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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CA IDMS
Rank 616 612 588
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -24
Contract jobs citing IDMS 9 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.007% 0.008%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.067% 0.033% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 4
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£363 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £325 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £465 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £525 £350
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +50.00%
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
13390 12157 11665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.55% 21.49% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8814 7520 7215
Average daily rate £405 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 183 204
Average hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.48 £13.50 £16.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.27 £67.00 £50.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.22% -4.61%

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 1 September 2015.

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 10 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 1 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -7 9 £363 +11.53%
North East - 6 £375 -
Tyne and Wear - 6 £375 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £375 -
London -4 1 £350 +7.69%
Yorkshire - 1 £270 -
North West - 1 £385 -
Manchester - 1 £385 -
Halifax - 1 £270 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £270 -

IDMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 8 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 7 (58.33%) VME
3 5 (41.67%) Middleware
3 5 (41.67%) Tuxedo
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Migration
5 3 (25.00%) Banking
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) OLTP
6 2 (16.67%) IBM
6 2 (16.67%) UNIX
6 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) SDLC
6 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (8.33%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
7 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
7 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
7 1 (8.33%) TPMS
7 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 1 (8.33%) Markit EDM
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
7 1 (8.33%) Coaching
7 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (8.33%) People Management
7 1 (8.33%) Retail

IDMS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 5 (41.67%) Tuxedo
2 1 (8.33%) TPMS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Eagle PACE
1 1 (8.33%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) OLTP
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) VB Developer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Development Manager
3 1 (8.33%) VB6 Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Middleware
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) VME
2 2 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) SDLC
2 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
3 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (8.33%) Coaching
3 1 (8.33%) People Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (8.33%) OOD
3 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VB
2 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (8.33%) VB6
2 1 (8.33%) COBOL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) TIBCO
3 1 (8.33%) GoldenSource