The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 UDB skills 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 UDB over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2 Universal Database (DB2 UDB)
Rank 624 599 594
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -5
Contract jobs citing DB2 UDB 8 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.022% 0.010%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.071% 0.095% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 5
Average daily rate £415 £675 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.51% +35.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DB2 UDB
UK

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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11254 11571 11426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.97% 22.89% 23.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7687 7561 7303
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 156 199
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.10 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.24% -8.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.97 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.09 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £32.30 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.39% -7.71%

DB2 UDB
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

DB2 UDB Jobs Demand Trend in England

DB2 UDB
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

DB2 UDB Daily Rate Trend in England

DB2 UDB
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 UDB across the England region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

DB2 UDB Daily Rate Histogram in England

DB2 UDB
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

DB2 UDB Hourly Rate Trend in England

DB2 UDB
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 UDB within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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 East -6 5 £415 -
London 0 3 £493 -27.03%
DB2 UDB
UK

DB2 UDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing DB2 UDB 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 UDB.

1 19 (100.00%) DB2
2 17 (89.47%) Oracle
3 10 (52.63%) zOS
3 10 (52.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (52.63%) Information Security
4 9 (47.37%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (42.11%) Unix
5 8 (42.11%) WebLogic
5 8 (42.11%) Linux
6 7 (36.84%) Windows
6 7 (36.84%) AIX
6 7 (36.84%) Solaris
6 7 (36.84%) CA
6 7 (36.84%) WebSphere
7 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
7 6 (31.58%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (31.58%) Change Management
7 6 (31.58%) Finance
7 6 (31.58%) TOGAF
7 6 (31.58%) ClearTrust
7 6 (31.58%) DoDAF
7 6 (31.58%) MODAF
7 6 (31.58%) Firewall
7 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
7 6 (31.58%) CISM
7 6 (31.58%) AS400
7 6 (31.58%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
7 6 (31.58%) Vitria
7 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003

DB2 UDB
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing DB2 UDB 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 UDB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (42.11%) WebLogic
2 7 (36.84%) WebSphere
3 6 (31.58%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (31.58%) IIS
3 6 (31.58%) iPlanet
3 6 (31.58%) MQSeries
3 6 (31.58%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.26%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 6 (31.58%) BusinessWare
1 6 (31.58%) SAP R/3
2 1 (5.26%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (5.26%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) DB2
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.26%) OLTP
5 1 (5.26%) PowerCenter
5 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Ant
1 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.26%) Introscope
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.26%) Back Office
4 1 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Front Office
4 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Architect
2 7 (36.84%) DBA
3 6 (31.58%) Security Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Administrator
4 4 (21.05%) Information Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Information Security Architect
5 3 (15.79%) Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Production DBA
5 3 (15.79%) Unix DBA
6 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Security Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
7 1 (5.26%) DB2 DBA
7 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Network Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Systems Developer
7 1 (5.26%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) MSMQ
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (5.26%) FpML
3 1 (5.26%) J2EE
3 1 (5.26%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) AS400
1 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
2 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (26.32%) FMCG
3 4 (21.05%) Clustering
3 4 (21.05%) Replication
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.26%) HACMP
4 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
4 1 (5.26%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) zOS
2 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) Unix
3 7 (36.84%) AIX
3 7 (36.84%) Solaris
3 7 (36.84%) Windows
4 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (52.63%) Information Security
2 9 (47.37%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (31.58%) Change Management
3 6 (31.58%) Data Modelling
3 6 (31.58%) DoDAF
3 6 (31.58%) Identity Access Management
3 6 (31.58%) MODAF
3 6 (31.58%) SABSA
3 6 (31.58%) TOGAF
3 6 (31.58%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (26.32%) Information Assurance
4 5 (26.32%) Information Management
4 5 (26.32%) Migration
4 5 (26.32%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (26.32%) Project Management
5 4 (21.05%) Data Architecture
5 4 (21.05%) Data Migration
5 4 (21.05%) High Availability
5 4 (21.05%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) JCL
4 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 6 (31.58%) CCSP
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (31.58%) CISM
1 6 (31.58%) CISSP
2 5 (26.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
1 6 (31.58%) ClearTrust
2 1 (5.26%) GPFS
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) CA Single Sign-On
2 4 (21.05%) Data Guard
3 3 (15.79%) Tivoli
4 1 (5.26%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Oracle
2 7 (36.84%) CA
3 6 (31.58%) BEA
3 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
3 6 (31.58%) IBM
3 6 (31.58%) SAP
3 6 (31.58%) Vitria
4 4 (21.05%) Pega
5 1 (5.26%) Intel
5 1 (5.26%) NetApp
5 1 (5.26%) Remedy
5 1 (5.26%) Sybase
5 1 (5.26%) TIBCO
5 1 (5.26%) VMware