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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 504 493 486
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Contract jobs citing DataStage 114 93 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.96% 0.78% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 48 47
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £330 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £550 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £425 £335
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +26.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
11906 11930 11709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.45% 22.70% 20.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 7754 7342 6813
Average daily rate £400 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 234 318
Average hourly rate £31.20 £30.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £14.50 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £46.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.36 £31.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.91% +3.27%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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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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 -14 106 £475 +5.55% 31
London -5 55 £550 +22.22% 14
South East -34 19 £200 -52.94% 1
City of London +23 13 £398 -14.05% 4
Berkshire 0 12 £200 -50.00%
North West -9 6 £515 - 6
Scotland - 5 £350 - 1
Manchester -5 4 £600 - 6
West Midlands -12 3 - - 3
South West - 3 £330 - 4
Stirling - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £400 - 2
Bristol - 2 £330 - 2
Chester - 2 £430 -
Cheshire - 2 £430 -
Midlands -1 1 - -
Dorset - 1 £450 - 2
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Egham - - - -
Folkestone - - - -
Glasgow - - - - 1
Horsham - - - - 1
Leeds - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - -

DataStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

1 148 (68.84%) ETL
2 129 (60.00%) Oracle
3 108 (50.23%) Data Warehouse
4 93 (43.26%) SQL
5 85 (39.53%) IBM
6 61 (28.37%) Cognos
7 58 (26.98%) Business Intelligence
8 48 (22.33%) Informatica
9 45 (20.93%) PL/SQL
10 44 (20.47%) SQL Server
10 44 (20.47%) Data Modelling
11 40 (18.60%) DB2
12 35 (16.28%) UNIX
13 34 (15.81%) Banking
14 30 (13.95%) Finance
15 29 (13.49%) Teradata
16 28 (13.02%) IBM InfoSphere
17 26 (12.09%) Migration
18 25 (11.63%) Analytics
19 23 (10.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 23 (10.70%) Dimensional Modelling
20 22 (10.23%) Windows
21 20 (9.30%) Business Objects
21 20 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
21 20 (9.30%) Ab Initio
21 20 (9.30%) Oracle Database
22 19 (8.84%) Microsoft
23 18 (8.37%) Java
23 18 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
24 17 (7.91%) Performance Tuning

