The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DB2 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.90% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.45% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £39.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-24.05% +64.58%
DB2
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
45 47 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.55% 12.18% 17.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 30 33
Average daily rate £385 £413 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +23.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £267 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £453 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DB2 across the Bedfordshire region.

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the Bedfordshire region.

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

DB2
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leighton Buzzard - 1 - -
Luton - 1 £375 -
DB2
East of England

DB2
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing DB2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DB2.

1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) DB2 UDB
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (25.00%) COBOL
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) ISPF
3 1 (25.00%) Sunopsis
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Database Security
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) CICS
3 1 (25.00%) REXX
3 1 (25.00%) zOS
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (25.00%) Control-M
3 1 (25.00%) RACF
3 1 (25.00%) JCL
3 1 (25.00%) Mainframe

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing DB2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DB2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DB2 UDB
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle ODI
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) DB2 DBA
2 1 (25.00%) DB2 Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) ETL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Production DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Unix DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Database Security
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) COBOL
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JCL
1 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (25.00%) REXX
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) RACF
1 1 (25.00%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Control-M
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Sunopsis