The table below looks at the statistics for the DB2 DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DB2 Database Administrator
Rank 566 556 555
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs requiring a DB2 DBA 23 21 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.042% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.045% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 9
Average daily rate
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£440 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £327 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £495 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £376 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49336 46518 44681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.83% 92.45% 92.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 32059 28699 27154
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1836 1841 1961
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.57 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

DB2 DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DB2 DBA in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DB2 DBA Jobs Demand Trend in England

DB2 DBA
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

DB2 DBA Daily Rate Trend in England

DB2 DBA
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

DB2 DBA Hourly Rate Trend in England

DB2 DBA
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 DBA within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -13 9 £388 -18.42%
North West -29 7 £480 +43.49%
London +13 6 - -
East of England - 1 £425 -
DB2 DBA
UK

DB2 DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited DB2 DBA in their job title 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 with DB2 DBA in their job title.

1 44 (100.00%) DB2
2 15 (34.09%) Mainframe
3 14 (31.82%) UNIX
4 13 (29.55%) SQL
4 13 (29.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (29.55%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (27.27%) Finance
6 11 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 10 (22.73%) DB2 UDB
7 10 (22.73%) zOS
7 10 (22.73%) IBM
8 7 (15.91%) SAP
8 7 (15.91%) Tivoli
8 7 (15.91%) REXX
9 6 (13.64%) JCL
9 6 (13.64%) Data Modelling
9 6 (13.64%) Oracle
9 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
9 6 (13.64%) Clustering
9 6 (13.64%) Banking
10 5 (11.36%) Time Sharing Option
11 4 (9.09%) SDLC
11 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (9.09%) FMCG
11 4 (9.09%) OMEGAMON
11 4 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
11 4 (9.09%) SAP Basis
11 4 (9.09%) C
11 4 (9.09%) OLTP
12 3 (6.82%) SAN

DB2 DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited DB2 DBA in their job title 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 with DB2 DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (100.00%) DB2
2 10 (22.73%) DB2 UDB
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 4 (9.09%) OLTP
5 3 (6.82%) OLAP
5 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) CA Gen
1 1 (2.27%) Liquibase
1 1 (2.27%) Flyway
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Banking
3 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.82%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.27%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Mainframe
2 6 (13.64%) Clustering
3 4 (9.09%) FMCG
3 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) UNIX
2 10 (22.73%) zOS
3 1 (2.27%) MVS
3 1 (2.27%) Windows
3 1 (2.27%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) Disaster Recovery
1 13 (29.55%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 6 (13.64%) Data Modelling
4 4 (9.09%) SDLC
5 3 (6.82%) Migration
6 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.27%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.27%) Database Tuning
6 1 (2.27%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 13 (29.55%) SQL
2 7 (15.91%) REXX
3 6 (13.64%) JCL
4 4 (9.09%) C
5 1 (2.27%) COBOL
5 1 (2.27%) Assembly Language
5 1 (2.27%) SELCOPY
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (2.27%) RACF
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) Tivoli
2 4 (9.09%) OMEGAMON
3 2 (4.55%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) IBM
2 7 (15.91%) SAP
3 6 (13.64%) Oracle
4 2 (4.55%) BMC
5 1 (2.27%) CA
5 1 (2.27%) Cognos