The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 34 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing DB2 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.79% 0.32% 0.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.17% 1.23% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£425 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -25.00%
DB2
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
81 81 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 28.93% 26.13% 30.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 39 31
Average daily rate £350 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £347 £335
% change year-on-year
+0.86% +3.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 21
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -3.22%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

DB2
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 4 - -
DB2
East Midlands

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
1 3 (60.00%) IT Governance
1 3 (60.00%) SAS
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (40.00%) Ansible
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Ant
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (20.00%) IBM

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (60.00%) SAS
2 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
1 2 (40.00%) Ant
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Web Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (20.00%) IBM