The table below looks at the statistics for IBM InfoSphere skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Rank 569 550 558
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Contract jobs citing IBM InfoSphere 25 79 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.25% 0.68% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 45 13
Median daily rate £450 £494 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.86% +3.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £350 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £575
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 across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10130 11652 11497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.33% 22.40% 22.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6857 7834 7432
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 212 159
Median hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £60.62 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

IBM InfoSphere
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

IBM InfoSphere
Daily Rate Trend

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

IBM InfoSphere Daily Rate Trend in the UK

IBM InfoSphere
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM InfoSphere within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

IBM InfoSphere Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

IBM InfoSphere
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM InfoSphere within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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 -10 22 £450 -10.00% 1
London +9 10 £413 -28.26%
South East +15 8 £475 -
Hampshire +11 5 - -
Southampton - 5 - -
Scotland +32 3 - -
Surrey +14 3 £475 -
West Midlands -8 3 £488 +2.63%
Glasgow - 2 - -
West Yorkshire +14 1 £550 +52.77%
Yorkshire +13 1 £550 +52.77%
Guildford +1 1 - -
Leeds -1 1 £550 +52.77%
City of London -2 1 - -
Warwickshire -3 1 £425 -
Warwick - 1 £425 -
Birmingham - 1 £550 -

IBM InfoSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IBM InfoSphere 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 IBM InfoSphere.

1 75 (88.24%) IBM
2 46 (54.12%) SQL
3 41 (48.24%) Oracle
4 38 (44.71%) ETL
5 33 (38.82%) Data Quality
6 29 (34.12%) Data Modelling
7 28 (32.94%) DataStage
7 28 (32.94%) Data Management
8 27 (31.76%) DB2
9 25 (29.41%) SAP
10 24 (28.24%) Java
11 23 (27.06%) Master Data Management
12 18 (21.18%) Informatica
13 17 (20.00%) SQL Server
14 16 (18.82%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (18.82%) Management Information System
14 16 (18.82%) Performance Monitoring
14 16 (18.82%) Data Governance
15 13 (15.29%) Unix
16 12 (14.12%) Shell Script
16 12 (14.12%) Finance
16 12 (14.12%) Information Governance
16 12 (14.12%) Performance Tuning
16 12 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
17 11 (12.94%) IIS
18 10 (11.76%) Python
18 10 (11.76%) QualityStage
18 10 (11.76%) Microsoft
18 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
18 10 (11.76%) Data Analysis

IBM InfoSphere
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 11 (12.94%) IIS
2 5 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.71%) JBoss
3 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.71%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.53%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.53%) SAS
5 2 (2.35%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.18%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.71%) InfoPath
2 4 (4.71%) MS Office
3 2 (2.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Cognos TM1
1 4 (4.71%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.18%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.18%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) HTTPS
1 2 (2.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (32.94%) DataStage
2 27 (31.76%) DB2
3 17 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (11.76%) Big Data
4 10 (11.76%) NoSQL
4 10 (11.76%) QualityStage
5 9 (10.59%) Hadoop
6 8 (9.41%) Relational Database
7 7 (8.24%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (8.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (5.88%) Data Mining
8 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database
8 5 (5.88%) Power BI
9 4 (4.71%) RDBMS
10 3 (3.53%) MySQL
10 3 (3.53%) OLAP
10 3 (3.53%) Oracle OLAP
10 3 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (10.59%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (5.88%) ERwin
2 5 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.71%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (1.18%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.18%) JIRA
4 1 (1.18%) JMeter
4 1 (1.18%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.18%) Selenium
4 1 (1.18%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (14.12%) Finance
2 9 (10.59%) Billing
2 9 (10.59%) Retail
3 8 (9.41%) Banking
4 4 (4.71%) Back Office
4 4 (4.71%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.35%) Marketing
5 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.18%) Legal
6 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (31.76%) Consultant
2 20 (23.53%) Data Consultant
3 19 (22.35%) Data Quality Consultant
4 18 (21.18%) Architect
5 16 (18.82%) Developer
6 13 (15.29%) Analyst
7 12 (14.12%) Data Analyst
8 11 (12.94%) Technical Consultant
9 10 (11.76%) Data Architect
9 10 (11.76%) SAP Consultant
9 10 (11.76%) SAP Data Consultant
9 10 (11.76%) SAP Technical Consultant
10 6 (7.06%) Data Quality Analyst
10 6 (7.06%) Quality Analyst
11 3 (3.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 3 (3.53%) IBM Technical Architect
11 3 (3.53%) Senior Data Quality Analyst
11 3 (3.53%) Senior Quality Analyst
11 3 (3.53%) SQL Analyst
11 3 (3.53%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.41%) J2EE
2 7 (8.24%) XSD
3 6 (7.06%) XML
4 5 (5.88%) Kafka
4 5 (5.88%) PostGIS
5 4 (4.71%) XML Messaging
5 4 (4.71%) XML Schema
6 3 (3.53%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (1.18%) JSON
7 1 (1.18%) Middleware
7 1 (1.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.82%) Management Information System
2 12 (14.12%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.71%) Linux Command Line
3 4 (4.71%) SWIFT
4 3 (3.53%) Replication
5 2 (2.35%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.29%) Unix
2 5 (5.88%) Linux
3 4 (4.71%) Windows
4 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (44.71%) ETL
2 29 (34.12%) Data Modelling
3 28 (32.94%) Data Management
4 23 (27.06%) Master Data Management
5 16 (18.82%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (18.82%) Data Governance
5 16 (18.82%) Performance Monitoring
6 12 (14.12%) Information Governance
6 12 (14.12%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (11.76%) Data Analysis
8 8 (9.41%) Data Integration
8 8 (9.41%) Migration
8 8 (9.41%) Scrum
9 7 (8.24%) Data Transformation
9 7 (8.24%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (7.06%) Data Migration
10 6 (7.06%) Data Stewardship
10 6 (7.06%) Information Management
10 6 (7.06%) Metadata Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (54.12%) SQL
2 24 (28.24%) Java
3 12 (14.12%) Shell Script
4 10 (11.76%) Python
5 6 (7.06%) C
6 5 (5.88%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.71%) C++
7 4 (4.71%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.71%) VB
8 2 (2.35%) Perl
8 2 (2.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (9.41%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) DV Cleared
2 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (38.82%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.71%) ISO20022
3 1 (1.18%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (7.06%) Apache Flume
2 2 (2.35%) HDFS
3 1 (1.18%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (5.88%) Ansible
1 5 (5.88%) Puppet
2 4 (4.71%) BMC PATROL
2 4 (4.71%) logstash
2 4 (4.71%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (3.53%) Data Guard
4 2 (2.35%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (2.35%) Oozie
5 1 (1.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 75 (88.24%) IBM
2 41 (48.24%) Oracle
3 25 (29.41%) SAP
4 18 (21.18%) Informatica
5 10 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 9 (10.59%) Talend
7 7 (8.24%) Cognos
7 7 (8.24%) Tableau
8 5 (5.88%) DataFlux
8 5 (5.88%) ESRI
9 4 (4.71%) Ab Initio
9 4 (4.71%) AppDynamics
9 4 (4.71%) Hyperion
9 4 (4.71%) JD Edwards
10 3 (3.53%) Cloudera
10 3 (3.53%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (3.53%) Netezza
10 3 (3.53%) Teradata
10 3 (3.53%) Trillium
11 1 (1.18%) Red Hat