Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 19 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 159 208
Rank change year-on-year -38 +49 -31
Contract jobs citing DataStage 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.038% 0.053% 0.092%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.19% 0.25% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Scotland median daily rate £350 - £375
10th Percentile £325 - £360
90th Percentile £375 - £428
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £439
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.56% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 Scotland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,058 794 1,155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.16% 20.87% 21.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 433 671
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £281 £263 £270
90th Percentile £505 £500 £500
UK median daily rate £464 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +6.00% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 19
Scotland median hourly rate £13.33 £43.39 £30.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -69.28% +43.65% -28.93%
10th Percentile £10.06 £11.29 £9.37
90th Percentile £83.14 £80.74 £42.00
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year +20.69% -5.69% +18.27%

DataStage
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing DataStage as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for DataStage in Scotland

DataStage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DataStage in Scotland

DataStage
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataStage within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 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
Edinburgh -21 1 £350 -
Glasgow -30 1 - -
DataStage
UK

For the 6 months to 19 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 Scotland region with a requirement for DataStage.

1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mart
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Cognos

DataStage
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (50.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) Data Mart
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DataStage Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (50.00%) SAP