The first table below looks at the demand for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford 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 Knutsford 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 14 17 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs citing DB2 1 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.41% 3.88% 12.07%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.25% 35.71% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Average daily rate
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- £470 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +39.77%
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
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
16 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 22.54% 10.85% 25.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 13
Average daily rate £300 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £333 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £482 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

DB2
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) JNDI
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Project Management

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 (100.00%) CICS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) JDBC
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft