The table below looks at the statistics for the DB2 Developer 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2 Developer
Rank 429 426 416
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Contract jobs requiring a DB2 Developer 2 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.022% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.024% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
Average daily rate £313 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £283 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £500 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £372 £374
% change year-on-year
-26.01% -0.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DB2 Developer
England

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
21772 21174 22092
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.71% 94.73% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 15725 14535 15344
Average daily rate £463 £448 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% +5.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 379 393
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

DB2 Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

DB2 Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

DB2 Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

DB2 Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

DB2 Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

DB2 Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

DB2 Developer
Top 24 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited DB2 Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) DB2
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) XML
3 6 (75.00%) AIX
4 5 (62.50%) Linux
4 5 (62.50%) Middleware
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) IBM
6 1 (12.50%) SAX
6 1 (12.50%) SAN
6 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (12.50%) Apache
6 1 (12.50%) ETL
6 1 (12.50%) CGI
6 1 (12.50%) SSL
6 1 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) Korn
6 1 (12.50%) iSeries
6 1 (12.50%) RPG IV
6 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (12.50%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) IFS

DB2 Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited DB2 Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) Middleware
3 1 (12.50%) CGI
3 1 (12.50%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) AIX
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Change Management
1 1 (12.50%) ETL
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Korn
2 1 (12.50%) RPG IV
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) IFS