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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 156 128 170
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +42
Contract jobs citing DB2 40 76 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.72% 1.14% 0.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.19% 4.58% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 56 20
Average daily rate
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£407 £403 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.99% -10.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £350 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £703
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.30% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £32.10 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+23.05% -19.75%
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London

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
1252 1659 1417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.40% 24.95% 23.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1010 1243 1097
Average daily rate £425 £430 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% -1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 9
Average hourly rate £30.00 £41.53 £20.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.76% +101.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £34.15 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £151.85 £49.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 40 (48.78%) SQL
2 32 (39.02%) Oracle
3 26 (31.71%) Finance
4 25 (30.49%) Java
4 25 (30.49%) Linux
5 18 (21.95%) SQL Server
6 17 (20.73%) Hadoop
7 16 (19.51%) Sybase
7 16 (19.51%) JavaScript
7 16 (19.51%) UNIX
8 15 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (18.29%) HTML
9 14 (17.07%) Banking
9 14 (17.07%) Relational Database
10 13 (15.85%) Windows
10 13 (15.85%) Perl
10 13 (15.85%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (15.85%) IBM
11 12 (14.63%) E-Commerce
11 12 (14.63%) Data Modelling
12 11 (13.41%) Mainframe
12 11 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (12.20%) Maven
14 9 (10.98%) RDBMS
14 9 (10.98%) AIX
14 9 (10.98%) Business Objects
15 8 (9.76%) JSP
15 8 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (9.76%) Change Management
15 8 (9.76%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 6 (7.32%) CICS
2 5 (6.10%) SAS
3 3 (3.66%) IIS
3 3 (3.66%) Apache
3 3 (3.66%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.44%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 1 (1.22%) Confluence
5 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.22%) Node.js
5 1 (1.22%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.22%) Tuxedo
5 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.22%) FileNet
5 1 (1.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.22%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.22%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.10%) Network Security
2 4 (4.88%) SAN
2 4 (4.88%) Internet
3 3 (3.66%) BGP
3 3 (3.66%) Firewall
3 3 (3.66%) IPsec
3 3 (3.66%) Ethernet
3 3 (3.66%) VPN
3 3 (3.66%) DNS
3 3 (3.66%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (3.66%) VLAN
3 3 (3.66%) NetScaler
3 3 (3.66%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (3.66%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (2.44%) LDAP
4 2 (2.44%) AMQP
4 2 (2.44%) Wireless
5 1 (1.22%) SSH
5 1 (1.22%) RFID
5 1 (1.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 17 (20.73%) Hadoop
3 14 (17.07%) Relational Database
4 9 (10.98%) RDBMS
5 8 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (9.76%) MongoDB
6 6 (7.32%) NoSQL
7 5 (6.10%) Big Data
7 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database
8 4 (4.88%) Sybase ASE
8 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (3.66%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (3.66%) Siebel EIM
10 2 (2.44%) SAP BW
10 2 (2.44%) SAP BI
10 2 (2.44%) MySQL
10 2 (2.44%) QlikView
10 2 (2.44%) DB2 UDB
10 2 (2.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (12.20%) Maven
2 4 (4.88%) Ant
2 4 (4.88%) ClearCase
3 2 (2.44%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.44%) JUnit
3 2 (2.44%) XPEDITER
3 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.44%) JIRA
3 2 (2.44%) Selenium
4 1 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.22%) Mockito
4 1 (1.22%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.22%) Redmine
4 1 (1.22%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.22%) Subversion
