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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM InfoSphere over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM InfoSphere
Rank 113 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing IBM InfoSphere 15 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.59% 0.23% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.40% 1.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £525 £510
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +2.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.50 -
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
626 437 461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.68% 20.04% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 254 254
Average daily rate £400 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 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 £35.80 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

IBM InfoSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM InfoSphere across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 IBM InfoSphere within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 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
Warwickshire - 1 - -
IBM InfoSphere
England

IBM InfoSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing IBM InfoSphere 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 IBM InfoSphere.

1 26 (96.30%) IBM
2 24 (88.89%) Finance
3 20 (74.07%) Cognos
4 17 (62.96%) ETL
5 16 (59.26%) Oracle
6 15 (55.56%) Netezza
7 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
7 13 (48.15%) BusinessObjects
8 12 (44.44%) Data Governance
9 11 (40.74%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (37.04%) Data Quality
11 9 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
11 9 (33.33%) Data Modelling
12 8 (29.63%) SQL
12 8 (29.63%) DataStage
12 8 (29.63%) QualityStage
12 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (18.52%) PL/SQL
14 5 (18.52%) OLAP
14 5 (18.52%) Translating Business Requirements
14 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
14 5 (18.52%) Oracle OLAP
15 4 (14.81%) Data Mapping
16 3 (11.11%) Change Data Capture
16 3 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
16 3 (11.11%) Physical Data Model
16 3 (11.11%) Degree
17 2 (7.41%) Banking
17 2 (7.41%) Data Management

IBM InfoSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing IBM InfoSphere 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 IBM InfoSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) BusinessObjects
1 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (29.63%) DataStage
2 8 (29.63%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 8 (29.63%) QualityStage
3 6 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (18.52%) OLAP
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (7.41%) Big Data
6 1 (3.70%) DB2
General
1 24 (88.89%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) ETL Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Data Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Data Modeller
5 4 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (11.11%) DataStage Developer
6 3 (11.11%) DataStage ETL Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Data Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Data Quality Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Financial Services Project Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 1 (3.70%) IT Project Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Quality Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) ETL
2 12 (44.44%) Data Governance
3 11 (40.74%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 9 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
5 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
5 5 (18.52%) Translating Business Requirements
6 4 (14.81%) Data Mapping
7 3 (11.11%) Change Data Capture
7 3 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
7 3 (11.11%) Physical Data Model
8 2 (7.41%) BPMN
8 2 (7.41%) Data Management
8 2 (7.41%) DSDM
8 2 (7.41%) Migration
8 2 (7.41%) RAD
8 2 (7.41%) RUP
8 2 (7.41%) SDLC
8 2 (7.41%) TOGAF
8 2 (7.41%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (37.04%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) IBM
2 20 (74.07%) Cognos
3 16 (59.26%) Oracle
4 15 (55.56%) Netezza
5 1 (3.70%) DataFlux
5 1 (3.70%) Informatica
5 1 (3.70%) Trillium