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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 113 110 106
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing DataStage 12 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.47% 0.046% 0.048%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.95% 0.24% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate £475 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.00 - -
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
615 409 473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.29% 18.98% 22.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 241 267
Average daily rate £400 £368 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% +13.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 12
Average hourly rate £20.00 £28.69 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.28% +63.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.00 £17.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Coventry - 2 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 - -
DataStage
England

DataStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (87.50%) ETL
2 10 (62.50%) Oracle
2 10 (62.50%) Finance
3 9 (56.25%) IBM
3 9 (56.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 8 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
4 8 (50.00%) Netezza
4 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (50.00%) QualityStage
5 7 (43.75%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (25.00%) Cognos
7 4 (25.00%) Data Governance
7 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
7 4 (25.00%) Data Mapping
8 3 (18.75%) Change Data Capture
8 3 (18.75%) Tableau
8 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
9 2 (12.50%) Unix
9 2 (12.50%) QA
9 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
9 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
9 2 (12.50%) VBA
9 2 (12.50%) Xcelsius
10 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (6.25%) iPad
10 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
10 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (6.25%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 8 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 8 (50.00%) QualityStage
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (43.75%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
5 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 2 (12.50%) Xcelsius
6 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Automotive
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) ETL Developer
3 7 (43.75%) DataStage Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) DataStage ETL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Report Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) DataStage Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Excel Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Informatica Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) iPad
1 1 (6.25%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) ETL
2 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 4 (25.00%) Data Mapping
4 3 (18.75%) Change Data Capture
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Data Management
6 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.25%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (6.25%) Master Data Management
6 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) RAD
6 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (6.25%) V-Model
6 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
1 2 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Oracle
2 9 (56.25%) IBM
3 8 (50.00%) Netezza
4 4 (25.00%) Cognos
5 3 (18.75%) Tableau
6 1 (6.25%) Informatica