The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 32 54 38
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -16
Contract jobs citing DB2 29 14 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.97% 1.56% 4.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.86% 5.62% 14.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 15
Median daily rate £425 £358 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.88% -15.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £332 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £384 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £26.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+69.81% -47.00%
DB2
Scotland

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 Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
146 249 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 25.04% 27.76% 30.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 125 137
Median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £44.50 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+256.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.55 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.77% +49.11%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing DB2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for DB2.

1 69 (82.14%) Unix
2 67 (79.76%) Linux
2 67 (79.76%) Sybase
3 65 (77.38%) SQL
4 63 (75.00%) Java
5 58 (69.05%) Perl
6 54 (64.29%) RDBMS
6 54 (64.29%) Relational Database
7 53 (63.10%) Spring
8 51 (60.71%) Finance
9 48 (57.14%) OO
10 45 (53.57%) J2SE
11 42 (50.00%) JUnit
11 42 (50.00%) OOD
11 42 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
12 40 (47.62%) SDLC
13 39 (46.43%) JMS
14 35 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
15 30 (35.71%) Software Engineering
16 24 (28.57%) Banking
16 24 (28.57%) Front Office
17 23 (27.38%) Multithreading
18 21 (25.00%) Oracle
19 19 (22.62%) C++
20 18 (21.43%) Equity Derivative
21 15 (17.86%) Database Tuning
21 15 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
22 12 (14.29%) IBM
23 11 (13.10%) Equities
24 9 (10.71%) Investment Banking

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 8 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 5 (5.95%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (4.76%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.19%) JBoss
4 1 (1.19%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.19%) WebSphere Process Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (64.29%) RDBMS
1 54 (64.29%) Relational Database
2 8 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 6 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.95%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.95%) IBM PureData
4 5 (5.95%) Oracle Exadata
4 5 (5.95%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.95%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 42 (50.00%) JUnit
2 5 (5.95%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 51 (60.71%) Finance
2 24 (28.57%) Banking
2 24 (28.57%) Front Office
3 9 (10.71%) Investment Banking
4 4 (4.76%) Legal
5 1 (1.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 70 (83.33%) Developer
2 43 (51.19%) Java Developer
3 19 (22.62%) C++ Developer
4 8 (9.52%) Scala Developer
4 8 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 7 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (3.57%) Administrator
6 3 (3.57%) Data Modeller
7 2 (2.38%) AIX Engineer
7 2 (2.38%) Analyst
7 2 (2.38%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (2.38%) Designer
7 2 (2.38%) Development Engineer
7 2 (2.38%) Development Specialist
7 2 (2.38%) ETL Designer
7 2 (2.38%) Java Engineer
7 2 (2.38%) Java Scala Developer
7 2 (2.38%) RPG Developer
7 2 (2.38%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.38%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (63.10%) Spring
2 45 (53.57%) J2SE
3 39 (46.43%) JMS
4 9 (10.71%) Hibernate
5 7 (8.33%) XML
6 3 (3.57%) HTML
6 3 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (2.38%) HTML5
7 2 (2.38%) J2EE
8 1 (1.19%) Apache Flex
8 1 (1.19%) DHTML
8 1 (1.19%) EJB
8 1 (1.19%) EJB 3.0
8 1 (1.19%) JDBC
8 1 (1.19%) JSON
8 1 (1.19%) JSP
8 1 (1.19%) REST
8 1 (1.19%) Struts
8 1 (1.19%) Web Services
8 1 (1.19%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 42 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (21.43%) Equity Derivative
3 11 (13.10%) Equities
4 7 (8.33%) Clustering
5 5 (5.95%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.95%) Derivative
6 4 (4.76%) Fixed Income
7 3 (3.57%) Data Integration
7 3 (3.57%) Replication
8 2 (2.38%) iSeries
8 2 (2.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 69 (82.14%) Unix
2 67 (79.76%) Linux
3 5 (5.95%) AIX
4 3 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (57.14%) OO
2 42 (50.00%) OOD
3 40 (47.62%) SDLC
4 35 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (35.71%) Software Engineering
6 23 (27.38%) Multithreading
7 15 (17.86%) Database Tuning
7 15 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (8.33%) Data Modelling
9 6 (7.14%) Asset Management
10 5 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (5.95%) Change Data Capture
10 5 (5.95%) ETL
10 5 (5.95%) Investment Management
10 5 (5.95%) Kimball Methodology
10 5 (5.95%) Logical Data Model
10 5 (5.95%) Physical Data Model
10 5 (5.95%) SOA
10 5 (5.95%) Translating Business Requirements
10 5 (5.95%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (77.38%) SQL
2 63 (75.00%) Java
3 58 (69.05%) Perl
4 19 (22.62%) C++
5 8 (9.52%) Scala
6 7 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.76%) VBA
8 2 (2.38%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.38%) Korn
8 2 (2.38%) Python
8 2 (2.38%) RPG
8 2 (2.38%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 6 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (2.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 67 (79.76%) Sybase
2 21 (25.00%) Oracle
3 12 (14.29%) IBM
4 5 (5.95%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (5.95%) Netezza
4 5 (5.95%) Talend