The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 77 124 132
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +8
Contract jobs citing DB2 53 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.16% 0.56% 0.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.98% 2.68% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 2 6
Median daily rate £250 £318 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% -29.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £232 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £404 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £26.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.81% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £26.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+69.81% -47.00%
DB2
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 of England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
590 597 758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.00% 21.06% 24.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 327 492
Median daily rate £366 £373 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.67% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 26 15
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.59 £17.50 £13.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £34.13
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 East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 East of England

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

DB2
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

DB2 Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

DB2
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +29 29 £250 +19.04%
Hertfordshire +8 17 - - 4
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
Norfolk - 2 £700 -
East Anglia - 2 £550 -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

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 East of England region with a requirement for DB2.

1 66 (67.35%) SQL
2 43 (43.88%) Oracle
3 40 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (37.76%) Java
5 36 (36.73%) Mainframe
6 28 (28.57%) Unix
6 28 (28.57%) IBM
6 28 (28.57%) Business Analysis
6 28 (28.57%) WebSphere
7 27 (27.55%) J2EE
8 25 (25.51%) CRM
9 24 (24.49%) Hadoop
9 24 (24.49%) Data Analytics
9 24 (24.49%) Analytics
10 23 (23.47%) Data Analysis
11 20 (20.41%) Customer Analytics
11 20 (20.41%) Windows
12 19 (19.39%) E-Commerce
12 19 (19.39%) SQL Server
12 19 (19.39%) Git (software)
13 18 (18.37%) Campaign Management
13 18 (18.37%) JavaScript
13 18 (18.37%) XML
14 17 (17.35%) HTML
14 17 (17.35%) Linux
14 17 (17.35%) zOS
14 17 (17.35%) Magento
15 16 (16.33%) Subversion
15 16 (16.33%) Windows Vista
16 15 (15.31%) Degree

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 28 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 9 (9.18%) Drupal
2 9 (9.18%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.12%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (3.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (3.06%) Apache
4 3 (3.06%) CMS
4 3 (3.06%) MQSeries
Applications
1 6 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.06%) MS Office
2 3 (3.06%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (17.35%) Magento
2 3 (3.06%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.18%) Firewall
2 4 (4.08%) Internet
3 1 (1.02%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (24.49%) Hadoop
2 19 (19.39%) SQL Server
3 13 (13.27%) Big Data
3 13 (13.27%) MySQL
4 9 (9.18%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (6.12%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.10%) DbVisualizer
7 4 (4.08%) IBM InfoSphere
8 3 (3.06%) Jackrabbit
8 3 (3.06%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.04%) DataStage
10 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (19.39%) Git (software)
2 16 (16.33%) Subversion
3 13 (13.27%) Ant
4 8 (8.16%) Selenium
4 8 (8.16%) WebDriver
5 7 (7.14%) Appium
5 7 (7.14%) JIRA
6 5 (5.10%) Cucumber
6 5 (5.10%) SoapUI
7 3 (3.06%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.06%) JUnit
7 3 (3.06%) Log4j
7 3 (3.06%) Mockito
7 3 (3.06%) PHPUnit
7 3 (3.06%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 2 (2.04%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.02%) Protractor
9 1 (1.02%) PVCS
9 1 (1.02%) TestDirector
General
1 15 (15.31%) Automotive
2 11 (11.22%) Retail
3 9 (9.18%) Finance
4 7 (7.14%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.06%) Marketing
6 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.02%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (29.59%) Developer
2 25 (25.51%) Analyst
3 14 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 14 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 12 (12.24%) Consultant
4 12 (12.24%) J2EE Developer
5 9 (9.18%) Architect
5 9 (9.18%) DBA
5 9 (9.18%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (9.18%) Unix Architect
6 8 (8.16%) Automation Tester
6 8 (8.16%) DB2 DBA
6 8 (8.16%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 8 (8.16%) Selenium Tester
6 8 (8.16%) Technical Consultant
6 8 (8.16%) Tester
7 7 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 7 (7.14%) WebSphere Developer
8 6 (6.12%) CRM Consultant
8 6 (6.12%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (27.55%) J2EE
2 18 (18.37%) XML
3 17 (17.35%) HTML
4 15 (15.31%) Web Services
5 10 (10.20%) Java EE
6 9 (9.18%) JSON
6 9 (9.18%) SOAP
7 8 (8.16%) CSS
7 8 (8.16%) REST
8 6 (6.12%) Ajax
9 5 (5.10%) EJB
9 5 (5.10%) Gherkin
9 5 (5.10%) JSP
9 5 (5.10%) XSLT
10 4 (4.08%) HTML5
10 4 (4.08%) RESTful
11 3 (3.06%) Behat
11 3 (3.06%) jQuery
11 3 (3.06%) JSTL
11 3 (3.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 36 (36.73%) Mainframe
2 12 (12.24%) Mathematics
3 8 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.16%) Data Structures
4 7 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.06%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.02%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.02%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.02%) iPad
6 1 (1.02%) RIA
6 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (28.57%) Unix
2 20 (20.41%) Windows
3 17 (17.35%) Linux
3 17 (17.35%) zOS
4 16 (16.33%) Windows Vista
5 13 (13.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (10.20%) AIX
7 3 (3.06%) HPUX
7 3 (3.06%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 25 (25.51%) CRM
4 24 (24.49%) Analytics
4 24 (24.49%) Data Analytics
5 23 (23.47%) Data Analysis
6 20 (20.41%) Customer Analytics
7 19 (19.39%) E-Commerce
8 18 (18.37%) Campaign Management
9 14 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (10.20%) Project Management
10 10 (10.20%) Use Case
11 9 (9.18%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (9.18%) Mentoring
11 9 (9.18%) Software Delivery
11 9 (9.18%) Translating Business Requirements
12 8 (8.16%) Coaching
12 8 (8.16%) Test Automation
12 8 (8.16%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 66 (67.35%) SQL
2 37 (37.76%) Java
3 18 (18.37%) JavaScript
4 14 (14.29%) PHP
5 11 (11.22%) Python
6 9 (9.18%) Ruby
7 7 (7.14%) COBOL
8 4 (4.08%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.06%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.06%) C#
9 3 (3.06%) Perl
9 3 (3.06%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.04%) SQR
11 1 (1.02%) Jython
Qualifications
1 15 (15.31%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.16%) QA
2 4 (4.08%) Data Quality
3 3 (3.06%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (5.10%) RACF
1 5 (5.10%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 10 (10.20%) Puppet
2 9 (9.18%) Ansible
2 9 (9.18%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.02%) Terraform
3 1 (1.02%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 43 (43.88%) Oracle
2 28 (28.57%) IBM
3 14 (14.29%) hybris
4 7 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.10%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (5.10%) SAP
6 4 (4.08%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.06%) ATG
7 3 (3.06%) Blue Martini
7 3 (3.06%) Cognos
7 3 (3.06%) Elastic Path
7 3 (3.06%) Interwoven
8 1 (1.02%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.02%) Infor
8 1 (1.02%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.02%) PeopleSoft