The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 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 over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 262 200 205
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +5
Contract jobs citing DB2 388 512 506
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.74% 1.06% 0.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.60% 4.70% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 287 229
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £319 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 11
Average hourly rate £40.00 £26.83 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.08% -10.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.95 £16.13 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £60.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -25.00%
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
10768 10900 11120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.61% 22.60% 21.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6898 6918 6448
Average daily rate £400 £395 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 187 301
Average hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £32.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% -7.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £16.50 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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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
London -48 172 £455 +1.11% 26
Yorkshire +12 46 £425 +8.97% 6
North West -3 45 £413 +8.19% 8
South East -69 44 £372 -7.00% 19
East of England -6 24 £450 +38.46% 4
East Midlands +18 22 £525 - 4
South West -37 15 £600 +65.51%
West Midlands -12 12 £393 -5.58% 2
North East - 6 £310 - 1
DB2
UK

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing DB2 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.

1 339 (49.20%) Oracle
2 263 (38.17%) SQL
3 248 (35.99%) IBM
4 214 (31.06%) Linux
5 184 (26.71%) UNIX
6 176 (25.54%) Finance
7 170 (24.67%) SQL Server
8 166 (24.09%) Mainframe
9 155 (22.50%) WebSphere
10 147 (21.34%) Java
11 109 (15.82%) Windows
12 106 (15.38%) AIX
13 101 (14.66%) Relational Database
14 98 (14.22%) Retail
15 92 (13.35%) Agile Software Development
16 86 (12.48%) Analytical Skills
17 80 (11.61%) Data Warehouse
18 79 (11.47%) COBOL
18 79 (11.47%) Banking
19 72 (10.45%) CICS
20 71 (10.30%) XML
20 71 (10.30%) Business Intelligence
21 69 (10.01%) Oracle Database
22 65 (9.43%) J2EE
23 64 (9.29%) Sybase
23 64 (9.29%) Data Modelling
24 61 (8.85%) SAP
24 61 (8.85%) Migration
25 58 (8.42%) Perl
26 56 (8.13%) JavaScript

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing DB2 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 155 (22.50%) WebSphere
2 72 (10.45%) CICS
3 56 (8.13%) MQSeries
4 51 (7.40%) WebSphere Application Server
5 33 (4.79%) Oracle Workflow
6 31 (4.50%) SAS
7 21 (3.05%) Apache
8 18 (2.61%) IIS
9 17 (2.47%) NetWeaver
10 12 (1.74%) Tomcat
11 11 (1.60%) WebLogic
12 8 (1.16%) IBM HTTP Server
12 8 (1.16%) Apache Pig
13 6 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (0.73%) SharePoint
15 4 (0.58%) FileNet
15 4 (0.58%) Confluence
15 4 (0.58%) TPMS
15 4 (0.58%) Oracle Coherence
16 3 (0.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 29 (4.21%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.32%) MS Office
3 7 (1.02%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.73%) SPSS
5 4 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (1.74%) Google Analytics
2 10 (1.45%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (1.02%) SAP ERP
4 6 (0.87%) Tridion
4 6 (0.87%) SAP CRM
5 5 (0.73%) Misys Midas
5 5 (0.73%) Maximo
6 3 (0.44%) AWD
7 2 (0.29%) Agresso
7 2 (0.29%) Staffware
7 2 (0.29%) SAP PM
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.29%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.15%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.58%) IaaS
2 2 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.29%) SaaS
