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 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 48 52 50
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing DB2 6 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.10% 1.04% 1.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.41% 4.71% 6.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 8
Median daily rate £330 £375 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -18.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £375 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £395 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £26.75 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+5.21% -32.27%
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
136 170 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 25.05% 22.19% 28.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 106 123
Median daily rate £400 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £191 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £500 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £49.41 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +105.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

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
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 10 December 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 35 (81.40%) Java
1 35 (81.40%) SQL
1 35 (81.40%) Sybase
1 35 (81.40%) Unix
2 33 (76.74%) Linux
3 31 (72.09%) Relational Database
4 29 (67.44%) RDBMS
4 29 (67.44%) Spring
5 27 (62.79%) Perl
6 26 (60.47%) Finance
7 21 (48.84%) JUnit
8 19 (44.19%) J2SE
9 18 (41.86%) JMS
9 18 (41.86%) OO
10 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (32.56%) OOD
11 14 (32.56%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (27.91%) SDLC
12 12 (27.91%) Multithreading
12 12 (27.91%) Oracle
12 12 (27.91%) Banking
12 12 (27.91%) Software Engineering
13 9 (20.93%) Scala
14 8 (18.60%) Equity Derivative
14 8 (18.60%) C++
15 6 (13.95%) XML
15 6 (13.95%) Hibernate
15 6 (13.95%) MongoDB
16 5 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
16 5 (11.63%) Dodd-Frank

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 2 (4.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.33%) JBoss
2 1 (2.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Process Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (72.09%) Relational Database
2 29 (67.44%) RDBMS
3 6 (13.95%) MongoDB
4 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (9.30%) IBM PureData
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle Exadata
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (48.84%) JUnit
2 4 (9.30%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (4.65%) Ant
3 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.65%) Gradle
3 2 (4.65%) Hudson
3 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.65%) Maven
4 1 (2.33%) Concordion
4 1 (2.33%) JBehave
General
1 26 (60.47%) Finance
2 12 (27.91%) Banking
3 5 (11.63%) Front Office
4 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (88.37%) Developer
2 24 (55.81%) Java Developer
3 9 (20.93%) Scala Developer
4 8 (18.60%) C++ Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Data Modeller
6 2 (4.65%) Java Scala Developer
7 1 (2.33%) C++/Java Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Core Java Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Designer
7 1 (2.33%) Development Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Development Specialist
7 1 (2.33%) ETL Designer
7 1 (2.33%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (67.44%) Spring
2 19 (44.19%) J2SE
3 18 (41.86%) JMS
4 6 (13.95%) Hibernate
4 6 (13.95%) XML
5 3 (6.98%) HTML
5 3 (6.98%) JSON
6 2 (4.65%) HTML5
6 2 (4.65%) J2EE
6 2 (4.65%) SOAP
7 1 (2.33%) Apache Flex
7 1 (2.33%) DHTML
7 1 (2.33%) EJB
7 1 (2.33%) EJB 3.0
7 1 (2.33%) JDBC
7 1 (2.33%) Protocol Buffers
7 1 (2.33%) REST
7 1 (2.33%) Struts
7 1 (2.33%) Web Services
7 1 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (18.60%) Equity Derivative
3 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.30%) Derivative
4 3 (6.98%) Data Integration
4 3 (6.98%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.65%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 35 (81.40%) Unix
2 33 (76.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) OO
2 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (32.56%) OOD
4 12 (27.91%) Multithreading
4 12 (27.91%) SDLC
4 12 (27.91%) Software Engineering
5 5 (11.63%) Data Modelling
5 5 (11.63%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (9.30%) Change Data Capture
6 4 (9.30%) ETL
6 4 (9.30%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (9.30%) Logical Data Model
6 4 (9.30%) Physical Data Model
7 3 (6.98%) Asset Management
7 3 (6.98%) Database Tuning
7 3 (6.98%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.65%) SOA
8 2 (4.65%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (81.40%) Java
1 35 (81.40%) SQL
2 27 (62.79%) Perl
3 9 (20.93%) Scala
4 8 (18.60%) C++
5 5 (11.63%) Shell Script
5 5 (11.63%) VBA
6 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.33%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 35 (81.40%) Sybase
2 12 (27.91%) Oracle
3 4 (9.30%) IBM
3 4 (9.30%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (9.30%) Netezza
3 4 (9.30%) Talend
4 2 (4.65%) Perforce