The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 292 290 295
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing DB2 143 135 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.63% 0.60% 0.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.64% 2.47% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 84 77
Median daily rate £450 £450 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £313 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
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
5423 5463 5439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.79% 24.40% 23.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3951 3809 3840
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 40 28
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.32 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% -2.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.43 £15.35 £15.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £90.00 £62.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.03% -8.28%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing DB2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the London region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +22 22 £480 -7.69% 5
Canary Wharf +5 6 £480 +1.05%
Croydon - 2 £425 -
Paddington +3 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £425 -
Chessington - 1 - -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DB2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for DB2.

1 111 (47.44%) Oracle
2 92 (39.32%) SQL
3 76 (32.48%) Linux
4 74 (31.62%) Java
5 72 (30.77%) Finance
6 71 (30.34%) Unix
7 70 (29.91%) IBM
8 60 (25.64%) WebSphere
9 57 (24.36%) SQL Server
10 54 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
11 47 (20.09%) Analytical Skills
12 43 (18.38%) XML
13 40 (17.09%) Sybase
14 39 (16.67%) Data Modelling
15 38 (16.24%) Middleware
16 37 (15.81%) AIX
17 36 (15.38%) Windows
17 36 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
18 35 (14.96%) Banking
19 34 (14.53%) SDLC
20 32 (13.68%) Relational Database
21 31 (13.25%) WebSphere Application Server
21 31 (13.25%) JavaScript
22 30 (12.82%) J2EE
22 30 (12.82%) Web Services
23 29 (12.39%) ITIL
23 29 (12.39%) Python
24 28 (11.97%) HTML
24 28 (11.97%) Perl
24 28 (11.97%) Mainframe

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 60 (25.64%) WebSphere
2 31 (13.25%) WebSphere Application Server
3 16 (6.84%) CICS
3 16 (6.84%) IIS
4 11 (4.70%) Apache
4 11 (4.70%) WebLogic
5 8 (3.42%) MQSeries
5 8 (3.42%) OpenStack
6 5 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (2.14%) iPlanet
6 5 (2.14%) JBoss
6 5 (2.14%) MS Exchange
6 5 (2.14%) Smallworld
7 4 (1.71%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.71%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.28%) Confluence
8 3 (1.28%) JCAPS
9 2 (0.85%) CMS
9 2 (0.85%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (0.85%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 3 (1.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.43%) MS Project
2 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.43%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.14%) BusinessWare
1 5 (2.14%) SAP R/3
2 2 (0.85%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.43%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.43%) Magento
3 1 (0.43%) Misys Equation
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.43%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (0.43%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 17 (7.26%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.43%) IaaS
4 1 (0.43%) PaaS
4 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.12%) Firewall
2 14 (5.98%) SAN
3 12 (5.13%) SSL
4 9 (3.85%) DNS
5 8 (3.42%) Network Security
6 6 (2.56%) VPN
7 5 (2.14%) DMZ
8 4 (1.71%) HTTP
8 4 (1.71%) SNMP
8 4 (1.71%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.28%) DHCP
9 3 (1.28%) Internet
9 3 (1.28%) IPsec
9 3 (1.28%) SSH
10 2 (0.85%) Converged Networks
10 2 (0.85%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.85%) LDAP
11 1 (0.43%) Cisco ISE
11 1 (0.43%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.43%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (24.36%) SQL Server
2 36 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
3 32 (13.68%) Relational Database
4 27 (11.54%) MySQL
5 19 (8.12%) NoSQL
6 16 (6.84%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (6.41%) Oracle Database
7 15 (6.41%) RDBMS
8 13 (5.56%) DataStage
8 13 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (5.13%) IBM InfoSphere
10 11 (4.70%) Big Data
11 8 (3.42%) Hadoop
11 8 (3.42%) JasperReports
11 8 (3.42%) MongoDB
12 7 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (2.99%) DB2 UDB
12 7 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (2.56%) Amazon Redshift
14 4 (1.71%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 12 (5.13%) JUnit
2 10 (4.27%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.85%) Ant
3 9 (3.85%) JIRA
3 9 (3.85%) Maven
3 9 (3.85%) Subversion
4 8 (3.42%) Rational Application Developer
4 8 (3.42%) Selenium
4 8 (3.42%) SoapUI
4 8 (3.42%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 7 (2.99%) Jenkins
6 6 (2.56%) Talend Open Studio
7 5 (2.14%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.71%) Eclipse
8 4 (1.71%) ERwin
8 4 (1.71%) Mockito
9 3 (1.28%) ClearCase
9 3 (1.28%) Gradle
9 3 (1.28%) JBehave
General
1 72 (30.77%) Finance