2 2 (0.29%) PaaS
2 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.15%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 45 (6.53%) Internet
2 24 (3.48%) Firewall
3 19 (2.76%) HTTP
4 16 (2.32%) FTP
4 16 (2.32%) SAN
5 15 (2.18%) Network Security
6 14 (2.03%) TCP/IP
6 14 (2.03%) VPN
6 14 (2.03%) DNS
7 13 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (1.74%) Ethernet
8 12 (1.74%) NetScaler
8 12 (1.74%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (1.74%) VLAN
9 11 (1.60%) Cisco ISE
9 11 (1.60%) BGP
10 10 (1.45%) LDAP
10 10 (1.45%) IPsec
11 9 (1.31%) SSL
11 9 (1.31%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (24.67%) SQL Server
2 101 (14.66%) Relational Database
3 80 (11.61%) Data Warehouse
4 69 (10.01%) Oracle Database
5 48 (6.97%) RDBMS
6 45 (6.53%) Hadoop
7 37 (5.37%) MySQL
8 32 (4.64%) Big Data
9 26 (3.77%) DataStage
10 21 (3.05%) NoSQL
11 20 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
12 17 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 17 (2.47%) Data Mining
13 16 (2.32%) Oracle Database 11g
14 15 (2.18%) Sybase ASE
14 15 (2.18%) SAP BW
14 15 (2.18%) Oracle9i Database
15 14 (2.03%) OLAP
15 14 (2.03%) Apache Hive
15 14 (2.03%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 45 (6.53%) ClearCase
2 40 (5.81%) ClearQuest
3 22 (3.19%) Maven
3 22 (3.19%) Eclipse
4 21 (3.05%) Ant
5 19 (2.76%) JUnit
6 18 (2.61%) Subversion
7 17 (2.47%) Oracle Forms
8 15 (2.18%) LoadRunner
8 15 (2.18%) ERwin
9 14 (2.03%) QuickTest Pro
10 11 (1.60%) Selenium
10 11 (1.60%) JIRA
11 8 (1.16%) Git (software)
12 7 (1.02%) Jenkins
12 7 (1.02%) SoapUI
12 7 (1.02%) Toad
13 6 (0.87%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
13 6 (0.87%) Log4j
13 6 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 176 (25.54%) Finance
2 98 (14.22%) Retail
3 79 (11.47%) Banking
4 24 (3.48%) Manufacturing
5 21 (3.05%) Investment Banking
6 20 (2.90%) Marketing
7 16 (2.32%) Advertising
8 7 (1.02%) Telecoms
9 6 (0.87%) Games
9 6 (0.87%) Spanish Language
10 4 (0.58%) Publishing
10 4 (0.58%) General Ledger
10 4 (0.58%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.44%) French Language
11 3 (0.44%) Legal
11 3 (0.44%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.29%) Front Office
12 2 (0.29%) Automotive
12 2 (0.29%) German Language
Job Titles
1 186 (27.00%) Developer
2 104 (15.09%) Architect
3 100 (14.51%) Analyst
4 67 (9.72%) DBA
5 49 (7.11%) Consultant
6 47 (6.82%) Administrator
7 38 (5.52%) DB2 DBA
8 30 (4.35%) Java Developer
9 29 (4.21%) Technical Architect
10 25 (3.63%) Programmer
11 23 (3.34%) Tester
12 21 (3.05%) Solutions Architect
13 20 (2.90%) Senior Developer
14 19 (2.76%) Data Architect
15 18 (2.61%) Business Analyst
15 18 (2.61%) Systems Analyst
16 16 (2.32%) Support Analyst
17 15 (2.18%) WebSphere Developer
18 14 (2.03%) Project Manager
19 13 (1.89%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (10.30%) XML
2 65 (9.43%) J2EE
3 54 (7.84%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 45 (6.53%) HTML
5 38 (5.52%) .NET
6 37 (5.37%) Web Services
7 32 (4.64%) WebSphere MQ
8 30 (4.35%) Middleware
9 29 (4.21%) JSP
10 28 (4.06%) JMS
11 26 (3.77%) Spring
12 22 (3.19%) XSLT
13 21 (3.05%) JDBC
14 19 (2.76%) SAP Basis
15 18 (2.61%) CSS
15 18 (2.61%) Ajax
16 16 (2.32%) Struts
17 15 (2.18%) ISPF
18 14 (2.03%) SOAP
18 14 (2.03%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 166 (24.09%) Mainframe
2 86 (12.48%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (7.26%) Management Information System
4 42 (6.10%) IBM Mainframe
5 25 (3.63%) Replication
6 18 (2.61%) Open Source
7 16 (2.32%) Computer Science
8 15 (2.18%) Enterprise Storage
8 15 (2.18%) Clustering
8 15 (2.18%) VSAM
9 12 (1.74%) CLARiiON
9 12 (1.74%) Symmetrix
10 11 (1.60%) AS400
11 10 (1.45%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.31%) iSeries
13 8 (1.16%) SWIFT
13 8 (1.16%) Visualisation
13 8 (1.16%) DataPower
14 7 (1.02%) PKI
14 7 (1.02%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 214 (31.06%) Linux
