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 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 120 107 125
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +18
Contract jobs citing DB2 9 22 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.40% 0.85% 0.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.95% 3.97% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 12
Median daily rate £291 £400 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.18% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £210 £516
10% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £26.75 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+5.21% -32.27%
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
462 554 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 20.40% 21.52% 20.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 329 383
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £279 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 8
Median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £33.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -6.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.10 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.86 £39.90 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

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
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
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 9 December 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 -2 5 £291 +38.69%
Hertfordshire -3 3 - - 1
Cambridgeshire +2 1 - -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 9 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 East of England region with a requirement for DB2.

1 50 (80.65%) SQL
2 39 (62.90%) Oracle
3 31 (50.00%) Mainframe
4 27 (43.55%) Unix
5 23 (37.10%) Business Analysis
6 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (35.48%) CRM
6 22 (35.48%) Hadoop
6 22 (35.48%) Data Analytics
6 22 (35.48%) Analytics
7 21 (33.87%) Data Analysis
8 19 (30.65%) Java
8 19 (30.65%) Customer Analytics
9 18 (29.03%) Linux
9 18 (29.03%) IBM
10 17 (27.42%) E-Commerce
10 17 (27.42%) Campaign Management
10 17 (27.42%) Git (software)
11 16 (25.81%) Windows
12 15 (24.19%) Degree
12 15 (24.19%) Windows Vista
13 14 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (22.58%) Magento
13 14 (22.58%) hybris
14 13 (20.97%) Big Data
15 12 (19.35%) Mathematics
15 12 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 12 (19.35%) Subversion
15 12 (19.35%) Ant
16 11 (17.74%) J2EE

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 11 (17.74%) WebSphere
2 9 (14.52%) Drupal
2 9 (14.52%) Tomcat
3 5 (8.06%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (4.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (4.84%) Apache
4 3 (4.84%) CMS
4 3 (4.84%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.84%) MS Office
2 3 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (22.58%) Magento
2 3 (4.84%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.61%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.52%) Firewall
2 3 (4.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (35.48%) Hadoop
2 13 (20.97%) Big Data
3 10 (16.13%) MySQL
4 9 (14.52%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (9.68%) Relational Database
6 5 (8.06%) DataStage
6 5 (8.06%) DbVisualizer
6 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
7 3 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.84%) Jackrabbit
7 3 (4.84%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.61%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (1.61%) IDMS
8 1 (1.61%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 17 (27.42%) Git (software)
2 12 (19.35%) Ant
2 12 (19.35%) Subversion
3 7 (11.29%) JIRA
4 5 (8.06%) Appium
4 5 (8.06%) Cucumber
4 5 (8.06%) Selenium
4 5 (8.06%) SoapUI
4 5 (8.06%) WebDriver
5 3 (4.84%) AccuRev
5 3 (4.84%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.84%) JUnit
5 3 (4.84%) Log4j
5 3 (4.84%) Mockito
5 3 (4.84%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 8 (12.90%) Automotive
2 6 (9.68%) Finance
3 5 (8.06%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (37.10%) Analyst
2 11 (17.74%) Business Analyst
3 10 (16.13%) Consultant
4 9 (14.52%) Architect
4 9 (14.52%) Developer
4 9 (14.52%) Infrastructure Architect
4 9 (14.52%) Unix Architect
5 8 (12.90%) Technical Consultant
6 6 (9.68%) CRM Consultant
6 6 (9.68%) CRM Technical Consultant
6 6 (9.68%) Data Consultant
7 5 (8.06%) Analytics Consultant
7 5 (8.06%) Automation Tester
7 5 (8.06%) Insight Consultant
7 5 (8.06%) Java Automation Tester
7 5 (8.06%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 5 (8.06%) Selenium Tester
7 5 (8.06%) Tester
8 4 (6.45%) Data Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.74%) J2EE
2 9 (14.52%) HTML
2 9 (14.52%) Web Services
3 8 (12.90%) XML
4 5 (8.06%) Gherkin
5 4 (6.45%) EJB
5 4 (6.45%) JSP
5 4 (6.45%) REST
5 4 (6.45%) SOAP
6 3 (4.84%) Ajax
6 3 (4.84%) JDBC
6 3 (4.84%) JMS
6 3 (4.84%) JSON
6 3 (4.84%) JSTL
6 3 (4.84%) Servlets
6 3 (4.84%) Struts
6 3 (4.84%) XHTML
6 3 (4.84%) XSD
6 3 (4.84%) XSLT
7 1 (1.61%) UDDI
Miscellaneous
1 31 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 12 (19.35%) Mathematics
3 7 (11.29%) Management Information System
4 6 (9.68%) Data Structures
5 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.84%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 27 (43.55%) Unix
2 18 (29.03%) Linux
3 16 (25.81%) Windows
4 15 (24.19%) Windows Vista
5 12 (19.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (16.13%) AIX
7 4 (6.45%) Solaris
8 3 (4.84%) HPUX
9 1 (1.61%) MVS
9 1 (1.61%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) Business Analysis
2 22 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (35.48%) Analytics
2 22 (35.48%) CRM
2 22 (35.48%) Data Analytics
3 21 (33.87%) Data Analysis
4 19 (30.65%) Customer Analytics
5 17 (27.42%) Campaign Management
5 17 (27.42%) E-Commerce
6 14 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (14.52%) Continuous Delivery
7 9 (14.52%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 9 (14.52%) Mentoring
7 9 (14.52%) Software Delivery
7 9 (14.52%) Translating Business Requirements
7 9 (14.52%) Use Case
8 7 (11.29%) Project Management
8 7 (11.29%) SDLC
9 6 (9.68%) Migration
9 6 (9.68%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 50 (80.65%) SQL
2 19 (30.65%) Java
3 9 (14.52%) PHP
3 9 (14.52%) Python
3 9 (14.52%) Ruby
4 8 (12.90%) JavaScript
5 7 (11.29%) COBOL
6 3 (4.84%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.84%) Perl
6 3 (4.84%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (24.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
2 3 (4.84%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.61%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 9 (14.52%) Ansible
1 9 (14.52%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (14.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (62.90%) Oracle
2 18 (29.03%) IBM
3 14 (22.58%) hybris
4 5 (8.06%) SAP
5 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
5 4 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (4.84%) ATG
6 3 (4.84%) Blue Martini
6 3 (4.84%) Cognos
6 3 (4.84%) Elastic Path
6 3 (4.84%) Interwoven
6 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.84%) Teradata
7 1 (1.61%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.61%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.61%) PeopleSoft