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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 157 178 171
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -7
Contract jobs citing DB2 42 29 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.77% 0.47% 0.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.10% 2.10% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 17 22
Average daily rate
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£525 £500 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +29.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £390 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £422 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £27.50
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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
1353 1382 1414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 24.87% 22.28% 22.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1068 1019 1090
Average daily rate £450 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 2
Average hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £52.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -47.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 32 (41.03%) Java
2 30 (38.46%) Oracle
3 27 (34.62%) Finance
4 25 (32.05%) SQL Server
5 24 (30.77%) SQL
6 21 (26.92%) Banking
7 17 (21.79%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (21.79%) Sybase
7 17 (21.79%) Linux
8 16 (20.51%) UNIX
9 15 (19.23%) Mainframe
9 15 (19.23%) Spring
10 14 (17.95%) IBM
11 12 (15.38%) Data Modelling
11 12 (15.38%) Relational Database
12 11 (14.10%) COBOL
12 11 (14.10%) XML
13 10 (12.82%) J2EE
13 10 (12.82%) Hibernate
14 9 (11.54%) TDD
14 9 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (10.26%) ETL
15 8 (10.26%) Windows
15 8 (10.26%) XSL
15 8 (10.26%) JavaScript
15 8 (10.26%) CICS
15 8 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
15 8 (10.26%) Open Source
15 8 (10.26%) Big Data

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 8 (10.26%) CICS
2 6 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.85%) SAS
3 3 (3.85%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (2.56%) Apache
4 2 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.56%) IIS
5 1 (1.28%) JBoss
5 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.28%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.28%) FileNet
5 1 (1.28%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (1.28%) Confluence
5 1 (1.28%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.28%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.28%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.28%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) Firewall
2 2 (2.56%) LAN
2 2 (2.56%) WAN
2 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.28%) VPN
3 1 (1.28%) DNS
3 1 (1.28%) SAN
3 1 (1.28%) Internet
3 1 (1.28%) BGP
3 1 (1.28%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.28%) HTTP
3 1 (1.28%) IPsec
3 1 (1.28%) VLAN
3 1 (1.28%) Network Security
3 1 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.28%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.28%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.28%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (1.28%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (32.05%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 9 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (10.26%) Big Data
5 4 (5.13%) Hadoop
5 4 (5.13%) DataStage
6 3 (3.85%) MySQL
6 3 (3.85%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.85%) QlikView
6 3 (3.85%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 3 (3.85%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (2.56%) SAP HANA
7 2 (2.56%) HBase
7 2 (2.56%) Riak
7 2 (2.56%) Mahout
7 2 (2.56%) MarkLogic
7 2 (2.56%) Couchbase
7 2 (2.56%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 6 (7.69%) Maven
2 2 (2.56%) Ant
2 2 (2.56%) Toad
2 2 (2.56%) ERwin
2 2 (2.56%) XPEDITER
2 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.28%) JProfiler
3 1 (1.28%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (1.28%) Gradle
3 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.28%) Introscope
3 1 (1.28%) JMeter
3 1 (1.28%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.28%) Subversion
3 1 (1.28%) JUnit
3 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.28%) JIRA
3 1 (1.28%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 27 (34.62%) Finance
2 21 (26.92%) Banking
3 7 (8.97%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.85%) Front Office
4 3 (3.85%) Back Office
5 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.56%) Legal
5 2 (2.56%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.56%) Retail
6 1 (1.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (46.15%) Developer
2 25 (32.05%) Java Developer
3 14 (17.95%) Architect
4 6 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 6 (7.69%) Analyst
4 6 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (6.41%) Senior Developer
5 5 (6.41%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (5.13%) Data Architect
7 3 (3.85%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Technical Manager
7 3 (3.85%) DBA
7 3 (3.85%) SAS Developer
7 3 (3.85%) DB2 DBA
8 2 (2.56%) Business Manager
8 2 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (2.56%) DataStage Developer
8 2 (2.56%) Java Architect
8 2 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 2 (2.56%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (19.23%) Spring
2 11 (14.10%) XML
3 10 (12.82%) J2EE
3 10 (12.82%) Hibernate
4 8 (10.26%) XSL
5 7 (8.97%) XSD
5 7 (8.97%) Ajax
6 6 (7.69%) RESTful
7 5 (6.41%) Web Services
8 4 (5.13%) Middleware
8 4 (5.13%) JMS
8 4 (5.13%) .NET
8 4 (5.13%) REST
9 3 (3.85%) JSON
10 2 (2.56%) Java EE
10 2 (2.56%) ISPF
10 2 (2.56%) HTML
10 2 (2.56%) CSS
10 2 (2.56%) JDBC
10 2 (2.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) Mainframe
2 8 (10.26%) Open Source
3 7 (8.97%) Mobile App
4 6 (7.69%) Derivative
5 3 (3.85%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.85%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.85%) Fixed Income
5 3 (3.85%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (2.56%) LPAR
6 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.28%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.28%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.28%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.28%) iSeries
7 1 (1.28%) Statistics
7 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.28%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 17 (21.79%) Linux
2 16 (20.51%) UNIX
3 8 (10.26%) Windows
4 4 (5.13%) zOS
5 3 (3.85%) AIX
6 1 (1.28%) Solaris
6 1 (1.28%) SUSE
6 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.79%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (15.38%) Data Modelling
3 9 (11.54%) TDD
3 9 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (10.26%) ETL
5 7 (8.97%) Project Management
5 7 (8.97%) Data Management
5 7 (8.97%) Web Development
5 7 (8.97%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (7.69%) Multithreading
6 6 (7.69%) DevOps
6 6 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (6.41%) E-Commerce
7 5 (6.41%) Scrum
8 4 (5.13%) Migration
8 4 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.13%) Change Management
8 4 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (5.13%) Master Data Management
9 3 (3.85%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.03%) Java
2 24 (30.77%) SQL
3 11 (14.10%) COBOL
4 8 (10.26%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.41%) Perl
6 4 (5.13%) C#
6 4 (5.13%) JCL
7 3 (3.85%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.85%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.85%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.28%) Python
8 1 (1.28%) C++
8 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.28%) Scala
8 1 (1.28%) R
8 1 (1.28%) Jython
8 1 (1.28%) XPath
8 1 (1.28%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (1.28%) Degree
1 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (2.56%) Apache Flume
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.28%) vSphere
2 1 (1.28%) FreeRADIUS
2 1 (1.28%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (1.28%) Docker
2 1 (1.28%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) CA Endevor
2 2 (2.56%) Ambari
2 2 (2.56%) Oozie
3 1 (1.28%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (1.28%) nmon
3 1 (1.28%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.28%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
3 1 (1.28%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (1.28%) Tivoli NetView
3 1 (1.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.28%) MAINVIEW
3 1 (1.28%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (1.28%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 30 (38.46%) Oracle
2 17 (21.79%) Sybase
3 14 (17.95%) IBM
4 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.13%) Informatica
4 4 (5.13%) Teradata
5 3 (3.85%) Netezza
5 3 (3.85%) Greenplum
5 3 (3.85%) Tradeweb
5 3 (3.85%) MarketAxess
5 3 (3.85%) CA
5 3 (3.85%) TIBCO
5 3 (3.85%) Bloomberg
6 2 (2.56%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (2.56%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.56%) SAP
6 2 (2.56%) Cisco
6 2 (2.56%) Tableau
6 2 (2.56%) Hortonworks
6 2 (2.56%) MapR
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £575 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago