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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM InfoSphere QualityStage
Rank 626 637 618
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Contract jobs citing QualityStage 4 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.013% 0.023%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.036% 0.055% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 6
Median daily rate £268 £465 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.47% -11.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £268 £465 £375
% change year-on-year
-42.47% +24.00%
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
11203 12783 12055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.47% 23.06% 21.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7435 8537 7997
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 196 183
Median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.75 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -22.90%

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 6 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 7 December 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 +21 4 £268 -42.47%
West Midlands -16 3 £268 -43.68%
Suffolk - 1 - -
Ipswich - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -

QualityStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 14 (100.00%) IBM
2 13 (92.86%) IBM InfoSphere
3 12 (85.71%) Data Management
4 8 (57.14%) Master Data Management
5 7 (50.00%) Data Quality
5 7 (50.00%) DataStage
6 5 (35.71%) IIS
6 5 (35.71%) Logistics
6 5 (35.71%) SDLC
6 5 (35.71%) Data Transformation
6 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (35.71%) Data Governance
7 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (28.57%) Oracle
8 3 (21.43%) Retail
8 3 (21.43%) Validation
9 2 (14.29%) Banking
9 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
9 2 (14.29%) Finance
9 2 (14.29%) Netezza
9 2 (14.29%) Degree
9 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 2 (14.29%) Java
9 2 (14.29%) SQL
9 2 (14.29%) J2EE
9 2 (14.29%) Unix
9 2 (14.29%) Cognos
9 2 (14.29%) ETL
9 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
9 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects

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 5 (35.71%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) IBM InfoSphere
2 7 (50.00%) DataStage
3 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (14.29%) ETL Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Junior
3 2 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Data Management
2 8 (57.14%) Master Data Management
3 5 (35.71%) Data Governance
3 5 (35.71%) Data Transformation
3 5 (35.71%) Logistics
3 5 (35.71%) SDLC
4 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (21.43%) Validation
6 2 (14.29%) Change Data Capture
6 2 (14.29%) Data Lineage
6 2 (14.29%) ETL
7 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Java
1 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) IBM
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Cognos
3 2 (14.29%) Netezza
4 1 (7.14%) Trillium