The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DB2 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 5.37% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 26.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £376 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.98% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £32.10 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+23.05% -19.75%
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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 Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
30 25 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 20.13% 14.53% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 10
Average daily rate £365 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £30.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

DB2
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 9 (100.00%) IBM
1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (77.78%) JDBC
2 7 (77.78%) RAD
2 7 (77.78%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Eclipse
2 7 (77.78%) RDBMS
2 7 (77.78%) Information Management
2 7 (77.78%) IBM InfoSphere
2 7 (77.78%) Relational Database
3 5 (55.56%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) HTTP
4 2 (22.22%) SSL
4 2 (22.22%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (22.22%) Clustering
4 2 (22.22%) Apache Solr
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (77.78%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (22.22%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (22.22%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
1 2 (22.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) RDBMS
1 7 (77.78%) IBM InfoSphere
1 7 (77.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) RAD
1 7 (77.78%) Information Management
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) Java
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) IBM
2 5 (55.56%) SAP