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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 63 70 82
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Contract jobs citing DB2 10 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.97% 0.98% 0.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.12% 3.28% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 4
Average daily rate
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£425 £356 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.29% +28.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £395 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +11.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.25 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.01%
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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
243 274 359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 23.68% 29.75% 31.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 167 231
Average daily rate £313 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £440 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 4
Average hourly rate £50.00 £38.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.87% +175.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +1.66%

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 20 August 2014, 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 16 (80.00%) Oracle
2 15 (75.00%) IBM
3 11 (55.00%) SOA
4 10 (50.00%) SQL
5 8 (40.00%) PL/SQL
5 8 (40.00%) WebSphere
6 7 (35.00%) Perforce
6 7 (35.00%) Oracle ADF
6 7 (35.00%) Oracle BPM
6 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
6 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
6 7 (35.00%) COBOL
6 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (35.00%) UNIX
6 7 (35.00%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (35.00%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (35.00%) Oracle9i Database
7 6 (30.00%) ClearCase
7 6 (30.00%) AIX
7 6 (30.00%) Linux
7 6 (30.00%) XML
7 6 (30.00%) XSLT
7 6 (30.00%) ClearQuest
7 6 (30.00%) Mainframe
7 6 (30.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 6 (30.00%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (30.00%) Workflow
7 6 (30.00%) Workflow Management
8 5 (25.00%) Data Management
8 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 8 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle Reports
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
1 7 (35.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (30.00%) ClearCase
2 6 (30.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Architect
4 4 (20.00%) Data Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Developer
5 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Database Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle ADF
2 6 (30.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 6 (30.00%) XML
2 6 (30.00%) XSLT
3 2 (10.00%) HTML
3 2 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) UNIX
2 6 (30.00%) AIX
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) SOA
2 6 (30.00%) Workflow
2 6 (30.00%) Workflow Management
3 5 (25.00%) Data Management
3 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (20.00%) Data Security
4 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (20.00%) Information Assurance
4 4 (20.00%) Data Stewardship
4 4 (20.00%) Master Data Management
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
5 2 (10.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 7 (35.00%) COBOL
4 2 (10.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Oracle
2 15 (75.00%) IBM
3 7 (35.00%) Perforce
4 2 (10.00%) JBoss
5 1 (5.00%) Sybase