The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Milton Keynes region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 50 57 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Contract jobs citing DB2 15 10 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.67% 1.40% 3.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.00% 8.06% 17.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 7
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £258 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £665 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -23.72%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
150 124 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.67% 17.39% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 73 64
Average daily rate £325 £370 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £312 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +37.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
DB2
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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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 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 16 (48.48%) Finance
2 13 (39.39%) IBM
3 11 (33.33%) UNIX
4 10 (30.30%) Java
4 10 (30.30%) Oracle
4 10 (30.30%) Mainframe
4 10 (30.30%) IBM Mainframe
5 8 (24.24%) Banking
5 8 (24.24%) SQL
6 7 (21.21%) AIX
6 7 (21.21%) WebSphere
7 6 (18.18%) XML
7 6 (18.18%) J2EE
7 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 6 (18.18%) JCL
8 5 (15.15%) XSLT
8 5 (15.15%) Linux
8 5 (15.15%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (12.12%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
9 4 (12.12%) ISPF
9 4 (12.12%) COBOL
9 4 (12.12%) BMC
9 4 (12.12%) REXX
9 4 (12.12%) MAINVIEW
10 3 (9.09%) Web Services
10 3 (9.09%) Internet
10 3 (9.09%) Tivoli
10 3 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 3 (9.09%) JavaScript

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) PowerCenter
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.03%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (6.06%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.03%) Ant
3 1 (3.03%) Rational Rose
3 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.03%) MyEclipse
General
1 16 (48.48%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Retail
4 2 (6.06%) General Ledger
4 2 (6.06%) Spanish Language
5 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Administrator
3 4 (12.12%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) DB2 DBA
3 4 (12.12%) DBA
4 3 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
4 3 (9.09%) Programmer
4 3 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Test Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) DB2 Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) XML
1 6 (18.18%) J2EE
2 5 (15.15%) XSLT
3 4 (12.12%) ISPF
4 3 (9.09%) Web Services
5 2 (6.06%) Ajax
5 2 (6.06%) jQuery
5 2 (6.06%) JSP
6 1 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (3.03%) HTML
6 1 (3.03%) Servlets
6 1 (3.03%) Struts
6 1 (3.03%) EJB
6 1 (3.03%) CSS
6 1 (3.03%) JDBC
6 1 (3.03%) ICEfaces
6 1 (3.03%) Java EE
6 1 (3.03%) JSTL
6 1 (3.03%) Spring Web Flow
6 1 (3.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Mainframe
1 10 (30.30%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (6.06%) EMC Centera
2 2 (6.06%) VSAM
2 2 (6.06%) Credit Risk
2 2 (6.06%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.03%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) UNIX
2 7 (21.21%) AIX
3 5 (15.15%) Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Windows
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (12.12%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (12.12%) Business Analysis
3 3 (9.09%) Migration
4 2 (6.06%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (6.06%) Scrum
4 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (6.06%) Performance Testing
4 2 (6.06%) Integration Testing
4 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.06%) System Testing
4 2 (6.06%) Data Migration
4 2 (6.06%) Database Tuning
5 1 (3.03%) UML
5 1 (3.03%) OO
5 1 (3.03%) RAD
5 1 (3.03%) CRM
5 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) Java
2 8 (24.24%) SQL
3 6 (18.18%) JCL
4 4 (12.12%) COBOL
4 4 (12.12%) REXX
5 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.09%) VB
6 2 (6.06%) C++
7 1 (3.03%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) MAINVIEW
2 3 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 3 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (3.03%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) IBM
2 10 (30.30%) Oracle
3 4 (12.12%) BMC
4 3 (9.09%) Kofax
4 3 (9.09%) ReadSoft
5 2 (6.06%) Remedy
5 2 (6.06%) EMC
6 1 (3.03%) Informatica
6 1 (3.03%) TIBCO
6 1 (3.03%) JBoss
6 1 (3.03%) HP
6 1 (3.03%) ION Trading