The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 48 44 36
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs citing DB2 4 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.93% 2.04% 1.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.30% 5.82% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 3
Average daily rate
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- £350 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +55.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £24.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+64.58% -40.00%
DB2
East of England

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 Essex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
93 189 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 21.73% 35.00% 23.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 116 36
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 11
Average hourly rate £37.75 £33.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.85% +35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £17.70 £17.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DB2 across the Essex region.

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Essex

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the Essex region.

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

DB2
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood -4 4 - -
Harlow - - - -
DB2
East of England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing DB2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DB2.

1 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 17 (77.27%) Oracle
3 15 (68.18%) SQL
4 11 (50.00%) UNIX
4 11 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (50.00%) ETL
5 10 (45.45%) Control-M
6 9 (40.91%) Information Management
7 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (36.36%) Waterfall
7 8 (36.36%) DataStage
8 6 (27.27%) QA
9 5 (22.73%) Dimensional Modelling
9 5 (22.73%) Data Cleansing
9 5 (22.73%) Dependency Management
9 5 (22.73%) Mainframe
9 5 (22.73%) Finance
9 5 (22.73%) Windows
10 4 (18.18%) AIX
10 4 (18.18%) Solaris
10 4 (18.18%) Linux
10 4 (18.18%) COBOL
10 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
10 4 (18.18%) HP
10 4 (18.18%) EMC
10 4 (18.18%) Citrix
10 4 (18.18%) Migration
10 4 (18.18%) VMware
10 4 (18.18%) Clustering
10 4 (18.18%) Telecoms

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing DB2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DB2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.55%) CICS
2 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Wireless
1 3 (13.64%) DHCP
1 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.64%) DNS
1 3 (13.64%) Broadband
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 11 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (36.36%) DataStage
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.55%) IDMS
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.55%) Ingres
4 1 (4.55%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) CA Gen
2 1 (4.55%) ERwin
2 1 (4.55%) MSI
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) ETL Developer
3 4 (18.18%) DBA
4 2 (9.09%) Lead Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Mainframe DBA
4 2 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Architect
5 1 (4.55%) DB2 DBA
5 1 (4.55%) Mainframe Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) DB2 Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Data Migration Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Data Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Mainframe
2 4 (18.18%) Clustering
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
3 2 (9.09%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) UNIX
2 5 (22.73%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) AIX
3 4 (18.18%) Solaris
3 4 (18.18%) Linux
3 4 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
5 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.55%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) ETL
2 9 (40.91%) Information Management
3 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (36.36%) Waterfall
4 5 (22.73%) Dimensional Modelling
4 5 (22.73%) Data Cleansing
4 5 (22.73%) Dependency Management
5 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
5 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Coaching
7 2 (9.09%) UML
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.09%) Data Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (4.55%) Data Management
8 1 (4.55%) Zachman Framework
8 1 (4.55%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) COBOL
2 4 (18.18%) JCL
2 4 (18.18%) Assembly Language
2 4 (18.18%) REXX
2 4 (18.18%) SELCOPY
3 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) MCITP
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.64%) XenApp
2 3 (13.64%) MetaFrame
3 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) Control-M
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) HP
2 4 (18.18%) EMC
2 4 (18.18%) Citrix
2 4 (18.18%) VMware
2 4 (18.18%) IBM
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Teradata