The table below looks at the statistics for Informix 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 Informix over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Informix
Rank - - 108
Contract jobs citing Informix 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £371 £309
% change year-on-year
+21.21% +20.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.50 -
Informix
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
658 641 515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.97% 23.91% 21.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 403 314
Median daily rate £401 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 12
Median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £12.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.80 £50.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.03% -8.28%

Informix
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Informix Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Informix
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Informix Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Informix
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Informix across the West Midlands region.

Informix Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Informix
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Informix 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 Informix.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) QlikView
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Billing
3 1 (33.33%) SOA

Informix
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (100.00%) QlikView
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (66.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Data Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle