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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2
London / City of London
Rank 139 143 152
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Contract jobs citing DB2 16 10 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.54% 0.31% 0.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.97% 1.14% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 31
Median daily rate £550 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £313 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £386 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.79% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £30.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+36.66% -24.05%

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
814 874 1220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 27.58% 27.38% 23.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 658 701 959
Median daily rate £475 £475 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £340 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £596
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £22.34 £55.00 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.39% +126.99%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 25 (64.10%) SQL
2 21 (53.85%) Oracle
3 20 (51.28%) Sybase
4 18 (46.15%) Relational Database
5 17 (43.59%) Python
6 15 (38.46%) Teradata
6 15 (38.46%) C++
6 15 (38.46%) SDLC
7 14 (35.90%) NoSQL
7 14 (35.90%) Degree
7 14 (35.90%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (35.90%) Data Modelling
7 14 (35.90%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (35.90%) Data Management
8 13 (33.33%) Java
8 13 (33.33%) Netezza
8 13 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
8 13 (33.33%) R
8 13 (33.33%) Data Quality
9 12 (30.77%) Data Transformation
9 12 (30.77%) Data Structures
9 12 (30.77%) Dimensional Modelling
10 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
10 11 (28.21%) Finance
11 10 (25.64%) Banking
12 9 (23.08%) JMS
13 8 (20.51%) IBM
13 8 (20.51%) Linux
14 6 (15.38%) WebSphere
14 6 (15.38%) 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 6 (15.38%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.13%) CICS
2 2 (5.13%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.56%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.56%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Project
2 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) IaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Firewall
2 2 (5.13%) 802.11
2 2 (5.13%) AMQP
2 2 (5.13%) Ethernet
2 2 (5.13%) Internet
2 2 (5.13%) LAN
2 2 (5.13%) MPLS
2 2 (5.13%) Network Security
2 2 (5.13%) SNMP
2 2 (5.13%) SSH
2 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.13%) VPN
2 2 (5.13%) WAN
3 1 (2.56%) DNS
3 1 (2.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (46.15%) Relational Database
2 14 (35.90%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (35.90%) NoSQL
3 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
4 4 (10.26%) KDB
4 4 (10.26%) Kdb+
4 4 (10.26%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.13%) Adabas
5 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.13%) MariaDB
5 2 (5.13%) MySQL
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.56%) HBase
6 1 (2.56%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (2.56%) Impala
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (2.56%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) JUnit
2 4 (10.26%) Maven
2 4 (10.26%) Subversion
3 3 (7.69%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.13%) JIRA
4 2 (5.13%) MSI
4 2 (5.13%) Selenium
5 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.56%) ERwin
5 1 (2.56%) Rational Application Developer
5 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.56%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 10 (25.64%) Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Front Office
4 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Developer
2 15 (38.46%) Analyst
3 13 (33.33%) Data Analyst
4 8 (20.51%) Java Developer
4 8 (20.51%) SQL Analyst
4 8 (20.51%) SQL Data Analyst
5 7 (17.95%) Oracle Analyst
5 7 (17.95%) Teradata Analyst
6 6 (15.38%) Architect
7 5 (12.82%) Data Architect
8 4 (10.26%) KDB Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Lead Data Architect
8 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
9 3 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (5.13%) Front Office Developer
10 2 (5.13%) MIS Developer
10 2 (5.13%) Senior MIS Developer
11 1 (2.56%) Automation Developer
11 1 (2.56%) Automation Engineer
11 1 (2.56%) Front Office C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) JMS
2 5 (12.82%) HTML
2 5 (12.82%) Middleware
2 5 (12.82%) Spring
2 5 (12.82%) XML
3 4 (10.26%) J2EE
3 4 (10.26%) J2SE
3 4 (10.26%) Rendezvous
3 4 (10.26%) XSD
4 3 (7.69%) JSP
4 3 (7.69%) Servlets
5 2 (5.13%) .NET
5 2 (5.13%) Ajax
5 2 (5.13%) CSS
5 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
5 2 (5.13%) Java RMI
5 2 (5.13%) JavaBeans
5 2 (5.13%) Struts
5 2 (5.13%) Web Services
5 2 (5.13%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Data Structures
2 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) Mainframe
3 3 (7.69%) SWIFT
4 2 (5.13%) AS400
4 2 (5.13%) Clustering
4 2 (5.13%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (5.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (5.13%) PKI
4 2 (5.13%) VSAM
5 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.56%) Derivative
5 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.56%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (2.56%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.56%) iSeries
5 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Linux
2 6 (15.38%) Unix
3 4 (10.26%) Windows
4 1 (2.56%) AIX
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (2.56%) SUSE
4 1 (2.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) SDLC
2 14 (35.90%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (35.90%) Data Management
2 14 (35.90%) Data Modelling
3 13 (33.33%) Predictive Modelling
4 12 (30.77%) Data Transformation
4 12 (30.77%) Dimensional Modelling
5 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.26%) OO
7 3 (7.69%) ITIL
7 3 (7.69%) Microservices
8 2 (5.13%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (5.13%) Database Security
8 2 (5.13%) Electronic Trading
8 2 (5.13%) Multithreading
8 2 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.13%) Release Management
8 2 (5.13%) SIEM
8 2 (5.13%) Threat Analysis
8 2 (5.13%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) SQL
2 17 (43.59%) Python
3 15 (38.46%) C++
4 13 (33.33%) Java
4 13 (33.33%) R
5 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
5 5 (12.82%) Perl
6 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 3 (7.69%) C#
7 2 (5.13%) C
7 2 (5.13%) JCL
7 2 (5.13%) NATURAL
7 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.13%) Scala
8 1 (2.56%) COBOL
8 1 (2.56%) Korn
8 1 (2.56%) REXX
8 1 (2.56%) RPG
8 1 (2.56%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 3 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.13%) COBIT
3 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) HDFS
2 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Galera Cluster
2 1 (2.56%) Ansible
2 1 (2.56%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (2.56%) Oozie
2 1 (2.56%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) Oracle
2 20 (51.28%) Sybase
3 15 (38.46%) Teradata
4 13 (33.33%) Netezza
5 8 (20.51%) IBM
6 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.26%) TIBCO
8 2 (5.13%) Canoo
8 2 (5.13%) WorldPay
9 1 (2.56%) Ab Initio
9 1 (2.56%) Actuate
9 1 (2.56%) BMC
9 1 (2.56%) CA
9 1 (2.56%) Cloudera
9 1 (2.56%) Embarcadero
9 1 (2.56%) Informatica
9 1 (2.56%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (2.56%) Symantec
9 1 (2.56%) Talend
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