The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2
London / City of London
Rank 136 133 158
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +25
Contract jobs citing DB2 19 14 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.65% 0.46% 0.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.21% 1.75% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 28
Median daily rate £450 £513 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £403 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £608
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £336
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +18.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £29.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -26.58%

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 City of London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
858 799 1203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.27% 26.17% 23.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 695 628 961
Median daily rate £475 £483 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.55% +13.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £345 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +150.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing DB2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

DB2
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 across the City of London region.

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DB2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for DB2.

1 24 (64.86%) SQL
2 23 (62.16%) Oracle
3 22 (59.46%) Sybase
4 20 (54.05%) Python
4 20 (54.05%) Relational Database
5 17 (45.95%) Teradata
5 17 (45.95%) C++
5 17 (45.95%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (45.95%) NoSQL
6 16 (43.24%) R
6 16 (43.24%) Predictive Modelling
6 16 (43.24%) Data Quality
6 16 (43.24%) Degree
6 16 (43.24%) Data Modelling
6 16 (43.24%) Data Management
6 16 (43.24%) Netezza
7 15 (40.54%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (40.54%) Dimensional Modelling
7 15 (40.54%) SDLC
8 14 (37.84%) Data Structures
8 14 (37.84%) Data Transformation
9 8 (21.62%) Banking
9 8 (21.62%) Finance
9 8 (21.62%) Java
10 7 (18.92%) Linux
10 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
11 5 (13.51%) Unix
11 5 (13.51%) JMS
11 5 (13.51%) IBM
11 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.81%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.11%) CICS
3 1 (2.70%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Maximo
1 1 (2.70%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) IaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Firewall
2 2 (5.41%) 802.11
2 2 (5.41%) AMQP
2 2 (5.41%) Ethernet
2 2 (5.41%) Internet
2 2 (5.41%) LAN
2 2 (5.41%) MPLS
2 2 (5.41%) Network Security
2 2 (5.41%) SSH
2 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.41%) VPN
2 2 (5.41%) WAN
3 1 (2.70%) DNS
3 1 (2.70%) SNMP
3 1 (2.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (54.05%) Relational Database
2 17 (45.95%) NoSQL
3 15 (40.54%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
5 4 (10.81%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.41%) Adabas
6 2 (5.41%) KDB
6 2 (5.41%) Kdb+
6 2 (5.41%) MariaDB
6 2 (5.41%) MySQL
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.70%) Impala
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (2.70%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) JUnit
2 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.41%) Maven
2 2 (5.41%) MSI
2 2 (5.41%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
3 1 (2.70%) Selenium
3 1 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (21.62%) Banking
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Front Office
3 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Analyst
2 16 (43.24%) Data Analyst
3 11 (29.73%) SQL Analyst
3 11 (29.73%) SQL Data Analyst
4 10 (27.03%) Developer
5 9 (24.32%) Oracle Analyst
5 9 (24.32%) Teradata Analyst
6 5 (13.51%) Java Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Architect
8 3 (8.11%) Data Architect
8 3 (8.11%) Lead Data Architect
9 2 (5.41%) DBA
9 2 (5.41%) KDB Developer
9 2 (5.41%) MIS Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (5.41%) Senior MIS Developer
10 1 (2.70%) DB2 DBA
10 1 (2.70%) Environment Manager
10 1 (2.70%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) JMS
2 3 (8.11%) HTML
2 3 (8.11%) J2SE
2 3 (8.11%) Middleware
2 3 (8.11%) Spring
2 3 (8.11%) XML
2 3 (8.11%) XSD
3 2 (5.41%) .NET
3 2 (5.41%) 802.1X
3 2 (5.41%) J2EE
3 2 (5.41%) jQuery
3 2 (5.41%) JSON
3 2 (5.41%) JSON Schema
3 2 (5.41%) Node.js
3 2 (5.41%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (5.41%) Rendezvous
3 2 (5.41%) REST
3 2 (5.41%) RESTful
4 1 (2.70%) CSS
4 1 (2.70%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Data Structures
2 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.81%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.41%) Clustering
4 2 (5.41%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (5.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.41%) PKI
4 2 (5.41%) SWIFT
4 2 (5.41%) VSAM
5 1 (2.70%) AS400
5 1 (2.70%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) Unix
3 4 (10.81%) Windows
4 1 (2.70%) AIX
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (2.70%) SUSE
4 1 (2.70%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (43.24%) Data Management
2 16 (43.24%) Data Modelling
2 16 (43.24%) Predictive Modelling
3 15 (40.54%) Dimensional Modelling
3 15 (40.54%) SDLC
4 14 (37.84%) Data Transformation
5 3 (8.11%) ITIL
5 3 (8.11%) Microservices
6 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.41%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (5.41%) Database Security
6 2 (5.41%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.41%) OO
6 2 (5.41%) Release Management
6 2 (5.41%) SIEM
6 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 2 (5.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (64.86%) SQL
2 20 (54.05%) Python
3 17 (45.95%) C++
4 16 (43.24%) R
5 8 (21.62%) Java
6 4 (10.81%) Perl
7 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
7 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.41%) C#
8 2 (5.41%) JCL
8 2 (5.41%) NATURAL
8 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
8 2 (5.41%) Scala
9 1 (2.70%) C
9 1 (2.70%) COBOL
9 1 (2.70%) Korn
9 1 (2.70%) REXX
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (43.24%) Data Quality
2 3 (8.11%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.41%) COBIT
3 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) HDFS
2 1 (2.70%) RACF
2 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Ansible
1 1 (2.70%) OMEGAMON
1 1 (2.70%) Oozie
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
1 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.70%) zSecure
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) Oracle
2 22 (59.46%) Sybase
3 17 (45.95%) Teradata
4 16 (43.24%) Netezza
5 5 (13.51%) IBM
6 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.41%) TIBCO
7 2 (5.41%) WorldPay
8 1 (2.70%) Actuate
8 1 (2.70%) BMC
8 1 (2.70%) Canoo
8 1 (2.70%) Citrix
8 1 (2.70%) Compuware
8 1 (2.70%) jBASE
8 1 (2.70%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (2.70%) Symantec
8 1 (2.70%) Temenos
8 1 (2.70%) VMware