The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Bracknell region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 32 35 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Contract jobs citing DB2 5 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.58% 0.95% 1.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.36% 4.65% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Average daily rate £200 £438 £588
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.28% -25.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-45.45% -9.09%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
44 43 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 13.92% 20.48% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 4 6
Average daily rate £375 £213 £274
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% -22.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £430 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
DB2
Berkshire

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 April 2014, 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 7 (87.50%) Retail
1 7 (87.50%) WebSphere
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) UNIX
2 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (62.50%) COBOL
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
4 4 (50.00%) CICS
4 4 (50.00%) JCL
4 4 (50.00%) RedPrairie
5 3 (37.50%) JDA
5 3 (37.50%) ETL
6 2 (25.00%) IBM
6 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (25.00%) HTML
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (25.00%) J2EE
6 2 (25.00%) XML
6 2 (25.00%) Mainframe
7 1 (12.50%) Middleware
7 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (12.50%) JSTL
7 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
7 1 (12.50%) SCCM
7 1 (12.50%) SCOM
7 1 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
7 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Ajax

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (87.50%) WebSphere
2 4 (50.00%) CICS
3 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Introscope
General
1 7 (87.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Ab Initio Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) J2EE
1 2 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) JSTL
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) ISPF
2 1 (12.50%) JSP
2 1 (12.50%) JMS
2 1 (12.50%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) RAD
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) COBOL
3 4 (50.00%) JCL
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (12.50%) Korn
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) RedPrairie
3 3 (37.50%) JDA
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
5 1 (12.50%) Adobe
5 1 (12.50%) Ab Initio
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