Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for QualityStage skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited QualityStage over the 6 months to 17 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 QualityStage
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 870 881 875
Rank change year-on-year +11 -6 +5
Contract jobs citing QualityStage 8 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.012% 0.016%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.035% 0.054% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 11
UK median daily rate £458 £268 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +71.03% -42.47% -25.60%
10th Percentile £430 £259 £300
90th Percentile £495 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £454 £268 £450
% change year-on-year +69.63% -40.56% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

QualityStage 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 with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 22701 23988 26782
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.08% 22.64% 23.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 15494 15920 17628
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +1.27%
10th Percentile £310 £285 £269
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 286 371 405
UK median hourly rate £31.23 £28.18 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.82% -1.12% +16.33%
10th Percentile £14.00 £10.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £57.81 £52.17 £52.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £28.09 £29.75
% change year-on-year +24.60% -5.58% +32.22%

QualityStage
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing QualityStage as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for QualityStage in the UK

QualityStage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for QualityStage in the UK

QualityStage
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing QualityStage within the UK over the 6 months to 17 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
England +13 8 £458 +71.03%
UK excluding London +23 6 £454 +69.63%
London - 2 £500 -
South East - 2 £475 -
South West - 2 £454 -
Midlands +17 1 £450 +68.22%
West Midlands +12 1 £450 +68.22%
East of England -22 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing QualityStage 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 QualityStage.

1 8 (100.00%) DataStage
2 6 (75.00%) ETL
2 6 (75.00%) IBM
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 5 (62.50%) Data Quality
4 4 (50.00%) Data Integration
4 4 (50.00%) Teradata
4 4 (50.00%) Data Management
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) DB2
5 3 (37.50%) SAS
5 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
5 3 (37.50%) RDBMS
5 3 (37.50%) Netezza
5 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
6 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (25.00%) SDLC
6 2 (25.00%) Data Lineage
6 2 (25.00%) Data Governance
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (25.00%) Data Mapping
6 2 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (25.00%) Inmon Methodology
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle ODI

QualityStage
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 3 (37.50%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) DataStage
2 6 (75.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 4 (50.00%) DB2
4 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (37.50%) RDBMS
4 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
5 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (25.00%) Informix
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) DataStage Developer
3 2 (25.00%) DataStage ETL Developer
3 2 (25.00%) ETL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (12.50%) DataStage Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) ETL Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Insurance Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Teradata Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) XML
1 2 (25.00%) XML Schema
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ETL
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 4 (50.00%) Data Management
3 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Data Governance
4 2 (25.00%) Data Lineage
4 2 (25.00%) Data Mapping
4 2 (25.00%) Data Security
4 2 (25.00%) Dependency Management
4 2 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Inmon Methodology
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) RAD
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) IBM
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Teradata
3 3 (37.50%) Netezza
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Cognos
4 1 (12.50%) HP