The first table below looks at the demand for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Halifax region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DB2 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 2.19% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.81% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £438 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-45.45% -9.09%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
27 10 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 14.75% 8.55% 9.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 14
Average daily rate £350 £313 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -22.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £325 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
DB2
West Yorkshire

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 8 (88.89%) IBM
2 6 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
3 5 (55.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 4 (44.44%) CICS
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) AIX
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 3 (33.33%) ClearQuest
5 3 (33.33%) ClearCase
5 3 (33.33%) Banking
5 3 (33.33%) Workflow Management
5 3 (33.33%) Workflow
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 2 (22.22%) zOS
7 1 (11.11%) Change Management
7 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
7 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
7 1 (11.11%) SOA
7 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
7 1 (11.11%) UML
7 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 1 (11.11%) C#
7 1 (11.11%) COBOL
7 1 (11.11%) Java
7 1 (11.11%) .NET

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
2 4 (44.44%) CICS
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) ClearQuest
1 3 (33.33%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Programmer
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) CICS Systems Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) CICS Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) XSD
2 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) AIX
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) zOS
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 3 (33.33%) Workflow Management
1 3 (33.33%) Workflow
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) COBOL
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) IBM
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
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