The table below looks at the statistics for IBM InfoSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM InfoSphere over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM InfoSphere
England / South West
Rank - 141 144
Contract jobs citing IBM InfoSphere 0 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.58% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £500 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £450 £525
% change year-on-year
+13.88% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.50

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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
551 688 735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.39% 22.98% 23.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 509 533
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 6 11
Median hourly rate £40.00 £31.75 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.98% -2.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.13 £20.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £43.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

IBM InfoSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing IBM InfoSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

IBM InfoSphere Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

IBM InfoSphere
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

IBM InfoSphere Daily Rate Trend in the South West