The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 55 52 65
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Contract jobs citing DB2 5 24 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.71% 2.35% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.59% 13.87% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 22 0
Median daily rate £356 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £26.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+69.81% -47.00%
DB2
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
109 173 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 15.46% 16.94% 15.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 121 77
Median daily rate £396 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 0
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +41.26%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing DB2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Reading

DB2
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DB2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for DB2.

1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) AIX
1 6 (100.00%) Solaris
1 6 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 6 (100.00%) CGI
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Ant
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 5 (83.33%) Maven
2 5 (83.33%) ClearQuest
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Finance

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) ClearCase
2 5 (83.33%) Ant
2 5 (83.33%) ClearQuest
2 5 (83.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) ClearCase Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Management Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Software Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) ClearCase Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) ClearCase Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Configuration Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CGI
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) AIX
1 6 (100.00%) Solaris
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle