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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 62 62 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Contract jobs citing DB2 23 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.51% 1.40% 1.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.07% 8.45% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 5
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £358 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £458 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £16.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -41.81%
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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
285 213 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 18.76% 16.60% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 111 50
Average daily rate £400 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £18.00 £70.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -74.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 April 2015, 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 22 (52.38%) Banking
2 14 (33.33%) CICS
2 14 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 11 (26.19%) COBOL
4 8 (19.05%) zOS
4 8 (19.05%) Data Management
4 8 (19.05%) WebSphere
4 8 (19.05%) Migration
5 7 (16.67%) Finance
5 7 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 7 (16.67%) Oracle
6 6 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (14.29%) Linux
6 6 (14.29%) ETL
6 6 (14.29%) VSAM
6 6 (14.29%) LPAR
7 5 (11.90%) WebSphere Portal
7 5 (11.90%) CA
7 5 (11.90%) Informatica
7 5 (11.90%) UNIX
7 5 (11.90%) Windows
8 4 (9.52%) AIX
8 4 (9.52%) Solaris
8 4 (9.52%) Java
8 4 (9.52%) WebSphere Process Server
8 4 (9.52%) CA Wily
8 4 (9.52%) High Availability
8 4 (9.52%) Introscope
8 4 (9.52%) Jython
9 3 (7.14%) Relational Database

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 14 (33.33%) CICS
2 8 (19.05%) WebSphere
3 6 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (11.90%) WebSphere Portal
5 4 (9.52%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.38%) IIS
6 1 (2.38%) JBoss
6 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.38%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Office
1 1 (2.38%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.38%) Firewall
2 1 (2.38%) FTP
2 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
1 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) OLAP
3 1 (2.38%) PowerCenter
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (2.38%) Big Data
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Introscope
2 2 (4.76%) JUnit
3 1 (2.38%) Checkstyle
General
1 22 (52.38%) Banking
2 7 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Architect
2 8 (19.05%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) Designer
3 6 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
3 6 (14.29%) Administrator
3 6 (14.29%) Data Architect
3 6 (14.29%) WebSphere Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) Server Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Technical Leader
4 4 (9.52%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
5 3 (7.14%) Mainframe Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Consultant
6 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Informatica Developer
6 2 (4.76%) DB2 Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 1 (2.38%) DB2 Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) Web Services
2 2 (4.76%) .NET
2 2 (4.76%) JMS
2 2 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (2.38%) Middleware
3 1 (2.38%) Spring
3 1 (2.38%) JAXB
3 1 (2.38%) J2EE
3 1 (2.38%) SOAP
3 1 (2.38%) XML
3 1 (2.38%) XSD
3 1 (2.38%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 6 (14.29%) VSAM
2 6 (14.29%) LPAR
3 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) iSeries
5 1 (2.38%) Social Media
5 1 (2.38%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (2.38%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.38%) AS400
5 1 (2.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.05%) zOS
2 6 (14.29%) Linux
3 5 (11.90%) UNIX
3 5 (11.90%) Windows
4 4 (9.52%) AIX
4 4 (9.52%) Solaris
5 1 (2.38%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) Data Management
1 8 (19.05%) Migration
2 7 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 6 (14.29%) ETL
4 4 (9.52%) High Availability
5 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.76%) SOA
6 1 (2.38%) Analytics
6 1 (2.38%) Master Data Management
6 1 (2.38%) Automation Testing
6 1 (2.38%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.38%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.38%) Data Security
6 1 (2.38%) OOD
6 1 (2.38%) ITIL
6 1 (2.38%) OO
6 1 (2.38%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) COBOL
2 4 (9.52%) Java
2 4 (9.52%) Jython
3 3 (7.14%) SQL
4 2 (4.76%) Perl
5 1 (2.38%) RPG
5 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.38%) RPG/400
5 1 (2.38%) RPG IV
5 1 (2.38%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) CA Wily
2 1 (2.38%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle
2 5 (11.90%) CA
2 5 (11.90%) Informatica
3 2 (4.76%) Sybase
3 2 (4.76%) IBM
4 1 (2.38%) Cognos
4 1 (2.38%) Teradata
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