Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for DataStage skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DataStage over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 239 227 238
Rank change year-on-year -12 +11 +35
Contract jobs citing DataStage 10 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.11% 0.084%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.56% 0.40% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 2
City of London median daily rate £450 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% +25.79%
10th Percentile £415 £359 £468
90th Percentile £688 £538 £533
Central London median daily rate £450 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% +25.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

DataStage is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,771 1,730 1,870
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 25.06% 27.73% 26.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,481 1,385 1,505
City of London median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £513 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +7.89% - +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 6
City of London median hourly rate £27.75 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.33% +12.50% +29.79%
10th Percentile £23.38 £42.50 £27.75
90th Percentile £33.25 £47.50 £60.00
Central London median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year -38.89% +16.13% +27.43%

DataStage
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing DataStage as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for DataStage in the City of London

DataStage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DataStage in the City of London

DataStage
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DataStage in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DataStage in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing DataStage 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 City of London region with a requirement for DataStage.

1 9 (90.00%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (90.00%) ETL
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (60.00%) IBM
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (60.00%) IBM InfoSphere
5 5 (50.00%) ETL Development
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (40.00%) Finance
6 4 (40.00%) MDX
7 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
7 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (30.00%) Data Mapping
8 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
8 2 (20.00%) SAS Macro
8 2 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (20.00%) Tableau
8 2 (20.00%) Inmon Methodology
8 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (20.00%) Power BI
8 2 (20.00%) SAS
8 2 (20.00%) Toad
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft

DataStage
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (60.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) OLAP
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (20.00%) Power BI
5 2 (20.00%) PowerCenter
5 2 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (20.00%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (10.00%) Big Data
6 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) ERwin
1 2 (20.00%) Toad
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 5 (50.00%) DataStage Developer
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (30.00%) SSIS Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Data Modeller
4 2 (20.00%) SQL BI Developer
4 2 (20.00%) SSAS Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Big Data Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Commercial Architect
5 1 (10.00%) SSRS Developer
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) ETL
2 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (60.00%) Data Modelling
4 5 (50.00%) ETL Development
5 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) Data Mapping
6 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
6 2 (20.00%) Inmon Methodology
6 2 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (20.00%) UML
7 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 2 (20.00%) SAS Macro
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Cognos
2 2 (20.00%) Informatica
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Tableau
3 1 (10.00%) Pega
3 1 (10.00%) Teradata