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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 30 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing DB2 10 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.82% 0.73% 0.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.89% 2.90% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£335 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £398 £388
% change year-on-year
-11.94% +2.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £24.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+64.58% -40.00%
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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
72 69 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 20.34% 25.18% 21.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 39 29
Average daily rate £325 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £375 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+24.07% -10.00%

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 26 January 2015, 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 10 (52.63%) CICS
1 10 (52.63%) Mainframe
2 7 (36.84%) DataStage
2 7 (36.84%) JCL
2 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) COBOL
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) Java
3 6 (31.58%) ETL
3 6 (31.58%) Pentaho
4 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
4 5 (26.32%) Web Services
4 5 (26.32%) .NET
4 5 (26.32%) VSAM
4 5 (26.32%) SOA
5 3 (15.79%) NetWeaver
5 3 (15.79%) DMZ
5 3 (15.79%) Middleware
5 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
5 3 (15.79%) Retail
5 3 (15.79%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (15.79%) Clustering
5 3 (15.79%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (15.79%) Firewall
5 3 (15.79%) HTML
5 3 (15.79%) XML
5 3 (15.79%) XSD
5 3 (15.79%) SAP
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 10 (52.63%) CICS
2 3 (15.79%) NetWeaver
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
1 3 (15.79%) HTTPS
1 3 (15.79%) DMZ
1 3 (15.79%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) Intranet
2 2 (10.53%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) LDAP
3 1 (5.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) DataStage
2 6 (31.58%) Pentaho
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
4 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) ChangeMan
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) Architect
1 3 (15.79%) Integration Architect
2 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Programmer
2 2 (10.53%) CICS Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) CICS Programmer
3 1 (5.26%) DB2 Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) COBOL Programmer
3 1 (5.26%) DB2 DBA
3 1 (5.26%) Mainframe Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
3 1 (5.26%) Mainframe Programmer
3 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) DBA
3 1 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (5.26%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Web Services
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) JSON
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (15.79%) REST
2 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 3 (15.79%) XML
2 3 (15.79%) XSD
2 3 (15.79%) JMS
2 3 (15.79%) WSDL
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (15.79%) Middleware
2 3 (15.79%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (10.53%) J2EE
3 2 (10.53%) JSP
4 1 (5.26%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Mainframe
2 5 (26.32%) VSAM
3 3 (15.79%) Clustering
3 3 (15.79%) Open Source
4 1 (5.26%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) zOS
2 2 (10.53%) SUSE
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ETL
2 5 (26.32%) SOA
2 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) UML
4 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.53%) Software Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) COBOL
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
1 7 (36.84%) JCL
2 6 (31.58%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) C
3 2 (10.53%) C++
3 2 (10.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
1 3 (15.79%) SAP
1 3 (15.79%) IBM
1 3 (15.79%) Intel
1 3 (15.79%) Software AG
2 1 (5.26%) BMC
2 1 (5.26%) Splunk
2 1 (5.26%) Dell