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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 269 283 261
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -22
Contract jobs citing DB2 135 114 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.61% 0.50% 0.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.62% 2.24% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 69 74
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£450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £302 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £32.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £26.25
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
5143 5091 4771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 23.20% 22.50% 21.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3609 3624 3278
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 25 56
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £16.75 £17.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £125.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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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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 +25 39 £513 +12.63% 13
Canary Wharf - 13 £400 -
Greenford +5 9 - -
Paddington - 1 - -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 126 (43.60%) Oracle
2 117 (40.48%) SQL
3 103 (35.64%) Java
4 95 (32.87%) Linux
5 86 (29.76%) UNIX
6 83 (28.72%) Finance
7 73 (25.26%) SQL Server
8 63 (21.80%) IBM
9 60 (20.76%) Relational Database
10 58 (20.07%) Banking
11 56 (19.38%) Agile Software Development
12 55 (19.03%) Sybase
13 52 (17.99%) Data Modelling
14 47 (16.26%) Mainframe
14 47 (16.26%) WebSphere
15 45 (15.57%) CICS
16 44 (15.22%) Windows
17 43 (14.88%) XML
17 43 (14.88%) COBOL
18 37 (12.80%) Perl
19 36 (12.46%) AIX
20 35 (12.11%) ETL
21 34 (11.76%) J2EE
21 34 (11.76%) Spring
22 33 (11.42%) JavaScript
22 33 (11.42%) Web Services
22 33 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
23 32 (11.07%) Business Intelligence
23 32 (11.07%) RDBMS
24 30 (10.38%) TDD

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 47 (16.26%) WebSphere
2 45 (15.57%) CICS
3 27 (9.34%) WebSphere Application Server
4 22 (7.61%) Tomcat
5 16 (5.54%) IIS
5 16 (5.54%) SAS
6 14 (4.84%) Apache
7 11 (3.81%) IBM HTTP Server
8 10 (3.46%) WebSphere Portal
9 8 (2.77%) WebSphere Process Server
9 8 (2.77%) Confluence
10 7 (2.42%) MQSeries
10 7 (2.42%) WebLogic
11 6 (2.08%) JBoss
12 3 (1.04%) NetWeaver
13 2 (0.69%) CMS
13 2 (0.69%) FileNet
13 2 (0.69%) Oracle Coherence
13 2 (0.69%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.69%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (3.81%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.73%) SPSS
3 1 (0.35%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.77%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (1.04%) TIBCO iProcess
2 3 (1.04%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.35%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.35%) HFM
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.35%) Unica
3 1 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.35%) Tridion
3 1 (0.35%) BusinessWare
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.35%) SaaS
2 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.61%) HTTP
2 7 (2.42%) SAN
3 5 (1.73%) LAN
3 5 (1.73%) WAN
3 5 (1.73%) Firewall
4 3 (1.04%) Network Security
4 3 (1.04%) Internet
5 2 (0.69%) IPsec
5 2 (0.69%) BGP
5 2 (0.69%) DNS
5 2 (0.69%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.69%) VPN
5 2 (0.69%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.69%) VLAN
5 2 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.69%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (0.69%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (0.69%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.69%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (25.26%) SQL Server
2 60 (20.76%) Relational Database
3 32 (11.07%) RDBMS
4 29 (10.03%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (6.57%) Oracle Database
6 16 (5.54%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (4.84%) Big Data
8 13 (4.50%) DB2 UDB
9 12 (4.15%) MySQL
9 12 (4.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (4.15%) Hadoop
10 11 (3.81%) QlikView
10 11 (3.81%) DataStage
11 10 (3.46%) Star Schema
11 10 (3.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (3.46%) KDB
11 10 (3.46%) NoSQL
11 10 (3.46%) MongoDB
12 8 (2.77%) SAP BI
12 8 (2.77%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 24 (8.30%) Subversion
2 17 (5.88%) Maven
3 14 (4.84%) Ant
3 14 (4.84%) Git (software)
4 13 (4.50%) JUnit
5 11 (3.81%) JIRA
6 8 (2.77%) Introscope
6 8 (2.77%) Jenkins
7 7 (2.42%) jMock
8 6 (2.08%) Selenium
9 5 (1.73%) LoadRunner
10 4 (1.38%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.38%) ClearCase
10 4 (1.38%) QuickTest Pro
10 4 (1.38%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.04%) Toad
11 3 (1.04%) ChangeMan
11 3 (1.04%) JMeter
12 2 (0.69%) XPEDITER
12 2 (0.69%) ERwin
General
1 83 (28.72%) Finance
2 58 (20.07%) Banking
3 23 (7.96%) Retail
4 21 (7.27%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.73%) Marketing
5 5 (1.73%) Back Office
6 3 (1.04%) Front Office
7 2 (0.69%) Advertising
7 2 (0.69%) Legal
7 2 (0.69%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.69%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.35%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 110 (38.06%) Developer
2 49 (16.96%) Java Developer
3 41 (14.19%) Architect
4 40 (13.84%) Analyst
5 19 (6.57%) Senior Developer
6 16 (5.54%) Consultant
7 15 (5.19%) DBA
8 14 (4.84%) Administrator
9 13 (4.50%) Data Architect
10 12 (4.15%) Programmer
10 12 (4.15%) Support Analyst
10 12 (4.15%) Senior Java Developer
11 11 (3.81%) DB2 DBA
11 11 (3.81%) Technical Support
11 11 (3.81%) Technical Analyst
11 11 (3.81%) Technical Support Analyst
12 10 (3.46%) CICS Systems Programmer
12 10 (3.46%) Systems Programmer
12 10 (3.46%) Technical Leader
12 10 (3.46%) CICS Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (14.88%) XML
2 34 (11.76%) J2EE
2 34 (11.76%) Spring
3 33 (11.42%) Web Services
4 26 (9.00%) Hibernate
5 25 (8.65%) REST
6 24 (8.30%) SOAP
7 20 (6.92%) HTML
8 18 (6.23%) JSON
9 17 (5.88%) .NET
10 15 (5.19%) JSP
10 15 (5.19%) XSL
11 13 (4.50%) RESTful
11 13 (4.50%) Servlets
12 12 (4.15%) Middleware
13 11 (3.81%) JDBC
14 10 (3.46%) EJB
14 10 (3.46%) XSD
14 10 (3.46%) Ajax
15 9 (3.11%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 47 (16.26%) Mainframe
2 33 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.57%) N-Tier
3 19 (6.57%) Computer Science
4 16 (5.54%) Derivative
5 14 (4.84%) LPAR
6 12 (4.15%) Equity Derivative
7 11 (3.81%) Open Source
8 9 (3.11%) Replication
9 8 (2.77%) Visualisation
9 8 (2.77%) Mobile App
10 7 (2.42%) Data Structures
10 7 (2.42%) VSAM
10 7 (2.42%) Fixed Income
10 7 (2.42%) Equities
11 5 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.73%) Reference Data
12 4 (1.38%) AS400
13 3 (1.04%) iSeries
13 3 (1.04%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 95 (32.87%) Linux
2 86 (29.76%) UNIX
3 44 (15.22%) Windows
4 36 (12.46%) AIX
5 22 (7.61%) zOS
6 13 (4.50%) Solaris
7 2 (0.69%) SUSE
7 2 (0.69%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.69%) OS/390
7 2 (0.69%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.69%) CentOS
7 2 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.69%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.35%) Android
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.35%) HPUX
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (19.38%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (17.99%) Data Modelling
3 35 (12.11%) ETL
4 32 (11.07%) Business Intelligence
5 30 (10.38%) TDD
6 29 (10.03%) E-Commerce
7 27 (9.34%) Migration
8 24 (8.30%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (7.61%) OO
9 22 (7.61%) Performance Tuning
10 20 (6.92%) ITIL
11 18 (6.23%) Unit Testing
11 18 (6.23%) Multithreading
12 17 (5.88%) Release Management
13 15 (5.19%) Scrum
14 11 (3.81%) Project Management
14 11 (3.81%) Change Management
15 10 (3.46%) SOA
15 10 (3.46%) UML
15 10 (3.46%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 117 (40.48%) SQL
2 103 (35.64%) Java
3 43 (14.88%) COBOL
4 37 (12.80%) Perl
5 33 (11.42%) JavaScript
6 19 (6.57%) PL/SQL
7 18 (6.23%) Python
8 17 (5.88%) T-SQL
8 17 (5.88%) JCL
8 17 (5.88%) Shell Script
9 13 (4.50%) Jython
10 12 (4.15%) C#
11 10 (3.46%) Assembly Language
11 10 (3.46%) Korn
12 9 (3.11%) PowerShell
13 8 (2.77%) XPath
14 4 (1.38%) ABAP
15 3 (1.04%) R
15 3 (1.04%) Bash Shell
15 3 (1.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (4.50%) Degree
2 5 (1.73%) ISEB
3 4 (1.38%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.38%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.04%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.35%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.81%) QA
2 6 (2.08%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.73%) HDFS
2 4 (1.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 4 (1.38%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.04%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.69%) vSphere
4 2 (0.69%) FreeRADIUS
4 2 (0.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.35%) Docker
5 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Directory Server
5 1 (0.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (2.77%) Tivoli
1 8 (2.77%) CA Wily
2 6 (2.08%) CA Endevor
2 6 (2.08%) Puppet
3 3 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.69%) Nagios
4 2 (0.69%) OMEGAMON
4 2 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.69%) Salt
4 2 (0.69%) nmon
4 2 (0.69%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (0.69%) Oozie
4 2 (0.69%) Ambari
5 1 (0.35%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.35%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 126 (43.60%) Oracle
2 63 (21.80%) IBM
3 55 (19.03%) Sybase
4 21 (7.27%) Informatica
5 20 (6.92%) Microsoft
5 20 (6.92%) Teradata
6 18 (6.23%) Tableau
7 16 (5.54%) Netezza
8 14 (4.84%) Greenplum
9 12 (4.15%) CA
10 10 (3.46%) SAP
11 9 (3.11%) Business Objects
12 7 (2.42%) Ab Initio
13 6 (2.08%) HP
13 6 (2.08%) BMC
14 5 (1.73%) Cisco
14 5 (1.73%) Cognos
14 5 (1.73%) webMethods
14 5 (1.73%) TIBCO
14 5 (1.73%) ATG
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