The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM InfoSphere
England / Midlands
Rank 21 28 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 -  
Contract jobs citing IBM InfoSphere 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.86% 1.44% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.26% 5.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £575
% change year-on-year +3.33% -34.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.50

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 the Midlands with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 19 51 44
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 16.38% 24.40% 28.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 28 22
Median daily rate £600 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.94% +6.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

IBM InfoSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands 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 the Midlands

IBM InfoSphere
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Midlands region with a requirement for IBM InfoSphere.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) DataStage
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Talend
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

IBM InfoSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) DataStage
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Talend