4 1 (1.22%) Checkstyle
4 1 (1.22%) PowerDesigner
General
1 26 (31.71%) Finance
2 14 (17.07%) Banking
3 7 (8.54%) Retail
3 7 (8.54%) Marketing
4 6 (7.32%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.88%) Advertising
5 4 (4.88%) Front Office
5 4 (4.88%) Back Office
6 1 (1.22%) Legal
6 1 (1.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (43.90%) Developer
2 20 (24.39%) Analyst
3 16 (19.51%) Java Developer
4 10 (12.20%) DBA
5 9 (10.98%) Architect
6 6 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (7.32%) DB2 DBA
7 5 (6.10%) Sybase DBA
8 4 (4.88%) Data Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (4.88%) DB2 Developer
8 4 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) Network Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Database Developer
9 3 (3.66%) Sybase Developer
9 3 (3.66%) SAS Developer
10 2 (2.44%) Siebel Architect
10 2 (2.44%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (2.44%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.29%) HTML
2 8 (9.76%) JSP
3 7 (8.54%) JMS
3 7 (8.54%) Spring
4 6 (7.32%) RESTful
5 5 (6.10%) Middleware
5 5 (6.10%) Hibernate
5 5 (6.10%) Web Services
5 5 (6.10%) XML
6 4 (4.88%) J2EE
6 4 (4.88%) CSS
6 4 (4.88%) Servlets
7 3 (3.66%) XSD
7 3 (3.66%) ISPF
7 3 (3.66%) JSON
7 3 (3.66%) Regular Expression
8 2 (2.44%) D3.js
8 2 (2.44%) MDX
8 2 (2.44%) HTML5
8 2 (2.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Mainframe
1 11 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.54%) Replication
3 6 (7.32%) Derivative
3 6 (7.32%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.10%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (4.88%) Credit Derivative
5 4 (4.88%) Fixed Income
6 3 (3.66%) CLARiiON
6 3 (3.66%) Symmetrix
6 3 (3.66%) AS400
7 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.44%) Statistics
7 2 (2.44%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.44%) Social Network
7 2 (2.44%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.22%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.49%) Linux
2 16 (19.51%) UNIX
3 13 (15.85%) Windows
4 9 (10.98%) AIX
5 4 (4.88%) Solaris
5 4 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.66%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (3.66%) SUSE
7 2 (2.44%) zOS
7 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.22%) MVS
8 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (15.85%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (14.63%) E-Commerce
3 12 (14.63%) Data Modelling
4 8 (9.76%) Change Management
4 8 (9.76%) Scrum
5 7 (8.54%) ETL
6 6 (7.32%) Multithreading
6 6 (7.32%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (6.10%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (4.88%) DevOps
8 4 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (4.88%) Configuration Management
8 4 (4.88%) OO
8 4 (4.88%) TDD
8 4 (4.88%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (4.88%) Content Management
8 4 (4.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 40 (48.78%) SQL
2 25 (30.49%) Java
3 16 (19.51%) JavaScript
4 13 (15.85%) Perl
5 7 (8.54%) Shell Script
6 6 (7.32%) Python
6 6 (7.32%) COBOL
7 3 (3.66%) JCL
8 2 (2.44%) Korn
8 2 (2.44%) Scala
8 2 (2.44%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.44%) C#
9 1 (1.22%) C++
9 1 (1.22%) C
9 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.22%) VB
9 1 (1.22%) R
9 1 (1.22%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) vSphere
1 3 (3.66%) FreeRADIUS
1 3 (3.66%) Firmware
2 2 (2.44%) HDFS
3 1 (1.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.22%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) CA Endevor
2 2 (2.44%) MAINVIEW
3 1 (1.22%) Foglight
3 1 (1.22%) Ambari
3 1 (1.22%) Oozie
3 1 (1.22%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.22%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
3 1 (1.22%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (1.22%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 32 (39.02%) Oracle
2 16 (19.51%) Sybase
3 13 (15.85%) IBM
4 9 (10.98%) Business Objects
5 8 (9.76%) Tableau
6 5 (6.10%) Hortonworks
7 4 (4.88%) Tradeweb
7 4 (4.88%) MarketAxess
7 4 (4.88%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.88%) TIBCO
7 4 (4.88%) Bloomberg
7 4 (4.88%) Teradata
7 4 (4.88%) EMC
7 4 (4.88%) Sun
8 3 (3.66%) Citrix
8 3 (3.66%) BMC
8 3 (3.66%) SAP
8 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.66%) Siebel
8 3 (3.66%) Cisco
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