The table below looks at the statistics for QualityStage skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited QualityStage over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM InfoSphere QualityStage
Rank 656 650 621
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -29
Contract jobs citing QualityStage 5 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.021% 0.005%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.040% 0.088% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Median daily rate £425 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £343 -
% change year-on-year
+24.08% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
12348 13612 12182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.65% 23.29% 21.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8177 8894 7488
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 211 218 204
Median hourly rate £29.70 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.99% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.18 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £52.17 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.76 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.81% +32.00%

QualityStage
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing QualityStage as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

QualityStage Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

QualityStage
Daily Rate Trend

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

QualityStage Daily Rate Trend in the UK

QualityStage
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing QualityStage within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -3 5 £425 -15.00% 1
West Midlands - 5 £425 -

QualityStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing QualityStage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for QualityStage.

1 8 (100.00%) IBM
1 8 (100.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (62.50%) DataStage
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Data Management
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) Cognos
3 4 (50.00%) Master Data Management
3 4 (50.00%) Data Quality
3 4 (50.00%) Change Data Capture
3 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (37.50%) Data Lineage
4 3 (37.50%) ETL
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (37.50%) Netezza
5 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
5 1 (12.50%) Process Management
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Planview
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (12.50%) MicroStrategy

QualityStage
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (62.50%) DataStage
3 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) Big Data
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) ETL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Change Data Capture
1 4 (50.00%) Data Management
1 4 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 3 (37.50%) Data Lineage
2 3 (37.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Process Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) Cognos
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Netezza
4 1 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (12.50%) Planview