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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 264 200 231
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +31
Contract jobs citing DB2 171 265 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.70% 1.07% 0.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.12% 4.69% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 174 97
Average daily rate
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£463 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -25.00%
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
5479 5654 5412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.40% 22.85% 20.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3779 3915 3584
Average daily rate £439 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £301 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 35 67
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £18.90 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £59.87 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.03 £32.05
% change year-on-year
-3.20% -0.07%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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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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 -14 44 £450 +7.46% 8
Greenford - 7 - - 1
West Drayton - 5 £475 - 1
Southwark - - - -
Chessington - - - -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 159 (56.38%) Oracle
2 152 (53.90%) SQL
3 91 (32.27%) SQL Server
4 87 (30.85%) Linux
5 74 (26.24%) IBM
6 71 (25.18%) Finance
7 64 (22.70%) UNIX
8 58 (20.57%) Mainframe
8 58 (20.57%) Relational Database
9 57 (20.21%) Java
10 54 (19.15%) Retail
11 50 (17.73%) Windows
12 46 (16.31%) Perl
13 45 (15.96%) Banking
14 43 (15.25%) Sybase
14 43 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
15 40 (14.18%) Data Warehouse
15 40 (14.18%) Analytical Skills
16 38 (13.48%) Business Intelligence
16 38 (13.48%) Hadoop
17 33 (11.70%) XML
17 33 (11.70%) Analytics
18 31 (10.99%) COBOL
19 30 (10.64%) AIX
19 30 (10.64%) Oracle Database
20 29 (10.28%) JavaScript
20 29 (10.28%) CICS
20 29 (10.28%) Data Modelling
20 29 (10.28%) WebSphere
21 27 (9.57%) RDBMS

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 29 (10.28%) CICS
1 29 (10.28%) WebSphere
2 24 (8.51%) SAS
3 19 (6.74%) MQSeries
4 17 (6.03%) Apache
5 15 (5.32%) WebSphere Application Server
6 14 (4.96%) IIS
7 8 (2.84%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.42%) Oracle Coherence
8 4 (1.42%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (1.06%) Tuxedo
9 3 (1.06%) Confluence
10 2 (0.71%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 2 (0.71%) WebSphere Portal
11 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.35%) Adobe CQ
11 1 (0.35%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.35%) Documentum
Applications
1 20 (7.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.42%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (1.42%) MS Office
3 2 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.71%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (4.26%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.42%) Tridion
3 3 (1.06%) Maximo
4 2 (0.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.35%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.35%) Agresso
5 1 (0.35%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.35%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.74%) Internet
2 14 (4.96%) SAN
3 13 (4.61%) Firewall
3 13 (4.61%) Network Security
4 12 (4.26%) VPN
5 11 (3.90%) Ethernet
5 11 (3.90%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (3.90%) NetScaler
5 11 (3.90%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (3.90%) VLAN
6 10 (3.55%) Cisco ISE
6 10 (3.55%) HTTP
6 10 (3.55%) DNS
6 10 (3.55%) BGP
7 9 (3.19%) IPsec
8 6 (2.13%) SSL
8 6 (2.13%) FTP
9 5 (1.77%) LDAP
10 4 (1.42%) LAN
10 4 (1.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (32.27%) SQL Server
2 58 (20.57%) Relational Database
3 40 (14.18%) Data Warehouse
4 38 (13.48%) Hadoop
5 30 (10.64%) Oracle Database
6 27 (9.57%) RDBMS
7 21 (7.45%) Big Data
8 19 (6.74%) MySQL
9 16 (5.67%) NoSQL
10 15 (5.32%) Data Mining
11 14 (4.96%) MongoDB
12 13 (4.61%) Sybase ASE
13 12 (4.26%) Oracle OLAP
13 12 (4.26%) OLAP
14 10 (3.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 10 (3.55%) Oracle Exadata
15 9 (3.19%) Oracle Database 11g
15 9 (3.19%) IBM InfoSphere
15 9 (3.19%) Oracle Reports
16 8 (2.84%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 15 (5.32%) Maven
2 13 (4.61%) Eclipse
3 12 (4.26%) Ant
4 11 (3.90%) Subversion
5 9 (3.19%) JUnit
6 8 (2.84%) JIRA
6 8 (2.84%) Selenium
7 7 (2.48%) ClearCase
8 6 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
8 6 (2.13%) ERwin
8 6 (2.13%) SoapUI
9 5 (1.77%) Toad
10 4 (1.42%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
10 4 (1.42%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.42%) LoadRunner
10 4 (1.42%) Log4j
10 4 (1.42%) Git (software)
10 4 (1.42%) PowerDesigner
11 3 (1.06%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.06%) Mockito
General
1 71 (25.18%) Finance
2 54 (19.15%) Retail
3 45 (15.96%) Banking
4 21 (7.45%) Investment Banking
5 20 (7.09%) Marketing
6 12 (4.26%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.13%) Games
