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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 45 49 69
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +20
Contract jobs citing DB2 17 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.31% 1.60% 0.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.37% 8.05% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.57 £26.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+53.09% -47.00%
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
164 149 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.31% 19.87% 31.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 80 165
Median daily rate £340 £378 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.99% +11.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.14 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.71% +34.20%

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 September 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 +2 16 - -
Hoddesdon - 1 - -
DB2
East of England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 21 (84.00%) SQL
1 21 (84.00%) Unix
2 20 (80.00%) IBM
3 19 (76.00%) Java
3 19 (76.00%) Git (software)
4 18 (72.00%) E-Commerce
5 17 (68.00%) Magento
6 16 (64.00%) Subversion
7 15 (60.00%) Linux
7 15 (60.00%) XML
8 14 (56.00%) Oracle
8 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
8 14 (56.00%) HTML
8 14 (56.00%) PHP
8 14 (56.00%) hybris
9 13 (52.00%) MySQL
10 12 (48.00%) Ant
11 11 (44.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (44.00%) Retail
11 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (36.00%) Puppet
13 9 (36.00%) Ruby
13 9 (36.00%) Drupal
13 9 (36.00%) AIX
13 9 (36.00%) Tomcat
13 9 (36.00%) Python
13 9 (36.00%) Firewall
13 9 (36.00%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (36.00%) Ansible

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 9 (36.00%) Drupal
1 9 (36.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (32.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (12.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Apache
3 3 (12.00%) CMS
3 3 (12.00%) MQSeries
3 3 (12.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 17 (68.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) Firewall
2 4 (16.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) MySQL
2 9 (36.00%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (20.00%) DbVisualizer
4 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (12.00%) Jackrabbit
5 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
5 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (76.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (64.00%) Subversion
3 12 (48.00%) Ant
4 8 (32.00%) Selenium
4 8 (32.00%) WebDriver
5 7 (28.00%) Appium
6 5 (20.00%) Cucumber
6 5 (20.00%) JIRA
6 5 (20.00%) SoapUI
7 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
7 3 (12.00%) JUnit
7 3 (12.00%) Log4j
7 3 (12.00%) Mockito
7 3 (12.00%) PHPUnit
7 3 (12.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
9 1 (4.00%) Protractor
9 1 (4.00%) PVCS
9 1 (4.00%) TestDirector
General
1 11 (44.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Architect
1 9 (36.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 9 (36.00%) Unix Architect
2 8 (32.00%) Automation Tester
2 8 (32.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 8 (32.00%) Selenium Tester
2 8 (32.00%) Tester
3 6 (24.00%) Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Java Automation Tester
5 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
6 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce Developer
6 3 (12.00%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Java E-Commerce Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
8 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) XML
2 14 (56.00%) HTML
3 8 (32.00%) J2EE
4 7 (28.00%) Web Services
5 6 (24.00%) Ajax
5 6 (24.00%) JSON
6 5 (20.00%) Gherkin
6 5 (20.00%) SOAP
6 5 (20.00%) XSLT
7 4 (16.00%) RESTful
8 3 (12.00%) .NET
8 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (12.00%) Behat
8 3 (12.00%) JMS
8 3 (12.00%) jQuery
8 3 (12.00%) JSTL
8 3 (12.00%) REST
8 3 (12.00%) Struts
8 3 (12.00%) XHTML
8 3 (12.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (4.00%) iPad
2 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.00%) RIA
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Unix
2 15 (60.00%) Linux
3 11 (44.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (36.00%) AIX
5 3 (12.00%) HPUX
5 3 (12.00%) Solaris
5 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) E-Commerce
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (36.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 9 (36.00%) Mentoring
4 9 (36.00%) Software Delivery
4 9 (36.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 8 (32.00%) Automated Testing
5 8 (32.00%) Coaching
5 8 (32.00%) Document Management
5 8 (32.00%) Test Automation
5 8 (32.00%) Test Scripting
6 5 (20.00%) System Testing
7 3 (12.00%) BDD
7 3 (12.00%) OO
7 3 (12.00%) RAD
7 3 (12.00%) Re-Platforming
7 3 (12.00%) TDD
7 3 (12.00%) UML
7 3 (12.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) SQL
2 19 (76.00%) Java
3 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (56.00%) PHP
4 9 (36.00%) Python
4 9 (36.00%) Ruby
5 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (12.00%) C#
5 3 (12.00%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) Ansible
1 9 (36.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (36.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) IBM
2 14 (56.00%) hybris
2 14 (56.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) ATG
3 3 (12.00%) Blue Martini
3 3 (12.00%) Elastic Path
3 3 (12.00%) Interwoven
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.00%) Red Hat