The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the West Midlands region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 115 106 105
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs citing DataStage 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.050% 0.045%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.17% 0.23% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£320 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.41% -8.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £394 £425
% change year-on-year
-16.19% -7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
428 426 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.38% 21.42% 22.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 244 253
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 14
Average hourly rate £23.00 £23.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £21.05 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
DataStage
England

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
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataStage within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham 0 2 - -
Worcestershire - 2 - -
Coventry - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
DataStage
England

DataStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 5 (62.50%) IBM
1 5 (62.50%) ETL
2 4 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (37.50%) QualityStage
3 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) SAP
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (25.00%) Ab Initio
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Teradata
4 2 (25.00%) SCCM
4 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance
4 2 (25.00%) NAS
4 2 (25.00%) XenApp
4 2 (25.00%) XenServer
4 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Netezza

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Project
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) NAS
1 2 (25.00%) VLAN
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 3 (37.50%) QualityStage
2 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (37.50%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) OLAP
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) ETL Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) PDA
1 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) Time Management
2 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) XenApp
1 2 (25.00%) XenServer
1 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) Ab Initio
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Teradata
3 2 (25.00%) Netezza
3 2 (25.00%) Cognos
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Trillium
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Dell
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Informatica
3 2 (25.00%) Talend