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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Informix
Rank 566 555 534
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -21
Contract jobs citing Informix 39 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.049% 0.030%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.32% 0.23% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 7
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£370 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.51% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £460 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 - -

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
12007 11287 9901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.08% 21.43% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7882 7211 5979
Average daily rate £400 £397 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.88% +2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 184 212
Average hourly rate £25.00 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.68 £14.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.24% +10.00%

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
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 23 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 26 May 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 +13 35 £370 -7.50% 4
North West -11 12 £385 -8.33% 1
London +10 10 £300 -29.41% 3
Cheshire - 9 £374 - 1
West Yorkshire - 8 £375 -
Yorkshire - 8 £375 -
Canary Wharf - 6 £300 -
South East -3 5 £350 +16.66%
Scotland -6 4 £369 +34.09%
Leeds - 3 £375 -
City of London +3 2 - - 1
Surrey - 2 £333 -
Hampshire +6 1 - -
Berkshire 0 1 £350 -
Edinburgh -7 1 £388 +40.90%
Knutsford - 1 £368 -
Chester - 1 £375 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Northwich - 1 £300 - 1
Reading - 1 £350 -
Woking - 1 £350 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Farnborough - 1 - -

Informix
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 47 (70.15%) Oracle
2 37 (55.22%) SQL Server
3 32 (47.76%) SQL
4 29 (43.28%) Finance
5 24 (35.82%) RDBMS
5 24 (35.82%) Relational Database
6 22 (32.84%) UNIX
7 19 (28.36%) Java
7 19 (28.36%) IBM
8 18 (26.87%) MySQL
9 17 (25.37%) DB2
10 16 (23.88%) Windows
11 15 (22.39%) Sybase
11 15 (22.39%) Integration Testing
12 13 (19.40%) Linux
13 12 (17.91%) MS Excel
13 12 (17.91%) SOAP
13 12 (17.91%) TDD
14 11 (16.42%) JIRA
14 11 (16.42%) SDLC
14 11 (16.42%) Internet
15 10 (14.93%) SAN
15 10 (14.93%) Migration
15 10 (14.93%) Teradata
15 10 (14.93%) CSS
15 10 (14.93%) AIX
15 10 (14.93%) HTML
15 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
15 10 (14.93%) Perl
15 10 (14.93%) Microsoft

Informix
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 9 (13.43%) WebSphere
1 9 (13.43%) Apache
2 8 (11.94%) IBM HTTP Server
2 8 (11.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 6 (8.96%) Node.js
3 6 (8.96%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.49%) IIS
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (17.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.99%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (8.96%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.49%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.42%) Internet
2 10 (14.93%) SAN
3 8 (11.94%) Firewall
3 8 (11.94%) HTTP
3 8 (11.94%) NAS
4 2 (2.99%) Multicast
5 1 (1.49%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (55.22%) SQL Server
2 24 (35.82%) RDBMS
2 24 (35.82%) Relational Database
3 18 (26.87%) MySQL
4 17 (25.37%) DB2
5 10 (14.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (11.94%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (8.96%) Ingres
8 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (16.42%) JIRA
2 9 (13.43%) Jenkins
3 8 (11.94%) JUnit
3 8 (11.94%) Mockito
3 8 (11.94%) Cucumber
3 8 (11.94%) Selenium
4 3 (4.48%) Introscope
4 3 (4.48%) SonarQube
5 2 (2.99%) Subversion
6 1 (1.49%) PowerBuilder
6 1 (1.49%) MSTest
6 1 (1.49%) NUnit
General
1 29 (43.28%) Finance
2 7 (10.45%) Banking
3 2 (2.99%) General Ledger
3 2 (2.99%) Games
4 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (35.82%) Developer
2 10 (14.93%) Java Developer
3 8 (11.94%) Data Architect
3 8 (11.94%) Architect
3 8 (11.94%) Perl Developer
4 6 (8.96%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (8.96%) DBA
5 5 (7.46%) Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) UNIX Engineer
5 5 (7.46%) Senior UNIX Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Teradata DBA
6 4 (5.97%) Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Support Specialist
6 4 (5.97%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Server Administrator
8 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (2.99%) Database Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.91%) SOAP
2 10 (14.93%) CSS
2 10 (14.93%) HTML
3 9 (13.43%) JSON
3 9 (13.43%) Spring
3 9 (13.43%) .NET
3 9 (13.43%) Web Services
3 9 (13.43%) XML
4 8 (11.94%) XSL
4 8 (11.94%) JDBC
4 8 (11.94%) Servlets
4 8 (11.94%) J2EE
4 8 (11.94%) JAX-RPC
4 8 (11.94%) WSDL
4 8 (11.94%) JAX-RS
4 8 (11.94%) PowerMock
4 8 (11.94%) RESTful
5 4 (5.97%) REST
5 4 (5.97%) Moose
6 3 (4.48%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) IBM XIV
1 8 (11.94%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (7.46%) Online Banking
3 4 (5.97%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.48%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.99%) Wiki
5 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.99%) Replication
5 2 (2.99%) Clustering
6 1 (1.49%) HACMP
6 1 (1.49%) GIS
6 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.84%) UNIX
2 16 (23.88%) Windows
3 13 (19.40%) Linux
4 10 (14.93%) AIX
5 7 (10.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.99%) Solaris
7 1 (1.49%) HPUX
7 1 (1.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) Integration Testing
2 12 (17.91%) TDD
3 11 (16.42%) SDLC
4 10 (14.93%) Migration
5 9 (13.43%) Data Migration
5 9 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (13.43%) Software Engineering
5 9 (13.43%) Data Modelling
6 8 (11.94%) Validation
6 8 (11.94%) OO
6 8 (11.94%) SOA
6 8 (11.94%) Data Cleansing
7 7 (10.45%) Data Analysis
7 7 (10.45%) Web Application Development
7 7 (10.45%) System Integration Testing
8 6 (8.96%) Database Security
8 6 (8.96%) Procure-to-pay
8 6 (8.96%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (8.96%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 32 (47.76%) SQL
2 19 (28.36%) Java
3 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
3 10 (14.93%) Perl
4 8 (11.94%) PHP
5 5 (7.46%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.97%) Korn
6 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.99%) AWK
7 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.99%) VB
7 2 (2.99%) C
8 1 (1.49%) C#
8 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.49%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 8 (11.94%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (2.99%) CCNP
2 2 (2.99%) CCNA
2 2 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.99%) MCDBA
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) vSphere
2 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) Graphite
1 6 (8.96%) Cacti
1 6 (8.96%) Opsview
1 6 (8.96%) Salt
1 6 (8.96%) SolarWinds Orion
1 6 (8.96%) NetBackup
1 6 (8.96%) Nagios
2 2 (2.99%) Control-M
3 1 (1.49%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 47 (70.15%) Oracle
2 19 (28.36%) IBM
3 15 (22.39%) Sybase
4 10 (14.93%) Teradata
4 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
5 9 (13.43%) Red Hat
6 8 (11.94%) webMethods
6 8 (11.94%) VMware
6 8 (11.94%) Cisco
7 6 (8.96%) SolarWinds
7 6 (8.96%) HP
7 6 (8.96%) Veritas
8 3 (4.48%) Compuware
8 3 (4.48%) Perforce
8 3 (4.48%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.99%) F5
9 2 (2.99%) TIBCO
9 2 (2.99%) Remedy
10 1 (1.49%) Sun
10 1 (1.49%) McAfee
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