The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 66 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DB2 11 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.23% - 0.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.85% - 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £409 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.82% +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 Bristol region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
227 201 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 25.36% 25.48% 22.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 151 78
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £170.00 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+794.73% -
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 Bristol

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) MySQL
2 8 (66.67%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (58.33%) Percona
3 7 (58.33%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (50.00%) ETL
4 6 (50.00%) Big Data
4 6 (50.00%) Puppet
4 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (50.00%) Ansible
4 6 (50.00%) SaltStack
5 5 (41.67%) Replication
6 2 (16.67%) Windows
6 2 (16.67%) SAN
7 1 (8.33%) NetApp
7 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
7 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
7 1 (8.33%) B2B
7 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
7 1 (8.33%) IBM
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (8.33%) NAS
7 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (8.33%) Migration
7 1 (8.33%) Database Mirroring
7 1 (8.33%) Relational Database

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) NAS
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) MySQL
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (50.00%) Big Data
4 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) DBA
2 6 (50.00%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) MySQL DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Server Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (50.00%) ETL
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) B2B
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VB
2 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCDBA
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Puppet
1 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) Percona
3 6 (50.00%) SaltStack
4 1 (8.33%) Talend
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp