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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM InfoSphere
Rank 578 592 581
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Contract jobs citing IBM InfoSphere 52 52 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.094% 0.089%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.46% 0.41% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 31 18
Median daily rate £525 £463 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +0.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £400 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £730
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £435
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
11203 12783 12055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.47% 23.06% 21.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7435 8537 7997
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 196 183
Median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.75 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -22.90%

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 7 December 2016.

IBM InfoSphere Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

IBM InfoSphere
Hourly Rate Trend

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

IBM InfoSphere Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

IBM InfoSphere
Top 22 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 7 December 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 +23 50 £538 +16.21% 1
London +12 18 £538 -
West Midlands -13 17 £450 -7.69% 1
Yorkshire - 8 £550 -
Leeds - 8 £550 -
West Yorkshire - 8 £550 -
Coventry - 7 £450 - 1
Birmingham - 4 £600 -
South East +10 3 £563 +35.54%
North West +7 3 £550 -
Manchester - 3 £550 -
City of London - 3 £525 -
Surrey +20 2 £563 -
Warwickshire - 2 £346 -
Warwick - 2 £346 -
Glasgow - 2 £445 -
Scotland - 2 £445 -
East of England +8 1 - -
Hampshire +7 1 - -
Norwich - 1 - -
Chertsey - 1 £550 -
Norfolk - 1 - -

IBM InfoSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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.

1 109 (89.34%) IBM
2 47 (38.52%) SQL
3 46 (37.70%) ETL
4 38 (31.15%) Java
5 37 (30.33%) Data Quality
6 36 (29.51%) Data Management
7 33 (27.05%) Oracle
8 30 (24.59%) DataStage
8 30 (24.59%) Master Data Management
9 26 (21.31%) DB2
10 25 (20.49%) Data Modelling
11 21 (17.21%) Unix
11 21 (17.21%) Shell Script
12 20 (16.39%) SAP
12 20 (16.39%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (15.57%) SQL Server
14 16 (13.11%) Performance Monitoring
15 15 (12.30%) J2EE
16 14 (11.48%) Data Warehouse
16 14 (11.48%) Project Management
16 14 (11.48%) Finance
16 14 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (10.66%) Big Data
17 13 (10.66%) QualityStage
17 13 (10.66%) Python
18 12 (9.84%) Management Information System
18 12 (9.84%) Migration
18 12 (9.84%) Data Governance
18 12 (9.84%) Banking
18 12 (9.84%) Retail

