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 4 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 176 160 156
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Contract jobs citing DB2 20 44 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.76% 0.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.46% 3.31% 4.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 30 46
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£500 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £65.00 £30.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+116.66% +14.28%
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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
1372 1331 1683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 26.08% 22.92% 23.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1082 992 1246
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 13
Average hourly rate £25.00 £38.66 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.33% +10.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £24.40 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £99.00 £47.07 £59.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -2.16%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015, 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 28 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (42.86%) Java
3 25 (39.68%) Oracle
3 25 (39.68%) UNIX
3 25 (39.68%) Banking
4 22 (34.92%) Linux
4 22 (34.92%) Relational Database
5 21 (33.33%) SQL
6 19 (30.16%) SQL Server
6 19 (30.16%) JavaScript
6 19 (30.16%) XML
7 17 (26.98%) TDD
7 17 (26.98%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (25.40%) Finance
8 16 (25.40%) Spring
9 15 (23.81%) Hibernate
9 15 (23.81%) Mainframe
10 14 (22.22%) XSL
10 14 (22.22%) J2EE
10 14 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (22.22%) Ajax
11 13 (20.63%) Web Development
11 13 (20.63%) Open Source
11 13 (20.63%) Mobile App
11 13 (20.63%) Mobile Application Development
11 13 (20.63%) COBOL
11 13 (20.63%) XSD
12 10 (15.87%) C#
12 10 (15.87%) JSON
13 9 (14.29%) Investment Banking

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 9 (14.29%) CICS
2 8 (12.70%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.76%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (4.76%) Apache
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.17%) SAS
4 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.59%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.59%) Node.js
5 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.59%) MS Project
2 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.59%) HFM
1 1 (1.59%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) HTTP
1 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.17%) Firewall
2 1 (1.59%) SAN
2 1 (1.59%) LDAP
2 1 (1.59%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (34.92%) Relational Database
2 19 (30.16%) SQL Server
3 14 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (12.70%) NoSQL
5 7 (11.11%) MongoDB
6 6 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (7.94%) Big Data
8 4 (6.35%) RDBMS
9 3 (4.76%) MySQL
9 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (3.17%) DataStage
10 2 (3.17%) Spotfire
11 1 (1.59%) QlikView
11 1 (1.59%) Essbase
11 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (1.59%) Ingres
11 1 (1.59%) Adabas
11 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
11 1 (1.59%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Maven
2 3 (4.76%) ClearCase
2 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.76%) Ant
2 3 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.17%) Subversion
3 2 (3.17%) JUnit
3 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.59%) XPEDITER
4 1 (1.59%) Introscope
4 1 (1.59%) Checkstyle
4 1 (1.59%) JIRA
4 1 (1.59%) Selenium
4 1 (1.59%) EasyMock
4 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.59%) JBehave
4 1 (1.59%) Mockito
4 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.59%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.59%) Redmine
General
1 25 (39.68%) Banking
2 16 (25.40%) Finance
3 9 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.35%) Advertising
5 3 (4.76%) Retail
6 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.59%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 30 (47.62%) Developer
2 20 (31.75%) Java Developer
3 8 (12.70%) Senior Developer
4 7 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 7 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (7.94%) Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) Architect
6 3 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Technical Project Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.76%) Technical Manager
7 2 (3.17%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Specialist
7 2 (3.17%) Java Technical Architect
7 2 (3.17%) Mainframe Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Programmer
7 2 (3.17%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.17%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (30.16%) XML
2 16 (25.40%) Spring
3 15 (23.81%) Hibernate
4 14 (22.22%) Ajax
4 14 (22.22%) J2EE
4 14 (22.22%) XSL
5 13 (20.63%) XSD
6 10 (15.87%) JSON
7 9 (14.29%) REST
8 7 (11.11%) Web Services
9 6 (9.52%) WPF
10 5 (7.94%) HTML
10 5 (7.94%) JSP
10 5 (7.94%) Java EE
11 4 (6.35%) Scalatra
11 4 (6.35%) .NET
11 4 (6.35%) SOAP
12 3 (4.76%) CSS
13 2 (3.17%) WinForms
13 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) Mainframe
2 13 (20.63%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.76%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.17%) LPAR
5 2 (3.17%) AS400
6 1 (1.59%) Replication
6 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.59%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.59%) iSeries
6 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.59%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 25 (39.68%) UNIX
2 22 (34.92%) Linux
3 7 (11.11%) Windows
4 5 (7.94%) AIX
5 4 (6.35%) zOS
6 2 (3.17%) Solaris
7 1 (1.59%) VMS
7 1 (1.59%) OS/390
7 1 (1.59%) MVS
7 1 (1.59%) SUSE
7 1 (1.59%) Fedora
7 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.59%) CentOS
7 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.59%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.98%) TDD
2 17 (26.98%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (20.63%) Open Source
3 13 (20.63%) Web Development
3 13 (20.63%) Mobile Application Development
4 9 (14.29%) DevOps
5 7 (11.11%) CRM
6 6 (9.52%) Scrum
7 5 (7.94%) Project Management
8 4 (6.35%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.76%) ETL
9 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (4.76%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (4.76%) Migration
9 3 (4.76%) Multithreading
9 3 (4.76%) Content Management
9 3 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (4.76%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.86%) Java
2 21 (33.33%) SQL
3 19 (30.16%) JavaScript
4 13 (20.63%) COBOL
5 10 (15.87%) C#
6 5 (7.94%) Perl
6 5 (7.94%) JCL
7 3 (4.76%) Python
8 2 (3.17%) VBA
8 2 (3.17%) REXX
9 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.59%) XQuery
9 1 (1.59%) Jython
9 1 (1.59%) XPath
9 1 (1.59%) Groovy
9 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.59%) PHP
9 1 (1.59%) RPG
9 1 (1.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.59%) Docker
1 1 (1.59%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (1.59%) CA Endevor
1 1 (1.59%) OMEGAMON
1 1 (1.59%) CA Wily
1 1 (1.59%) Puppet
1 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (39.68%) Oracle
2 9 (14.29%) IBM
3 8 (12.70%) Sybase
4 3 (4.76%) Informatica
5 2 (3.17%) Teradata
5 2 (3.17%) Actimize
5 2 (3.17%) CA
6 1 (1.59%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.59%) Greenplum
6 1 (1.59%) F5
6 1 (1.59%) WorldPay
6 1 (1.59%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.59%) Novell
6 1 (1.59%) Veritas
6 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.59%) VMware
6 1 (1.59%) SAP
6 1 (1.59%) Cognos
6 1 (1.59%) Cisco
6 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
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