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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 63 49 48
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Contract jobs citing DB2 9 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.01% 1.71% 1.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.88% 8.16% 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£300 £280 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -13.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £362
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £175.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £160.00 £31.80 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+403.14% -17.93%
DB2
Buckinghamshire

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
153 147 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.25% 21.00% 19.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 72 68
Average daily rate £320 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £400 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £175.00 £20.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+775.00% -6.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -9.83%

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 20 November 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 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Banking
2 6 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 6 (25.00%) Java
2 6 (25.00%) COBOL
2 6 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 6 (25.00%) Spanish Language
3 5 (20.83%) J2EE
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle
3 5 (20.83%) JCL
4 4 (16.67%) Scrum
4 4 (16.67%) Staffware
4 4 (16.67%) UNIX
4 4 (16.67%) AIX
4 4 (16.67%) IBM
4 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
4 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 4 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Linux
5 3 (12.50%) XML
5 3 (12.50%) XSLT
5 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (12.50%) Internet
6 2 (8.33%) Remedy
6 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.33%) HTML

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.17%) FileNet
3 1 (4.17%) TIBCO EMS
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Staffware
2 1 (4.17%) AWD
2 1 (4.17%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) PowerCenter
3 1 (4.17%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) SSDT
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (4.17%) Rational Rose
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Banking
2 6 (25.00%) Spanish Language
3 2 (8.33%) General Ledger
4 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Tester
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (8.33%) Programmer
4 2 (8.33%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) DB2 Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Analyst Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Programmer
5 1 (4.17%) Mainframe Developer
5 1 (4.17%) COBOL Developer
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) J2EE
2 3 (12.50%) XML
2 3 (12.50%) XSLT
3 2 (8.33%) Spring
3 2 (8.33%) Struts
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (8.33%) VSAM
4 2 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (4.17%) User Experience
5 1 (4.17%) Online Banking
5 1 (4.17%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) UNIX
1 4 (16.67%) AIX
2 3 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) Solaris
3 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 4 (16.67%) Scrum
2 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (8.33%) System Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) Data Management
5 1 (4.17%) UML
5 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) COBOL
1 6 (25.00%) Java
2 5 (20.83%) JCL
3 2 (8.33%) PL/1
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
4 1 (4.17%) VB
4 1 (4.17%) SELCOPY
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Control-M
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.17%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) IBM
3 2 (8.33%) Remedy
4 1 (4.17%) Kofax
4 1 (4.17%) ReadSoft
4 1 (4.17%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.17%) Business Objects