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 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 349 269 304
Rank change year-on-year
-80 +35
Contract jobs citing DB2 278 421 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.61% 0.83% 0.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.72% 3.59% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 196 205
Median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £300 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 2
Median hourly rate £28.15 £26.50 £107.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.20% -75.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.66 £25.80 £53.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.63 £32.80 £161.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £26.75 £107.25
% change year-on-year
+5.21% -75.05%
DB2
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
10234 11719 11090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.38% 23.14% 21.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6839 7887 7429
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 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 177 182
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.75 £31.40
% change year-on-year
+47.57% -17.99%

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 2016.

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 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -25 101 £451 +3.14% 16
South East -47 62 £400 -3.03% 12
North West -10 36 £488 +21.87% 6
Yorkshire +30 23 £550 +50.17% 1
North East -24 17 £375 +15.90%
East of England +2 12 £513 +28.12% 7
West Midlands -9 10 £425 -
East Midlands -33 9 £365 -15.11% 4
South West +4 6 £450 +12.50% 2
DB2
UK

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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.

1 331 (53.91%) Oracle
2 325 (52.93%) SQL
3 212 (34.53%) IBM
4 195 (31.76%) Linux
5 176 (28.66%) Java
6 155 (25.24%) Unix
7 152 (24.76%) SQL Server
8 141 (22.96%) Windows
9 136 (22.15%) Mainframe
9 136 (22.15%) WebSphere
10 132 (21.50%) Finance
11 124 (20.20%) AIX
12 110 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
13 107 (17.43%) XML
14 101 (16.45%) HTML
15 90 (14.66%) JavaScript
16 86 (14.01%) Banking
17 78 (12.70%) CSS
17 78 (12.70%) Web Services
18 68 (11.07%) SAP
18 68 (11.07%) Relational Database
19 67 (10.91%) Perl
20 66 (10.75%) Python
21 65 (10.59%) Data Modelling
22 64 (10.42%) ITIL
22 64 (10.42%) Git (software)
23 63 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
24 62 (10.10%) Migration
25 61 (9.93%) Solaris
25 61 (9.93%) Sybase

