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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 58 55 37
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -18
Contract jobs citing DB2 11 12 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.35% 1.61% 4.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.48% 7.27% 18.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 8
Average daily rate
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£306 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 - £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 - £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £175.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £97.50 £19.45 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+401.28% -34.06%
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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
116 165 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.27% 22.18% 22.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 88 80
Average daily rate £325 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Average hourly rate £175.00 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1196.29% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £31.56 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+2.99% -1.39%

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
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 30 September 2014, 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 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 10 (30.30%) Mainframe
2 10 (30.30%) Java
2 10 (30.30%) Oracle
2 10 (30.30%) UNIX
2 10 (30.30%) IBM
2 10 (30.30%) Banking
3 8 (24.24%) COBOL
3 8 (24.24%) J2EE
4 7 (21.21%) JCL
4 7 (21.21%) WebSphere
4 7 (21.21%) IBM Mainframe
5 6 (18.18%) SQL
5 6 (18.18%) AIX
5 6 (18.18%) Linux
6 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
7 4 (12.12%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (12.12%) Scrum
7 4 (12.12%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
7 4 (12.12%) XML
8 3 (9.09%) Internet
8 3 (9.09%) Tivoli
8 3 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (9.09%) XSLT
8 3 (9.09%) Struts
8 3 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (9.09%) VB
8 3 (9.09%) JavaScript

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 (21.21%) WebSphere
2 3 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (9.09%) FileNet
3 2 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.03%) TIBCO EMS
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) AWD
2 2 (6.06%) Staffware
3 1 (3.03%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Internet
2 2 (6.06%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) PowerCenter
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.03%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.03%) SSDT
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (6.06%) Rational Rose
2 2 (6.06%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.03%) MyEclipse
3 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 10 (30.30%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Spanish Language
4 2 (6.06%) Retail
4 2 (6.06%) General Ledger
5 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (12.12%) Programmer
3 4 (12.12%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Tester
5 2 (6.06%) DB2 Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.03%) Java Programmer
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) DB2 DBA
6 1 (3.03%) Mainframe Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) J2EE
2 4 (12.12%) XML
3 3 (9.09%) XSLT
3 3 (9.09%) Struts
4 2 (6.06%) Web Services
4 2 (6.06%) Spring
4 2 (6.06%) Ajax
4 2 (6.06%) HTML
5 1 (3.03%) ISPF
5 1 (3.03%) Java EE
5 1 (3.03%) jQuery
5 1 (3.03%) ICEfaces
5 1 (3.03%) JSF
5 1 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (3.03%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Mainframe
2 7 (21.21%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (12.12%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (9.09%) User Experience
5 2 (6.06%) EMC Centera
5 2 (6.06%) VSAM
5 2 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (3.03%) Online Banking
6 1 (3.03%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) UNIX
2 6 (18.18%) AIX
2 6 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Windows
4 1 (3.03%) Solaris
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
2 4 (12.12%) Scrum
2 4 (12.12%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
3 3 (9.09%) Migration
4 2 (6.06%) UML
4 2 (6.06%) System Testing
4 2 (6.06%) Performance Testing
4 2 (6.06%) Integration Testing
4 2 (6.06%) Data Migration
4 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.06%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.03%) Data Mapping
5 1 (3.03%) Database Tuning
5 1 (3.03%) Analytics
5 1 (3.03%) Time Management
5 1 (3.03%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) Java
2 8 (24.24%) COBOL
3 7 (21.21%) JCL
4 6 (18.18%) SQL
5 3 (9.09%) VB
5 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.06%) C++
6 2 (6.06%) PL/1
7 1 (3.03%) REXX
7 1 (3.03%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Tivoli
1 3 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 3 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (6.06%) Control-M
3 1 (3.03%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (3.03%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle
1 10 (30.30%) IBM
2 3 (9.09%) Kofax
2 3 (9.09%) ReadSoft
3 2 (6.06%) EMC
3 2 (6.06%) Remedy
4 1 (3.03%) BMC
4 1 (3.03%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.03%) ION Trading
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.03%) JBoss