The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 25 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 DataStage
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 144 144
Rank change year-on-year +27 0  
Contract jobs citing DataStage 6 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.30% 0.036% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.32% 0.15% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Median daily rate £425 £313 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.00% -13.19%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Contract Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 454 646 883
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 22.81% 23.33% 29.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 469 590
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £350
% change year-on-year +4.57% +9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 13
Median hourly rate £19.75 £16.09 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.74% -54.02%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +24.59% +17.30%  

DataStage
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

DataStage
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DataStage in Yorkshire

DataStage
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataStage within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
West Yorkshire +24 4 - -
DataStage
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for DataStage.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) ETL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) DB2
2 4 (66.67%) SAP
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Data Integration
2 4 (66.67%) SAP Data Services
2 4 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 4 (66.67%) IBM InfoSphere
2 4 (66.67%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) ETL Development
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (33.33%) System Testing

DataStage
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 4 (66.67%) DB2
1 4 (66.67%) IBM InfoSphere
1 4 (66.67%) SAP Data Services
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Consultant
1 6 (100.00%) DataStage Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) DataStage Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Designer
2 2 (33.33%) ETL Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Lead Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Senior DataStage Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ETL
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Data Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) ETL Development
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 4 (66.67%) SAP