The table below looks at the statistics for DataStage skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataStage over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 585 553 518
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -35
Contract jobs citing DataStage 61 85 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.15% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.52% 0.65% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 44 44
Median daily rate £445 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £300 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £585 £636
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £356
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +19.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £46.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11743 12979 11784
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.81% 23.54% 22.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7934 8472 7360
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 184 198
Median hourly rate £31.59 £27.78 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.69% -2.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.65 £52.17 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

DataStage
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing DataStage as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DataStage Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DataStage
Daily Rate Trend

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

DataStage Daily Rate Trend in the UK

DataStage
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DataStage within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

DataStage Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

DataStage
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DataStage within the UK.

DataStage Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

DataStage
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataStage within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -12 60 £445 -3.78% 9
London -15 23 £538 +4.87% 2
South East -3 16 £413 -13.15% 2
East of England +14 6 £450 +5.88%
Berkshire -6 6 £325 -
West Sussex -11 5 £413 -8.33% 1
City of London +37 4 £600 +19.92%
Slough +9 4 £325 -
East Midlands -2 4 £406 - 1
Nottingham -3 4 £406 - 1
Nottinghamshire -3 4 £406 - 1
Crawley - 4 £413 -
Kent - 4 £434 -
North West -7 3 £383 -19.47% 3
Manchester -15 3 £383 -19.47% 2
West Midlands -34 3 £500 +17.64%
Bury St Edmunds - 3 £450 -
Suffolk - 3 £450 -
South West +3 2 - -
Surrey -4 2 £455 +29.85%
Dorset -8 2 - -
North East - 2 £338 -
Essex - 2 £350 -
Weymouth - 2 - -
Stockport - 2 £383 - 2
Reading - 2 - -
Hertfordshire +14 1 - -
Buckinghamshire +12 1 £440 -20.00% 1
Glasgow +2 1 - -
Yorkshire -2 1 £313 -13.19% 1

DataStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DataStage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for DataStage.

1 115 (66.47%) ETL
2 96 (55.49%) IBM
3 77 (44.51%) Oracle
4 74 (42.77%) SQL
5 58 (33.53%) Data Warehouse
6 51 (29.48%) Finance
7 46 (26.59%) Business Intelligence
8 36 (20.81%) Migration
9 31 (17.92%) Netezza
9 31 (17.92%) Informatica
10 30 (17.34%) Cognos
11 27 (15.61%) Data Migration
12 26 (15.03%) IBM InfoSphere
13 25 (14.45%) PL/SQL
13 25 (14.45%) Unix
14 24 (13.87%) Retail
15 22 (12.72%) Stakeholder Management
16 21 (12.14%) SQL Server
17 19 (10.98%) Middleware
18 18 (10.40%) SAP
18 18 (10.40%) Data Modelling
19 17 (9.83%) Data Integration
19 17 (9.83%) Oracle Database
20 16 (9.25%) Agile Software Development
20 16 (9.25%) Data Analysis
20 16 (9.25%) Project Management
21 15 (8.67%) Teradata
21 15 (8.67%) Banking
22 14 (8.09%) IBM Integration Bus
22 14 (8.09%) WebSphere

