Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 189 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 - +195
Contract jobs citing DataStage 4 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.077% 0.14% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.37% 0.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Scotland median daily rate £425 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% - -
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £475
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - £46.00

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 1,092 976 977
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 21.04% 19.55% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 539 526
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £308 £290 £262
90th Percentile £538 £501 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 18
Scotland median hourly rate £31.25 £42.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.60% -3.45% +74.00%
10th Percentile £14.15 £13.65 £10.72
90th Percentile £35.00 £195.00 £52.00
UK median hourly rate £32.48 £31.23 £28.18
% change year-on-year +3.99% +10.82% +2.47%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DataStage in Scotland over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 15 December 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 +8 4 £425 +6.25% 1
DataStage
UK

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (50.00%) Ansible
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) ETL
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) GitHub
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (25.00%) ERwin
4 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (25.00%) ER Studio

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mart
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) ER Studio
1 1 (25.00%) ERwin
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) AWS Architect
1 1 (25.00%) AWS Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Data Migration Architect
1 1 (25.00%) DataStage Developer
1 1 (25.00%) DataStage ETL Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) ETL Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) ETL Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Migration Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) IBM