Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Informix skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Informix over the 6 months to 19 November 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 Informix
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 - 202
Rank change year-on-year - +202 -12
Contract jobs citing Informix 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.12% - 0.016%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.60% - 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Scotland median daily rate £395 - -
UK median daily rate £395 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +5.33% -11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - £43.43

Informix 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 993 1039 1236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.07% 23.94% 19.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 578 688
Scotland median daily rate £395 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.86% -6.67% +4.90%
10th Percentile £290 £261 £262
90th Percentile £525 £475 £516
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 8
Scotland median hourly rate £42.70 £42.00 £28.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.65% +46.28% +4.41%
10th Percentile £15.11 £9.37 £11.04
90th Percentile £195.00 £52.00 £52.38
UK median hourly rate £31.15 £28.18 £29.25
% change year-on-year +10.54% -3.66% +21.88%

Informix
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Informix in Scotland

Informix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Informix in Scotland

Informix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Informix in Scotland.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Informix in Scotland

Informix
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 Informix within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Edinburgh - 6 £395 -
Informix
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Informix 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 Informix.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (100.00%) Database Tuning
1 6 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (100.00%) Database Security
2 4 (66.67%) PostGIS
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) Coaching
3 3 (50.00%) GIS
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (16.67%) Spatial Data
5 1 (16.67%) SQL

Informix
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) GIS
3 1 (16.67%) Spatial Data
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Database Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) PostGIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Database Security
1 6 (100.00%) Database Tuning
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Coaching
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle