Period
to 24 July 2017

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 24 July 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 208 203
Rank change year-on-year +38 -5 -17
Contract jobs citing IBM InfoSphere 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.095% 0.018% 0.048%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.48% 0.083% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Scotland median daily rate - £425 -
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £488
% change year-on-year - -2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - £45.00

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 Scotland with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 835 1209 1280
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 19.85% 21.91% 20.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 690 687
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £264 £263 £260
90th Percentile £500 £500 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 6
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £36.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.53% +6.67% +92.86%
10th Percentile £11.30 £9.37 £20.31
90th Percentile £195.00 £43.00 £58.13
UK median hourly rate £31.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +8.77% +14.00% -13.79%

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 24 July 2017. 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 - 4 - - 2
IBM InfoSphere
UK

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for IBM InfoSphere.

1 4 (100.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) JBoss
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) DataStage
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Data Guard
3 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (50.00%) Kafka
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Flume
3 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (50.00%) logstash
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) IBM BigInsights
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (25.00%) AppDynamics
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) Ansible
4 1 (25.00%) Change Data Capture
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (25.00%) Puppet

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) DataStage
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) IBM BigInsights
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technology Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Kafka
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Change Data Capture
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (50.00%) logstash
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (25.00%) Ansible
2 1 (25.00%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) AppDynamics
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos
3 1 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (25.00%) Netezza
3 1 (25.00%) Tableau
3 1 (25.00%) Talend
Glasgow
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £450 per day
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