The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for IBM InfoSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IBM InfoSphere over the 3 months to 23 April 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
England / London
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 398 416 383
Rank change year-on-year +18 -33  
Contract jobs citing IBM InfoSphere 15 28 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.073% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.30% 0.50% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 17
Median daily rate £475 £575 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.39% +35.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £475 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £525
% change year-on-year -2.94% -19.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

IBM InfoSphere 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 5048 5561 5406
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 24.64% 24.01% 24.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3656 4020 3761
Median daily rate £485 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £330 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 31 39
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £25.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% +6.70%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £15.91 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £81.25 £45.75 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.45% -15.38%  

IBM InfoSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing IBM InfoSphere as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for IBM InfoSphere in London

IBM InfoSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IBM InfoSphere in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM InfoSphere in London

IBM InfoSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM InfoSphere in London over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM InfoSphere in London

IBM InfoSphere
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 IBM InfoSphere within the London region over the 3 months to 23 April 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 +2 1 - - 4
IBM InfoSphere
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IBM InfoSphere 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 IBM InfoSphere.

1 20 (76.92%) SQL
1 20 (76.92%) ETL
2 19 (73.08%) Data Modelling
3 18 (69.23%) DB2
4 17 (65.38%) IBM
4 17 (65.38%) Finance
5 15 (57.69%) DataStage
5 15 (57.69%) Oracle
6 14 (53.85%) Informatica
6 14 (53.85%) Data Analysis
6 14 (53.85%) Talend Open Studio
6 14 (53.85%) Talend
7 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (42.31%) Banking
8 11 (42.31%) ERwin
9 10 (38.46%) Linux
10 9 (34.62%) XML
10 9 (34.62%) Windows
10 9 (34.62%) XML Schema
10 9 (34.62%) PowerDesigner
10 9 (34.62%) Back Office
10 9 (34.62%) Migration
10 9 (34.62%) XML Messaging
10 9 (34.62%) Data Quality
10 9 (34.62%) SWIFT
10 9 (34.62%) Translating Business Requirements
10 9 (34.62%) ISO20022
10 9 (34.62%) Data Migration
10 9 (34.62%) Investment Banking
10 9 (34.62%) Digital Transformation Programme

IBM InfoSphere
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 1 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) SAS
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.85%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Bluemix
1 1 (3.85%) GitHub
1 1 (3.85%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (3.85%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (69.23%) DB2
2 15 (57.69%) DataStage
3 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
4 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
4 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (11.54%) Data Mining
5 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.85%) Big Data
7 1 (3.85%) Data Lake
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.85%) PowerCenter
7 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Talend Open Studio
2 11 (42.31%) ERwin
3 9 (34.62%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.85%) Travis CI
General
1 17 (65.38%) Finance
2 11 (42.31%) Banking
3 9 (34.62%) Back Office
3 9 (34.62%) Investment Banking
4 4 (15.38%) Financial Institution
5 3 (11.54%) Billing
6 1 (3.85%) Legal
6 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Analyst
1 12 (46.15%) Data Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Architect
3 9 (34.62%) Data Architect
4 7 (26.92%) Consultant
5 6 (23.08%) Data Consultant
5 6 (23.08%) Data Quality Consultant
6 4 (15.38%) Financial Analyst
6 4 (15.38%) Service Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Data Quality Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Quality Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) SAP Consultant
7 3 (11.54%) SAP Data Consultant
7 3 (11.54%) SAP Technical Consultant
7 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Senior Data Quality Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Senior Quality Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (7.69%) ETL Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) XML
1 9 (34.62%) XML Messaging
1 9 (34.62%) XML Schema
2 1 (3.85%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) SWIFT
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
2 9 (34.62%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) ETL
2 19 (73.08%) Data Modelling
3 14 (53.85%) Data Analysis
4 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (34.62%) Data Migration
5 9 (34.62%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 9 (34.62%) Migration
5 9 (34.62%) Translating Business Requirements
6 7 (26.92%) Data Architecture
7 5 (19.23%) Data Management
7 5 (19.23%) Data Mapping
7 5 (19.23%) Investment Management
7 5 (19.23%) Master Data Management
7 5 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (11.54%) Dashboard Development
8 3 (11.54%) Information Governance
8 3 (11.54%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (11.54%) Scorecard
8 3 (11.54%) Six Sigma
9 2 (7.69%) Business Process Modelling
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.85%) C
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) Data Quality
1 9 (34.62%) ISO20022
2 2 (7.69%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) IBM
2 15 (57.69%) Oracle
3 14 (53.85%) Informatica
3 14 (53.85%) Talend
4 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 6 (23.08%) SAP
5 2 (7.69%) Ab Initio
5 2 (7.69%) CA
5 2 (7.69%) Cloudera
5 2 (7.69%) Embarcadero
6 1 (3.85%) Cognos
6 1 (3.85%) DataFlux
6 1 (3.85%) Hyperion
6 1 (3.85%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.85%) Teradata
6 1 (3.85%) Trillium