The first table below looks at the demand for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Berkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 106 99 127
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +28
Contract jobs citing DB2 23 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.81% 0.90% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.20% 5.39% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 4
Average daily rate £350 £400 £483
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -17.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £364 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £582
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-45.45% -9.09%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
442 408 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.49% 16.60% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 154 134
Average daily rate £380 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 32 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £34.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.52% -24.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
DB2
South East

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +3 5 £200 -54.28% 1
Reading 0 5 £384 +3.02%
Slough +8 2 £275 -
Maidenhead - - - -
DB2
South East

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 38 (54.29%) WebSphere
2 34 (48.57%) UNIX
3 29 (41.43%) IBM
4 26 (37.14%) Ab Initio
4 26 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (35.71%) AIX
6 24 (34.29%) Oracle
7 23 (32.86%) SQL
8 20 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (27.14%) WebSphere MQ
9 19 (27.14%) Shell Script
10 16 (22.86%) ETL
11 15 (21.43%) Java
11 15 (21.43%) Solaris
11 15 (21.43%) DataStage
11 15 (21.43%) Finance
11 15 (21.43%) Retail
12 14 (20.00%) DataPower
12 14 (20.00%) E-Commerce
13 11 (15.71%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (14.29%) XML
14 10 (14.29%) Scrum
15 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
15 9 (12.86%) ERwin
16 8 (11.43%) JCL
16 8 (11.43%) CICS
16 8 (11.43%) COBOL
16 8 (11.43%) HTML
16 8 (11.43%) WebSphere Application Server
17 7 (10.00%) JavaScript

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 38 (54.29%) WebSphere
2 8 (11.43%) CICS
2 8 (11.43%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (5.71%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (4.29%) Commerce Server
5 1 (1.43%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (1.43%) CMS
5 1 (1.43%) SAP Web AS
5 1 (1.43%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.43%) Apache
5 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.43%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.43%) IIS
5 1 (1.43%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.43%) SAP GRC
1 1 (1.43%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.43%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.43%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) VLAN
1 3 (4.29%) Firewall
1 3 (4.29%) LAN
2 2 (2.86%) FTP
2 2 (2.86%) SSL
3 1 (1.43%) SSH
3 1 (1.43%) S/MIME
3 1 (1.43%) HTTP
3 1 (1.43%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (21.43%) DataStage
3 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.14%) OLAP
5 4 (5.71%) OLTP
5 4 (5.71%) Star Schema
6 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.29%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.86%) Big Data
8 1 (1.43%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.43%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (1.43%) DB2 UDB
8 1 (1.43%) SAP BW
8 1 (1.43%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (12.86%) ERwin
2 4 (5.71%) Toad
3 2 (2.86%) Ant
3 2 (2.86%) JUnit
3 2 (2.86%) ClearCase
3 2 (2.86%) ClearQuest
4 1 (1.43%) FogBugz
4 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.43%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.43%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.43%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.43%) Maven
4 1 (1.43%) ChangeMan
4 1 (1.43%) JIRA
4 1 (1.43%) Introscope
4 1 (1.43%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.43%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.43%) XPEDITER
4 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 15 (21.43%) Finance
1 15 (21.43%) Retail
2 4 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.29%) Legal
4 1 (1.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 30 (42.86%) Developer
2 17 (24.29%) Ab Initio Developer
3 11 (15.71%) Analyst
4 6 (8.57%) Architect
4 6 (8.57%) DBA
5 5 (7.14%) Consultant
5 5 (7.14%) Tester
6 4 (5.71%) Senior Tester
6 4 (5.71%) RPG Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Development DBA
7 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (4.29%) Data Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Systems Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Technical Leader
7 3 (4.29%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Administrator
8 2 (2.86%) Technical Architect
8 2 (2.86%) Technical Support
8 2 (2.86%) DataStage Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.14%) WebSphere MQ
2 10 (14.29%) XML
3 8 (11.43%) HTML
4 6 (8.57%) J2EE
5 5 (7.14%) CSS
6 3 (4.29%) Ajax
6 3 (4.29%) JSP
7 2 (2.86%) EJB
7 2 (2.86%) Middleware
7 2 (2.86%) JMS
7 2 (2.86%) JSTL
7 2 (2.86%) ISPF
8 1 (1.43%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.43%) CSS3
8 1 (1.43%) Modernizr
8 1 (1.43%) JSLint
8 1 (1.43%) jQuery
8 1 (1.43%) HTML5
8 1 (1.43%) SAP Basis
8 1 (1.43%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.00%) DataPower
2 6 (8.57%) Mainframe
3 5 (7.14%) iSeries
4 2 (2.86%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.43%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.43%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 34 (48.57%) UNIX
2 25 (35.71%) AIX
3 15 (21.43%) Solaris
4 5 (7.14%) Linux
5 3 (4.29%) Windows
6 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.43%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.43%) zOS
6 1 (1.43%) MVS
6 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (22.86%) ETL
3 14 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 11 (15.71%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (14.29%) Scrum
6 6 (8.57%) Data Modelling
6 6 (8.57%) Migration
6 6 (8.57%) Problem Management
7 5 (7.14%) Master Data Management
7 5 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (7.14%) Waterfall
7 5 (7.14%) Software Testing
7 5 (7.14%) Automated Testing
7 5 (7.14%) Data Management
7 5 (7.14%) RAD
8 4 (5.71%) ITIL
8 4 (5.71%) Workflow
8 4 (5.71%) Test Automation
8 4 (5.71%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 23 (32.86%) SQL
2 19 (27.14%) Shell Script
3 15 (21.43%) Java
4 8 (11.43%) JCL
4 8 (11.43%) COBOL
5 7 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (8.57%) Korn
7 5 (7.14%) PL/SQL
8 4 (5.71%) RPG
8 4 (5.71%) RPG IV
9 2 (2.86%) Jython
10 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.43%) REXX
10 1 (1.43%) Python
10 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.43%) VB
10 1 (1.43%) ABAP
10 1 (1.43%) Perl
10 1 (1.43%) C#
10 1 (1.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.43%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.43%) nmon
2 1 (1.43%) SCCM
2 1 (1.43%) SCOM
2 1 (1.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 29 (41.43%) IBM
2 26 (37.14%) Ab Initio
3 24 (34.29%) Oracle
4 6 (8.57%) RedPrairie
5 5 (7.14%) HP
6 4 (5.71%) JDA
6 4 (5.71%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (5.71%) VMware
7 3 (4.29%) Intel
7 3 (4.29%) Sun
8 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.86%) Adobe
8 2 (2.86%) Kalido
9 1 (1.43%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.43%) Endeca
9 1 (1.43%) Google
9 1 (1.43%) Coremetrics
9 1 (1.43%) Citrix
9 1 (1.43%) Informatica
9 1 (1.43%) Lotus
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