Management
4 2 (13.33%) Information Management
4 2 (13.33%) Data Mapping
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (6.67%) Master Data Management
5 1 (6.67%) Dependency Management
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) Test Management
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 10 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (13.33%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Oracle
2 8 (53.33%) IBM
3 5 (33.33%) Informatica
4 1 (6.67%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (6.67%) Lotus