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 3 months to 28 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
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 541 552 572
Rank change year-on-year +11 +20  
Contract jobs citing IBM InfoSphere 42 68 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.097% 0.14% 0.100%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.43% 0.63% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 42 28
Median daily rate £500 £488 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -4.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £649 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +12.50% -15.78%  
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 England with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 9673 10772 11887
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 22.38% 21.78% 23.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6387 7370 7871
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 180 173
Median hourly rate £31.00 £31.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +19.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.70 £15.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

IBM InfoSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily 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 3 months to 28 June 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
London +9 24 £500 -13.04% 3
South East +28 6 £525 +10.52% 2
Yorkshire +10 4 - - 1
West Midlands +23 3 £450 +2.85% 5
South West -2 2 £470 -27.69% 1
North West - 2 £415 -
IBM InfoSphere
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 48 (70.59%) IBM
2 43 (63.24%) ETL
3 35 (51.47%) DataStage
4 33 (48.53%) Oracle
5 31 (45.59%) SQL
6 29 (42.65%) Data Modelling
6 29 (42.65%) Finance
7 27 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (27.94%) Informatica
9 17 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 16 (23.53%) DB2
10 16 (23.53%) Data Analysis
11 15 (22.06%) XML
11 15 (22.06%) Linux
11 15 (22.06%) Talend Open Studio
11 15 (22.06%) Talend
12 14 (20.59%) Hadoop
12 14 (20.59%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (20.59%) Banking
13 13 (19.12%) Migration
14 12 (17.65%) Data Governance
14 12 (17.65%) Data Quality
15 11 (16.18%) Translating Business Requirements
15 11 (16.18%) ERwin
15 11 (16.18%) SAP
15 11 (16.18%) Data Migration
16 10 (14.71%) Data Integration
16 10 (14.71%) Data Management
16 10 (14.71%) Analytics

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 5 (7.35%) Confluence
2 2 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (8.82%) GitHub
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.47%) Bluemix
3 1 (1.47%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (1.47%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (51.47%) DataStage
2 17 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 16 (23.53%) DB2
4 14 (20.59%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (20.59%) Hadoop
5 10 (14.71%) Relational Database
6 9 (13.24%) Big Data
7 7 (10.29%) HBase
7 7 (10.29%) NoSQL
8 6 (8.82%) Data Lake
8 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database
8 6 (8.82%) RDBMS
9 5 (7.35%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (7.35%) Geospatial Data
9 5 (7.35%) Power BI
10 4 (5.88%) QualityStage
10 4 (5.88%) SAP Data Services
10 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (4.41%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (4.41%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 15 (22.06%) Talend Open Studio
2 11 (16.18%) ERwin
3 9 (13.24%) PowerDesigner
4 7 (10.29%) Cucumber
5 5 (7.35%) JIRA
6 4 (5.88%) GitLab
6 4 (5.88%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.47%) IBM UrbanCode
7 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.47%) Travis CI
General
1 29 (42.65%) Finance
2 14 (20.59%) Banking
3 9 (13.24%) Back Office
3 9 (13.24%) Investment Banking
4 5 (7.35%) Retail
5 4 (5.88%) Financial Institution
5 4 (5.88%) Law
6 3 (4.41%) Marketing
7 2 (2.94%) Electronics
7 2 (2.94%) Legal
7 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.47%) Dutch Language
8 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (29.41%) Developer
2 17 (25.00%) Analyst
3 16 (23.53%) Architect
4 15 (22.06%) Data Architect
5 14 (20.59%) Data Analyst
6 12 (17.65%) Consultant
7 11 (16.18%) DataStage Developer
8 7 (10.29%) DataStage Consultant
9 6 (8.82%) Hadoop Developer
10 5 (7.35%) DataStage ETL Developer
10 5 (7.35%) ETL Developer
10 5 (7.35%) Financial Analyst
10 5 (7.35%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (7.35%) Service Analyst
10 5 (7.35%) Technical Leader
11 4 (5.88%) Geospatial Architect
12 3 (4.41%) Business Analyst
12 3 (4.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 3 (4.41%) Senior Data Quality Analyst
12 3 (4.41%) Senior Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (22.06%) XML
2 9 (13.24%) XML Messaging
2 9 (13.24%) XML Schema
3 7 (10.29%) REST
4 5 (7.35%) Kafka
4 5 (7.35%) PostGIS
5 4 (5.88%) Samza
6 1 (1.47%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) SWIFT
2 6 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.47%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.47%) PDA
4 1 (1.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.06%) Linux
2 9 (13.24%) Windows
3 3 (4.41%) Unix
4 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (63.24%) ETL
2 29 (42.65%) Data Modelling
3 27 (39.71%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (23.53%) Data Analysis
5 14 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (19.12%) Migration
7 12 (17.65%) Data Governance
8 11 (16.18%) Data Migration
8 11 (16.18%) Translating Business Requirements
9 10 (14.71%) Analytics
9 10 (14.71%) Data Integration
9 10 (14.71%) Data Management
10 9 (13.24%) Data Architecture
10 9 (13.24%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 9 (13.24%) Master Data Management
10 9 (13.24%) Scrum
11 8 (11.76%) Metadata Management
12 7 (10.29%) DevOps
12 7 (10.29%) Microservices
12 7 (10.29%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 31 (45.59%) SQL
2 8 (11.76%) Java
3 5 (7.35%) Shell Script
4 4 (5.88%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.94%) Perl
5 2 (2.94%) Python
6 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.41%) Degree
2 3 (4.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.65%) Data Quality
2 9 (13.24%) ISO 20022
3 2 (2.94%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) Docker
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) Hadoop YARN
1 5 (7.35%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.47%) Nagios
2 1 (1.47%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 48 (70.59%) IBM
2 33 (48.53%) Oracle
3 19 (27.94%) Informatica
4 15 (22.06%) Talend
5 11 (16.18%) SAP
6 6 (8.82%) Netezza
7 5 (7.35%) ESRI
7 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
7 5 (7.35%) Tableau
8 3 (4.41%) Cognos
9 2 (2.94%) Ab Initio
9 2 (2.94%) CA
9 2 (2.94%) Cloudera
9 2 (2.94%) Embarcadero
9 2 (2.94%) Teradata
10 1 (1.47%) DataFlux
10 1 (1.47%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (1.47%) Trillium
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago