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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 90 67 67
Rank change year-on-year
-23 0
Contract jobs citing DB2 12 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.67% 1.43% 0.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.18% 6.35% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £500 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +37.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £368 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £570 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £65.00 £30.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+116.66% +14.28%
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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
377 299 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 21.06% 22.45% 20.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 204 137
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £255 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £18.45 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.50 £18.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -3.22%

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
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 27 August 2015, 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 13 (72.22%) Mainframe
2 9 (50.00%) UNIX
2 9 (50.00%) Finance
3 8 (44.44%) Oracle
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (27.78%) COBOL
5 5 (27.78%) zOS
6 4 (22.22%) CA
6 4 (22.22%) RACF
6 4 (22.22%) JCL
6 4 (22.22%) Middleware
6 4 (22.22%) LDAP
6 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (22.22%) ETL
6 4 (22.22%) IBM
6 4 (22.22%) CICS
6 4 (22.22%) PKI
6 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
6 4 (22.22%) Firewall
7 2 (11.11%) Service Management
7 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (11.11%) E-business
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (11.11%) Assembly Language
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (11.11%) SmartStream
7 2 (11.11%) SAS
7 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 2 (11.11%) AIX
7 2 (11.11%) Solaris

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 4 (22.22%) CICS
1 4 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.11%) SAS
3 1 (5.56%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) LDAP
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle OWB
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (11.11%) Base SAS
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (5.56%) IDMS
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) DBA
3 2 (11.11%) Programme Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Programmer
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Programme Manager
4 1 (5.56%) SAS Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) COBOL Programmer
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Programmer
4 1 (5.56%) COBOL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Mainframe DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Mainframe Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Insight Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Middleware
2 2 (11.11%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (72.22%) Mainframe
2 4 (22.22%) PKI
3 2 (11.11%) VSAM
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) UNIX
2 5 (27.78%) zOS
3 2 (11.11%) AIX
3 2 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ETL
2 2 (11.11%) Service Management
2 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (11.11%) E-business
2 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 2 (11.11%) Resource Management
3 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Stress Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.56%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) COBOL
2 4 (22.22%) JCL
3 2 (11.11%) Assembly Language
4 1 (5.56%) Caml Language
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) RACF
2 1 (5.56%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) IBM
2 4 (22.22%) CA
3 2 (11.11%) SmartStream
4 1 (5.56%) TIBCO
4 1 (5.56%) Actimize
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago