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 29 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.

IBM InfoSphere DataStage
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 139 131
Contract jobs citing DataStage 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.035% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.14% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
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 - - -

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 506 690 746
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 23.83% 24.00% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 500 495
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £725 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 9
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +6.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.68 £15.75 £13.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.79 £24.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.24 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% -  

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for DataStage.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Data Modelling
2 5 (83.33%) ETL
2 5 (83.33%) SAS
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Informatica
2 5 (83.33%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) Ab Initio
2 5 (83.33%) Hadoop
2 5 (83.33%) Confluence
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Hive
2 5 (83.33%) MapReduce
2 5 (83.33%) HBase
2 5 (83.33%) Big Data
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Spark
3 4 (66.67%) Data Lake
4 3 (50.00%) HDFS
4 3 (50.00%) Perl
4 3 (50.00%) Banking
5 2 (33.33%) Pentaho
5 2 (33.33%) Spark SQL
5 2 (33.33%) Apache Tez
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (16.67%) Reference Data
6 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
6 1 (16.67%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (16.67%) Data Quality

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) Apache Spark
1 5 (83.33%) Confluence
1 5 (83.33%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Apache Hive
1 5 (83.33%) Big Data
1 5 (83.33%) Hadoop
1 5 (83.33%) HBase
2 4 (66.67%) Data Lake
3 2 (33.33%) Pentaho
3 2 (33.33%) Spark SQL
4 1 (16.67%) DB2
4 1 (16.67%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Big Data Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Data Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Unix Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) ETL Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Data Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Data Quality Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Data Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) SAP Technical Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Tez
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Data Modelling
2 5 (83.33%) ETL
2 5 (83.33%) MapReduce
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Python
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Ab Initio
1 5 (83.33%) Informatica
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) SAP