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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM InfoSphere
Rank 119 89 123
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +34
Contract jobs citing IBM InfoSphere 24 24 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.73% 0.98% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.57% 4.87% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 1
Median daily rate £423 £575 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.52% +82.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £538 £550
% change year-on-year
-18.60% -2.27%
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
672 493 466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.48% 20.06% 18.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 296 285
Median daily rate £380 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £451 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 8
Median hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.20 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £35.95 £25.42
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.09 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.87% +15.78%

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 August 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 August 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 -13 9 £475 +12.42%
Coventry -17 3 £420 -26.95% 1
Birmingham -14 1 £375 -
IBM InfoSphere
England

IBM InfoSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 21 (72.41%) IBM
2 10 (34.48%) ETL
2 10 (34.48%) Oracle
3 9 (31.03%) Data Quality
4 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (24.14%) QualityStage
5 6 (20.69%) Project Management
5 6 (20.69%) SQL
5 6 (20.69%) DataStage
5 6 (20.69%) Informatica
5 6 (20.69%) Data Modelling
5 6 (20.69%) Trillium
5 6 (20.69%) Netezza
5 6 (20.69%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (20.69%) DataFlux
6 5 (17.24%) Finance
6 5 (17.24%) Migration
6 5 (17.24%) Cognos
6 5 (17.24%) Change Data Capture
7 4 (13.79%) Data Mining
7 4 (13.79%) SAS
7 4 (13.79%) SPSS
7 4 (13.79%) Data Management
7 4 (13.79%) Master Data Management
7 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
8 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (10.34%) Statistics
8 3 (10.34%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (10.34%) LAN
8 3 (10.34%) WAN

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 4 (13.79%) SAS
2 2 (6.90%) CMS
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) LAN
1 3 (10.34%) WAN
2 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) QualityStage
2 6 (20.69%) DataStage
3 4 (13.79%) Data Mining
3 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
4 3 (10.34%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.90%) Big Data
5 2 (6.90%) DB2
6 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Architect
2 7 (24.14%) Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Data Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Technical Architect
4 5 (17.24%) Data Quality Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) IBM Technical Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) ETL Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) ETL Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Quality Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Administrator
7 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.90%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) SQL Data Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Database Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) DataStage Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Server Administrator
8 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
1 3 (10.34%) Statistics
2 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Solaris
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) ETL
2 7 (24.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (20.69%) Data Modelling
3 6 (20.69%) Project Management
3 6 (20.69%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (17.24%) Change Data Capture
4 5 (17.24%) Migration
5 4 (13.79%) Data Management
5 4 (13.79%) Master Data Management
6 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (10.34%) Data Lineage
7 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.90%) Analytics
7 2 (6.90%) Content Management
7 2 (6.90%) Data Mapping
7 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.90%) Quality Management
7 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) IBM
2 10 (34.48%) Oracle
3 6 (20.69%) DataFlux
3 6 (20.69%) Informatica
3 6 (20.69%) Netezza
3 6 (20.69%) Trillium
4 5 (17.24%) Cognos
5 2 (6.90%) Adobe