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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DataStage over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 130 111 118
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +7
Contract jobs citing DataStage 14 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.44% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.08% 2.14% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Median daily rate £369 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.23% +32.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £320
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +40.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - -
DataStage
England

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
674 514 471
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.80% 20.61% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 325 283
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 13
Median hourly rate £18.00 £28.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% +54.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.80 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £33.55 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +49.11%

DataStage
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing DataStage as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataStage within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Warwickshire -4 6 £363 -9.37%
Birmingham -6 2 - -
Coventry - 2 £406 -
DataStage
England

DataStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DataStage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for DataStage.

1 14 (82.35%) IBM
2 11 (64.71%) IBM InfoSphere
3 9 (52.94%) QualityStage
4 8 (47.06%) ETL
5 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (35.29%) SDLC
7 5 (29.41%) Data Transformation
7 5 (29.41%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (29.41%) IIS
7 5 (29.41%) Data Governance
7 5 (29.41%) Data Management
7 5 (29.41%) Logistics
8 4 (23.53%) Netezza
8 4 (23.53%) Change Data Capture
8 4 (23.53%) Oracle
8 4 (23.53%) Cognos
8 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
9 3 (17.65%) Validation
9 3 (17.65%) Finance
9 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (17.65%) Data Lineage
10 2 (11.76%) Tableau
10 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
10 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
10 2 (11.76%) Banking
10 2 (11.76%) Retail
10 2 (11.76%) Analytics
10 2 (11.76%) Master Data Management

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (29.41%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LDAP
1 1 (5.88%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) IBM InfoSphere
2 9 (52.94%) QualityStage
3 5 (29.41%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 1 (5.88%) DB2
6 1 (5.88%) IMS/DB
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) ETL Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (11.76%) DataStage Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) DataStage ETL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Project Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Report Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Report Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) ETL
2 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (35.29%) SDLC
4 5 (29.41%) Data Governance
4 5 (29.41%) Data Management
4 5 (29.41%) Data Transformation
4 5 (29.41%) Logistics
5 4 (23.53%) Change Data Capture
6 3 (17.65%) Data Lineage
6 3 (17.65%) Validation
7 2 (11.76%) Analytics
7 2 (11.76%) Data Mapping
7 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
7 2 (11.76%) Master Data Management
7 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
8 1 (5.88%) Logical Data Model
8 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (5.88%) Physical Data Model
8 1 (5.88%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) VBA
2 1 (5.88%) COBOL
2 1 (5.88%) JCL
2 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) CA Endevor
1 1 (5.88%) Control-M
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) IBM
2 4 (23.53%) Cognos
2 4 (23.53%) Netezza
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Tableau
4 1 (5.88%) Cadence
4 1 (5.88%) Informatica
4 1 (5.88%) Teradata