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 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 258 302 236
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -66
Contract jobs citing DB2 162 119 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.69% 0.50% 0.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.98% 2.19% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 76 116
Average daily rate
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£450 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £303 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £409 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.82% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
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
5430 5430 5524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.06% 22.99% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3805 3697 3759
Average daily rate £450 £443 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +2.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 35 63
Average hourly rate £27.78 £27.50 £27.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £14.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.74 £125.00 £52.50
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 29 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 29 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 +10 33 £500 +17.64% 12
Canary Wharf - 11 £300 -
Paddington - 6 £400 -
Docklands, London -4 3 £463 +37.03% 1
Hounslow - 2 £431 -
Feltham - 1 - -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 115 (38.85%) Oracle
2 113 (38.18%) SQL
3 106 (35.81%) Linux
4 104 (35.14%) Java
5 97 (32.77%) Finance
6 85 (28.72%) UNIX
7 71 (23.99%) SQL Server
7 71 (23.99%) Relational Database
8 66 (22.30%) Agile Software Development
9 61 (20.61%) IBM
10 58 (19.59%) CICS
11 57 (19.26%) Windows
12 55 (18.58%) Banking
13 53 (17.91%) WebSphere
13 53 (17.91%) Sybase
14 48 (16.22%) COBOL
14 48 (16.22%) Mainframe
15 45 (15.20%) JavaScript
16 42 (14.19%) XML
16 42 (14.19%) TDD
17 40 (13.51%) Migration
18 39 (13.18%) AIX
18 39 (13.18%) WebSphere Application Server
18 39 (13.18%) Spring
19 38 (12.84%) HTML
20 37 (12.50%) Perl
20 37 (12.50%) Web Services
21 36 (12.16%) REST
22 34 (11.49%) J2EE
22 34 (11.49%) RDBMS

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 58 (19.59%) CICS
2 53 (17.91%) WebSphere
3 39 (13.18%) WebSphere Application Server
4 24 (8.11%) Apache
5 23 (7.77%) Tomcat
6 15 (5.07%) WebSphere Portal
7 13 (4.39%) WebSphere Process Server
7 13 (4.39%) IIS
8 12 (4.05%) Confluence
9 7 (2.36%) IBM HTTP Server
9 7 (2.36%) JBoss
9 7 (2.36%) WebLogic
9 7 (2.36%) SAS
10 5 (1.69%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.68%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.68%) CMS
11 2 (0.68%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.68%) Node.js
11 2 (0.68%) GemFire
12 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (3.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.68%) SPSS
3 1 (0.34%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (2.70%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (1.35%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (1.35%) Loan IQ
2 4 (1.35%) TIBCO iProcess
3 2 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.34%) HFM
4 1 (0.34%) Unica
4 1 (0.34%) BusinessWare
4 1 (0.34%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.07%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.03%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.69%) Amazon S3
3 5 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.08%) HTTP
2 13 (4.39%) FTP
3 8 (2.70%) SAN
4 5 (1.69%) Firewall
5 4 (1.35%) WAN
6 3 (1.01%) LAN
6 3 (1.01%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.01%) VPN
6 3 (1.01%) Internet
6 3 (1.01%) VLAN
6 3 (1.01%) Network Security
7 2 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.68%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.68%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.68%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (0.68%) Spanning Tree
7 2 (0.68%) BGP
7 2 (0.68%) LDAP
7 2 (0.68%) IPsec
7 2 (0.68%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (23.99%) SQL Server
1 71 (23.99%) Relational Database
2 34 (11.49%) RDBMS
3 27 (9.12%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (5.07%) MySQL
4 15 (5.07%) Oracle Database
5 14 (4.73%) MongoDB
6 13 (4.39%) NoSQL
7 12 (4.05%) IMS/DB
7 12 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (3.38%) Informix
9 10 (3.38%) Big Data
9 10 (3.38%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (3.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (2.70%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 8 (2.70%) Oracle9i Database
11 8 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 26 (8.78%) Subversion
2 24 (8.11%) Maven
3 20 (6.76%) Git (software)
4 17 (5.74%) Introscope
5 16 (5.41%) JUnit
6 15 (5.07%) Ant
7 13 (4.39%) JIRA
7 13 (4.39%) Jenkins
8 9 (3.04%) Eclipse
9 8 (2.70%) SoapUI
9 8 (2.70%) JBehave
10 7 (2.36%) ClearCase
11 6 (2.03%) Cucumber
12 5 (1.69%) Selenium
13 4 (1.35%) jMock
13 4 (1.35%) Mockito
13 4 (1.35%) Talend Open Studio
14 3 (1.01%) ChangeMan
14 3 (1.01%) HP UFT
14 3 (1.01%) LoadRunner
General
1 97 (32.77%) Finance
2 55 (18.58%) Banking
3 18 (6.08%) Retail
3 18 (6.08%) Investment Banking
4 12 (4.05%) General Ledger
5 11 (3.72%) Front Office
