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 30 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 18 47 49
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +2
Contract jobs citing DB2 50 20 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.89% 2.31% 3.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 28.09% 8.81% 12.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 10
Median daily rate £400 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £340 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £386 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
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
178 227 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 28.08% 26.27% 25.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 97 90
Median daily rate £350 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £409 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £28.06 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+1.55% -1.53%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 61 (80.26%) Unix
2 59 (77.63%) Linux
2 59 (77.63%) Sybase
3 58 (76.32%) SQL
4 56 (73.68%) Java
5 52 (68.42%) Perl
6 51 (67.11%) RDBMS
6 51 (67.11%) Relational Database
7 49 (64.47%) OO
8 47 (61.84%) Spring
9 46 (60.53%) Finance
10 43 (56.58%) SDLC
11 42 (55.26%) J2SE
12 41 (53.95%) OOD
12 41 (53.95%) Analytical Skills
13 39 (51.32%) JUnit
14 36 (47.37%) JMS
15 33 (43.42%) Agile Software Development
16 29 (38.16%) Software Engineering
17 23 (30.26%) Front Office
18 21 (27.63%) Oracle
18 21 (27.63%) Banking
18 21 (27.63%) Multithreading
19 18 (23.68%) C++
20 17 (22.37%) Equity Derivative
21 15 (19.74%) Database Tuning
21 15 (19.74%) Performance Tuning
22 12 (15.79%) IBM
23 11 (14.47%) Equities
23 11 (14.47%) 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 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.58%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (5.26%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.32%) JBoss
4 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.32%) WebSphere Process Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (67.11%) RDBMS
1 51 (67.11%) Relational Database
2 7 (9.21%) MongoDB
2 7 (9.21%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.89%) Oracle Database
4 5 (6.58%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (6.58%) IBM PureData
4 5 (6.58%) Oracle Exadata
4 5 (6.58%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (6.58%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.63%) Big Data
5 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (51.32%) JUnit
2 5 (6.58%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 46 (60.53%) Finance
2 23 (30.26%) Front Office
3 21 (27.63%) Banking
4 11 (14.47%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 62 (81.58%) Developer
2 39 (51.32%) Java Developer
3 18 (23.68%) C++ Developer
4 11 (14.47%) Senior Developer
5 10 (13.16%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Scala Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Administrator
7 3 (3.95%) Data Modeller
8 2 (2.63%) AIX Engineer
8 2 (2.63%) Analyst
8 2 (2.63%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (2.63%) Designer
8 2 (2.63%) Development Engineer
8 2 (2.63%) Development Specialist
8 2 (2.63%) ETL Designer
8 2 (2.63%) Java Engineer
8 2 (2.63%) Java Scala Developer
8 2 (2.63%) RPG Developer
8 2 (2.63%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.63%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (61.84%) Spring
2 42 (55.26%) J2SE
3 36 (47.37%) JMS
4 8 (10.53%) XML
5 7 (9.21%) Hibernate
6 4 (5.26%) HTML
7 3 (3.95%) JSP
7 3 (3.95%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (2.63%) CSS
8 2 (2.63%) Servlets
9 1 (1.32%) Apache Flex
9 1 (1.32%) DHTML
9 1 (1.32%) EJB
9 1 (1.32%) EJB 3.0
9 1 (1.32%) HTML5
9 1 (1.32%) J2EE
9 1 (1.32%) JDBC
9 1 (1.32%) Struts
9 1 (1.32%) Web Services
9 1 (1.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 41 (53.95%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (22.37%) Equity Derivative
3 11 (14.47%) Equities
4 7 (9.21%) Clustering
5 5 (6.58%) Derivative
6 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.26%) Fixed Income
7 3 (3.95%) Data Integration
7 3 (3.95%) Replication
8 2 (2.63%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.63%) iSeries
8 2 (2.63%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 61 (80.26%) Unix
2 59 (77.63%) Linux
3 5 (6.58%) AIX
4 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (64.47%) OO
2 43 (56.58%) SDLC
3 41 (53.95%) OOD
4 33 (43.42%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (38.16%) Software Engineering
6 21 (27.63%) Multithreading
7 15 (19.74%) Database Tuning
7 15 (19.74%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (9.21%) Data Modelling
8 7 (9.21%) Investment Management
8 7 (9.21%) Wealth Management
9 6 (7.89%) Asset Management
10 5 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (6.58%) Change Data Capture
10 5 (6.58%) ETL
10 5 (6.58%) Kimball Methodology
10 5 (6.58%) Logical Data Model
10 5 (6.58%) Physical Data Model
10 5 (6.58%) SOA
10 5 (6.58%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 58 (76.32%) SQL
2 56 (73.68%) Java
3 52 (68.42%) Perl
4 18 (23.68%) C++
5 6 (7.89%) Scala
6 4 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 4 (5.26%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.95%) VBA
8 2 (2.63%) Korn
8 2 (2.63%) Python
8 2 (2.63%) RPG
8 2 (2.63%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 5 (6.58%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (2.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 59 (77.63%) Sybase
2 21 (27.63%) Oracle
3 12 (15.79%) IBM
4 5 (6.58%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (6.58%) Netezza
4 5 (6.58%) Talend
5 2 (2.63%) Pega