The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 69 56 71
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Contract jobs citing DB2 6 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.64% 1.69% 0.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.65% 7.39% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Average daily rate £368 £451 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.30% +41.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £342 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £463 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.45% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £39.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-24.05% +64.58%
DB2
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
129 176 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.67% 22.83% 23.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 112 112
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £275 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 £36.00 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% +109.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £36.00 £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £36.00 £66.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

DB2
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Knutsford -4 6 £368 -20.37% 1
DB2
North West

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (47.62%) Oracle
1 10 (47.62%) Mainframe
2 9 (42.86%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) Unix
3 7 (33.33%) Finance
3 7 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 6 (28.57%) Banking
4 6 (28.57%) Windows
4 6 (28.57%) JBoss
5 5 (23.81%) Struts
5 5 (23.81%) J2EE
5 5 (23.81%) LAN
6 4 (19.05%) CMDB
6 4 (19.05%) NAS
6 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (19.05%) MVS
6 4 (19.05%) ETL
6 4 (19.05%) IBM
6 4 (19.05%) SAN
6 4 (19.05%) CICS
6 4 (19.05%) Java
6 4 (19.05%) Linux
6 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
7 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
7 3 (14.29%) Client/Server
7 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
7 3 (14.29%) SOA
7 3 (14.29%) Web Services
7 3 (14.29%) JavaScript

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 7 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 6 (28.57%) JBoss
3 4 (19.05%) CICS
4 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
5 1 (4.76%) Apache
5 1 (4.76%) MQSeries
5 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) LAN
2 4 (19.05%) NAS
2 4 (19.05%) SAN
3 3 (14.29%) SSL
4 1 (4.76%) FTP
4 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) FishEye
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) ClearCase
2 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) JIRA
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) JMeter
3 1 (4.76%) JUnit
3 1 (4.76%) LoadUI
3 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Billing
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Analyst
1 5 (23.81%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Database Architect
2 4 (19.05%) DB2 DBA
2 4 (19.05%) DBA
3 3 (14.29%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Middleware Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Senior DB2 DBA
3 3 (14.29%) Senior DBA
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (9.52%) HTML Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Mainframe Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Mainframe DBA
4 2 (9.52%) Mainframe Operations Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Messaging Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Messaging Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) J2EE
1 5 (23.81%) Struts
2 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) HTML5
2 3 (14.29%) Middleware
2 3 (14.29%) Spring
2 3 (14.29%) Web Services
2 3 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (9.52%) EJB
3 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
3 2 (9.52%) JMS
3 2 (9.52%) JSP
3 2 (9.52%) Servlets
3 2 (9.52%) WSDL
3 2 (9.52%) XML
3 2 (9.52%) XSD
4 1 (4.76%) CSS
4 1 (4.76%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (4.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Mainframe
2 4 (19.05%) CMDB
2 4 (19.05%) Data Centre
3 3 (14.29%) AS400
3 3 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 3 (14.29%) Clustering
4 2 (9.52%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (9.52%) PMI
5 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.76%) DLPAR
5 1 (4.76%) HACMP
5 1 (4.76%) iSeries
5 1 (4.76%) LPAR
5 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Unix
2 6 (28.57%) Windows
3 4 (19.05%) Linux
3 4 (19.05%) MVS
3 4 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (14.29%) VME
5 1 (4.76%) AIX
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) ETL
2 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 3 (14.29%) SOA
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) BDD
3 2 (9.52%) CMMI
3 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) RUP
3 2 (9.52%) SDLC
3 2 (9.52%) Service Management
3 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.52%) TDD
3 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.76%) Benchmarking
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) COBOL
3 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) Assembly Language
4 2 (9.52%) JCL
4 2 (9.52%) REXX
5 1 (4.76%) C
5 1 (4.76%) C++
5 1 (4.76%) Jython
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) RACF
1 2 (9.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (4.76%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.76%) Legato
2 1 (4.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) IBM
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.52%) Chordiant
5 1 (4.76%) SAP
5 1 (4.76%) Sun
Knutsford, Cheshire
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