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
1 136 (22.15%) WebSphere
2 53 (8.63%) Tomcat
3 52 (8.47%) CICS
4 48 (7.82%) WebLogic
5 41 (6.68%) JBoss
6 35 (5.70%) WebSphere Application Server
7 26 (4.23%) Apache
8 25 (4.07%) IBM HTTP Server
8 25 (4.07%) WebLogic Portal
9 21 (3.42%) IIS
10 16 (2.61%) SharePoint
11 15 (2.44%) MQSeries
11 15 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 13 (2.12%) Commerce Server
13 11 (1.79%) Drupal
14 7 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
14 7 (1.14%) Confluence
14 7 (1.14%) NetWeaver
14 7 (1.14%) SAS
15 6 (0.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 23 (3.75%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.95%) MS Office
3 4 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) MS Project
5 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (2.93%) Magento
2 10 (1.63%) Temenos T24
3 9 (1.47%) Fredhopper
4 7 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
5 6 (0.98%) BusinessWorks
6 5 (0.81%) JDE World
6 5 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.49%) SAP BPC
8 3 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 2 (0.33%) Maximo
9 2 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.33%) SAP HR
10 1 (0.16%) Infor M3
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (0.16%) SAP GRC
10 1 (0.16%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.98%) IaaS
4 5 (0.81%) PaaS
4 5 (0.81%) SaaS
5 3 (0.49%) Bluemix
5 3 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.49%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (0.33%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.16%) GitHub
7 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.16%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.21%) TCP/IP
2 31 (5.05%) SAN
3 26 (4.23%) Firewall
4 18 (2.93%) DHCP
5 17 (2.77%) HTTP
6 10 (1.63%) Internet
6 10 (1.63%) SSL
7 9 (1.47%) LDAP
8 7 (1.14%) FTP
8 7 (1.14%) NAS
8 7 (1.14%) SNMP
9 6 (0.98%) ATM
9 6 (0.98%) DNS
9 6 (0.98%) LAN
9 6 (0.98%) WAN
10 4 (0.65%) SSH
11 3 (0.49%) SMTP
12 2 (0.33%) 802.11
12 2 (0.33%) MPLS
12 2 (0.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (24.76%) SQL Server
2 68 (11.07%) Relational Database
3 40 (6.51%) Hadoop
4 38 (6.19%) NoSQL
5 37 (6.03%) Big Data
6 36 (5.86%) MySQL
7 31 (5.05%) Data Warehouse
8 27 (4.40%) MongoDB
9 26 (4.23%) IBM InfoSphere
10 24 (3.91%) Oracle Database
11 20 (3.26%) RDBMS
12 18 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (2.12%) SAP BW
14 12 (1.95%) DataStage
14 12 (1.95%) Oracle Reports
15 11 (1.79%) DB2 UDB
15 11 (1.79%) Ingres
16 9 (1.47%) Sybase ASE
17 8 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
17 8 (1.30%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 64 (10.42%) Git (software)
2 45 (7.33%) Subversion
3 40 (6.51%) Ant
4 34 (5.54%) Jenkins
5 29 (4.72%) JIRA
6 27 (4.40%) Eclipse
7 26 (4.23%) Log4j
8 25 (4.07%) JUnit
8 25 (4.07%) Maven
9 24 (3.91%) Selenium
10 18 (2.93%) SoapUI
11 14 (2.28%) Gerrit
12 12 (1.95%) Cucumber
13 9 (1.47%) ClearCase
13 9 (1.47%) Grunt
13 9 (1.47%) Toad
13 9 (1.47%) Visual Studio
14 8 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (1.14%) Firebug
15 7 (1.14%) JMeter
General
1 132 (21.50%) Finance
2 86 (14.01%) Banking
3 28 (4.56%) Back Office
4 22 (3.58%) Retail
5 13 (2.12%) Investment Banking
6 12 (1.95%) Front Office
7 9 (1.47%) Billing
8 8 (1.30%) Telecoms
9 7 (1.14%) Automotive
10 6 (0.98%) Marketing
11 5 (0.81%) Legal
11 5 (0.81%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.65%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.65%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.49%) French Language
13 3 (0.49%) Publishing
13 3 (0.49%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.33%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.33%) Electronics
14 2 (0.33%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 135 (21.99%) Developer
2 108 (17.59%) Analyst
3 82 (13.36%) Architect
4 77 (12.54%) Consultant
5 53 (8.63%) DBA
6 50 (8.14%) Java Developer
7 34 (5.54%) Technical Consultant
8 33 (5.37%) Administrator
9 31 (5.05%) Data Analyst
10 29 (4.72%) DB2 DBA
10 29 (4.72%) Infrastructure Architect
11 25 (4.07%) Data Consultant
12 21 (3.42%) Solutions Architect
13 19 (3.09%) Business Analyst
13 19 (3.09%) Data Quality Consultant
13 19 (3.09%) SQL Analyst
14 17 (2.77%) SAP Consultant
15 16 (2.61%) Project Manager
16 15 (2.44%) Tester
17 14 (2.28%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (17.43%) XML
2 101 (16.45%) HTML
3 78 (12.70%) CSS
3 78 (12.70%) Web Services
4 59 (9.61%) JSON
5 57 (9.28%) Middleware
6 55 (8.96%) JSP
7 52 (8.47%) J2EE
8 45 (7.33%) JMS
9 43 (7.00%) SOAP
9 43 (7.00%) Spring
10 35 (5.70%) jQuery
11 32 (5.21%) REST
12 28 (4.56%) .NET
13 27 (4.40%) WebSphere MQ
14 26 (4.23%) Java EE
15 22 (3.58%) Hibernate
16 20 (3.26%) AngularJS
16 20 (3.26%) HTML5
17 19 (3.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 136 (22.15%) Mainframe
2 63 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (5.21%) Management Information System
4 31 (5.05%) Data Structures
5 19 (3.09%) AS400
5 19 (3.09%) Replication
