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 24 June 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
England / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 234 266 272
Rank change year-on-year +32 +6  
Contract jobs citing IBM InfoSphere 5 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.065% 0.045% 0.032%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.29% 0.22% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £525 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.52% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +17.50% -15.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 1705 1854 2015
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 22.32% 20.78% 21.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1030 1156 1233
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 51 27
Median hourly rate £27.50 £35.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.53% +57.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +22.58% +19.23%  

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM InfoSphere in the South East over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 24 June 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
Berkshire +24 3 £763 -
Surrey +4 2 £419 -11.84%
IBM InfoSphere
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 13 (92.86%) IBM
2 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 8 (57.14%) Data Governance
3 6 (42.86%) Metadata Management
3 6 (42.86%) UML
3 6 (42.86%) ETL
4 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
4 5 (35.71%) SAP
4 5 (35.71%) Informatica
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) ESRI
4 5 (35.71%) Big Data
4 5 (35.71%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 5 (35.71%) PostGIS
4 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
4 5 (35.71%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (35.71%) Tableau
4 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (35.71%) Data Management
4 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Data Management
4 5 (35.71%) ERD
4 5 (35.71%) Data Integration
4 5 (35.71%) Power BI
4 5 (35.71%) Geospatial Data
5 4 (28.57%) Master Data Management
5 4 (28.57%) Conceptual Models

IBM InfoSphere
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Azure SQL Database
1 5 (35.71%) Big Data
1 5 (35.71%) Geospatial Data
1 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
1 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
1 5 (35.71%) Power BI
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
2 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) DataStage
3 2 (14.29%) QualityStage
4 1 (7.14%) Data Lake
4 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (21.43%) Law
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
1 5 (35.71%) Data Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Geospatial Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Product Owner
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) Data Governance
2 6 (42.86%) ETL
2 6 (42.86%) Metadata Management
2 6 (42.86%) UML
3 5 (35.71%) Data Integration
3 5 (35.71%) Data Management
3 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
3 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Data Management
3 5 (35.71%) ERD
3 5 (35.71%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 4 (28.57%) Conceptual Models
4 4 (28.57%) Information Management
4 4 (28.57%) Logical Data Model
4 4 (28.57%) Master Data Management
4 4 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) BPMN
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Perl
2 2 (14.29%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) IBM
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle
3 5 (35.71%) ESRI
3 5 (35.71%) Informatica
3 5 (35.71%) SAP
3 5 (35.71%) Tableau
4 1 (7.14%) MicroStrategy