8 4 (1.42%) Publishing
9 3 (1.06%) French Language
9 3 (1.06%) Advertising
10 2 (0.71%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.71%) Front Office
10 2 (0.71%) Legal
11 1 (0.35%) German Language
11 1 (0.35%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.35%) Back Office
11 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 87 (30.85%) Developer
2 44 (15.60%) Analyst
3 39 (13.83%) Architect
4 34 (12.06%) DBA
5 19 (6.74%) Java Developer
6 16 (5.67%) DB2 DBA
7 15 (5.32%) Consultant
7 15 (5.32%) Administrator
8 12 (4.26%) Database Specialist
9 11 (3.90%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (3.90%) Tester
10 10 (3.55%) Systems Analyst
10 10 (3.55%) Data Architect
10 10 (3.55%) Programmer
11 9 (3.19%) Sybase DBA
11 9 (3.19%) SQL Developer
12 8 (2.84%) Ab Initio Developer
12 8 (2.84%) Database Developer
12 8 (2.84%) Infrastructure Architect
12 8 (2.84%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (11.70%) XML
2 24 (8.51%) HTML
3 23 (8.16%) Web Services
4 19 (6.74%) J2EE
5 18 (6.38%) .NET
5 18 (6.38%) Spring
6 14 (4.96%) Middleware
6 14 (4.96%) JMS
6 14 (4.96%) JSP
7 11 (3.90%) Hibernate
7 11 (3.90%) Regular Expression
8 10 (3.55%) JDBC
8 10 (3.55%) SOAP
9 9 (3.19%) Servlets
9 9 (3.19%) WebSphere MQ
10 8 (2.84%) ISPF
11 7 (2.48%) Ajax
11 7 (2.48%) JSON
11 7 (2.48%) MDX
11 7 (2.48%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 58 (20.57%) Mainframe
2 40 (14.18%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (8.16%) Replication
4 15 (5.32%) Enterprise Storage
5 12 (4.26%) CLARiiON
5 12 (4.26%) Symmetrix
6 11 (3.90%) Computer Science
7 9 (3.19%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.48%) VSAM
8 7 (2.48%) Visualisation
9 6 (2.13%) Data Integration
9 6 (2.13%) IBM Mainframe
9 6 (2.13%) Firmware
10 4 (1.42%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.42%) Data Conversion
10 4 (1.42%) Credit Risk
10 4 (1.42%) Web 2.0
11 3 (1.06%) Derivative
11 3 (1.06%) Statistics
11 3 (1.06%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 87 (30.85%) Linux
2 64 (22.70%) UNIX
3 50 (17.73%) Windows
4 30 (10.64%) AIX
5 25 (8.87%) Solaris
6 17 (6.03%) SUSE
7 15 (5.32%) zOS
8 14 (4.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (3.90%) Oracle Linux
10 7 (2.48%) HPUX
11 2 (0.71%) MVS
11 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.35%) Tru64
12 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (13.48%) Business Intelligence
3 33 (11.70%) Analytics
4 29 (10.28%) Data Modelling
5 26 (9.22%) E-Commerce
5 26 (9.22%) ETL
6 25 (8.87%) Performance Tuning
7 24 (8.51%) Migration
8 20 (7.09%) Change Management
9 19 (6.74%) UML
10 15 (5.32%) ITIL
10 15 (5.32%) OO
10 15 (5.32%) Service Management
11 14 (4.96%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (4.96%) Load Balancing
12 13 (4.61%) Content Management
13 12 (4.26%) Scrum
13 12 (4.26%) Systems Analysis
13 12 (4.26%) Configuration Management
14 11 (3.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 152 (53.90%) SQL
2 57 (20.21%) Java
3 46 (16.31%) Perl
4 31 (10.99%) COBOL
5 29 (10.28%) JavaScript
6 20 (7.09%) JCL
7 19 (6.74%) Shell Script
8 12 (4.26%) PL/SQL
9 11 (3.90%) Python
10 10 (3.55%) C#
11 8 (2.84%) Bash Shell
12 7 (2.48%) C++
13 6 (2.13%) C
14 4 (1.42%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.42%) Korn
14 4 (1.42%) XPath
15 3 (1.06%) REXX
15 3 (1.06%) VBA
16 2 (0.71%) SAS Macro
16 2 (0.71%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (8.87%) Degree
2 6 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (1.77%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.77%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.03%) QA
2 4 (1.42%) SLA
3 3 (1.06%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.71%) COBIT
4 2 (0.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (4.26%) Oracle RAC
1 12 (4.26%) vSphere
2 10 (3.55%) FreeRADIUS
3 7 (2.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 7 (2.48%) HDFS
4 6 (2.13%) Apache Flume
5 4 (1.42%) RACF
5 4 (1.42%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (3.19%) Tivoli
2 6 (2.13%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 6 (2.13%) Ambari
2 6 (2.13%) Oozie
3 5 (1.77%) CA Spectrum
3 5 (1.77%) CA Endevor
3 5 (1.77%) OMEGAMON
4 4 (1.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (1.06%) Data Guard
5 3 (1.06%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (1.06%) Foglight
6 2 (0.71%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.71%) Ansible
6 2 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.35%) Puppet
7 1 (0.35%) Netcool
7 1 (0.35%) nmon
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle EDQ
7 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 159 (56.38%) Oracle
2 74 (26.24%) IBM
3 43 (15.25%) Sybase
4 23 (8.16%) Cisco
5 20 (7.09%) EMC
6 18 (6.38%) Teradata
7 17 (6.03%) VMware
7 17 (6.03%) Tableau
8 15 (5.32%) Red Hat
8 15 (5.32%) Business Objects
8 15 (5.32%) Microsoft
9 14 (4.96%) Sun
9 14 (4.96%) Google
10 13 (4.61%) SAP
10 13 (4.61%) Ab Initio
11 12 (4.26%) CA
11 12 (4.26%) Omniture
12 11 (3.90%) CheckPoint
12 11 (3.90%) Citrix
13 8 (2.84%) HP
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Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £300.00 - £360 per day
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Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 days ago