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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM InfoSphere QualityStage
UK
Rank 593 617 607
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -10
Contract jobs citing QualityStage 2 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.021% 0.017%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.020% 0.094% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 3
Median daily rate - £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £475 -
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
10135 11646 11678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.33% 22.38% 22.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6867 7837 7548
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 207 165
Median hourly rate £38.00 £36.75 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.40% +14.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £15.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.62 £50.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +7.69%

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 4 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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +28 2 - -
South East +21 2 - -
Surrey +13 2 - -
Guildford +4 1 - -

QualityStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 11 (100.00%) IBM
2 10 (90.91%) IBM InfoSphere
3 9 (81.82%) Data Management
4 7 (63.64%) DataStage
5 5 (45.45%) IIS
5 5 (45.45%) Master Data Management
5 5 (45.45%) Data Transformation
5 5 (45.45%) Logistics
5 5 (45.45%) Data Governance
5 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (45.45%) SDLC
6 4 (36.36%) Data Quality
6 4 (36.36%) Oracle
6 4 (36.36%) Unix
7 3 (27.27%) Validation
7 3 (27.27%) Retail
8 2 (18.18%) Banking
8 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
8 2 (18.18%) Degree
8 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
8 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
8 2 (18.18%) Python
8 2 (18.18%) Java
8 2 (18.18%) Perl
8 2 (18.18%) SQL
8 2 (18.18%) J2EE
8 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
8 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
9 1 (9.09%) 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 5 (45.45%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) IBM InfoSphere
2 7 (63.64%) DataStage
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
3 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Junior
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Data Management
2 5 (45.45%) Data Governance
2 5 (45.45%) Data Transformation
2 5 (45.45%) Logistics
2 5 (45.45%) Master Data Management
2 5 (45.45%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) Validation
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) Perl
1 2 (18.18%) Python
1 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) IBM
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Trillium