Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 551 499 547
Rank change year-on-year -52 +48 -96
Contract jobs citing DataStage 75 82 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.66% 0.82% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 53 28
London median daily rate £475 £475 £519
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £358 £370 £456
90th Percentile £600 £572 £775
England median daily rate £475 £475 £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 - £35.00 £56.00
% change year-on-year - -37.50% -

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 11,320 9,962 10,671
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 24.50% 24.63% 24.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,544 7,173 7,713
London median daily rate £513 £485 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.67% +2.11% +6.74%
10th Percentile £356 £325 £313
90th Percentile £663 £650 £638
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 40 68
London median hourly rate £29.25 £34.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.22% +32.69% -13.33%
10th Percentile £19.25 £16.53 £16.58
90th Percentile £44.78 £47.63 £71.70
England median hourly rate £32.50 £28.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year +15.04% +8.65% -13.33%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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
Central London -36 7 £450 -10.00%
West London -36 3 £325 -35.10% 1
South London -48 3 £378 -16.11%
DataStage
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 46 (61.33%) ETL
2 43 (57.33%) IBM
3 34 (45.33%) SQL
4 27 (36.00%) IBM InfoSphere
5 24 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
6 20 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (26.67%) Data Modelling
7 19 (25.33%) SQL Server
8 14 (18.67%) Migration
9 13 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (17.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (17.33%) Informatica
10 12 (16.00%) T-SQL
10 12 (16.00%) Git (software)
10 12 (16.00%) ETL Development
11 11 (14.67%) Hadoop
11 11 (14.67%) HBase
11 11 (14.67%) Big Data
11 11 (14.67%) Apache Spark
11 11 (14.67%) Linux
11 11 (14.67%) Shell Script
11 11 (14.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (13.33%) Data Migration
12 10 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (13.33%) Data Analysis
12 10 (13.33%) Validation
12 10 (13.33%) Cognos
12 10 (13.33%) Oracle
12 10 (13.33%) Data Lake
13 9 (12.00%) HDFS

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 11 (14.67%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.33%) SAS
3 1 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.33%) Mule
3 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Loan IQ
2 1 (1.33%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.33%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.33%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) Boomi
1 5 (6.67%) GitHub
2 3 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) SAN
1 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (36.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 20 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (25.33%) SQL Server
4 13 (17.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (14.67%) Big Data
5 11 (14.67%) Hadoop
5 11 (14.67%) HBase
5 11 (14.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (13.33%) Data Lake
6 10 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (9.33%) Power BI
8 5 (6.67%) Relational Database
9 4 (5.33%) QualityStage
10 3 (4.00%) Apache Hive
10 3 (4.00%) DB2
10 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database
11 2 (2.67%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (2.67%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (2.67%) QlikView
11 2 (2.67%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 12 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.67%) Jenkins
2 8 (10.67%) JUnit
3 5 (6.67%) Ant
3 5 (6.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.33%) ERwin
4 1 (1.33%) Toad
General
1 9 (12.00%) Banking
2 3 (4.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (41.33%) Developer
2 22 (29.33%) DataStage Developer
3 9 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 9 (12.00%) Consultant
4 7 (9.33%) ETL Developer
5 6 (8.00%) Analyst
6 5 (6.67%) Architect
6 5 (6.67%) Data Engineer
6 5 (6.67%) DataStage Specialist
6 5 (6.67%) Salesforce Consultant
6 5 (6.67%) Salesforce Technical Consultant
6 5 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (5.33%) Data Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Environment Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Test Specialist
8 3 (4.00%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Data Analyst
8 3 (4.00%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.33%) MDX
2 5 (6.67%) REST
2 5 (6.67%) SOAP
2 5 (6.67%) Visualforce
3 4 (5.33%) XML
4 2 (2.67%) Kafka
5 1 (1.33%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (1.33%) Middleware
5 1 (1.33%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.33%) DataPower
4 1 (1.33%) FMCG
4 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.33%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.67%) Linux
2 6 (8.00%) Unix
3 1 (1.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (61.33%) ETL
2 24 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (26.67%) Data Modelling
4 14 (18.67%) Migration
5 13 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (16.00%) ETL Development
7 10 (13.33%) Data Analysis
7 10 (13.33%) Data Migration
7 10 (13.33%) Validation
8 8 (10.67%) MapReduce
9 7 (9.33%) Test Scripting
10 5 (6.67%) Campaign Management
10 5 (6.67%) Configuration Management
10 5 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (5.33%) Analytics
11 4 (5.33%) Data Transformation
11 4 (5.33%) Information Governance
11 4 (5.33%) Regression Testing
11 4 (5.33%) Release Management
11 4 (5.33%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (45.33%) SQL
2 12 (16.00%) T-SQL
3 11 (14.67%) Shell Script
4 8 (10.67%) Java
4 8 (10.67%) Scala
5 5 (6.67%) Apex Code
6 4 (5.33%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.00%) C++
7 3 (4.00%) Perl
7 3 (4.00%) Python
8 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.33%) C
9 1 (1.33%) SAS Macro
9 1 (1.33%) XPath
9 1 (1.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.00%) HDFS
2 1 (1.33%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 8 (10.67%) Oozie
2 2 (2.67%) Ansible
3 1 (1.33%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 43 (57.33%) IBM
2 13 (17.33%) Informatica
3 10 (13.33%) Cognos
3 10 (13.33%) Oracle
4 7 (9.33%) Netezza
5 6 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (6.67%) Dell
7 4 (5.33%) Teradata
8 3 (4.00%) Ab Initio
8 3 (4.00%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (4.00%) Misys
8 3 (4.00%) Sybase
9 2 (2.67%) Delphix
9 2 (2.67%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.67%) SAP
9 2 (2.67%) Tableau
9 2 (2.67%) Talend
10 1 (1.33%) Cloudera
10 1 (1.33%) Hortonworks
10 1 (1.33%) MuleSoft