The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 70 65 45
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -20
Contract jobs citing DB2 15 4 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.24% 0.48% 2.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.06% 2.99% 11.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 13
Average daily rate £306 £288 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.52% -17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £258 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £318 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-45.45% -9.09%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
186 134 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 15.42% 16.05% 24.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 78 148
Average daily rate £325 £294 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.63% -8.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 1
Average hourly rate £79.75 £22.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+254.44% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £29.16
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.97%
DB2
South East

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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -5 15 £306 +6.52% 3
High Wycombe - - - -
DB2
South East

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Mainframe
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) IBM
3 5 (29.41%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) JCL
3 5 (29.41%) Banking
3 5 (29.41%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (23.53%) ISPF
4 4 (23.53%) BMC
4 4 (23.53%) MAINVIEW
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
4 4 (23.53%) REXX
4 4 (23.53%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (23.53%) XML
4 4 (23.53%) XSLT
5 3 (17.65%) COBOL
5 3 (17.65%) Middleware
5 3 (17.65%) Retail
5 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
6 2 (11.76%) Database Tuning
6 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
6 2 (11.76%) Spanish Language
6 2 (11.76%) Credit Risk
6 2 (11.76%) Migration
6 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (11.76%) C#

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 4 (23.53%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.88%) CICS
2 1 (5.88%) FileNet
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (5.88%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Staffware
1 1 (5.88%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (5.88%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
1 1 (5.88%) TIBCO iProcess
1 1 (5.88%) AWD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (5.88%) Ant
General
1 10 (58.82%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Retail
4 2 (11.76%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) DB2 DBA
2 4 (23.53%) DBA
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (11.76%) Programmer
3 2 (11.76%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Java Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) TIBCO Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Mainframe Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Credit Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) ISPF
1 4 (23.53%) XML
1 4 (23.53%) XSLT
2 3 (17.65%) Middleware
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 1 (5.88%) J2EE
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) EJB
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) JDBC
4 1 (5.88%) JSP
4 1 (5.88%) Servlets
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) JSTL
4 1 (5.88%) Spring
4 1 (5.88%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Mainframe
2 5 (29.41%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (11.76%) Credit Risk
4 1 (5.88%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) UNIX
1 2 (11.76%) AIX
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (17.65%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Database Tuning
3 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) ETL
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.88%) Data Mapping
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) JCL
3 4 (23.53%) REXX
4 3 (17.65%) COBOL
5 2 (11.76%) C#
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.88%) VB
6 1 (5.88%) C++
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) MAINVIEW
2 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
1 6 (35.29%) IBM
2 4 (23.53%) BMC
3 1 (5.88%) EMC
3 1 (5.88%) Kofax
3 1 (5.88%) ReadSoft
3 1 (5.88%) Remedy
3 1 (5.88%) TIBCO
3 1 (5.88%) Informatica
3 1 (5.88%) ION Trading
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