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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
England / West Midlands
Rank 116 115 109
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing DataStage 6 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.46% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.37% 1.85% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Median daily rate £438 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £430 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +14.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £56.00 -
% change year-on-year
-37.50% -

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
439 647 495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.50% 24.95% 21.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 380 281
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 20 13
Median hourly rate £33.00 £20.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.00% -30.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.45 £16.00 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £37.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DataStage across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

DataStage Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +7 4 £425 -
Birmingham - 1 £550 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
DataStage
England

DataStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 8 (66.67%) IBM
2 7 (58.33%) IBM InfoSphere
3 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (41.67%) SDLC
4 5 (41.67%) Data Transformation
4 5 (41.67%) Data Governance
4 5 (41.67%) Data Management
4 5 (41.67%) Logistics
4 5 (41.67%) ETL
4 5 (41.67%) IIS
4 5 (41.67%) QualityStage
5 3 (25.00%) Informatica
5 3 (25.00%) NHS
5 3 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (25.00%) Validation
5 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) Dell
5 3 (25.00%) SOAP
5 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (25.00%) Visualforce
5 3 (25.00%) Apex Code
5 3 (25.00%) REST
5 3 (25.00%) Boomi
6 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (16.67%) Master Data Management
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS

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 (41.67%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (41.67%) QualityStage
3 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (8.33%) Data Lake
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) DB2
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (16.67%) DataStage Developer
3 2 (16.67%) DataStage ETL Developer
3 2 (16.67%) ETL Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Data Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Data Quality Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Development Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Development Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) REST
1 3 (25.00%) SOAP
1 3 (25.00%) Visualforce
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) NHS
3 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Data Governance
1 5 (41.67%) Data Management
1 5 (41.67%) Data Transformation
1 5 (41.67%) ETL
1 5 (41.67%) Logistics
1 5 (41.67%) SDLC
2 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Validation
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Master Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Change Data Capture
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Information Governance
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Apex Code
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) Korn
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) IBM
2 3 (25.00%) Dell
2 3 (25.00%) Informatica
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (8.33%) SAP