The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 44 35 36
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs citing DB2 5 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.04% 2.15% 0.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.43% 7.50% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.75 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-13.12% -
DB2
Nottinghamshire

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 Nottingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
92 120 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 19.21% 28.71% 20.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 71 21
Average daily rate £370 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 8 (53.33%) IBM
2 7 (46.67%) COBOL
2 7 (46.67%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) J2EE
2 7 (46.67%) Mainframe
2 7 (46.67%) TIBCO
3 6 (40.00%) BusinessWorks
3 6 (40.00%) SOAP
3 6 (40.00%) XML
3 6 (40.00%) UML
3 6 (40.00%) HTTP
3 6 (40.00%) HTTPS
3 6 (40.00%) MQSeries
3 6 (40.00%) JMS
3 6 (40.00%) SOA
3 6 (40.00%) REST
4 5 (33.33%) Ajax
4 5 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 5 (33.33%) Web Services
4 5 (33.33%) CICS
4 5 (33.33%) DataStage
4 5 (33.33%) JBoss
5 4 (26.67%) Apache
5 4 (26.67%) Struts
5 4 (26.67%) JDBC
5 4 (26.67%) HTML
5 4 (26.67%) B2B

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 6 (40.00%) MQSeries
2 5 (33.33%) CICS
2 5 (33.33%) JBoss
2 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 4 (26.67%) Apache
3 4 (26.67%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (40.00%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (13.33%) Unica
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) HTTP
1 6 (40.00%) HTTPS
2 4 (26.67%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) DataStage
1 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) Big Data
2 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (13.33%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) OLAP
3 1 (6.67%) Spotfire
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) ERwin
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) DB2 Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Lead Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Mainframe Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (20.00%) TIBCO Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) COBOL Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics Architect
5 1 (6.67%) DB2 DBA
5 1 (6.67%) ETL Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Mainframe Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) J2EE
2 6 (40.00%) JMS
2 6 (40.00%) REST
2 6 (40.00%) SOAP
2 6 (40.00%) XML
3 5 (33.33%) Ajax
3 5 (33.33%) Web Services
4 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
4 4 (26.67%) HTML
4 4 (26.67%) JAX-RS
4 4 (26.67%) JAX-WS
4 4 (26.67%) JDBC
4 4 (26.67%) JPA
4 4 (26.67%) jQuery
4 4 (26.67%) JSON
4 4 (26.67%) JTA
4 4 (26.67%) Spring
4 4 (26.67%) Spring MVC
4 4 (26.67%) Spring Security
4 4 (26.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Mainframe
2 3 (20.00%) VSAM
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) SUSE
1 1 (6.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) SOA
1 6 (40.00%) UML
2 5 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) AOP
3 4 (26.67%) API Development
3 4 (26.67%) B2B
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (26.67%) EAI
3 4 (26.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 4 (26.67%) MVC
3 4 (26.67%) Pair Programming
3 4 (26.67%) Product Management
3 4 (26.67%) Refactoring
3 4 (26.67%) TDD
3 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) ETL
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) COBOL
1 7 (46.67%) Java
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) JCL
3 1 (6.67%) C
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) IBM
2 7 (46.67%) TIBCO
3 2 (13.33%) ArcSight
3 2 (13.33%) Cognos
3 2 (13.33%) Splunk