Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for DataStage skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DataStage over the 6 months to 21 July 2018 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
England > London
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 599 529 561
Rank change year-on-year -70 +32 -48
Contract jobs citing DataStage 41 65 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.088% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.35% 0.64% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 51 30
London median daily rate £500 £475 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £390 £375 £459
90th Percentile £550 £575 £705
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

DataStage 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 London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 11,705 10,179 10,618
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 25.17% 24.11% 23.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,773 7,383 7,690
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £358 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 49 48
London median hourly rate £30.00 £27.16 £27.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.46% -0.19% +12.31%
10th Percentile £19.80 £18.20 £16.91
90th Percentile £47.42 £47.75 £99.30
England median hourly rate £32.25 £30.00 £29.88
% change year-on-year +7.50% +0.40% +19.52%

DataStage
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing DataStage as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for DataStage in London

DataStage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DataStage in London

DataStage
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DataStage in London over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DataStage in London

DataStage
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DataStage in London

DataStage
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataStage within the London region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. 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
West London -38 4 £610 +19.02% 1
South London -46 3 £389 -13.61%
Central London -43 2 £488 -4.88% 3
DataStage
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing DataStage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for DataStage.

1 27 (65.85%) ETL
2 24 (58.54%) IBM
3 17 (41.46%) SQL
4 12 (29.27%) IBM InfoSphere
5 11 (26.83%) Oracle
6 10 (24.39%) Linux
6 10 (24.39%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (24.39%) Shell Script
6 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (24.39%) Data Lake
7 9 (21.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (19.51%) Banking
8 8 (19.51%) Data Modelling
8 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
8 8 (19.51%) XML
9 7 (17.07%) Finance
9 7 (17.07%) Netezza
10 6 (14.63%) Validation
10 6 (14.63%) Migration
10 6 (14.63%) T-SQL
10 6 (14.63%) Java
10 6 (14.63%) Unix
10 6 (14.63%) Big Data
11 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
11 5 (12.20%) Oozie
11 5 (12.20%) Campaign Management
11 5 (12.20%) HDFS
11 5 (12.20%) Hadoop
11 5 (12.20%) HBase
11 5 (12.20%) Apache Spark

DataStage
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.20%) Apache Spark
1 5 (12.20%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.44%) Mule
2 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.44%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (2.44%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Azure Machine Learning
1 3 (7.32%) Data Lake Analytics
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.88%) IaaS
2 2 (4.88%) PaaS
2 2 (4.88%) SaaS
3 1 (2.44%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Firewall
1 1 (2.44%) LAN
1 1 (2.44%) NAS
1 1 (2.44%) PABX
1 1 (2.44%) SAN
1 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.44%) VoIP
1 1 (2.44%) VPN
1 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) IBM InfoSphere
2 10 (24.39%) Data Lake
2 10 (24.39%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (21.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
5 6 (14.63%) Big Data
6 5 (12.20%) Hadoop
6 5 (12.20%) HBase
7 4 (9.76%) DB2
8 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (7.32%) Power BI
8 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
9 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
9 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (2.44%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
1 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
1 5 (12.20%) JUnit
2 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (4.88%) Ant
3 2 (4.88%) ERwin
3 2 (4.88%) IBM UrbanCode
3 2 (4.88%) PowerDesigner
3 2 (4.88%) Toad
General
1 8 (19.51%) Banking
2 7 (17.07%) Finance
3 3 (7.32%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Back Office
4 2 (4.88%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Developer
2 12 (29.27%) DataStage Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) DataStage Specialist
4 4 (9.76%) Data Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Data Manager
4 4 (9.76%) DataStage ETL Developer
4 4 (9.76%) ETL Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.76%) Tester
5 3 (7.32%) Consultant
5 3 (7.32%) Data Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 3 (7.32%) SSIS Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Support Specialist
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Support
5 3 (7.32%) Technical Support Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) DataStage Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) ETL Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) XML
2 5 (12.20%) Middleware
2 5 (12.20%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (9.76%) IBM Integration Bus
3 4 (9.76%) XML Schema
4 2 (4.88%) EDI
4 2 (4.88%) XML Messaging
5 1 (2.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (9.76%) SWIFT
2 3 (7.32%) DataPower
2 3 (7.32%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.44%) FMCG
3 1 (2.44%) iSeries
3 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Linux
2 6 (14.63%) Unix
3 5 (12.20%) Windows
4 2 (4.88%) AIX
5 1 (2.44%) HPUX
5 1 (2.44%) Solaris
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.44%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (65.85%) ETL
2 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.51%) Data Modelling
4 6 (14.63%) Migration
4 6 (14.63%) Validation
5 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (12.20%) Campaign Management
5 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
5 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (9.76%) ITIL
6 4 (9.76%) MapReduce
6 4 (9.76%) Release Management
7 3 (7.32%) Analytics
7 3 (7.32%) Change Management
7 3 (7.32%) ETL Development
7 3 (7.32%) Low Latency
7 3 (7.32%) Machine Learning
7 3 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) SQL
2 10 (24.39%) Shell Script
3 6 (14.63%) Java
3 6 (14.63%) T-SQL
4 5 (12.20%) C++
5 4 (9.76%) Scala
6 3 (7.32%) Perl
6 3 (7.32%) R
6 3 (7.32%) U-SQL
7 2 (4.88%) C
7 2 (4.88%) Korn
7 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.44%) XPath
8 1 (2.44%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
1 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) CISA
2 1 (2.44%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) ISO 20022
1 2 (4.88%) SEPA
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) HDFS
2 1 (2.44%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Oozie
2 2 (4.88%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 24 (58.54%) IBM
2 11 (26.83%) Oracle
3 7 (17.07%) Netezza
4 5 (12.20%) Cognos
4 5 (12.20%) Informatica
5 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.88%) Talend
7 1 (2.44%) Capita
7 1 (2.44%) Citrix
7 1 (2.44%) HP
7 1 (2.44%) Misys
7 1 (2.44%) MuleSoft
7 1 (2.44%) Teradata
7 1 (2.44%) Unisys
7 1 (2.44%) VMware