Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 23 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 InfoSphere
England > South West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 201 212
Rank change year-on-year +18 +11 -4
Contract jobs citing IBM InfoSphere 25 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.44% 0.035% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.30% 0.16% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 9
South West median daily rate £450 £625 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.00% +19.05% -8.70%
10th Percentile £419 £463 £413
90th Percentile £475 £638 £613
England median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +3.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the South West with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1087 1216 1510
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.21% 21.26% 23.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 845 1133
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £525 £525 £500
England median daily rate £460 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 26 39
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.63% -20.59% +22.52%
10th Percentile £14.55 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £58.75 £47.75 £56.53
England median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% +1.82% +11.11%

IBM InfoSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing IBM InfoSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for IBM InfoSphere in the South West

IBM InfoSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM InfoSphere in the South West

IBM InfoSphere
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 23 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
Gloucestershire +43 25 £450 -28.00%
IBM InfoSphere
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 West region with a requirement for IBM InfoSphere.

1 21 (84.00%) Teradata
1 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (80.00%) Finance
3 19 (76.00%) DataStage
4 18 (72.00%) Banking
5 15 (60.00%) Retail Banking
6 14 (56.00%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (48.00%) ETL
8 10 (40.00%) Migration
8 10 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (36.00%) IBM
10 8 (32.00%) SQL
10 8 (32.00%) Oracle
11 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
11 6 (24.00%) Data Integration
12 5 (20.00%) Linux
12 5 (20.00%) Data Governance
12 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (20.00%) Data Lineage
13 4 (16.00%) Analytical Thinking
13 4 (16.00%) Big Data
13 4 (16.00%) Web Accessibility
13 4 (16.00%) Oracle BPM
13 4 (16.00%) SoapUI
13 4 (16.00%) OOP
13 4 (16.00%) AIX
13 4 (16.00%) Python
13 4 (16.00%) LoadRunner
13 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (16.00%) C

IBM InfoSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (16.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (16.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (76.00%) DataStage
2 14 (56.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (16.00%) Big Data
3 4 (16.00%) DB2
4 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (8.00%) QualityStage
4 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.00%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) JMeter
1 4 (16.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (16.00%) Selenium
1 4 (16.00%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (80.00%) Finance
2 18 (72.00%) Banking
3 15 (60.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Developer
2 15 (60.00%) DataStage Developer
3 4 (16.00%) C++ Developer
3 4 (16.00%) C++/Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Data Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Data Governance Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Data Modeller
5 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Governance Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Information Governance Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Information Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Teradata Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) JSON
1 4 (16.00%) SOAP
1 4 (16.00%) XML
1 4 (16.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) AIX
3 1 (4.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) ETL
3 10 (40.00%) Migration
3 10 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (24.00%) Data Integration
5 5 (20.00%) Data Governance
5 5 (20.00%) Data Lineage
6 4 (16.00%) Analytical Thinking
6 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (16.00%) Data Architecture
6 4 (16.00%) Data Management
6 4 (16.00%) OOP
6 4 (16.00%) Scrum
6 4 (16.00%) Web Accessibility
7 3 (12.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (12.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 3 (12.00%) Information Governance
8 2 (8.00%) Dependency Management
8 2 (8.00%) Inmon Methodology
8 2 (8.00%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (16.00%) C
3 4 (16.00%) C++
3 4 (16.00%) Java
3 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (16.00%) Python
4 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) Teradata
2 9 (36.00%) IBM
3 8 (32.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.00%) Netezza
5 1 (4.00%) MicroStrategy