6 5 (1.69%) Back Office
7 4 (1.35%) Marketing
7 4 (1.35%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.35%) Advertising
8 2 (0.68%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.34%) Legal
9 1 (0.34%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 108 (36.49%) Developer
2 51 (17.23%) Java Developer
3 38 (12.84%) Analyst
4 26 (8.78%) Architect
5 24 (8.11%) Senior Developer
6 20 (6.76%) Administrator
7 18 (6.08%) Consultant
8 14 (4.73%) Senior Java Developer
8 14 (4.73%) WebSphere Specialist
9 11 (3.72%) Server Specialist
9 11 (3.72%) Applications Specialist
9 11 (3.72%) Project Manager
9 11 (3.72%) Support Analyst
9 11 (3.72%) WebSphere Administrator
9 11 (3.72%) WebSphere Server Specialist
10 10 (3.38%) DBA
11 9 (3.04%) Data Architect
12 8 (2.70%) Programmer
12 8 (2.70%) DB2 DBA
13 7 (2.36%) DB2 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (14.19%) XML
2 39 (13.18%) Spring
3 38 (12.84%) HTML
4 37 (12.50%) Web Services
5 36 (12.16%) REST
6 34 (11.49%) J2EE
7 31 (10.47%) SOAP
8 27 (9.12%) Hibernate
9 24 (8.11%) JSP
10 19 (6.42%) XSL
11 18 (6.08%) JSON
12 16 (5.41%) Ajax
12 16 (5.41%) .NET
13 15 (5.07%) XSD
14 14 (4.73%) Servlets
14 14 (4.73%) CSS
15 13 (4.39%) Java EE
16 11 (3.72%) EJB
17 10 (3.38%) JDBC
17 10 (3.38%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 48 (16.22%) Mainframe
2 31 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (8.45%) LPAR
4 17 (5.74%) N-Tier
5 16 (5.41%) AS400
6 15 (5.07%) Computer Science
7 13 (4.39%) Mobile App
8 12 (4.05%) Derivative
9 7 (2.36%) Replication
10 6 (2.03%) VSAM
11 5 (1.69%) DataPower
12 4 (1.35%) iSeries
12 4 (1.35%) Equity Derivative
12 4 (1.35%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.35%) Mobile Payment
13 3 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (1.01%) Visualisation
13 3 (1.01%) Data Structures
13 3 (1.01%) Client/Server
13 3 (1.01%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 106 (35.81%) Linux
2 85 (28.72%) UNIX
3 57 (19.26%) Windows
4 39 (13.18%) AIX
5 29 (9.80%) zOS
6 23 (7.77%) Solaris
7 12 (4.05%) MVS
8 7 (2.36%) OS/400
9 4 (1.35%) OS/390
9 4 (1.35%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.01%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.68%) CentOS
11 2 (0.68%) SUSE
11 2 (0.68%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.68%) HPUX
11 2 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.34%) VMS
12 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (22.30%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (14.19%) TDD
3 40 (13.51%) Migration
4 28 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (9.12%) Scrum
6 26 (8.78%) ETL
7 25 (8.45%) Data Modelling
8 23 (7.77%) Performance Tuning
9 22 (7.43%) SDLC
10 21 (7.09%) OO
11 19 (6.42%) E-Commerce
11 19 (6.42%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (6.08%) Multithreading
13 17 (5.74%) Open Source
14 16 (5.41%) ITIL
15 15 (5.07%) Unit Testing
15 15 (5.07%) Waterfall
16 14 (4.73%) DevOps
16 14 (4.73%) Web Development
17 13 (4.39%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 113 (38.18%) SQL
2 104 (35.14%) Java
3 48 (16.22%) COBOL
4 45 (15.20%) JavaScript
5 37 (12.50%) Perl
6 24 (8.11%) Python
7 22 (7.43%) JCL
7 22 (7.43%) Jython
8 17 (5.74%) Shell Script
9 16 (5.41%) C#
10 14 (4.73%) VBA
10 14 (4.73%) Korn
11 12 (4.05%) T-SQL
12 10 (3.38%) RPG
13 9 (3.04%) PowerShell
14 8 (2.70%) XPath
14 8 (2.70%) Bash Shell
14 8 (2.70%) C++
15 6 (2.03%) Scala
16 3 (1.01%) REXX
Qualifications
1 11 (3.72%) Degree
2 3 (1.01%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.01%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.68%) ISEB
3 2 (0.68%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.34%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.03%) QA
2 2 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.34%) SLA
3 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (1.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 3 (1.01%) Apache Flume
2 3 (1.01%) HDFS
3 2 (0.68%) Time Sharing Option
3 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.68%) vSphere
3 2 (0.68%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 2 (0.68%) FreeRADIUS
4 1 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.34%) Firmware
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (5.74%) CA Wily
2 12 (4.05%) Control-M
3 7 (2.36%) Tivoli
3 7 (2.36%) Puppet
3 7 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.03%) CA Endevor
5 3 (1.01%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.68%) Nagios
6 2 (0.68%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (0.68%) nmon
6 2 (0.68%) Salt
7 1 (0.34%) Ambari
7 1 (0.34%) Oozie
7 1 (0.34%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.34%) OMEGAMON
7 1 (0.34%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 115 (38.85%) Oracle
2 61 (20.61%) IBM
3 53 (17.91%) Sybase
4 22 (7.43%) CA
5 20 (6.76%) Microsoft
6 9 (3.04%) Ab Initio
7 8 (2.70%) Teradata
8 7 (2.36%) Informatica
8 7 (2.36%) Cisco
9 6 (2.03%) BMC
9 6 (2.03%) TIBCO
9 6 (2.03%) webMethods
9 6 (2.03%) Greenplum
10 5 (1.69%) ATG
10 5 (1.69%) Cognos
11 4 (1.35%) HP
11 4 (1.35%) BEA
11 4 (1.35%) Cadence
11 4 (1.35%) MicroStrategy
11 4 (1.35%) Netezza
London
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £325 - 400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Docklands
iKonnect
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £650 per day
Posted: 20 days ago