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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM InfoSphere QualityStage
Rank 623 660 631
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -29
Contract jobs citing QualityStage 13 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.007% 0.014%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.11% 0.030% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Median daily rate £268 £483 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.55% -22.80%
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
11949 13286 12452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.69% 23.01% 21.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7909 8810 7932
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £568 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 192 205
Median hourly rate £36.50 £33.55 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.79% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +34.20%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing QualityStage within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

QualityStage Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

QualityStage
Top 8 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 1 October 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 +30 13 £268 -44.55% 2
West Midlands - 12 £268 -
Warwickshire - 4 - -
Atherstone - 4 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Ipswich - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -

QualityStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 16 (100.00%) IBM
2 15 (93.75%) IBM InfoSphere
3 12 (75.00%) Data Management
4 10 (62.50%) DataStage
5 8 (50.00%) Master Data Management
6 7 (43.75%) Data Quality
7 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle
8 5 (31.25%) IIS
8 5 (31.25%) Data Transformation
8 5 (31.25%) SDLC
8 5 (31.25%) Data Governance
8 5 (31.25%) Logistics
9 4 (25.00%) Change Data Capture
9 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 4 (25.00%) Cognos
9 4 (25.00%) Finance
10 3 (18.75%) Validation
10 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
10 3 (18.75%) ETL
10 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (18.75%) Data Lineage
10 3 (18.75%) Netezza
11 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
11 2 (12.50%) Banking
11 2 (12.50%) Retail
11 2 (12.50%) Degree
11 2 (12.50%) Unix
11 2 (12.50%) Java

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 (31.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (93.75%) IBM InfoSphere
2 10 (62.50%) DataStage
3 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (18.75%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
5 1 (6.25%) Big Data
5 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) ETL Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Junior
3 2 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Data Management
2 8 (50.00%) Master Data Management
3 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (31.25%) Data Governance
4 5 (31.25%) Data Transformation
4 5 (31.25%) Logistics
4 5 (31.25%) SDLC
5 4 (25.00%) Change Data Capture
6 3 (18.75%) Data Lineage
6 3 (18.75%) ETL
6 3 (18.75%) Validation
7 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
8 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (6.25%) Analytics
8 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
8 1 (6.25%) Process Management
8 1 (6.25%) Project Management
8 1 (6.25%) Scrum
8 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
8 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) IBM
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) Cognos
4 3 (18.75%) Netezza
5 1 (6.25%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (6.25%) Planview
5 1 (6.25%) Trillium