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 16 (7.44%) IIS
2 10 (4.65%) SAS
3 6 (2.79%) CICS
4 5 (2.33%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.86%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (1.86%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.93%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.93%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.47%) JBoss
8 1 (0.47%) Apache
8 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.47%) PowerExchange
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.47%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 13 (6.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.40%) PowerPivot
3 2 (0.93%) SPSS
3 2 (0.93%) MS Project
3 2 (0.93%) MS Office
4 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.93%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.47%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.47%) Summit
3 1 (0.47%) HFM
3 1 (0.47%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.47%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.93%) SaaS
2 1 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.93%) DHCP
1 2 (0.93%) DNS
1 2 (0.93%) SAN
1 2 (0.93%) VLAN
1 2 (0.93%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (50.23%) Data Warehouse
2 44 (20.47%) SQL Server
3 40 (18.60%) DB2
4 28 (13.02%) IBM InfoSphere
5 23 (10.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (9.30%) Oracle Database
7 17 (7.91%) Oracle ODI
8 13 (6.05%) QualityStage
8 13 (6.05%) Data Mart
9 12 (5.58%) Big Data
10 10 (4.65%) SAP Data Services
10 10 (4.65%) Relational Database
11 8 (3.72%) Hadoop
11 8 (3.72%) Oracle OLAP
11 8 (3.72%) QlikView
11 8 (3.72%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (3.72%) OLAP
12 7 (3.26%) RDBMS
12 7 (3.26%) Oracle OWB
13 6 (2.79%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 7 (3.26%) Toad
2 6 (2.79%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (2.33%) ERwin
4 3 (1.40%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.93%) JIRA
6 1 (0.47%) LSMW
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.47%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.47%) Rational Rose
General
1 34 (15.81%) Banking
2 30 (13.95%) Finance
3 11 (5.12%) Retail
4 10 (4.65%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.86%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.40%) Advertising
6 3 (1.40%) Marketing
6 3 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.93%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.47%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.47%) German Language
8 1 (0.47%) Publishing
8 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (38.14%) Developer
2 34 (15.81%) DataStage Developer
3 31 (14.42%) Analyst
3 31 (14.42%) Architect
4 29 (13.49%) Consultant
5 22 (10.23%) ETL Developer
6 17 (7.91%) Data Architect
7 13 (6.05%) DataStage Consultant
8 11 (5.12%) ETL Consultant
9 9 (4.19%) Data Warehouse Manager
9 9 (4.19%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (3.26%) Data Analyst
10 7 (3.26%) Test Analyst
10 7 (3.26%) Oracle Developer
11 6 (2.79%) Data Warehouse Analyst
11 6 (2.79%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 6 (2.79%) Project Manager
11 6 (2.79%) Business Analyst
11 6 (2.79%) Release Manager
11 6 (2.79%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.72%) XML
2 6 (2.79%) Middleware
3 5 (2.33%) .NET
4 4 (1.86%) Web Services
4 4 (1.86%) MSMQ
5 3 (1.40%) HTML
6 2 (0.93%) J2EE
6 2 (0.93%) COM
6 2 (0.93%) CSS
7 1 (0.47%) JSP
7 1 (0.47%) Servlets
7 1 (0.47%) Struts
7 1 (0.47%) EJB
7 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.47%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.47%) SAP XI
7 1 (0.47%) Spring
7 1 (0.47%) JSF
7 1 (0.47%) Ajax
7 1 (0.47%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.91%) Data Integration
3 9 (4.19%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.26%) Mainframe
4 7 (3.26%) VSAM
5 5 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (2.33%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.86%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.40%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.40%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.93%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.93%) DataPower
8 2 (0.93%) iSeries
8 2 (0.93%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.93%) Replication
8 2 (0.93%) PDA
8 2 (0.93%) Derivative
9 1 (0.47%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 35 (16.28%) UNIX
2 22 (10.23%) Windows
3 16 (7.44%) Linux
4 8 (3.72%) AIX
5 6 (2.79%) Solaris
6 2 (0.93%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.93%) HPUX
6 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.47%) Tru64
7 1 (0.47%) Android
7 1 (0.47%) zOS
7 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (68.84%) ETL
2 58 (26.98%) Business Intelligence
3 44 (20.47%) Data Modelling
4 26 (12.09%) Migration
5 25 (11.63%) Analytics
6 23 (10.70%) Dimensional Modelling
7 20 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (7.91%) Data Management
8 17 (7.91%) Data Architecture
8 17 (7.91%) Performance Tuning
9 14 (6.51%) ITIL
10 13 (6.05%) Data Migration
10 13 (6.05%) TOGAF
10 13 (6.05%) Data Mapping
11 12 (5.58%) Data Governance
11 12 (5.58%) Master Data Management
12 11 (5.12%) Information Management
12 11 (5.12%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (4.65%) Data Cleansing
14 9 (4.19%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 93 (43.26%) SQL
2 45 (20.93%) PL/SQL
3 18 (8.37%) Java
4 6 (2.79%) COBOL
5 5 (2.33%) C++
6 4 (1.86%) C
6 4 (1.86%) Perl
7 3 (1.40%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.40%) ABAP
7 3 (1.40%) Python
7 3 (1.40%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.40%) JCL
7 3 (1.40%) R
8 2 (0.93%) RPG IV
8 2 (0.93%) RPG
8 2 (0.93%) Korn
8 2 (0.93%) VBA
9 1 (0.47%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (6.98%) Degree
2 10 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.72%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.47%) OCA
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.91%) Data Quality
2 16 (7.44%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) COREP
3 1 (0.47%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.47%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.47%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (0.93%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.93%) XenApp
1 2 (0.93%) XenServer
1 2 (0.93%) XenDesktop
2 1 (0.47%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (4.65%) Control-M
2 3 (1.40%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.93%) SCCM
3 2 (0.93%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.47%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 129 (60.00%) Oracle
2 85 (39.53%) IBM
3 61 (28.37%) Cognos
4 48 (22.33%) Informatica
5 29 (13.49%) Teradata
6 20 (9.30%) Ab Initio
6 20 (9.30%) Business Objects
7 19 (8.84%) Microsoft
8 17 (7.91%) SAP
9 10 (4.65%) MicroStrategy
10 9 (4.19%) Tableau
11 7 (3.26%) Trillium
12 6 (2.79%) HP
12 6 (2.79%) Talend
13 5 (2.33%) Netezza
13 5 (2.33%) CA
14 4 (1.86%) Siebel
14 4 (1.86%) Citrix
14 4 (1.86%) DataFlux
14 4 (1.86%) Retek
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