The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 29 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 / North West
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 167 158
Contract jobs citing IBM InfoSphere 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.050% 0.026%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.25% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £413 £500
% change year-on-year +1.51% -17.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 the North West with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 630 798 912
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 22.53% 19.84% 23.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 502 541
Median daily rate £375 £375 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £269 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 29 18
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.65 £17.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £44.00 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.10
% change year-on-year -4.61% +1.24%  

IBM InfoSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 North West

IBM InfoSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM InfoSphere in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 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 North West region with a requirement for IBM InfoSphere.

1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Billing
1 3 (100.00%) Data Quality

IBM InfoSphere
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 3 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 3 (100.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Data Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Data Quality Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) SAP