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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 310 282 302
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +20
Contract jobs citing DB2 350 425 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.70% 0.82% 0.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.13% 3.54% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 204 190
Median daily rate £413 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £320 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 8
Median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.06 £37.00 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.30 £45.00 £47.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
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
11174 12003 11023
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.44% 23.21% 22.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7541 7962 6937
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 182 184
Median hourly rate £31.25 £26.25 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.95 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £52.17 £52.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £28.06 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+1.55% -1.53%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -54 102 £500 +11.11% 20
South East -54 50 £400 - 7
North West +7 46 £400 -0.62% 3
East of England +46 41 £350 -17.64% 6
West Midlands -3 34 £425 - 4
North East - 28 £318 -
Yorkshire +2 27 £525 +40.00% 2
East Midlands -8 10 £360 -20.11% 4
South West -12 6 £413 -6.25% 1
DB2
UK

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 402 (53.82%) Oracle
2 374 (50.07%) SQL
3 267 (35.74%) Linux
4 246 (32.93%) IBM
5 227 (30.39%) Java
6 210 (28.11%) SQL Server
7 208 (27.84%) Windows
7 208 (27.84%) WebSphere
8 190 (25.44%) Unix
9 174 (23.29%) Finance
10 136 (18.21%) Mainframe
11 128 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
12 123 (16.47%) AIX
13 103 (13.79%) Banking
14 102 (13.65%) JavaScript
15 95 (12.72%) Security Cleared
16 93 (12.45%) HTML
16 93 (12.45%) Web Services
17 92 (12.32%) XML
18 86 (11.51%) SC Cleared
19 85 (11.38%) Perl
20 83 (11.11%) J2EE
21 82 (10.98%) COBOL
22 81 (10.84%) CSS
22 81 (10.84%) ITIL
23 77 (10.31%) Middleware
24 76 (10.17%) CICS
25 74 (9.91%) JSP
26 72 (9.64%) Sybase
27 71 (9.50%) Shell Script

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
1 208 (27.84%) WebSphere
2 76 (10.17%) CICS
3 64 (8.57%) WebLogic
4 57 (7.63%) JBoss
5 55 (7.36%) Tomcat
6 50 (6.69%) WebSphere Application Server
7 40 (5.35%) Apache
8 28 (3.75%) IIS
9 26 (3.48%) WebLogic Portal
10 15 (2.01%) IBM HTTP Server
10 15 (2.01%) MQSeries
11 12 (1.61%) SAS
12 9 (1.20%) iPlanet
13 6 (0.80%) nginx
13 6 (0.80%) SharePoint
14 5 (0.67%) Apache Pig
14 5 (0.67%) Apache Solr
14 5 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (0.67%) Confluence
14 5 (0.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 34 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.67%) MS Office
3 3 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.40%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.40%) SPSS
4 2 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (1.47%) Magento
1 11 (1.47%) Temenos T24
2 6 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.54%) BusinessWare
3 4 (0.54%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (0.54%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 4 (0.54%) SAP R/3
3 4 (0.54%) Staffware
4 3 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.27%) Fredhopper
5 2 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.27%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.13%) ENOVIA
6 1 (0.13%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.13%) Movex
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.13%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.13%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.35%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.13%) IaaS
4 1 (0.13%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (0.13%) Office 365
4 1 (0.13%) PaaS
4 1 (0.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (6.83%) TCP/IP
2 50 (6.69%) SAN
3 37 (4.95%) Firewall
4 25 (3.35%) HTTP
5 24 (3.21%) DHCP
6 22 (2.95%) SSL
7 15 (2.01%) Internet
8 9 (1.20%) DNS
8 9 (1.20%) LDAP
8 9 (1.20%) Network Security
8 9 (1.20%) SNMP
9 8 (1.07%) FTP
9 8 (1.07%) NAS
10 7 (0.94%) VPN
11 6 (0.80%) DMZ
11 6 (0.80%) SSH
12 5 (0.67%) BIG-IP
12 5 (0.67%) VLAN
13 4 (0.54%) IPsec
13 4 (0.54%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (28.11%) SQL Server
2 54 (7.23%) Relational Database
3 51 (6.83%) MySQL
4 45 (6.02%) Oracle Database
5 42 (5.62%) Hadoop
6 35 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (3.61%) RDBMS
8 24 (3.21%) NoSQL
9 23 (3.08%) Big Data
10 20 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (2.14%) IBM InfoSphere
12 14 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (1.61%) DataStage
14 11 (1.47%) Oracle ODI
14 11 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
15 8 (1.07%) Apache Hive
15 8 (1.07%) DB2 UDB
15 8 (1.07%) JasperReports
15 8 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 39 (5.22%) Git (software)
2 35 (4.69%) Subversion
3 26 (3.48%) JIRA
4 25 (3.35%) Selenium
5 24 (3.21%) Jenkins
6 23 (3.08%) JUnit
6 23 (3.08%) Log4j
7 22 (2.95%) Ant
8 20 (2.68%) SoapUI
9 17 (2.28%) Eclipse
10 14 (1.87%) Gerrit
10 14 (1.87%) Maven
11 12 (1.61%) ClearCase
12 11 (1.47%) Toad
13 9 (1.20%) Cucumber
13 9 (1.20%) Grunt
14 8 (1.07%) Rational Application Developer
14 8 (1.07%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
15 7 (0.94%) JMeter
15 7 (0.94%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 174 (23.29%) Finance
2 103 (13.79%) Banking
3 35 (4.69%) Retail
4 27 (3.61%) Back Office
5 20 (2.68%) Telecoms
6 16 (2.14%) Manufacturing
7 15 (2.01%) Marketing
8 13 (1.74%) Automotive
9 8 (1.07%) Investment Banking
9 8 (1.07%) Publishing
10 6 (0.80%) Front Office
11 5 (0.67%) Games
11 5 (0.67%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.40%) Electronics
14 2 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.27%) Law
14 2 (0.27%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.27%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.13%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 183 (24.50%) Developer
2 95 (12.72%) Analyst
3 92 (12.32%) Architect
4 63 (8.43%) Consultant
5 49 (6.56%) DBA
6 46 (6.16%) Java Developer
7 42 (5.62%) Administrator
8 27 (3.61%) DB2 DBA
8 27 (3.61%) DB2 Developer
9 25 (3.35%) COBOL Developer
9 25 (3.35%) Infrastructure Architect
10 24 (3.21%) Technical Consultant
11 23 (3.08%) Solutions Architect
12 20 (2.68%) Data Analyst
13 18 (2.41%) Designer
13 18 (2.41%) Mainframe Developer
14 17 (2.28%) DB2 Administrator
14 17 (2.28%) SQL Developer
15 16 (2.14%) Tester
15 16 (2.14%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (12.45%) HTML
1 93 (12.45%) Web Services
2 92 (12.32%) XML
3 83 (11.11%) J2EE
4 81 (10.84%) CSS
5 77 (10.31%) Middleware
6 74 (9.91%) JSP
7 61 (8.17%) JMS
8 44 (5.89%) WebSphere MQ
9 41 (5.49%) Java EE
10 39 (5.22%) .NET
11 37 (4.95%) jQuery
11 37 (4.95%) Spring
12 34 (4.55%) JSON
12 34 (4.55%) Struts
13 32 (4.28%) IBM Integration Bus
14 28 (3.75%) Servlets
15 25 (3.35%) Hibernate
15 25 (3.35%) SOAP
16 24 (3.21%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 136 (18.21%) Mainframe
2 66 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (5.49%) Data Centre
4 39 (5.22%) iSeries
5 30 (4.02%) AS400
6 28 (3.75%) Management Information System
7 27 (3.61%) IBM Mainframe
8 24 (3.21%) Replication
9 19 (2.54%) Clustering
10 17 (2.28%) Client/Server
11 15 (2.01%) N-Tier
11 15 (2.01%) VSAM
12 13 (1.74%) Data Structures
13 12 (1.61%) Computer Science
14 11 (1.47%) Web 2.0
15 10 (1.34%) DataPower
15 10 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
15 10 (1.34%) Virtual Team
16 8 (1.07%) Algorithms
16 8 (1.07%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 267 (35.74%) Linux
2 208 (27.84%) Windows
