The table below looks at the statistics for the DB2 Developer 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2 Developer
Rank 605 590 583
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Contract jobs requiring a DB2 Developer 22 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.016% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.017% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 9
Average daily rate £275 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £334 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £372 £374
% change year-on-year
-26.01% -0.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DB2 Developer
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
48697 48044 46983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.04% 94.77% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 32114 29627 29164
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1383 1932 1948
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

DB2 Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

DB2 Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

DB2 Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

DB2 Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

DB2 Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

DB2 Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

DB2 Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

DB2 Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

DB2 Developer
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 Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 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 West - 9 £263 -
East Midlands - 4 £363 -
East of England +4 3 £375 +0.89%
London -7 2 £313 -28.57%
South East - 2 £263 -
North West - 1 - -
DB2 Developer
UK

DB2 Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited DB2 Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 38 (100.00%) DB2
2 25 (65.79%) SQL
3 21 (55.26%) COBOL
4 16 (42.11%) CICS
5 13 (34.21%) Mainframe
6 10 (26.32%) zOS
6 10 (26.32%) IBM
7 8 (21.05%) AIX
8 7 (18.42%) Linux
8 7 (18.42%) Oracle
8 7 (18.42%) XML
8 7 (18.42%) Banking
8 7 (18.42%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
9 6 (15.79%) Performance Analysis
9 6 (15.79%) ETL
10 5 (13.16%) JCL
10 5 (13.16%) Middleware
10 5 (13.16%) Java
11 4 (10.53%) Finance
11 4 (10.53%) IBM Mainframe
12 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
12 3 (7.89%) WebSphere
12 3 (7.89%) Control-M
12 3 (7.89%) J2EE
12 3 (7.89%) Web Services
12 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
12 3 (7.89%) SDLC
13 2 (5.26%) Time Sharing Option

DB2 Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited DB2 Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (42.11%) CICS
2 3 (7.89%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.63%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
1 1 (2.63%) SAN
1 1 (2.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (100.00%) DB2
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.26%) DataStage
3 2 (5.26%) OLAP
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (5.26%) PowerCenter
4 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.63%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (2.63%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) AccuRev
1 1 (2.63%) ERwin
1 1 (2.63%) Lombardi
General
1 7 (18.42%) Banking
2 4 (10.53%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Automotive
3 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) XML
2 5 (13.16%) Middleware
3 3 (7.89%) J2EE
3 3 (7.89%) Web Services
4 2 (5.26%) Java EE
5 1 (2.63%) .NET
5 1 (2.63%) Ajax
5 1 (2.63%) CGI
5 1 (2.63%) HTML
5 1 (2.63%) HTML5
5 1 (2.63%) jQuery
5 1 (2.63%) SAX
5 1 (2.63%) SOAP
5 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) Mainframe
2 4 (10.53%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.63%) AS400
3 1 (2.63%) iSeries
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) zOS
2 8 (21.05%) AIX
3 7 (18.42%) Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Unix
5 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (15.79%) ETL
2 6 (15.79%) Performance Analysis
2 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
3 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (7.89%) SDLC
3 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.26%) B2C
4 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.26%) Data Management
4 2 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (5.26%) Logistics
4 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.63%) Analytics
5 1 (2.63%) Change Management
5 1 (2.63%) Data Modelling
5 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.63%) Functional Testing
5 1 (2.63%) High Availability
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) SQL
2 21 (55.26%) COBOL
3 5 (13.16%) Java
3 5 (13.16%) JCL
4 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
4 2 (5.26%) SQR
5 1 (2.63%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.63%) Korn
5 1 (2.63%) RPG IV
5 1 (2.63%) XPath
5 1 (2.63%) XQuery
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) IBM
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) ArcSight
3 2 (5.26%) Splunk
3 2 (5.26%) Sunopsis
4 1 (2.63%) Cognos
4 1 (2.63%) IFS
4 1 (2.63%) Informatica
4 1 (2.63%) Remedy
4 1 (2.63%) Teradata
4 1 (2.63%) TIBCO