The table below looks at the statistics for Informix skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Informix over the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Informix
Rank 539 545 525
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -20
Contract jobs citing Informix 39 30 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.057% 0.039%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.34% 0.27% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 10
Average daily rate
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£350 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £420 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £309 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.36% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £9.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £9.32

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
11487 11315 10127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.23% 21.58% 22.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 7401 7035 6172
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 £280 £260 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 181 204
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £27.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.35 £14.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

Informix
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Informix Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Informix
Daily Rate Trend

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

Informix Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Informix
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Informix within the UK over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Informix Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Informix
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Informix Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Informix
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 Informix within the UK over the 3 months to 30 March 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 -2 31 £360 +12.50% 7
South East - 9 £300 - 1
London +7 8 £600 +87.50% 2
Reading - 8 £300 -
Berkshire - 8 £300 -
Scotland -14 6 £388 +26.01%
Edinburgh -6 4 £388 +32.47%
City of London +21 2 - -
East Midlands -9 2 £330 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £330 -
Surrey - 1 £315 - 1
Nottingham - 1 £330 -
Glasgow - - - -
County Antrim - - - - 1
Belfast - - - - 1
Birmingham - - - -
Bournemouth - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Redditch - - - -
Watford - - - -
Woking - - - - 1
Wolverhampton - - - - 1
Worcestershire - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
East of England - - - -
Northern Ireland - - - - 1
Farnborough - - - -
South West - - - -

Informix
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Informix 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 Informix.

1 35 (72.92%) Oracle
2 27 (56.25%) SQL
3 26 (54.17%) SQL Server
3 26 (54.17%) Finance
4 17 (35.42%) Java
5 13 (27.08%) RDBMS
5 13 (27.08%) Relational Database
6 11 (22.92%) .NET
6 11 (22.92%) MySQL
6 11 (22.92%) Migration
7 10 (20.83%) TDD
7 10 (20.83%) AIX
7 10 (20.83%) IBM
8 9 (18.75%) SOA
8 9 (18.75%) Internet
8 9 (18.75%) Data Migration
9 8 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
9 8 (16.67%) JSON
9 8 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
9 8 (16.67%) webMethods
9 8 (16.67%) Validation
9 8 (16.67%) Data Modelling
9 8 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
9 8 (16.67%) UNIX
9 8 (16.67%) Windows
9 8 (16.67%) CSS
9 8 (16.67%) Web Services
9 8 (16.67%) XML
9 8 (16.67%) HTML
9 8 (16.67%) DB2

Informix
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Informix 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 Informix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 7 (14.58%) IBM HTTP Server
1 7 (14.58%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.33%) Apache
3 2 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (12.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (2.08%) Summit
4 1 (2.08%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) Internet
2 7 (14.58%) HTTP
2 7 (14.58%) SAN
3 6 (12.50%) NAS
4 1 (2.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 13 (27.08%) RDBMS
2 13 (27.08%) Relational Database
3 11 (22.92%) MySQL
4 8 (16.67%) DB2
4 8 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 4 (8.33%) Ingres
8 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.08%) Adabas
9 1 (2.08%) Easytrieve
9 1 (2.08%) UniData
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) JUnit
1 7 (14.58%) Mockito
1 7 (14.58%) Cucumber
1 7 (14.58%) Selenium
2 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.25%) JIRA
3 2 (4.17%) Subversion
3 2 (4.17%) Introscope
3 2 (4.17%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.08%) NUnit
4 1 (2.08%) MSTest
General
1 26 (54.17%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.08%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Developer
2 11 (22.92%) DBA
3 9 (18.75%) Architect
4 8 (16.67%) Data Architect
4 8 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Administrator
5 6 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (10.42%) SQL DBA
6 5 (10.42%) SQL Server DBA
6 5 (10.42%) Server Administrator
7 4 (8.33%) Consultant
7 4 (8.33%) Support Specialist
7 4 (8.33%) Teradata DBA
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Perl Developer
9 2 (4.17%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Systems Support
9 2 (4.17%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.92%) .NET
2 8 (16.67%) CSS
2 8 (16.67%) Web Services
2 8 (16.67%) XML
2 8 (16.67%) JSON
2 8 (16.67%) HTML
3 7 (14.58%) PowerMock
3 7 (14.58%) JAX-RS
3 7 (14.58%) Servlets
3 7 (14.58%) SOAP
3 7 (14.58%) RESTful
3 7 (14.58%) XSL
3 7 (14.58%) JDBC
3 7 (14.58%) J2EE
3 7 (14.58%) WSDL
3 7 (14.58%) JAX-RPC
3 7 (14.58%) Spring
4 1 (2.08%) Ajax
4 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.08%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Clustering
2 5 (10.42%) Replication
3 4 (8.33%) Online Banking
4 3 (6.25%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.17%) N-Tier
5 2 (4.17%) Open Source
5 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (4.17%) IBM XIV
6 1 (2.08%) Wiki
6 1 (2.08%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) AIX
2 8 (16.67%) UNIX
2 8 (16.67%) Windows
3 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.33%) Linux
5 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Migration
2 10 (20.83%) TDD
3 9 (18.75%) SOA
3 9 (18.75%) Data Migration
4 8 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
4 8 (16.67%) Validation
4 8 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
5 7 (14.58%) Web Application Development
6 6 (12.50%) Change Control
6 6 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
6 6 (12.50%) Integration Testing
7 5 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (10.42%) ITIL
7 5 (10.42%) Database Mirroring
7 5 (10.42%) High Availability
8 3 (6.25%) Database Security
8 3 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 27 (56.25%) SQL
2 17 (35.42%) Java
3 8 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.42%) VB
5 4 (8.33%) Perl
6 2 (4.17%) PHP
6 2 (4.17%) AWK
7 1 (2.08%) UniBasic
7 1 (2.08%) C
7 1 (2.08%) C#
7 1 (2.08%) MUMPS
7 1 (2.08%) Uniface
7 1 (2.08%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Degree
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.42%) MCDBA
3 1 (2.08%) CCNP
3 1 (2.08%) CCNA
3 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Nagios
1 1 (2.08%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.08%) Cacti
1 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (2.08%) Salt
1 1 (2.08%) Opsview
1 1 (2.08%) Graphite
Vendors
1 35 (72.92%) Oracle
2 10 (20.83%) IBM
3 8 (16.67%) webMethods
4 7 (14.58%) Teradata
5 4 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.25%) VMware
6 3 (6.25%) Sybase
6 3 (6.25%) HP
7 2 (4.17%) Cisco
7 2 (4.17%) Perforce
7 2 (4.17%) Compuware
7 2 (4.17%) F5
8 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.08%) Temenos
8 1 (2.08%) jBASE
8 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.08%) Sun
8 1 (2.08%) Dell
8 1 (2.08%) Hitachi
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