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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 13 20 37
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +17
Contract jobs citing DB2 20 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 8.97% 4.31% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 55.56% 21.43% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 1
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£425 £383 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £22.50
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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
36 42 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 16.14% 20.10% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 3
Average daily rate £463 £387 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.50% +82.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £284
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -65.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-17.69% +8.33%

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 2 June 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 18 (75.00%) Java
2 15 (62.50%) IBM
2 15 (62.50%) WebSphere
3 14 (58.33%) Retail
3 14 (58.33%) SQL
3 14 (58.33%) UNIX
4 13 (54.17%) E-Commerce
4 13 (54.17%) XML
5 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
5 11 (45.83%) HTML
6 10 (41.67%) J2EE
7 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (33.33%) Flash
8 8 (33.33%) Automated Testing
8 8 (33.33%) System Testing
8 8 (33.33%) DbVisualizer
9 7 (29.17%) AIX
9 7 (29.17%) Linux
10 6 (25.00%) MQSeries
10 6 (25.00%) Oracle
10 6 (25.00%) HP
10 6 (25.00%) ISEB
10 6 (25.00%) Degree
10 6 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (20.83%) Regression Testing
11 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (20.83%) QuickTest Pro
11 5 (20.83%) LoadRunner
11 5 (20.83%) Apache
11 5 (20.83%) Windows

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 15 (62.50%) WebSphere
2 6 (25.00%) MQSeries
3 5 (20.83%) Apache
4 3 (12.50%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (12.50%) Commerce Server
4 3 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (4.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (4.17%) GlassFish
6 1 (4.17%) CICS
6 1 (4.17%) JBoss
6 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Fredhopper
1 1 (4.17%) BusinessWare
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) HTTP
2 3 (12.50%) FTP
3 2 (8.33%) Internet
3 2 (8.33%) LAN
3 2 (8.33%) WAN
3 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.33%) SNA
3 2 (8.33%) SSL
3 2 (8.33%) APPN
4 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) DbVisualizer
2 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (20.83%) LoadRunner
2 4 (16.67%) Subversion
3 3 (12.50%) JBehave
3 3 (12.50%) WebDriver
3 3 (12.50%) Selenium
4 1 (4.17%) XMLSpy
4 1 (4.17%) Ant
4 1 (4.17%) JUnit
General
1 14 (58.33%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Test Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 3 (12.50%) Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) AWS Developer
6 1 (4.17%) AIX Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Middleware Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) DBA
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Management Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) webMethods Developer
6 1 (4.17%) DB2 DBA
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Developer
6 1 (4.17%) UNIX Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) XML
2 11 (45.83%) HTML
3 10 (41.67%) J2EE
4 8 (33.33%) Flash
5 3 (12.50%) Gherkin
5 3 (12.50%) RESTful
5 3 (12.50%) CSS
6 2 (8.33%) Middleware
6 2 (8.33%) Spring
6 2 (8.33%) APPC
6 2 (8.33%) Ajax
6 2 (8.33%) Worklight
7 1 (4.17%) JSON
7 1 (4.17%) YAML
7 1 (4.17%) jQuery
7 1 (4.17%) JSF
7 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
7 1 (4.17%) WSDL
7 1 (4.17%) XSD
7 1 (4.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) AS400
2 2 (8.33%) iSeries
3 1 (4.17%) Web 2.0
3 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) UNIX
2 7 (29.17%) AIX
2 7 (29.17%) Linux
3 5 (20.83%) Windows
4 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.33%) OS/400
4 2 (8.33%) i5/OS
4 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) E-Commerce
2 8 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 8 (33.33%) System Testing
3 5 (20.83%) Regression Testing
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (12.50%) Coaching
5 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 3 (12.50%) TDD
5 3 (12.50%) Document Management
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL
6 2 (8.33%) B2B
6 2 (8.33%) B2C
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) Change Management
6 2 (8.33%) Patch Management
7 1 (4.17%) Open Source
7 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) Java
2 14 (58.33%) SQL
3 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 3 (12.50%) Python
4 3 (12.50%) COBOL
5 2 (8.33%) C
5 2 (8.33%) RPG
5 2 (8.33%) Jython
5 2 (8.33%) Korn
5 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.17%) JCL
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) ISEB
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
1 6 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 2 (8.33%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.33%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Tivoli NetView
2 1 (4.17%) Ansible
2 1 (4.17%) yum
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) IBM
2 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 6 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.33%) EMC
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) NetIQ
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) AppDynamics
4 1 (4.17%) RedPrairie
4 1 (4.17%) Adobe
4 1 (4.17%) Software AG
4 1 (4.17%) JDA
4 1 (4.17%) Vitria
4 1 (4.17%) webMethods
4 1 (4.17%) Cognos