The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Cardiff 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank - - 23
Contract jobs citing DB2 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - - 3.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate
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- - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -23.72%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
95 44 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 25.75% 16.73% 32.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 34 49
Average daily rate £300 £363 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +9.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £21.88 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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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
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 27 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) RPG
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) OS/400
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) iSeries
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) AS400
2 1 (50.00%) TestDirector
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) iSeries
2 1 (50.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) OS/400
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) RPG
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft