The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 67 67 73
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing DB2 13 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.25% 2.00% 1.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.80% 9.03% 8.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 6
Median daily rate £406 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £338 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £490 £356
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
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
224 288 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.46% 22.15% 17.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 150 116
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Median hourly rate £17.00 £26.00 £79.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.61% -67.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing DB2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -4 10 £406 -3.27%
DB2
South East

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DB2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for DB2.

1 26 (56.52%) Finance
2 24 (52.17%) Oracle
3 22 (47.83%) Java
4 20 (43.48%) Unix
5 14 (30.43%) Banking
6 12 (26.09%) WebSphere
6 12 (26.09%) JCL
7 11 (23.91%) Linux
8 9 (19.57%) J2EE
8 9 (19.57%) IBM
8 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
9 8 (17.39%) Business Analysis
10 7 (15.22%) Retail
10 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (15.22%) PowerCenter
10 7 (15.22%) Internet
10 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
11 6 (13.04%) SQL
11 6 (13.04%) XSLT
11 6 (13.04%) ITIL
11 6 (13.04%) Control-M
11 6 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (13.04%) Scrum
11 6 (13.04%) DB2 UDB
12 5 (10.87%) Retail Banking
12 5 (10.87%) Java EE
12 5 (10.87%) Spanish Language
12 5 (10.87%) Spring
12 5 (10.87%) Shell Script
12 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (26.09%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.52%) CICS
3 2 (4.35%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (4.35%) Staffware
3 1 (2.17%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) Internet
2 4 (8.70%) WEP
3 3 (6.52%) Intranet
4 1 (2.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) PowerCenter
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) DB2 UDB
3 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.52%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.17%) Easytrieve
6 1 (2.17%) Essbase
6 1 (2.17%) OLTP
General
1 26 (56.52%) Finance
2 14 (30.43%) Banking
3 7 (15.22%) Retail
4 5 (10.87%) Retail Banking
4 5 (10.87%) Spanish Language
5 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Analyst
2 9 (19.57%) Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Consultant
3 6 (13.04%) DBA
4 5 (10.87%) Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Network Architect
6 3 (6.52%) COBOL Developer
6 3 (6.52%) DB2 Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Informatica Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Production DBA
6 3 (6.52%) Programmer
6 3 (6.52%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Unix DBA
7 2 (4.35%) DB2 Support
7 2 (4.35%) Hadoop Developer
7 2 (4.35%) J2EE Programmer
7 2 (4.35%) Java Hadoop Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) J2EE
2 6 (13.04%) XSLT
3 5 (10.87%) HTML
3 5 (10.87%) Java EE
3 5 (10.87%) SOAP
3 5 (10.87%) Spring
3 5 (10.87%) Struts
3 5 (10.87%) XML
4 4 (8.70%) JSP
4 4 (8.70%) Servlets
4 4 (8.70%) WSDL
5 2 (4.35%) TIBCO EMS
5 2 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (2.17%) HTML5
6 1 (2.17%) ISPF
6 1 (2.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.70%) Clustering
1 4 (8.70%) Mainframe
2 3 (6.52%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (4.35%) Credit Risk
3 2 (4.35%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.35%) VSAM
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) HACMP
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (43.48%) Unix
2 11 (23.91%) Linux
3 5 (10.87%) Windows
4 4 (8.70%) MVS
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.17%) AIX
6 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.17%) Solaris
6 1 (2.17%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.39%) Business Analysis
2 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (13.04%) ITIL
3 6 (13.04%) Scrum
4 5 (10.87%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (10.87%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (10.87%) Waterfall
5 4 (8.70%) Asset Management
5 4 (8.70%) Change Management
5 4 (8.70%) eTOM
5 4 (8.70%) IT Asset Management
5 4 (8.70%) Service Management
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (8.70%) TOGAF
6 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.52%) CRM
6 3 (6.52%) Data Modelling
6 3 (6.52%) Network Design
6 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (47.83%) Java
2 12 (26.09%) JCL
3 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.04%) SQL
5 5 (10.87%) COBOL
5 5 (10.87%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.17%) CLIST
7 1 (2.17%) REXX
7 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) Data Quality
1 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) GPFS
1 1 (2.17%) Time Sharing Option
1 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Control-M
2 3 (6.52%) CA Endevor
2 3 (6.52%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.17%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 24 (52.17%) Oracle
2 9 (19.57%) IBM
3 3 (6.52%) Informatica
3 3 (6.52%) Remedy
3 3 (6.52%) TIBCO
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.17%) Intel
5 1 (2.17%) NetApp
5 1 (2.17%) VMware