The table below looks at the statistics for IBM InfoSphere 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 IBM InfoSphere over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM InfoSphere
Rank 111 95 120
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +25
Contract jobs citing IBM InfoSphere 38 23 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.17% 0.92% 0.077%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.62% 4.45% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 9 0
Median daily rate £450 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £488 £650
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
IBM InfoSphere
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
676 517 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.86% 20.58% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 322 285
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 14
Median hourly rate £18.00 £28.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% +46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.30 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £33.55 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.77% +49.11%

IBM InfoSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing IBM InfoSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

IBM InfoSphere Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IBM InfoSphere
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IBM InfoSphere across the West Midlands region.

IBM InfoSphere Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

IBM InfoSphere
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM InfoSphere across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

IBM InfoSphere Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

IBM InfoSphere
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 IBM InfoSphere within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 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 -4 13 £475 +12.42%
Coventry -4 9 £450 -21.73%
Birmingham - 2 £375 -
IBM InfoSphere
England

IBM InfoSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IBM InfoSphere 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 IBM InfoSphere.

1 36 (81.82%) IBM
2 18 (40.91%) Oracle
3 17 (38.64%) Data Management
4 14 (31.82%) QualityStage
4 14 (31.82%) SQL
4 14 (31.82%) Master Data Management
5 11 (25.00%) Data Quality
5 11 (25.00%) DataStage
6 10 (22.73%) ETL
7 9 (20.45%) Retail
7 9 (20.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (18.18%) Unix
8 8 (18.18%) J2EE
8 8 (18.18%) Java
8 8 (18.18%) Shell Script
8 8 (18.18%) Project Management
9 6 (13.64%) SDLC
9 6 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (13.64%) Data Stewardship
9 6 (13.64%) DataFlux
9 6 (13.64%) Trillium
9 6 (13.64%) Informatica
9 6 (13.64%) XSD
9 6 (13.64%) Data Modelling
9 6 (13.64%) Netezza
9 6 (13.64%) Scrum
10 5 (11.36%) Finance
10 5 (11.36%) Migration

IBM InfoSphere
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 (11.36%) IIS
2 4 (9.09%) SAS
3 2 (4.55%) CMS
4 1 (2.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) LAN
1 3 (6.82%) WAN
2 1 (2.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) QualityStage
2 11 (25.00%) DataStage
3 4 (9.09%) Data Mining
3 4 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.82%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.55%) Big Data
5 2 (4.55%) DB2
6 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (20.45%) Retail
2 5 (11.36%) Finance
3 4 (9.09%) Banking
4 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Developer
2 14 (31.82%) Architect
3 8 (18.18%) Technical Architect
4 7 (15.91%) IBM Technical Architect
5 6 (13.64%) Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) Data Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Data Quality Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Consultant
7 4 (9.09%) ETL Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) ETL Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Quality Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Administrator
9 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) Junior
9 2 (4.55%) Junior Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.55%) SQL Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) SQL Data Analyst
10 1 (2.27%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) J2EE
2 6 (13.64%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.82%) Statistics
3 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Unix
2 2 (4.55%) Windows
3 1 (2.27%) Solaris
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Data Management
2 14 (31.82%) Master Data Management
3 10 (22.73%) ETL
4 9 (20.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (18.18%) Project Management
5 8 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (13.64%) Data Modelling
6 6 (13.64%) Data Stewardship
6 6 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (13.64%) Scrum
6 6 (13.64%) SDLC
7 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (11.36%) Change Data Capture
7 5 (11.36%) Data Governance
7 5 (11.36%) Data Transformation
7 5 (11.36%) Logistics
7 5 (11.36%) Migration
8 3 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (6.82%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) SQL
2 8 (18.18%) Java
2 8 (18.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 36 (81.82%) IBM
2 18 (40.91%) Oracle
3 6 (13.64%) DataFlux
3 6 (13.64%) Informatica
3 6 (13.64%) Netezza
3 6 (13.64%) Trillium
4 5 (11.36%) Cognos
5 2 (4.55%) Adobe