The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 30 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 76 73 54
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -19
Contract jobs citing DB2 10 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.88% 0.39% 1.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.85% 2.12% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Average daily rate
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£308 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.81% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £24.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+64.58% -40.00%
DB2
South East

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 Buckinghamshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
206 189 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.07% 18.55% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 94 57
Average daily rate £378 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £419 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 10
Average hourly rate - £36.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +61.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

DB2
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -4 10 £308 -1.60%
Amersham - - - -
DB2
South East

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 15 (68.18%) Finance
2 11 (50.00%) Spanish Language
3 9 (40.91%) Oracle
4 8 (36.36%) COBOL
4 8 (36.36%) Mainframe
4 8 (36.36%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (31.82%) Java
6 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (27.27%) JCL
7 5 (22.73%) Staffware
7 5 (22.73%) Scrum
8 4 (18.18%) Banking
8 4 (18.18%) Spring
8 4 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (18.18%) Control-M
8 4 (18.18%) HTML
8 4 (18.18%) Business Objects
8 4 (18.18%) J2EE
8 4 (18.18%) Struts
8 4 (18.18%) IBM
8 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
8 4 (18.18%) IBM Mainframe
9 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
9 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
9 3 (13.64%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (13.64%) PowerCenter
9 3 (13.64%) PL/1
9 3 (13.64%) UNIX
9 3 (13.64%) ETL
9 3 (13.64%) MySQL

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 4 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.55%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Staffware
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) PowerCenter
1 3 (13.64%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) SSDT
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Ant
1 1 (4.55%) JUnit
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.55%) Rational Rose
General
1 15 (68.18%) Finance
2 11 (50.00%) Spanish Language
3 4 (18.18%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Tester
4 2 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (9.09%) Programmer
4 2 (9.09%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.55%) COBOL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) DB2 Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Mainframe Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.55%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Java Analyst Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Java Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) Spring
1 4 (18.18%) HTML
1 4 (18.18%) J2EE
1 4 (18.18%) Struts
2 1 (4.55%) JSTL
2 1 (4.55%) Java EE
2 1 (4.55%) Ajax
2 1 (4.55%) Spring MVC
2 1 (4.55%) jQuery
2 1 (4.55%) EJB
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) JDBC
2 1 (4.55%) JSP
2 1 (4.55%) Servlets
2 1 (4.55%) JMS
2 1 (4.55%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Mainframe
2 4 (18.18%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (13.64%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (4.55%) SWIFT
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) UNIX
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Systems Analysis
2 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Scrum
4 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
4 3 (13.64%) ETL
5 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.09%) BPEL
5 2 (9.09%) Analytics
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analytics
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) UML
6 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) Data Management
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) COBOL
2 7 (31.82%) Java
3 6 (27.27%) JCL
4 3 (13.64%) PL/1
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Control-M
2 2 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Business Objects
2 4 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (9.09%) Remedy
3 2 (9.09%) Informatica