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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 99 102 115
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +13
Contract jobs citing DB2 31 32 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.23% 1.16% 0.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.36% 5.30% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 6
Median daily rate £375 £342 £479
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.64% -28.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £259 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £460 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
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
421 604 786
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.75% 21.96% 25.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 371 427
Median daily rate £399 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.31% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £525 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 26 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £18.54 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%

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 3 May 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
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 3 May 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 +21 21 £300 -5.77%
Hertfordshire -2 5 £490 +43.27% 5
Bedfordshire +5 3 £375 -15.73%
Cambridgeshire +7 1 £455 +23.38%
East Anglia - 1 £600 - 1
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 44 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (58.82%) SQL
3 29 (42.65%) SQL Server
4 28 (41.18%) Unix
5 24 (35.29%) XML
5 24 (35.29%) HTML
5 24 (35.29%) Java
5 24 (35.29%) zOS
6 21 (30.88%) J2EE
7 19 (27.94%) WebSphere
7 19 (27.94%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (27.94%) Test Automation
7 19 (27.94%) RESTful
8 18 (26.47%) JavaScript
8 18 (26.47%) Oracle
8 18 (26.47%) IBM
9 16 (23.53%) ETL
10 15 (22.06%) Retail
11 13 (19.12%) QA
12 12 (17.65%) Subversion
12 12 (17.65%) Automated Testing
13 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
13 11 (16.18%) COBOL
13 11 (16.18%) Selenium
13 11 (16.18%) Test Scripting
13 11 (16.18%) Magento
13 11 (16.18%) WebDriver
13 11 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (14.71%) Coaching
14 10 (14.71%) Java EE

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 19 (27.94%) WebSphere
2 8 (11.76%) CICS
3 3 (4.41%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.94%) Node.js
5 1 (1.47%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.47%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (16.18%) Magento
2 7 (10.29%) assyst
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (42.65%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.88%) DbVisualizer
3 4 (5.88%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (4.41%) DataStage
4 3 (4.41%) MySQL
5 2 (2.94%) DB2 UDB
5 2 (2.94%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Subversion
2 11 (16.18%) Selenium
2 11 (16.18%) WebDriver
3 9 (13.24%) HP UFT
4 8 (11.76%) Appium
4 8 (11.76%) Git (software)
4 8 (11.76%) PHPUnit
5 3 (4.41%) AccuRev
5 3 (4.41%) Ant
5 3 (4.41%) Cucumber
5 3 (4.41%) JIRA
5 3 (4.41%) Protractor
5 3 (4.41%) Rational Application Developer
6 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.47%) LoadRunner
General
1 15 (22.06%) Retail
2 8 (11.76%) Finance
3 7 (10.29%) Manufacturing
4 5 (7.35%) Automotive
5 3 (4.41%) Marketing
6 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (35.29%) Developer
2 16 (23.53%) Automation Tester
2 16 (23.53%) Tester
3 11 (16.18%) Java Developer
4 10 (14.71%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 10 (14.71%) Selenium Tester
5 9 (13.24%) J2EE Developer
6 7 (10.29%) DBA
6 7 (10.29%) Web Automation Tester
6 7 (10.29%) Web Tester
6 7 (10.29%) WebSphere Developer
7 5 (7.35%) DB2 DBA
7 5 (7.35%) DB2 Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Administrator
8 4 (5.88%) ETL Developer
8 4 (5.88%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
8 4 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (4.41%) E-Commerce Architect
9 3 (4.41%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
9 3 (4.41%) Java Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (35.29%) HTML
1 24 (35.29%) XML
2 21 (30.88%) J2EE
3 19 (27.94%) RESTful
4 10 (14.71%) Java EE
5 8 (11.76%) Behat
5 8 (11.76%) ISPF
6 6 (8.82%) CSS
7 4 (5.88%) Flash
7 4 (5.88%) JSON
7 4 (5.88%) Web Services
8 3 (4.41%) .NET
8 3 (4.41%) Ajax
8 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET
8 3 (4.41%) Gherkin
8 3 (4.41%) jQuery
8 3 (4.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (2.94%) JSF
9 2 (2.94%) Sass
9 2 (2.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (14.71%) Mainframe
3 7 (10.29%) AS400
3 7 (10.29%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.47%) Clustering
4 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.47%) RIA
4 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (41.18%) Unix
2 24 (35.29%) zOS
3 7 (10.29%) MVS
4 5 (7.35%) AIX
4 5 (7.35%) Linux
5 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.94%) Windows
6 1 (1.47%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (27.94%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (27.94%) Test Automation
3 16 (23.53%) ETL
4 12 (17.65%) Automated Testing
5 11 (16.18%) Test Scripting
6 10 (14.71%) Coaching
6 10 (14.71%) Document Management
7 9 (13.24%) TDD
8 8 (11.76%) BDD
8 8 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (11.76%) User Stories
8 8 (11.76%) Wealth Management
9 7 (10.29%) High Availability
9 7 (10.29%) ITIL
9 7 (10.29%) ITIL V3
9 7 (10.29%) Knowledge Management
9 7 (10.29%) Problem Management
9 7 (10.29%) Re-Platforming
9 7 (10.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (58.82%) SQL
2 24 (35.29%) Java
3 18 (26.47%) JavaScript
4 11 (16.18%) COBOL
5 10 (14.71%) PHP
6 8 (11.76%) JCL
7 3 (4.41%) C#
8 2 (2.94%) Python
8 2 (2.94%) SQR
9 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.47%) REXX
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) ISEB
1 7 (10.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.12%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (10.29%) Active Directory
1 7 (10.29%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 5 (7.35%) RACF
2 5 (7.35%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (10.29%) Tivoli NetView
2 2 (2.94%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.47%) Control-M
3 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (26.47%) IBM
1 18 (26.47%) Oracle
2 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.76%) HP
4 4 (5.88%) Sunopsis
5 3 (4.41%) Teradata
6 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.47%) Infor
7 1 (1.47%) Netezza
7 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.47%) SAP
7 1 (1.47%) VMware
East Anglia
Arden Resourcing Limited
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago