The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DB2 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.77% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£308 - -
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%
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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 Cardiff region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
137 95 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 34.68% 25.75% 16.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 71 32
Average daily rate £328 £300 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.16% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £207 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £424 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 £21.88 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.57% -
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 Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DB2 across the Cardiff region.

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the Cardiff region.

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 9 (81.82%) Oracle
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Data Management
2 8 (72.73%) SQLPlus
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (72.73%) ETL
2 8 (72.73%) Toad
2 8 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (72.73%) PL/SQL
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) IBM
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) TestDirector
4 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) AS400
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) RPG
4 2 (18.18%) COBOL
4 2 (18.18%) MS Project
4 2 (18.18%) MS Office
4 2 (18.18%) UNIX
4 2 (18.18%) AIX
4 2 (18.18%) UML
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) OS/400
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) iSeries

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Project
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
1 8 (72.73%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (72.73%) SQLPlus
2 1 (9.09%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Toad
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (18.18%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Tester
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Support
2 2 (18.18%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Natural/Adabas Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Adabas Natural Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) AS400
1 2 (18.18%) iSeries
2 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
2 1 (9.09%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) UNIX
1 2 (18.18%) AIX
1 2 (18.18%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Data Management
2 8 (72.73%) ETL
2 8 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) UML
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) PL/SQL
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
2 2 (18.18%) RPG
2 2 (18.18%) COBOL
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
1 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft