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 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 118 63 105
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +42
Contract jobs citing DB2 1 52 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.043% 2.11% 0.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.31% 14.36% 5.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 24 14
Median daily rate - £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +50.00%
DB2
South East

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
324 362 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.94% 14.72% 17.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 216 200
Median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 6
Median hourly rate £9.50 £17.00 £12.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.11% +40.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £17.00 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.63 £18.80 £100.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -13.33%

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
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 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -26 1 - - 1
DB2
South East

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) AIX
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) SSL
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) HTTP
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Solaris
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Korn
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 2 (28.57%) Middleware
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
4 1 (14.29%) ClearQuest
4 1 (14.29%) Remedy
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Security
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless

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 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) DMZ
2 1 (14.29%) IPsec
2 1 (14.29%) SSH
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
1 1 (14.29%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (14.29%) OLAP
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) AppScan
1 1 (14.29%) ClearCase
1 1 (14.29%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Security Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (14.29%) DB2 Developer
2 1 (14.29%) DB2 Support
2 1 (14.29%) Security Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Software Configuration Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Software Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Flex
2 1 (14.29%) CGI
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (14.29%) JMS
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) WCF
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
1 1 (14.29%) DataPower
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) AIX
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Solaris
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
1 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Security
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Security Operations
2 1 (14.29%) SIEM
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C++
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) Korn
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Fortify
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (14.29%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos
3 1 (14.29%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Remedy
3 1 (14.29%) Sybase
3 1 (14.29%) VMware