The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the City of London region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 179 164 170
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Contract jobs citing DB2 29 37 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.45% 0.58% 0.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.03% 2.59% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 39
Average daily rate £500 £355 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.94% -16.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £510 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-45.45% -9.09%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1432 1429 1510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.20% 22.46% 18.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1050 1101 1049
Average daily rate £430 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 17
Average hourly rate £27.50 £52.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.61% +10.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £29.16
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.97%
DB2
London

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 23 April 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 23 April 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 39 (47.56%) Oracle
2 32 (39.02%) Finance
3 29 (35.37%) SQL
4 28 (34.15%) Mainframe
5 25 (30.49%) Banking
6 24 (29.27%) IBM
7 23 (28.05%) Java
7 23 (28.05%) Linux
8 19 (23.17%) CICS
8 19 (23.17%) Relational Database
9 15 (18.29%) COBOL
10 14 (17.07%) SQL Server
10 14 (17.07%) Oracle Database
11 13 (15.85%) Perl
12 12 (14.63%) zOS
12 12 (14.63%) RDBMS
12 12 (14.63%) Retail
13 11 (13.41%) Python
14 10 (12.20%) Windows
14 10 (12.20%) AIX
14 10 (12.20%) Change Management
15 9 (10.98%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (10.98%) Oracle Database 11g
15 9 (10.98%) Multithreading
15 9 (10.98%) UNIX
15 9 (10.98%) Sybase
15 9 (10.98%) JCL
16 8 (9.76%) Eclipse
16 8 (9.76%) .NET
16 8 (9.76%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 19 (23.17%) CICS
2 8 (9.76%) WebSphere
3 5 (6.10%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (6.10%) Confluence
4 4 (4.88%) MQSeries
5 3 (3.66%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.44%) TeamSite
6 2 (2.44%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.44%) WebSphere Process Server
7 1 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.22%) Apache
7 1 (1.22%) SAS
7 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.22%) Maya
3 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Movex
1 1 (1.22%) Maximo
1 1 (1.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.22%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.22%) BPCS
1 1 (1.22%) Infor M3
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) LDAP
2 2 (2.44%) Internet
3 1 (1.22%) Firewall
3 1 (1.22%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.22%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.22%) VPN
3 1 (1.22%) SSL
3 1 (1.22%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.17%) Relational Database
2 14 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.07%) Oracle Database
3 12 (14.63%) RDBMS
4 9 (10.98%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (8.54%) DB2 UDB
6 6 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (4.88%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (3.66%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.44%) SQL Navigator
9 2 (2.44%) MySQL
9 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.44%) Essbase
10 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.22%) Spotfire
10 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.22%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Eclipse
2 6 (7.32%) Ant
2 6 (7.32%) JIRA
2 6 (7.32%) Maven
3 5 (6.10%) ClearCase
4 4 (4.88%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.66%) Subversion
6 2 (2.44%) PowerBuilder
6 2 (2.44%) Toad
6 2 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.22%) JMeter
7 1 (1.22%) Selenium
7 1 (1.22%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.22%) JUnit
7 1 (1.22%) ClearQuest
7 1 (1.22%) CA Gen
7 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.22%) JBehave
7 1 (1.22%) SoapUI
General
1 32 (39.02%) Finance
2 25 (30.49%) Banking
3 12 (14.63%) Retail
4 6 (7.32%) Advertising
5 5 (6.10%) Legal
6 4 (4.88%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.22%) Marketing
8 1 (1.22%) French Language
Job Titles
1 22 (26.83%) Developer
2 14 (17.07%) Analyst
3 12 (14.63%) Programmer
4 11 (13.41%) Systems Programmer
5 7 (8.54%) Java Developer
5 7 (8.54%) DBA
6 5 (6.10%) Architect
7 4 (4.88%) Development Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Mainframe Developer
7 4 (4.88%) IT Development Manager
8 3 (3.66%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (3.66%) Ab Initio Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Security Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.66%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.44%) Environment Analyst
9 2 (2.44%) Designer
9 2 (2.44%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.76%) .NET
1 8 (9.76%) JMS
2 7 (8.54%) ISPF
2 7 (8.54%) JDBC
2 7 (8.54%) Middleware
3 6 (7.32%) J2EE
3 6 (7.32%) Hibernate
3 6 (7.32%) Spring
4 4 (4.88%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (4.88%) JSP
4 4 (4.88%) CSS
4 4 (4.88%) HTML
4 4 (4.88%) Web Services
4 4 (4.88%) XML
5 3 (3.66%) SOAP
6 2 (2.44%) Servlets
6 2 (2.44%) BAPI
7 1 (1.22%) Xerces
7 1 (1.22%) Xalan
7 1 (1.22%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 28 (34.15%) Mainframe
2 6 (7.32%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.88%) DataPower
4 3 (3.66%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (2.44%) iSeries
5 2 (2.44%) EPoS
5 2 (2.44%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.44%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.44%) Derivative
5 2 (2.44%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.22%) AS400
6 1 (1.22%) Clustering
6 1 (1.22%) Replication
6 1 (1.22%) Statistics
6 1 (1.22%) Physics
6 1 (1.22%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.22%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 23 (28.05%) Linux
2 12 (14.63%) zOS
3 10 (12.20%) Windows
3 10 (12.20%) AIX
4 9 (10.98%) UNIX
5 4 (4.88%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (3.66%) Solaris
7 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.22%) SUSE
8 1 (1.22%) Debian
8 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.22%) OpenSolaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.20%) Change Management
2 9 (10.98%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (10.98%) Multithreading
3 8 (9.76%) OO
3 8 (9.76%) Incident Management
3 8 (9.76%) Systems Analysis
3 8 (9.76%) Waterfall
4 7 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (8.54%) ITIL
4 7 (8.54%) UML
5 6 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (7.32%) ETL
5 6 (7.32%) E-Commerce
5 6 (7.32%) Unit Testing
5 6 (7.32%) Migration
6 5 (6.10%) Performance Management
6 5 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (6.10%) OOD
6 5 (6.10%) SOA
7 4 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 29 (35.37%) SQL
2 23 (28.05%) Java
3 15 (18.29%) COBOL
4 13 (15.85%) Perl
5 11 (13.41%) Python
6 9 (10.98%) JCL
7 7 (8.54%) C#
8 5 (6.10%) PL/SQL
9 4 (4.88%) C
10 3 (3.66%) Korn
10 3 (3.66%) JavaScript
10 3 (3.66%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.44%) C-shell
11 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.44%) C++
11 2 (2.44%) RPG
12 1 (1.22%) Ruby
12 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) Degree
2 3 (3.66%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.44%) CCA
3 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) SLA
1 2 (2.44%) QA
1 2 (2.44%) COBIT
2 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 3 (3.66%) RACF
2 1 (1.22%) Snort
2 1 (1.22%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.22%) Xen
2 1 (1.22%) Squid
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.22%) KVM
2 1 (1.22%) qmail
2 1 (1.22%) Sendmail
2 1 (1.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (1.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.22%) OpenSSH
2 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) Tivoli
2 4 (4.88%) CA Endevor
3 2 (2.44%) Puppet
3 2 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.44%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (1.22%) Nessus
4 1 (1.22%) OMEGAMON
4 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (47.56%) Oracle
2 24 (29.27%) IBM
3 9 (10.98%) Sybase
4 8 (9.76%) Ab Initio
5 6 (7.32%) CA
6 5 (6.10%) BMC
7 4 (4.88%) webMethods
7 4 (4.88%) HP
8 3 (3.66%) Business Objects
8 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
8 3 (3.66%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.44%) LogLogic
9 2 (2.44%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.44%) JBoss
10 1 (1.22%) Tripwire
10 1 (1.22%) VMware
10 1 (1.22%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.22%) Omniture
10 1 (1.22%) Google
10 1 (1.22%) Qualys
City of London
ITHR 752
Rate: £480 - £520 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 28 days ago