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 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 DataStage
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 399 411 403
Rank change year-on-year +12 -8  
Contract jobs citing DataStage 23 23 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.47% 0.47% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 22
Median daily rate £500 £538 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.97% +4.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £471 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £643 £740
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
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 4917 4936 5504
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.68% 22.74% 23.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3569 3645 3851
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £338 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 18 50
Median hourly rate £24.66 £35.00 £27.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.54% +25.98%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £15.85 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.30 £136.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.14 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.04% +19.75%  

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 28 June 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 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 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
City of London -4 1 - -
DataStage
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 51 (71.83%) ETL
2 33 (46.48%) SQL
3 27 (38.03%) Data Modelling
4 26 (36.62%) Oracle
4 26 (36.62%) Finance
5 24 (33.80%) Banking
6 23 (32.39%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (30.99%) DB2
8 21 (29.58%) Informatica
9 19 (26.76%) IBM
9 19 (26.76%) Talend Open Studio
9 19 (26.76%) Talend
9 19 (26.76%) IBM InfoSphere
10 18 (25.35%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (23.94%) Linux
12 16 (22.54%) Teradata
12 16 (22.54%) Analytics
13 14 (19.72%) Migration
13 14 (19.72%) Data Analysis
13 14 (19.72%) Investment Banking
13 14 (19.72%) XML
14 13 (18.31%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (18.31%) Data Migration
15 12 (16.90%) Big Data
16 11 (15.49%) SWIFT
16 11 (15.49%) Relational Database
16 11 (15.49%) Translating Business Requirements
16 11 (15.49%) ISO 20022
16 11 (15.49%) Digital Transformation Programme
16 11 (15.49%) Back Office

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 6 (8.45%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.63%) Gentran
2 4 (5.63%) JBoss
2 4 (5.63%) Mule ESB
2 4 (5.63%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.23%) Confluence
3 3 (4.23%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.82%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.82%) SAS
5 1 (1.41%) Jupyter
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Weka
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) FastStats
1 2 (2.82%) FastStats PeopleStage
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.41%) Bluemix
1 1 (1.41%) GitHub
1 1 (1.41%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (1.41%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (32.39%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (30.99%) DB2
3 19 (26.76%) IBM InfoSphere
4 12 (16.90%) Big Data
5 11 (15.49%) Relational Database
6 9 (12.68%) Hadoop
6 9 (12.68%) Pentaho
7 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
8 7 (9.86%) Apache Hive
8 7 (9.86%) Data Lake
8 7 (9.86%) HBase
9 6 (8.45%) QlikView
9 6 (8.45%) Star Schema
10 5 (7.04%) MySQL
10 5 (7.04%) NoSQL
10 5 (7.04%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (5.63%) MongoDB
11 4 (5.63%) Spotfire
12 3 (4.23%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (4.23%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 19 (26.76%) Talend Open Studio
2 11 (15.49%) ERwin
2 11 (15.49%) PowerDesigner
3 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.23%) JIRA
4 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.41%) IBM UrbanCode
4 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.41%) Travis CI
4 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (36.62%) Finance
2 24 (33.80%) Banking
3 14 (19.72%) Investment Banking
4 11 (15.49%) Back Office
5 4 (5.63%) Financial Institution
5 4 (5.63%) Retail
6 3 (4.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 32 (45.07%) Developer
2 20 (28.17%) Analyst
3 16 (22.54%) Data Analyst
4 14 (19.72%) Architect
5 12 (16.90%) DataStage Developer
6 11 (15.49%) ETL Developer
7 8 (11.27%) Data Architect
8 7 (9.86%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 7 (9.86%) Teradata Developer
9 6 (8.45%) DataStage Specialist
10 5 (7.04%) Consultant
11 4 (5.63%) Applications Developer
11 4 (5.63%) Big Data Analyst
11 4 (5.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 4 (5.63%) Data Engineer
11 4 (5.63%) Financial Analyst
11 4 (5.63%) Service Analyst
12 3 (4.23%) Integration Architect
12 3 (4.23%) Technical Leader
12 3 (4.23%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.72%) XML
2 11 (15.49%) XML Messaging
2 11 (15.49%) XML Schema
3 4 (5.63%) EDI
3 4 (5.63%) Middleware
4 3 (4.23%) Apache Tez
4 3 (4.23%) PySpark
5 1 (1.41%) Bokeh
5 1 (1.41%) D3.js
5 1 (1.41%) Django
5 1 (1.41%) Flask
5 1 (1.41%) ggplot
5 1 (1.41%) JSON
5 1 (1.41%) Matplotlib
5 1 (1.41%) Node.js
5 1 (1.41%) scikit-learn
5 1 (1.41%) Seaborn
5 1 (1.41%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) SWIFT
2 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.63%) DataPower
4 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.82%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.82%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.82%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.41%) Equities
6 1 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.41%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.41%) PDA
6 1 (1.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.94%) Linux
2 11 (15.49%) Windows
3 6 (8.45%) Unix
4 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (71.83%) ETL
2 27 (38.03%) Data Modelling
3 18 (25.35%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (22.54%) Analytics
5 14 (19.72%) Data Analysis
5 14 (19.72%) Migration
6 13 (18.31%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (18.31%) Data Migration
7 11 (15.49%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 11 (15.49%) Translating Business Requirements
8 8 (11.27%) Investment Management
9 7 (9.86%) Data Architecture
10 6 (8.45%) Data Transformation
10 6 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (7.04%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (7.04%) Kimball Methodology
11 5 (7.04%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (5.63%) Data Integration
12 4 (5.63%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 33 (46.48%) SQL
2 8 (11.27%) Python
3 3 (4.23%) Java
4 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.82%) R
5 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.41%) C
5 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.41%) CCDP
1 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.49%) ISO 20022
2 4 (5.63%) SLA
3 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Oozie
2 1 (1.41%) Control-M
2 1 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (36.62%) Oracle
2 21 (29.58%) Informatica
3 19 (26.76%) IBM
3 19 (26.76%) Talend
4 16 (22.54%) Teradata
5 8 (11.27%) Cognos
5 8 (11.27%) Netezza
6 6 (8.45%) Tableau
7 5 (7.04%) Ab Initio
7 5 (7.04%) SAP
8 4 (5.63%) Apigee
8 4 (5.63%) IBM Sterling
8 4 (5.63%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (5.63%) Vertica
9 3 (4.23%) Lavastorm
9 3 (4.23%) Lotus
9 3 (4.23%) MuleSoft
10 2 (2.82%) Apteco
11 1 (1.41%) HP