Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 6 months to 21 January 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 164 -
Rank change year-on-year -15 - +185
Contract jobs citing IBM InfoSphere 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.064% 0.080% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.32% 0.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Scotland median daily rate £363 £445 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.54% - -
UK median daily rate £494 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -1.25% +5.26% +3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £59.00 - -

IBM InfoSphere 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 926 856 1,137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 19.69% 22.87% 20.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 551 464 664
Scotland median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £511 £475 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 24 7
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £42.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.86% +68.00% -1.96%
10th Percentile £12.77 £9.95 £17.45
90th Percentile £46.41 £52.12 £40.07
UK median hourly rate £30.63 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +9.38% -6.67% +9.09%

IBM InfoSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM InfoSphere in Scotland

IBM InfoSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM InfoSphere in Scotland

IBM InfoSphere
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 IBM InfoSphere within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Glasgow -8 3 £363 -18.54%
IBM InfoSphere
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for IBM InfoSphere.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Netezza
1 3 (100.00%) MicroStrategy
1 3 (100.00%) Talend
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Data Governance
2 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (66.67%) Data Structures
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) IBM Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos
3 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Tableau
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Semantic Layer

IBM InfoSphere
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) DataStage
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Semantic Layer
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modeller
2 1 (33.33%) Netezza Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Data Governance
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Change Data Capture
2 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Stewardship
2 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) MicroStrategy
1 3 (100.00%) Netezza
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Talend
2 1 (33.33%) Cognos
2 1 (33.33%) Tableau