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 6 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 35 31 32
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing DB2 8 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.95% 1.94% 2.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.00% 11.32% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £389
% change year-on-year
- +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £24.38
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +23.07%
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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
100 53 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 24.33% 17.10% 14.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 18 25
Average daily rate £375 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £262 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 5
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -56.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.35 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.96% -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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 6 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 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) Mainframe
2 8 (44.44%) Finance
3 7 (38.89%) JCL
3 7 (38.89%) CICS
4 6 (33.33%) COBOL
4 6 (33.33%) DataStage
5 5 (27.78%) zOS
5 5 (27.78%) VSAM
5 5 (27.78%) Pentaho
5 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (22.22%) REST
6 4 (22.22%) OLAP
6 4 (22.22%) Web Services
6 4 (22.22%) XML
6 4 (22.22%) Java
6 4 (22.22%) HTTPS
6 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (22.22%) JMS
6 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
6 4 (22.22%) SOA
6 4 (22.22%) ETL
6 4 (22.22%) HTTP
7 3 (16.67%) WSDL
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 3 (16.67%) IBM
7 3 (16.67%) Software AG
7 3 (16.67%) XSD
7 3 (16.67%) SAP

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 7 (38.89%) CICS
2 3 (16.67%) NetWeaver
2 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.56%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
3 1 (5.56%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) HTTP
1 4 (22.22%) HTTPS
2 3 (16.67%) DMZ
2 3 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) DataStage
2 5 (27.78%) Pentaho
3 4 (22.22%) OLAP
3 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.56%) OLTP
6 1 (5.56%) DB2 UDB
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) DBA
2 5 (27.78%) DB2 DBA
3 4 (22.22%) Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Mainframe Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Integration Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) TIBCO Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) JMS
1 4 (22.22%) Web Services
1 4 (22.22%) XML
1 4 (22.22%) REST
2 3 (16.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (16.67%) XSD
2 3 (16.67%) JSON
2 3 (16.67%) WSDL
2 3 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (16.67%) Middleware
2 3 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (11.11%) ISPF
4 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
4 1 (5.56%) Spring Security
4 1 (5.56%) J2EE
4 1 (5.56%) JDBC
4 1 (5.56%) SOAP
4 1 (5.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Mainframe
2 5 (27.78%) VSAM
3 3 (16.67%) Clustering
4 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.56%) HACMP
5 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) zOS
2 1 (5.56%) UNIX
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 4 (22.22%) SOA
2 4 (22.22%) ETL
3 3 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 3 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.56%) Database Tuning
4 1 (5.56%) B2B
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) MVC
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) JCL
3 6 (33.33%) COBOL
4 4 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) REXX
6 1 (5.56%) AWK
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) MAINVIEW
2 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
1 3 (16.67%) SAP
1 3 (16.67%) IBM
1 3 (16.67%) Software AG
2 2 (11.11%) BMC
2 2 (11.11%) Intel
3 1 (5.56%) NetApp
3 1 (5.56%) TIBCO