Period
to 17 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 17 June 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 > North West
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 204 185 220
Rank change year-on-year -19 +35 -2
Contract jobs citing DataStage 8 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.14% 0.091% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.67% 0.41% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 7
North West median daily rate £438 £450 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +17.65% -19.47%
10th Percentile £405 £316 £342
90th Percentile £467 £475 £585
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £59.50

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 the North West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,197 1,228 1,655
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.54% 22.47% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 838 767 1,046
North West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £531 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 26 55
North West median hourly rate £41.25 £32.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.92% -13.33% +13.64%
10th Percentile £12.03 £12.69 £15.80
90th Percentile £55.38 £53.75 £62.85
England median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £31.59
% change year-on-year +27.27% -12.93% +26.34%

DataStage
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing DataStage as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for DataStage in the North West

DataStage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DataStage in the North West

DataStage
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataStage in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for DataStage in the North West

DataStage
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataStage within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 June 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
Cheshire -17 4 £450 -0.11%
Manchester -20 4 £405 +24.62% 2
DataStage
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 North West region with a requirement for DataStage.

1 8 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (87.50%) IBM
3 6 (75.00%) Banking
4 5 (62.50%) ETL
4 5 (62.50%) Tivoli
4 5 (62.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 4 (50.00%) Informatica
5 4 (50.00%) Teradata
5 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (50.00%) Oracle
5 4 (50.00%) Unix
5 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (37.50%) SDLC
6 3 (37.50%) Coaching
6 3 (37.50%) IBM InfoSphere
6 3 (37.50%) Dimensional Modelling
6 3 (37.50%) ER Studio
7 2 (25.00%) Scrum
7 2 (25.00%) Kanban
7 2 (25.00%) Toad
7 2 (25.00%) SQL
8 1 (12.50%) Finance
8 1 (12.50%) Migration
8 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (12.50%) Change Control
8 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
8 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g

DataStage
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 8 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 3 (37.50%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) ER Studio
2 2 (25.00%) Toad
General
1 6 (75.00%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Teradata Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Designer
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) DataStage Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Migration Specialist
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ETL
2 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (37.50%) Coaching
3 3 (37.50%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (37.50%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Kanban
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 1 (12.50%) ETL Development
5 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) Informatica
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Teradata