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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 46 25 31
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Contract jobs citing DB2 4 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.88% 3.65% 1.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.49% 18.31% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £438 £335 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.59% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.45% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £39.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-24.05% +64.58%
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
89 71 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 19.69% 19.94% 25.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 32 37
Average daily rate £375 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £235 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £12.50 £15.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 10 February 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 19 (86.36%) IBM
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (45.45%) Java
4 9 (40.91%) JBoss
4 9 (40.91%) ETL
5 8 (36.36%) SQL
5 8 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (31.82%) MQSeries
6 7 (31.82%) JMS
6 7 (31.82%) SOA
6 7 (31.82%) J2EE
6 7 (31.82%) COBOL
6 7 (31.82%) SOAP
6 7 (31.82%) XML
6 7 (31.82%) Mainframe
6 7 (31.82%) Regression Testing
6 7 (31.82%) HTTP
6 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (31.82%) Informatica
6 7 (31.82%) PowerCenter
6 7 (31.82%) HTTPS
6 7 (31.82%) TIBCO
6 7 (31.82%) BusinessWorks
6 7 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (31.82%) Unit Testing
6 7 (31.82%) Test Scripting
6 7 (31.82%) REST
6 7 (31.82%) Kimball Methodology
6 7 (31.82%) Translating Business Requirements
7 6 (27.27%) Performance Testing

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 9 (40.91%) JBoss
2 7 (31.82%) MQSeries
3 6 (27.27%) Tomcat
4 5 (22.73%) Apache
4 5 (22.73%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
5 3 (13.64%) CICS
5 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (31.82%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (9.09%) Unica
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) HTTP
1 7 (31.82%) HTTPS
2 5 (22.73%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (13.64%) Converged Networks
3 3 (13.64%) Network Security
3 3 (13.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (31.82%) PowerCenter
3 5 (22.73%) DataStage
3 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
4 3 (13.64%) MySQL
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
5 2 (9.09%) Big Data
5 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
5 2 (9.09%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (4.55%) IMS/DB
6 1 (4.55%) OLAP
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) ERwin
General
1 5 (22.73%) Retail
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Consultant
2 7 (31.82%) ETL Consultant
2 7 (31.82%) Informatica Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) Architect
4 5 (22.73%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (18.18%) Lead Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 3 (13.64%) TIBCO Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Data Architect
8 1 (4.55%) DBA
8 1 (4.55%) Programmer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
8 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) J2EE
1 7 (31.82%) JMS
1 7 (31.82%) REST
1 7 (31.82%) SOAP
1 7 (31.82%) XML
2 6 (27.27%) Ajax
3 5 (22.73%) Hibernate
3 5 (22.73%) HTML
3 5 (22.73%) JAX-RS
3 5 (22.73%) JAX-WS
3 5 (22.73%) JPA
3 5 (22.73%) jQuery
3 5 (22.73%) JSON
3 5 (22.73%) Struts
4 4 (18.18%) JDBC
4 4 (18.18%) JTA
4 4 (18.18%) Spring
4 4 (18.18%) Spring MVC
4 4 (18.18%) Spring Security
4 4 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Mainframe
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) Public Cloud
2 3 (13.64%) Web 2.0
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) VSAM
4 1 (4.55%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) AIX
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
1 3 (13.64%) Unix
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
1 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.55%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) ETL
3 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (31.82%) Kimball Methodology
3 7 (31.82%) Regression Testing
3 7 (31.82%) SOA
3 7 (31.82%) Test Scripting
3 7 (31.82%) Translating Business Requirements
3 7 (31.82%) Unit Testing
3 7 (31.82%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (27.27%) Performance Testing
4 6 (27.27%) UML
5 5 (22.73%) AOP
5 5 (22.73%) EAI
5 5 (22.73%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 4 (18.18%) API Development
6 4 (18.18%) Pair Programming
6 4 (18.18%) TDD
6 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
6 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Java
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
3 7 (31.82%) COBOL
4 1 (4.55%) JCL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) CCNA
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
1 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (13.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
1 1 (4.55%) SCOM
1 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) IBM
2 7 (31.82%) Informatica
2 7 (31.82%) TIBCO
3 3 (13.64%) Citrix
3 3 (13.64%) HP
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) Cognos