The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 90 84 71
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Contract jobs citing DB2 9 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.51% 0.64% 1.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.16% 2.56% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £650 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £27.73
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England

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 East Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
417 391 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.80% 25.06% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 189 143
Average daily rate £350 £323 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £250 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 35 18
Average hourly rate £23.75 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.14% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £26.30 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.20 £40.00 £35.00
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 East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DB2 across the East Midlands region.

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the East Midlands region.

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

DB2
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +2 9 - - 4
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 14 (53.85%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) Mainframe
3 10 (38.46%) COBOL
4 9 (34.62%) Java
4 9 (34.62%) Finance
5 8 (30.77%) Retail
5 8 (30.77%) DataStage
5 8 (30.77%) HTTP
5 8 (30.77%) CICS
6 7 (26.92%) HTTPS
6 7 (26.92%) Web Services
6 7 (26.92%) XML
6 7 (26.92%) SAP
6 7 (26.92%) JMS
6 7 (26.92%) SOA
6 7 (26.92%) REST
7 6 (23.08%) Pentaho
7 6 (23.08%) Open Source
7 6 (23.08%) JSON
7 6 (23.08%) Load Balancing
7 6 (23.08%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 6 (23.08%) WebSphere
7 6 (23.08%) ActiveMQ
7 6 (23.08%) Clustering
7 6 (23.08%) Firewall
7 6 (23.08%) XSD
7 6 (23.08%) Oracle
7 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 6 (23.08%) HTML
7 6 (23.08%) .NET

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 (30.77%) CICS
2 6 (23.08%) WebSphere
2 6 (23.08%) NetWeaver
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.85%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) HTTP
2 7 (26.92%) HTTPS
3 6 (23.08%) Firewall
3 6 (23.08%) DMZ
4 2 (7.69%) FTP
5 1 (3.85%) APPN
5 1 (3.85%) Internet
5 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.85%) SNA
5 1 (3.85%) LDAP
5 1 (3.85%) LAN
5 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) DataStage
2 6 (23.08%) Pentaho
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.85%) OLTP
5 1 (3.85%) MySQL
5 1 (3.85%) OLAP
5 1 (3.85%) DB2 UDB
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Architect
1 5 (19.23%) Integration Architect
1 5 (19.23%) Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Mainframe Developer
2 4 (15.38%) DB2 DBA
2 4 (15.38%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) DBA
3 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Data Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) AIX Administrator
4 1 (3.85%) TIBCO Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (3.85%) Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (3.85%) Programmer
4 1 (3.85%) Administrator
4 1 (3.85%) SAP Administrator
4 1 (3.85%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) Web Services
1 7 (26.92%) XML
1 7 (26.92%) JMS
1 7 (26.92%) REST
2 6 (23.08%) JSON
2 6 (23.08%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 6 (23.08%) ActiveMQ
2 6 (23.08%) XSD
2 6 (23.08%) HTML
2 6 (23.08%) .NET
2 6 (23.08%) WSDL
2 6 (23.08%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (23.08%) Middleware
3 1 (3.85%) APPC
3 1 (3.85%) JDBC
3 1 (3.85%) SOAP
3 1 (3.85%) J2EE
3 1 (3.85%) Spring
3 1 (3.85%) JTA
3 1 (3.85%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) Mainframe
2 6 (23.08%) Open Source
2 6 (23.08%) Clustering
3 5 (19.23%) VSAM
4 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.69%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (3.85%) HACMP
6 1 (3.85%) Replication
6 1 (3.85%) AS400
6 1 (3.85%) iSeries
6 1 (3.85%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) zOS
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) AIX
3 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.85%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) i5/OS
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) SOA
2 6 (23.08%) Load Balancing
3 5 (19.23%) ETL
3 5 (19.23%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (11.54%) Project Management
4 3 (11.54%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.85%) B2B
6 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) EAI
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL
6 1 (3.85%) TDD
6 1 (3.85%) Pair Programming
6 1 (3.85%) Document Management
6 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) SQL
2 10 (38.46%) COBOL
3 9 (34.62%) Java
4 6 (23.08%) JCL
5 1 (3.85%) C
5 1 (3.85%) RPG
5 1 (3.85%) AWK
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Tivoli NetView
1 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) SAP
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle
2 6 (23.08%) Software AG
3 5 (19.23%) IBM
3 5 (19.23%) Intel
4 1 (3.85%) NetIQ
4 1 (3.85%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.85%) NetApp
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.85%) VMware
4 1 (3.85%) Splunk