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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 16 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs citing DB2 6 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 5.94% 8.45% 1.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 42.86% 50.00% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate £368 £463 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.37% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.45% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £39.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-24.05% +64.58%
DB2
Cheshire

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
14 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 13.86% 16.90% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 5
Average daily rate £379 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.25% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £245 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £463 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 8 (72.73%) Mainframe
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) CICS
3 4 (36.36%) Unix
3 4 (36.36%) JBoss
3 4 (36.36%) Banking
3 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
4 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
4 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
4 3 (27.27%) SOA
4 3 (27.27%) SSL
4 3 (27.27%) IBM
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Struts
4 3 (27.27%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) J2EE
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) COBOL
4 3 (27.27%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (27.27%) Middleware
4 3 (27.27%) Clustering
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 2 (18.18%) CMMI
5 2 (18.18%) PMI
5 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (36.36%) CICS
1 4 (36.36%) JBoss
1 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
2 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
3 1 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) MQSeries
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SSL
2 1 (9.09%) FTP
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) ClearCase
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) FishEye
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) JUnit
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Middleware Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) DB2 DBA
2 2 (18.18%) DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Mainframe Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Mainframe Operations Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Messaging Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) DB2 Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Mainframe Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior DB2 DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) J2EE
1 3 (27.27%) Middleware
1 3 (27.27%) Struts
1 3 (27.27%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (18.18%) EJB
2 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
2 2 (18.18%) JMS
2 2 (18.18%) JSP
2 2 (18.18%) Servlets
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) WSDL
2 2 (18.18%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) XSD
3 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Mainframe
2 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
2 3 (27.27%) Clustering
3 2 (18.18%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (18.18%) PMI
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
1 3 (27.27%) SOA
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) BDD
2 2 (18.18%) CMMI
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) RUP
2 2 (18.18%) SDLC
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) TDD
2 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
3 1 (9.09%) Benchmarking
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Coaching
3 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) COBOL
1 3 (27.27%) Java
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Assembly Language
2 2 (18.18%) JCL
2 2 (18.18%) REXX
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Jython
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) RACF
1 2 (18.18%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) IBM
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Chordiant
3 1 (9.09%) Sun
Knutsford, Cheshire
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