The table below looks at the statistics for PowerExchange skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PowerExchange over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Informatica PowerExchange
Rank 609 573 591
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +18
Contract jobs citing PowerExchange 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.002% 0.005%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.030% 0.011% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £275 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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 Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10036 9075 10101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.03% 17.23% 17.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5926 5281 5739
Average daily rate £375 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 380 466
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

PowerExchange
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PowerExchange within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

PowerExchange Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PowerExchange
Daily Rate Trend

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

PowerExchange Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PowerExchange
Hourly Rate Trend

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

PowerExchange Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

PowerExchange
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerExchange within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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 -15 2 - -
Bristol - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -

PowerExchange
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing PowerExchange 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 PowerExchange.

1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Informatica
1 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) Bourne shell
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Korn
2 1 (25.00%) German Language
2 1 (25.00%) DataStage
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Alias
2 1 (25.00%) Ab Initio
2 1 (25.00%) Teradata
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase

PowerExchange
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing PowerExchange 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 PowerExchange. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) DataStage
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (25.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Informatica Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (25.00%) Korn
1 1 (25.00%) Bourne shell
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Informatica
2 1 (25.00%) Alias
2 1 (25.00%) Ab Initio
2 1 (25.00%) Teradata
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase
2 1 (25.00%) SAP