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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 35 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DB2 9 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.14% - 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.79% - 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £145.00 £27.00 £32.57
% change year-on-year
+437.03% -17.08%
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
57 138 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 13.54% 28.81% 23.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 58 38
Average daily rate £325 £318 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.36% -5.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £250 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £15.88 £13.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.59% -28.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £30.75 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +1.65%

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 24 October 2014, 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%) CICS
2 7 (46.67%) Mainframe
3 5 (33.33%) JCL
4 4 (26.67%) IBM
4 4 (26.67%) COBOL
4 4 (26.67%) .NET
4 4 (26.67%) Web Services
4 4 (26.67%) Linux
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (20.00%) Java
5 3 (20.00%) SOA
5 3 (20.00%) ETL
5 3 (20.00%) Finance
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (13.33%) JSP
6 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
6 2 (13.33%) VSAM
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 2 (13.33%) Pentaho
6 2 (13.33%) Software Architecture
6 2 (13.33%) ChangeMan
6 2 (13.33%) SUSE
6 2 (13.33%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) zOS
6 2 (13.33%) DataStage
6 2 (13.33%) Intranet
6 2 (13.33%) Internet

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (53.33%) CICS
2 1 (6.67%) NetWeaver
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
1 1 (6.67%) PaaS
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Intranet
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
2 1 (6.67%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) DataStage
2 2 (13.33%) Pentaho
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) ChangeMan
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
2 1 (6.67%) JMeter
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) CICS Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Development Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) DB2 DBA
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Development Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Software Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Test Manager
3 1 (6.67%) DB2 Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Application Development Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Application Development Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) J2EE
2 2 (13.33%) JSP
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) XSD
3 1 (6.67%) JMS
3 1 (6.67%) WSDL
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (6.67%) Middleware
3 1 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (6.67%) ISPF
3 1 (6.67%) JSON
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Mainframe
2 2 (13.33%) VSAM
3 1 (6.67%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (6.67%) Open Source
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) zOS
2 2 (13.33%) SUSE
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (20.00%) SOA
1 3 (20.00%) ETL
1 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) UML
2 2 (13.33%) RUP
2 2 (13.33%) Software Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (6.67%) Business Transformation
3 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) JCL
2 4 (26.67%) COBOL
3 3 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) C
4 2 (13.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Intel
3 1 (6.67%) Software AG
3 1 (6.67%) BMC
3 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.67%) ServiceNow
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Dell