The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 23 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
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 557 575 584
Rank change year-on-year +18 +9  
Contract jobs citing IBM InfoSphere 45 68 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.096% 0.13% 0.098%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.43% 0.58% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 41 31
Median daily rate £500 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £650 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +17.50% -15.78%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
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 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 10524 11744 13206
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 22.48% 21.82% 23.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6884 7958 8635
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +3.22% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 193 187
Median hourly rate £31.25 £30.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.45% +10.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.00 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.35 £26.00
% change year-on-year +25.19% +16.74%  

IBM InfoSphere
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

IBM InfoSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM InfoSphere in the UK

IBM InfoSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM InfoSphere over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM InfoSphere in the UK

IBM InfoSphere
Top 20 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 23 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
England +5 41 £500 +5.26% 12
London +5 26 £500 -13.04% 3
South East +8 5 £525 +10.52% 1
Yorkshire +18 4 - -
West Yorkshire +14 4 - -
Leeds +6 4 - -
Croydon - 4 £525 -
Berkshire +20 3 £763 -
Bracknell - 3 £763 -
West Midlands +12 2 - - 5
Surrey +9 2 £419 -11.84%
South West +5 2 £470 -27.69% 1
Guildford +2 2 £419 -11.84%
North West - 2 £415 - 1
Gloucestershire +10 1 £450 -30.76% 1
Cheshire - 1 £500 - 1
Manchester - 1 £330 -
Chester - 1 £500 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

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

1 51 (70.83%) IBM
2 42 (58.33%) ETL
3 35 (48.61%) Oracle
3 35 (48.61%) DataStage
4 33 (45.83%) Finance
5 31 (43.06%) SQL
5 31 (43.06%) Data Modelling
6 27 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (27.78%) Informatica
8 18 (25.00%) Banking
9 17 (23.61%) Data Analysis
9 17 (23.61%) SQL Server
9 17 (23.61%) DB2
10 16 (22.22%) XML
10 16 (22.22%) Linux
10 16 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (22.22%) Talend Open Studio
10 16 (22.22%) Talend
11 14 (19.44%) Migration
11 14 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (19.44%) Hadoop
12 12 (16.67%) Data Migration
12 12 (16.67%) Data Quality
12 12 (16.67%) Data Governance
12 12 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
12 12 (16.67%) ERwin
13 11 (15.28%) SAP
14 10 (13.89%) Windows
14 10 (13.89%) Java
14 10 (13.89%) XML Schema

IBM InfoSphere
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 5 (6.94%) Confluence
2 2 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.78%) JBoss
2 2 (2.78%) SAS
2 2 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (8.33%) GitHub
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.39%) Bluemix
3 1 (1.39%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (1.39%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (48.61%) DataStage
2 17 (23.61%) DB2
2 17 (23.61%) SQL Server
3 16 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (19.44%) Hadoop
5 10 (13.89%) Big Data
6 9 (12.50%) Relational Database
7 7 (9.72%) HBase
7 7 (9.72%) NoSQL
8 6 (8.33%) Data Lake
8 6 (8.33%) Oracle Database
8 6 (8.33%) RDBMS
9 5 (6.94%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (6.94%) Geospatial Data
9 5 (6.94%) Power BI
10 4 (5.56%) SAP Data Services
10 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (4.17%) Data Mining
11 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (22.22%) Talend Open Studio
2 12 (16.67%) ERwin
3 10 (13.89%) PowerDesigner
4 7 (9.72%) Cucumber
5 5 (6.94%) JIRA
6 4 (5.56%) GitLab
6 4 (5.56%) IntelliJ
7 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.39%) IBM UrbanCode
8 1 (1.39%) Travis CI
General
1 33 (45.83%) Finance
2 18 (25.00%) Banking
3 10 (13.89%) Back Office
3 10 (13.89%) Investment Banking
4 8 (11.11%) Retail
5 4 (5.56%) Financial Institution
5 4 (5.56%) Retail Banking
6 3 (4.17%) Law
6 3 (4.17%) Marketing
7 2 (2.78%) Electronics
7 2 (2.78%) Legal
7 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (26.39%) Developer
2 18 (25.00%) Analyst
3 17 (23.61%) Architect
4 16 (22.22%) Consultant
4 16 (22.22%) Data Architect
5 15 (20.83%) Data Analyst
6 10 (13.89%) DataStage Developer
7 6 (8.33%) DataStage Consultant
7 6 (8.33%) Hadoop Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Financial Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (6.94%) Service Analyst
9 4 (5.56%) DataStage ETL Developer
9 4 (5.56%) ETL Developer
9 4 (5.56%) Geospatial Architect
9 4 (5.56%) Technical Leader
10 3 (4.17%) Big Data Developer
10 3 (4.17%) DataStage Specialist
10 3 (4.17%) Senior Data Quality Analyst
10 3 (4.17%) Senior Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.22%) XML
2 10 (13.89%) XML Messaging
2 10 (13.89%) XML Schema
3 7 (9.72%) Kafka
3 7 (9.72%) REST
4 5 (6.94%) PostGIS
5 4 (5.56%) Samza
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (1.39%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) SWIFT
2 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.39%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.39%) PDA
3 1 (1.39%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.22%) Linux
2 10 (13.89%) Windows
3 2 (2.78%) Unix
4 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (58.33%) ETL
2 31 (43.06%) Data Modelling
3 27 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (23.61%) Data Analysis
5 14 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (19.44%) Migration
6 12 (16.67%) Data Governance
6 12 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 12 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
7 10 (13.89%) Analytics
7 10 (13.89%) Data Architecture
7 10 (13.89%) Data Integration
7 10 (13.89%) Data Management
7 10 (13.89%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 9 (12.50%) Master Data Management
9 8 (11.11%) Metadata Management
9 8 (11.11%) Scrum
10 7 (9.72%) Data Analytics
10 7 (9.72%) MapReduce
10 7 (9.72%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (43.06%) SQL
2 10 (13.89%) Java
3 5 (6.94%) Shell Script
4 4 (5.56%) Python
5 3 (4.17%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.78%) Perl
7 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.17%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 10 (13.89%) ISO 20022
3 2 (2.78%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (6.94%) Docker
2 2 (2.78%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) Hadoop YARN
1 5 (6.94%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.78%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.78%) logstash
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.39%) Ansible
3 1 (1.39%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.39%) Nagios
3 1 (1.39%) Puppet
3 1 (1.39%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 51 (70.83%) IBM
2 35 (48.61%) Oracle
3 20 (27.78%) Informatica
4 16 (22.22%) Talend
5 11 (15.28%) SAP
6 7 (9.72%) Netezza
7 5 (6.94%) ESRI
7 5 (6.94%) Microsoft
7 5 (6.94%) Tableau
7 5 (6.94%) Teradata
8 3 (4.17%) Cognos
9 2 (2.78%) Ab Initio
9 2 (2.78%) CA
9 2 (2.78%) Cloudera
9 2 (2.78%) Embarcadero
10 1 (1.39%) AppDynamics
10 1 (1.39%) DataFlux
10 1 (1.39%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (1.39%) Trillium
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
West Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 9 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago