The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM InfoSphere
England / South East
Rank 231 251 258
Rank change year-on-year +20 +7  
Contract jobs citing IBM InfoSphere 9 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% 0.15% 0.020%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.57% 0.75% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 2
Median daily rate £475 £413 £256
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% +60.97%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £575
% change year-on-year +3.33% -34.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.50

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 the South East with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1569 1856 1706
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 20.29% 20.13% 17.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 976 1202 1034
Median daily rate £410 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.37% +8.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £526 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 46 31
Median hourly rate £18.00 £38.03 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.66% +4.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.41 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.62 £54.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -4.61% -  

IBM InfoSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing IBM InfoSphere as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for IBM InfoSphere in the South East

IBM InfoSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM InfoSphere in the South East

IBM InfoSphere
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire - 5 - -
Surrey +9 3 £475 -
Berkshire +20 1 - -
IBM InfoSphere
England

IBM InfoSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 South East region with a requirement for IBM InfoSphere.

1 10 (90.91%) IBM
2 8 (72.73%) ETL
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle
3 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (54.55%) UML
3 6 (54.55%) Data Governance
4 5 (45.45%) ERD
4 5 (45.45%) Data Integration
4 5 (45.45%) Hadoop
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (45.45%) NoSQL
4 5 (45.45%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (45.45%) Data Management
4 5 (45.45%) Information Management
4 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Data Management
4 5 (45.45%) Big Data
4 5 (45.45%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 5 (45.45%) PostGIS
4 5 (45.45%) Tableau
4 5 (45.45%) Metadata Management
4 5 (45.45%) Power BI
4 5 (45.45%) Informatica
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) SAP
4 5 (45.45%) ESRI
4 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
4 5 (45.45%) Geospatial Data
5 4 (36.36%) Conceptual Models

IBM InfoSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (18.18%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Azure SQL Database
1 5 (45.45%) Big Data
1 5 (45.45%) Geospatial Data
1 5 (45.45%) Hadoop
1 5 (45.45%) NoSQL
1 5 (45.45%) Power BI
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
2 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
3 2 (18.18%) DataStage
3 2 (18.18%) QualityStage
4 1 (9.09%) Data Lake
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
1 5 (45.45%) Data Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Geospatial Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Middleware Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) PostGIS
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ETL
2 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (54.55%) Data Governance
2 6 (54.55%) UML
3 5 (45.45%) Data Integration
3 5 (45.45%) Data Management
3 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
3 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Data Management
3 5 (45.45%) ERD
3 5 (45.45%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 5 (45.45%) Information Management
3 5 (45.45%) Metadata Management
4 4 (36.36%) Conceptual Models
4 4 (36.36%) Logical Data Model
4 4 (36.36%) Master Data Management
4 4 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (18.18%) Migration
7 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
2 2 (18.18%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) IBM
2 8 (72.73%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) ESRI
3 5 (45.45%) Informatica
3 5 (45.45%) SAP
3 5 (45.45%) Tableau
4 1 (9.09%) MicroStrategy