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 31 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DB2 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington 10.53% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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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 £39.50 £20.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+97.50% -23.80%
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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
4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington 21.05% 14.29% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate £475 - £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

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 31 March 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 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Certification
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (50.00%) DataPower
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Paddington by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Rational Performance Tester
1 1 (50.00%) JProfiler
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) DataPower
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Certification
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) nmon
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk