Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 591 562 587
Rank change year-on-year -29 +25 -33
Contract jobs citing DataStage 46 45 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.10% 0.10% 0.092%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.40% 0.43% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 37 28
London median daily rate £450 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £383 £370 £446
90th Percentile £550 £660 £665
England median daily rate £450 £450 £445
% change year-on-year - +1.12% -1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £46.00

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 11,501 10,528 10,283
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 25.04% 23.97% 23.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,577 7,688 7,434
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £360 £340 £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 56 60 43
London median hourly rate £27.62 £27.33 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.04% -21.91% +45.83%
10th Percentile £19.50 £18.68 £17.03
90th Percentile £47.63 £58.75 £100.00
England median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £29.70
% change year-on-year - +1.00% +7.46%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -14 8 £425 +25.37% 3
Central London -22 5 £438 -5.41% 2
South London - 1 £400 -
DataStage
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 39 (84.78%) ETL
2 29 (63.04%) IBM
3 26 (56.52%) SQL
4 19 (41.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (34.78%) IBM InfoSphere
6 15 (32.61%) SQL Server
7 14 (30.43%) Data Modelling
8 13 (28.26%) Migration
8 13 (28.26%) T-SQL
9 12 (26.09%) Oracle
9 12 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (26.09%) Data Migration
10 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (21.74%) Data Lake
11 9 (19.57%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (19.57%) Relational Database
11 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
12 8 (17.39%) Informatica
12 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (15.22%) Banking
13 7 (15.22%) Finance
13 7 (15.22%) Shell Script
13 7 (15.22%) Linux
13 7 (15.22%) ETL Development
14 6 (13.04%) Power BI
14 6 (13.04%) PL/SQL
14 6 (13.04%) XML
14 6 (13.04%) ITIL
14 6 (13.04%) Unix

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 (10.87%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.35%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.35%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.17%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (2.17%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.70%) Azure Machine Learning
2 4 (8.70%) Data Lake Analytics
3 3 (6.52%) IaaS
3 3 (6.52%) PaaS
3 3 (6.52%) SaaS
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.17%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Firewall
1 1 (2.17%) LAN
1 1 (2.17%) NAS
1 1 (2.17%) PABX
1 1 (2.17%) SAN
1 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.17%) VoIP
1 1 (2.17%) VPN
1 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (41.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (34.78%) IBM InfoSphere
3 15 (32.61%) SQL Server
4 12 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (21.74%) Data Lake
6 9 (19.57%) Relational Database
7 6 (13.04%) Power BI
7 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (6.52%) Big Data
9 3 (6.52%) DB2
9 3 (6.52%) Hadoop
10 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (4.35%) HBase
10 2 (4.35%) OLAP
11 1 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (2.17%) Oracle OWB
11 1 (2.17%) QlikView
11 1 (2.17%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.35%) Ant
3 2 (4.35%) ERwin
3 2 (4.35%) IBM UrbanCode
3 2 (4.35%) JUnit
3 2 (4.35%) PowerDesigner
3 2 (4.35%) Toad
General
1 7 (15.22%) Banking
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Investment Banking
2 3 (6.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.35%) Back Office
3 2 (4.35%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (60.87%) Developer
2 14 (30.43%) DataStage Developer
3 7 (15.22%) Analyst
3 7 (15.22%) DataStage ETL Developer
3 7 (15.22%) ETL Developer
4 6 (13.04%) SQL Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Data Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) SSIS Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Data Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Data Migration Developer
6 4 (8.70%) DataStage Specialist
6 4 (8.70%) Support Specialist
6 4 (8.70%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (8.70%) Technical Support
6 4 (8.70%) Technical Support Specialist
7 3 (6.52%) Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Middleware Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Tester
8 2 (4.35%) Middleware Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) XML
2 5 (10.87%) Middleware
2 5 (10.87%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (8.70%) IBM Integration Bus
3 4 (8.70%) XML Schema
4 2 (4.35%) EDI
4 2 (4.35%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) SWIFT
3 3 (6.52%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.35%) DataPower
5 1 (2.17%) FMCG
5 1 (2.17%) iSeries
5 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Linux
2 6 (13.04%) Unix
3 5 (10.87%) Windows
4 2 (4.35%) AIX
5 1 (2.17%) HPUX
5 1 (2.17%) Solaris
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.17%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (84.78%) ETL
2 16 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (30.43%) Data Modelling
4 13 (28.26%) Migration
5 12 (26.09%) Data Migration
6 9 (19.57%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (15.22%) ETL Development
9 6 (13.04%) Data Analysis
9 6 (13.04%) ITIL
10 5 (10.87%) Change Management
10 5 (10.87%) Machine Learning
11 4 (8.70%) Analytics
11 4 (8.70%) Artificial Intelligence
12 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (6.52%) Problem Management
12 3 (6.52%) Service Management
12 3 (6.52%) Waterfall
13 2 (4.35%) MapReduce
13 2 (4.35%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (56.52%) SQL
2 13 (28.26%) T-SQL
3 7 (15.22%) Shell Script
4 6 (13.04%) PL/SQL
5 5 (10.87%) Java
6 4 (8.70%) C++
6 4 (8.70%) Perl
6 4 (8.70%) R
6 4 (8.70%) U-SQL
7 2 (4.35%) C
7 2 (4.35%) Korn
7 2 (4.35%) Python
7 2 (4.35%) Scala
8 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) CISA
2 1 (2.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) ISO 20022
1 2 (4.35%) SEPA
2 1 (2.17%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) HDFS
2 1 (2.17%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Oozie
1 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 29 (63.04%) IBM
2 12 (26.09%) Oracle
3 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
4 8 (17.39%) Informatica
5 6 (13.04%) Cognos
5 6 (13.04%) Netezza
6 3 (6.52%) Talend
7 1 (2.17%) Ab Initio
7 1 (2.17%) Birst
7 1 (2.17%) Capita
7 1 (2.17%) Citrix
7 1 (2.17%) Google
7 1 (2.17%) HP
7 1 (2.17%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (2.17%) Misys
7 1 (2.17%) SAP
7 1 (2.17%) Tableau
7 1 (2.17%) Unisys
7 1 (2.17%) VMware