The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for DataStage skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DataStage over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IBM InfoSphere DataStage
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 65
Contract jobs citing DataStage 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - - 0.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

DataStage is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 138 159 158
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 21.60% 19.68% 21.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 292 277
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £301 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £503 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.95 £26.00
% change year-on-year +18.93% +22.88%  

DataStage
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing DataStage as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for DataStage in Birmingham

DataStage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DataStage in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for DataStage in Birmingham