2 184 (26.71%) UNIX
3 109 (15.82%) Windows
4 106 (15.38%) AIX
5 40 (5.81%) Solaris
6 33 (4.79%) zOS
7 28 (4.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (3.63%) SUSE
9 17 (2.47%) HPUX
10 12 (1.74%) Oracle Linux
11 9 (1.31%) MVS
12 4 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.58%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.58%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.44%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.29%) OS/400
14 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.29%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.29%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (13.35%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (10.30%) Business Intelligence
3 64 (9.29%) Data Modelling
4 61 (8.85%) Migration
5 55 (7.98%) E-Commerce
6 54 (7.84%) ETL
7 53 (7.69%) Analytics
8 51 (7.40%) Stakeholder Management
9 45 (6.53%) Workflow
10 44 (6.39%) Performance Tuning
11 41 (5.95%) Service Delivery
12 37 (5.37%) SOA
13 35 (5.08%) ITIL
14 33 (4.79%) Workflow Management
15 31 (4.50%) OO
16 29 (4.21%) Project Management
16 29 (4.21%) Waterfall
17 28 (4.06%) UML
18 27 (3.92%) TOGAF
18 27 (3.92%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 263 (38.17%) SQL
2 147 (21.34%) Java
3 79 (11.47%) COBOL
4 58 (8.42%) Perl
5 56 (8.13%) JavaScript
6 46 (6.68%) JCL
7 31 (4.50%) PL/SQL
8 29 (4.21%) C#
9 26 (3.77%) Shell Script
10 24 (3.48%) Python
11 18 (2.61%) C++
12 17 (2.47%) C
13 12 (1.74%) Bash Shell
14 11 (1.60%) RPG
15 10 (1.45%) VBA
16 8 (1.16%) REXX
16 8 (1.16%) RPG IV
16 8 (1.16%) Scala
17 6 (0.87%) Delphi
17 6 (0.87%) R
Qualifications
1 38 (5.52%) Security Cleared
1 38 (5.52%) Degree
2 29 (4.21%) SC Cleared
3 14 (2.03%) ISEB
4 11 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (0.58%) IBM Certification
5 4 (0.58%) CCNP
5 4 (0.58%) CCNA
5 4 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.29%) PMP
7 2 (0.29%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.29%) ISSAP
7 2 (0.29%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.15%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.15%) MCITP
8 1 (0.15%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.15%) CISM
8 1 (0.15%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.63%) QA
2 4 (0.58%) SLA
2 4 (0.58%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.44%) COBIT
3 3 (0.44%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.44%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (2.03%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (1.89%) vSphere
3 11 (1.60%) FreeRADIUS
3 11 (1.60%) RACF
4 8 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (1.02%) HDFS
5 7 (1.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 6 (0.87%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.44%) XenApp
8 3 (0.44%) PowerHA
8 3 (0.44%) MetaFrame
9 2 (0.29%) Active Directory
9 2 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (3.63%) Tivoli
2 10 (1.45%) OMEGAMON
3 9 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (1.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 7 (1.02%) CA Endevor
6 6 (0.87%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 6 (0.87%) Ambari
6 6 (0.87%) Oozie
6 6 (0.87%) CA Spectrum
7 5 (0.73%) Ansible
7 5 (0.73%) Control-M
8 4 (0.58%) Puppet
8 4 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.44%) Data Guard
9 3 (0.44%) nmon
9 3 (0.44%) Foglight
9 3 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.29%) MAINVIEW
10 2 (0.29%) Tivoli NetView
10 2 (0.29%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 339 (49.20%) Oracle
2 248 (35.99%) IBM
3 64 (9.29%) Sybase
4 61 (8.85%) SAP
5 40 (5.81%) Microsoft
6 33 (4.79%) Red Hat
7 31 (4.50%) HP
7 31 (4.50%) VMware
8 30 (4.35%) Cisco
9 26 (3.77%) EMC
10 23 (3.34%) Tableau
11 22 (3.19%) Business Objects
12 21 (3.05%) Sun
12 21 (3.05%) Teradata
13 18 (2.61%) Citrix
14 17 (2.47%) CA
15 15 (2.18%) Google
16 14 (2.03%) Ab Initio
17 13 (1.89%) Cognos
18 12 (1.74%) JBoss
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