The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
England / West Midlands
Rank 109 121 120
Rank change year-on-year +12 -1  
Contract jobs citing DataStage 7 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.34% 0.081%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.54% 1.33% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £425 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.52% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £63.00 -

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 455 679 544
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 19.94% 25.49% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 381 297
Median daily rate £400 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 10
Median hourly rate £41.00 £16.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +156.25% -44.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -2.30% -  

DataStage
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

DataStage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DataStage in the West Midlands

DataStage
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DataStage in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DataStage in the West Midlands

DataStage
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DataStage in the West Midlands

DataStage
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataStage within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Warwickshire -1 4 £425 - 1
Worcestershire 0 1 £350 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
DataStage
England

DataStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for DataStage.

1 6 (75.00%) ETL
2 5 (62.50%) IBM
2 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 5 (62.50%) Data Migration
3 4 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
4 3 (37.50%) Boomi
4 3 (37.50%) Visualforce
4 3 (37.50%) Apex Code
4 3 (37.50%) REST
4 3 (37.50%) Informatica
4 3 (37.50%) NHS
4 3 (37.50%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (37.50%) Dell
4 3 (37.50%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (12.50%) Case Management
6 1 (12.50%) Data Lake
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
6 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Legal
6 1 (12.50%) Korn

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (12.50%) Data Lake
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) DataStage Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) DataStage ETL Developer
2 2 (25.00%) ETL Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Data Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Data Quality Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) REST
1 3 (37.50%) SOAP
1 3 (37.50%) Visualforce
2 2 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) NHS
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ETL
2 5 (62.50%) Data Migration
2 5 (62.50%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Case Management
4 1 (12.50%) Change Data Capture
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) Information Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Apex Code
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) Korn
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) Dell
2 3 (37.50%) Informatica
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
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