Period
to 20 November 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 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 598 585 563
Rank change year-on-year -13 -22 +9
Contract jobs citing DataStage 42 57 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.091% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.37% 0.51% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 42 39
London median daily rate £438 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £368 £364 £401
90th Percentile £548 £688 £636
England median daily rate £450 £450 £475
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +2.70%
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 11,292 11,112 10,371
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 24.35% 23.81% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,421 8,245 7,364
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £353 £322
90th Percentile £675 £662 £638
England median daily rate £475 £460 £425
% change year-on-year +3.26% +8.24% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 59 38
London median hourly rate £27.50 £26.61 £30.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.36% -14.01% +37.51%
10th Percentile £16.05 £18.20 £15.25
90th Percentile £49.70 £58.75 £86.23
England median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +0.39%

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 November 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 November 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 +3 9 £425 +30.97%
Central London -10 7 £438 -10.26% 4
South London - 1 £400 -
DataStage
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 37 (88.10%) ETL
2 28 (66.67%) IBM
3 27 (64.29%) SQL
4 21 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (40.48%) IBM InfoSphere
7 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
8 14 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
10 12 (28.57%) Data Modelling
10 12 (28.57%) Oracle
10 12 (28.57%) T-SQL
11 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (26.19%) Power BI
12 10 (23.81%) Relational Database
12 10 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (21.43%) Informatica
14 8 (19.05%) PL/SQL
14 8 (19.05%) Migration
14 8 (19.05%) Data Migration
15 7 (16.67%) Data Lake
15 7 (16.67%) Data Analysis
15 7 (16.67%) Java
15 7 (16.67%) Visual Studio
16 6 (14.29%) ITIL
16 6 (14.29%) Unix
16 6 (14.29%) Linux
16 6 (14.29%) Shell Script

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 (11.90%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.14%) SAS
3 2 (4.76%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.52%) Azure Machine Learning
2 4 (9.52%) Data Lake Analytics
3 3 (7.14%) IaaS
3 3 (7.14%) PaaS
3 3 (7.14%) SaaS
4 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.38%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Firewall
1 1 (2.38%) Kerberos
1 1 (2.38%) LAN
1 1 (2.38%) NAS
1 1 (2.38%) PABX
1 1 (2.38%) SAN
1 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.38%) VoIP
1 1 (2.38%) VPN
1 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (40.48%) IBM InfoSphere
3 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 14 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (26.19%) Power BI
6 10 (23.81%) Relational Database
6 10 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (16.67%) Data Lake
8 4 (9.52%) Big Data
8 4 (9.52%) Hadoop
8 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (7.14%) MySQL
9 3 (7.14%) OLAP
10 2 (4.76%) Apache Hive
10 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (4.76%) HBase
10 2 (4.76%) Oracle Database
10 2 (4.76%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (2.38%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (4.76%) Ant
3 2 (4.76%) IBM UrbanCode
3 2 (4.76%) Toad
4 1 (2.38%) JUnit
4 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (7.14%) Banking
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
1 3 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (21.43%) DataStage Developer
2 9 (21.43%) ETL Developer
3 7 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 6 (14.29%) DataStage ETL Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Data Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Data Migration Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Support Specialist
5 4 (9.52%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (9.52%) Technical Support
5 4 (9.52%) Technical Support Specialist
6 3 (7.14%) DataStage Specialist
6 3 (7.14%) Middleware Developer
6 3 (7.14%) SSAS Developer
6 3 (7.14%) SSIS Developer
6 3 (7.14%) SSRS Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Migration Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) Middleware
1 5 (11.90%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (9.52%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (4.76%) EDI
3 2 (4.76%) XML
3 2 (4.76%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) DataPower
2 2 (4.76%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.76%) Replication
2 2 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (4.76%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.38%) Cloud Native
3 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.38%) FMCG
3 1 (2.38%) iSeries
3 1 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.38%) Reinsurance
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Linux
1 6 (14.29%) Unix
2 3 (7.14%) Windows
3 2 (4.76%) AIX
4 1 (2.38%) HPUX
4 1 (2.38%) Solaris
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.38%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (88.10%) ETL
2 21 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 10 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (19.05%) Data Migration
5 8 (19.05%) Migration
6 7 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 6 (14.29%) Change Management
7 6 (14.29%) ETL Development
7 6 (14.29%) ITIL
8 5 (11.90%) Machine Learning
9 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (9.52%) Analytics
9 4 (9.52%) Artificial Intelligence
10 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
10 3 (7.14%) Service Management
10 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (4.76%) MapReduce
11 2 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (64.29%) SQL
2 12 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 8 (19.05%) PL/SQL
4 7 (16.67%) Java
5 6 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 5 (11.90%) R
7 4 (9.52%) Perl
7 4 (9.52%) Python
7 4 (9.52%) U-SQL
8 3 (7.14%) C++
9 2 (4.76%) C
9 2 (4.76%) Korn
9 2 (4.76%) Scala
10 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) CISA
2 1 (2.38%) CISSP
2 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SEPA
2 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) HDFS
2 1 (2.38%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.38%) Cronacle
2 1 (2.38%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Oozie
1 2 (4.76%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
2 1 (2.38%) Control-M
2 1 (2.38%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 28 (66.67%) IBM
2 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
3 12 (28.57%) Oracle
4 9 (21.43%) Informatica
5 2 (4.76%) Ab Initio
5 2 (4.76%) Netezza
6 1 (2.38%) Birst
6 1 (2.38%) Citrix
6 1 (2.38%) Cognos
6 1 (2.38%) Google
6 1 (2.38%) HP
6 1 (2.38%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (2.38%) SAP
6 1 (2.38%) Tableau
6 1 (2.38%) Talend
6 1 (2.38%) Teradata
6 1 (2.38%) Unisys
6 1 (2.38%) VMware