The first table below looks at the demand for DB2 UDB skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 UDB over the 3 months to 17 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 City of London 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2 Universal Database (DB2 UDB)
Rank 205 198 218
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +20
Contract jobs citing DB2 UDB 5 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.077% 0.032% 0.062%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.35% 0.14% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Average daily rate £500 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1440 1415 1512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.28% 22.78% 18.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1050 1099 1066
Average daily rate £430 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 16
Average hourly rate £27.50 £52.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.61% +10.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
DB2 UDB
London

DB2 UDB
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

DB2 UDB Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

DB2 UDB
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

DB2 UDB Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

DB2 UDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing DB2 UDB 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 UDB.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Sybase
1 7 (100.00%) DB2
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Banking
3 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
3 5 (71.43%) JDBC
3 5 (71.43%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) Perl
3 5 (71.43%) UML
3 5 (71.43%) Python
3 5 (71.43%) JMS
3 5 (71.43%) OOD
3 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
4 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
4 4 (57.14%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (57.14%) Multithreading
4 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
4 4 (57.14%) Spring
5 3 (42.86%) C#
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) Linux
6 2 (28.57%) Database Security
7 1 (14.29%) C-shell
7 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
7 1 (14.29%) Derivative
7 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
7 1 (14.29%) TDD
7 1 (14.29%) .NET
7 1 (14.29%) OO

DB2 UDB
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing DB2 UDB 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 UDB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) DB2
2 4 (57.14%) RDBMS
2 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Database Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) JDBC
1 5 (71.43%) JMS
1 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 4 (57.14%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) J2SE
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Derivative
1 1 (14.29%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) UML
1 5 (71.43%) OOD
2 4 (57.14%) OOA/OOD
2 4 (57.14%) Multithreading
3 2 (28.57%) Database Security
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) Perl
1 5 (71.43%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) C-shell
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Sybase
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