Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 16 August 2018 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 164 179
Rank change year-on-year -34 +15 -43
Contract jobs citing IBM InfoSphere 2 11 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.039% 0.26% 0.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.22% 1.31% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 17
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% -12.73%
England median daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - £52.50 -
England median hourly rate - £52.50 -

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 West Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 905 839 1,306
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 17.86% 19.47% 21.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 584 525 788
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £280
90th Percentile £538 £525 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 16
West Midlands median hourly rate £21.00 £32.50 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.38% +52.94% +8.58%
10th Percentile £11.65 £21.18 £11.50
90th Percentile £44.95 £40.18 £39.28
England median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +10.34%

IBM InfoSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM InfoSphere in the West Midlands

IBM InfoSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM InfoSphere in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IBM InfoSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for IBM InfoSphere.

1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Netezza
2 1 (50.00%) Change Data Capture
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Data Lineage
2 1 (50.00%) GDPR
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) DataStage
2 1 (50.00%) QualityStage
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server

IBM InfoSphere
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (50.00%) DataStage
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) QualityStage
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ETL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Change Data Capture
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Lineage
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) Netezza
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle