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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 63 64 68
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing DB2 3 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.40% 0.64% 0.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.75% 3.87% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Median daily rate - £338 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -38.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £26.75 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+5.21% -32.27%
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
109 155 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.59% 16.51% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 115 92
Median daily rate £396 £415 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.57% +9.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 1
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -94.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 7 (77.78%) Oracle
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
1 7 (77.78%) Unix
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) AIX
2 6 (66.67%) Solaris
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) ClearCase
2 6 (66.67%) CGI
2 6 (66.67%) IBM
2 6 (66.67%) HP
2 6 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 6 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 6 (66.67%) Perl
3 5 (55.56%) Maven
3 5 (55.56%) ClearQuest
3 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 5 (55.56%) Ant
3 5 (55.56%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Ab Initio
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Scala

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Apache Spark
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Apache Hive
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
1 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
1 2 (22.22%) HBase
1 2 (22.22%) Impala
1 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
1 2 (22.22%) Sqoop
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) ClearCase
2 5 (55.56%) Ant
2 5 (55.56%) ClearQuest
2 5 (55.56%) Maven
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) ClearCase Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Hadoop Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Management Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Software Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ClearCase Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) ClearCase Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Data Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Hadoop Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Hadoop Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Scala Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Scala Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Configuration Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) CGI
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) AS400
1 1 (11.11%) Blog
1 1 (11.11%) iSeries
1 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) AIX
1 7 (77.78%) Unix
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Solaris
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) MapReduce
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Perl
1 6 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Scala
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) HDFS
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (22.22%) Oozie
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
3 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) HP
2 6 (66.67%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) Ab Initio
3 2 (22.22%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) VMware
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