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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 93 84 109
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +25
Contract jobs citing DB2 32 44 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.24% 1.67% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.94% 9.05% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 2
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£500 £450 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +25.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £376 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £498 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £24.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+64.58% -40.00%
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
358 486 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.82% 18.47% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 253 145
Average daily rate £368 £390 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 4
Average hourly rate £39.50 £19.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.89% -25.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £17.12 £17.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £24.55 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -9.83%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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
Bracknell +7 7 £300 -31.42%
Reading +1 7 £550 +20.87% 1
Maidenhead +5 6 £325 -
DB2
South East

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 37 (64.91%) SQL
2 26 (45.61%) Oracle
3 25 (43.86%) IBM
4 20 (35.09%) ETL
5 19 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (26.32%) Windows
6 15 (26.32%) Linux
7 12 (21.05%) Java
7 12 (21.05%) SAS
7 12 (21.05%) VMware
7 12 (21.05%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 11 (19.30%) Base SAS
8 11 (19.30%) SAP
8 11 (19.30%) AIX
9 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
9 10 (17.54%) Internet
9 10 (17.54%) SAS Macro
9 10 (17.54%) Release Management
9 10 (17.54%) TOGAF
10 9 (15.79%) SAP BW
10 9 (15.79%) Finance
10 9 (15.79%) ABAP
10 9 (15.79%) HP
11 8 (14.04%) ITIL
11 8 (14.04%) Firewall
11 8 (14.04%) Mainframe
12 7 (12.28%) DataStage
12 7 (12.28%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (12.28%) Business Objects
12 7 (12.28%) CA

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 12 (21.05%) SAS
2 6 (10.53%) IIS
2 6 (10.53%) Apache
3 4 (7.02%) NetWeaver
4 3 (5.26%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.51%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.75%) CICS
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) Internet
2 8 (14.04%) Firewall
3 6 (10.53%) LAN
3 6 (10.53%) WAN
4 5 (8.77%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (8.77%) NetScaler
4 5 (8.77%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (8.77%) Cisco ISE
4 5 (8.77%) VLAN
4 5 (8.77%) Network Security
4 5 (8.77%) Ethernet
4 5 (8.77%) HTTP
4 5 (8.77%) VPN
4 5 (8.77%) DNS
4 5 (8.77%) SAN
4 5 (8.77%) IPsec
4 5 (8.77%) BGP
5 3 (5.26%) SNA
5 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (21.05%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 11 (19.30%) Base SAS
4 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
5 9 (15.79%) SAP BW
6 7 (12.28%) DataStage
7 5 (8.77%) SAP Data Services
7 5 (8.77%) SAP HANA
7 5 (8.77%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (3.51%) Star Schema
8 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.75%) IBM InfoSphere
9 1 (1.75%) IMS/DB
9 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) JUnit
1 3 (5.26%) ERwin
2 2 (3.51%) XMLSpy
3 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.75%) JBehave
3 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.75%) Maven
3 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (15.79%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Retail
2 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) German Language
Job Titles
1 23 (40.35%) Developer
2 12 (21.05%) SAS Developer
3 8 (14.04%) Architect
4 7 (12.28%) Technical Architect
5 5 (8.77%) Security Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Administrator
6 4 (7.02%) Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Consultant
6 4 (7.02%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (7.02%) Network Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) SAP Basis Consultant
6 4 (7.02%) SAP Consultant
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Technical Architect
7 3 (5.26%) SAP Technical Architect
7 3 (5.26%) DataStage Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Excel Developer
7 3 (5.26%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) Regular Expression
1 5 (8.77%) SAP Basis
2 3 (5.26%) SOAP
2 3 (5.26%) Middleware
2 3 (5.26%) APPC
3 2 (3.51%) WSDL
3 2 (3.51%) JMS
3 2 (3.51%) XML
3 2 (3.51%) XSD
3 2 (3.51%) JDBC
4 1 (1.75%) REST
4 1 (1.75%) Spring
4 1 (1.75%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Mainframe
2 5 (8.77%) iSeries
2 5 (8.77%) AS400
3 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.26%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (3.51%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.75%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.32%) Windows
1 15 (26.32%) Linux
2 11 (19.30%) AIX
3 6 (10.53%) UNIX
4 5 (8.77%) Oracle Linux
4 5 (8.77%) SUSE
5 4 (7.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.26%) i5/OS
6 3 (5.26%) Windows XP
6 3 (5.26%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) ETL
2 10 (17.54%) Release Management
2 10 (17.54%) TOGAF
3 8 (14.04%) ITIL
4 7 (12.28%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.53%) Waterfall
6 5 (8.77%) Load Balancing
6 5 (8.77%) Change Management
7 4 (7.02%) Project Management
7 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.02%) Data Modelling
7 4 (7.02%) SOA
7 4 (7.02%) Dimensional Modelling
8 3 (5.26%) Line Management
8 3 (5.26%) Time Management
8 3 (5.26%) Data Mapping
8 3 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (5.26%) ERP
8 3 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (64.91%) SQL
2 12 (21.05%) Java
3 10 (17.54%) SAS Macro
4 9 (15.79%) ABAP
5 5 (8.77%) Perl
5 5 (8.77%) PL/SQL
5 5 (8.77%) RPG
6 4 (7.02%) C
6 4 (7.02%) COBOL
7 2 (3.51%) REXX
7 2 (3.51%) RPG/400
7 2 (3.51%) RPG IV
8 1 (1.75%) sed
8 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.75%) Korn
8 1 (1.75%) PL/1
8 1 (1.75%) AWK
8 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.75%) JCL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.26%) IBM Certification
3 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) Degree
4 1 (1.75%) ISEB
4 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) FreeRADIUS
1 5 (8.77%) vSphere
2 4 (7.02%) Firmware
3 3 (5.26%) PowerHA
4 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (1.75%) RACF
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) CA Spectrum
2 3 (5.26%) Tivoli NetView
3 1 (1.75%) Control-M
3 1 (1.75%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 26 (45.61%) Oracle
2 25 (43.86%) IBM
3 12 (21.05%) VMware
4 11 (19.30%) SAP
5 9 (15.79%) HP
6 7 (12.28%) Business Objects
6 7 (12.28%) CA
7 6 (10.53%) Cognos
8 5 (8.77%) Splunk
8 5 (8.77%) Citrix
8 5 (8.77%) Cisco
8 5 (8.77%) CheckPoint
9 3 (5.26%) Software AG
9 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
9 3 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (5.26%) webMethods
9 3 (5.26%) NetIQ
10 2 (3.51%) Ab Initio
10 2 (3.51%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (1.75%) RedPrairie
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