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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 139 119 114
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -5
Contract jobs citing DataStage 3 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.47% 0.85% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Median daily rate £500 £425 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -7.10%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £406 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.57% +19.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
644 587 516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.61% 23.54% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 387 315
Median daily rate £413 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 16
Median hourly rate £36.50 £18.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.77% -21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £14.70 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £30.35 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+32.69% -17.46%

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 31 May 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 -7 1 £500 +17.64%
Coventry - 1 - -
DataStage
England

DataStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 12 (80.00%) ETL
2 11 (73.33%) Oracle
2 11 (73.33%) IBM
3 10 (66.67%) QualityStage
3 10 (66.67%) IBM InfoSphere
4 9 (60.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 9 (60.00%) Netezza
4 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (60.00%) Finance
5 8 (53.33%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (33.33%) Cognos
7 5 (33.33%) Change Data Capture
8 4 (26.67%) Data Quality
8 4 (26.67%) Data Mapping
8 4 (26.67%) Data Governance
9 3 (20.00%) VBA
9 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (20.00%) Tableau
10 2 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
10 2 (13.33%) V-Model
10 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
11 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
11 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (6.67%) Data Management
11 1 (6.67%) Automotive
11 1 (6.67%) Cadence
11 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
11 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery

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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) IBM InfoSphere
1 10 (66.67%) QualityStage
2 9 (60.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (53.33%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (6.67%) Xcelsius
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) ETL Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) DataStage Developer
4 3 (20.00%) DataStage ETL Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Report Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Business Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) DataStage Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Excel Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Informatica Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Project Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) iPad
1 1 (6.67%) iPhone
1 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) ETL
2 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (33.33%) Change Data Capture
4 4 (26.67%) Data Governance
4 4 (26.67%) Data Mapping
5 2 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (13.33%) V-Model
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Data Management
6 1 (6.67%) Master Data Management
6 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) IBM
1 11 (73.33%) Oracle
2 9 (60.00%) Netezza
3 5 (33.33%) Cognos
4 3 (20.00%) Tableau
5 1 (6.67%) Cadence
5 1 (6.67%) Informatica