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 (9.02%) IIS
2 6 (4.92%) SAS
3 5 (4.10%) Apache Pig
4 4 (3.28%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.28%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.46%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.64%) Apache
6 2 (1.64%) CMS
6 2 (1.64%) JBoss
6 2 (1.64%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.64%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.82%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (4.92%) SPSS
2 4 (3.28%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Cognos TM1
1 4 (3.28%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.82%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.64%) DigitalOcean
1 2 (1.64%) GitHub
1 2 (1.64%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.64%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.46%) LAN
1 3 (2.46%) WAN
2 2 (1.64%) CTI
3 1 (0.82%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.82%) SAN
3 1 (0.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (24.59%) DataStage
2 26 (21.31%) DB2
3 19 (15.57%) SQL Server
4 14 (11.48%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (10.66%) Big Data
5 13 (10.66%) QualityStage
6 10 (8.20%) Relational Database
7 8 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (5.74%) Hadoop
9 6 (4.92%) Apache Hive
9 6 (4.92%) Data Mining
10 5 (4.10%) Apache Accumulo
10 5 (4.10%) MySQL
10 5 (4.10%) NoSQL
11 4 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (1.64%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (1.64%) Oracle OLAP
12 2 (1.64%) QlikView
12 2 (1.64%) Spotfire
12 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.46%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.46%) JMeter
1 3 (2.46%) LoadRunner
1 3 (2.46%) Selenium
1 3 (2.46%) SoapUI
1 3 (2.46%) Subversion
2 2 (1.64%) GitLab
2 2 (1.64%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.82%) Artifactory
3 1 (0.82%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 14 (11.48%) Finance
2 12 (9.84%) Banking
2 12 (9.84%) Retail
3 9 (7.38%) Billing
4 2 (1.64%) Front Office
4 2 (1.64%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.82%) Electronics
5 1 (0.82%) Marketing
5 1 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (22.95%) Consultant
1 28 (22.95%) Developer
2 26 (21.31%) Architect
3 21 (17.21%) Data Consultant
4 19 (15.57%) Data Quality Consultant
5 13 (10.66%) Analyst
6 11 (9.02%) Technical Consultant
7 10 (8.20%) SAP Consultant
7 10 (8.20%) SAP Data Consultant
7 10 (8.20%) SAP Technical Consultant
7 10 (8.20%) Technical Architect
8 9 (7.38%) Data Analyst
9 8 (6.56%) IBM Technical Architect
10 7 (5.74%) Administrator
11 6 (4.92%) Data Quality Analyst
11 6 (4.92%) ETL Developer
12 5 (4.10%) Data Engineer
12 5 (4.10%) Java Engineer
12 5 (4.10%) Project Manager
12 5 (4.10%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.30%) J2EE
2 10 (8.20%) XSD
3 6 (4.92%) XML
4 3 (2.46%) JSON
4 3 (2.46%) Kafka
4 3 (2.46%) SOAP
5 2 (1.64%) .NET
5 2 (1.64%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (1.64%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.64%) LAMP
5 2 (1.64%) LAPP Stack
5 2 (1.64%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (1.64%) Web Services
6 1 (0.82%) EJB
6 1 (0.82%) Java EE
6 1 (0.82%) Middleware
6 1 (0.82%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.84%) Management Information System
2 11 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.10%) AS400
3 5 (4.10%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.10%) Data Integration
3 5 (4.10%) Replication
4 3 (2.46%) iSeries
4 3 (2.46%) Statistics
5 2 (1.64%) Data Conversion
5 2 (1.64%) IVR
5 2 (1.64%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.64%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.82%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.21%) Unix
2 5 (4.10%) AIX
2 5 (4.10%) Windows
3 4 (3.28%) Linux
4 3 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.46%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.64%) CentOS
6 1 (0.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (37.70%) ETL
2 36 (29.51%) Data Management
3 30 (24.59%) Master Data Management
4 25 (20.49%) Data Modelling
5 20 (16.39%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (13.11%) Performance Monitoring
7 14 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (11.48%) Project Management
8 12 (9.84%) Data Governance
8 12 (9.84%) Information Governance
8 12 (9.84%) Migration
9 11 (9.02%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (8.20%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (7.38%) ITIL
12 8 (6.56%) Change Data Capture
12 8 (6.56%) Data Transformation
12 8 (6.56%) Scrum
13 7 (5.74%) Analytics
13 7 (5.74%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (5.74%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 47 (38.52%) SQL
2 38 (31.15%) Java
3 21 (17.21%) Shell Script
4 13 (10.66%) Python
5 9 (7.38%) C
6 8 (6.56%) C++
7 5 (4.10%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.28%) VB
9 3 (2.46%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.64%) C#
10 2 (1.64%) Jython
10 2 (1.64%) PHP
10 2 (1.64%) Ruby
11 1 (0.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (5.74%) DV Cleared
1 7 (5.74%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.92%) Degree
3 1 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (30.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.74%) Apache Flume
2 5 (4.10%) HDFS
3 2 (1.64%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.64%) Xen
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.82%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (4.10%) Ansible
1 5 (4.10%) Hadoop YARN
1 5 (4.10%) Oozie
1 5 (4.10%) Puppet
2 2 (1.64%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (1.64%) Control-M
2 2 (1.64%) logstash
2 2 (1.64%) Nagios
2 2 (1.64%) OpenNMS
2 2 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.64%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.64%) ZABBIX
2 2 (1.64%) Zenoss
3 1 (0.82%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.82%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 109 (89.34%) IBM
2 33 (27.05%) Oracle
3 20 (16.39%) SAP
4 10 (8.20%) Cognos
5 9 (7.38%) Informatica
5 9 (7.38%) Netezza
6 8 (6.56%) DataFlux
6 8 (6.56%) Microsoft
7 6 (4.92%) Trillium
8 5 (4.10%) Cloudera
9 4 (3.28%) Ab Initio
9 4 (3.28%) Hyperion
9 4 (3.28%) JD Edwards
10 3 (2.46%) Teradata
11 2 (1.64%) Adobe
11 2 (1.64%) Google
11 2 (1.64%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (1.64%) Rackspace
11 2 (1.64%) Tableau
11 2 (1.64%) VMware