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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 321 282 272
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -10
Contract jobs citing DB2 334 431 401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.67% 0.83% 0.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.93% 3.51% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 205 212
Median daily rate £410 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £567 £558 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 9
Median hourly rate £45.25 - £30.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.40 - £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.15 - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.25 £65.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-30.38% +116.66%
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
11388 12287 11364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.69% 23.57% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7627 8163 7129
Median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 192 179
Median hourly rate £29.70 £30.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.99% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.88 £14.00 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £51.95 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.09 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.87% +15.78%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -51 101 £475 - 17
South East -72 49 £375 -16.66% 6
East of England +48 42 £250 -41.17% 4
North West +9 41 £400 -11.11% 6
West Midlands -15 30 £425 - 3
Yorkshire -6 28 £525 +40.00% 2
North East - 20 £320 -
East Midlands -4 13 £413 -6.72% 1
South West -25 5 £373 -17.22%
DB2
UK

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 391 (53.93%) Oracle
2 374 (51.59%) SQL
3 263 (36.28%) Linux
4 237 (32.69%) IBM
5 225 (31.03%) Java
6 208 (28.69%) Unix
6 208 (28.69%) Windows
7 202 (27.86%) SQL Server
8 184 (25.38%) WebSphere
9 161 (22.21%) Finance
10 138 (19.03%) Mainframe
11 120 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
12 118 (16.28%) AIX
13 103 (14.21%) HTML
14 97 (13.38%) JavaScript
14 97 (13.38%) Perl
15 96 (13.24%) Banking
16 91 (12.55%) XML
17 89 (12.28%) ITIL
18 87 (12.00%) Security Cleared
19 82 (11.31%) CSS
20 81 (11.17%) Shell Script
21 80 (11.03%) Web Services
22 78 (10.76%) SC Cleared
23 76 (10.48%) JSP
24 75 (10.34%) Sybase
24 75 (10.34%) Middleware
25 70 (9.66%) COBOL
26 68 (9.38%) Windows Server
27 67 (9.24%) Tomcat

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
1 184 (25.38%) WebSphere
2 67 (9.24%) Tomcat
3 61 (8.41%) CICS
4 56 (7.72%) WebLogic
5 53 (7.31%) JBoss
6 44 (6.07%) WebSphere Application Server
7 42 (5.79%) Apache
8 31 (4.28%) WebLogic Portal
9 23 (3.17%) IIS
10 22 (3.03%) IBM HTTP Server
11 13 (1.79%) MQSeries
12 12 (1.66%) SAS
13 8 (1.10%) Commerce Server
13 8 (1.10%) Drupal
14 7 (0.97%) SharePoint
15 6 (0.83%) IBM Transformation Extender
15 6 (0.83%) iPlanet
15 6 (0.83%) nginx
16 5 (0.69%) Apache Pig
16 5 (0.69%) CMS
Applications
1 29 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.10%) MS Office
3 4 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.41%) SPSS
5 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (2.34%) Magento
2 14 (1.93%) Temenos T24
3 7 (0.97%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.69%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 4 (0.55%) Fredhopper
5 4 (0.55%) JDE World
6 3 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
6 3 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.41%) Staffware
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.28%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.14%) AWD
8 1 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.14%) ENOVIA
8 1 (0.14%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.14%) Movex
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.14%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.28%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.28%) PaaS
4 2 (0.28%) SaaS
4 2 (0.28%) Slack
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.14%) IaaS
5 1 (0.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 54 (7.45%) TCP/IP
2 53 (7.31%) SAN
3 36 (4.97%) Firewall
4 27 (3.72%) HTTP
5 24 (3.31%) DHCP
6 19 (2.62%) SSL
7 14 (1.93%) Internet
8 11 (1.52%) FTP
9 10 (1.38%) LDAP
10 9 (1.24%) NAS
11 8 (1.10%) SNMP
12 7 (0.97%) DNS
12 7 (0.97%) Network Security
12 7 (0.97%) SSH
13 6 (0.83%) BIG-IP
13 6 (0.83%) DMZ
13 6 (0.83%) VPN
14 4 (0.55%) Intranet
14 4 (0.55%) Kerberos
15 3 (0.41%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (27.86%) SQL Server
2 60 (8.28%) Relational Database
3 56 (7.72%) MySQL
4 49 (6.76%) Hadoop
5 37 (5.10%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (4.83%) Oracle Database
7 28 (3.86%) RDBMS
8 27 (3.72%) Big Data
8 27 (3.72%) NoSQL
9 25 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (1.66%) IBM InfoSphere
11 10 (1.38%) DataStage
12 8 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
12 8 (1.10%) Apache Hive
12 8 (1.10%) JasperReports
12 8 (1.10%) Sybase ASE
13 7 (0.97%) Amazon Redshift
13 7 (0.97%) DbVisualizer
13 7 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (0.83%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 48 (6.62%) Git (software)
2 33 (4.55%) Ant
3 32 (4.41%) Subversion
4 29 (4.00%) JIRA
4 29 (4.00%) Selenium
5 28 (3.86%) Log4j
6 26 (3.59%) JUnit
7 24 (3.31%) SoapUI
8 23 (3.17%) Jenkins
9 19 (2.62%) Eclipse
9 19 (2.62%) Maven
10 15 (2.07%) Gerrit
11 12 (1.66%) Cucumber
11 12 (1.66%) Toad
12 9 (1.24%) Grunt
13 8 (1.10%) ClearCase
13 8 (1.10%) JMeter
13 8 (1.10%) SonarQube
14 7 (0.97%) Bower
14 7 (0.97%) gulp
General
1 161 (22.21%) Finance
2 96 (13.24%) Banking
3 36 (4.97%) Retail
4 31 (4.28%) Back Office
5 20 (2.76%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.07%) Marketing
7 14 (1.93%) Automotive
8 13 (1.79%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.10%) Publishing
10 7 (0.97%) Investment Banking
11 6 (0.83%) Front Office
12 5 (0.69%) Games
12 5 (0.69%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.41%) Electronics
13 3 (0.41%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.28%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.14%) Dutch Language
15 1 (0.14%) Local Government
15 1 (0.14%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 167 (23.03%) Developer
2 99 (13.66%) Analyst
3 80 (11.03%) Architect
4 73 (10.07%) Consultant
5 50 (6.90%) DBA
6 49 (6.76%) Java Developer
7 41 (5.66%) Administrator
8 33 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
9 30 (4.14%) Technical Consultant
10 29 (4.00%) DB2 DBA
11 26 (3.59%) Solutions Architect
12 25 (3.45%) Data Analyst
13 22 (3.03%) DB2 Developer
14 19 (2.62%) COBOL Developer
14 19 (2.62%) Mainframe Developer
14 19 (2.62%) Tester
15 18 (2.48%) DB2 Administrator
16 16 (2.21%) Business Analyst
17 15 (2.07%) Automation Tester
17 15 (2.07%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (14.21%) HTML
2 91 (12.55%) XML
3 82 (11.31%) CSS
4 80 (11.03%) Web Services
5 76 (10.48%) JSP
6 75 (10.34%) Middleware
7 66 (9.10%) J2EE
8 57 (7.86%) JMS
9 45 (6.21%) Java EE
10 42 (5.79%) Spring
11 41 (5.66%) WebSphere MQ
12 40 (5.52%) JSON
13 37 (5.10%) .NET
14 33 (4.55%) jQuery
15 29 (4.00%) IBM Integration Bus
15 29 (4.00%) SOAP
16 28 (3.86%) REST
17 22 (3.03%) Ajax
18 21 (2.90%) Struts
19 19 (2.62%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 138 (19.03%) Mainframe
2 60 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (4.69%) iSeries
4 33 (4.55%) Data Centre
5 29 (4.00%) AS400
6 26 (3.59%) Management Information System
7 23 (3.17%) Replication
8 22 (3.03%) Clustering
9 20 (2.76%) IBM Mainframe
10 18 (2.48%) Data Structures
11 17 (2.34%) Client/Server
12 15 (2.07%) N-Tier
13 14 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (1.93%) VSAM
14 12 (1.66%) Mathematics
15 11 (1.52%) Computer Science
16 9 (1.24%) DataPower
17 8 (1.10%) Algorithms
