The first table below looks at the demand for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 30 July 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 Hertfordshire 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 49 58 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -21
Contract jobs citing DB2 14 2 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.11% 0.33% 3.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.43% 1.30% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 13
Average daily rate
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£415 - £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 - £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 - £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -23.72%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
166 154 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.00% 25.33% 25.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 101 130
Average daily rate £369 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 8
Average hourly rate £31.25 £26.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.19% -25.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
DB2
East of England

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

DB2
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
Watford +1 6 - - 1
Borehamwood - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
St Albans - - - -
DB2
East of England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 21 (72.41%) E-Commerce
1 21 (72.41%) Retail
2 20 (68.97%) IBM
3 19 (65.52%) UNIX
4 18 (62.07%) WebSphere
4 18 (62.07%) Finance
4 18 (62.07%) Manufacturing
5 17 (58.62%) MQSeries
6 13 (44.83%) XML
6 13 (44.83%) HP
6 13 (44.83%) HTML
6 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
6 13 (44.83%) SQL
6 13 (44.83%) Oracle
7 12 (41.38%) J2EE
7 12 (41.38%) Java
8 11 (37.93%) WebSphere Application Server
8 11 (37.93%) Linux
9 8 (27.59%) HTTP
9 8 (27.59%) Web Development
9 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database
10 7 (24.14%) DbVisualizer
10 7 (24.14%) System Testing
10 7 (24.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (24.14%) Degree
10 7 (24.14%) Project Management
10 7 (24.14%) QuickTest Pro
10 7 (24.14%) Regression Testing
10 7 (24.14%) IBM HTTP Server
10 7 (24.14%) ISEB

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 18 (62.07%) WebSphere
2 17 (58.62%) MQSeries
3 11 (37.93%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (24.14%) IBM HTTP Server
5 6 (20.69%) IIS
5 6 (20.69%) Tomcat
6 2 (6.90%) CICS
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (3.45%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) HTTP
2 6 (20.69%) Internet
3 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database
2 7 (24.14%) DbVisualizer
3 6 (20.69%) RDBMS
3 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
4 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (10.34%) MySQL
6 1 (3.45%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (3.45%) DataStage
6 1 (3.45%) BODI
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (20.69%) LoadRunner
3 5 (17.24%) Eclipse
3 5 (17.24%) Ant
3 5 (17.24%) JUnit
4 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Subversion
4 4 (13.79%) Log4j
5 1 (3.45%) Jtest
5 1 (3.45%) Maven
5 1 (3.45%) JDeveloper
General
1 21 (72.41%) Retail
2 18 (62.07%) Finance
2 18 (62.07%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Tester
3 6 (20.69%) Services Delivery Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Service Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Delivery Project Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Project Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Technical Project Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Delivery Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Technical Services Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Technical Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Programmer
5 3 (10.34%) Systems Programmer
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) XML
1 13 (44.83%) HTML
2 12 (41.38%) J2EE
3 7 (24.14%) Flash
4 6 (20.69%) Ajax
5 4 (13.79%) JDBC
5 4 (13.79%) JSP
5 4 (13.79%) Servlets
5 4 (13.79%) EJB
5 4 (13.79%) Struts
5 4 (13.79%) JMS
5 4 (13.79%) XSLT
5 4 (13.79%) XHTML
5 4 (13.79%) XMLBeans
5 4 (13.79%) JSTL
6 2 (6.90%) .NET
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.90%) CSS
6 2 (6.90%) SOAP
6 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Web 2.0
2 2 (6.90%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.90%) RIA
3 1 (3.45%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.45%) Open Source
3 1 (3.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) UNIX
2 11 (37.93%) Linux
3 7 (24.14%) Windows
4 6 (20.69%) AIX
4 6 (20.69%) SUSE
4 6 (20.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (13.79%) HPUX
5 4 (13.79%) Solaris
6 2 (6.90%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) E-Commerce
2 8 (27.59%) Web Development
3 7 (24.14%) System Testing
3 7 (24.14%) Project Management
3 7 (24.14%) Regression Testing
3 7 (24.14%) ITIL
4 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
4 6 (20.69%) Automated Testing
5 5 (17.24%) RAD
6 4 (13.79%) UML
6 4 (13.79%) OO
6 4 (13.79%) Content Management
7 3 (10.34%) ETL
8 2 (6.90%) CRM
8 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.90%) B2B
8 2 (6.90%) Logistics
8 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
1 13 (44.83%) SQL
2 12 (41.38%) Java
3 4 (13.79%) Perl
3 4 (13.79%) XPath
3 4 (13.79%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.90%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
1 7 (24.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) IBM
2 13 (44.83%) HP
2 13 (44.83%) Oracle
3 6 (20.69%) Dell
3 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
3 6 (20.69%) Sun
4 5 (17.24%) ATG
5 4 (13.79%) Interwoven
5 4 (13.79%) Blue Martini
5 4 (13.79%) Elastic Path
6 2 (6.90%) Business Objects
7 1 (3.45%) hybris
7 1 (3.45%) TIBCO
7 1 (3.45%) Teradata
7 1 (3.45%) CA
7 1 (3.45%) JBoss
Hertfordshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago