The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 73 32 64
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +32
Contract jobs citing DB2 14 52 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.96% 4.29% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.15% 17.99% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £385 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.87% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.30% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £32.10 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+23.05% -17.16%
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Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
272 289 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.71% 23.83% 23.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 131 93
Average daily rate £375 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £451 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Average hourly rate - £37.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +146.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 12 (60.00%) Banking
2 8 (40.00%) CICS
2 8 (40.00%) Finance
3 7 (35.00%) Mainframe
3 7 (35.00%) Data Management
4 6 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (30.00%) zOS
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle
6 4 (20.00%) Data Architecture
6 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (20.00%) IBM
6 4 (20.00%) Migration
6 4 (20.00%) Informatica
7 3 (15.00%) REXX
7 3 (15.00%) SPSS
7 3 (15.00%) Data Security
7 3 (15.00%) Replication
7 3 (15.00%) Teradata
7 3 (15.00%) ETL
7 3 (15.00%) SAS
7 3 (15.00%) CRM
7 3 (15.00%) Cognos
7 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (15.00%) Sybase
7 3 (15.00%) OLAP
7 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (15.00%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (15.00%) Information Management
7 3 (15.00%) Performance Management

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (40.00%) CICS
2 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (15.00%) SAS
4 1 (5.00%) JBoss
4 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) SPSS
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) SMS
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.00%) SNA
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (15.00%) OLAP
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle OLAP
2 3 (15.00%) Big Data
3 1 (5.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) ERwin
1 1 (5.00%) JUnit
1 1 (5.00%) Checkstyle
General
1 12 (60.00%) Banking
2 8 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Designer
3 4 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (10.00%) DBA
4 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.00%) DB2 DBA
5 1 (5.00%) Environment Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Mainframe Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
1 2 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) JMS
2 1 (5.00%) JAXB
2 1 (5.00%) XML
2 1 (5.00%) XSD
2 1 (5.00%) SOAP
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) J2EE
2 1 (5.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (15.00%) Replication
2 3 (15.00%) Reference Data
2 3 (15.00%) Social Media
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (5.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) zOS
2 2 (10.00%) UNIX
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) MVS
3 1 (5.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Data Management
2 6 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 4 (20.00%) Migration
4 3 (15.00%) Data Security
4 3 (15.00%) ETL
4 3 (15.00%) CRM
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.00%) Information Management
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (15.00%) Information Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) Analytics
4 3 (15.00%) Master Data Management
5 1 (5.00%) SOA
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.00%) Network Design
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) REXX
2 2 (10.00%) COBOL
2 2 (10.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) JCL
3 1 (5.00%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) RACF
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) CA Endevor
1 1 (5.00%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) IBM
2 4 (20.00%) Informatica
3 3 (15.00%) Teradata
3 3 (15.00%) Cognos
3 3 (15.00%) Sybase
4 2 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (5.00%) CA
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.00%) EMC
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