The table below looks at the statistics for DataStage skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataStage over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 476 482 483
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing DataStage 118 118 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.21% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.97% 0.98% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 60 38
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£500 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £225 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £515 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £387 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-22.57% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
12153 12063 10426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.81% 21.85% 21.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7883 7600 6299
Average daily rate £400 £388 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +2.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 195 209
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.32 £16.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.55 £55.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

DataStage
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DataStage within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataStage within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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
England -11 101 £500 +14.28% 10
London +7 72 £500 +22.69% 4
City of London +22 9 £515 +21.17% 2
Scotland +9 6 £387 -
Yorkshire -14 6 £360 -7.69% 2
Wales -4 5 £550 -
West Midlands -9 5 £425 -7.10%
East Midlands +4 4 - -
Nottinghamshire -2 4 - -
Nottingham -5 4 - -
Manchester - 4 £420 - 1
North West - 4 £420 - 1
Edinburgh +4 3 - -
Croydon -1 3 £500 +42.85%
Sheffield -7 3 £375 +18.57%
South Yorkshire -8 3 £375 +18.57%
West Yorkshire -9 3 £360 -7.69% 1
Leeds -13 3 £360 -7.69% 1
South East -28 3 £344 -31.25% 3
East of England +19 2 £425 -16.25%
South Wales -1 2 £550 -
Glasgow -2 2 £387 -
Bristol - 2 £305 -
Port Talbot - 2 £550 -
South West - 2 £305 -
Staffordshire - 2 - -
Neath Port Talbot - 2 £550 -
Surrey -2 1 - - 1
Berkshire -23 1 £238 -52.50%
Cambridgeshire - 1 £425 -

DataStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 109 (52.91%) IBM
2 88 (42.72%) ETL
3 78 (37.86%) Oracle
4 75 (36.41%) Data Warehouse
5 64 (31.07%) Finance
6 58 (28.16%) Business Intelligence
6 58 (28.16%) SQL
7 53 (25.73%) Data Modelling
8 49 (23.79%) Banking
8 49 (23.79%) IBM InfoSphere
9 32 (15.53%) Informatica
9 32 (15.53%) DB2
10 31 (15.05%) UNIX
11 30 (14.56%) Analytical Skills
12 26 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (11.65%) Oracle Database
14 23 (11.17%) Linux
14 23 (11.17%) Cognos
15 21 (10.19%) Project Management
15 21 (10.19%) Performance Tuning
16 19 (9.22%) Data Architecture
16 19 (9.22%) Analytics
16 19 (9.22%) Migration
16 19 (9.22%) Stakeholder Management
16 19 (9.22%) Teradata
17 17 (8.25%) Mainframe
17 17 (8.25%) QualityStage
17 17 (8.25%) Java
17 17 (8.25%) Data Integration
18 16 (7.77%) Data Governance

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 14 (6.80%) CICS
2 11 (5.34%) MQSeries
2 11 (5.34%) WebSphere
3 7 (3.40%) SAS
4 4 (1.94%) IIS
5 2 (0.97%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.49%) FileNet
6 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.49%) Apache
6 1 (0.49%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (3.40%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.94%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.46%) MS Office
4 2 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.97%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.49%) SPSS
5 1 (0.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.91%) Loan IQ
2 4 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.97%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.49%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.49%) Intranet
1 1 (0.49%) LDAP
1 1 (0.49%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (36.41%) Data Warehouse
2 49 (23.79%) IBM InfoSphere
3 32 (15.53%) DB2
4 24 (11.65%) Oracle Database
5 17 (8.25%) QualityStage
6 15 (7.28%) SQL Server
7 14 (6.80%) QlikView
7 14 (6.80%) Big Data
8 10 (4.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (4.37%) Oracle ODI
10 8 (3.88%) Pentaho
11 7 (3.40%) Relational Database
11 7 (3.40%) OLAP
11 7 (3.40%) OLTP
11 7 (3.40%) Data Mining
11 7 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (2.91%) Oracle OLAP
12 6 (2.91%) Star Schema
13 5 (2.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (5.83%) JIRA
2 8 (3.88%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (2.43%) ERwin
3 5 (2.43%) Toad
4 4 (1.94%) LSMW
5 1 (0.49%) ClearCase
General
1 64 (31.07%) Finance
2 49 (23.79%) Banking
3 15 (7.28%) Investment Banking
4 14 (6.80%) Retail
5 4 (1.94%) Marketing
5 4 (1.94%) Dutch Language
5 4 (1.94%) Back Office
5 4 (1.94%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.97%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.97%) Law
7 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.49%) Advertising
7 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.49%) Finnish Language
7 1 (0.49%) French Language
Job Titles
1 51 (24.76%) Architect
2 42 (20.39%) Developer
3 27 (13.11%) Analyst
4 26 (12.62%) Project Manager
5 25 (12.14%) Data Architect
6 21 (10.19%) Consultant
7 19 (9.22%) DataStage Developer
8 14 (6.80%) Business Analyst
9 11 (5.34%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (4.37%) Senior Architect
10 9 (4.37%) ETL Developer
11 8 (3.88%) Senior Data Architect
12 7 (3.40%) Technical Design Leader
13 6 (2.91%) Technical Analyst
13 6 (2.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 5 (2.43%) Test Leader
14 5 (2.43%) Test Manager
14 5 (2.43%) Test Analyst
14 5 (2.43%) Technical Business Analyst
14 5 (2.43%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.83%) XML
2 9 (4.37%) Middleware
3 5 (2.43%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (1.46%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.49%) .NET
5 1 (0.49%) J2EE
5 1 (0.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.56%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.25%) Mainframe
2 17 (8.25%) Data Integration
3 13 (6.31%) VSAM
4 11 (5.34%) Data Structures
4 11 (5.34%) Replication
5 7 (3.40%) BYOD
6 4 (1.94%) DataPower
7 3 (1.46%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.46%) Reference Data
7 3 (1.46%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.46%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.46%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.49%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.49%) Open Source
8 1 (0.49%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.49%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.49%) EFT
8 1 (0.49%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.49%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 31 (15.05%) UNIX
2 23 (11.17%) Linux
3 10 (4.85%) AIX
4 8 (3.88%) Solaris
5 7 (3.40%) Windows
6 2 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (42.72%) ETL
2 58 (28.16%) Business Intelligence
3 53 (25.73%) Data Modelling
4 26 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (10.19%) Project Management
5 21 (10.19%) Performance Tuning
6 19 (9.22%) Data Architecture
6 19 (9.22%) Analytics
6 19 (9.22%) Migration
6 19 (9.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (7.77%) Data Governance
7 16 (7.77%) Data Management
8 14 (6.80%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (6.31%) Data Migration
10 12 (5.83%) Dimensional Modelling
10 12 (5.83%) Change Data Capture
11 11 (5.34%) Logical Data Model
12 10 (4.85%) Physical Data Model
13 9 (4.37%) Release Management
13 9 (4.37%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 58 (28.16%) SQL
2 17 (8.25%) Java
3 15 (7.28%) COBOL
4 12 (5.83%) PL/SQL
5 9 (4.37%) Python
6 7 (3.40%) Shell Script
7 6 (2.91%) JCL
8 5 (2.43%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.94%) Perl
10 3 (1.46%) C
11 2 (0.97%) Korn
11 2 (0.97%) C#
11 2 (0.97%) C++
12 1 (0.49%) Rust
12 1 (0.49%) C-shell
12 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.49%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 7 (3.40%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.91%) Degree
2 6 (2.91%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.46%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (0.97%) ISEB
5 1 (0.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.49%) OCA
5 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.49%) PMP
5 1 (0.49%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.28%) QA
2 14 (6.80%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.49%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.46%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (4.85%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.97%) Control-M
3 1 (0.49%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 109 (52.91%) IBM
2 78 (37.86%) Oracle
3 32 (15.53%) Informatica
4 23 (11.17%) Cognos
5 19 (9.22%) Teradata
6 12 (5.83%) Business Objects
6 12 (5.83%) SAP
7 10 (4.85%) Netezza
7 10 (4.85%) CA
8 9 (4.37%) Tableau
9 8 (3.88%) Talend
10 7 (3.40%) Microsoft
11 6 (2.91%) Ab Initio
12 5 (2.43%) Misys
12 5 (2.43%) Trillium
13 3 (1.46%) Datanomic
13 3 (1.46%) MicroStrategy
13 3 (1.46%) GoldenSource
14 2 (0.97%) HP
14 2 (0.97%) Sybase
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