The table below looks at the statistics for the DB2 DBA role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DB2 Database Administrator
Rank 385 396 369
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -27
Contract jobs requiring a DB2 DBA 10 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.047% 0.032% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.034% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 5
Average daily rate
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£527 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £458 £445
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £528 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19679 20400 18724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.52% 92.93% 93.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13782 13797 12751
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 325 391 430
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.85 £19.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.85% -1.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

DB2 DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DB2 DBA in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DB2 DBA Jobs Demand Trend in London

DB2 DBA
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

DB2 DBA Daily Rate Trend in London

DB2 DBA
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 DBA across the London region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

DB2 DBA Daily Rate Histogram in London

DB2 DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited DB2 DBA in their job title 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 with DB2 DBA in their job title.

1 21 (100.00%) DB2
2 9 (42.86%) BMC
3 7 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 7 (33.33%) Banking
4 6 (28.57%) Change Management
4 6 (28.57%) COBOL
4 6 (28.57%) CICS
5 5 (23.81%) SQL
5 5 (23.81%) IBM InfoSphere
5 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (19.05%) UNIX
6 4 (19.05%) Linux
6 4 (19.05%) zOS
7 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
7 3 (14.29%) ETL
7 3 (14.29%) Windows
7 3 (14.29%) AIX
8 2 (9.52%) Perl
8 2 (9.52%) IBM
8 2 (9.52%) Cognos
8 2 (9.52%) Tivoli
8 2 (9.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (9.52%) MAINVIEW
8 2 (9.52%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (9.52%) Change Data Capture
8 2 (9.52%) Replication
8 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
8 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
9 1 (4.76%) DB2 UDB

DB2 DBA
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited DB2 DBA in their job title 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 with DB2 DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (28.57%) CICS
2 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) DB2
2 5 (23.81%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (4.76%) DB2 UDB
General
1 7 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) XML
1 1 (4.76%) Flash
1 1 (4.76%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (9.52%) Replication
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) UNIX
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
1 4 (19.05%) zOS
2 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (4.76%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Change Management
2 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 3 (14.29%) ETL
4 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (9.52%) Change Data Capture
5 1 (4.76%) Line Management
5 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.76%) High Availability
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) COBOL
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.76%) JCL
4 1 (4.76%) Korn
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Tivoli
1 2 (9.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (9.52%) MAINVIEW
2 1 (4.76%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) BMC
2 2 (9.52%) Cognos
2 2 (9.52%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Teradata
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle