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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 102 77 112
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +35
Contract jobs citing DB2 19 48 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.86% 1.93% 0.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.77% 10.93% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 31 3
Median daily rate £400 £475 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +137.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £420 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £342
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £26.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+69.81% -47.00%
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
398 439 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 18.11% 17.63% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 260 196
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £493 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 0
Median hourly rate £9.50 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +41.26%

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 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
Bracknell -8 9 £488 +5.40%
Reading -3 5 £356 -25.00%
Slough - 1 - -
DB2
South East

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 16 (80.00%) IBM
2 15 (75.00%) AIX
3 14 (70.00%) ITIL
3 14 (70.00%) Unix
3 14 (70.00%) Shell Script
4 13 (65.00%) HTML
5 10 (50.00%) Linux
5 10 (50.00%) WebSphere
6 9 (45.00%) E-Commerce
6 9 (45.00%) SQL
6 9 (45.00%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (40.00%) Oracle
7 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 8 (40.00%) Windows
7 8 (40.00%) XML
8 7 (35.00%) Commerce Server
8 7 (35.00%) HP
8 7 (35.00%) Solaris
8 7 (35.00%) Apache
8 7 (35.00%) CSS
8 7 (35.00%) JSON
8 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (35.00%) Maven
8 7 (35.00%) Ajax
8 7 (35.00%) IBM HTTP Server
8 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
9 6 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (30.00%) Perl
9 6 (30.00%) ClearCase
9 6 (30.00%) CGI

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 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (45.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (35.00%) Apache
3 7 (35.00%) Commerce Server
3 7 (35.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
5 1 (5.00%) iPlanet
5 1 (5.00%) JBoss
5 1 (5.00%) MQSeries
5 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.00%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) PaaS
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) FTP
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) LDAP
1 1 (5.00%) NAS
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) DB2 UDB
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Maven
2 6 (30.00%) ClearCase
3 5 (25.00%) Ant
3 5 (25.00%) ClearQuest
4 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.00%) JUnit
4 1 (5.00%) TestNG
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Operations Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Operations Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) ClearCase Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Management Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Server Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Software Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Server Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.00%) ClearCase Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) DB2 Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Test Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) HTML
2 8 (40.00%) XML
3 7 (35.00%) Ajax
3 7 (35.00%) CSS
3 7 (35.00%) JSON
4 6 (30.00%) CGI
5 5 (25.00%) Worklight
6 3 (15.00%) J2EE
7 2 (10.00%) JSP
7 2 (10.00%) Web Services
8 1 (5.00%) Apache CXF
8 1 (5.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (5.00%) RESTful
8 1 (5.00%) Spring
8 1 (5.00%) Spring Boot
8 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Clustering
1 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.00%) Grid Computing
1 1 (5.00%) HP Storage
1 1 (5.00%) HP StoreVirtual
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) AIX
2 14 (70.00%) Unix
3 10 (50.00%) Linux
4 8 (40.00%) Windows
5 7 (35.00%) Solaris
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) ITIL
2 9 (45.00%) E-Commerce
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (25.00%) DevOps
4 5 (25.00%) Mobile First
4 5 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.00%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) MVC
6 1 (5.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Security Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Shell Script
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (30.00%) Perl
5 5 (25.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.00%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (5.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.00%) OpenView
2 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) IBM
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle
3 7 (35.00%) HP
4 5 (25.00%) AppDynamics
4 5 (25.00%) Splunk
5 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
5 1 (5.00%) BEA
5 1 (5.00%) BMC
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) Cognos
5 1 (5.00%) EMC
5 1 (5.00%) F5
5 1 (5.00%) NetApp
5 1 (5.00%) Opsware
5 1 (5.00%) Qualys
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.00%) SAP
5 1 (5.00%) Symantec
5 1 (5.00%) Veritas
5 1 (5.00%) VMware