Period
to 19 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 173 211
Contract jobs citing DataStage 0 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.15% 0.019%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.69% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Scotland median daily rate - £388 -
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £445
% change year-on-year - +1.12% -1.11%
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 1,135 1,008 1,174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.70% 21.18% 22.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 646 541 659
Scotland median daily rate £404 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.19% +10.71% -0.71%
10th Percentile £306 £288 £257
90th Percentile £538 £525 £488
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 24
Scotland median hourly rate £16.25 £43.39 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.55% +20.53% +11.03%
10th Percentile £10.12 £13.65 £9.37
90th Percentile £34.25 £195.00 £45.15
UK median hourly rate £29.75 £29.50 £29.94
% change year-on-year +0.85% -1.47% +5.05%

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