The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 26 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 99 88
Rank change year-on-year +11 -11  
Contract jobs citing DataStage 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.14% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.71% 1.20% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £325 £368 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.56% -22.63%  
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 Manchester with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 283 334 337
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 20.27% 18.90% 22.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 201 233
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £250 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 6
Median hourly rate £22.00 £27.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +44.73%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

DataStage
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

DataStage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DataStage in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for DataStage in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 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 Manchester region with a requirement for DataStage.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (50.00%) IBM

DataStage
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (50.00%) DataStage Developer
2 1 (50.00%) DataStage ETL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ETL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM