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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 67 73 50
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -23
Contract jobs citing DB2 13 9 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.09% 0.83% 2.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.67% 4.39% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 6
Average daily rate
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£313 £510 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.66% +78.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £277 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £742 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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
195 205 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 16.35% 18.82% 20.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 114 104
Average daily rate £325 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Average hourly rate £20.50 £15.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.25% +10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £13.00 £13.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.90 £103.75 £18.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +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
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 August 2014. 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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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 +1 11 £313 -38.66%
DB2
South East

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 22 (53.66%) Finance
2 14 (34.15%) IBM
3 12 (29.27%) Java
3 12 (29.27%) Banking
4 11 (26.83%) Oracle
4 11 (26.83%) UNIX
4 11 (26.83%) Mainframe
5 10 (24.39%) WebSphere
5 10 (24.39%) IBM Mainframe
6 9 (21.95%) XML
6 9 (21.95%) SQL
7 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
7 8 (19.51%) XSLT
8 7 (17.07%) AIX
8 7 (17.07%) J2EE
8 7 (17.07%) JCL
9 6 (14.63%) Spanish Language
9 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
9 6 (14.63%) COBOL
10 5 (12.20%) Linux
10 5 (12.20%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
10 5 (12.20%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (9.76%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (9.76%) Migration
11 4 (9.76%) ISPF
11 4 (9.76%) MAINVIEW
11 4 (9.76%) BMC
11 4 (9.76%) REXX
11 4 (9.76%) Internet

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 10 (24.39%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.32%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (7.32%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (7.32%) FileNet
3 1 (2.44%) TIBCO EMS
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) AWD
2 2 (4.88%) Staffware
3 1 (2.44%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Internet
2 2 (4.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) PowerCenter
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.44%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) SSDT
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (4.88%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.44%) MyEclipse
3 1 (2.44%) Rational Rose
3 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.44%) Ant
3 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (53.66%) Finance
2 12 (29.27%) Banking
3 6 (14.63%) Spanish Language
4 3 (7.32%) Retail
5 2 (4.88%) General Ledger
6 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (43.90%) Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Developer
4 4 (9.76%) DBA
4 4 (9.76%) Administrator
4 4 (9.76%) Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) DB2 DBA
5 3 (7.32%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (7.32%) Programmer
5 3 (7.32%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.44%) Java Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Performance Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Performance Manager
7 1 (2.44%) COBOL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) XML
2 8 (19.51%) XSLT
3 7 (17.07%) J2EE
4 4 (9.76%) ISPF
5 3 (7.32%) Web Services
6 2 (4.88%) JSP
6 2 (4.88%) jQuery
6 2 (4.88%) Ajax
7 1 (2.44%) ICEfaces
7 1 (2.44%) Servlets
7 1 (2.44%) Struts
7 1 (2.44%) HTML
7 1 (2.44%) EJB
7 1 (2.44%) CSS
7 1 (2.44%) JDBC
7 1 (2.44%) Java EE
7 1 (2.44%) JSTL
7 1 (2.44%) Spring Web Flow
7 1 (2.44%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (2.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Mainframe
2 10 (24.39%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (7.32%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (4.88%) EMC Centera
4 2 (4.88%) VSAM
4 2 (4.88%) Online Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) UNIX
2 7 (17.07%) AIX
3 5 (12.20%) Linux
4 2 (4.88%) Windows
5 1 (2.44%) Solaris
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.20%) Systems Analysis
1 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
1 5 (12.20%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (9.76%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (9.76%) Migration
3 3 (7.32%) Scrum
4 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
4 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (4.88%) Performance Testing
4 2 (4.88%) Integration Testing
4 2 (4.88%) Test Scripting
4 2 (4.88%) System Testing
4 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.88%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (4.88%) Database Tuning
4 2 (4.88%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.44%) Data Mapping
5 1 (2.44%) Web Development
5 1 (2.44%) Test Strategy
5 1 (2.44%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (29.27%) Java
2 9 (21.95%) SQL
3 7 (17.07%) JCL
4 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.63%) COBOL
5 4 (9.76%) REXX
6 3 (7.32%) VB
7 2 (4.88%) C++
8 1 (2.44%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) MAINVIEW
2 3 (7.32%) Tivoli
2 3 (7.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.44%) Control-M
4 1 (2.44%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) IBM
2 11 (26.83%) Oracle
3 4 (9.76%) BMC
4 3 (7.32%) Kofax
4 3 (7.32%) ReadSoft
5 2 (4.88%) EMC
5 2 (4.88%) Remedy
6 1 (2.44%) Informatica
6 1 (2.44%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.44%) JBoss
6 1 (2.44%) HP
6 1 (2.44%) ION Trading