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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 342 268 287
Rank change year-on-year
-74 +19
Contract jobs citing DB2 302 444 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.61% 0.85% 0.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.66% 3.70% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 209 215
Median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £350 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £554 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 2
Median hourly rate £40.57 £26.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.09% -47.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.57 £26.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+53.09% -47.00%
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
11348 11999 11249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.75% 23.07% 21.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 7588 8029 7212
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 185 178
Median hourly rate £38.50 £33.55 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% +34.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.28 £12.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £48.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +49.11%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 26 September 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 97 £475 -5.00% 22
East of England +46 53 £250 -21.25% 3
South East -77 49 £388 -13.88% 8
Yorkshire 0 25 £500 +25.00% 1
North West -17 22 £375 -9.09% 4
West Midlands -29 16 £425 - 3
North East - 16 £320 -
East Midlands -19 11 £463 +14.90% 2
South West -10 7 £363 -19.44% 1
DB2
UK

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 404 (57.80%) Oracle
2 384 (54.94%) SQL
3 270 (38.63%) Linux
4 233 (33.33%) IBM
5 222 (31.76%) Java
6 206 (29.47%) Unix
7 204 (29.18%) Windows
8 198 (28.33%) SQL Server
9 191 (27.32%) WebSphere
10 154 (22.03%) Finance
11 144 (20.60%) Mainframe
12 131 (18.74%) Agile Software Development
13 124 (17.74%) AIX
14 109 (15.59%) HTML
15 103 (14.74%) JavaScript
16 102 (14.59%) XML
17 93 (13.30%) Perl
18 92 (13.16%) Banking
19 89 (12.73%) Security Cleared
20 88 (12.59%) Web Services
21 86 (12.30%) ITIL
21 86 (12.30%) Shell Script
22 84 (12.02%) CSS
23 80 (11.44%) SC Cleared
24 74 (10.59%) JSP
24 74 (10.59%) Sybase
25 73 (10.44%) J2EE
26 72 (10.30%) Relational Database
27 69 (9.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 69 (9.87%) Solaris

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
1 191 (27.32%) WebSphere
2 69 (9.87%) Tomcat
3 57 (8.15%) CICS
3 57 (8.15%) WebLogic
4 51 (7.30%) JBoss
5 46 (6.58%) WebSphere Application Server
6 33 (4.72%) WebLogic Portal
7 31 (4.43%) Apache
8 23 (3.29%) IBM HTTP Server
9 21 (3.00%) IIS
10 14 (2.00%) MQSeries
11 11 (1.57%) SAS
12 10 (1.43%) Commerce Server
12 10 (1.43%) Drupal
12 10 (1.43%) SharePoint
13 7 (1.00%) Confluence
14 6 (0.86%) CMS
14 6 (0.86%) IBM Transformation Extender
14 6 (0.86%) iPlanet
15 5 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 33 (4.72%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.72%) MS Office
3 4 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.43%) SPSS
5 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 21 (3.00%) Magento
2 14 (2.00%) Temenos T24
3 5 (0.72%) Fredhopper
3 5 (0.72%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 5 (0.72%) JDE World
3 5 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.57%) AWD
5 3 (0.43%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (0.43%) Staffware
6 2 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.29%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.14%) ENOVIA
7 1 (0.14%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.14%) Movex
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.14%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.29%) PaaS
4 2 (0.29%) SaaS
4 2 (0.29%) Slack
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.14%) GitHub
5 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.14%) IaaS
