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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 95 72 74
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +2
Contract jobs citing DB2 7 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.43% 0.86% 0.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.46% 3.95% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 2
Average daily rate
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£398 £425 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.47% +17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £297 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £425 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £416 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.05% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
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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
481 228 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 29.86% 21.90% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 140 155
Average daily rate £340 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.80% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £263 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 12
Average hourly rate £26.25 £14.75 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.96% -61.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.00 £37.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £50.00 £45.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%

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 4 August 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 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) IBM
3 5 (31.25%) Mainframe
3 5 (31.25%) UNIX
3 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (25.00%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) AIX
5 3 (18.75%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 3 (18.75%) C
5 3 (18.75%) COBOL
5 3 (18.75%) HTML
5 3 (18.75%) XML
5 3 (18.75%) JBoss
5 3 (18.75%) Ajax
6 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Banking
6 2 (12.50%) Retail
6 2 (12.50%) VSAM
6 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
6 2 (12.50%) SDLC
6 2 (12.50%) Degree
6 2 (12.50%) Release Management
6 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (12.50%) Tomcat

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (31.25%) WebSphere
2 3 (18.75%) JBoss
3 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (12.50%) CICS
3 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
4 1 (6.25%) ATG Dynamo
4 1 (6.25%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) Adabas
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JUnit
1 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
1 1 (6.25%) JMeter
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
1 1 (6.25%) AccuRev
1 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Law
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) COBOL Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Mainframe Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C++ Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Database Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 1 (6.25%) DB2 DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Informatica Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior COBOL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Pick Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Mainframe DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Web Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) DB2 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
1 3 (18.75%) XML
1 3 (18.75%) Ajax
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (12.50%) EntireX
2 2 (12.50%) J2EE
2 2 (12.50%) CSS
2 2 (12.50%) JSP
2 2 (12.50%) Servlets
3 1 (6.25%) Struts
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) JDBC
3 1 (6.25%) XSL
3 1 (6.25%) XSLT
3 1 (6.25%) Swing
3 1 (6.25%) XHTML
3 1 (6.25%) J2SE
3 1 (6.25%) JMS
3 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Mainframe
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) VSAM
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.25%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) UNIX
2 4 (25.00%) AIX
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (6.25%) OS/390
5 1 (6.25%) zOS
5 1 (6.25%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Release Management
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
4 1 (6.25%) BDD
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) C
3 3 (18.75%) COBOL
4 2 (12.50%) NATURAL
4 2 (12.50%) JCL
4 2 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) REXX
5 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) IBM
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Sybase
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) BEA
2 1 (6.25%) BMC
2 1 (6.25%) Informatica
2 1 (6.25%) Micro Focus
2 1 (6.25%) ATG
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) jBASE
2 1 (6.25%) hybris