The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 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 over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 253 195 279
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +84
Contract jobs citing DB2 158 252 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.69% 1.06% 0.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.10% 4.57% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 163 70
Average daily rate
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£400 £475 £487
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% -2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £350 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £618 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.30% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £32.10 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+23.05% -19.75%
DB2
England

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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5097 5513 4760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.40% 23.17% 22.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3705 3860 3323
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £576
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 33 48
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.39% +19.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £18.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £57.50 £48.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in London

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in London

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in London

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in London

DB2
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 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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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
City of London -28 40 £407 +0.99% 5
Greenford +3 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
West Drayton - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Bromley - - - - 1
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 152 (47.20%) SQL
1 152 (47.20%) Oracle
2 95 (29.50%) Linux
3 92 (28.57%) UNIX
4 88 (27.33%) Java
5 86 (26.71%) IBM
6 81 (25.16%) Finance
7 71 (22.05%) SQL Server
8 70 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
9 68 (21.12%) Banking
10 60 (18.63%) JavaScript
11 56 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
12 55 (17.08%) Windows
13 53 (16.46%) Business Intelligence
14 52 (16.15%) Data Warehouse
14 52 (16.15%) HTML
14 52 (16.15%) Relational Database
15 49 (15.22%) Mainframe
16 44 (13.66%) Perl
17 43 (13.35%) Sybase
17 43 (13.35%) Web Services
17 43 (13.35%) WebSphere
18 42 (13.04%) AIX
19 39 (12.11%) Scrum
19 39 (12.11%) Retail
19 39 (12.11%) Hadoop
20 38 (11.80%) Investment Banking
21 35 (10.87%) E-Commerce
21 35 (10.87%) CICS
22 34 (10.56%) Spring

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 43 (13.35%) WebSphere
2 35 (10.87%) CICS
3 30 (9.32%) Apache
4 27 (8.39%) SAS
5 22 (6.83%) Tomcat
6 16 (4.97%) IIS
7 15 (4.66%) WebSphere Application Server
8 14 (4.35%) MQSeries
9 6 (1.86%) IBM HTTP Server
10 5 (1.55%) Oracle Coherence
10 5 (1.55%) JBoss
11 3 (0.93%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.93%) Tuxedo
12 2 (0.62%) WebSphere Process Server
12 2 (0.62%) Adobe CQ
12 2 (0.62%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.62%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
12 2 (0.62%) WebSphere Portal
13 1 (0.31%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.31%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (3.42%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.24%) SPSS
2 4 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (1.24%) MS Office
3 3 (0.93%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.93%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (0.62%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.62%) SAP BPC
2 2 (0.62%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (0.62%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.31%) TIBCO iProcess
3 1 (0.31%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.31%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.59%) HTTP
2 14 (4.35%) VPN
2 14 (4.35%) Internet
2 14 (4.35%) Firewall
3 13 (4.04%) SAN
4 12 (3.73%) Network Security
5 11 (3.42%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (3.42%) NetScaler
5 11 (3.42%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (3.42%) Cisco ISE
5 11 (3.42%) IPsec
5 11 (3.42%) VLAN
5 11 (3.42%) BGP
5 11 (3.42%) Ethernet
6 9 (2.80%) DNS
7 7 (2.17%) FTP
7 7 (2.17%) SMTP
8 6 (1.86%) LAN
8 6 (1.86%) WAN
8 6 (1.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (22.05%) SQL Server
2 52 (16.15%) Data Warehouse
2 52 (16.15%) Relational Database
3 39 (12.11%) Hadoop
4 30 (9.32%) RDBMS
5 18 (5.59%) NoSQL
6 17 (5.28%) MongoDB
6 17 (5.28%) Big Data
6 17 (5.28%) Sybase ASE
7 16 (4.97%) Oracle Database
8 15 (4.66%) OLAP
9 13 (4.04%) MySQL
9 13 (4.04%) QlikView
10 12 (3.73%) Oracle OLAP
10 12 (3.73%) OLTP
10 12 (3.73%) IBM InfoSphere
10 12 (3.73%) Oracle Exadata
11 10 (3.11%) Oracle ODI
11 10 (3.11%) Base SAS
12 9 (2.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 28 (8.70%) Maven
2 26 (8.07%) Selenium
2 26 (8.07%) JUnit
3 17 (5.28%) JIRA
3 17 (5.28%) Eclipse
4 13 (4.04%) Ant
5 12 (3.73%) ClearCase
6 10 (3.11%) Subversion
6 10 (3.11%) Redmine
7 9 (2.80%) Mockito
7 9 (2.80%) SoapUI
7 9 (2.80%) Git (software)
8 8 (2.48%) Checkstyle
9 7 (2.17%) Cucumber
10 6 (1.86%) jMock
10 6 (1.86%) QuickTest Pro
11 5 (1.55%) JBehave
12 4 (1.24%) Talend Open Studio
12 4 (1.24%) TestNG
12 4 (1.24%) LoadRunner
General
1 81 (25.16%) Finance
2 68 (21.12%) Banking
3 39 (12.11%) Retail
4 38 (11.80%) Investment Banking
5 14 (4.35%) Marketing
6 11 (3.42%) Front Office
7 7 (2.17%) Back Office
7 7 (2.17%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.24%) Advertising
8 4 (1.24%) Games
9 3 (0.93%) Publishing
9 3 (0.93%) Legal
10 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.31%) Law
10 1 (0.31%) French Language
Job Titles
1 117 (36.34%) Developer
2 45 (13.98%) Java Developer
3 38 (11.80%) Analyst
3 38 (11.80%) DBA
4 36 (11.18%) Architect
5 20 (6.21%) DB2 DBA
6 16 (4.97%) Consultant
7 14 (4.35%) Data Architect
8 12 (3.73%) Senior Developer
8 12 (3.73%) Administrator
9 11 (3.42%) DevOps Engineer
10 10 (3.11%) Programmer
11 9 (2.80%) Database Specialist
11 9 (2.80%) Sybase DBA
11 9 (2.80%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (2.80%) Big Data Architect
11 9 (2.80%) QlikView Developer
12 8 (2.48%) DB2 Developer
12 8 (2.48%) Systems Programmer
12 8 (2.48%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (16.15%) HTML
2 43 (13.35%) Web Services
3 34 (10.56%) Spring
4 33 (10.25%) XML
5 30 (9.32%) JSP
6 25 (7.76%) Hibernate
7 23 (7.14%) J2EE
8 20 (6.21%) Middleware
9 19 (5.90%) CSS
10 18 (5.59%) SOAP
11 17 (5.28%) JMS
12 16 (4.97%) JSON
13 14 (4.35%) JavaBeans
13 14 (4.35%) REST
14 13 (4.04%) WebSphere MQ
15 12 (3.73%) JPA
15 12 (3.73%) Java EE
16 11 (3.42%) RESTful
16 11 (3.42%) Regular Expression
17 9 (2.80%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 56 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (15.22%) Mainframe
3 20 (6.21%) Replication
4 17 (5.28%) Derivative
4 17 (5.28%) Computer Science
5 15 (4.66%) Enterprise Storage
6 12 (3.73%) Data Structures
6 12 (3.73%) Visualisation
6 12 (3.73%) CLARiiON
6 12 (3.73%) Symmetrix
7 10 (3.11%) IBM Mainframe
8 8 (2.48%) VSAM
9 7 (2.17%) Management Information System
10 6 (1.86%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.86%) Equity Derivative
11 4 (1.24%) Statistics
11 4 (1.24%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.24%) Fixed Income
11 4 (1.24%) AS400
11 4 (1.24%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 95 (29.50%) Linux
2 92 (28.57%) UNIX
3 55 (17.08%) Windows
4 42 (13.04%) AIX
5 21 (6.52%) Solaris
6 14 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (4.04%) zOS
8 11 (3.42%) Oracle Linux
8 11 (3.42%) SUSE
9 4 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.62%) MVS
10 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.31%) HPUX
11 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (16.46%) Business Intelligence
3 39 (12.11%) Scrum
4 35 (10.87%) E-Commerce
5 33 (10.25%) TDD
6 31 (9.63%) ETL
7 25 (7.76%) Data Modelling
7 25 (7.76%) Analytics
8 23 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (6.83%) Configuration Management
10 21 (6.52%) OO
10 21 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
11 20 (6.21%) Change Management
12 18 (5.59%) Unit Testing
12 18 (5.59%) Content Management
12 18 (5.59%) Automated Testing
13 15 (4.66%) Service Management
14 14 (4.35%) Load Balancing
14 14 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
15 13 (4.04%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 152 (47.20%) SQL
2 88 (27.33%) Java
3 60 (18.63%) JavaScript
4 44 (13.66%) Perl
5 27 (8.39%) COBOL
6 17 (5.28%) Shell Script
7 16 (4.97%) JCL
8 14 (4.35%) Python
9 12 (3.73%) Korn
10 10 (3.11%) Bash Shell
10 10 (3.11%) REXX
11 7 (2.17%) Assembly Language
12 5 (1.55%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.55%) C#
12 5 (1.55%) C++
13 4 (1.24%) C
13 4 (1.24%) Scala
14 2 (0.62%) R
14 2 (0.62%) PL/1
15 1 (0.31%) RPG
Qualifications
1 29 (9.01%) Degree
2 7 (2.17%) ISEB
2 7 (2.17%) Security Cleared
2 7 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (1.86%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.93%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.31%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.31%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (9.01%) QA
2 3 (0.93%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.31%) COBIT
4 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (3.73%) vSphere
2 11 (3.42%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (3.42%) FreeRADIUS
3 9 (2.80%) RACF
4 8 (2.48%) Firmware
4 8 (2.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 8 (2.48%) Apache Flume
5 7 (2.17%) HDFS
6 5 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (1.55%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 2 (0.62%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.62%) Xen
8 1 (0.31%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 12 (3.73%) OMEGAMON
2 10 (3.11%) Tivoli
3 8 (2.48%) Ambari
3 8 (2.48%) Oozie
4 6 (1.86%) Puppet
5 5 (1.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (1.55%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 5 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.24%) CA Spectrum
6 4 (1.24%) Ansible
6 4 (1.24%) CA Endevor
7 2 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.62%) MAINVIEW
7 2 (0.62%) Nagios
7 2 (0.62%) Foglight
7 2 (0.62%) nmon
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle EDQ
8 1 (0.31%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.31%) Tivoli NetView
8 1 (0.31%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
Vendors
1 152 (47.20%) Oracle
2 86 (26.71%) IBM
3 43 (13.35%) Sybase
4 21 (6.52%) Business Objects
5 19 (5.90%) Cisco
6 17 (5.28%) Teradata
6 17 (5.28%) Tableau
7 16 (4.97%) Hortonworks
8 15 (4.66%) Red Hat
9 14 (4.35%) EMC
9 14 (4.35%) Canoo
10 13 (4.04%) Sun
10 13 (4.04%) VMware
11 11 (3.42%) CheckPoint
11 11 (3.42%) Citrix
12 10 (3.11%) CA
12 10 (3.11%) SAP
12 10 (3.11%) Netezza
13 9 (2.80%) Cognos
13 9 (2.80%) Microsoft
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Rate: £500 - £600 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago