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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 315 258 309
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +51
Contract jobs citing DB2 118 178 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.54% 0.77% 0.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.40% 3.25% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 112 69
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £301 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +50.00%
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
4917 5483 5365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.68% 23.86% 23.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3628 3838 3707
Median daily rate £475 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £581
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 50 30
Median hourly rate £35.00 £27.78 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.98% +1.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £16.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £153.60 £55.00 £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +18 21 £450 -13.25% 2
Chessington - 6 - -
Croydon - 3 - -
Canary Wharf -7 2 £438 +9.37%
Bromley - 1 £425 -
Hammersmith - 1 £425 -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 125 (49.80%) SQL
2 118 (47.01%) Oracle
3 89 (35.46%) Java
4 81 (32.27%) Linux
5 76 (30.28%) IBM
6 75 (29.88%) Finance
7 67 (26.69%) Unix
8 64 (25.50%) SQL Server
8 64 (25.50%) WebSphere
9 63 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
10 49 (19.52%) Windows
11 48 (19.12%) Sybase
12 46 (18.33%) JavaScript
13 45 (17.93%) Data Modelling
13 45 (17.93%) Analytical Skills
14 38 (15.14%) SDLC
14 38 (15.14%) Banking
15 37 (14.74%) AIX
16 35 (13.94%) HTML
16 35 (13.94%) Middleware
17 32 (12.75%) Scrum
17 32 (12.75%) XML
17 32 (12.75%) Python
18 31 (12.35%) Relational Database
19 30 (11.95%) OO
19 30 (11.95%) Perl
20 29 (11.55%) J2EE
20 29 (11.55%) Web Services
20 29 (11.55%) Change Management
21 28 (11.16%) CSS

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 64 (25.50%) WebSphere
2 23 (9.16%) WebSphere Application Server
3 19 (7.57%) Apache
4 18 (7.17%) IIS
5 16 (6.37%) CICS
6 13 (5.18%) WebLogic
7 10 (3.98%) JBoss
7 10 (3.98%) Tomcat
8 7 (2.79%) MQSeries
9 5 (1.99%) CMS
9 5 (1.99%) Confluence
9 5 (1.99%) OpenStack
10 4 (1.59%) MS Exchange
10 4 (1.59%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
11 3 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (1.20%) iPlanet
11 3 (1.20%) Mule
12 2 (0.80%) nginx
12 2 (0.80%) SAS
12 2 (0.80%) Smallworld
Applications
1 5 (1.99%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.80%) SPSS
3 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.40%) MS Project
3 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) BusinessWare
1 3 (1.20%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (1.20%) SAP R/3
1 3 (1.20%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.80%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (0.80%) Magento
2 2 (0.80%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.40%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.40%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.40%) Movex
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.40%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (0.40%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.37%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.39%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.40%) IaaS
4 1 (0.40%) PaaS
4 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.57%) SSL
2 18 (7.17%) Firewall
3 16 (6.37%) SAN
4 9 (3.59%) DNS
5 7 (2.79%) HTTP
5 7 (2.79%) SNMP
6 6 (2.39%) VPN
7 5 (1.99%) DMZ
7 5 (1.99%) Network Security
8 3 (1.20%) DHCP
8 3 (1.20%) Internet
8 3 (1.20%) IPsec
8 3 (1.20%) SSH
8 3 (1.20%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.80%) Converged Networks
9 2 (0.80%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.80%) LAN
9 2 (0.80%) LDAP
10 1 (0.40%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (0.40%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (25.50%) SQL Server
2 31 (12.35%) Relational Database
3 28 (11.16%) MySQL
4 26 (10.36%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (7.57%) NoSQL
6 15 (5.98%) Oracle Database
7 14 (5.58%) RDBMS
7 14 (5.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (5.18%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (3.19%) Big Data
9 8 (3.19%) DataStage
9 8 (3.19%) IBM InfoSphere
9 8 (3.19%) JasperReports
10 7 (2.79%) Apache Hive
10 7 (2.79%) Hadoop
10 7 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (2.39%) Amazon Redshift
11 6 (2.39%) QlikView
12 5 (1.99%) DB2 UDB
12 5 (1.99%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 20 (7.97%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.77%) JIRA
3 16 (6.37%) JUnit
3 16 (6.37%) Selenium
4 14 (5.58%) Jenkins
4 14 (5.58%) SoapUI
5 12 (4.78%) Ant
5 12 (4.78%) Maven
5 12 (4.78%) Subversion
6 10 (3.98%) Eclipse
7 8 (3.19%) Rational Application Developer
7 8 (3.19%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 6 (2.39%) Cucumber
8 6 (2.39%) Gerrit
8 6 (2.39%) Talend Open Studio
9 4 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (1.59%) ClearCase
9 4 (1.59%) JBehave
9 4 (1.59%) Mockito
9 4 (1.59%) Toad
General
1 75 (29.88%) Finance
2 38 (15.14%) Banking
3 15 (5.98%) Retail
4 11 (4.38%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.59%) Investment Banking
6 8 (3.19%) Publishing
7 7 (2.79%) Front Office
8 4 (1.59%) Marketing
9 3 (1.20%) Back Office
9 3 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.40%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (32.67%) Developer
2 35 (13.94%) Architect
3 24 (9.56%) Analyst
4 19 (7.57%) Java Developer
5 16 (6.37%) Consultant
5 16 (6.37%) Data Analyst
6 11 (4.38%) Mainframe Developer
7 10 (3.98%) ETL Developer
7 10 (3.98%) SQL Developer
8 9 (3.59%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (3.59%) PHP Developer
8 9 (3.59%) SSIS Developer
9 8 (3.19%) Administrator
9 8 (3.19%) DBA
9 8 (3.19%) Security Consultant
10 7 (2.79%) DB2 Developer
10 7 (2.79%) Designer
10 7 (2.79%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (2.79%) Senior Developer
10 7 (2.79%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (13.94%) HTML
1 35 (13.94%) Middleware
2 32 (12.75%) XML
3 29 (11.55%) J2EE
3 29 (11.55%) Web Services
4 28 (11.16%) CSS
5 24 (9.56%) Spring
6 22 (8.76%) .NET
6 22 (8.76%) JSP
7 19 (7.57%) JMS
8 18 (7.17%) jQuery
9 17 (6.77%) Ajax
9 17 (6.77%) JSON
10 16 (6.37%) Struts
10 16 (6.37%) WebSphere MQ
11 15 (5.98%) JSTL
11 15 (5.98%) REST
11 15 (5.98%) XSD
12 14 (5.58%) SOAP
13 13 (5.18%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 45 (17.93%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (9.96%) Mainframe
3 19 (7.57%) iSeries
4 11 (4.38%) Data Centre
4 11 (4.38%) VSAM
5 10 (3.98%) AS400
5 10 (3.98%) Web 2.0
6 8 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (3.19%) Virtual Team
7 7 (2.79%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.79%) Replication
8 5 (1.99%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.99%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.99%) FMCG
9 4 (1.59%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.59%) Data Extraction
9 4 (1.59%) DataPower
9 4 (1.59%) IBM Mainframe
9 4 (1.59%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.59%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 81 (32.27%) Linux
2 67 (26.69%) Unix
3 49 (19.52%) Windows
4 37 (14.74%) AIX
5 16 (6.37%) Windows Server
6 14 (5.58%) Solaris
7 11 (4.38%) zOS
8 10 (3.98%) Apple iOS
9 8 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (2.79%) SUSE
11 6 (2.39%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (1.20%) CentOS
13 3 (1.20%) Windows 7
13 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.40%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (25.10%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (17.93%) Data Modelling
3 38 (15.14%) SDLC
4 32 (12.75%) Scrum
5 30 (11.95%) OO
6 29 (11.55%) Change Management
7 27 (10.76%) ETL
8 26 (10.36%) ITIL
8 26 (10.36%) SOA
9 24 (9.56%) TDD
10 23 (9.16%) E-Commerce
10 23 (9.16%) Migration
11 22 (8.76%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (8.37%) Data Management
13 20 (7.97%) Performance Tuning
14 17 (6.77%) Web Development
15 16 (6.37%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (6.37%) Project Management
16 15 (5.98%) Configuration Management
17 14 (5.58%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 125 (49.80%) SQL
2 89 (35.46%) Java
3 46 (18.33%) JavaScript
4 32 (12.75%) Python
5 30 (11.95%) Perl
6 27 (10.76%) C++
7 25 (9.96%) COBOL
8 20 (7.97%) PowerShell
9 17 (6.77%) C
10 15 (5.98%) Shell Script
11 14 (5.58%) JCL
12 12 (4.78%) PHP
13 11 (4.38%) C#
13 11 (4.38%) Korn
14 10 (3.98%) Bash Shell
15 8 (3.19%) R
16 5 (1.99%) RPG IV
17 4 (1.59%) T-SQL
18 3 (1.20%) Ruby
18 3 (1.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (6.77%) Degree
2 5 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.20%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 3 (1.20%) CCSP
3 3 (1.20%) CISM
3 3 (1.20%) CISSP
4 2 (0.80%) CCNA
4 2 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.40%) ISEB
5 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.40%) MBA
5 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.57%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.79%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.39%) QA
4 2 (0.80%) COBIT
4 2 (0.80%) SEPA
5 1 (0.40%) COREP
5 1 (0.40%) FINREP
System Software
1 23 (9.16%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.19%) vSphere
4 6 (2.39%) Docker
5 5 (1.99%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (1.99%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.59%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.20%) ClearTrust
8 2 (0.80%) HDFS
8 2 (0.80%) NFS
8 2 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.40%) ACF2
9 1 (0.40%) Firmware
9 1 (0.40%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.40%) KVM
9 1 (0.40%) RACF
9 1 (0.40%) SRDF
9 1 (0.40%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (4.78%) Puppet
2 7 (2.79%) Ansible
2 7 (2.79%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.59%) SCCM
4 3 (1.20%) CA Single Sign-On
4 3 (1.20%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (0.80%) SCOM
5 2 (0.80%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.40%) CA Endevor
6 1 (0.40%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.40%) Control-M
6 1 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.40%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.40%) OMEGAMON
6 1 (0.40%) Oozie
6 1 (0.40%) Sun Identity Manager
Vendors
1 118 (47.01%) Oracle
2 76 (30.28%) IBM
3 48 (19.12%) Sybase
4 26 (10.36%) Microsoft
5 16 (6.37%) VMware
6 13 (5.18%) Teradata
7 12 (4.78%) Ab Initio
7 12 (4.78%) Netezza
8 11 (4.38%) SAP
9 9 (3.59%) Pega
10 8 (3.19%) Informatica
11 7 (2.79%) ATG
11 7 (2.79%) Canoo
11 7 (2.79%) F5
11 7 (2.79%) Google
11 7 (2.79%) hybris
12 6 (2.39%) Citrix
12 6 (2.39%) HP
12 6 (2.39%) Talend
13 5 (1.99%) CA
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