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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 45 78 76
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -2
Contract jobs citing DB2 29 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.97% 0.85% 0.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.82% 4.29% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 3
Average daily rate £375 £308 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% +11.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £322 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.45% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £39.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-24.05% +64.58%
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
268 233 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 27.43% 19.70% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 125 108
Average daily rate £390 £363 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.58% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £270 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +14 21 £388 +26.01%
DB2
South East

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 51 (62.96%) Finance
2 43 (53.09%) Oracle
3 37 (45.68%) Java
4 33 (40.74%) Unix
5 30 (37.04%) Linux
6 22 (27.16%) WebSphere
7 21 (25.93%) SQL
8 19 (23.46%) Banking
9 18 (22.22%) DB2 UDB
10 15 (18.52%) Windows
10 15 (18.52%) Data Modelling
10 15 (18.52%) PowerCenter
11 14 (17.28%) SAS
11 14 (17.28%) SQL Server
12 13 (16.05%) JCL
12 13 (16.05%) Performance Tuning
12 13 (16.05%) Performance Monitoring
12 13 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (14.81%) Spanish Language
13 12 (14.81%) Informatica
13 12 (14.81%) Shell Script
13 12 (14.81%) Retail
14 11 (13.58%) Business Analysis
14 11 (13.58%) JavaScript
15 10 (12.35%) Eclipse
15 10 (12.35%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (11.11%) COBOL
16 9 (11.11%) Internet
17 8 (9.88%) HTML

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 22 (27.16%) WebSphere
2 14 (17.28%) SAS
3 3 (3.70%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (2.47%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.23%) Staffware
3 1 (1.23%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.23%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.11%) Internet
2 4 (4.94%) Intranet
3 2 (2.47%) WEP
4 1 (1.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.22%) DB2 UDB
2 15 (18.52%) PowerCenter
3 14 (17.28%) SQL Server
4 10 (12.35%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (9.88%) Hadoop
6 7 (8.64%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (8.64%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (2.47%) Big Data
7 2 (2.47%) MySQL
7 2 (2.47%) OLTP
8 1 (1.23%) Data Mart
8 1 (1.23%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 10 (12.35%) Eclipse
2 6 (7.41%) Introscope
General
1 51 (62.96%) Finance
2 19 (23.46%) Banking
3 12 (14.81%) Retail
3 12 (14.81%) Spanish Language
4 6 (7.41%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (34.57%) Developer
2 21 (25.93%) Analyst
3 11 (13.58%) Administrator
3 11 (13.58%) Java Developer
4 10 (12.35%) Consultant
5 8 (9.88%) SAS Administrator
6 7 (8.64%) Analyst Developer
6 7 (8.64%) DBA
7 5 (6.17%) COBOL Developer
7 5 (6.17%) Developer Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) Informatica Developer
8 4 (4.94%) DB2 Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Integration Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Linux Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Programmer
8 4 (4.94%) SQL Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Systems Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Tools Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Unix DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.88%) HTML
2 7 (8.64%) J2EE
2 7 (8.64%) SAP XI
2 7 (8.64%) Spring
3 6 (7.41%) XSLT
4 5 (6.17%) Java EE
4 5 (6.17%) SOAP
4 5 (6.17%) Struts
4 5 (6.17%) XML
5 4 (4.94%) JSP
5 4 (4.94%) WSDL
6 3 (3.70%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (2.47%) HTML5
7 2 (2.47%) scikit-learn
7 2 (2.47%) Servlets
8 1 (1.23%) CSS
8 1 (1.23%) jQuery
8 1 (1.23%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.05%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.41%) Clustering
3 5 (6.17%) Data Integration
3 5 (6.17%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.70%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (2.47%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.47%) HACMP
5 2 (2.47%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.47%) Statistics
5 2 (2.47%) VSAM
6 1 (1.23%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 33 (40.74%) Unix
2 30 (37.04%) Linux
3 15 (18.52%) Windows
4 6 (7.41%) MVS
5 3 (3.70%) AIX
5 3 (3.70%) Solaris
5 3 (3.70%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.52%) Data Modelling
2 13 (16.05%) Performance Monitoring
2 13 (16.05%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (13.58%) Business Analysis
4 9 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (9.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (8.64%) Analytics
6 7 (8.64%) Scrum
7 5 (6.17%) Asset Management
7 5 (6.17%) Coaching
7 5 (6.17%) Data Management
7 5 (6.17%) Validation
7 5 (6.17%) Waterfall
8 3 (3.70%) ETL
8 3 (3.70%) ITIL
8 3 (3.70%) Migration
8 3 (3.70%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.70%) Service Management
8 3 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (3.70%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 37 (45.68%) Java
2 21 (25.93%) SQL
3 13 (16.05%) JCL
4 12 (14.81%) Shell Script
5 11 (13.58%) JavaScript
6 9 (11.11%) COBOL
7 2 (2.47%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.47%) Python
8 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.23%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (2.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) SLA
2 5 (6.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) GPFS
1 2 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (7.41%) CA Wily
2 5 (6.17%) Control-M
3 3 (3.70%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.23%) CA Endevor
4 1 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.23%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 43 (53.09%) Oracle
2 12 (14.81%) Informatica
3 7 (8.64%) IBM
3 7 (8.64%) SAP
4 6 (7.41%) CA
5 3 (3.70%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.47%) Adobe
6 2 (2.47%) Google
6 2 (2.47%) Intel
6 2 (2.47%) NetApp
6 2 (2.47%) Omniture
6 2 (2.47%) Remedy
6 2 (2.47%) VMware
7 1 (1.23%) Microsoft