Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 23 November 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
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 731 745 770
Rank change year-on-year +14 +25 +11
Contract jobs citing IBM InfoSphere 126 128 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.13% 0.097%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.60% 0.58% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 88 59
England median daily rate £500 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +3.72%
10th Percentile £413 £329 £400
90th Percentile £688 £600 £613
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
England median hourly rate £59.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £59.00 - -

IBM InfoSphere 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 England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 20932 22062 24288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 22.07% 22.56% 23.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14506 14783 16167
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £290 £275
90th Percentile £638 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 265 321 387
England median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +1.82% +11.11%
10th Percentile £14.72 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £56.29 £48.00 £52.17
UK median hourly rate £31.23 £28.00 £28.13
% change year-on-year +11.54% -0.44% +12.50%

IBM InfoSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing IBM InfoSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for IBM InfoSphere in England

IBM InfoSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IBM InfoSphere in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM InfoSphere in England

IBM InfoSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM InfoSphere in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM InfoSphere in England

IBM InfoSphere
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM InfoSphere in England

IBM InfoSphere
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM InfoSphere in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for IBM InfoSphere in England

IBM InfoSphere
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM InfoSphere within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -8 51 £563 +2.27% 4
South East +28 29 £600 +4.35% 1
South West +18 25 £450 -28.00%
North of England +56 9 £360 -34.55% 2
West Midlands -3 9 £475 +5.56%
Midlands -11 9 £475 +5.56%
North West +26 7 £360 -34.55% 1
East of England -33 2 £425 -
North East +59 1 £325 +8.33%
Yorkshire +15 1 - - 1
IBM InfoSphere
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 England region with a requirement for IBM InfoSphere.

1 81 (64.29%) IBM
2 51 (40.48%) DataStage
3 47 (37.30%) ETL
4 42 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 42 (33.33%) Finance
5 39 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (27.78%) Banking
7 34 (26.98%) Data Architecture
8 33 (26.19%) Data Management
9 32 (25.40%) Data Modelling
10 30 (23.81%) Oracle
11 28 (22.22%) Teradata
12 26 (20.63%) Retail
12 26 (20.63%) Master Data Management
13 24 (19.05%) SQL
14 23 (18.25%) Linux
14 23 (18.25%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (17.46%) SQL Server
16 19 (15.08%) Java
16 19 (15.08%) Migration
17 18 (14.29%) Data Mapping
18 17 (13.49%) Hadoop
18 17 (13.49%) HBase
18 17 (13.49%) Data Analysis
19 15 (11.90%) MapReduce
19 15 (11.90%) Retail Banking
19 15 (11.90%) Microservices
20 14 (11.11%) Security Cleared
20 14 (11.11%) REST
21 13 (10.32%) Cucumber

IBM InfoSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (8.73%) Confluence
2 8 (6.35%) SAS
3 4 (3.17%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.17%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.59%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.59%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.79%) Apache
5 1 (0.79%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.73%) GitHub
2 9 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.35%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (6.35%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.79%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (0.79%) Linode
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (40.48%) DataStage
2 42 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (17.46%) SQL Server
4 17 (13.49%) Hadoop
4 17 (13.49%) HBase
5 11 (8.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (7.14%) Big Data
6 9 (7.14%) DB2
7 8 (6.35%) Amazon RDS
8 6 (4.76%) QualityStage
8 6 (4.76%) Relational Database
9 5 (3.97%) Oracle Exadata
9 5 (3.97%) RDBMS
10 4 (3.17%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (3.17%) PowerCenter
11 3 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (2.38%) MySQL
11 3 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (1.59%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 13 (10.32%) Cucumber
2 11 (8.73%) IntelliJ
2 11 (8.73%) JIRA
3 10 (7.94%) GitLab
4 8 (6.35%) Jenkins
5 7 (5.56%) ERwin
6 4 (3.17%) JMeter
6 4 (3.17%) LoadRunner
6 4 (3.17%) Selenium
6 4 (3.17%) SoapUI
6 4 (3.17%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (1.59%) PowerDesigner
8 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.79%) Vagrant
General
1 42 (33.33%) Finance
2 35 (27.78%) Banking
3 26 (20.63%) Retail
4 15 (11.90%) Retail Banking
5 8 (6.35%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.17%) Law
7 2 (1.59%) Advertising
7 2 (1.59%) Back Office
7 2 (1.59%) Electronics
7 2 (1.59%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.59%) Marketing
7 2 (1.59%) Publishing
7 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.79%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 49 (38.89%) Architect
2 46 (36.51%) Developer
3 37 (29.37%) Data Architect
4 27 (21.43%) DataStage Developer
5 8 (6.35%) Analyst
5 8 (6.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 8 (6.35%) Consultant
5 8 (6.35%) ETL Developer
5 8 (6.35%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (5.56%) Data Analyst
6 7 (5.56%) Data Modeller
7 6 (4.76%) Hadoop Developer
8 5 (3.97%) DataStage ETL Developer
8 5 (3.97%) Technical Leader
9 4 (3.17%) Administrator
9 4 (3.17%) C++ Developer
9 4 (3.17%) C++/Java Developer
9 4 (3.17%) Java Developer
9 4 (3.17%) Software Architect
10 3 (2.38%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.11%) REST
2 8 (6.35%) XML
3 7 (5.56%) Apache Camel
3 7 (5.56%) Kafka
3 7 (5.56%) Spring
3 7 (5.56%) Spring Boot
4 4 (3.17%) JSON
4 4 (3.17%) Samza
4 4 (3.17%) SOAP
4 4 (3.17%) Web Services
4 4 (3.17%) XSD
5 3 (2.38%) MDX
6 2 (1.59%) XML Messaging
6 2 (1.59%) XML Schema
7 1 (0.79%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.79%) LAMP
7 1 (0.79%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (0.79%) Middleware
7 1 (0.79%) ODBC
7 1 (0.79%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.17%) Credit Risk
3 3 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.59%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.79%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.79%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 23 (18.25%) Linux
2 6 (4.76%) Unix
2 6 (4.76%) Windows
3 4 (3.17%) AIX
3 4 (3.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (37.30%) ETL
2 39 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (26.98%) Data Architecture
4 33 (26.19%) Data Management
5 32 (25.40%) Data Modelling
6 26 (20.63%) Master Data Management
7 23 (18.25%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (15.08%) Migration
9 18 (14.29%) Data Mapping
10 17 (13.49%) Data Analysis
11 15 (11.90%) MapReduce
11 15 (11.90%) Microservices
12 13 (10.32%) BDD
12 13 (10.32%) Scrum
12 13 (10.32%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (10.32%) TDD
13 9 (7.14%) Data Integration
13 9 (7.14%) DevOps
13 9 (7.14%) SDLC
14 8 (6.35%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 24 (19.05%) SQL
2 19 (15.08%) Java
3 9 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 8 (6.35%) Python
4 8 (6.35%) Shell Script
5 5 (3.97%) C
5 5 (3.97%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.17%) C++
7 2 (1.59%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.59%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
7 2 (1.59%) Pig Latin
8 1 (0.79%) Jython
8 1 (0.79%) Perl
8 1 (0.79%) PHP
8 1 (0.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.17%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.59%) ISO 20022
3 1 (0.79%) GDPR
3 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (9.52%) Docker
2 4 (3.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (1.59%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.79%) HDFS
4 1 (0.79%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 13 (10.32%) Kubernetes
2 5 (3.97%) Hadoop YARN
3 4 (3.17%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.59%) Ansible
4 2 (1.59%) Oracle EDQ
5 1 (0.79%) Nagios
5 1 (0.79%) OpenNMS
5 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.79%) Puppet
5 1 (0.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 81 (64.29%) IBM
2 30 (23.81%) Oracle
3 28 (22.22%) Teradata
4 9 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 7 (5.56%) Netezza
5 7 (5.56%) SAP
6 6 (4.76%) Cognos
6 6 (4.76%) Informatica
6 6 (4.76%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (3.17%) Talend
8 2 (1.59%) ESRI
8 2 (1.59%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.59%) OpenText
8 2 (1.59%) Syncsort
9 1 (0.79%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.79%) Capita
9 1 (0.79%) Google
9 1 (0.79%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.79%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.79%) VMware