The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 56 57 55
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Contract jobs citing DB2 4 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.63% 2.13% 1.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.70% 10.56% 5.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate
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£265 £550 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.81% +18.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £20.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+97.50% -23.80%
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
148 142 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.31% 20.20% 24.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 74 104
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.93 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.56%

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
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 27 February 2015. 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 +3 3 £265 - 2
Rickmansworth - - - -
DB2
East of England

DB2
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Maximo
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) PDA
2 3 (75.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (25.00%) Couchbase
3 1 (25.00%) Java

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Couchbase
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Maximo Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) PDA
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £342.00 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + (Benefits)
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £1 per day
Posted: 2 days ago