2 35 (14.96%) Banking
3 13 (5.56%) Retail
3 13 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.42%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.71%) Front Office
5 4 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.28%) Back Office
7 2 (0.85%) Marketing
7 2 (0.85%) Publishing
8 1 (0.43%) Advertising
8 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.43%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (33.33%) Developer
2 41 (17.52%) Architect
3 22 (9.40%) Analyst
4 18 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 17 (7.26%) Data Analyst
6 14 (5.98%) Consultant
7 11 (4.70%) ETL Developer
7 11 (4.70%) Mainframe Developer
8 10 (4.27%) Data Architect
8 10 (4.27%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (3.85%) DBA
9 9 (3.85%) SQL Developer
9 9 (3.85%) SSIS Developer
10 8 (3.42%) Administrator
10 8 (3.42%) Data Centre Architect
10 8 (3.42%) DB2 Developer
10 8 (3.42%) Security Consultant
11 7 (2.99%) Lead Developer
11 7 (2.99%) Senior Developer
11 7 (2.99%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (18.38%) XML
2 38 (16.24%) Middleware
3 30 (12.82%) J2EE
3 30 (12.82%) Web Services
4 28 (11.97%) HTML
5 19 (8.12%) CSS
6 18 (7.69%) Spring
6 18 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
7 17 (7.26%) Ajax
7 17 (7.26%) JMS
7 17 (7.26%) JSP
8 15 (6.41%) XSD
9 13 (5.56%) JSTL
9 13 (5.56%) Struts
10 11 (4.70%) .NET
10 11 (4.70%) Hibernate
11 10 (4.27%) REST
12 9 (3.85%) Flash
12 9 (3.85%) SOAP
13 8 (3.42%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 47 (20.09%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (11.97%) Mainframe
3 17 (7.26%) iSeries
4 14 (5.98%) Data Centre
5 11 (4.70%) VSAM
6 10 (4.27%) AS400
6 10 (4.27%) Web 2.0
7 9 (3.85%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.99%) FMCG
8 7 (2.99%) Public Cloud
9 6 (2.56%) Private Cloud
9 6 (2.56%) Replication
10 5 (2.14%) BBC
10 5 (2.14%) DataPower
10 5 (2.14%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (2.14%) IBM Mainframe
10 5 (2.14%) iDTV
10 5 (2.14%) IPTV
10 5 (2.14%) Over-the-Top Content
10 5 (2.14%) STB
Operating Systems
1 76 (32.48%) Linux
2 71 (30.34%) Unix
3 37 (15.81%) AIX
4 36 (15.38%) Windows
5 16 (6.84%) zOS
6 15 (6.41%) Windows Server
7 12 (5.13%) Solaris
8 11 (4.70%) Apple iOS
9 7 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (2.99%) SUSE
10 6 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (2.14%) Windows 7
11 5 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (1.28%) CentOS
14 1 (0.43%) Android
14 1 (0.43%) HPUX
14 1 (0.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 34 (14.53%) SDLC
4 29 (12.39%) ITIL
5 27 (11.54%) ETL
5 27 (11.54%) SOA
6 25 (10.68%) Scrum
7 24 (10.26%) Change Management
8 23 (9.83%) Migration
9 20 (8.55%) Data Management
9 20 (8.55%) E-Commerce
9 20 (8.55%) OO
10 19 (8.12%) Performance Tuning
11 17 (7.26%) TDD
12 16 (6.84%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (6.41%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (6.41%) Project Management
13 15 (6.41%) Web Development
14 14 (5.98%) Disaster Recovery
14 14 (5.98%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 92 (39.32%) SQL
2 74 (31.62%) Java
3 31 (13.25%) JavaScript
4 29 (12.39%) Python
5 28 (11.97%) Perl
6 27 (11.54%) C++
7 22 (9.40%) COBOL
8 17 (7.26%) C
9 15 (6.41%) JCL
10 13 (5.56%) Shell Script
11 11 (4.70%) Bash Shell
11 11 (4.70%) Korn
12 10 (4.27%) C#
13 8 (3.42%) PowerShell
14 7 (2.99%) R
15 6 (2.56%) RPG IV
16 3 (1.28%) Ruby
16 3 (1.28%) T-SQL
16 3 (1.28%) VB6
16 3 (1.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (7.26%) Degree
2 7 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.14%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 5 (2.14%) CCSP
3 5 (2.14%) CISM
3 5 (2.14%) CISSP
4 2 (0.85%) CCNA
4 2 (0.85%) ISEB
4 2 (0.85%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.55%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.99%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.71%) QA
4 2 (0.85%) COBIT
5 1 (0.43%) COREP
5 1 (0.43%) FINREP
5 1 (0.43%) SEPA
System Software
1 16 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (5.13%) Active Directory
3 8 (3.42%) vSphere
4 5 (2.14%) ClearTrust
4 5 (2.14%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.28%) Docker
5 3 (1.28%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.85%) HDFS
7 1 (0.43%) ACF2
7 1 (0.43%) Firmware
7 1 (0.43%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (0.43%) NFS
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.43%) RACF
Systems Management
1 10 (4.27%) Puppet
2 5 (2.14%) Ansible
2 5 (2.14%) CA Single Sign-On
2 5 (2.14%) Control-M
2 5 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.71%) SCCM
4 3 (1.28%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.85%) SCOM
6 1 (0.43%) CA Endevor
6 1 (0.43%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.43%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.43%) OMEGAMON
6 1 (0.43%) Oozie
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 111 (47.44%) Oracle
2 70 (29.91%) IBM
3 40 (17.09%) Sybase
4 24 (10.26%) Microsoft
5 19 (8.12%) VMware
6 17 (7.26%) Ab Initio
7 16 (6.84%) Netezza
8 13 (5.56%) Teradata
9 12 (5.13%) SAP
10 11 (4.70%) HP
11 9 (3.85%) Pega
12 7 (2.99%) ATG
12 7 (2.99%) CA
12 7 (2.99%) Informatica
13 6 (2.56%) BEA
13 6 (2.56%) CheckPoint
13 6 (2.56%) Citrix
13 6 (2.56%) Google
13 6 (2.56%) NetApp
13 6 (2.56%) Vitria
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