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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 271 271 249
Rank change year-on-year
0 -22
Contract jobs citing DB2 143 145 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.64% 0.60% 0.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.75% 2.66% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 88 98
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£475 £453 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.97% +13.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £324 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £581 £600 £558
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 £40.00 £16.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -41.81%
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
5197 5451 4879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.30% 22.51% 22.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3627 3815 3421
Average daily rate £450 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 24 30
Average hourly rate £24.23 £31.00 £23.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.83% +33.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £22.35 £17.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.50 £78.25 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 +27 37 £500 +9.89% 5
Canary Wharf 0 2 £475 -20.83%
Paddington - 2 - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 122 (44.69%) Oracle
2 118 (43.22%) SQL
3 99 (36.26%) Java
4 93 (34.07%) Linux
5 79 (28.94%) UNIX
6 75 (27.47%) Finance
7 69 (25.27%) IBM
8 59 (21.61%) Agile Software Development
9 55 (20.15%) SQL Server
10 51 (18.68%) Data Modelling
11 49 (17.95%) Banking
12 43 (15.75%) Sybase
13 42 (15.38%) Windows
14 41 (15.02%) WebSphere
14 41 (15.02%) Relational Database
15 40 (14.65%) Web Services
16 39 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
16 39 (14.29%) ETL
17 38 (13.92%) CICS
17 38 (13.92%) Mainframe
18 36 (13.19%) XML
18 36 (13.19%) AIX
19 34 (12.45%) COBOL
20 32 (11.72%) Business Intelligence
21 31 (11.36%) E-Commerce
21 31 (11.36%) Spring
22 30 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
23 29 (10.62%) Perl
23 29 (10.62%) TDD
24 28 (10.26%) J2EE

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 41 (15.02%) WebSphere
2 38 (13.92%) CICS
3 26 (9.52%) Tomcat
4 23 (8.42%) SAS
5 22 (8.06%) WebSphere Application Server
6 16 (5.86%) IIS
6 16 (5.86%) Apache
7 10 (3.66%) IBM HTTP Server
8 9 (3.30%) JBoss
9 8 (2.93%) WebLogic
9 8 (2.93%) WebSphere Portal
10 7 (2.56%) WebSphere Process Server
10 7 (2.56%) Confluence
11 5 (1.83%) MQSeries
12 4 (1.47%) TIBCO EMS
13 3 (1.10%) NetWeaver
14 2 (0.73%) FileNet
14 2 (0.73%) Oracle Coherence
14 2 (0.73%) Apache Pig
15 1 (0.37%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (2.20%) SPSS
2 4 (1.47%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.37%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (2.93%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (1.47%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (1.47%) TIBCO iProcess
3 2 (0.73%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.37%) BusinessWare
4 1 (0.37%) Maximo
4 1 (0.37%) HFM
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.37%) SaaS
2 1 (0.37%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.33%) HTTP
2 7 (2.56%) Firewall
3 5 (1.83%) SAN
3 5 (1.83%) LAN
3 5 (1.83%) WAN
4 4 (1.47%) Ethernet
4 4 (1.47%) VPN
4 4 (1.47%) IPsec
4 4 (1.47%) VLAN
4 4 (1.47%) Network Security
4 4 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (1.47%) NetScaler
4 4 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (1.47%) Cisco ISE
4 4 (1.47%) Spanning Tree
4 4 (1.47%) Internet
4 4 (1.47%) BGP
5 3 (1.10%) DNS
6 2 (0.73%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.37%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (20.15%) SQL Server
2 41 (15.02%) Relational Database
3 39 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (6.96%) RDBMS
4 19 (6.96%) Oracle Database
5 15 (5.49%) Hadoop
6 14 (5.13%) DataStage
6 14 (5.13%) DB2 UDB
7 13 (4.76%) MySQL
8 12 (4.40%) QlikView
8 12 (4.40%) Big Data
9 11 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (3.66%) KDB
10 10 (3.66%) OLAP
10 10 (3.66%) Star Schema
10 10 (3.66%) NoSQL
11 9 (3.30%) MongoDB
11 9 (3.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 9 (3.30%) SAP BI
12 8 (2.93%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 21 (7.69%) Subversion
2 16 (5.86%) Maven
3 15 (5.49%) JUnit
4 12 (4.40%) Git (software)
5 11 (4.03%) JIRA
6 10 (3.66%) Ant
7 9 (3.30%) Selenium
8 7 (2.56%) jMock
9 6 (2.20%) Introscope
9 6 (2.20%) Jenkins
10 5 (1.83%) Talend Open Studio
11 4 (1.47%) Cucumber
11 4 (1.47%) LoadRunner
12 3 (1.10%) ERwin
12 3 (1.10%) Eclipse
12 3 (1.10%) Toad
12 3 (1.10%) QuickTest Pro
12 3 (1.10%) JMeter
13 2 (0.73%) Rational Performance Tester
13 2 (0.73%) XPEDITER
General
1 75 (27.47%) Finance
2 49 (17.95%) Banking
3 26 (9.52%) Retail
4 18 (6.59%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.20%) Front Office
5 6 (2.20%) Back Office
6 5 (1.83%) Marketing
7 2 (0.73%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.73%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.73%) Legal
