The table below looks at the statistics for IMS/DB skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IMS/DB over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM IMS/DB
Rank - 617 611
Contract jobs citing IMS/DB 0 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.002% 0.013%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.009% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Median daily rate - £625 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +108.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £625 £300
% change year-on-year
- +108.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
IMS/DB
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
10234 11719 11090
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.38% 23.14% 21.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6839 7887 7429
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 £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 177 182
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.75 £31.40
% change year-on-year
+47.57% -17.99%

IMS/DB
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing IMS/DB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

IMS/DB Jobs Demand Trend in England

IMS/DB
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IMS/DB across the England region.

IMS/DB Daily Rate Trend in England

IMS/DB
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IMS/DB across the England region.

IMS/DB Hourly Rate Trend in England

IMS/DB
Top 24 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IMS/DB 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 IMS/DB.

1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) JCL
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Perforce
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Teradata
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) CA Endevor
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (50.00%) Informatica
2 1 (50.00%) REXX
2 1 (50.00%) DataStage
2 1 (50.00%) Control-M
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script

IMS/DB
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) DataStage
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) JCL
2 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) REXX
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) CA Endevor
1 1 (50.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Perforce
1 1 (50.00%) Teradata