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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 261 219 233
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +14
Contract jobs citing DB2 162 220 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.68% 0.88% 0.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.97% 3.87% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 130 96
Average daily rate
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£449 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.58% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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
5450 5678 5415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.73% 22.70% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3655 3915 3603
Average daily rate £450 £433 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 35 66
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £18.80 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £59.16 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +2 43 £425 - 5
Greenford - 7 - -
Orpington - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Chessington - - - -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 149 (55.60%) SQL
1 149 (55.60%) Oracle
2 87 (32.46%) SQL Server
3 83 (30.97%) Linux
4 72 (26.87%) IBM
5 68 (25.37%) Finance
6 60 (22.39%) UNIX
7 59 (22.01%) Retail
8 57 (21.27%) Mainframe
9 56 (20.90%) Relational Database
10 50 (18.66%) Java
11 45 (16.79%) Sybase
12 43 (16.04%) Windows
13 42 (15.67%) Perl
13 42 (15.67%) Banking
14 38 (14.18%) Hadoop
14 38 (14.18%) Data Warehouse
15 37 (13.81%) Business Intelligence
16 33 (12.31%) Analytics
17 32 (11.94%) XML
18 31 (11.57%) Oracle Database
19 30 (11.19%) E-Commerce
19 30 (11.19%) WebSphere
20 28 (10.45%) Degree
20 28 (10.45%) ETL
21 27 (10.07%) SAS
21 27 (10.07%) COBOL
22 26 (9.70%) JavaScript
23 25 (9.33%) Data Modelling
23 25 (9.33%) RDBMS

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 30 (11.19%) WebSphere
2 27 (10.07%) SAS
3 24 (8.96%) CICS
4 20 (7.46%) MQSeries
5 15 (5.60%) WebSphere Application Server
6 12 (4.48%) IIS
6 12 (4.48%) Apache
7 7 (2.61%) Confluence
8 6 (2.24%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.49%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (1.12%) Oracle Coherence
10 3 (1.12%) Tuxedo
11 2 (0.75%) WebSphere Portal
12 1 (0.37%) Moodle
12 1 (0.37%) Mule
12 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Process Server
12 1 (0.37%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.37%) TeamSite
12 1 (0.37%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 21 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.24%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.49%) MS Office
5 3 (1.12%) SPSS
6 2 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (4.48%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.49%) Tridion
2 4 (1.49%) Maximo
3 3 (1.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.75%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.75%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.37%) Agresso
5 1 (0.37%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.37%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.72%) Internet
2 12 (4.48%) Network Security
3 11 (4.10%) SAN
3 11 (4.10%) Firewall
4 10 (3.73%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (3.36%) VLAN
5 9 (3.36%) NetScaler
5 9 (3.36%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (3.36%) Ethernet
5 9 (3.36%) VPN
6 8 (2.99%) DNS
6 8 (2.99%) BGP
6 8 (2.99%) Cisco ISE
7 7 (2.61%) IPsec
8 6 (2.24%) HTTP
8 6 (2.24%) LDAP
9 4 (1.49%) FTP
9 4 (1.49%) SSL
10 3 (1.12%) LAN
10 3 (1.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (32.46%) SQL Server
2 56 (20.90%) Relational Database
3 38 (14.18%) Hadoop
3 38 (14.18%) Data Warehouse
4 31 (11.57%) Oracle Database
5 25 (9.33%) RDBMS
6 19 (7.09%) MySQL
7 18 (6.72%) Big Data
8 17 (6.34%) Data Mining
9 14 (5.22%) Sybase ASE
10 13 (4.85%) NoSQL
11 12 (4.48%) MongoDB
11 12 (4.48%) Oracle OLAP
11 12 (4.48%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (4.48%) OLAP
12 10 (3.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (3.36%) Oracle Database 10g
14 8 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (2.99%) Oracle Exadata
14 8 (2.99%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 13 (4.85%) Subversion
2 12 (4.48%) Maven
3 11 (4.10%) Ant
3 11 (4.10%) Eclipse
4 9 (3.36%) QuickTest Pro
5 8 (2.99%) JIRA
6 6 (2.24%) ClearCase
7 5 (1.87%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
7 5 (1.87%) Toad
7 5 (1.87%) JUnit
7 5 (1.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (1.87%) LoadRunner
7 5 (1.87%) PowerBuilder
7 5 (1.87%) ERwin
7 5 (1.87%) ClearQuest
7 5 (1.87%) Selenium
8 4 (1.49%) Log4j
8 4 (1.49%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.12%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.12%) Jenkins
General
1 68 (25.37%) Finance
2 59 (22.01%) Retail
3 42 (15.67%) Banking
4 22 (8.21%) Marketing
5 20 (7.46%) Investment Banking
6 15 (5.60%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.24%) Games
8 3 (1.12%) Publishing
8 3 (1.12%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.12%) French Language
9 2 (0.75%) Advertising
10 1 (0.37%) Back Office
10 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.37%) Legal
10 1 (0.37%) German Language
10 1 (0.37%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 80 (29.85%) Developer
2 48 (17.91%) Analyst
3 34 (12.69%) Architect
4 30 (11.19%) DBA
5 13 (4.85%) Tester
5 13 (4.85%) Consultant
5 13 (4.85%) Administrator
5 13 (4.85%) Java Developer
6 12 (4.48%) DB2 DBA
7 11 (4.10%) SQL Developer
7 11 (4.10%) Database Specialist
7 11 (4.10%) Systems Analyst
8 10 (3.73%) Business Analyst
8 10 (3.73%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (3.73%) Programmer
8 10 (3.73%) Sybase DBA
9 8 (2.99%) Ab Initio Developer
9 8 (2.99%) Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (2.99%) Data Architect
10 7 (2.61%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (11.94%) XML
2 23 (8.58%) HTML
3 20 (7.46%) .NET
4 19 (7.09%) J2EE
4 19 (7.09%) Web Services
5 12 (4.48%) Spring
6 11 (4.10%) JMS
6 11 (4.10%) Middleware
6 11 (4.10%) JDBC
6 11 (4.10%) JSP
7 9 (3.36%) Regular Expression
8 8 (2.99%) Flash
9 7 (2.61%) CSS
9 7 (2.61%) Servlets
9 7 (2.61%) SOAP
9 7 (2.61%) Hibernate
9 7 (2.61%) WebSphere MQ
9 7 (2.61%) ISPF
9 7 (2.61%) MDX
10 6 (2.24%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 57 (21.27%) Mainframe
2 22 (8.21%) Replication
3 14 (5.22%) Enterprise Storage
4 11 (4.10%) CLARiiON
4 11 (4.10%) Symmetrix
4 11 (4.10%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.73%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.24%) Data Integration
6 6 (2.24%) Visualisation
7 5 (1.87%) IBM Mainframe
7 5 (1.87%) Firmware
7 5 (1.87%) VSAM
8 4 (1.49%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.49%) EPoS
8 4 (1.49%) Data Conversion
8 4 (1.49%) Credit Risk
8 4 (1.49%) Web 2.0
9 3 (1.12%) Statistics
9 3 (1.12%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.12%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 83 (30.97%) Linux
2 60 (22.39%) UNIX
3 43 (16.04%) Windows
4 24 (8.96%) AIX
5 23 (8.58%) Solaris
6 15 (5.60%) SUSE
7 14 (5.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (4.48%) zOS
9 9 (3.36%) Oracle Linux
10 7 (2.61%) HPUX
11 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.37%) Tru64
12 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.37%) MVS
12 1 (0.37%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (13.81%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (12.31%) Analytics
3 30 (11.19%) E-Commerce
4 28 (10.45%) ETL
5 25 (9.33%) Data Modelling
5 25 (9.33%) Performance Tuning
6 23 (8.58%) Migration
7 18 (6.72%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (6.34%) Change Management
9 15 (5.60%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (5.60%) ITIL
9 15 (5.60%) UML
10 14 (5.22%) Service Management
11 13 (4.85%) Systems Analysis
12 11 (4.10%) OO
13 10 (3.73%) Configuration Management
13 10 (3.73%) Regression Testing
13 10 (3.73%) Load Balancing
13 10 (3.73%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (3.36%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 149 (55.60%) SQL
2 50 (18.66%) Java
3 42 (15.67%) Perl
4 27 (10.07%) COBOL
5 26 (9.70%) JavaScript
6 17 (6.34%) JCL
7 15 (5.60%) PL/SQL
8 13 (4.85%) Shell Script
9 12 (4.48%) C#
10 10 (3.73%) Python
11 8 (2.99%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.87%) C++
12 5 (1.87%) C
13 4 (1.49%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.49%) XPath
14 3 (1.12%) Korn
14 3 (1.12%) VBA
15 2 (0.75%) REXX
15 2 (0.75%) R
15 2 (0.75%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 28 (10.45%) Degree
2 8 (2.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (2.99%) ISEB
3 7 (2.61%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.87%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.37%) CISSP
5 1 (0.37%) IBM Certification
5 1 (0.37%) IBM WebSphere Certification
5 1 (0.37%) CISM
5 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.34%) QA
2 5 (1.87%) SLA
3 2 (0.75%) COBIT
3 2 (0.75%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.75%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (3.73%) Oracle RAC
1 10 (3.73%) vSphere
2 8 (2.99%) FreeRADIUS
3 6 (2.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 6 (2.24%) HDFS
4 5 (1.87%) Apache Flume
5 4 (1.49%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (1.12%) RACF
7 2 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.99%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.87%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 5 (1.87%) CA Endevor
2 5 (1.87%) Ambari
2 5 (1.87%) Oozie
3 4 (1.49%) Data Guard
3 4 (1.49%) CA Spectrum
4 3 (1.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.12%) OMEGAMON
4 3 (1.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.75%) Foglight
5 2 (0.75%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.37%) Netcool
6 1 (0.37%) Puppet
6 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 149 (55.60%) Oracle
2 72 (26.87%) IBM
3 45 (16.79%) Sybase
4 20 (7.46%) Cisco
4 20 (7.46%) EMC
5 19 (7.09%) Teradata
6 18 (6.72%) Tableau
7 16 (5.97%) Ab Initio
7 16 (5.97%) Business Objects
7 16 (5.97%) Microsoft
8 15 (5.60%) VMware
8 15 (5.60%) Red Hat
9 14 (5.22%) Google
9 14 (5.22%) SAP
10 13 (4.85%) Sun
11 12 (4.48%) Omniture
11 12 (4.48%) CA
12 11 (4.10%) HP
13 9 (3.36%) Citrix
13 9 (3.36%) CheckPoint
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