5 1 (0.14%) Office 365
5 1 (0.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 58 (8.30%) TCP/IP
2 46 (6.58%) SAN
3 34 (4.86%) Firewall
4 23 (3.29%) HTTP
5 21 (3.00%) DHCP
6 15 (2.15%) Internet
7 14 (2.00%) SSL
8 12 (1.72%) FTP
9 9 (1.29%) NAS
10 8 (1.14%) LDAP
10 8 (1.14%) SNMP
11 6 (0.86%) BIG-IP
11 6 (0.86%) DNS
12 5 (0.72%) Network Security
12 5 (0.72%) SSH
13 4 (0.57%) ATM
13 4 (0.57%) LAN
13 4 (0.57%) WAN
14 3 (0.43%) Intranet
15 2 (0.29%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (28.33%) SQL Server
2 72 (10.30%) Relational Database
3 52 (7.44%) MySQL
4 49 (7.01%) Hadoop
5 35 (5.01%) Oracle Database
6 34 (4.86%) Data Warehouse
6 34 (4.86%) NoSQL
7 32 (4.58%) Big Data
8 31 (4.43%) RDBMS
9 22 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (1.72%) MongoDB
11 10 (1.43%) IBM InfoSphere
12 9 (1.29%) DataStage
12 9 (1.29%) Sybase ASE
13 8 (1.14%) Apache Hive
13 8 (1.14%) DbVisualizer
14 7 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
15 6 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
15 6 (0.86%) Ingres
15 6 (0.86%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 62 (8.87%) Git (software)
2 42 (6.01%) Subversion
3 40 (5.72%) Ant
4 36 (5.15%) JIRA
5 32 (4.58%) JUnit
5 32 (4.58%) Log4j
5 32 (4.58%) Selenium
6 29 (4.15%) Jenkins
7 25 (3.58%) SoapUI
8 21 (3.00%) Eclipse
9 20 (2.86%) Maven
10 15 (2.15%) Gerrit
11 14 (2.00%) Cucumber
12 13 (1.86%) Toad
13 10 (1.43%) ClearCase
14 9 (1.29%) Appium
14 9 (1.29%) Grunt
14 9 (1.29%) JMeter
14 9 (1.29%) SonarQube
14 9 (1.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 154 (22.03%) Finance
2 92 (13.16%) Banking
3 32 (4.58%) Back Office
4 31 (4.43%) Retail
5 17 (2.43%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.15%) Automotive
7 13 (1.86%) Marketing
8 10 (1.43%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.14%) Front Office
10 7 (1.00%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.00%) Publishing
11 4 (0.57%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.57%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.43%) Games
13 2 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.29%) Electronics
13 2 (0.29%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.29%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.14%) Dutch Language
14 1 (0.14%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 172 (24.61%) Developer
2 98 (14.02%) Analyst
3 85 (12.16%) Architect
4 67 (9.59%) Consultant
5 58 (8.30%) Java Developer
6 46 (6.58%) DBA
7 35 (5.01%) Infrastructure Architect
8 34 (4.86%) Administrator
9 29 (4.15%) Technical Consultant
10 28 (4.01%) DB2 DBA
10 28 (4.01%) Solutions Architect
11 24 (3.43%) Data Analyst
12 21 (3.00%) Tester
13 17 (2.43%) Automation Tester
13 17 (2.43%) J2EE Developer
13 17 (2.43%) Project Manager
14 16 (2.29%) Business Analyst
14 16 (2.29%) DB2 Administrator
14 16 (2.29%) DB2 Developer
15 15 (2.15%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (15.59%) HTML
2 102 (14.59%) XML
3 88 (12.59%) Web Services
4 84 (12.02%) CSS
5 74 (10.59%) JSP
6 73 (10.44%) J2EE
7 69 (9.87%) Middleware
8 63 (9.01%) JMS
9 53 (7.58%) JSON
10 46 (6.58%) Java EE
11 44 (6.29%) Spring
12 40 (5.72%) WebSphere MQ
13 39 (5.58%) .NET
14 36 (5.15%) jQuery
15 35 (5.01%) SOAP
16 30 (4.29%) IBM Integration Bus
16 30 (4.29%) REST
17 26 (3.72%) Ajax
18 19 (2.72%) HTML5
18 19 (2.72%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 144 (20.60%) Mainframe
2 61 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (4.15%) Management Information System
4 27 (3.86%) Data Centre
5 24 (3.43%) AS400
5 24 (3.43%) Data Structures
5 24 (3.43%) Replication
6 19 (2.72%) iSeries
7 18 (2.58%) Client/Server
7 18 (2.58%) IBM Mainframe
8 15 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (2.15%) Mathematics
9 14 (2.00%) Clustering
10 13 (1.86%) N-Tier
10 13 (1.86%) VSAM
11 11 (1.57%) Computer Science
12 10 (1.43%) DataPower
13 7 (1.00%) SWIFT
14 5 (0.72%) Algorithms
14 5 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 270 (38.63%) Linux
2 206 (29.47%) Unix
3 204 (29.18%) Windows
4 124 (17.74%) AIX
5 69 (9.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 69 (9.87%) Solaris
6 64 (9.16%) zOS
7 63 (9.01%) Windows Server
8 25 (3.58%) HPUX
9 20 (2.86%) SUSE
10 16 (2.29%) Windows Vista
11 15 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.72%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (0.57%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.57%) MVS
14 3 (0.43%) Android
14 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.29%) CentOS
16 1 (0.14%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (18.74%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (12.30%) ITIL
3 59 (8.44%) OO
4 57 (8.15%) Migration
5 56 (8.01%) TDD
6 52 (7.44%) E-Commerce
7 47 (6.72%) Data Modelling
8 45 (6.44%) SDLC
8 45 (6.44%) Web Development
9 43 (6.15%) Scrum
10 41 (5.87%) Analytics
10 41 (5.87%) Incident Management
11 39 (5.58%) Change Management
11 39 (5.58%) SOA
12 37 (5.29%) Business Intelligence
13 35 (5.01%) CRM
14 34 (4.86%) Continuous Integration
14 34 (4.86%) Mentoring
15 33 (4.72%) Configuration Management
16 32 (4.58%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 384 (54.94%) SQL
2 222 (31.76%) Java
3 103 (14.74%) JavaScript
4 93 (13.30%) Perl
5 86 (12.30%) Shell Script
6 62 (8.87%) COBOL
7 60 (8.58%) Python
8 58 (8.30%) VB
9 44 (6.29%) PHP
10 31 (4.43%) JCL
11 29 (4.15%) C++
12 26 (3.72%) Ruby
13 21 (3.00%) C#
13 21 (3.00%) PowerShell
14 19 (2.72%) R
15 13 (1.86%) Bash Shell
16 12 (1.72%) PL/SQL
17 9 (1.29%) C
17 9 (1.29%) RPG
18 8 (1.14%) Jython
Qualifications
1 89 (12.73%) Security Cleared
2 80 (11.44%) SC Cleared
3 50 (7.15%) Degree
4 31 (4.43%) BPSS Clearance
5 22 (3.15%) AAT
6 4 (0.57%) SAS Certification
7 3 (0.43%) MBA
8 2 (0.29%) ISEB
8 2 (0.29%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.14%) CCNA
9 1 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.29%) Data Quality
2 26 (3.72%) SLA
3 24 (3.43%) QA
4 7 (1.00%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.86%) JSP 440
6 4 (0.57%) SEPA
7 3 (0.43%) COBIT
7 3 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.14%) COREP
8 1 (0.14%) FINREP
8 1 (0.14%) GCP
8 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 63 (9.01%) Active Directory
2 43 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.15%) Docker
4 11 (1.57%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.29%) Oracle RAC
5 9 (1.29%) RACF
6 8 (1.14%) Time Sharing Option
7 7 (1.00%) Firmware
7 7 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (1.00%) vSphere
8 5 (0.72%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.43%) Job Entry Subsystem
10 2 (0.29%) KVM
10 2 (0.29%) NFS
10 2 (0.29%) SRDF
10 2 (0.29%) Xen
11 1 (0.14%) HDFS
11 1 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 58 (8.30%) Tivoli
2 48 (6.87%) MOM
3 44 (6.29%) HP SiteScope
4 29 (4.15%) Puppet
5 20 (2.86%) Ansible
6 16 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (2.00%) Control-M
7 14 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
8 12 (1.72%) QRadar
8 12 (1.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 8 (1.14%) Oracle Identity Management
10 7 (1.00%) CA Endevor
11 6 (0.86%) EMC NetWorker
11 6 (0.86%) OpenView
11 6 (0.86%) SCCM
12 5 (0.72%) collectd
13 4 (0.57%) BMC PATROL
13 4 (0.57%) HP Data Protector
13 4 (0.57%) NetBackup
14 3 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 404 (57.80%) Oracle
2 233 (33.33%) IBM
3 74 (10.59%) Sybase
4 69 (9.87%) HP
5 62 (8.87%) CA
6 58 (8.30%) BMC
7 53 (7.58%) VMware
8 42 (6.01%) ServiceNow
9 37 (5.29%) Citrix
10 33 (4.72%) Microsoft
10 33 (4.72%) SAP
11 31 (4.43%) Red Hat
12 30 (4.29%) Misys
13 29 (4.15%) Teradata
14 28 (4.01%) EMC
15 20 (2.86%) hybris
16 18 (2.58%) Netezza
17 15 (2.15%) Cisco
17 15 (2.15%) Intel
18 13 (1.86%) Salesforce.com
London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £380 per day + Remote Work
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Avance Consulting
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Hursley
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London
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