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 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
England / London
Rank 352 396 335
Rank change year-on-year +44 -61  
Contract jobs citing DataStage 48 32 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.25% 0.15% 0.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.99% 0.60% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 44
Median daily rate £450 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £455 £416
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £716 £693
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 London with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 4858 5320 5042
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 24.96% 24.13% 24.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3508 3817 3483
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 36 39
Median hourly rate £30.00 £43.00 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.23% +88.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £19.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £109.50 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

DataStage
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DataStage in London

DataStage
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 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
Uxbridge - 4 £513 -
City of London +7 3 £525 +10.52%
Hayes - 3 £450 -
DataStage
England

DataStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for DataStage.

1 63 (75.90%) ETL
2 42 (50.60%) SQL
3 38 (45.78%) Oracle
4 35 (42.17%) Data Modelling
5 29 (34.94%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (33.73%) Finance
7 26 (31.33%) IBM
7 26 (31.33%) Informatica
8 24 (28.92%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (27.71%) Analytics
10 21 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (25.30%) Banking
11 18 (21.69%) DB2
12 17 (20.48%) SQL Server
12 17 (20.48%) Teradata
12 17 (20.48%) IBM InfoSphere
12 17 (20.48%) Big Data
12 17 (20.48%) Talend
12 17 (20.48%) Talend Open Studio
13 16 (19.28%) Data Analysis
13 16 (19.28%) Linux
14 15 (18.07%) Cognos
14 15 (18.07%) Investment Banking
14 15 (18.07%) Migration
15 14 (16.87%) XML
15 14 (16.87%) Pentaho
16 12 (14.46%) Data Migration
16 12 (14.46%) QlikView
17 11 (13.25%) Data Integration
17 11 (13.25%) Hadoop

DataStage
Top Related 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 7 (8.43%) Apache Spark
2 5 (6.02%) SAS
3 4 (4.82%) Gentran
3 4 (4.82%) JBoss
3 4 (4.82%) Mule ESB
3 4 (4.82%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.61%) Apache Pig
4 3 (3.61%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.41%) Confluence
5 2 (2.41%) IIS
5 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.41%) InfoPath
2 2 (2.41%) SPSS
2 2 (2.41%) Weka
3 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (2.41%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.41%) FastStats
1 2 (2.41%) FastStats PeopleStage
1 2 (2.41%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (34.94%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (21.69%) DB2
3 17 (20.48%) Big Data
3 17 (20.48%) IBM InfoSphere
3 17 (20.48%) SQL Server
4 14 (16.87%) Pentaho
5 12 (14.46%) QlikView
6 11 (13.25%) Hadoop
6 11 (13.25%) Relational Database
7 9 (10.84%) MySQL
8 8 (9.64%) Apache Hive
9 7 (8.43%) HBase
9 7 (8.43%) Spotfire
9 7 (8.43%) Star Schema
10 6 (7.23%) Data Mining
10 6 (7.23%) NoSQL
10 6 (7.23%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (4.82%) OLAP
11 4 (4.82%) RDBMS
11 4 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (20.48%) Talend Open Studio
2 10 (12.05%) ERwin
3 9 (10.84%) PowerDesigner
4 4 (4.82%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.41%) JIRA
6 1 (1.20%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.20%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (33.73%) Finance
2 21 (25.30%) Banking
3 15 (18.07%) Investment Banking
4 9 (10.84%) Back Office
5 3 (3.61%) Front Office
6 2 (2.41%) Retail
7 1 (1.20%) Legal
7 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (37.35%) Developer
2 19 (22.89%) Architect
3 17 (20.48%) Analyst
4 15 (18.07%) Data Analyst
5 11 (13.25%) Data Architect
5 11 (13.25%) ETL Developer
6 8 (9.64%) DataStage Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Consultant
7 5 (6.02%) Technical Leader
7 5 (6.02%) Teradata Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Applications Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Big Data Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 4 (4.82%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 4 (4.82%) DataStage Architect
8 4 (4.82%) DataStage Consultant
8 4 (4.82%) DataStage Specialist
9 3 (3.61%) Administrator
9 3 (3.61%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.87%) XML
2 9 (10.84%) XML Messaging
2 9 (10.84%) XML Schema
3 4 (4.82%) EDI
3 4 (4.82%) Middleware
4 2 (2.41%) Apache Tez
5 1 (1.20%) CSS
5 1 (1.20%) HTML
5 1 (1.20%) JSON
5 1 (1.20%) Kafka
5 1 (1.20%) REST
5 1 (1.20%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.84%) SWIFT
3 5 (6.02%) Data Structures
3 5 (6.02%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.82%) DataPower
4 4 (4.82%) Mainframe
4 4 (4.82%) Replication
5 3 (3.61%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.41%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.41%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.41%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.20%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.28%) Linux
2 11 (13.25%) Unix
3 9 (10.84%) Windows
4 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (75.90%) ETL
2 35 (42.17%) Data Modelling
3 24 (28.92%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (27.71%) Analytics
5 21 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (19.28%) Data Analysis
7 15 (18.07%) Migration
8 12 (14.46%) Data Migration
9 11 (13.25%) Data Integration
10 10 (12.05%) Data Management
11 9 (10.84%) Investment Management
11 9 (10.84%) Translating Business Requirements
12 8 (9.64%) Data Transformation
13 7 (8.43%) ERP
14 6 (7.23%) Data Architecture
14 6 (7.23%) Data Governance
14 6 (7.23%) Dimensional Modelling
14 6 (7.23%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (7.23%) Stakeholder Management
15 5 (6.02%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 42 (50.60%) SQL
2 10 (12.05%) Java
2 10 (12.05%) Python
3 6 (7.23%) PL/SQL
4 5 (6.02%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.61%) C
5 3 (3.61%) C++
6 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.41%) R
6 2 (2.41%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.41%) VB
6 2 (2.41%) VBA
7 1 (1.20%) Perl
7 1 (1.20%) PHP
7 1 (1.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (3.61%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.84%) ISO20022
2 4 (4.82%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.82%) SLA
3 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.61%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) Control-M
1 2 (2.41%) Oozie
2 1 (1.20%) Ansible
2 1 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.20%) Puppet
2 1 (1.20%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 38 (45.78%) Oracle
2 26 (31.33%) IBM
2 26 (31.33%) Informatica
3 17 (20.48%) Talend
3 17 (20.48%) Teradata
4 15 (18.07%) Cognos
5 10 (12.05%) Tableau
6 8 (9.64%) Ab Initio
7 7 (8.43%) Netezza
7 7 (8.43%) SAP
8 6 (7.23%) MicroStrategy
9 4 (4.82%) Apigee
9 4 (4.82%) IBM Sterling
9 4 (4.82%) Microsoft
9 4 (4.82%) MuleSoft
9 4 (4.82%) Vertica
10 3 (3.61%) Lavastorm
10 3 (3.61%) Lotus
11 2 (2.41%) Apteco
11 2 (2.41%) JD Edwards