The table below looks at the statistics for DataStage skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataStage over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 117 109 109
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs citing DataStage 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.095% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.11% 0.43% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£320 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £413 £413
% change year-on-year
-21.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
450 468 518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.60% 22.14% 22.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 283 266
Average daily rate £338 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 20
Average hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.56% -25.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £15.20 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.78 £37.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.09 £30.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+6.96% -5.51%

DataStage
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DataStage across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DataStage Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

DataStage
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DataStage across the West Midlands region.

DataStage Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

DataStage
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DataStage across the West Midlands region.

DataStage Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

DataStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing DataStage also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DataStage.

1 7 (70.00%) ETL
2 6 (60.00%) IBM
3 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (40.00%) SAP
4 4 (40.00%) SAP Data Services
4 4 (40.00%) IBM InfoSphere
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Cognos
5 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) QualityStage
5 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) Teradata
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (20.00%) PDA
6 2 (20.00%) VLAN
6 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (20.00%) Netezza
6 2 (20.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (20.00%) Ab Initio
6 2 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (20.00%) Middleware
6 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
6 2 (20.00%) Project Management

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing DataStage also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DataStage. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) ColdFusion
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Project
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
1 2 (20.00%) VLAN
1 2 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (40.00%) SAP Data Services
2 4 (40.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (30.00%) QualityStage
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) OLAP
5 1 (10.00%) Cognos Powerplay
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (10.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Developer
2 2 (20.00%) ETL Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ETL
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Time Management
3 2 (20.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) Change Data Capture
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) XenApp
1 2 (20.00%) XenServer
1 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) SAP
3 3 (30.00%) Cognos
3 3 (30.00%) Teradata
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) Netezza
4 2 (20.00%) Talend
4 2 (20.00%) Trillium
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Dell
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (20.00%) Informatica
4 2 (20.00%) Ab Initio
4 2 (20.00%) VMware