18 7 (0.97%) Virtual Team
19 6 (0.83%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 263 (36.28%) Linux
2 208 (28.69%) Unix
2 208 (28.69%) Windows
3 118 (16.28%) AIX
4 68 (9.38%) Windows Server
5 66 (9.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 66 (9.10%) Solaris
6 61 (8.41%) zOS
7 23 (3.17%) HPUX
8 19 (2.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (2.48%) SUSE
10 14 (1.93%) Apple iOS
10 14 (1.93%) Windows Vista
11 3 (0.41%) Android
11 3 (0.41%) MVS
11 3 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.28%) CentOS
13 1 (0.14%) OS/400
13 1 (0.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (12.28%) ITIL
3 59 (8.14%) Migration
4 56 (7.72%) TDD
5 55 (7.59%) SDLC
6 52 (7.17%) Change Management
7 49 (6.76%) Data Modelling
7 49 (6.76%) OO
8 47 (6.48%) Incident Management
9 46 (6.34%) Web Development
10 44 (6.07%) Scrum
11 43 (5.93%) E-Commerce
12 41 (5.66%) Analytics
13 39 (5.38%) SOA
14 36 (4.97%) Performance Tuning
15 35 (4.83%) Business Intelligence
15 35 (4.83%) Mentoring
16 34 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
16 34 (4.69%) CRM
16 34 (4.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 374 (51.59%) SQL
2 225 (31.03%) Java
3 97 (13.38%) JavaScript
3 97 (13.38%) Perl
4 81 (11.17%) Shell Script
5 70 (9.66%) COBOL
6 58 (8.00%) Python
7 51 (7.03%) VB
8 40 (5.52%) PHP
9 38 (5.24%) C++
10 34 (4.69%) JCL
11 26 (3.59%) PowerShell
12 20 (2.76%) C
12 20 (2.76%) Ruby
13 17 (2.34%) C#
14 15 (2.07%) Bash Shell
14 15 (2.07%) R
15 11 (1.52%) PL/SQL
16 10 (1.38%) Korn
17 8 (1.10%) Jython
Qualifications
1 87 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 78 (10.76%) SC Cleared
3 43 (5.93%) Degree
4 29 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 22 (3.03%) AAT
6 4 (0.55%) SAS Certification
7 3 (0.41%) ISEB
7 3 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.41%) MBA
7 3 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.28%) CCNA
8 2 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.28%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.28%) Data Quality
2 26 (3.59%) SLA
3 20 (2.76%) QA
4 7 (0.97%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.83%) JSP 440
6 4 (0.55%) SEPA
7 3 (0.41%) COBIT
7 3 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.14%) Basel II
8 1 (0.14%) COREP
8 1 (0.14%) FINREP
System Software
1 59 (8.14%) Active Directory
2 43 (5.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.93%) Docker
4 12 (1.66%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.24%) RACF
6 8 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
6 8 (1.10%) Time Sharing Option
7 7 (0.97%) Firmware
8 6 (0.83%) vSphere
9 5 (0.69%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.41%) Job Entry Subsystem
10 3 (0.41%) NFS
10 3 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.28%) KVM
11 2 (0.28%) SRDF
11 2 (0.28%) Xen
12 1 (0.14%) HDFS
12 1 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 61 (8.41%) Tivoli
2 46 (6.34%) MOM
3 42 (5.79%) HP SiteScope
4 26 (3.59%) Puppet
5 17 (2.34%) Control-M
6 16 (2.21%) Ansible
7 15 (2.07%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (1.66%) HP Quality Center
8 12 (1.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 11 (1.52%) QRadar
10 8 (1.10%) Oracle Identity Management
11 7 (0.97%) CA Endevor
12 6 (0.83%) EMC NetWorker
12 6 (0.83%) OpenView
12 6 (0.83%) SCCM
13 5 (0.69%) collectd
13 5 (0.69%) Data Guard
13 5 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
14 4 (0.55%) HP Data Protector
14 4 (0.55%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 391 (53.93%) Oracle
2 237 (32.69%) IBM
3 75 (10.34%) Sybase
4 66 (9.10%) HP
5 60 (8.28%) CA
6 59 (8.14%) VMware
7 55 (7.59%) BMC
8 42 (5.79%) Citrix
9 41 (5.66%) ServiceNow
10 40 (5.52%) Red Hat
11 36 (4.97%) Microsoft
12 31 (4.28%) SAP
13 28 (3.86%) EMC
13 28 (3.86%) Misys
14 26 (3.59%) Teradata
15 19 (2.62%) Cisco
16 18 (2.48%) F5
17 17 (2.34%) hybris
17 17 (2.34%) Pega
18 15 (2.07%) Netezza
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