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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 533 515 483
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -32
Contract jobs citing DataStage 92 102 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.69% 0.85% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 46 55
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£465 £393 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.47% -1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £645 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £328 £400
% change year-on-year
+37.40% -18.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £46.50 -
UK excluding London average 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
13241 11948 11657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.61% 21.48% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8690 7380 7206
Average daily rate £401 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 179 204
Average hourly rate £32.75 £30.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.16% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.47 £13.04 £16.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.45 £67.00 £50.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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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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 -41 69 £475 +22.58% 21
London -8 26 £500 +24.92% 11
North West -20 14 £450 - 1
West Midlands +6 12 £369 +15.23% 1
Manchester -10 12 £465 +3.33%
Scotland - 12 £450 - 1
South East -24 9 £550 -
Berkshire -7 8 - -
Glasgow - 7 £475 - 1
Warwickshire +8 6 £400 -
Slough +3 5 - -
Wales -1 5 £305 -40.19%
City of London -2 5 £600 +47.60% 6
South Wales -6 5 £305 -40.19%
Cardiff -7 5 £305 -
West Yorkshire -18 5 £475 - 1
Yorkshire -25 5 £475 - 1
Warwick - 5 - -
Edinburgh - 4 £450 -
Halifax - 3 £450 -
Birmingham +6 2 £338 - 1
Staffordshire -6 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 - - 4
Leamington Spa - 2 £400 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - - 4
Cheshire - 2 £369 - 1
Chester - 2 £369 - 1
Nottingham - 2 - - 4
Maidenhead +5 1 - -
Aylesbury - 1 £550 -

DataStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 107 (56.02%) ETL
2 100 (52.36%) IBM
3 81 (42.41%) Finance
4 77 (40.31%) Data Warehouse
5 70 (36.65%) Oracle
6 69 (36.13%) SQL
7 59 (30.89%) Business Intelligence
8 57 (29.84%) Data Modelling
9 50 (26.18%) Informatica
10 45 (23.56%) IBM InfoSphere
11 37 (19.37%) UNIX
11 37 (19.37%) Banking
12 35 (18.32%) Cognos
13 31 (16.23%) Data Integration
14 30 (15.71%) Data Management
15 27 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
16 25 (13.09%) Data Analysis
17 24 (12.57%) Data Quality
18 23 (12.04%) Oracle Database
19 22 (11.52%) Agile Software Development
20 20 (10.47%) Teradata
20 20 (10.47%) DB2
20 20 (10.47%) Ab Initio
20 20 (10.47%) Analytics
21 18 (9.42%) Data Governance
22 17 (8.90%) Relational Database
23 16 (8.38%) Mainframe
23 16 (8.38%) QualityStage
23 16 (8.38%) Migration
24 15 (7.85%) Talend Open Studio

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (6.81%) CICS
2 5 (2.62%) WebSphere
2 5 (2.62%) Apache Pig
2 5 (2.62%) MQSeries
3 4 (2.09%) SAS
3 4 (2.09%) IIS
4 3 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.52%) FileNet
Applications
1 7 (3.66%) MS Office
2 5 (2.62%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.05%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.57%) Loan IQ
2 1 (0.52%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.52%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.09%) SSL
2 3 (1.57%) SAN
2 3 (1.57%) Firewall
2 3 (1.57%) NAS
2 3 (1.57%) SMS
2 3 (1.57%) SMTP
2 3 (1.57%) FTP
2 3 (1.57%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.57%) SNA
3 1 (0.52%) Internet
3 1 (0.52%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (40.31%) Data Warehouse
2 45 (23.56%) IBM InfoSphere
3 23 (12.04%) Oracle Database
4 20 (10.47%) DB2
5 17 (8.90%) Relational Database
6 16 (8.38%) QualityStage
7 15 (7.85%) QlikView
8 14 (7.33%) Big Data
9 13 (6.81%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (6.81%) BusinessObjects
9 13 (6.81%) RDBMS
10 12 (6.28%) SQL Server
11 11 (5.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (5.76%) Pentaho
12 8 (4.19%) Hadoop
13 7 (3.66%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 6 (3.14%) OLAP
14 6 (3.14%) Star Schema
14 6 (3.14%) Oracle OWB
15 5 (2.62%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 15 (7.85%) Talend Open Studio
2 8 (4.19%) Toad
3 4 (2.09%) ERwin
4 1 (0.52%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.52%) Subversion
4 1 (0.52%) JIRA
4 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
General
1 81 (42.41%) Finance
2 37 (19.37%) Banking
3 11 (5.76%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.14%) Retail
5 4 (2.09%) Marketing
6 3 (1.57%) Dutch Language
6 3 (1.57%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.05%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.05%) Advertising
7 2 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.05%) Front Office
8 1 (0.52%) Back Office
8 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.52%) International Banking
8 1 (0.52%) Finnish Language
8 1 (0.52%) French Language
8 1 (0.52%) German Language
Job Titles
1 36 (18.85%) Architect
1 36 (18.85%) Developer
1 36 (18.85%) Analyst
2 26 (13.61%) DataStage Developer
3 19 (9.95%) Project Manager
4 17 (8.90%) Business Analyst
5 16 (8.38%) Data Analyst
6 14 (7.33%) Data Architect
7 9 (4.71%) Consultant
7 9 (4.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 8 (4.19%) Quality Analyst
8 8 (4.19%) Data Quality Analyst
9 6 (3.14%) Tester
9 6 (3.14%) Senior Architect
10 5 (2.62%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (2.62%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (2.62%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 5 (2.62%) Senior Data Architect
10 5 (2.62%) Designer
11 4 (2.09%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.81%) XML
2 9 (4.71%) Middleware
3 2 (1.05%) Web Services
4 1 (0.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.23%) Data Integration
2 27 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (8.38%) Mainframe
4 13 (6.81%) VSAM
5 10 (5.24%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.66%) Management Information System
7 6 (3.14%) Reference Data
8 5 (2.62%) BYOD
9 4 (2.09%) Data Centre
9 4 (2.09%) Data Structures
9 4 (2.09%) PKI
9 4 (2.09%) EFT
10 3 (1.57%) IBM Mainframe
11 2 (1.05%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.52%) Equities
12 1 (0.52%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.52%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 37 (19.37%) UNIX
2 15 (7.85%) Linux
3 11 (5.76%) AIX
4 8 (4.19%) Solaris
5 7 (3.66%) Windows
6 3 (1.57%) zOS
7 2 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.52%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (56.02%) ETL
2 59 (30.89%) Business Intelligence
3 57 (29.84%) Data Modelling
4 30 (15.71%) Data Management
5 25 (13.09%) Data Analysis
6 22 (11.52%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (10.47%) Analytics
8 18 (9.42%) Data Governance
9 16 (8.38%) Migration
10 14 (7.33%) ITIL
11 13 (6.81%) Project Management
11 13 (6.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (6.81%) Data Migration
12 11 (5.76%) Master Data Management
12 11 (5.76%) Technical Architecture
12 11 (5.76%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (5.76%) Data Architecture
13 10 (5.24%) Waterfall
14 9 (4.71%) Kimball Methodology
14 9 (4.71%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 69 (36.13%) SQL
2 14 (7.33%) PL/SQL
3 11 (5.76%) Shell Script
4 10 (5.24%) T-SQL
4 10 (5.24%) COBOL
5 6 (3.14%) Python
6 5 (2.62%) JCL
7 3 (1.57%) Java
8 2 (1.05%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.05%) Perl
8 2 (1.05%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.05%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.52%) C-shell
9 1 (0.52%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.52%) Rust
9 1 (0.52%) Korn
9 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.52%) PHP
9 1 (0.52%) C#
9 1 (0.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (5.76%) Degree
2 2 (1.05%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.05%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.52%) ISEB
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.52%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.57%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.66%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) SLA
3 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.52%) Basel II
System Software
1 12 (6.28%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.57%) Time Sharing Option
2 3 (1.57%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 3 (1.57%) RACF
Systems Management
1 5 (2.62%) Oozie
1 5 (2.62%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (1.57%) zSecure
2 3 (1.57%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 100 (52.36%) IBM
2 70 (36.65%) Oracle
3 50 (26.18%) Informatica
4 35 (18.32%) Cognos
5 20 (10.47%) Ab Initio
5 20 (10.47%) Teradata
6 15 (7.85%) Talend
7 12 (6.28%) Microsoft
8 10 (5.24%) Trillium
8 10 (5.24%) SAP
8 10 (5.24%) Netezza
9 9 (4.71%) CA
10 8 (4.19%) Cloudera
11 5 (2.62%) MapR
11 5 (2.62%) Hortonworks
12 4 (2.09%) Greenplum
13 3 (1.57%) Tableau
13 3 (1.57%) Datanomic
13 3 (1.57%) VMware
14 2 (1.05%) Hyperion
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