The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 55 52 50
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing DB2 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.29% 0.50% 0.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.27% 2.88% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Average daily rate - £383 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.45% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £39.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-24.05% +64.58%
DB2
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
157 104 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 23.16% 17.19% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 62 77
Average daily rate £380 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DB2 across the Birmingham region.

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the Birmingham region.

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

DB2
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java WebSphere Developer
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
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