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 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 35 67 67
Rank change year-on-year
+32 0
Contract jobs citing DB2 58 20 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.67% 1.52% 1.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.59% 8.70% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 5
Average daily rate
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£331 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.85% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £282 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £600 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +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%
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
312 230 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 25.14% 17.49% 17.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 145 95
Average daily rate £375 £315 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -14.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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 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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 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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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 +30 48 £388 +14.81%
DB2
South East

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 41 (50.62%) Finance
2 31 (38.27%) SQL
2 31 (38.27%) Oracle
2 31 (38.27%) UNIX
3 29 (35.80%) DB2 UDB
4 20 (24.69%) VB
5 17 (20.99%) AIX
5 17 (20.99%) Banking
6 16 (19.75%) Technical Analysis
6 16 (19.75%) .NET
7 15 (18.52%) WebSphere
8 14 (17.28%) PowerShell
8 14 (17.28%) Clustering
8 14 (17.28%) HTML
8 14 (17.28%) MS Office
8 14 (17.28%) LDAP
8 14 (17.28%) MS Excel
9 12 (14.81%) Security Management
9 12 (14.81%) Data Protection
9 12 (14.81%) SLA
9 12 (14.81%) Java
10 11 (13.58%) Project Management
10 11 (13.58%) CISSP
10 11 (13.58%) Tivoli
10 11 (13.58%) SOAP
10 11 (13.58%) XML
10 11 (13.58%) Management Information System
10 11 (13.58%) Information Security
10 11 (13.58%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (13.58%) Performance Monitoring

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 15 (18.52%) WebSphere
2 9 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (3.70%) SAS
4 2 (2.47%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.23%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (17.28%) MS Office
1 14 (17.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (11.11%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (2.47%) Staffware
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.28%) LDAP
2 5 (6.17%) Internet
3 3 (3.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (35.80%) DB2 UDB
2 9 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (7.41%) Oracle Database
4 5 (6.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (6.17%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.47%) BusinessObjects XI
6 2 (2.47%) QlikView
7 1 (1.23%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.23%) Data Mart
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.23%) PowerCenter
General
1 41 (50.62%) Finance
2 17 (20.99%) Banking
3 8 (9.88%) Spanish Language
4 4 (4.94%) Retail
5 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.47%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (38.27%) Analyst
2 16 (19.75%) Administrator
3 13 (16.05%) Security Analyst
4 12 (14.81%) DBA
4 12 (14.81%) Developer
5 10 (12.35%) DB2 DBA
5 10 (12.35%) IT Security Analyst
6 7 (8.64%) Analyst Programmer
6 7 (8.64%) Programmer
7 5 (6.17%) WebSphere Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Consultant
9 3 (3.70%) Designer
10 2 (2.47%) QlikView Developer
10 2 (2.47%) WebSphere Consultant
10 2 (2.47%) Technical Analyst
10 2 (2.47%) Team Leader
10 2 (2.47%) Architect
10 2 (2.47%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.75%) .NET
2 14 (17.28%) HTML
3 11 (13.58%) XML
3 11 (13.58%) SOAP
4 8 (9.88%) TIBCO EMS
5 5 (6.17%) J2EE
6 2 (2.47%) JSP
6 2 (2.47%) Struts
6 2 (2.47%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (2.47%) Spring
7 1 (1.23%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.28%) Clustering
2 11 (13.58%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.41%) Mainframe
4 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.70%) IVR
5 3 (3.70%) VSAM
6 2 (2.47%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.47%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (2.47%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.47%) SWIFT
6 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (38.27%) UNIX
2 17 (20.99%) AIX
3 10 (12.35%) Windows
3 10 (12.35%) Linux
4 8 (9.88%) Solaris
5 5 (6.17%) MVS
5 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.75%) Technical Analysis
2 12 (14.81%) Security Management
2 12 (14.81%) Data Protection
3 11 (13.58%) Project Management
3 11 (13.58%) Information Security
3 11 (13.58%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (13.58%) Performance Monitoring
4 10 (12.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 7 (8.64%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (8.64%) High Availability
7 5 (6.17%) Business Analysis
8 4 (4.94%) Change Data Capture
8 4 (4.94%) SDLC
9 3 (3.70%) ITIL
10 2 (2.47%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (2.47%) Asset Management
10 2 (2.47%) Data Management
10 2 (2.47%) Validation
10 2 (2.47%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 31 (38.27%) SQL
2 20 (24.69%) VB
3 14 (17.28%) PowerShell
4 12 (14.81%) Java
5 10 (12.35%) JCL
6 9 (11.11%) COBOL
7 7 (8.64%) Korn
7 7 (8.64%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.70%) VBScript
8 3 (3.70%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (13.58%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.81%) SLA
2 9 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (13.58%) Tivoli
2 4 (4.94%) Control-M
3 3 (3.70%) CA Endevor
3 3 (3.70%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 31 (38.27%) Oracle
2 9 (11.11%) TIBCO
3 6 (7.41%) IBM
4 3 (3.70%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (1.23%) Informatica
5 1 (1.23%) SAP
5 1 (1.23%) Cognos