The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 96 69 65
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -4
Contract jobs citing DB2 10 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.59% 0.98% 1.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.06% 4.12% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +9.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £428 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.58% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £65.00 £30.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+116.66% +14.28%
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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 Leeds region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
486 243 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 28.88% 23.78% 29.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 153 174
Average daily rate £350 £313 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 14
Average hourly rate £37.04 £50.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +29.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+5.51% +2.56%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the Leeds region.

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) IBM
3 7 (33.33%) Oracle
4 6 (28.57%) UNIX
4 6 (28.57%) Mainframe
5 5 (23.81%) Finance
5 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (23.81%) WebSphere
6 4 (19.05%) XML
6 4 (19.05%) AIX
6 4 (19.05%) Java
6 4 (19.05%) COBOL
7 3 (14.29%) HTML
7 3 (14.29%) C
7 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 3 (14.29%) MySQL
7 3 (14.29%) CICS
7 3 (14.29%) EntireX
7 3 (14.29%) NATURAL
7 3 (14.29%) JCL
7 3 (14.29%) REXX
7 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 3 (14.29%) Adabas
7 3 (14.29%) VSAM
7 3 (14.29%) Ajax
8 2 (9.52%) Banking
8 2 (9.52%) Retail
8 2 (9.52%) Scrum
8 2 (9.52%) Law

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 5 (23.81%) WebSphere
2 3 (14.29%) CICS
3 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.52%) JBoss
4 1 (4.76%) Apache
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.76%) ATG Dynamo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 3 (14.29%) Adabas
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) Lumira
3 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Informix
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.76%) JMeter
2 1 (4.76%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) AccuRev
2 1 (4.76%) Jasmine
2 1 (4.76%) JUnit
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Law
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) COBOL Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Mainframe Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) DBA
4 2 (9.52%) C++ Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Applications Support
4 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Informatica Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior COBOL Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Pick Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Mainframe DBA
5 1 (4.76%) Web Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) DB2 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) XML
2 3 (14.29%) EntireX
2 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) Ajax
3 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (9.52%) J2EE
3 2 (9.52%) CSS
3 2 (9.52%) JSP
3 2 (9.52%) Servlets
4 1 (4.76%) Struts
4 1 (4.76%) Web Services
4 1 (4.76%) JDBC
4 1 (4.76%) Middleware
4 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.76%) Spring
4 1 (4.76%) XSL
4 1 (4.76%) XSLT
4 1 (4.76%) XHTML
4 1 (4.76%) J2SE
4 1 (4.76%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Mainframe
2 3 (14.29%) VSAM
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) UNIX
2 4 (19.05%) AIX
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
4 1 (4.76%) OS/390
4 1 (4.76%) zOS
4 1 (4.76%) MVS
4 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) Release Management
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (9.52%) Scrum
3 2 (9.52%) SDLC
4 1 (4.76%) Software Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
4 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.76%) BDD
4 1 (4.76%) SOA
4 1 (4.76%) ETL
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.76%) MVC
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) TDD
4 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) UML
4 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) COBOL
2 4 (19.05%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) REXX
3 3 (14.29%) C
3 3 (14.29%) NATURAL
3 3 (14.29%) JCL
4 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
4 2 (9.52%) C++
5 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.76%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (4.76%) MAINVIEW
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (4.76%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) IBM
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Sybase
3 1 (4.76%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) BEA
3 1 (4.76%) BMC
3 1 (4.76%) Informatica
3 1 (4.76%) Micro Focus
3 1 (4.76%) ATG
3 1 (4.76%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) jBASE
3 1 (4.76%) hybris