The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 26 49 59
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +10
Contract jobs citing DB2 49 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.66% 2.24% 1.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 21.03% 12.58% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 4
Average daily rate
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£388 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £560 £665
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £425 £395
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
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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 Milton Keynes region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
233 159 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 26.94% 17.81% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 110 68
Average daily rate £389 £325 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.61% -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.32% -16.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 34 (56.67%) Finance
2 27 (45.00%) SQL
3 26 (43.33%) DB2 UDB
4 24 (40.00%) Oracle
5 19 (31.67%) UNIX
6 18 (30.00%) VB
7 14 (23.33%) .NET
7 14 (23.33%) Clustering
8 12 (20.00%) Banking
8 12 (20.00%) PowerShell
8 12 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
8 12 (20.00%) MS Office
8 12 (20.00%) LDAP
8 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 11 (18.33%) Tivoli
10 10 (16.67%) Data Protection
10 10 (16.67%) Security Management
10 10 (16.67%) SLA
10 10 (16.67%) Linux
10 10 (16.67%) Java
11 9 (15.00%) HTML
11 9 (15.00%) SOAP
11 9 (15.00%) XML
11 9 (15.00%) Windows
11 9 (15.00%) AIX
11 9 (15.00%) Management Information System
11 9 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (15.00%) CISSP
11 9 (15.00%) TIBCO
11 9 (15.00%) BusinessWorks

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 7 (11.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.67%) IIS
3 1 (1.67%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (20.00%) MS Office
1 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (15.00%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (3.33%) Staffware
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.00%) LDAP
2 3 (5.00%) Intranet
2 3 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (43.33%) DB2 UDB
2 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.67%) MySQL
8 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
General
1 34 (56.67%) Finance
2 12 (20.00%) Banking
3 9 (15.00%) Spanish Language
4 4 (6.67%) Retail
5 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.33%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (41.67%) Analyst
2 14 (23.33%) Administrator
3 11 (18.33%) Security Analyst
3 11 (18.33%) DBA
4 10 (16.67%) DB2 DBA
5 8 (13.33%) IT Security Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 6 (10.00%) Programmer
7 4 (6.67%) Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Designer
9 2 (3.33%) Architect
9 2 (3.33%) Developer
9 2 (3.33%) WebSphere Consultant
10 1 (1.67%) Technical Architect
10 1 (1.67%) Technical Consultant
10 1 (1.67%) AWS Developer
10 1 (1.67%) AWS Consultant
10 1 (1.67%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.33%) .NET
2 9 (15.00%) SOAP
2 9 (15.00%) XML
2 9 (15.00%) HTML
3 8 (13.33%) TIBCO EMS
4 3 (5.00%) J2EE
5 1 (1.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Clustering
2 9 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.33%) Mainframe
4 3 (5.00%) IVR
4 3 (5.00%) VSAM
5 2 (3.33%) Credit Risk
5 2 (3.33%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (3.33%) SWIFT
5 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.67%) UNIX
2 10 (16.67%) Linux
3 9 (15.00%) Windows
3 9 (15.00%) AIX
4 8 (13.33%) Solaris
5 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.67%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
2 10 (16.67%) Security Management
2 10 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 9 (15.00%) Project Management
3 9 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (15.00%) Information Security
3 9 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (11.67%) High Availability
5 5 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (6.67%) Business Analysis
6 4 (6.67%) Change Data Capture
7 3 (5.00%) Scrum
7 3 (5.00%) SDLC
7 3 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.00%) ITIL
8 2 (3.33%) Asset Management
8 2 (3.33%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.67%) Business Analytics
9 1 (1.67%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 27 (45.00%) SQL
2 18 (30.00%) VB
3 12 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 10 (16.67%) Java
5 7 (11.67%) JCL
5 7 (11.67%) Korn
5 7 (11.67%) Bash Shell
6 6 (10.00%) COBOL
7 3 (5.00%) VBScript
8 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) CISSP
2 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (18.33%) Tivoli
2 4 (6.67%) Control-M
3 3 (5.00%) CA Endevor
3 3 (5.00%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 24 (40.00%) Oracle
2 9 (15.00%) TIBCO
3 5 (8.33%) IBM
4 3 (5.00%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (1.67%) Cognos