The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 48 56 45
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs citing DB2 7 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.11% 1.77% 2.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.15% 9.62% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £370 - £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
DB2
East of England

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 Hertfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
136 156 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.55% 18.42% 24.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 71 90
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £12.08 £50.00 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.84% +60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.28% +14.00%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing DB2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -5 4 - -
Hitchin - 1 £370 -
Hoddesdon - 1 - -
Cheshunt - 1 - -
DB2
East of England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for DB2.

1 9 (69.23%) Oracle
1 9 (69.23%) XML
2 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Retail
3 7 (53.85%) MySQL
3 7 (53.85%) PHP
3 7 (53.85%) Unix
4 6 (46.15%) IBM
4 6 (46.15%) Java
4 6 (46.15%) Subversion
4 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (46.15%) Magento
5 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
5 5 (38.46%) Linux
5 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
6 4 (30.77%) CSS
6 4 (30.77%) C#
6 4 (30.77%) .NET
6 4 (30.77%) Document Management
6 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
6 4 (30.77%) Ajax
6 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
6 4 (30.77%) jQuery
6 4 (30.77%) QA

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (15.38%) Drupal
1 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) MySQL
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) DbVisualizer
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Subversion
2 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
3 4 (30.77%) Selenium
3 4 (30.77%) WebDriver
4 3 (23.08%) Appium
4 3 (23.08%) PHPUnit
5 2 (15.38%) Ant
5 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
6 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
6 1 (7.69%) JIRA
6 1 (7.69%) Protractor
6 1 (7.69%) PVCS
6 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
6 1 (7.69%) TestDirector
General
1 8 (61.54%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Automation Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Selenium Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Tester
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Unix Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) XML
2 8 (61.54%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) Ajax
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 4 (30.77%) jQuery
3 4 (30.77%) JSON
3 4 (30.77%) RESTful
3 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (23.08%) Behat
4 3 (23.08%) SOAP
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
5 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (15.38%) Kendo UI
5 2 (15.38%) LESS
5 2 (15.38%) Sass
5 2 (15.38%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) RIA
2 2 (15.38%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (7.69%) iPad
3 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Unix
2 5 (38.46%) Linux
3 4 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (23.08%) AIX
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
4 4 (30.77%) Automated Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Coaching
4 4 (30.77%) Document Management
4 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
4 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
5 3 (23.08%) BDD
5 3 (23.08%) Re-Platforming
5 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) User Stories
6 2 (15.38%) Change Control
6 2 (15.38%) CRM
6 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Logistics
6 2 (15.38%) MVC
6 2 (15.38%) SOA
6 2 (15.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) PHP
3 6 (46.15%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) Ruby
6 1 (7.69%) COBOL
6 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Ansible
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) IBM
3 3 (23.08%) hybris
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) Sunopsis