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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 53 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs citing DB2 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.19% 0.38% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.72% 2.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£278 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
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
58 39 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.26% 14.89% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 20 43
Average daily rate £300 £263 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £146 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £458 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

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 29 August 2014. 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
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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
Luton -22 1 £278 -
Dunstable - - - -
DB2
East of England

DB2
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) Struts
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) RAD
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) JSF
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) MyEclipse
1 4 (100.00%) ICEfaces
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) MyEclipse
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) Struts
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) JSF
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) ICEfaces
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) RAD
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss