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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2
UK / England
Rank 303 326 299
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -27
Contract jobs citing DB2 289 313 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.70% 0.66% 0.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.12% 2.93% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 148 174
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 £325 £275 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 6
Median hourly rate £47.00 £28.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.85% -29.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £28.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+67.85% -29.11%

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
9256 10693 10580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.42% 22.43% 22.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6330 7294 6919
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 £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 177 159
Median hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £16.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.15 £60.62 £51.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

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 25 February 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
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 25 February 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 +53 117 £525 +12.90% 18
South East -2 64 £450 +2.85% 8
North West +10 29 £418 -1.76% 4
East Midlands +4 18 £420 +10.16% 8
East of England -16 16 £330 -12.00% 1
North East -4 13 £350 +7.69%
West Midlands +10 12 £400 +6.66% 5
Yorkshire +24 10 £550 +60.00% 4
South West -16 5 £475 +35.71% 2
Midlands - 3 £450 -
DB2
UK

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 322 (55.90%) SQL
2 236 (40.97%) Oracle
3 184 (31.94%) Java
4 174 (30.21%) IBM
5 168 (29.17%) Linux
6 154 (26.74%) Finance
7 151 (26.22%) Unix
8 147 (25.52%) Agile Software Development
9 129 (22.40%) XML
10 128 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 121 (21.01%) Banking
12 114 (19.79%) Windows
13 111 (19.27%) Relational Database
14 102 (17.71%) WebSphere
15 92 (15.97%) AIX
16 90 (15.63%) Data Modelling
16 90 (15.63%) Mainframe
17 83 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
18 81 (14.06%) JavaScript
19 80 (13.89%) Web Services
20 69 (11.98%) SOAP
21 68 (11.81%) HTML
21 68 (11.81%) JSON
22 65 (11.28%) Sybase
22 65 (11.28%) J2EE
23 63 (10.94%) SAP
24 61 (10.59%) OO
24 61 (10.59%) Middleware
24 61 (10.59%) Spring
25 60 (10.42%) 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
1 102 (17.71%) WebSphere
2 38 (6.60%) CICS
3 37 (6.42%) WebSphere Application Server
4 35 (6.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 24 (4.17%) WebLogic
6 20 (3.47%) JBoss
7 19 (3.30%) MQSeries
8 17 (2.95%) Tomcat
9 14 (2.43%) Apache
10 13 (2.26%) Apache Spark
10 13 (2.26%) SharePoint
11 11 (1.91%) IBM HTTP Server
12 9 (1.56%) NetWeaver
12 9 (1.56%) WebLogic Portal
13 8 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
13 8 (1.39%) IIS
14 7 (1.22%) Commerce Server
14 7 (1.22%) SAS
15 6 (1.04%) Confluence
15 6 (1.04%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 26 (4.51%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (1.56%) MS Office
4 4 (0.69%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.52%) MS Project
6 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.39%) Magento
1 8 (1.39%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (1.22%) Temenos T24
3 6 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.87%) BusinessWorks
4 5 (0.87%) Fredhopper
4 5 (0.87%) JDE World
4 5 (0.87%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
4 5 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.69%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.35%) Loan IQ
6 2 (0.35%) Maximo
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.17%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.17%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.17%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.30%) IaaS
2 17 (2.95%) PaaS
2 17 (2.95%) SaaS
3 10 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.52%) Bluemix
6 3 (0.52%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (0.35%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.17%) GitHub
8 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.82%) LDAP
2 17 (2.95%) Firewall
3 15 (2.60%) TCP/IP
4 14 (2.43%) SAN
5 12 (2.08%) HTTP
5 12 (2.08%) SMTP
6 10 (1.74%) Internet
7 9 (1.56%) SSL
8 7 (1.22%) DNS
9 5 (0.87%) ATM
9 5 (0.87%) FTP
9 5 (0.87%) WAN
10 4 (0.69%) LAN
10 4 (0.69%) Network Security
10 4 (0.69%) SNMP
10 4 (0.69%) SSH
11 3 (0.52%) NAS
12 2 (0.35%) AMQP
12 2 (0.35%) BIG-IP
12 2 (0.35%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 111 (19.27%) Relational Database
3 53 (9.20%) NoSQL
4 47 (8.16%) MongoDB
5 43 (7.47%) Big Data
6 42 (7.29%) Hadoop
7 39 (6.77%) Data Warehouse
7 39 (6.77%) RDBMS
8 33 (5.73%) Oracle Database
9 27 (4.69%) IBM InfoSphere
10 21 (3.65%) DB2 UDB
10 21 (3.65%) MySQL
11 20 (3.47%) DataStage
12 19 (3.30%) Oracle Reports
13 18 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
14 15 (2.60%) Apache Hive
14 15 (2.60%) HBase
15 13 (2.26%) Sqoop
16 12 (2.08%) Impala
16 12 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 60 (10.42%) Git (software)
2 48 (8.33%) Maven
3 44 (7.64%) Jenkins
4 43 (7.47%) Ant
5 42 (7.29%) Subversion
6 34 (5.90%) JUnit
7 29 (5.03%) Selenium
8 27 (4.69%) Gradle
9 25 (4.34%) Cucumber
9 25 (4.34%) Eclipse
10 19 (3.30%) Hudson
10 19 (3.30%) JBehave
11 18 (3.13%) Concordion
12 17 (2.95%) JIRA
13 12 (2.08%) ERwin
13 12 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (1.74%) Talend Open Studio
15 8 (1.39%) Log4j
15 8 (1.39%) TeamCity
16 7 (1.22%) PowerDesigner
General
1 154 (26.74%) Finance
2 121 (21.01%) Banking
3 31 (5.38%) Retail
4 20 (3.47%) Front Office
4 20 (3.47%) Investment Banking
5 14 (2.43%) Back Office
6 11 (1.91%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.74%) Billing
8 8 (1.39%) Legal
9 7 (1.22%) Automotive
9 7 (1.22%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.04%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.87%) Marketing
12 4 (0.69%) Electronics
13 2 (0.35%) French Language
13 2 (0.35%) Prime Brokerage
13 2 (0.35%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.17%) Advertising
14 1 (0.17%) Dutch Language
14 1 (0.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 169 (29.34%) Developer
2 103 (17.88%) Analyst
3 77 (13.37%) Java Developer
4 71 (12.33%) Architect
5 64 (11.11%) Consultant
6 49 (8.51%) DBA
7 41 (7.12%) Data Analyst
8 28 (4.86%) Administrator
9 26 (4.51%) DB2 DBA
10 23 (3.99%) Data Consultant
10 23 (3.99%) SQL Analyst
11 21 (3.65%) Business Analyst
11 21 (3.65%) Technical Consultant
12 19 (3.30%) Data Quality Consultant
13 18 (3.13%) Data Architect
13 18 (3.13%) Senior Developer
14 17 (2.95%) SAP Consultant
15 15 (2.60%) DevOps Engineer
15 15 (2.60%) Infrastructure Architect
16 14 (2.43%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (22.40%) XML
2 80 (13.89%) Web Services
3 69 (11.98%) SOAP
4 68 (11.81%) HTML
4 68 (11.81%) JSON
5 65 (11.28%) J2EE
6 61 (10.59%) Middleware
6 61 (10.59%) Spring
7 48 (8.33%) CSS
8 41 (7.12%) JMS
9 37 (6.42%) JSP
10 33 (5.73%) REST
11 31 (5.38%) jQuery
12 28 (4.86%) Hibernate
13 21 (3.65%) .NET
14 19 (3.30%) Struts
14 19 (3.30%) WebSphere MQ
15 18 (3.13%) WSDL
16 17 (2.95%) XML Schema
17 16 (2.78%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 90 (15.63%) Mainframe
2 83 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 30 (5.21%) AS400
5 27 (4.69%) Data Structures
6 23 (3.99%) Derivative
7 21 (3.65%) SWIFT
8 20 (3.47%) iSeries
9 15 (2.60%) Client/Server
10 12 (2.08%) Replication
11 11 (1.91%) Clustering
11 11 (1.91%) Computer Science
11 11 (1.91%) OTC Derivatives
12 10 (1.74%) iPad
13 9 (1.56%) IBM Mainframe
13 9 (1.56%) VSAM
14 8 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (1.39%) Equity Derivative
14 8 (1.39%) Fat Client
14 8 (1.39%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 168 (29.17%) Linux
2 151 (26.22%) Unix
3 114 (19.79%) Windows
4 92 (15.97%) AIX
5 35 (6.08%) zOS
6 33 (5.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (3.82%) Solaris
8 15 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (2.43%) MVS
10 10 (1.74%) Windows Vista
11 9 (1.56%) Oracle Linux
11 9 (1.56%) Windows Server
12 8 (1.39%) HPUX
13 7 (1.22%) SUSE
14 6 (1.04%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 6 (1.04%) Windows 7
15 5 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (0.52%) CentOS
17 2 (0.35%) VME
17 2 (0.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (25.52%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (15.63%) Data Modelling
3 61 (10.59%) OO
4 56 (9.72%) ETL
5 54 (9.38%) Migration
6 52 (9.03%) Microservices
7 50 (8.68%) ITIL
7 50 (8.68%) Scrum
8 49 (8.51%) Data Management
9 46 (7.99%) DevOps
10 45 (7.81%) TDD
11 43 (7.47%) Business Intelligence
12 42 (7.29%) E-Commerce
13 39 (6.77%) Performance Tuning
13 39 (6.77%) SOA
14 38 (6.60%) Change Management
15 36 (6.25%) Data Analysis
15 36 (6.25%) SDLC
16 33 (5.73%) Stakeholder Management
17 31 (5.38%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 322 (55.90%) SQL
2 184 (31.94%) Java
3 81 (14.06%) JavaScript
4 54 (9.38%) Python
5 51 (8.85%) Perl
6 49 (8.51%) Shell Script
7 37 (6.42%) COBOL
8 30 (5.21%) JCL
9 29 (5.03%) C++
10 26 (4.51%) C#
11 22 (3.82%) Scala
12 18 (3.13%) R
12 18 (3.13%) RPG
13 13 (2.26%) Bash Shell
13 13 (2.26%) PL/SQL
14 11 (1.91%) C
15 10 (1.74%) RPG IV
15 10 (1.74%) VB
16 8 (1.39%) Korn
16 8 (1.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 46 (7.99%) Degree
2 28 (4.86%) Security Cleared
3 23 (3.99%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (0.69%) CISSP
6 3 (0.52%) IBM Certification
6 3 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.35%) ISEB
7 2 (0.35%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.17%) MCSE
8 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (9.72%) Data Quality
2 25 (4.34%) Dodd-Frank
2 25 (4.34%) EMIR
2 25 (4.34%) MiFID
3 20 (3.47%) QA
4 10 (1.74%) SLA
5 9 (1.56%) ISO20022
6 7 (1.22%) PCI DSS
7 6 (1.04%) GDPR
8 3 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (0.35%) Basel II
9 2 (0.35%) COBIT
9 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.35%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.17%) GCP
10 1 (0.17%) PMBOK
System Software
1 28 (4.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (3.82%) Active Directory
3 18 (3.13%) Docker
4 13 (2.26%) HDFS
5 10 (1.74%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (1.39%) XenApp
6 8 (1.39%) XenDesktop
7 7 (1.22%) Time Sharing Option
8 5 (0.87%) vSphere
9 4 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.35%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.35%) Oracle Clusterware
10 2 (0.35%) RACF
11 1 (0.17%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.17%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 20 (3.47%) Puppet
2 17 (2.95%) Ansible
2 17 (2.95%) Tivoli
3 14 (2.43%) CA Endevor
4 13 (2.26%) OMEGAMON
4 13 (2.26%) Oozie
5 12 (2.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 11 (1.91%) QRadar
7 10 (1.74%) CA Service Virtualization
8 8 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (1.22%) ZABBIX
10 6 (1.04%) SCCM
11 5 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (0.52%) HP SiteScope
12 3 (0.52%) MOM
12 3 (0.52%) Tivoli Identity Manager
13 2 (0.35%) BMC PATROL
13 2 (0.35%) Control-M
13 2 (0.35%) NetBackup
13 2 (0.35%) OpenView
Vendors
1 236 (40.97%) Oracle
2 174 (30.21%) IBM
3 65 (11.28%) Sybase
4 63 (10.94%) SAP
5 48 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 42 (7.29%) VMware
7 39 (6.77%) Teradata
8 26 (4.51%) CA
9 24 (4.17%) Netezza
9 24 (4.17%) Perforce
10 21 (3.65%) Red Hat
11 20 (3.47%) HP
12 18 (3.13%) Informatica
12 18 (3.13%) TIBCO
13 17 (2.95%) Citrix
14 14 (2.43%) Splunk
15 13 (2.26%) Ab Initio
15 13 (2.26%) BMC
15 13 (2.26%) Cognos
15 13 (2.26%) MicroStrategy
London
I3
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £550.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £430.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago