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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2
England / London
Rank 296 330 265
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -65
Contract jobs citing DB2 112 82 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.58% 0.40% 0.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.35% 1.65% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 45 83
Median daily rate £525 £450 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +13.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £293 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -25.31%

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
4760 4963 4903
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 24.47% 24.04% 23.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3407 3588 3470
Median daily rate £500 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 30 33
Median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.12 £17.75 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £39.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +11 19 £450 -18.18% 2
Canary Wharf +3 6 £600 +64.38%
Uxbridge - 1 £500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £453 -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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.

1 107 (54.04%) SQL
2 86 (43.43%) Oracle
3 76 (38.38%) Java
4 63 (31.82%) Banking
5 61 (30.81%) Relational Database
6 59 (29.80%) Agile Software Development
7 56 (28.28%) Finance
8 52 (26.26%) IBM
9 51 (25.76%) Sybase
9 51 (25.76%) Unix
10 49 (24.75%) Linux
11 45 (22.73%) Data Modelling
12 43 (21.72%) SQL Server
13 42 (21.21%) XML
13 42 (21.21%) Python
14 34 (17.17%) OO
15 32 (16.16%) Scrum
16 30 (15.15%) Spring
16 30 (15.15%) WebSphere
16 30 (15.15%) Data Quality
17 29 (14.65%) NoSQL
17 29 (14.65%) SOAP
18 28 (14.14%) Business Intelligence
19 27 (13.64%) Teradata
19 27 (13.64%) Git (software)
19 27 (13.64%) JSON
19 27 (13.64%) Jenkins
20 26 (13.13%) Maven
20 26 (13.13%) Perl
21 24 (12.12%) Data Warehouse

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 30 (15.15%) WebSphere
2 11 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (4.04%) CICS
3 8 (4.04%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.04%) WebLogic
4 7 (3.54%) JBoss
4 7 (3.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (3.03%) MQSeries
6 5 (2.53%) Confluence
6 5 (2.53%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (2.02%) Apache
7 4 (2.02%) Apache Spark
7 4 (2.02%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (1.52%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.01%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (1.01%) Commerce Server
9 2 (1.01%) IBM Transformation Extender
9 2 (1.01%) IIS
9 2 (1.01%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.51%) iPlanet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.53%) JDE World
2 4 (2.02%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.52%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.51%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.51%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.51%) Magento
4 1 (0.51%) Maximo
4 1 (0.51%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.05%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.52%) Bluemix
3 3 (1.52%) IaaS
3 3 (1.52%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.51%) GitHub
4 1 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.51%) PaaS
4 1 (0.51%) SaaS
4 1 (0.51%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.07%) Firewall
2 6 (3.03%) DNS
2 6 (3.03%) SSL
3 5 (2.53%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.02%) Internet
4 4 (2.02%) SAN
4 4 (2.02%) WAN
5 3 (1.52%) LAN
5 3 (1.52%) SSH
6 2 (1.01%) 802.11
6 2 (1.01%) AMQP
6 2 (1.01%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.01%) HTTP
6 2 (1.01%) LDAP
6 2 (1.01%) MPLS
6 2 (1.01%) NAS
6 2 (1.01%) Network Security
6 2 (1.01%) VPN
7 1 (0.51%) FTP
7 1 (0.51%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (30.81%) Relational Database
2 43 (21.72%) SQL Server
3 29 (14.65%) NoSQL
4 24 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (9.60%) RDBMS
6 12 (6.06%) Oracle Database
7 11 (5.56%) IBM InfoSphere
8 10 (5.05%) MongoDB
9 9 (4.55%) Big Data
9 9 (4.55%) DataStage
9 9 (4.55%) Hadoop
10 8 (4.04%) KDB
10 8 (4.04%) MySQL
11 7 (3.54%) Kdb+
12 6 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (2.02%) Apache Hive
13 4 (2.02%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (2.02%) HBase
14 3 (1.52%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 27 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 27 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 26 (13.13%) Maven
3 21 (10.61%) Ant
4 20 (10.10%) Gradle
5 17 (8.59%) JUnit
6 16 (8.08%) Subversion
7 14 (7.07%) Hudson
8 13 (6.57%) Selenium
9 12 (6.06%) Concordion
9 12 (6.06%) Cucumber
9 12 (6.06%) JBehave
10 10 (5.05%) ERwin
11 8 (4.04%) JIRA
11 8 (4.04%) Talend Open Studio
12 6 (3.03%) PowerDesigner
13 4 (2.02%) Eclipse
14 3 (1.52%) FitNesse
14 3 (1.52%) Log4j
14 3 (1.52%) TeamCity
General
1 63 (31.82%) Banking
2 56 (28.28%) Finance
3 18 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 14 (7.07%) Front Office
5 10 (5.05%) Back Office
6 8 (4.04%) Retail
7 3 (1.52%) Billing
7 3 (1.52%) Legal
8 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.51%) Electronics
9 1 (0.51%) Law
9 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.51%) Marketing
9 1 (0.51%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 56 (28.28%) Developer
2 42 (21.21%) Analyst
3 31 (15.66%) Architect
4 29 (14.65%) Java Developer
5 27 (13.64%) Data Analyst
6 17 (8.59%) SQL Analyst
7 16 (8.08%) Consultant
8 12 (6.06%) Data Architect
8 12 (6.06%) SQL Data Analyst
9 10 (5.05%) Business Analyst
9 10 (5.05%) DevOps Engineer
10 9 (4.55%) DBA
10 9 (4.55%) Oracle Analyst
10 9 (4.55%) Teradata Analyst
11 8 (4.04%) Senior Developer
12 7 (3.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (3.54%) KDB Developer
12 7 (3.54%) Technical Consultant
13 6 (3.03%) Core Java Developer
13 6 (3.03%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (21.21%) XML
2 30 (15.15%) Spring
3 29 (14.65%) SOAP
4 27 (13.64%) JSON
5 21 (10.61%) Middleware
5 21 (10.61%) REST
6 20 (10.10%) JMS
7 14 (7.07%) HTML
7 14 (7.07%) Web Services
8 10 (5.05%) CSS
8 10 (5.05%) J2EE
9 9 (4.55%) XML Messaging
10 8 (4.04%) J2SE
11 7 (3.54%) Hibernate
11 7 (3.54%) jQuery
11 7 (3.54%) JSP
11 7 (3.54%) Rendezvous
12 6 (3.03%) FIX Protocol
12 6 (3.03%) Protocol Buffers
12 6 (3.03%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.59%) Data Structures
2 17 (8.59%) Derivative
3 16 (8.08%) Mainframe
4 10 (5.05%) AS400
4 10 (5.05%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.05%) SWIFT
5 8 (4.04%) OTC Derivatives
6 6 (3.03%) Clustering
7 5 (2.53%) DataPower
7 5 (2.53%) Fixed Income
7 5 (2.53%) iSeries
8 4 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.02%) Equities
8 4 (2.02%) Replication
9 3 (1.52%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.52%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.52%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (1.52%) Video on Demand
9 3 (1.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 51 (25.76%) Unix
2 49 (24.75%) Linux
3 20 (10.10%) AIX
3 20 (10.10%) Windows
4 10 (5.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (4.04%) Oracle Linux
5 8 (4.04%) zOS
6 5 (2.53%) SUSE
6 5 (2.53%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.52%) CentOS
8 2 (1.01%) Solaris
8 2 (1.01%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.51%) Android
9 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (29.80%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (22.73%) Data Modelling
3 34 (17.17%) OO
4 32 (16.16%) Scrum
5 28 (14.14%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (12.12%) SDLC
7 23 (11.62%) Data Management
8 22 (11.11%) Microservices
9 20 (10.10%) Data Transformation
9 20 (10.10%) TDD
10 19 (9.60%) Predictive Modelling
11 17 (8.59%) Dimensional Modelling
11 17 (8.59%) Domain-Driven Design
11 17 (8.59%) ETL
12 16 (8.08%) Migration
13 15 (7.58%) ITIL
14 14 (7.07%) Automated Testing
14 14 (7.07%) DevOps
14 14 (7.07%) OOA/OOD
15 12 (6.06%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 107 (54.04%) SQL
2 76 (38.38%) Java
3 42 (21.21%) Python
4 26 (13.13%) Perl
5 21 (10.61%) C++
6 18 (9.09%) R
7 17 (8.59%) Shell Script
8 16 (8.08%) JavaScript
9 11 (5.56%) PHP
10 10 (5.05%) Bash Shell
11 8 (4.04%) RPG
11 8 (4.04%) Ruby
11 8 (4.04%) Scala
12 7 (3.54%) COBOL
12 7 (3.54%) JCL
12 7 (3.54%) Korn
13 5 (2.53%) PowerShell
14 4 (2.02%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.52%) C#
16 2 (1.01%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 23 (11.62%) Degree
2 2 (1.01%) CISSP
3 1 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.51%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (15.15%) Data Quality
2 16 (8.08%) Dodd-Frank
2 16 (8.08%) EMIR
2 16 (8.08%) MiFID
3 8 (4.04%) PCI DSS
4 6 (3.03%) ISO20022
5 4 (2.02%) QA
6 3 (1.52%) SLA
7 2 (1.01%) COBIT
7 2 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.51%) GCP
8 1 (0.51%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.51%) PMBOK
System Software
1 15 (7.58%) Docker
2 11 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (3.03%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (3.03%) vSphere
5 3 (1.52%) HDFS
6 2 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.51%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 16 (8.08%) Ansible
2 12 (6.06%) Puppet
3 4 (2.02%) OMEGAMON
3 4 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (1.52%) Oozie
5 2 (1.01%) CA Endevor
5 2 (1.01%) CA Service Virtualization
5 2 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.01%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.51%) Ambari
6 1 (0.51%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.51%) Control-M
6 1 (0.51%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.51%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.51%) Marathon
6 1 (0.51%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.51%) OpenView
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.51%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 86 (43.43%) Oracle
2 52 (26.26%) IBM
3 51 (25.76%) Sybase
4 27 (13.64%) Teradata
5 23 (11.62%) SAP
6 20 (10.10%) Netezza
7 17 (8.59%) Perforce
8 13 (6.57%) VMware
9 9 (4.55%) TIBCO
10 8 (4.04%) Informatica
10 8 (4.04%) Talend
11 7 (3.54%) Microsoft
12 5 (2.53%) Atlassian
12 5 (2.53%) JD Edwards
13 3 (1.52%) Cognos
13 3 (1.52%) MicroStrategy
13 3 (1.52%) Misys
13 3 (1.52%) Pega
13 3 (1.52%) Red Hat
13 3 (1.52%) Temenos