The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 75 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DB2 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.50% - 0.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.90% - 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£305 - £273
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 - £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £309 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £145.00 £27.00 £32.57
% change year-on-year
+437.03% -17.08%
DB2
England

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 North East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
210 67 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 26.45% 18.93% 18.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 37 41
Average daily rate £375 £301 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.79% -11.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 4
Average hourly rate £30.00 £9.75 £15.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+207.85% -37.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £6.50 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £12.99 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £30.75 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +1.65%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in the North East

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

DB2
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 4 £305 - 1
Durham - - - -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) J2EE
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) JUnit
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) MQSeries
1 5 (83.33%) JMS
1 5 (83.33%) SOA
1 5 (83.33%) Scala
1 5 (83.33%) Software Architecture
1 5 (83.33%) Play Framework
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Intranet
2 1 (16.67%) Internet

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 5 (83.33%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Scala Developer
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) DB2 DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) J2EE
1 5 (83.33%) JMS
1 5 (83.33%) Play Framework
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) SOA
1 5 (83.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle