The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 16 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing DB2 10 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 8.55% 3.64% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 41.67% 13.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £368 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
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
24 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 20.51% 27.27% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 11
Median daily rate £425 £439 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.18% +62.59%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.69% -8.28%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Knutsford region citing DB2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 May 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for DB2.

1 9 (64.29%) COBOL
1 9 (64.29%) Java
1 9 (64.29%) Mainframe
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 8 (57.14%) IBM
2 8 (57.14%) CICS
3 7 (50.00%) Oracle
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) J2EE
4 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 6 (42.86%) JBoss
4 6 (42.86%) RUP
4 6 (42.86%) ClearCase
4 6 (42.86%) WebLogic
4 6 (42.86%) EJB
4 6 (42.86%) JSP
4 6 (42.86%) Servlets
4 6 (42.86%) Struts
4 6 (42.86%) Web Services
4 6 (42.86%) XML
4 6 (42.86%) XSD
4 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 6 (42.86%) JMS
4 6 (42.86%) Chordiant
4 6 (42.86%) WSDL
4 6 (42.86%) Assembly Language
4 6 (42.86%) PMI
4 6 (42.86%) PMI Certification
4 6 (42.86%) CMMI
4 6 (42.86%) Hibernate

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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 8 (57.14%) CICS
2 6 (42.86%) JBoss
2 6 (42.86%) WebLogic
2 6 (42.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Big Data
1 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) ClearCase
1 6 (42.86%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Administrator
1 3 (21.43%) Analyst
1 3 (21.43%) Architect
1 3 (21.43%) DB2 Administrator
1 3 (21.43%) DBA
2 2 (14.29%) DB2 DBA
2 2 (14.29%) Mainframe Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Mainframe Operations Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Designer
3 1 (7.14%) Messaging Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Messaging Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Middleware Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Middleware Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) EJB
1 6 (42.86%) Hibernate
1 6 (42.86%) J2EE
1 6 (42.86%) JMS
1 6 (42.86%) JSP
1 6 (42.86%) Servlets
1 6 (42.86%) Struts
1 6 (42.86%) Web Services
1 6 (42.86%) WSDL
1 6 (42.86%) XML
1 6 (42.86%) XSD
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Mainframe
2 6 (42.86%) PMI
3 5 (35.71%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
4 1 (7.14%) Clustering
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Project Management
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (42.86%) CMMI
1 6 (42.86%) PRINCE
1 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 6 (42.86%) Project Management
1 6 (42.86%) RUP
1 6 (42.86%) SDLC
1 6 (42.86%) Service Management
1 6 (42.86%) Waterfall
2 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
2 5 (35.71%) BDD
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (35.71%) TDD
3 2 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Data Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) COBOL
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Assembly Language
3 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) C++
5 2 (14.29%) JCL
5 2 (14.29%) REXX
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) PMI Certification
2 3 (21.43%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) RACF
1 2 (14.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) IBM
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle
3 6 (42.86%) Chordiant
4 3 (21.43%) Sun
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.14%) Teradata