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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 59 68 49
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Contract jobs citing DB2 20 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.99% 0.75% 1.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.38% 3.82% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £373 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% -23.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £315 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £420 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £27.73
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
271 157 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 27.02% 19.67% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 91 73
Average daily rate £450 £326 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -14.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 4 May 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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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
Chester +9 5 £427 +37.74% 2
Crewe - 3 - -
Knutsford - 2 £368 -
DB2
North West

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 17 (60.71%) IBM
2 11 (39.29%) CICS
2 11 (39.29%) Mainframe
2 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) IBM Mainframe
3 10 (35.71%) Banking
3 10 (35.71%) Java
4 9 (32.14%) SQL
4 9 (32.14%) Finance
5 7 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 6 (21.43%) Degree
6 6 (21.43%) Agile Project Management
6 6 (21.43%) JNDI
6 6 (21.43%) Project Management
6 6 (21.43%) .NET
6 6 (21.43%) J2EE
6 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 6 (21.43%) JDBC
6 6 (21.43%) JSP
6 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 6 (21.43%) JMS
7 5 (17.86%) IntelliJ
7 5 (17.86%) JUnit
7 5 (17.86%) OO
7 5 (17.86%) MQSeries
7 5 (17.86%) Oracle
7 5 (17.86%) COBOL
7 5 (17.86%) REXX
7 5 (17.86%) zOS
7 5 (17.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 11 (39.29%) CICS
2 5 (17.86%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.14%) ATM
3 1 (3.57%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.71%) Ingres
3 3 (10.71%) Informix
4 1 (3.57%) SAP BW
4 1 (3.57%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) IntelliJ
1 5 (17.86%) JUnit
2 1 (3.57%) ClearCase
2 1 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (35.71%) Banking
2 9 (32.14%) Finance
3 3 (10.71%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Developer
1 5 (17.86%) Java Developer
1 5 (17.86%) Programmer
2 4 (14.29%) Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Mainframe Programmer
3 3 (10.71%) Designer
4 2 (7.14%) Head of Technology
4 2 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (3.57%) Tester
5 1 (3.57%) Database Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (3.57%) ATM Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) SAP Architect
5 1 (3.57%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) JNDI
1 6 (21.43%) .NET
1 6 (21.43%) J2EE
1 6 (21.43%) JDBC
1 6 (21.43%) JSP
1 6 (21.43%) JMS
2 5 (17.86%) ISPF
3 2 (7.14%) CSS3
3 2 (7.14%) HTML5
3 2 (7.14%) CSS
3 2 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Mainframe
1 11 (39.29%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) zOS
2 4 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) Android
3 2 (7.14%) Windows CE
4 1 (3.57%) AIX
4 1 (3.57%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 6 (21.43%) Agile Project Management
3 6 (21.43%) Project Management
4 5 (17.86%) OO
4 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
4 5 (17.86%) Migration
5 3 (10.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Database Security
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.57%) SIEM
7 1 (3.57%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) Java
2 9 (32.14%) SQL
3 5 (17.86%) COBOL
3 5 (17.86%) REXX
4 4 (14.29%) JCL
4 4 (14.29%) Assembly Language
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) PHP
5 2 (7.14%) C#
5 2 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) GPFS
2 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) IBM
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle
3 5 (17.86%) JNBridge
4 3 (10.71%) Sybase
4 3 (10.71%) Teradata
5 1 (3.57%) SAP
5 1 (3.57%) McAfee
5 1 (3.57%) Rapid7
5 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
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