8 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 103 (37.73%) Developer
2 53 (19.41%) Java Developer
3 42 (15.38%) Architect
4 30 (10.99%) Analyst
5 20 (7.33%) DBA
6 16 (5.86%) Consultant
6 16 (5.86%) Data Architect
7 14 (5.13%) DB2 DBA
8 13 (4.76%) Senior Developer
9 12 (4.40%) Programmer
10 11 (4.03%) Support Analyst
10 11 (4.03%) Administrator
10 11 (4.03%) Senior Java Developer
10 11 (4.03%) CICS Programmer
11 10 (3.66%) CICS Systems Programmer
11 10 (3.66%) Technical Leader
11 10 (3.66%) Systems Programmer
11 10 (3.66%) Technical Support
11 10 (3.66%) Technical Support Analyst
11 10 (3.66%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (14.65%) Web Services
2 36 (13.19%) XML
3 31 (11.36%) Spring
4 28 (10.26%) J2EE
5 23 (8.42%) Hibernate
6 20 (7.33%) SOAP
6 20 (7.33%) REST
7 17 (6.23%) JSON
8 16 (5.86%) .NET
9 15 (5.49%) Middleware
10 14 (5.13%) HTML
11 13 (4.76%) JSP
12 12 (4.40%) Servlets
12 12 (4.40%) XSL
13 11 (4.03%) JDBC
13 11 (4.03%) JavaBeans
13 11 (4.03%) RESTful
14 10 (3.66%) JMS
15 9 (3.30%) Java RMI
15 9 (3.30%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.92%) Mainframe
2 30 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (8.06%) Derivative
4 16 (5.86%) N-Tier
4 16 (5.86%) Computer Science
5 14 (5.13%) Data Structures
6 12 (4.40%) Equity Derivative
7 11 (4.03%) Fixed Income
8 10 (3.66%) LPAR
8 10 (3.66%) Visualisation
9 9 (3.30%) Open Source
9 9 (3.30%) Replication
10 6 (2.20%) Equities
11 5 (1.83%) VSAM
11 5 (1.83%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.83%) Reference Data
12 4 (1.47%) Credit Derivative
13 3 (1.10%) Statistics
13 3 (1.10%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 93 (34.07%) Linux
2 79 (28.94%) UNIX
3 42 (15.38%) Windows
4 36 (13.19%) AIX
5 17 (6.23%) zOS
6 8 (2.93%) Solaris
7 4 (1.47%) SUSE
7 4 (1.47%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (1.10%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.73%) CentOS
9 2 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.37%) Android
10 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (21.61%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (18.68%) Data Modelling
3 39 (14.29%) ETL
4 32 (11.72%) Business Intelligence
5 31 (11.36%) E-Commerce
6 29 (10.62%) TDD
7 25 (9.16%) Scrum
7 25 (9.16%) Migration
8 18 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (6.59%) Multithreading
9 16 (5.86%) Unit Testing
9 16 (5.86%) Release Management
9 16 (5.86%) ITIL
10 15 (5.49%) OO
10 15 (5.49%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (4.76%) Data Architecture
11 13 (4.76%) Change Management
12 12 (4.40%) Project Management
13 11 (4.03%) SOA
13 11 (4.03%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 118 (43.22%) SQL
2 99 (36.26%) Java
3 34 (12.45%) COBOL
4 29 (10.62%) Perl
5 23 (8.42%) JavaScript
6 18 (6.59%) PL/SQL
7 13 (4.76%) Python
8 12 (4.40%) Assembly Language
8 12 (4.40%) T-SQL
8 12 (4.40%) JCL
9 10 (3.66%) Jython
9 10 (3.66%) Shell Script
10 8 (2.93%) C#
11 7 (2.56%) Korn
11 7 (2.56%) XPath
12 5 (1.83%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.47%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.47%) Scala
13 4 (1.47%) ABAP
14 3 (1.10%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (5.49%) Degree
2 7 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.83%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.47%) ISEB
5 3 (1.10%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.73%) IBM Certification
7 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.23%) QA
2 6 (2.20%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.83%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 5 (1.83%) Oracle RAC
1 5 (1.83%) HDFS
2 4 (1.47%) Apache Flume
2 4 (1.47%) vSphere
2 4 (1.47%) FreeRADIUS
3 3 (1.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (1.10%) Firmware
4 2 (0.73%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 2 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.37%) Xen
5 1 (0.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (3.66%) Tivoli
2 6 (2.20%) CA Wily
3 5 (1.83%) Puppet
4 4 (1.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (1.47%) CA Endevor
5 3 (1.10%) Ambari
5 3 (1.10%) Oozie
5 3 (1.10%) CA Spectrum
5 3 (1.10%) Nagios
6 2 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.73%) nmon
6 2 (0.73%) Ansible
6 2 (0.73%) Salt
6 2 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.73%) OMEGAMON
6 2 (0.73%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 1 (0.37%) Tivoli NetView
7 1 (0.37%) Tivoli Configuration Manager
7 1 (0.37%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.37%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 122 (44.69%) Oracle
2 69 (25.27%) IBM
3 43 (15.75%) Sybase
4 26 (9.52%) Informatica
5 23 (8.42%) Teradata
6 19 (6.96%) Tableau
7 16 (5.86%) Netezza
8 13 (4.76%) Greenplum
9 12 (4.40%) SAP
10 11 (4.03%) Business Objects
11 10 (3.66%) CA
11 10 (3.66%) TIBCO
12 9 (3.30%) Microsoft
13 7 (2.56%) Cisco
13 7 (2.56%) BMC
14 6 (2.20%) Cognos
14 6 (2.20%) Ab Initio
14 6 (2.20%) VMware
15 5 (1.83%) webMethods
15 5 (1.83%) HP
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