The table below looks at the statistics for IDMS skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IDMS over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CA IDMS
Rank 610 576 599
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +23
Contract jobs citing IDMS 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.004% 0.007%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.034% 0.017% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
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£325 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £17.50

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
11923 11797 12188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.63% 22.38% 20.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7536 7323 6964
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 192 345
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £46.00 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.05 £30.00 £32.30
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -7.12%

IDMS
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IDMS within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

IDMS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IDMS
Daily Rate Trend

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

IDMS Daily Rate Trend in the UK

IDMS
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IDMS within the UK over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

IDMS Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

IDMS
Hourly Rate Trend

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

IDMS Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

IDMS
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IDMS within the UK over the 3 months to 23 September 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 - 4 £325 -
London - 3 £325 -

IDMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing IDMS 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 IDMS.

1 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (57.14%) SAP
3 3 (42.86%) CICS
3 3 (42.86%) Mainframe
3 3 (42.86%) Video on Demand
4 2 (28.57%) COBOL
4 2 (28.57%) zOS
4 2 (28.57%) CMS
5 1 (14.29%) Data Management
5 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (14.29%) VSAM
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) ISPF
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) RACF
5 1 (14.29%) JCL
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (14.29%) .NET

IDMS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing IDMS 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 IDMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) CICS
2 2 (28.57%) CMS
3 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
1 1 (14.29%) Ingres
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Architect
3 1 (14.29%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) ISPF
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mainframe
1 3 (42.86%) Video on Demand
2 1 (14.29%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) zOS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) OpenVMS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) UML
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
2 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) COBOL
2 1 (14.29%) JCL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
2 1 (14.29%) Assembly Language
2 1 (14.29%) C#
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) RACF
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle