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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 135 147 172
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +25
Contract jobs citing DB2 24 16 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.74% 0.47% 0.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.64% 1.86% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 31
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £411
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £26.75 £107.25
% change year-on-year
+5.21% -75.05%
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
909 860 1320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 28.17% 25.10% 22.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 732 700 1055
Median daily rate £500 £475 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +13.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £345 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -20.50%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 27 (67.50%) SQL
2 23 (57.50%) Oracle
3 19 (47.50%) Sybase
4 17 (42.50%) Python
4 17 (42.50%) Relational Database
5 15 (37.50%) NoSQL
5 15 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (37.50%) C++
5 15 (37.50%) Teradata
5 15 (37.50%) Data Management
6 14 (35.00%) Data Modelling
6 14 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (35.00%) Predictive Modelling
6 14 (35.00%) Dimensional Modelling
6 14 (35.00%) Netezza
6 14 (35.00%) Degree
6 14 (35.00%) R
6 14 (35.00%) Data Quality
6 14 (35.00%) SDLC
7 13 (32.50%) Data Structures
7 13 (32.50%) Data Transformation
8 10 (25.00%) Finance
9 9 (22.50%) Eclipse
10 7 (17.50%) Linux
10 7 (17.50%) HTML
10 7 (17.50%) Java
10 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
10 7 (17.50%) Banking
11 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
11 6 (15.00%) JUnit

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 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.50%) CICS
2 3 (7.50%) Mule
3 1 (2.50%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) IIS
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Temenos T24
2 1 (2.50%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) IaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) SNMP
2 3 (7.50%) Firewall
2 3 (7.50%) LAN
2 3 (7.50%) WAN
3 2 (5.00%) 802.11
3 2 (5.00%) AMQP
3 2 (5.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (5.00%) Internet
3 2 (5.00%) MPLS
3 2 (5.00%) Network Security
3 2 (5.00%) SSH
3 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.00%) VPN
4 1 (2.50%) DNS
4 1 (2.50%) FCoE
4 1 (2.50%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.50%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.50%) Multicast
4 1 (2.50%) NAS
4 1 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (42.50%) Relational Database
2 15 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (37.50%) NoSQL
3 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.50%) RDBMS
5 2 (5.00%) Adabas
5 2 (5.00%) MariaDB
5 2 (5.00%) MySQL
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.50%) OLAP
6 1 (2.50%) OLTP
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Eclipse
2 6 (15.00%) JUnit
3 4 (10.00%) JIRA
3 4 (10.00%) Selenium
4 3 (7.50%) SoapUI
5 2 (5.00%) MSI
6 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Front Office
4 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Analyst
2 14 (35.00%) Data Analyst
3 11 (27.50%) Developer
4 10 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
4 10 (25.00%) SQL Data Analyst
5 9 (22.50%) Oracle Analyst
5 9 (22.50%) Teradata Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
6 5 (12.50%) Programmer
7 4 (10.00%) Architect
8 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Salesforce Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Agile Developer
9 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Data Architect
9 2 (5.00%) DBA
9 2 (5.00%) Lead Data Architect
10 1 (2.50%) Database Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Front Office Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) HTML
2 6 (15.00%) JMS
2 6 (15.00%) Spring
2 6 (15.00%) XML
2 6 (15.00%) XSD
3 5 (12.50%) CSS
3 5 (12.50%) J2EE
4 4 (10.00%) Ajax
4 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (10.00%) Java RMI
4 4 (10.00%) JavaBeans
4 4 (10.00%) JSP
4 4 (10.00%) JSTL
4 4 (10.00%) Servlets
4 4 (10.00%) Spring MVC
4 4 (10.00%) Struts
4 4 (10.00%) Web Services
4 4 (10.00%) XSL
5 3 (7.50%) jQuery
5 3 (7.50%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Data Structures
2 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (5.00%) Clustering
4 2 (5.00%) Cyberthreat
4 2 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.00%) PKI
4 2 (5.00%) SWIFT
4 2 (5.00%) VSAM
5 1 (2.50%) AS400
5 1 (2.50%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.50%) Replication
5 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Linux
2 5 (12.50%) Unix
2 5 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) AIX
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Solaris
3 1 (2.50%) SUSE
3 1 (2.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Data Management
2 14 (35.00%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (35.00%) Data Modelling
2 14 (35.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 14 (35.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 14 (35.00%) SDLC
3 13 (32.50%) Data Transformation
4 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.50%) Data Mapping
4 5 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 5 (12.50%) Migration
4 5 (12.50%) MVC
5 4 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 4 (10.00%) SOA
5 4 (10.00%) TDD
6 3 (7.50%) ITIL
6 3 (7.50%) Microservices
6 3 (7.50%) Scrum
6 3 (7.50%) Web Development
7 2 (5.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 27 (67.50%) SQL
2 17 (42.50%) Python
3 15 (37.50%) C++
4 14 (35.00%) R
5 7 (17.50%) Java
6 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (7.50%) Apex Code
7 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
7 3 (7.50%) C#
7 3 (7.50%) Perl
7 3 (7.50%) SOQL
8 2 (5.00%) JCL
8 2 (5.00%) NATURAL
8 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.50%) C
9 1 (2.50%) COBOL
9 1 (2.50%) Korn
9 1 (2.50%) REXX
9 1 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (35.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (7.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.00%) COBIT
3 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.50%) KVM
2 1 (2.50%) NFS
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.50%) RACF
2 1 (2.50%) SRDF
2 1 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.50%) vSphere
2 1 (2.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Ansible
1 1 (2.50%) OMEGAMON
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
1 1 (2.50%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.50%) zSecure
Vendors
1 23 (57.50%) Oracle
2 19 (47.50%) Sybase
3 15 (37.50%) Teradata
4 14 (35.00%) Netezza
5 6 (15.00%) IBM
6 5 (12.50%) jBASE
6 5 (12.50%) Temenos
7 4 (10.00%) Canoo
8 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
8 3 (7.50%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (5.00%) VMware
9 2 (5.00%) WorldPay
10 1 (2.50%) Actuate
10 1 (2.50%) BMC
10 1 (2.50%) Citrix
10 1 (2.50%) Compuware
10 1 (2.50%) EMC
10 1 (2.50%) Intel
10 1 (2.50%) NetApp
10 1 (2.50%) Symantec