The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 14 16 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing DB2 1 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.72% 5.07% 4.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.00% 30.43% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Average daily rate
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- £386 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £145.00 £27.00 £32.57
% change year-on-year
+437.03% -17.08%
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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 Knutsford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10 23 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 17.24% 16.67% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 4
Average daily rate £258 £295 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.71% -12.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £235 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £425 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.73 £30.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +2.50%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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