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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 9 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DB2 7 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington 16.28% - 6.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.33% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Average daily rate
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£400 - £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £65.00 £30.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+116.66% +14.28%
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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
12 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington 27.91% - 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 1
Average daily rate £500 - £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.83% -7.69%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Paddington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the Paddington region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in Paddington

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Paddington

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (100.00%) UNIX
2 7 (87.50%) Apache
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) SOAP
2 7 (87.50%) REST
3 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (50.00%) Scrum
4 4 (50.00%) Cadence
4 4 (50.00%) Spring
4 4 (50.00%) Maven
4 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Decision Table
4 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (50.00%) BDD
4 4 (50.00%) SoapUI
4 4 (50.00%) JIRA
4 4 (50.00%) Atlassian
4 4 (50.00%) DataPower
4 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (50.00%) JBehave
4 4 (50.00%) Confluence
4 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) JUnit
4 4 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (50.00%) Linux

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Paddington by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (87.50%) Apache
2 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (50.00%) Confluence
2 4 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) HTTP
1 3 (37.50%) VPN
1 3 (37.50%) SSL
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) SSH
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JUnit
1 4 (50.00%) Maven
1 4 (50.00%) JIRA
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) JBehave
1 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (37.50%) Financial Institution
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Security Consultant
1 3 (37.50%) Cyber Security Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) SOAP
1 7 (87.50%) REST
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) Spring
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) Middleware
4 1 (12.50%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) DataPower
1 4 (50.00%) Mobile Payment
2 3 (37.50%) Algorithms
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (37.50%) PKI
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Waterfall
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) User Stories
2 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Decision Table
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 4 (50.00%) Software Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) SDLC
3 3 (37.50%) Information Security
3 3 (37.50%) Identity Management
3 3 (37.50%) Data Security
3 3 (37.50%) Ethical Hacking
3 3 (37.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (37.50%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) IBM
1 4 (50.00%) Cadence
1 4 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (37.50%) F5
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco