The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 30 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing DB2 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.67% 0.48% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.13% 2.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £300 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £419 £400
% change year-on-year
-10.50% +4.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.75 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-13.12% -
DB2
East Sussex

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 Brighton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
78 45 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 32.50% 21.43% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 37 27
Average daily rate £388 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £267 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
4 4 (50.00%) Migration
5 3 (37.50%) Replication
5 3 (37.50%) Information Security
5 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
5 3 (37.50%) Data Architecture
5 3 (37.50%) Pega
5 3 (37.50%) Data Guard
5 3 (37.50%) High Availability
5 3 (37.50%) zOS
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
5 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (37.50%) Logical Data Model
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (25.00%) Data Transformation
6 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
6 2 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) Mainframe
6 2 (25.00%) ETL
6 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (25.00%) Data Validation
6 2 (25.00%) DB2 UDB
6 2 (25.00%) Validation

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) AWD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) DB2 UDB
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Ant
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) ETL Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Architect
3 1 (12.50%) DB2 Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) DB2 DBA
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java E-Commerce Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Web Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Web Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) CSS3
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Replication
2 2 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) zOS
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Data Modelling
2 4 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Data Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (37.50%) High Availability
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) Data Transformation
4 2 (25.00%) Data Validation
4 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) Validation
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 1 (12.50%) OOP
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) VB6
3 1 (12.50%) VC++
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Pega
3 2 (25.00%) Teradata
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft