The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
England / East of England
Rank 126 106 125
Rank change year-on-year -20 +19  
Contract jobs citing DataStage 2 20 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.094% 0.81% 0.038%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.48% 4.93% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 0
Median daily rate £625 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.88% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  
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 the East of England with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 413 406 563
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 19.39% 16.52% 21.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 238 348
Median daily rate £413 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £265 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 28
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +32.39%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.90 £19.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £62.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

DataStage
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing DataStage as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for DataStage in the East of England

DataStage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DataStage in the East of England

DataStage
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DataStage in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DataStage in the East of England

DataStage
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataStage within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -7 2 £625 +66.66% 1
DataStage
England

DataStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 East of England region with a requirement for DataStage.

1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Teradata
2 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (50.00%) Database Tuning
3 3 (50.00%) AccuRev
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) DB2
4 2 (33.33%) ETL
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (16.67%) Middleware
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
5 1 (16.67%) MS Project
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Solaris
5 1 (16.67%) Password Management

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) AccuRev
General
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Data Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) ETL Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Budget Control
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Password Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Teradata
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) HP