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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 41 30 42
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Contract jobs citing DB2 7 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.66% 2.03% 1.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.67% 14.63% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
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
105 41 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 24.94% 13.90% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 16 36
Average daily rate £375 £375 £279
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +34.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £318 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -55.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) CICS
2 8 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 8 (50.00%) Finance
3 7 (43.75%) JCL
4 6 (37.50%) VSAM
4 6 (37.50%) COBOL
5 5 (31.25%) zOS
5 5 (31.25%) DataStage
5 5 (31.25%) Pentaho
5 5 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 4 (25.00%) OLAP
7 3 (18.75%) IBM
7 3 (18.75%) ETL
8 2 (12.50%) HTTP
8 2 (12.50%) JMS
8 2 (12.50%) BMC
8 2 (12.50%) SOA
8 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
8 2 (12.50%) Web Services
8 2 (12.50%) XML
8 2 (12.50%) Java
8 2 (12.50%) REXX
8 2 (12.50%) MAINVIEW
8 2 (12.50%) Time Sharing Option
8 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
8 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (12.50%) REST

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (50.00%) CICS
2 1 (6.25%) NetWeaver
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
2 1 (6.25%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
1 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
2 1 (6.25%) DMZ
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) DataStage
1 5 (31.25%) Pentaho
2 4 (25.00%) OLAP
2 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.25%) OLTP
4 1 (6.25%) DB2 UDB
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) DBA
2 5 (31.25%) DB2 DBA
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Mainframe Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Architect
4 1 (6.25%) TIBCO Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) JMS
1 2 (12.50%) ISPF
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
1 2 (12.50%) XML
1 2 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (6.25%) XSD
2 1 (6.25%) JSON
2 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
2 1 (6.25%) Spring Security
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (6.25%) WSDL
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (6.25%) Spring
2 1 (6.25%) JTA
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 6 (37.50%) VSAM
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Replication
4 1 (6.25%) Clustering
4 1 (6.25%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) zOS
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (18.75%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) SOA
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) EAI
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) API Development
5 1 (6.25%) B2B
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Pair Programming
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Refactoring
5 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) JCL
3 6 (37.50%) COBOL
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) REXX
5 1 (6.25%) AWK
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) MAINVIEW
2 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) BMC
3 1 (6.25%) NetApp
3 1 (6.25%) TIBCO
3 1 (6.25%) Intel
3 1 (6.25%) Software AG
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) SAP