The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 22 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 79
Contract jobs citing DataStage 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - - 0.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +6.06% -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 Edinburgh with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 232 288 288
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 19.32% 21.19% 19.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 155 170
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £351
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £43.39 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.09% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.27 £26.75
% change year-on-year +21.52% +16.89%  

DataStage
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

DataStage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DataStage in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for DataStage.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) PowerCenter
1 1 (100.00%) Ab Initio
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

DataStage
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) PowerCenter
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Ab Initio
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Informatica
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau