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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 101 63 118
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +55
Contract jobs citing DB2 15 60 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.66% 2.35% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.77% 13.27% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 32 1
Median daily rate £488 £475 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +90.00%
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 £45.25 £65.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-30.38% +116.66%
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
398 452 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.44% 17.68% 14.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 263 190
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 0
Median hourly rate £9.50 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.09 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.87% +15.78%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -5 6 £500 -
Reading -14 5 £356 -25.00%
Slough +7 1 - -
DB2
South East

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 13 (72.22%) Unix
1 13 (72.22%) AIX
2 12 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 11 (61.11%) IBM
3 11 (61.11%) ITIL
4 10 (55.56%) HTML
5 8 (44.44%) SQL
5 8 (44.44%) Oracle
5 8 (44.44%) Windows
5 8 (44.44%) Linux
5 8 (44.44%) WebSphere
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
6 7 (38.89%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 6 (33.33%) Perl
7 6 (33.33%) XML
7 6 (33.33%) Solaris
7 6 (33.33%) HP
7 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (33.33%) Maven
8 5 (27.78%) JSON
8 5 (27.78%) Ajax
8 5 (27.78%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (27.78%) Commerce Server
8 5 (27.78%) ClearCase
8 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
8 5 (27.78%) CGI
8 5 (27.78%) CSS
8 5 (27.78%) Apache

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 8 (44.44%) WebSphere
2 7 (38.89%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (27.78%) Apache
3 5 (27.78%) Commerce Server
3 5 (27.78%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
5 1 (5.56%) IIS
5 1 (5.56%) iPlanet
5 1 (5.56%) JBoss
5 1 (5.56%) MQSeries
5 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) PaaS
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) HTTP
2 2 (11.11%) SSH
2 2 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) BIG-IP
3 1 (5.56%) DMZ
3 1 (5.56%) FTP
3 1 (5.56%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) IPsec
3 1 (5.56%) LDAP
3 1 (5.56%) NAS
3 1 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) SSL
3 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Maven
2 5 (27.78%) ClearCase
3 4 (22.22%) Ant
3 4 (22.22%) ClearQuest
4 1 (5.56%) AppScan
4 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.56%) JUnit
4 1 (5.56%) TestNG
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Technical Operations Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (5.56%) DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Management Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) HTML
2 6 (33.33%) XML
3 5 (27.78%) Ajax
3 5 (27.78%) CGI
3 5 (27.78%) CSS
3 5 (27.78%) JSON
4 4 (22.22%) Worklight
5 2 (11.11%) JSP
5 2 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (5.56%) .NET
6 1 (5.56%) Apache CXF
6 1 (5.56%) Apache Flex
6 1 (5.56%) J2EE
6 1 (5.56%) Middleware
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (5.56%) SOAP
6 1 (5.56%) Spring
6 1 (5.56%) Spring Boot
6 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
6 1 (5.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
1 1 (5.56%) Clustering
1 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.56%) Grid Computing
1 1 (5.56%) HP Storage
1 1 (5.56%) HP StoreVirtual
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) PKI
1 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) AIX
1 13 (72.22%) Unix
2 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
4 6 (33.33%) Solaris
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
3 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 4 (22.22%) DevOps
4 4 (22.22%) Mobile First
5 2 (11.11%) Identity Management
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) Data Security
6 1 (5.56%) ETL
6 1 (5.56%) MVC
6 1 (5.56%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (5.56%) OOP
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma
6 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) Perl
4 5 (27.78%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) C++
5 2 (11.11%) Korn
6 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.56%) C
6 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.56%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) JSP 440
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.56%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (5.56%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (5.56%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (5.56%) HP Fortify
2 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.56%) OpenView
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (5.56%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) IBM
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle
3 6 (33.33%) HP
4 4 (22.22%) AppDynamics
4 4 (22.22%) Splunk
5 2 (11.11%) F5
6 1 (5.56%) BEA
6 1 (5.56%) BMC
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco
6 1 (5.56%) Cognos
6 1 (5.56%) EMC
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.56%) SAP
6 1 (5.56%) Sun
6 1 (5.56%) Sybase
6 1 (5.56%) Symantec
6 1 (5.56%) Veritas
6 1 (5.56%) VMware