The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for IBM InfoSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IBM InfoSphere over the 3 months to 24 April 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
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 164 190
Rank change year-on-year +6 +26  
Contract jobs citing IBM InfoSphere 1 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.031% 0.057% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.12% 0.22% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Median daily rate - £600 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +73.91%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £525
% change year-on-year -2.94% -19.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

IBM InfoSphere 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 the City of London with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 857 893 1383
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 26.87% 25.65% 25.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 673 734 1091
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £340 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 6
Median hourly rate £22.34 £19.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.55% -57.77%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.45% -15.38%  

IBM InfoSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing IBM InfoSphere as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for IBM InfoSphere in the City of London

IBM InfoSphere
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 IBM InfoSphere in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM InfoSphere in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, 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 City of London region with a requirement for IBM InfoSphere.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) Embarcadero
1 1 (100.00%) ERwin
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Ab Initio
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

IBM InfoSphere
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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) ERwin
1 1 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Data Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Process Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Data Lineage
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Logical Data Model
1 1 (100.00%) Master Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Metadata Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Physical Data Model
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Ab Initio
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) Cloudera
1 1 (100.00%) Embarcadero
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Talend