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (8.09%) WebSphere
2 4 (2.31%) IIS
2 4 (2.31%) SAS
3 2 (1.16%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.16%) WebLogic Integration
3 2 (1.16%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 1 (0.58%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.58%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.58%) CICS
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.31%) MS Office
2 3 (1.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.73%) MS Project
3 1 (0.58%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (4.05%) SAP IS-U
2 6 (3.47%) Oracle Retail
3 5 (2.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 5 (2.89%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.58%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.89%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.73%) HTTP
3 2 (1.16%) SNMP
4 1 (0.58%) LAN
4 1 (0.58%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (33.53%) Data Warehouse
2 26 (15.03%) IBM InfoSphere
3 21 (12.14%) SQL Server
4 17 (9.83%) Oracle Database
5 13 (7.51%) DB2
6 12 (6.94%) Big Data
7 11 (6.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (5.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 10 (5.78%) Relational Database
9 9 (5.20%) QualityStage
10 7 (4.05%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (4.05%) Data Mart
11 6 (3.47%) Star Schema
12 5 (2.89%) Hadoop
12 5 (2.89%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (2.89%) QlikView
12 5 (2.89%) Snowflake Schema
13 4 (2.31%) Oracle Exadata
13 4 (2.31%) Oracle ODI
13 4 (2.31%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 8 (4.62%) Talend Open Studio
2 7 (4.05%) Toad
3 5 (2.89%) JIRA
4 2 (1.16%) Subversion
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
General
1 51 (29.48%) Finance
2 24 (13.87%) Retail
3 15 (8.67%) Banking
4 3 (1.73%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.73%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.16%) Billing
5 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.58%) Automotive
6 1 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Electronics
6 1 (0.58%) Marketing
6 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 70 (40.46%) Developer
2 42 (24.28%) DataStage Developer
3 33 (19.08%) ETL Developer
4 27 (15.61%) DataStage ETL Developer
5 26 (15.03%) Consultant
6 25 (14.45%) Analyst
7 22 (12.72%) Architect
8 16 (9.25%) Project Manager
9 12 (6.94%) SQL Developer
10 10 (5.78%) Data Architect
10 10 (5.78%) DataStage Consultant
10 10 (5.78%) Oracle Developer
11 9 (5.20%) Oracle Consultant
12 8 (4.62%) Business Intelligence Manager
12 8 (4.62%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
12 8 (4.62%) ETL Consultant
12 8 (4.62%) Programmer
12 8 (4.62%) SQL Programmer
13 7 (4.05%) ETL Architect
13 7 (4.05%) Oracle Production DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.98%) Middleware
2 14 (8.09%) IBM Integration Bus
3 6 (3.47%) .NET
3 6 (3.47%) .NET Framework
3 6 (3.47%) XML
4 5 (2.89%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (1.73%) Web Services
6 2 (1.16%) BAPI
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (0.58%) Backbone.js
7 1 (0.58%) JSON
7 1 (0.58%) ODBC
7 1 (0.58%) REST
7 1 (0.58%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.58%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.83%) Data Integration
2 11 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.47%) Data Conversion
3 6 (3.47%) DataPower
4 4 (2.31%) Credit Risk
4 4 (2.31%) iPad
4 4 (2.31%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.73%) Fintech
5 3 (1.73%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.16%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.58%) FMCG
7 1 (0.58%) iPhone
7 1 (0.58%) Replication
7 1 (0.58%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.45%) Unix
2 11 (6.36%) Linux
3 8 (4.62%) AIX
4 3 (1.73%) Windows
5 2 (1.16%) Solaris
6 1 (0.58%) Android
6 1 (0.58%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (66.47%) ETL
2 46 (26.59%) Business Intelligence
3 36 (20.81%) Migration
4 27 (15.61%) Data Migration
5 22 (12.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (10.40%) Data Modelling
7 16 (9.25%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (9.25%) Data Analysis
7 16 (9.25%) Project Management
8 14 (8.09%) Analytics
9 12 (6.94%) Data Management
10 11 (6.36%) Change Data Capture
11 8 (4.62%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (4.62%) Software Engineering
12 7 (4.05%) Data Architecture
13 6 (3.47%) ERP
13 6 (3.47%) ITIL
13 6 (3.47%) Scrum
13 6 (3.47%) Six Sigma
13 6 (3.47%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 74 (42.77%) SQL
2 25 (14.45%) PL/SQL
3 7 (4.05%) Java
3 7 (4.05%) T-SQL
4 6 (3.47%) C#
5 5 (2.89%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.73%) C
6 3 (1.73%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.73%) VBA
7 2 (1.16%) JCL
8 1 (0.58%) COBOL
8 1 (0.58%) JAQL
8 1 (0.58%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.58%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (2.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (1.73%) ISEB
3 2 (1.16%) Degree
4 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.05%) QA
2 6 (3.47%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.58%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (2.89%) Control-M
2 4 (2.31%) Nagios
3 3 (1.73%) Puppet
4 2 (1.16%) Grafana
4 2 (1.16%) Graphite
5 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.58%) Oozie
5 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.58%) SCOM
Vendors
1 96 (55.49%) IBM
2 77 (44.51%) Oracle
3 31 (17.92%) Informatica
3 31 (17.92%) Netezza
4 30 (17.34%) Cognos
5 18 (10.40%) SAP
6 15 (8.67%) Teradata
7 10 (5.78%) Ab Initio
8 9 (5.20%) MicroStrategy
9 8 (4.62%) Talend
10 7 (4.05%) Cognizant
10 7 (4.05%) Microsoft
11 6 (3.47%) Tableau
12 4 (2.31%) Sybase
13 3 (1.73%) Mercator
13 3 (1.73%) webMethods
14 2 (1.16%) Alteryx
14 2 (1.16%) Planview
14 2 (1.16%) TIBCO
15 1 (0.58%) Jaspersoft
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