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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM InfoSphere QualityStage
Rank 643 627 616
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -11
Contract jobs citing QualityStage 3 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.032% 0.013%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.026% 0.14% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 4
Median daily rate £488 £339 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.69% -45.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £298 £495
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £608 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £365 £450
% change year-on-year
+33.63% -18.93%
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
11614 12914 11931
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.63% 23.06% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7916 8415 7602
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 178 201
Median hourly rate £33.08 £26.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.22% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.31 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.90 £46.09 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+28.84% -17.46%

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 7 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 29 May 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 -1 3 £488 +62.50%
West Midlands -8 2 £500 -
Guildford - 1 £475 -
Warwick - 1 £500 -
Surrey - 1 £475 -
Warwickshire - 1 £500 -
South East - 1 £475 -

QualityStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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%) DataStage
2 13 (92.86%) IBM
2 13 (92.86%) IBM InfoSphere
3 12 (85.71%) Oracle
4 11 (78.57%) Finance
4 11 (78.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 10 (71.43%) ETL
6 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
6 9 (64.29%) Netezza
7 8 (57.14%) Cognos
8 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (35.71%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (35.71%) Data Quality
9 5 (35.71%) Change Data Capture
10 4 (28.57%) Data Mapping
10 4 (28.57%) Data Governance
11 3 (21.43%) Requirements Engineering
11 3 (21.43%) Oracle Exadata
11 3 (21.43%) Supplier Management
11 3 (21.43%) Analytics
11 3 (21.43%) ISEB
11 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
11 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (21.43%) SAS
11 3 (21.43%) Project Management
11 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (14.29%) Scrum
12 2 (14.29%) Quality Management

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 3 (21.43%) SAS
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) DataStage
2 13 (92.86%) IBM InfoSphere
3 11 (78.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
5 5 (35.71%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (7.14%) Big Data
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
1 9 (64.29%) ETL Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) DataStage Developer
2 3 (21.43%) DataStage ETL Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Lead Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Data Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Data Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Migration Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) ETL
2 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (35.71%) Change Data Capture
4 4 (28.57%) Data Governance
4 4 (28.57%) Data Mapping
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Requirements Engineering
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) Supplier Management
6 2 (14.29%) Process Management
6 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
7 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Migration
7 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISEB
1 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) IBM
2 12 (85.71%) Oracle
3 9 (64.29%) Netezza
4 8 (57.14%) Cognos
5 2 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (14.29%) Planview
6 1 (7.14%) SAP