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 29 September 2016 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 156 167 172
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Contract jobs citing DB2 17 18 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 0.39% 0.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.94% 1.47% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 31
Median daily rate £450 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £450 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £26.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+69.81% -47.00%
DB2
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
876 1226 1355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 25.61% 26.41% 22.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 695 974 1035
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -15.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.77% +49.11%

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 2016, 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 22 (61.11%) SQL
2 18 (50.00%) Oracle
3 14 (38.89%) Sybase
4 13 (36.11%) Finance
4 13 (36.11%) Relational Database
5 12 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (30.56%) Data Modelling
6 11 (30.56%) Python
6 11 (30.56%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (30.56%) Data Management
7 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (27.78%) SDLC
7 10 (27.78%) Netezza
7 10 (27.78%) Degree
7 10 (27.78%) Dimensional Modelling
8 9 (25.00%) Data Transformation
8 9 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
8 9 (25.00%) NoSQL
8 9 (25.00%) R
8 9 (25.00%) Data Quality
8 9 (25.00%) Teradata
8 9 (25.00%) C++
9 8 (22.22%) Java
9 8 (22.22%) Eclipse
9 8 (22.22%) Data Structures
10 7 (19.44%) IBM
10 7 (19.44%) Linux
10 7 (19.44%) JMS
10 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
10 7 (19.44%) Spring

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 5 (13.89%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.33%) Mule
3 2 (5.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) CICS
4 1 (2.78%) Confluence
4 1 (2.78%) IBM Transformation Extender
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Temenos T24
2 1 (2.78%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) SNMP
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) LAN
2 2 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (2.78%) 802.11
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.78%) FCoE
3 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.78%) HTTP
3 1 (2.78%) Internet
3 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.78%) Multicast
3 1 (2.78%) NAS
3 1 (2.78%) Network Security
3 1 (2.78%) SAN
3 1 (2.78%) SSH
3 1 (2.78%) SSL
3 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) Relational Database
2 12 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
5 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.56%) Apache Hive
6 2 (5.56%) Big Data
6 2 (5.56%) MySQL
6 2 (5.56%) OLAP
6 2 (5.56%) OLTP
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.78%) DataStage
7 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (2.78%) QlikView
7 1 (2.78%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Eclipse
2 5 (13.89%) JUnit
3 4 (11.11%) JIRA
4 3 (8.33%) Selenium
4 3 (8.33%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.78%) Ant
5 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.78%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Front Office
3 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Analyst
2 10 (27.78%) Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Data Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Programmer
4 6 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) SQL Data Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Analyst Programmer
5 5 (13.89%) Oracle Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Teradata Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Architect
6 3 (8.33%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Agile Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Cybersecurity Specialist
8 1 (2.78%) Insight Manager
8 1 (2.78%) RACF Technician
8 1 (2.78%) Security Technician
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) JMS
1 7 (19.44%) Spring
2 5 (13.89%) CSS
2 5 (13.89%) HTML
3 4 (11.11%) .NET
3 4 (11.11%) Ajax
3 4 (11.11%) XML
4 3 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 3 (8.33%) J2EE
4 3 (8.33%) Java RMI
4 3 (8.33%) JavaBeans
4 3 (8.33%) JSP
4 3 (8.33%) JSTL
4 3 (8.33%) Middleware
4 3 (8.33%) Servlets
4 3 (8.33%) Spring MVC
4 3 (8.33%) Struts
4 3 (8.33%) Web Services
4 3 (8.33%) XSD
4 3 (8.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Data Structures
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.56%) Fintech
3 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) AS400
4 1 (2.78%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.78%) iSeries
4 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.78%) PKI
4 1 (2.78%) Statistics
4 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) Unix
2 5 (13.89%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) AIX
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Solaris
4 1 (2.78%) SUSE
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) Data Management
1 11 (30.56%) Data Modelling
2 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.78%) Dimensional Modelling
2 10 (27.78%) SDLC
3 9 (25.00%) Data Transformation
3 9 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
4 6 (16.67%) Migration
5 5 (13.89%) Data Mapping
5 5 (13.89%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
6 4 (11.11%) Analytics
6 4 (11.11%) MVC
6 4 (11.11%) SOA
6 4 (11.11%) TDD
7 3 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.33%) Multithreading
7 3 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) SQL
2 11 (30.56%) Python
3 9 (25.00%) C++
3 9 (25.00%) R
4 8 (22.22%) Java
5 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.33%) Apex Code
6 3 (8.33%) C#
6 3 (8.33%) SOQL
7 2 (5.56%) COBOL
7 2 (5.56%) Perl
7 2 (5.56%) PHP
7 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.78%) Korn
8 1 (2.78%) RPG
8 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.78%) COBIT
3 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) KVM
3 1 (2.78%) NFS
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.78%) RACF
3 1 (2.78%) SRDF
3 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.78%) vSphere
3 1 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Ansible
1 1 (2.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
1 1 (2.78%) Sun Identity Manager
1 1 (2.78%) zSecure
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) Oracle
2 14 (38.89%) Sybase
3 10 (27.78%) Netezza
4 9 (25.00%) Teradata
5 7 (19.44%) IBM
6 5 (13.89%) jBASE
6 5 (13.89%) Temenos
7 3 (8.33%) Canoo
7 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
7 3 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (5.56%) SAP
8 2 (5.56%) VMware
8 2 (5.56%) WorldPay
9 1 (2.78%) Cisco
9 1 (2.78%) Citrix
9 1 (2.78%) EMC
9 1 (2.78%) Informatica
9 1 (2.78%) Intel
9 1 (2.78%) NetApp
9 1 (2.78%) Red Hat