The first table below looks at the demand for DB2 UDB skills 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 UDB over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the London region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2 Universal Database (DB2 UDB)
Rank 408 412 409
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing DB2 UDB 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.008% 0.023%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.056% 0.037% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£388 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £263
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5376 5466 5331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.77% 22.55% 20.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3664 3720 3563
Average daily rate £442 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.79% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £565 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 61 54
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.97 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.68% +5.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.79 £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
DB2 UDB
England

DB2 UDB
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

DB2 UDB Jobs Demand Trend in London

DB2 UDB
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

DB2 UDB Daily Rate Trend in London

DB2 UDB
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

DB2 UDB Hourly Rate Trend in London

DB2 UDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing DB2 UDB 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 UDB.

1 8 (100.00%) DB2
2 5 (62.50%) Perl
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 4 (50.00%) Sybase
4 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
4 3 (37.50%) Database Security
4 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
4 3 (37.50%) JMS
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) JDBC
4 3 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
5 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (25.00%) OOD
5 2 (25.00%) UML
5 2 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) Replication
5 2 (25.00%) Spring
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
6 1 (12.50%) C-shell
6 1 (12.50%) Change Data Capture
6 1 (12.50%) Low Latency

DB2 UDB
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing DB2 UDB 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 UDB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SMS
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) DB2
2 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) VLDB
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
2 1 (12.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) DB2 DBA
2 2 (25.00%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Database Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) DB2 Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) JDBC
1 3 (37.50%) JMS
1 3 (37.50%) Hibernate
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
1 3 (37.50%) Database Security
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (25.00%) UML
2 2 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Low Latency
3 1 (12.50%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Perl
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) C-shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Foglight
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Informatica
2 1 (12.50%) Perforce
2 1 (12.50%) Teradata
2 1 (12.50%) Greenplum