3 190 (25.44%) Unix
4 123 (16.47%) AIX
5 69 (9.24%) zOS
6 62 (8.30%) Windows Server
7 60 (8.03%) Solaris
8 58 (7.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 22 (2.95%) HPUX
9 22 (2.95%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (2.01%) SUSE
11 14 (1.87%) Apple iOS
12 9 (1.20%) Windows Vista
13 4 (0.54%) MVS
13 4 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (0.54%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.40%) Android
14 3 (0.40%) CentOS
15 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (10.84%) ITIL
3 65 (8.70%) SDLC
4 64 (8.57%) Migration
5 62 (8.30%) Change Management
5 62 (8.30%) Data Modelling
6 55 (7.36%) TDD
7 51 (6.83%) OO
8 50 (6.69%) Incident Management
8 50 (6.69%) Project Management
9 49 (6.56%) Web Development
10 44 (5.89%) ETL
11 42 (5.62%) Performance Tuning
12 41 (5.49%) Scrum
13 39 (5.22%) E-Commerce
14 38 (5.09%) SOA
15 37 (4.95%) Continuous Integration
16 35 (4.69%) Analytics
16 35 (4.69%) Mentoring
17 34 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 374 (50.07%) SQL
2 227 (30.39%) Java
3 102 (13.65%) JavaScript
4 85 (11.38%) Perl
5 82 (10.98%) COBOL
6 71 (9.50%) Shell Script
7 46 (6.16%) VB
8 45 (6.02%) Python
9 37 (4.95%) C++
10 31 (4.15%) JCL
11 30 (4.02%) PHP
12 26 (3.48%) C
13 25 (3.35%) PowerShell
14 19 (2.54%) C#
15 14 (1.87%) Bash Shell
16 13 (1.74%) Ruby
17 12 (1.61%) Assembly Language
18 11 (1.47%) Korn
18 11 (1.47%) R
19 10 (1.34%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 95 (12.72%) Security Cleared
2 86 (11.51%) SC Cleared
3 39 (5.22%) Degree
4 26 (3.48%) BPSS Clearance
5 22 (2.95%) AAT
6 8 (1.07%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.67%) Sun Certification
9 4 (0.54%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 4 (0.54%) CCSP
9 4 (0.54%) CISM
9 4 (0.54%) CISSP
9 4 (0.54%) SAS Certification
10 3 (0.40%) MBA
10 3 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.27%) CCNA
12 1 (0.13%) IBM Certification
12 1 (0.13%) ISEB
12 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.02%) Data Quality
2 26 (3.48%) SLA
3 15 (2.01%) QA
4 5 (0.67%) JSP 440
4 5 (0.67%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.54%) SEPA
6 3 (0.40%) COBIT
6 3 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.13%) Basel II
7 1 (0.13%) COREP
7 1 (0.13%) FINREP
System Software
1 61 (8.17%) Active Directory
2 39 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.87%) Docker
4 12 (1.61%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.20%) RACF
6 8 (1.07%) Firmware
6 8 (1.07%) Time Sharing Option
7 7 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (0.94%) vSphere
8 5 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (0.54%) ClearTrust
10 3 (0.40%) Job Entry Subsystem
10 3 (0.40%) NFS
10 3 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.27%) KVM
11 2 (0.27%) SRDF
11 2 (0.27%) Xen
12 1 (0.13%) FreeRADIUS
12 1 (0.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 65 (8.70%) Tivoli
2 42 (5.62%) MOM
3 38 (5.09%) HP SiteScope
4 21 (2.81%) Puppet
5 17 (2.28%) Control-M
6 15 (2.01%) QRadar
7 13 (1.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 11 (1.47%) Ansible
9 10 (1.34%) Data Guard
9 10 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (1.07%) CA Endevor
10 8 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (0.94%) Oracle Identity Management
12 5 (0.67%) collectd
12 5 (0.67%) EMC NetWorker
12 5 (0.67%) OpenView
12 5 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
12 5 (0.67%) SCCM
13 4 (0.54%) CA Single Sign-On
13 4 (0.54%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 402 (53.82%) Oracle
2 246 (32.93%) IBM
3 72 (9.64%) Sybase
4 60 (8.03%) CA
5 58 (7.76%) HP
6 57 (7.63%) VMware
7 50 (6.69%) BMC
8 45 (6.02%) Citrix
9 40 (5.35%) Microsoft
10 39 (5.22%) Red Hat
11 38 (5.09%) ServiceNow
12 35 (4.69%) SAP
13 27 (3.61%) EMC
14 24 (3.21%) Misys
15 23 (3.08%) Cisco
16 22 (2.95%) Pega
16 22 (2.95%) Teradata
17 19 (2.54%) F5
18 17 (2.28%) BEA
19 13 (1.74%) Sun
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