The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell 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 26 28 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing DB2 7 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.52% 1.36% 0.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 35.00% 9.09% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate
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£200 £475 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.89% +28.37%
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%
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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 Bracknell region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
20 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 7.19% 14.93% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 6
Average daily rate £408 £395 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.16% +6.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £363 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £501 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -65.33%
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 Bracknell

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 20 (80.00%) Java
2 17 (68.00%) WebSphere
3 15 (60.00%) SQL
3 15 (60.00%) UNIX
3 15 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 15 (60.00%) IBM
4 13 (52.00%) XML
4 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (52.00%) HTML
4 13 (52.00%) Retail
5 10 (40.00%) J2EE
6 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (32.00%) DbVisualizer
7 8 (32.00%) Flash
7 8 (32.00%) Automated Testing
7 8 (32.00%) System Testing
8 7 (28.00%) AIX
8 7 (28.00%) Linux
9 6 (24.00%) MQSeries
9 6 (24.00%) Oracle
9 6 (24.00%) ISEB
9 6 (24.00%) Degree
9 6 (24.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (20.00%) Regression Testing
10 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (20.00%) HP UFT
10 5 (20.00%) LoadRunner
10 5 (20.00%) HP
10 5 (20.00%) CSS
10 5 (20.00%) Apache

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 17 (68.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (24.00%) MQSeries
3 5 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (20.00%) Apache
4 3 (12.00%) Commerce Server
4 3 (12.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (4.00%) GlassFish
6 1 (4.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
6 1 (4.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) BusinessWare
1 1 (4.00%) Fredhopper
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) HTTP
1 2 (8.00%) SSL
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) FTP
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) DbVisualizer
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) HP UFT
1 5 (20.00%) LoadRunner
2 4 (16.00%) Subversion
3 3 (12.00%) Selenium
3 3 (12.00%) JBehave
3 3 (12.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.00%) XMLSpy
4 1 (4.00%) Ant
4 1 (4.00%) JUnit
General
1 13 (52.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Tester
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Automation Tester
4 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) DBA
5 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Management Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) webMethods Developer
5 1 (4.00%) DB2 DBA
5 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) HTML
1 13 (52.00%) XML
2 10 (40.00%) J2EE
3 8 (32.00%) Flash
4 5 (20.00%) CSS
5 4 (16.00%) Spring
6 3 (12.00%) JDBC
6 3 (12.00%) RESTful
6 3 (12.00%) Gherkin
7 2 (8.00%) Worklight
7 2 (8.00%) Middleware
7 2 (8.00%) Ajax
8 1 (4.00%) JSON
8 1 (4.00%) jQuery
8 1 (4.00%) YAML
8 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
8 1 (4.00%) JSF
8 1 (4.00%) SOAP
8 1 (4.00%) Struts
8 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.00%) Web 2.0
3 1 (4.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) UNIX
2 7 (28.00%) AIX
2 7 (28.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Windows
4 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.00%) zOS
4 1 (4.00%) SUSE
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (32.00%) Automated Testing
2 8 (32.00%) System Testing
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (12.00%) Coaching
5 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (12.00%) Change Management
5 3 (12.00%) Document Management
5 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL
5 3 (12.00%) TDD
6 2 (8.00%) B2B
6 2 (8.00%) B2C
6 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.00%) Patch Management
7 1 (4.00%) Mobile First
7 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) Java
2 15 (60.00%) SQL
3 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (12.00%) Python
6 2 (8.00%) Jython
6 2 (8.00%) Korn
6 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.00%) VB6
7 1 (4.00%) COBOL
7 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) ISEB
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
1 6 (24.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (12.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (4.00%) yum
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
1 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) IBM
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle
3 5 (20.00%) HP
4 3 (12.00%) VMware
5 2 (8.00%) EMC
5 2 (8.00%) AppDynamics
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.00%) Vitria
6 1 (4.00%) webMethods
6 1 (4.00%) Remedy
6 1 (4.00%) Cognos
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.00%) Adobe
6 1 (4.00%) Software AG
6 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow
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