The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2
South East / Berkshire
Rank 83 119 108
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -11
Contract jobs citing DB2 23 8 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.15% 0.31% 0.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.67% 2.23% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 15
Median daily rate £450 £360 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £231 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £438 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £386 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.79% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £30.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+36.66% -24.05%

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 Berkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
300 358 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.97% 14.01% 13.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 227 207
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £284 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 27 9
Median hourly rate £9.50 £14.25 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -63.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing DB2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

DB2
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
Reading +14 10 £700 +128.57% 2
Bracknell - 7 £450 - 2
Slough +11 3 £425 -2.85% 1
DB2
South East

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DB2 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for DB2.

1 18 (50.00%) SQL
2 16 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 14 (38.89%) IBM
4 13 (36.11%) AIX
5 12 (33.33%) Java
5 12 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 11 (30.56%) ITIL
6 11 (30.56%) ETL
6 11 (30.56%) Hadoop
6 11 (30.56%) Big Data
7 10 (27.78%) Scala
7 10 (27.78%) MapReduce
7 10 (27.78%) HBase
7 10 (27.78%) Sqoop
7 10 (27.78%) Oozie
7 10 (27.78%) HDFS
7 10 (27.78%) Impala
7 10 (27.78%) Apache Spark
7 10 (27.78%) Apache Hive
7 10 (27.78%) NoSQL
7 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (27.78%) TDD
7 10 (27.78%) Unix
7 10 (27.78%) MicroStrategy
7 10 (27.78%) Ab Initio
8 9 (25.00%) HTML
8 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
8 9 (25.00%) Linux
9 8 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
9 8 (22.22%) Finance

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 10 (27.78%) Apache Spark
2 6 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 5 (13.89%) Apache
3 5 (13.89%) Commerce Server
3 5 (13.89%) IBM HTTP Server
3 5 (13.89%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Fredhopper
2 1 (2.78%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
1 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) Big Data
1 11 (30.56%) Hadoop
2 10 (27.78%) Apache Hive
2 10 (27.78%) HBase
2 10 (27.78%) Impala
2 10 (27.78%) NoSQL
2 10 (27.78%) Sqoop
3 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (8.33%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Ant
1 4 (11.11%) ClearCase
1 4 (11.11%) ClearQuest
1 4 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 7 (19.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Consultant
2 9 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Hadoop Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Big Data Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Cloud Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Developer
5 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Hadoop Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Operations Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) ClearCase Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) DB2 DBA
6 2 (5.56%) Scala Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Server Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) Software Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Server Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) HTML
2 5 (13.89%) Ajax
2 5 (13.89%) CSS
2 5 (13.89%) JSON
2 5 (13.89%) XML
3 4 (11.11%) CGI
3 4 (11.11%) Worklight
4 2 (5.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Data Structures
2 2 (5.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) AS400
3 1 (2.78%) Blog
3 1 (2.78%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) AIX
2 10 (27.78%) Unix
3 9 (25.00%) Linux
4 5 (13.89%) Windows
5 4 (11.11%) Solaris
5 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.78%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 11 (30.56%) ETL
2 11 (30.56%) ITIL
3 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (27.78%) MapReduce
3 10 (27.78%) TDD
4 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (22.22%) Data Analysis
5 8 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
6 7 (19.44%) Migration
7 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (11.11%) Data Migration
8 4 (11.11%) DevOps
8 4 (11.11%) Information Management
8 4 (11.11%) Mobile First
8 4 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
9 3 (8.33%) Data Management
9 3 (8.33%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) SQL
2 12 (33.33%) Java
2 12 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 10 (27.78%) Scala
4 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.11%) Perl
6 1 (2.78%) COBOL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) Data Quality
2 5 (13.89%) GDPR
3 4 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) HDFS
2 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (27.78%) Oozie
2 4 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) IBM
2 10 (27.78%) Ab Initio
2 10 (27.78%) MicroStrategy
3 6 (16.67%) Cloudera
3 6 (16.67%) Hortonworks
4 5 (13.89%) Oracle
4 5 (13.89%) SAP
5 4 (11.11%) AppDynamics
5 4 (11.11%) HP
5 4 (11.11%) Splunk
6 1 (2.78%) Citrix
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.78%) Teradata
6 1 (2.78%) VMware