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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 35 55 63
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +8
Contract jobs citing DB2 41 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.18% 1.45% 0.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.80% 8.76% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 2
Average daily rate
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£390 £313 £510
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.80% -38.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £274 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £742
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £65.00 £30.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+116.66% +14.28%
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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
244 137 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 24.90% 16.51% 18.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 91 84
Average daily rate £388 £325 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £13.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -2.16%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 43 (58.11%) Finance
2 33 (44.59%) Oracle
3 31 (41.89%) SQL
4 30 (40.54%) UNIX
5 28 (37.84%) DB2 UDB
6 17 (22.97%) Windows
6 17 (22.97%) Linux
7 15 (20.27%) VB
7 15 (20.27%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (20.27%) Performance Monitoring
8 14 (18.92%) .NET
9 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
10 12 (16.22%) MS Office
10 12 (16.22%) LDAP
10 12 (16.22%) MS Excel
10 12 (16.22%) SAS
10 12 (16.22%) Technical Analysis
10 12 (16.22%) PowerShell
10 12 (16.22%) Clustering
10 12 (16.22%) Banking
11 11 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (14.86%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (14.86%) Tivoli
12 10 (13.51%) Security Management
12 10 (13.51%) SLA
12 10 (13.51%) Data Protection
12 10 (13.51%) Spanish Language
13 9 (12.16%) Information Security
13 9 (12.16%) CISSP
13 9 (12.16%) SOAP

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 12 (16.22%) SAS
2 8 (10.81%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.35%) IIS
3 1 (1.35%) CICS
3 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (16.22%) MS Office
1 12 (16.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (2.70%) Staffware
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.22%) LDAP
2 3 (4.05%) Intranet
2 3 (4.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (37.84%) DB2 UDB
2 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.46%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.41%) PowerCenter
5 4 (5.41%) BusinessObjects XI
5 4 (5.41%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (4.05%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Eclipse
1 2 (2.70%) Introscope
General
1 43 (58.11%) Finance
2 12 (16.22%) Banking
3 10 (13.51%) Spanish Language
4 6 (8.11%) Retail
5 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.70%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (41.89%) Analyst
2 15 (20.27%) Administrator
3 13 (17.57%) DBA
4 12 (16.22%) DB2 DBA
5 11 (14.86%) Security Analyst
6 8 (10.81%) IT Security Analyst
7 7 (9.46%) Developer
8 6 (8.11%) Analyst Programmer
8 6 (8.11%) Programmer
9 5 (6.76%) Support Analyst
9 5 (6.76%) SAS Administrator
10 3 (4.05%) Designer
10 3 (4.05%) UNIX Developer
10 3 (4.05%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (4.05%) Consultant
10 3 (4.05%) Python Developer
10 3 (4.05%) Analyst Developer
11 1 (1.35%) Developer Analyst
11 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Consultant
11 1 (1.35%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.92%) .NET
2 9 (12.16%) SOAP
2 9 (12.16%) XML
2 9 (12.16%) HTML
3 5 (6.76%) TIBCO EMS
4 4 (5.41%) SAP XI
5 3 (4.05%) scikit-learn
5 3 (4.05%) J2EE
6 1 (1.35%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Clustering
2 11 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (12.16%) Management Information System
4 6 (8.11%) Data Integration
5 4 (5.41%) Mainframe
6 3 (4.05%) IVR
6 3 (4.05%) VSAM
6 3 (4.05%) Statistics
7 2 (2.70%) Credit Risk
7 2 (2.70%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (2.70%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 30 (40.54%) UNIX
2 17 (22.97%) Windows
2 17 (22.97%) Linux
3 9 (12.16%) MVS
4 5 (6.76%) AIX
4 5 (6.76%) Solaris
5 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.27%) Performance Tuning
1 15 (20.27%) Performance Monitoring
2 12 (16.22%) Technical Analysis
3 11 (14.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (13.51%) Security Management
4 10 (13.51%) Data Protection
5 9 (12.16%) Project Management
5 9 (12.16%) Information Security
6 6 (8.11%) Validation
6 6 (8.11%) Data Management
6 6 (8.11%) Coaching
7 5 (6.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (6.76%) Analytics
7 5 (6.76%) High Availability
8 4 (5.41%) Change Data Capture
8 4 (5.41%) Business Analysis
9 3 (4.05%) ITIL
9 3 (4.05%) SDLC
9 3 (4.05%) Visual Analytics
10 2 (2.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 31 (41.89%) SQL
2 15 (20.27%) VB
3 12 (16.22%) PowerShell
4 9 (12.16%) Java
5 7 (9.46%) JCL
6 6 (8.11%) Shell Script
6 6 (8.11%) COBOL
7 5 (6.76%) Korn
7 5 (6.76%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.05%) VBScript
8 3 (4.05%) Python
9 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.51%) SLA
Systems Management
1 11 (14.86%) Tivoli
2 4 (5.41%) Control-M
3 3 (4.05%) CA Endevor
3 3 (4.05%) MAINVIEW
4 2 (2.70%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 33 (44.59%) Oracle
2 5 (6.76%) IBM
2 5 (6.76%) TIBCO
3 4 (5.41%) Informatica
3 4 (5.41%) SAP
4 3 (4.05%) Cyber-Ark
5 2 (2.70%) CA
6 1 (1.35%) Cognos