The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2
UK / England
Rank 286 308 321
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +13
Contract jobs citing DB2 311 317 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.75% 0.68% 0.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.37% 2.97% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 146 152
Median daily rate £470 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Median hourly rate £28.15 £29.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -26.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £29.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-4.59% -25.31%

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
9216 10679 10153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.23% 22.96% 21.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6226 7245 6735
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 200 153
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £15.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing DB2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in England

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in England

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in England

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in England

DB2
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

DB2 Hourly Rate Histogram in England

DB2
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the England region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +39 116 £525 +21.73% 12
South East +2 82 £450 +9.09% 8
North West +18 30 £525 +33.75% 2
Yorkshire +27 24 £550 +57.14%
East Midlands -11 17 £401 -5.58% 3
North East -11 16 £381 +17.30%
West Midlands +1 11 £550 - 6
South West +5 5 £463 +15.62% 1
East of England -28 5 £258 -31.33% 2
Midlands +2 2 £450 +63.63%
DB2
UK

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DB2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for DB2.

1 327 (54.14%) SQL
2 270 (44.70%) Oracle
3 192 (31.79%) IBM
4 190 (31.46%) Linux
5 168 (27.81%) Java
6 157 (25.99%) Unix
7 141 (23.34%) Agile Software Development
8 139 (23.01%) Finance
9 134 (22.19%) SQL Server
10 131 (21.69%) Windows
11 121 (20.03%) XML
12 118 (19.54%) AIX
13 109 (18.05%) WebSphere
14 108 (17.88%) Mainframe
15 103 (17.05%) Banking
16 96 (15.89%) Relational Database
17 82 (13.58%) Data Modelling
18 79 (13.08%) HTML
19 77 (12.75%) Web Services
20 76 (12.58%) JavaScript
20 76 (12.58%) Analytical Skills
21 66 (10.93%) SAP
21 66 (10.93%) JSON
22 63 (10.43%) ITIL
22 63 (10.43%) SOAP
22 63 (10.43%) Middleware
23 61 (10.10%) Python
24 60 (9.93%) Sybase
25 59 (9.77%) Data Quality
26 58 (9.60%) Git (software)

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 109 (18.05%) WebSphere
2 43 (7.12%) WebSphere Application Server
3 40 (6.62%) CICS
4 30 (4.97%) WebLogic
5 29 (4.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 28 (4.64%) Tomcat
7 22 (3.64%) IBM HTTP Server
8 21 (3.48%) JBoss
9 18 (2.98%) Apache
10 16 (2.65%) WebLogic Portal
11 15 (2.48%) MQSeries
12 14 (2.32%) Commerce Server
13 12 (1.99%) Apache Spark
13 12 (1.99%) SharePoint
14 9 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
14 9 (1.49%) Drupal
14 9 (1.49%) IIS
15 7 (1.16%) Confluence
15 7 (1.16%) NetWeaver
16 6 (0.99%) SAS
Applications
1 28 (4.64%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (1.66%) MS Office
4 2 (0.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.17%) MS Project
5 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (2.32%) Magento
2 9 (1.49%) Fredhopper
2 9 (1.49%) Temenos T24
3 7 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.83%) BusinessWorks
4 5 (0.83%) JDE World
4 5 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 2 (0.33%) Maximo
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.17%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.17%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.17%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.15%) IaaS
2 18 (2.98%) PaaS
2 18 (2.98%) SaaS
3 12 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.50%) Bluemix
6 3 (0.50%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (0.33%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.17%) GitHub
8 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.30%) Firewall
2 22 (3.64%) TCP/IP
3 20 (3.31%) LDAP
4 16 (2.65%) SAN
5 13 (2.15%) HTTP
6 11 (1.82%) SMTP
7 10 (1.66%) Internet
7 10 (1.66%) SSL
8 9 (1.49%) DNS
9 8 (1.32%) FTP
10 6 (0.99%) ATM
11 5 (0.83%) SSH
11 5 (0.83%) WAN
12 4 (0.66%) LAN
12 4 (0.66%) NAS
12 4 (0.66%) Network Security
12 4 (0.66%) SNMP
13 3 (0.50%) BIG-IP
14 2 (0.33%) Ethernet
14 2 (0.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (22.19%) SQL Server
2 96 (15.89%) Relational Database
3 55 (9.11%) NoSQL
4 47 (7.78%) Big Data
4 47 (7.78%) Hadoop
5 43 (7.12%) MongoDB
6 42 (6.95%) Data Warehouse
7 32 (5.30%) Oracle Database
7 32 (5.30%) RDBMS
8 27 (4.47%) IBM InfoSphere
9 26 (4.30%) MySQL
10 23 (3.81%) DB2 UDB
11 19 (3.15%) Oracle Reports
12 18 (2.98%) DataStage
13 16 (2.65%) BusinessObjects
14 15 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
15 14 (2.32%) Apache Hive
15 14 (2.32%) HBase
16 11 (1.82%) Impala
16 11 (1.82%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 58 (9.60%) Git (software)
2 50 (8.28%) Ant
3 46 (7.62%) Subversion
4 45 (7.45%) Maven
5 38 (6.29%) Jenkins
6 25 (4.14%) JUnit
7 23 (3.81%) Eclipse
7 23 (3.81%) Selenium
8 20 (3.31%) Gradle
9 19 (3.15%) Cucumber
9 19 (3.15%) JIRA
10 14 (2.32%) Hudson
10 14 (2.32%) Log4j
11 13 (2.15%) JBehave
12 12 (1.99%) Concordion
13 11 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (1.66%) ERwin
15 9 (1.49%) SoapUI
16 8 (1.32%) Talend Open Studio
17 7 (1.16%) Appium
General
1 139 (23.01%) Finance
2 103 (17.05%) Banking
3 28 (4.64%) Retail
4 20 (3.31%) Back Office
5 18 (2.98%) Investment Banking
6 15 (2.48%) Front Office
7 10 (1.66%) Billing
8 8 (1.32%) Automotive
9 7 (1.16%) Telecoms
10 6 (0.99%) Legal
11 5 (0.83%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.83%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.50%) Electronics
12 3 (0.50%) French Language
12 3 (0.50%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.33%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.33%) Marketing
13 2 (0.33%) Prime Brokerage
14 1 (0.17%) Law
14 1 (0.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 150 (24.83%) Developer
2 113 (18.71%) Analyst
3 82 (13.58%) Architect
4 75 (12.42%) Consultant
5 60 (9.93%) Java Developer
6 56 (9.27%) DBA
7 43 (7.12%) Data Analyst
8 32 (5.30%) Administrator
9 31 (5.13%) DB2 DBA
10 30 (4.97%) Technical Consultant
11 26 (4.30%) Data Consultant
11 26 (4.30%) Infrastructure Architect
12 23 (3.81%) SQL Analyst
13 22 (3.64%) Business Analyst
14 19 (3.15%) Data Quality Consultant
14 19 (3.15%) Solutions Architect
15 17 (2.81%) SAP Consultant
16 16 (2.65%) Data Architect
17 15 (2.48%) DB2 Administrator
18 14 (2.32%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (20.03%) XML
2 79 (13.08%) HTML
3 77 (12.75%) Web Services
4 66 (10.93%) JSON
5 63 (10.43%) Middleware
5 63 (10.43%) SOAP
6 58 (9.60%) J2EE
7 54 (8.94%) CSS
8 51 (8.44%) Spring
9 41 (6.79%) JSP
10 38 (6.29%) JMS
11 34 (5.63%) REST
12 27 (4.47%) jQuery
13 23 (3.81%) Hibernate
13 23 (3.81%) WebSphere MQ
14 20 (3.31%) .NET
15 18 (2.98%) Ajax
16 16 (2.65%) Struts
16 16 (2.65%) WSDL
16 16 (2.65%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 108 (17.88%) Mainframe
2 76 (12.58%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (5.63%) Management Information System
4 29 (4.80%) AS400
5 28 (4.64%) Data Structures
6 18 (2.98%) Derivative
7 17 (2.81%) Client/Server
7 17 (2.81%) iSeries
7 17 (2.81%) Replication
8 16 (2.65%) SWIFT
9 15 (2.48%) Clustering
10 13 (2.15%) Mathematics
11 11 (1.82%) IBM Mainframe
12 10 (1.66%) iPad
13 9 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (1.32%) Computer Science
14 8 (1.32%) Fat Client
14 8 (1.32%) OTC Derivatives
14 8 (1.32%) Thin Client
15 7 (1.16%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 190 (31.46%) Linux
2 157 (25.99%) Unix
3 131 (21.69%) Windows
4 118 (19.54%) AIX
5 46 (7.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 43 (7.12%) zOS
7 34 (5.63%) Solaris
8 17 (2.81%) Windows Server
8 17 (2.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (2.32%) MVS
9 14 (2.32%) Windows Vista
10 12 (1.99%) SUSE
11 9 (1.49%) Oracle Linux
12 8 (1.32%) HPUX
13 6 (0.99%) Windows 7
13 6 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (0.83%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.50%) CentOS
16 2 (0.33%) OS/400
16 2 (0.33%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (23.34%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (13.58%) Data Modelling
3 63 (10.43%) ITIL
4 56 (9.27%) E-Commerce
5 55 (9.11%) Migration
6 50 (8.28%) DevOps
7 49 (8.11%) ETL
7 49 (8.11%) OO
8 48 (7.95%) Data Management
8 48 (7.95%) TDD
9 47 (7.78%) Business Intelligence
10 41 (6.79%) Performance Tuning
11 40 (6.62%) Scrum
12 39 (6.46%) Data Analysis
13 38 (6.29%) Microservices
14 35 (5.79%) Change Management
15 34 (5.63%) Stakeholder Management
16 33 (5.46%) Business Analysis
16 33 (5.46%) SOA
17 32 (5.30%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 327 (54.14%) SQL
2 168 (27.81%) Java
3 76 (12.58%) JavaScript
4 61 (10.10%) Python
5 52 (8.61%) Perl
5 52 (8.61%) Shell Script
6 47 (7.78%) COBOL
7 32 (5.30%) JCL
8 26 (4.30%) C++
9 22 (3.64%) C#
10 18 (2.98%) PHP
10 18 (2.98%) R
10 18 (2.98%) Scala
11 15 (2.48%) Ruby
12 14 (2.32%) PL/SQL
12 14 (2.32%) RPG
12 14 (2.32%) VB
13 13 (2.15%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.32%) C
14 8 (1.32%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 49 (8.11%) Degree
2 33 (5.46%) Security Cleared
3 28 (4.64%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.50%) IBM Certification
5 3 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.33%) CISSP
6 2 (0.33%) ISEB
6 2 (0.33%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.17%) MCSE
7 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (9.77%) Data Quality
2 21 (3.48%) QA
3 16 (2.65%) Dodd-Frank
3 16 (2.65%) EMIR
3 16 (2.65%) MiFID
4 10 (1.66%) SLA
5 9 (1.49%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
6 6 (0.99%) ISO20022
7 5 (0.83%) GDPR
8 3 (0.50%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.33%) Basel II
9 2 (0.33%) COBIT
9 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.17%) GCP
10 1 (0.17%) PMBOK
System Software
1 33 (5.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (3.97%) Active Directory
3 18 (2.98%) Docker
4 12 (1.99%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (1.82%) HDFS
6 10 (1.66%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (1.32%) XenApp
7 8 (1.32%) XenDesktop
8 6 (0.99%) Time Sharing Option
8 6 (0.99%) vSphere
9 5 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.33%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.33%) Oracle Clusterware
11 1 (0.17%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.17%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.17%) RACF
11 1 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 28 (4.64%) Puppet
2 24 (3.97%) Ansible
3 23 (3.81%) Tivoli
4 14 (2.32%) CA Endevor
5 13 (2.15%) OMEGAMON
6 12 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (1.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 11 (1.82%) Oozie
8 10 (1.66%) CA Service Virtualization
8 10 (1.66%) HP Quality Center
9 9 (1.49%) QRadar
10 8 (1.32%) HP SiteScope
10 8 (1.32%) MOM
11 7 (1.16%) SCCM
11 7 (1.16%) ZABBIX
12 4 (0.66%) Control-M
13 3 (0.50%) BMC PATROL
13 3 (0.50%) HP Data Protector
13 3 (0.50%) NetBackup
13 3 (0.50%) OpenView
Vendors
1 270 (44.70%) Oracle
2 192 (31.79%) IBM
3 66 (10.93%) SAP
4 60 (9.93%) Sybase
5 49 (8.11%) VMware
6 45 (7.45%) Microsoft
7 41 (6.79%) Teradata
8 31 (5.13%) CA
9 30 (4.97%) HP
10 26 (4.30%) Netezza
11 20 (3.31%) Perforce
11 20 (3.31%) Red Hat
12 18 (2.98%) BMC
12 18 (2.98%) Citrix
12 18 (2.98%) Splunk
13 17 (2.81%) Informatica
14 16 (2.65%) Cognos
15 14 (2.32%) hybris
15 14 (2.32%) TIBCO
16 12 (1.99%) MicroStrategy
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