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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 115 100 98
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Contract jobs citing DataStage 3 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.16% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.64% 0.67% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £458 - £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
472 445 506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.85% 24.29% 22.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 221 243
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 14
Average hourly rate £18.50 £37.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +42.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.31 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £42.20 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
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 18 April 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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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
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Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - - - -
DataStage
England

DataStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Cognos
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) Teradata
3 2 (50.00%) Netezza
3 2 (50.00%) Change Data Capture
3 2 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (25.00%) FTP
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Infor
4 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Hyperion
4 1 (25.00%) QualityStage
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) OLAP
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (25.00%) QualityStage
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) OLAP
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos Powerplay
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos Impromptu
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) Change Data Capture
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) Cognos
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) Teradata
2 2 (50.00%) Netezza
3 1 (25.00%) Infor
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Hyperion