The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 75 107 80
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -27
Contract jobs citing DB2 45 19 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.75% 0.76% 1.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.06% 5.18% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 26
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £613
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
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
373 367 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.54% 14.65% 16.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 177 163
Average daily rate £375 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £224 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £477 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 17
Average hourly rate £21.00 £100.25 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.05% +228.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £30.45 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.20 £170.05 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Reading +22 30 £450 -10.00% 1
Bracknell +2 7 £200 -57.89% 1
Maidenhead 0 1 - -
Slough -4 1 - -
Windsor - 1 - -
DB2
South East

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 57 (64.77%) WebSphere
2 52 (59.09%) IBM
3 46 (52.27%) UNIX
4 43 (48.86%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (43.18%) AIX
6 34 (38.64%) SQL
7 31 (35.23%) Analytical Skills
8 30 (34.09%) XML
8 30 (34.09%) WebSphere MQ
9 29 (32.95%) Java
10 28 (31.82%) DataPower
11 26 (29.55%) Linux
12 23 (26.14%) Ab Initio
13 20 (22.73%) Oracle
13 20 (22.73%) Windows
14 19 (21.59%) E-Commerce
15 18 (20.45%) JMS
15 18 (20.45%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (20.45%) Shell Script
16 17 (19.32%) Solaris
16 17 (19.32%) WebSphere Application Server
16 17 (19.32%) HTML
16 17 (19.32%) JavaScript
16 17 (19.32%) Retail
17 16 (18.18%) Finance
18 15 (17.05%) HTTP
19 14 (15.91%) ETL
19 14 (15.91%) Automated Testing
20 13 (14.77%) High Availability
20 13 (14.77%) Big Data

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 57 (64.77%) WebSphere
2 17 (19.32%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (9.09%) Apache
3 8 (9.09%) MQSeries
4 6 (6.82%) MS Exchange
5 5 (5.68%) Commerce Server
5 5 (5.68%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (2.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (2.27%) Apache Pig
6 2 (2.27%) SAS
6 2 (2.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.14%) JBoss
7 1 (1.14%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.27%) SPSS
2 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Maximo
2 4 (4.55%) Fredhopper
3 2 (2.27%) BusinessWare
4 1 (1.14%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.27%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.14%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.05%) HTTP
2 6 (6.82%) SSL
2 6 (6.82%) SAN
3 5 (5.68%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.41%) FTP
5 2 (2.27%) Internet
6 1 (1.14%) Firewall
6 1 (1.14%) SSH
6 1 (1.14%) VPN
6 1 (1.14%) ATM
6 1 (1.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.45%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (14.77%) Big Data
3 8 (9.09%) DbVisualizer
4 7 (7.95%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.68%) Hadoop
5 5 (5.68%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.55%) RDBMS
6 4 (4.55%) DataStage
6 4 (4.55%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (2.27%) Triplestore
7 2 (2.27%) Sqoop
7 2 (2.27%) HBase
7 2 (2.27%) Mahout
7 2 (2.27%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.14%) MySQL
8 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (6.82%) LoadRunner
1 6 (6.82%) JIRA
2 5 (5.68%) HP UFT
3 4 (4.55%) Subversion
3 4 (4.55%) Selenium
4 3 (3.41%) XMLSpy
4 3 (3.41%) JUnit
4 3 (3.41%) JBehave
4 3 (3.41%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.14%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.14%) Ant
5 1 (1.14%) TestComplete
5 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (19.32%) Retail
2 16 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (32.95%) Developer
2 18 (20.45%) Analyst
3 14 (15.91%) Ab Initio Developer
4 12 (13.64%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
4 12 (13.64%) Senior Developer
5 11 (12.50%) Test Analyst
6 7 (7.95%) Consultant
7 6 (6.82%) Tester
8 4 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) WebSphere Developer
8 4 (4.55%) webMethods Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Architect
8 4 (4.55%) Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Automation Tester
8 4 (4.55%) Automation Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) Data Quality Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.41%) Quality Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) Data Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (34.09%) XML
1 30 (34.09%) WebSphere MQ
2 18 (20.45%) JMS
3 17 (19.32%) HTML
4 12 (13.64%) SOAP
5 11 (12.50%) Middleware
6 10 (11.36%) J2EE
7 9 (10.23%) JSON
8 8 (9.09%) CSS
8 8 (9.09%) WSDL
8 8 (9.09%) Flash
8 8 (9.09%) Web Services
9 5 (5.68%) Spring
9 5 (5.68%) RESTful
10 4 (4.55%) Ajax
10 4 (4.55%) Worklight
10 4 (4.55%) XSD
11 3 (3.41%) JDBC
11 3 (3.41%) Gherkin
11 3 (3.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 31 (35.23%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (31.82%) DataPower
3 12 (13.64%) Management Information System
4 11 (12.50%) Clustering
5 10 (11.36%) Mainframe
6 7 (7.95%) iSeries
6 7 (7.95%) AS400
7 3 (3.41%) Reference Data
7 3 (3.41%) Cryptography
8 2 (2.27%) Data Integration
9 1 (1.14%) PKI
9 1 (1.14%) Web 2.0
9 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.14%) Wiki
9 1 (1.14%) SWIFT
9 1 (1.14%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.14%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 46 (52.27%) UNIX
2 38 (43.18%) AIX
3 26 (29.55%) Linux
4 20 (22.73%) Windows
5 17 (19.32%) Solaris
6 6 (6.82%) zOS
7 1 (1.14%) SUSE
7 1 (1.14%) Android
7 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.14%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (48.86%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (21.59%) E-Commerce
3 14 (15.91%) ETL
3 14 (15.91%) Automated Testing
4 13 (14.77%) High Availability
5 11 (12.50%) Low Latency
6 10 (11.36%) ITIL
6 10 (11.36%) Configuration Management
7 8 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (9.09%) System Testing
8 7 (7.95%) Migration
9 6 (6.82%) Validation
9 6 (6.82%) Resource Management
9 6 (6.82%) Regression Testing
9 6 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (6.82%) Agile Testing
10 5 (5.68%) Change Management
11 4 (4.55%) Data Management
11 4 (4.55%) SOA
11 4 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 34 (38.64%) SQL
2 29 (32.95%) Java
3 18 (20.45%) Shell Script
4 17 (19.32%) JavaScript
5 10 (11.36%) Python
6 2 (2.27%) Jython
6 2 (2.27%) Korn
6 2 (2.27%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.27%) R
7 1 (1.14%) RPG/400
7 1 (1.14%) RPG IV
7 1 (1.14%) XPath
7 1 (1.14%) VB6
7 1 (1.14%) REXX
7 1 (1.14%) Perl
7 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.14%) RPG
7 1 (1.14%) VB
7 1 (1.14%) C#
7 1 (1.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (12.50%) IBM Certification
2 7 (7.95%) Degree
2 7 (7.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (7.95%) ISEB
3 5 (5.68%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) QA
2 3 (3.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.14%) SLA
3 1 (1.14%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.27%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.14%) RACF
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (6.82%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (6.82%) Tivoli
2 5 (5.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.14%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (1.14%) yum
3 1 (1.14%) Puppet
3 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (1.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 52 (59.09%) IBM
2 23 (26.14%) Ab Initio
3 20 (22.73%) Oracle
4 8 (9.09%) VMware
5 7 (7.95%) Microsoft
6 6 (6.82%) SAP
7 5 (5.68%) HP
7 5 (5.68%) Citrix
8 4 (4.55%) webMethods
8 4 (4.55%) AppDynamics
9 3 (3.41%) Cloudera
9 3 (3.41%) Software AG
10 2 (2.27%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (2.27%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.27%) Vitria
10 2 (2.27%) Teradata
10 2 (2.27%) EMC
10 2 (2.27%) Netezza
10 2 (2.27%) Greenplum
10 2 (2.27%) Google
Bracknell, Berkshire
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