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 3 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 257 296 260
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -36
Contract jobs citing DB2 171 116 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.73% 0.51% 0.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.16% 2.22% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 70 86
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £310 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £389
% change year-on-year
- +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £32.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £24.38
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +23.07%
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
5408 5214 5173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.18% 22.75% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3796 3592 3500
Average daily rate £450 £442 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.80% +2.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 26 65
Average hourly rate £27.78 £27.50 £24.83
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +10.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £14.00 £17.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £125.00 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +8 40 £538 +19.44% 10
Canary Wharf - 13 £400 -
Greenford +4 5 - -
Paddington - 3 £400 -
Hounslow - 2 £431 -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 132 (41.64%) SQL
2 121 (38.17%) Oracle
3 110 (34.70%) Finance
3 110 (34.70%) Java
4 105 (33.12%) Linux
5 86 (27.13%) UNIX
6 72 (22.71%) SQL Server
7 66 (20.82%) Banking
7 66 (20.82%) Relational Database
8 65 (20.50%) IBM
9 62 (19.56%) CICS
10 60 (18.93%) Agile Software Development
11 57 (17.98%) Sybase
12 56 (17.67%) COBOL
13 52 (16.40%) WebSphere
14 51 (16.09%) Mainframe
15 50 (15.77%) Windows
16 48 (15.14%) Perl
17 47 (14.83%) Data Modelling
18 43 (13.56%) XML
19 39 (12.30%) AIX
19 39 (12.30%) HTML
20 37 (11.67%) Migration
20 37 (11.67%) Spring
21 36 (11.36%) JavaScript
22 34 (10.73%) WebSphere Application Server
23 33 (10.41%) Web Services
23 33 (10.41%) ETL
23 33 (10.41%) RDBMS
23 33 (10.41%) TDD

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 62 (19.56%) CICS
2 52 (16.40%) WebSphere
3 34 (10.73%) WebSphere Application Server
4 25 (7.89%) Tomcat
5 19 (5.99%) Apache
6 15 (4.73%) WebSphere Portal
7 14 (4.42%) IIS
8 13 (4.10%) WebSphere Process Server
9 10 (3.15%) Confluence
10 8 (2.52%) IBM HTTP Server
10 8 (2.52%) WebLogic
10 8 (2.52%) SAS
11 7 (2.21%) JBoss
12 6 (1.89%) MQSeries
13 2 (0.63%) CMS
13 2 (0.63%) NetWeaver
13 2 (0.63%) Node.js
14 1 (0.32%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.32%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (3.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.95%) SPSS
3 1 (0.32%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.52%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (1.58%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (1.58%) TIBCO iProcess
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.32%) HFM
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.32%) Unica
4 1 (0.32%) BusinessWare
4 1 (0.32%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.05%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.58%) Amazon S3
3 5 (1.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.32%) SaaS
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.68%) HTTP
2 13 (4.10%) FTP
3 7 (2.21%) SAN
4 5 (1.58%) Firewall
5 4 (1.26%) LAN
5 4 (1.26%) WAN
6 3 (0.95%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.95%) Internet
6 3 (0.95%) Network Security
7 2 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.63%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.63%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (0.63%) Spanning Tree
7 2 (0.63%) VPN
7 2 (0.63%) DNS
7 2 (0.63%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.63%) LDAP
7 2 (0.63%) IPsec
7 2 (0.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (22.71%) SQL Server
2 66 (20.82%) Relational Database
3 33 (10.41%) RDBMS
4 25 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (6.94%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (5.68%) MySQL
6 18 (5.68%) Oracle Database
7 14 (4.42%) DB2 UDB
8 13 (4.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (3.79%) IMS/DB
10 11 (3.47%) KDB
10 11 (3.47%) DataStage
11 10 (3.15%) Star Schema
11 10 (3.15%) Big Data
12 9 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (2.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (2.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 8 (2.52%) Oracle Database 10g
13 8 (2.52%) Oracle8/8i Database
13 8 (2.52%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 26 (8.20%) Subversion
2 25 (7.89%) Maven
3 18 (5.68%) Ant
3 18 (5.68%) Git (software)
4 16 (5.05%) JUnit
5 14 (4.42%) Introscope
5 14 (4.42%) JIRA
6 11 (3.47%) Jenkins
7 9 (2.84%) Eclipse
8 7 (2.21%) ClearCase
9 6 (1.89%) Selenium
9 6 (1.89%) JBehave
9 6 (1.89%) SoapUI
10 5 (1.58%) LoadRunner
11 4 (1.26%) HP UFT
11 4 (1.26%) Cucumber
11 4 (1.26%) Mockito
11 4 (1.26%) jMock
12 3 (0.95%) Talend Open Studio
12 3 (0.95%) Toad
General
1 110 (34.70%) Finance
2 66 (20.82%) Banking
3 23 (7.26%) Retail
4 20 (6.31%) Investment Banking
5 12 (3.79%) General Ledger
6 7 (2.21%) Front Office
7 4 (1.26%) Back Office
7 4 (1.26%) Marketing
7 4 (1.26%) Advertising
8 3 (0.95%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.63%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.32%) Legal
10 1 (0.32%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 118 (37.22%) Developer
2 49 (15.46%) Java Developer
3 38 (11.99%) Analyst
3 38 (11.99%) Architect
4 22 (6.94%) Consultant
4 22 (6.94%) Senior Developer
5 20 (6.31%) Administrator
6 14 (4.42%) DBA
7 13 (4.10%) Senior Java Developer
8 11 (3.47%) WebSphere Specialist
8 11 (3.47%) DB2 DBA
8 11 (3.47%) Project Manager
8 11 (3.47%) Data Architect
8 11 (3.47%) WebSphere Administrator
9 9 (2.84%) Programmer
9 9 (2.84%) Support Analyst
10 8 (2.52%) Technical Support
10 8 (2.52%) Technical Support Analyst
10 8 (2.52%) Database Developer
10 8 (2.52%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (13.56%) XML
2 39 (12.30%) HTML
3 37 (11.67%) Spring
4 33 (10.41%) Web Services
5 32 (10.09%) REST
6 31 (9.78%) J2EE
7 27 (8.52%) SOAP
8 25 (7.89%) JSP
9 24 (7.57%) Hibernate
10 19 (5.99%) .NET
11 15 (4.73%) CSS
11 15 (4.73%) Servlets
11 15 (4.73%) XSL
11 15 (4.73%) JSON
12 13 (4.10%) Java EE
13 12 (3.79%) Ajax
13 12 (3.79%) EJB
14 11 (3.47%) JDBC
15 10 (3.15%) XSD
15 10 (3.15%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 51 (16.09%) Mainframe
2 26 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (6.94%) LPAR
4 17 (5.36%) N-Tier
5 16 (5.05%) Derivative
6 15 (4.73%) Computer Science
7 11 (3.47%) AS400
8 10 (3.15%) Equity Derivative
9 9 (2.84%) Replication
10 8 (2.52%) Fixed Income
10 8 (2.52%) Mobile App
11 7 (2.21%) Visualisation
11 7 (2.21%) Equities
12 6 (1.89%) VSAM
13 5 (1.58%) Data Structures
13 5 (1.58%) DataPower
14 4 (1.26%) iSeries
14 4 (1.26%) Reference Data
14 4 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
15 3 (0.95%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 105 (33.12%) Linux
2 86 (27.13%) UNIX
3 50 (15.77%) Windows
4 39 (12.30%) AIX
5 29 (9.15%) zOS
6 19 (5.99%) Solaris
7 12 (3.79%) MVS
8 5 (1.58%) OS/400
9 2 (0.63%) OS/390
9 2 (0.63%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.63%) SUSE
9 2 (0.63%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.63%) CentOS
9 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.32%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (18.93%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (14.83%) Data Modelling
3 37 (11.67%) Migration
4 33 (10.41%) TDD
4 33 (10.41%) ETL
5 25 (7.89%) Scrum
6 24 (7.57%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (7.57%) E-Commerce
6 24 (7.57%) Performance Tuning
6 24 (7.57%) SDLC
7 23 (7.26%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (6.62%) OO
9 20 (6.31%) Multithreading
10 18 (5.68%) ITIL
11 15 (4.73%) Unit Testing
12 14 (4.42%) DevOps
13 13 (4.10%) Release Management
13 13 (4.10%) Project Management
14 12 (3.79%) Waterfall
15 11 (3.47%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 132 (41.64%) SQL
2 110 (34.70%) Java
3 56 (17.67%) COBOL
4 48 (15.14%) Perl
5 36 (11.36%) JavaScript
6 27 (8.52%) JCL
7 23 (7.26%) Python
8 21 (6.62%) PL/SQL
9 19 (5.99%) Jython
10 18 (5.68%) Shell Script
10 18 (5.68%) T-SQL
11 16 (5.05%) C#
12 15 (4.73%) VBA
13 12 (3.79%) Korn
14 9 (2.84%) PowerShell
14 9 (2.84%) RPG
15 8 (2.52%) XPath
16 6 (1.89%) Bash Shell
17 5 (1.58%) RPG IV
17 5 (1.58%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (1.58%) Degree
2 4 (1.26%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.95%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.95%) ISEB
4 2 (0.63%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.32%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.52%) QA
2 6 (1.89%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 4 (1.26%) HDFS
2 3 (0.95%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.63%) vSphere
3 2 (0.63%) FreeRADIUS
3 2 (0.63%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.32%) Docker
4 1 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.32%) Firmware
4 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 14 (4.42%) CA Wily
2 12 (3.79%) Control-M
3 7 (2.21%) Tivoli
3 7 (2.21%) Puppet
4 6 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (1.58%) CA Endevor
6 2 (0.63%) OMEGAMON
6 2 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.63%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (0.63%) nmon
6 2 (0.63%) Salt
6 2 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.63%) Nagios
7 1 (0.32%) Ambari
7 1 (0.32%) Oozie
7 1 (0.32%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 121 (38.17%) Oracle
2 65 (20.50%) IBM
3 57 (17.98%) Sybase
4 21 (6.62%) Informatica
5 19 (5.99%) CA
6 17 (5.36%) Microsoft
7 15 (4.73%) Teradata
8 14 (4.42%) Greenplum
9 13 (4.10%) Netezza
10 12 (3.79%) Tableau
11 9 (2.84%) BMC
12 8 (2.52%) TIBCO
13 7 (2.21%) Ab Initio
14 6 (1.89%) webMethods
14 6 (1.89%) HP
14 6 (1.89%) SAP
15 5 (1.58%) ATG
16 4 (1.26%) ServiceNow
16 4 (1.26%) Cognos
16 4 (1.26%) Business Objects
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Quindell Resourcing
Rate: From £500 to £700 per day Flexible
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £380 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Jumar Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago