The first table below looks at the demand for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 11 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 North West 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 103 95 43
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -52
Contract jobs citing DB2 29 32 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.98% 1.26% 3.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.76% 5.64% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 53
Average daily rate
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£378 £456 £337
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.26% +35.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £373 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £496 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £24.38 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -22.61%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
609 567 820
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 20.64% 22.25% 25.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 297 467
Average daily rate £338 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £258 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £428 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 34
Average hourly rate £23.15 £32.75 £28.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.31% +14.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £17.25 £19.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
DB2
England

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in the North West

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the North West region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

DB2
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 11 July 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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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
Manchester +9 11 £500 - 6
Cheshire -9 11 £355 -27.17% 2
Merseyside +2 3 £383 -
Lancashire -21 1 £338 -3.57% 1
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 25 (58.14%) IBM
2 21 (48.84%) Mainframe
3 16 (37.21%) Finance
4 15 (34.88%) Oracle
5 14 (32.56%) SAP
6 13 (30.23%) UNIX
6 13 (30.23%) IBM Mainframe
7 12 (27.91%) CICS
8 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
8 10 (23.26%) Java
9 9 (20.93%) SAP BW
10 8 (18.60%) NetWeaver
10 8 (18.60%) Project Management
10 8 (18.60%) Migration
10 8 (18.60%) Banking
11 7 (16.28%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (13.95%) Linux
12 6 (13.95%) ETL
12 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
12 6 (13.95%) SAP XI
12 6 (13.95%) WebSphere
12 6 (13.95%) SAP Basis
13 5 (11.63%) Firewall
13 5 (11.63%) PKI
13 5 (11.63%) Retail
13 5 (11.63%) HP
13 5 (11.63%) Middleware
13 5 (11.63%) AIX
13 5 (11.63%) LDAP
13 5 (11.63%) .NET

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (27.91%) CICS
2 8 (18.60%) NetWeaver
3 6 (13.95%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.65%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.33%) SAS
5 1 (2.33%) Apache
5 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Project
1 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) SAP CRM
2 2 (4.65%) SAP PM
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (4.65%) SAP BPC
3 1 (2.33%) CA Clarity
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) LDAP
1 5 (11.63%) Firewall
2 1 (2.33%) LAN
2 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.93%) SAP BW
3 7 (16.28%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.98%) IMS/DB
5 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (4.65%) Sybase ASE
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.65%) OLAP
6 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.33%) Base SAS
6 1 (2.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) ERwin
2 1 (2.33%) TestDirector
General
1 16 (37.21%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Banking
3 5 (11.63%) Retail
4 2 (4.65%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (11.63%) Project Manager
1 5 (11.63%) Designer
2 4 (9.30%) Analyst
2 4 (9.30%) DB2 DBA
2 4 (9.30%) Consultant
2 4 (9.30%) DBA
3 3 (6.98%) Developer
3 3 (6.98%) Solutions Designer
4 2 (4.65%) Administrator
4 2 (4.65%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 2 (4.65%) SAP Project Manager
4 2 (4.65%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (4.65%) Mainframe Developer
4 2 (4.65%) SAP Basis Specialist
4 2 (4.65%) SAP Basis Administrator
4 2 (4.65%) Senior DBA
4 2 (4.65%) IBM Mainframe Developer
4 2 (4.65%) SAP Manager
4 2 (4.65%) SAP Administrator
4 2 (4.65%) Mainframe Operator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) SAP XI
1 6 (13.95%) SAP Basis
2 5 (11.63%) Middleware
2 5 (11.63%) .NET
3 4 (9.30%) J2EE
3 4 (9.30%) JDBC
3 4 (9.30%) JSP
3 4 (9.30%) JMS
3 4 (9.30%) JNDI
4 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (48.84%) Mainframe
2 13 (30.23%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (11.63%) PKI
4 2 (4.65%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.33%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.33%) iSeries
5 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) AS400
5 1 (2.33%) VSAM
5 1 (2.33%) Economics
5 1 (2.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) UNIX
2 6 (13.95%) Linux
3 5 (11.63%) AIX
4 4 (9.30%) Windows
5 3 (6.98%) HPUX
5 3 (6.98%) MVS
6 1 (2.33%) SUSE
6 1 (2.33%) OS/400
6 1 (2.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.60%) Project Management
1 8 (18.60%) Migration
2 6 (13.95%) ETL
3 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (9.30%) Waterfall
4 3 (6.98%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (6.98%) Database Security
4 3 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (6.98%) Information Security
4 3 (6.98%) CRM
4 3 (6.98%) ERP
5 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.65%) Data Modelling
5 2 (4.65%) Risk Management
5 2 (4.65%) Change Management
5 2 (4.65%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) Java
2 4 (9.30%) SQL
2 4 (9.30%) COBOL
3 3 (6.98%) PL/1
4 2 (4.65%) JCL
4 2 (4.65%) ABAP
4 2 (4.65%) Assembly Language
5 1 (2.33%) RPG
5 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.33%) PMP
3 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
1 1 (2.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) IBM
2 15 (34.88%) Oracle
3 14 (32.56%) SAP
4 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
5 5 (11.63%) HP
6 3 (6.98%) Sybase
7 2 (4.65%) FatWire
7 2 (4.65%) Endeca
8 1 (2.33%) VMware
8 1 (2.33%) Teradata
8 1 (2.33%) Intel
8 1 (2.33%) Citrix
8 1 (2.33%) CA
8 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.33%) Perforce
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