6 16 (2.61%) Computer Science
7 15 (2.44%) Client/Server
8 14 (2.28%) Clustering
8 14 (2.28%) iSeries
8 14 (2.28%) Mathematics
8 14 (2.28%) SWIFT
9 13 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (2.12%) IBM Mainframe
10 12 (1.95%) Data Centre
11 10 (1.63%) Algorithms
11 10 (1.63%) DataPower
11 10 (1.63%) iPad
12 7 (1.14%) Derivative
13 6 (0.98%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 195 (31.76%) Linux
2 155 (25.24%) Unix
3 141 (22.96%) Windows
4 124 (20.20%) AIX
5 61 (9.93%) Solaris
6 59 (9.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 58 (9.45%) zOS
8 30 (4.89%) Windows Server
9 27 (4.40%) HPUX
10 15 (2.44%) Windows Vista
11 13 (2.12%) SUSE
12 11 (1.79%) MVS
13 8 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (0.81%) Windows 7
16 3 (0.49%) Android
16 3 (0.49%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.49%) Oracle Linux
17 2 (0.33%) OS/400
17 2 (0.33%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (10.59%) Data Modelling
3 64 (10.42%) ITIL
4 62 (10.10%) Migration
5 59 (9.61%) E-Commerce
6 49 (7.98%) OO
7 47 (7.65%) TDD
8 42 (6.84%) Scrum
9 37 (6.03%) Business Intelligence
9 37 (6.03%) Data Analysis
10 36 (5.86%) Web Development
11 35 (5.70%) Data Management
12 34 (5.54%) SDLC
13 32 (5.21%) Business Analysis
13 32 (5.21%) DevOps
14 30 (4.89%) CRM
15 29 (4.72%) Analytics
16 28 (4.56%) Performance Tuning
16 28 (4.56%) Stakeholder Management
17 26 (4.23%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 325 (52.93%) SQL
2 176 (28.66%) Java
3 90 (14.66%) JavaScript
4 67 (10.91%) Perl
5 66 (10.75%) Python
6 50 (8.14%) COBOL
6 50 (8.14%) Shell Script
7 31 (5.05%) JCL
8 28 (4.56%) VB
9 26 (4.23%) PHP
10 23 (3.75%) C++
11 22 (3.58%) Ruby
12 20 (3.26%) C#
13 18 (2.93%) R
14 12 (1.95%) PowerShell
15 11 (1.79%) PL/SQL
16 10 (1.63%) RPG
17 8 (1.30%) Bash Shell
18 7 (1.14%) Jython
18 7 (1.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 60 (9.77%) Security Cleared
2 51 (8.31%) SC Cleared
3 49 (7.98%) Degree
4 22 (3.58%) BPSS Clearance
5 12 (1.95%) AAT
6 4 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.49%) MBA
8 2 (0.33%) CISSP
8 2 (0.33%) ISEB
8 2 (0.33%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.16%) MCSE
9 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.16%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (8.31%) Data Quality
2 22 (3.58%) QA
3 13 (2.12%) SLA
4 6 (0.98%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.49%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.49%) EMIR
6 3 (0.49%) MiFID
6 3 (0.49%) SEPA
7 2 (0.33%) COBIT
7 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.33%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.16%) GCP
8 1 (0.16%) ISO20022
System Software
1 47 (7.65%) Active Directory
2 25 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.79%) Docker
4 9 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (0.98%) Time Sharing Option
6 5 (0.81%) Firmware
6 5 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (0.81%) RACF
7 4 (0.65%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.49%) vSphere
9 1 (0.16%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.16%) HDFS
9 1 (0.16%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.16%) Job Entry Subsystem
9 1 (0.16%) NFS
9 1 (0.16%) SRDF
9 1 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (4.72%) Tivoli
2 25 (4.07%) Ansible
3 21 (3.42%) MOM
4 19 (3.09%) HP SiteScope
5 17 (2.77%) CA Endevor
5 17 (2.77%) Puppet
6 13 (2.12%) OMEGAMON
6 13 (2.12%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (1.63%) CA Service Virtualization
8 9 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
8 9 (1.47%) QRadar
9 8 (1.30%) Control-M
10 7 (1.14%) SCCM
11 6 (0.98%) Oracle Identity Management
11 6 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 3 (0.49%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 2 (0.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 2 (0.33%) HP Data Protector
13 2 (0.33%) OpenView
13 2 (0.33%) zSecure
Vendors
1 331 (53.91%) Oracle
2 212 (34.53%) IBM
3 68 (11.07%) SAP
4 61 (9.93%) Sybase
5 48 (7.82%) CA
6 37 (6.03%) VMware
7 34 (5.54%) Microsoft
8 32 (5.21%) BMC
8 32 (5.21%) HP
9 30 (4.89%) Citrix
9 30 (4.89%) Teradata
10 24 (3.91%) Misys
11 22 (3.58%) EMC
12 18 (2.93%) hybris
12 18 (2.93%) Netezza
12 18 (2.93%) Splunk
13 17 (2.77%) ServiceNow
14 14 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
15 13 (2.12%) TIBCO
16 12 (1.95%) Intel
City, London
William Alexander Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Rate: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 12 month fixed term contract
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 12 month fixed term contract
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Proactive Appointments
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Spring Technology
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Sanderson
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Sanderson
Posted: 19 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Gibbs S3
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 days ago