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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 277 273 339
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +66
Contract jobs citing DB2 389 416 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.79% 0.83% 0.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.62% 3.59% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 214 154
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £313 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £550 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £403 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.83% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
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
10733 11594 11113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.79% 23.16% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7405 7680 7181
Median daily rate £425 £400 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 166 189
Median hourly rate £32.66 £25.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.62% -20.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.30 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £46.82 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+32.69% -17.46%

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 May 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 May 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 May 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 +3 146 £450 - 22
South East -69 55 £359 -15.52% 9
North West -15 49 £368 -4.54% 5
East of England +22 42 £388 -2.51% 7
North East - 34 £293 -
Yorkshire +5 29 £400 -
East Midlands +7 14 £363 +3.57% 1
West Midlands -14 11 £394 -7.35% 5
South West -6 5 £344 -23.61% 2
DB2
UK

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 332 (47.03%) Oracle
2 313 (44.33%) SQL
3 244 (34.56%) Linux
4 235 (33.29%) IBM
5 205 (29.04%) Java
6 200 (28.33%) Unix
7 199 (28.19%) SQL Server
8 194 (27.48%) WebSphere
9 172 (24.36%) Windows
10 168 (23.80%) Finance
11 136 (19.26%) Agile Software Development
12 110 (15.58%) AIX
13 105 (14.87%) Mainframe
14 102 (14.45%) XML
14 102 (14.45%) JavaScript
15 96 (13.60%) Banking
16 93 (13.17%) J2EE
17 91 (12.89%) COBOL
18 87 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
19 79 (11.19%) HTML
20 78 (11.05%) CICS
21 76 (10.76%) Sybase
22 74 (10.48%) ITIL
22 74 (10.48%) Web Services
23 72 (10.20%) Middleware
24 71 (10.06%) Change Management
25 70 (9.92%) Perl
26 68 (9.63%) Security Cleared
27 64 (9.07%) HP
28 62 (8.78%) zOS

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
1 194 (27.48%) WebSphere
2 78 (11.05%) CICS
3 62 (8.78%) WebSphere Application Server
4 49 (6.94%) WebLogic
5 33 (4.67%) JBoss
6 32 (4.53%) IIS
7 31 (4.39%) Apache
8 18 (2.55%) Tomcat
9 17 (2.41%) MQSeries
10 10 (1.42%) iPlanet
11 9 (1.27%) NetWeaver
11 9 (1.27%) SAS
12 8 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
12 8 (1.13%) IBM HTTP Server
12 8 (1.13%) MS Exchange
12 8 (1.13%) OpenStack
13 7 (0.99%) WebLogic Portal
14 4 (0.57%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.57%) CMS
14 4 (0.57%) Smallworld
Applications
1 36 (5.10%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.57%) SPSS
5 2 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.14%) MS Office
6 1 (0.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (1.84%) Magento
2 6 (0.85%) BusinessWare
2 6 (0.85%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 6 (0.85%) SAP R/3
3 5 (0.71%) assyst
3 5 (0.71%) BusinessWorks
3 5 (0.71%) SAP SRM
4 4 (0.57%) Temenos T24
5 3 (0.42%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.42%) Staffware
6 2 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.28%) SAP GRC
6 2 (0.28%) TIBCO iProcess
6 2 (0.28%) Unica
7 1 (0.14%) ENOVIA
7 1 (0.14%) Misys Equation
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.14%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.14%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.12%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.14%) IaaS
4 1 (0.14%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (0.14%) Office 365
4 1 (0.14%) PaaS
4 1 (0.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (6.09%) TCP/IP
2 35 (4.96%) Firewall
2 35 (4.96%) SAN
3 32 (4.53%) SSL
4 24 (3.40%) Internet
5 20 (2.83%) HTTP
6 16 (2.27%) Network Security
7 15 (2.12%) DNS
8 12 (1.70%) FTP
9 10 (1.42%) SNMP
10 9 (1.27%) WinSCP
11 8 (1.13%) Intranet
12 7 (0.99%) VPN
13 6 (0.85%) DHCP
13 6 (0.85%) DMZ
13 6 (0.85%) LDAP
13 6 (0.85%) SMTP
13 6 (0.85%) SSH
14 5 (0.71%) Converged Networks
14 5 (0.71%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (28.19%) SQL Server
2 52 (7.37%) Relational Database
3 45 (6.37%) Data Warehouse
4 44 (6.23%) MySQL
5 40 (5.67%) Oracle Database
6 33 (4.67%) Hadoop
7 32 (4.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 27 (3.82%) RDBMS
9 26 (3.68%) NoSQL
10 25 (3.54%) IBM InfoSphere
11 17 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (2.27%) Big Data
13 14 (1.98%) DataStage
14 13 (1.84%) SQL Server 2012
15 12 (1.70%) DB2 UDB
15 12 (1.70%) Oracle ODI
16 11 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
16 11 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 10 (1.42%) SAP BW
18 9 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 36 (5.10%) Subversion
2 21 (2.97%) Selenium
3 20 (2.83%) Git (software)
4 16 (2.27%) Ant
4 16 (2.27%) ClearCase
5 15 (2.12%) JIRA
6 14 (1.98%) Eclipse
6 14 (1.98%) JUnit
7 13 (1.84%) HP UFT
7 13 (1.84%) WebDriver
8 11 (1.56%) Jenkins
8 11 (1.56%) Rational Application Developer
9 10 (1.42%) Maven
10 9 (1.27%) Cucumber
11 8 (1.13%) Appium
11 8 (1.13%) PHPUnit
11 8 (1.13%) SoapUI
11 8 (1.13%) Talend Open Studio
11 8 (1.13%) Visual Studio
11 8 (1.13%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 168 (23.80%) Finance
2 96 (13.60%) Banking
3 46 (6.52%) Retail
4 22 (3.12%) Telecoms
5 18 (2.55%) Manufacturing
6 11 (1.56%) Back Office
7 10 (1.42%) Marketing
8 9 (1.27%) Automotive
8 9 (1.27%) Investment Banking
9 8 (1.13%) Front Office
10 7 (0.99%) Legal
11 5 (0.71%) Games
11 5 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.57%) Publishing
13 3 (0.42%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.42%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.28%) Electronics
14 2 (0.28%) Law
15 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 194 (27.48%) Developer
2 91 (12.89%) Analyst
3 76 (10.76%) Architect
4 47 (6.66%) DBA
4 47 (6.66%) Java Developer
5 41 (5.81%) Administrator
6 40 (5.67%) Consultant
7 37 (5.24%) DB2 Developer
8 30 (4.25%) COBOL Developer
8 30 (4.25%) DB2 DBA
9 24 (3.40%) Linux Specialist
10 21 (2.97%) Mainframe Developer
11 20 (2.83%) Applications Developer
11 20 (2.83%) Data Analyst
11 20 (2.83%) Tester
12 19 (2.69%) Automation Tester
12 19 (2.69%) Citrix Specialist
12 19 (2.69%) Linux Operator
12 19 (2.69%) Solutions Architect
12 19 (2.69%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (14.45%) XML
2 93 (13.17%) J2EE
3 79 (11.19%) HTML
4 74 (10.48%) Web Services
5 72 (10.20%) Middleware
6 50 (7.08%) WebSphere MQ
7 46 (6.52%) JSP
8 40 (5.67%) .NET
9 38 (5.38%) CSS
9 38 (5.38%) JMS
10 34 (4.82%) IBM Integration Bus
11 32 (4.53%) Spring
12 31 (4.39%) Struts
13 28 (3.97%) RESTful
14 27 (3.82%) jQuery
15 26 (3.68%) SOAP
16 25 (3.54%) Ajax
16 25 (3.54%) Java EE
17 23 (3.26%) JSON
17 23 (3.26%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 105 (14.87%) Mainframe
2 87 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (8.36%) Data Centre
4 51 (7.22%) AS400
5 45 (6.37%) iSeries
6 42 (5.95%) IBM Mainframe
7 24 (3.40%) VSAM
8 20 (2.83%) Clustering
8 20 (2.83%) Management Information System
9 18 (2.55%) Replication
10 13 (1.84%) Web 2.0
11 12 (1.70%) Client/Server
12 10 (1.42%) Computer Science
12 10 (1.42%) N-Tier
12 10 (1.42%) Public Cloud
13 8 (1.13%) FMCG
13 8 (1.13%) PMI
14 7 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
15 6 (0.85%) Derivative
16 5 (0.71%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 244 (34.56%) Linux
2 200 (28.33%) Unix
3 172 (24.36%) Windows
4 110 (15.58%) AIX
5 62 (8.78%) zOS
6 51 (7.22%) Windows Server
7 34 (4.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 34 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 32 (4.53%) Solaris
9 17 (2.41%) MVS
10 12 (1.70%) Apple iOS
11 11 (1.56%) SUSE
12 8 (1.13%) Windows 7
13 6 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
13 6 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.57%) CentOS
14 4 (0.57%) HPUX
15 1 (0.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (19.26%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (10.48%) ITIL
3 71 (10.06%) Change Management
4 59 (8.36%) Data Modelling
5 58 (8.22%) SDLC
6 57 (8.07%) ETL
7 53 (7.51%) Migration
8 51 (7.22%) Incident Management
9 47 (6.66%) Project Management
10 41 (5.81%) Continuous Integration
11 40 (5.67%) SOA
12 39 (5.52%) TDD
13 38 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
13 38 (5.38%) Performance Tuning
14 37 (5.24%) E-Commerce
15 35 (4.96%) High Availability
15 35 (4.96%) Scrum
16 33 (4.67%) OO
17 29 (4.11%) Web Development
18 28 (3.97%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 313 (44.33%) SQL
2 205 (29.04%) Java
3 102 (14.45%) JavaScript
4 91 (12.89%) COBOL
5 70 (9.92%) Perl
6 62 (8.78%) Shell Script
7 44 (6.23%) C++
8 43 (6.09%) JCL
9 34 (4.82%) Python
10 33 (4.67%) VB
11 28 (3.97%) C#
12 25 (3.54%) C
13 24 (3.40%) PHP
14 19 (2.69%) PowerShell
15 18 (2.55%) Assembly Language
15 18 (2.55%) Bash Shell
16 17 (2.41%) Korn
17 14 (1.98%) Jython
18 12 (1.70%) REXX
19 11 (1.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 68 (9.63%) Security Cleared
2 55 (7.79%) SC Cleared
3 29 (4.11%) Degree
4 13 (1.84%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (1.42%) AAT
5 10 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (1.27%) ISEB
7 8 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (1.13%) PMI Certification
8 7 (0.99%) CISSP
9 6 (0.85%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 6 (0.85%) CCSP
9 6 (0.85%) CISM
10 5 (0.71%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.71%) Sun Certification
10 5 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.57%) CCNA
12 3 (0.42%) SAS Certification
13 2 (0.28%) OCPJP
14 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.53%) Data Quality
2 19 (2.69%) QA
3 16 (2.27%) SLA
4 7 (0.99%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.85%) COBIT
6 4 (0.57%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.14%) Basel II
7 1 (0.14%) COREP
7 1 (0.14%) FINREP
7 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.14%) SEPA
System Software
1 39 (5.52%) Active Directory
2 36 (5.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.27%) Time Sharing Option
4 11 (1.56%) vSphere
5 10 (1.42%) Docker
6 9 (1.27%) Hyper-V
7 7 (0.99%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 7 (0.99%) RACF
8 6 (0.85%) ClearTrust
8 6 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.42%) Firmware
11 2 (0.28%) HDFS
11 2 (0.28%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.28%) NFS
12 1 (0.14%) ACF2
12 1 (0.14%) FreeRADIUS
12 1 (0.14%) KVM
12 1 (0.14%) SRDF
12 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 60 (8.50%) Tivoli
2 27 (3.82%) MOM
3 25 (3.54%) HP SiteScope
4 24 (3.40%) Control-M
5 20 (2.83%) Puppet
6 16 (2.27%) QRadar
7 11 (1.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 10 (1.42%) Data Guard
9 8 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
10 7 (0.99%) HP UCMDB
10 7 (0.99%) Tivoli NetView
11 6 (0.85%) CA Single Sign-On
11 6 (0.85%) SCCM
12 5 (0.71%) Ansible
12 5 (0.71%) CA Endevor
12 5 (0.71%) collectd
12 5 (0.71%) Oracle RMAN
13 4 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
13 4 (0.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 332 (47.03%) Oracle
2 235 (33.29%) IBM
3 76 (10.76%) Sybase
4 64 (9.07%) HP
5 60 (8.50%) Microsoft
5 60 (8.50%) VMware
6 50 (7.08%) Red Hat
7 45 (6.37%) CA
8 43 (6.09%) SAP
9 36 (5.10%) Citrix
10 32 (4.53%) BMC
11 31 (4.39%) Cisco
12 27 (3.82%) ServiceNow
13 22 (3.12%) Teradata
14 20 (2.83%) Informatica
15 19 (2.69%) Pega
16 17 (2.41%) Netezza
17 16 (2.27%) BEA
18 15 (2.12%) Ab Initio
19 14 (1.98%) F5
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