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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2 Database Administrator
Rank 578 562 531
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -31
Contract jobs requiring a DB2 DBA 18 31 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.066% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.070% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 20
Average daily rate £408 £402 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% +0.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £307 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
-8.68% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £39.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.50 -
DB2 DBA
UK

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
44626 44477 42797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.57% 94.45% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29076 28059 25830
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1591 1795 1920
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 DBA across the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

DB2 DBA Daily Rate Histogram 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 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +23 7 £413 +106.25%
London +2 7 £425 +12.24% 1
North West -26 3 £400 -11.22%
East Midlands -15 1 £425 -
DB2 DBA
UK

DB2 DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 45 (100.00%) DB2
2 23 (51.11%) AIX
2 23 (51.11%) Unix
3 20 (44.44%) Linux
4 18 (40.00%) IBM
5 15 (33.33%) ClearCase
5 15 (33.33%) ClearQuest
5 15 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (33.33%) Hadoop
6 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared
6 14 (31.11%) HACMP
6 14 (31.11%) Neo4j
6 14 (31.11%) IBM InfoSphere
7 13 (28.89%) Change Data Capture
7 13 (28.89%) Red Hat
8 12 (26.67%) Mainframe
8 12 (26.67%) DV Cleared
8 12 (26.67%) Finance
9 8 (17.78%) Banking
10 6 (13.33%) SQL
11 5 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
12 4 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (8.89%) Vignette
12 4 (8.89%) XML
12 4 (8.89%) Middleware
12 4 (8.89%) zOS
12 4 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (8.89%) FileNet
12 4 (8.89%) WebSphere
13 3 (6.67%) Document Management

DB2 DBA
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.89%) FileNet
1 4 (8.89%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.67%) CICS
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (100.00%) DB2
2 15 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 14 (31.11%) IBM InfoSphere
3 14 (31.11%) Neo4j
4 2 (4.44%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.22%) Easytrieve
5 1 (2.22%) IDMS
5 1 (2.22%) OLAP
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.22%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 15 (33.33%) ClearCase
1 15 (33.33%) ClearQuest
2 1 (2.22%) CA Gen
2 1 (2.22%) ERwin
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 8 (17.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) Middleware
1 4 (8.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) HACMP
2 12 (26.67%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.22%) Clustering
4 1 (2.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (51.11%) AIX
1 23 (51.11%) Unix
2 20 (44.44%) Linux
3 15 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (8.89%) zOS
5 2 (4.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) Change Data Capture
2 5 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (6.67%) Document Management
4 3 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (4.44%) Data Modelling
5 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.22%) Change Management
6 1 (2.22%) Data Architecture
6 1 (2.22%) Data Management
6 1 (2.22%) High Availability
6 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.22%) Migration
6 1 (2.22%) Physical Data Model
6 1 (2.22%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.22%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.22%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (2.22%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) C
3 1 (2.22%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared
2 12 (26.67%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) DBS Check
4 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.22%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) IBM
2 13 (28.89%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.89%) Vignette
4 3 (6.67%) Cognizant
5 1 (2.22%) BMC
5 1 (2.22%) CA
5 1 (2.22%) Citrix
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle
5 1 (2.22%) Pega