The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 82 85 81
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing DB2 22 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.23% 0.35% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.80% 1.50% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 3
Average daily rate £400 £450 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.22% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £366 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.19% -8.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £39.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-24.05% +64.58%
DB2
North West

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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
379 333 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 21.20% 23.50% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 217 155
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 7
Average hourly rate £17.00 £25.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% -24.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DB2 across the Manchester region.

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the Manchester region.

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 20 (39.22%) Oracle
2 19 (37.25%) Unix
2 19 (37.25%) Mainframe
2 19 (37.25%) WebSphere
3 15 (29.41%) CICS
4 14 (27.45%) IBM
5 13 (25.49%) zOS
5 13 (25.49%) WebLogic
5 13 (25.49%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (23.53%) Java
6 12 (23.53%) Linux
6 12 (23.53%) CA
6 12 (23.53%) JCL
7 11 (21.57%) RACF
7 11 (21.57%) Web Services
7 11 (21.57%) Windows
7 11 (21.57%) WebSphere Application Server
7 11 (21.57%) CA Endevor
7 11 (21.57%) QA
8 10 (19.61%) Finance
8 10 (19.61%) AIX
8 10 (19.61%) WebSphere MQ
9 9 (17.65%) Middleware
9 9 (17.65%) Solaris
9 9 (17.65%) Computer Science
10 8 (15.69%) IBM Integration Bus
10 8 (15.69%) Shell Script
10 8 (15.69%) DNS
10 8 (15.69%) SSL
10 8 (15.69%) SMTP

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 19 (37.25%) WebSphere
2 15 (29.41%) CICS
3 13 (25.49%) WebLogic
4 11 (21.57%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (13.73%) SAS
6 5 (9.80%) NetWeaver
7 3 (5.88%) JBoss
7 3 (5.88%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (3.92%) Apache Solr
8 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (9.80%) SAP SRM
1 5 (9.80%) Unica
2 3 (5.88%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
3 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.69%) DNS
1 8 (15.69%) SMTP
1 8 (15.69%) SNMP
1 8 (15.69%) SSL
1 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.92%) WinSCP
3 1 (1.96%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.96%) Firewall
3 1 (1.96%) LDAP
3 1 (1.96%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) Base SAS
2 5 (9.80%) SAP BW
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.92%) MS Access
4 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.96%) Easytrieve
5 1 (1.96%) IDMS
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.96%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Subversion
2 3 (5.88%) JIRA
2 3 (5.88%) JUnit
2 3 (5.88%) Log4j
3 2 (3.92%) HP UFT
3 2 (3.92%) LoadRunner
3 2 (3.92%) Toad
4 1 (1.96%) CA Gen
General
1 10 (19.61%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Marketing
3 6 (11.76%) Legal
4 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.92%) Banking
5 2 (3.92%) Retail
6 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (52.94%) Analyst
2 14 (27.45%) Developer
3 11 (21.57%) CICS Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Database Developer
4 5 (9.80%) DBA
4 5 (9.80%) Java Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Middleware Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) SAP Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) SAS Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Administrator
5 4 (7.84%) DB2 DBA
5 4 (7.84%) Marketing Database Developer
6 3 (5.88%) SAS Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Marketing Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) SAP Basis Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) WebSphere Developer
7 2 (3.92%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.57%) Web Services
2 10 (19.61%) WebSphere MQ
3 9 (17.65%) Middleware
4 8 (15.69%) IBM Integration Bus
5 5 (9.80%) DHTML
5 5 (9.80%) HTML
5 5 (9.80%) J2EE
5 5 (9.80%) SAP Basis
5 5 (9.80%) SOAP
5 5 (9.80%) XML
5 5 (9.80%) XSLT
6 3 (5.88%) CSS
6 3 (5.88%) EJB
6 3 (5.88%) EJB 3.0
6 3 (5.88%) Hibernate
6 3 (5.88%) JDBC
6 3 (5.88%) JMS
6 3 (5.88%) JSP
6 3 (5.88%) RESTful
6 3 (5.88%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) Mainframe
2 13 (25.49%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (17.65%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) Clustering
5 1 (1.96%) Life Science
5 1 (1.96%) LPAR
5 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) PKI
5 1 (1.96%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (37.25%) Unix
2 13 (25.49%) zOS
3 12 (23.53%) Linux
4 11 (21.57%) Windows
5 10 (19.61%) AIX
6 9 (17.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (9.80%) OO
2 5 (9.80%) SAP Implementation
3 4 (7.84%) Campaign Management
3 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (7.84%) ETL
3 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
4 3 (5.88%) BPEL
4 3 (5.88%) Concurrent Programming
4 3 (5.88%) Data Management
4 3 (5.88%) Data Modelling
4 3 (5.88%) E-Procurement
4 3 (5.88%) Master Data Management
4 3 (5.88%) Multithreading
4 3 (5.88%) OOD
4 3 (5.88%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 3 (5.88%) Refactoring
4 3 (5.88%) UML
4 3 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.53%) Java
1 12 (23.53%) JCL
2 8 (15.69%) Shell Script
3 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.80%) SQL
4 4 (7.84%) COBOL
5 2 (3.92%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.96%) Korn
6 1 (1.96%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) Degree
1 2 (3.92%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.57%) QA
System Software
1 11 (21.57%) RACF
2 1 (1.96%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) CA Endevor
2 2 (3.92%) DameWare
2 2 (3.92%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (1.96%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 20 (39.22%) Oracle
2 14 (27.45%) IBM
3 12 (23.53%) CA
4 5 (9.80%) Red Hat
4 5 (9.80%) SAP
5 2 (3.92%) HP
5 2 (3.92%) LexisNexis
6 1 (1.96%) SmartStream
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