The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for DataStage skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DataStage over the 3 months to 24 April 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 DataStage
UK
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 526 553 533
Rank change year-on-year +27 -20  
Contract jobs citing DataStage 69 104 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.66% 0.85% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 59 64
Median daily rate £450 £438 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £353 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £526 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £381
% change year-on-year - +11.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

DataStage 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 with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 10533 12231 12917
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.75% 21.88% 22.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7056 8244 8337
Median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 168 173
Median hourly rate £29.50 £27.50 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.27% -14.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.28 £49.95 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.45% -15.38%  

DataStage
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for DataStage in the UK

DataStage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DataStage in the UK

DataStage
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DataStage over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DataStage in the UK

DataStage
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DataStage in the UK

DataStage
Top 26 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataStage within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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
England +24 67 £450 +1.40% 6
London +60 46 £475 -9.52% 2
West Midlands +27 7 £388 -
South East +3 5 £425 -2.07% 1
Warwickshire - 4 £438 -
City of London +9 3 - -
Midlands - 3 - -
Uxbridge - 3 £525 -
Hayes - 3 £450 -
Scotland +31 2 - - 1
East Sussex +6 2 £375 -3.22%
Surrey +5 2 £475 -
East Midlands -16 2 - - 1
East of England -16 2 £425 -5.55%
Brighton - 2 £375 -
Berkshire +15 1 - -
Edinburgh +14 1 - - 1
Worcestershire +10 1 £350 -
Guildford +5 1 £475 -
Worcester +1 1 £350 -
Hertfordshire -5 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £425 -
Slough - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £425 -

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DataStage also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for DataStage.

1 83 (72.17%) ETL
2 61 (53.04%) SQL
3 48 (41.74%) Oracle
4 43 (37.39%) Data Modelling
5 39 (33.91%) Data Warehouse
6 38 (33.04%) Informatica
7 35 (30.43%) IBM
8 33 (28.70%) Finance
9 30 (26.09%) DB2
10 29 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (24.35%) Banking
12 25 (21.74%) Migration
13 24 (20.87%) XML
13 24 (20.87%) Linux
13 24 (20.87%) IBM InfoSphere
14 23 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (19.13%) Data Migration
15 22 (19.13%) Talend Open Studio
15 22 (19.13%) Talend
16 21 (18.26%) Big Data
17 20 (17.39%) Analytics
17 20 (17.39%) Data Analysis
18 19 (16.52%) Teradata
19 18 (15.65%) Investment Banking
19 18 (15.65%) Unix
20 17 (14.78%) Relational Database
21 16 (13.91%) SQL Server
22 15 (13.04%) Windows
22 15 (13.04%) Pentaho
22 15 (13.04%) Translating Business Requirements

DataStage
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 9 (7.83%) Apache Spark
2 5 (4.35%) Confluence
2 5 (4.35%) SAS
3 4 (3.48%) Gentran
3 4 (3.48%) JBoss
3 4 (3.48%) Mule ESB
3 4 (3.48%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.61%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.74%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.74%) CICS
6 1 (0.87%) Apache
6 1 (0.87%) IIS
6 1 (0.87%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.74%) Weka
2 1 (0.87%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) FastStats
1 2 (1.74%) FastStats PeopleStage
1 2 (1.74%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.74%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.87%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.35%) Boomi
2 2 (1.74%) GitHub
3 1 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.87%) Bluemix
3 1 (0.87%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (0.87%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (33.91%) Data Warehouse
2 30 (26.09%) DB2
3 24 (20.87%) IBM InfoSphere
4 21 (18.26%) Big Data
5 17 (14.78%) Relational Database
6 16 (13.91%) SQL Server
7 15 (13.04%) Pentaho
8 13 (11.30%) Hadoop
9 10 (8.70%) Apache Hive
10 9 (7.83%) HBase
10 9 (7.83%) QlikView
11 8 (6.96%) RDBMS
12 7 (6.09%) Data Lake
12 7 (6.09%) Star Schema
13 6 (5.22%) MySQL
13 6 (5.22%) NoSQL
14 5 (4.35%) Oracle Database
14 5 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (4.35%) Spotfire
15 4 (3.48%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 22 (19.13%) Talend Open Studio
2 13 (11.30%) ERwin
2 13 (11.30%) PowerDesigner
3 5 (4.35%) JIRA
4 4 (3.48%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.61%) AccuRev
6 2 (1.74%) ChangeMan
6 2 (1.74%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.74%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.87%) Ant
7 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.87%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio
General
1 33 (28.70%) Finance
2 28 (24.35%) Banking
3 18 (15.65%) Investment Banking
4 13 (11.30%) Back Office
5 4 (3.48%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.61%) Front Office
6 3 (2.61%) Retail
7 1 (0.87%) Automotive
7 1 (0.87%) Legal
7 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.87%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 45 (39.13%) Developer
2 30 (26.09%) Analyst
3 26 (22.61%) Data Analyst
4 17 (14.78%) Architect
4 17 (14.78%) DataStage Developer
5 13 (11.30%) Consultant
5 13 (11.30%) ETL Developer
6 9 (7.83%) Data Architect
7 7 (6.09%) Technical Leader
8 6 (5.22%) Big Data Analyst
8 6 (5.22%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 6 (5.22%) DataStage Consultant
8 6 (5.22%) Teradata Developer
9 5 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (4.35%) DataStage Specialist
9 5 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (3.48%) Applications Developer
10 4 (3.48%) Financial Analyst
10 4 (3.48%) Service Analyst
11 3 (2.61%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.87%) XML
2 13 (11.30%) XML Messaging
2 13 (11.30%) XML Schema
3 5 (4.35%) Middleware
3 5 (4.35%) REST
3 5 (4.35%) SOAP
3 5 (4.35%) Visualforce
4 4 (3.48%) EDI
5 3 (2.61%) Apache Tez
6 2 (1.74%) .NET
6 2 (1.74%) JSON
6 2 (1.74%) Web Services
7 1 (0.87%) Ajax
7 1 (0.87%) Bokeh
7 1 (0.87%) Django
7 1 (0.87%) HTML
7 1 (0.87%) J2EE
7 1 (0.87%) Matplotlib
7 1 (0.87%) Node.js
7 1 (0.87%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.30%) SWIFT
2 9 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.09%) Mainframe
4 6 (5.22%) Data Structures
5 5 (4.35%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.48%) DataPower
7 3 (2.61%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (2.61%) NHS
8 2 (1.74%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.74%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.74%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.74%) VSAM
9 1 (0.87%) Equities
9 1 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.87%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.87%) PDA
9 1 (0.87%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (20.87%) Linux
2 18 (15.65%) Unix
3 15 (13.04%) Windows
4 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.87%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (72.17%) ETL
2 43 (37.39%) Data Modelling
3 29 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (21.74%) Migration
5 23 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (19.13%) Data Migration
7 20 (17.39%) Analytics
7 20 (17.39%) Data Analysis
8 15 (13.04%) Translating Business Requirements
9 13 (11.30%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 11 (9.57%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (8.70%) Investment Management
12 9 (7.83%) Data Architecture
12 9 (7.83%) Data Management
13 8 (6.96%) Data Transformation
13 8 (6.96%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (6.09%) Data Integration
14 7 (6.09%) Visualisation
15 6 (5.22%) ERP
16 5 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 61 (53.04%) SQL
2 14 (12.17%) Python
3 10 (8.70%) PL/SQL
4 7 (6.09%) Java
5 5 (4.35%) Apex Code
5 5 (4.35%) Perl
6 4 (3.48%) R
7 3 (2.61%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.61%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.74%) C
8 2 (1.74%) COBOL
8 2 (1.74%) VBA
9 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.87%) Korn
9 1 (0.87%) PHP
9 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (1.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.30%) ISO20022
2 5 (4.35%) SLA
3 4 (3.48%) Data Quality
3 4 (3.48%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.74%) Apache Flume
1 2 (1.74%) HDFS
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.87%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (2.61%) Oozie
2 2 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.87%) Control-M
3 1 (0.87%) Nagios
3 1 (0.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 48 (41.74%) Oracle
2 38 (33.04%) Informatica
3 35 (30.43%) IBM
4 22 (19.13%) Talend
5 19 (16.52%) Teradata
6 12 (10.43%) Cognos
7 11 (9.57%) Ab Initio
8 10 (8.70%) SAP
9 8 (6.96%) Tableau
10 5 (4.35%) Dell
10 5 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (3.48%) Apigee
11 4 (3.48%) IBM Sterling
11 4 (3.48%) Microsoft
11 4 (3.48%) MicroStrategy
11 4 (3.48%) Netezza
11 4 (3.48%) Vertica
12 3 (2.61%) Lavastorm
12 3 (2.61%) Lotus
12 3 (2.61%) MuleSoft
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