Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 183 167 158
Rank change year-on-year -16 -9 +5
Contract jobs citing IBM InfoSphere 3 26 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.063% 0.49% 0.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.33% 2.56% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 19 8
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +26.67%
10th Percentile £490 £323 £451
90th Percentile £510 £600 £600
England median daily rate £470 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -6.00% +5.26% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £65.50 - -
England median hourly rate £65.50 - -

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 896 1,014 1,254
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 18.76% 19.26% 24.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 605 769
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.55% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £538 £538 £503
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 35
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 £18.67 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.73% -6.68% -
10th Percentile £17.33 £14.70 £13.58
90th Percentile £50.43 £24.10 £33.55
England median hourly rate £33.50 £25.95 £27.12
% change year-on-year +29.12% -4.33% -5.47%

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

IBM InfoSphere
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 IBM InfoSphere within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. 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
Warwickshire -3 1 £500 +42.86%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 - -
IBM InfoSphere
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos
2 2 (66.67%) DataStage
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) ESRI
3 1 (33.33%) ArcGIS
3 1 (33.33%) Data Security
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) OpenText
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Data Mart
3 1 (33.33%) Netezza
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) QlikView
3 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Syncsort
3 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (33.33%) Pentaho
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (33.33%) Talend
3 1 (33.33%) CloverETL

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) ArcGIS
1 1 (33.33%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DataStage
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (33.33%) CloverETL
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mart
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (33.33%) Pentaho
2 1 (33.33%) PowerCenter
2 1 (33.33%) QlikView
2 1 (33.33%) QualityStage
2 1 (33.33%) Sagent Data Flow
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) ETL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Change Data Capture
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Lineage
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Data Security
2 1 (33.33%) EAM
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) ESRI
3 1 (33.33%) Informatica
3 1 (33.33%) Netezza
3 1 (33.33%) OpenText
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) Syncsort
3 1 (33.33%) Talend