The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Paddington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DB2 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington 6.52% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 60.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £389
% change year-on-year
- +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £24.38
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +23.07%
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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 Paddington region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Paddington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington 10.87% 25.00% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate £500 £418 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the Paddington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Paddington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DB2 across the Paddington region.

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Paddington

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Paddington

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Paddington 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Apache
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (60.00%) DataPower
3 3 (60.00%) JIRA
3 3 (60.00%) Confluence
3 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (40.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) JBehave
4 2 (40.00%) Spring
4 2 (40.00%) Maven
4 2 (40.00%) Atlassian
4 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) User Stories
4 2 (40.00%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) JUnit

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Paddington by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Paddington 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 3 (60.00%) Apache
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (60.00%) Confluence
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) JUnit
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) JBehave
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 1 (20.00%) JProfiler
3 1 (20.00%) JMeter
3 1 (20.00%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) SailPoint
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) DataPower
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Decision Table
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow Management
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) IBM Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) nmon
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Cadence
2 2 (40.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (20.00%) Splunk
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy