The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 73 106 99
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -7
Contract jobs citing DB2 53 29 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.37% 0.88% 1.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.65% 4.73% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 11
Median daily rate £446 £365 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.19% -14.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £341 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £441 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.25 £65.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-30.38% +116.66%
DB2
UK

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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
549 613 576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.53% 18.71% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 331 291
Median daily rate £350 £363 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 8
Median hourly rate £42.00 £24.46 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.69% +39.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.11 £11.56 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £65.00 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the Scotland region.

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

DB2
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +28 43 £450 +25.87% 2
Edinburgh +4 9 £346 -5.20%
DB2
UK

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Scotland region with a requirement for DB2.

1 78 (69.03%) Unix
2 73 (64.60%) SQL
3 72 (63.72%) Linux
4 65 (57.52%) Sybase
5 63 (55.75%) Java
6 57 (50.44%) Perl
7 56 (49.56%) RDBMS
7 56 (49.56%) Relational Database
8 55 (48.67%) Finance
9 52 (46.02%) Spring
10 49 (43.36%) OO
11 45 (39.82%) J2SE
12 44 (38.94%) Analytical Skills
12 44 (38.94%) SDLC
13 43 (38.05%) OOD
14 42 (37.17%) JUnit
15 39 (34.51%) JMS
16 37 (32.74%) Agile Software Development
17 35 (30.97%) Banking
18 30 (26.55%) Software Engineering
19 29 (25.66%) Oracle
20 27 (23.89%) IBM
21 23 (20.35%) Front Office
21 23 (20.35%) Multithreading
22 19 (16.81%) C++
23 18 (15.93%) Equity Derivative
24 16 (14.16%) Mainframe
25 15 (13.27%) Database Tuning
25 15 (13.27%) Performance Tuning
26 13 (11.50%) AIX

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 12 (10.62%) WebSphere
2 10 (8.85%) CICS
3 5 (4.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (4.42%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (3.54%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (1.77%) Confluence
5 2 (1.77%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.77%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.88%) JBoss
6 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.88%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.77%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.31%) HTTP
2 2 (1.77%) FTP
2 2 (1.77%) LDAP
2 2 (1.77%) SSL
3 1 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (49.56%) RDBMS
1 56 (49.56%) Relational Database
2 10 (8.85%) MongoDB
3 7 (6.19%) Oracle Database
4 6 (5.31%) SQL Server
5 5 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.42%) IBM PureData
5 5 (4.42%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.42%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (4.42%) Oracle Exadata
5 5 (4.42%) Oracle ODI
5 5 (4.42%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (4.42%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.65%) DB2 UDB
7 1 (0.88%) Big Data
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 42 (37.17%) JUnit
2 5 (4.42%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (3.54%) Subversion
4 2 (1.77%) Ant
4 2 (1.77%) Artifactory
4 2 (1.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.77%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.77%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.77%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.77%) Gradle
4 2 (1.77%) Grunt
4 2 (1.77%) gulp
4 2 (1.77%) Hudson
4 2 (1.77%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.77%) JIRA
4 2 (1.77%) Maven
4 2 (1.77%) Selenium
4 2 (1.77%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (1.77%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.77%) Vagrant
General
1 55 (48.67%) Finance
2 35 (30.97%) Banking
3 23 (20.35%) Front Office
4 11 (9.73%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.54%) Billing
5 4 (3.54%) Legal
6 3 (2.65%) Law
Job Titles
1 69 (61.06%) Developer
2 42 (37.17%) Java Developer
3 20 (17.70%) DBA
4 19 (16.81%) C++ Developer
5 17 (15.04%) DB2 DBA
6 11 (9.73%) Administrator
7 10 (8.85%) Senior Developer
8 9 (7.96%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (6.19%) Scala Developer
10 6 (5.31%) DB2 Administrator
11 5 (4.42%) Architect
11 5 (4.42%) Linux Administrator
11 5 (4.42%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (4.42%) Unix Engineer
11 5 (4.42%) Windows Administrator
12 4 (3.54%) Analyst
12 4 (3.54%) Linux Engineer
12 4 (3.54%) Unix Administrator
12 4 (3.54%) Unix Linux Engineer
12 4 (3.54%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (46.02%) Spring
2 45 (39.82%) J2SE
3 39 (34.51%) JMS
4 9 (7.96%) XML
5 8 (7.08%) Hibernate
6 5 (4.42%) .NET
7 4 (3.54%) HTML
7 4 (3.54%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (2.65%) JDBC
8 3 (2.65%) JSP
9 2 (1.77%) Flash
9 2 (1.77%) Java EE
9 2 (1.77%) Servlets
9 2 (1.77%) SOAP
10 1 (0.88%) Apache Flex
10 1 (0.88%) EJB 3.0
10 1 (0.88%) HTML5
10 1 (0.88%) ISPF
10 1 (0.88%) Struts
10 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 44 (38.94%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (15.93%) Equity Derivative
3 16 (14.16%) Mainframe
4 11 (9.73%) Equities
5 9 (7.96%) Replication
6 8 (7.08%) IBM Mainframe
7 7 (6.19%) Clustering
8 5 (4.42%) Computer Science
8 5 (4.42%) Derivative
9 4 (3.54%) Fixed Income
9 4 (3.54%) Smart Meter
10 3 (2.65%) Data Centre
10 3 (2.65%) Data Integration
11 2 (1.77%) iSeries
11 2 (1.77%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.88%) AS400
12 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.88%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 78 (69.03%) Unix
2 72 (63.72%) Linux
3 13 (11.50%) AIX
4 9 (7.96%) Windows
5 7 (6.19%) zOS
6 3 (2.65%) OS/2
6 3 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.77%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (43.36%) OO
2 44 (38.94%) SDLC
3 43 (38.05%) OOD
4 37 (32.74%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (26.55%) Software Engineering
6 23 (20.35%) Multithreading
7 15 (13.27%) Database Tuning
7 15 (13.27%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (9.73%) SOA
9 9 (7.96%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (7.08%) Data Modelling
11 7 (6.19%) Investment Management
11 7 (6.19%) Wealth Management
12 6 (5.31%) Asset Management
12 6 (5.31%) Change Management
13 5 (4.42%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (4.42%) Data Management
13 5 (4.42%) ETL
13 5 (4.42%) Kimball Methodology
13 5 (4.42%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 73 (64.60%) SQL
2 63 (55.75%) Java
3 57 (50.44%) Perl
4 19 (16.81%) C++
5 11 (9.73%) REXX
6 8 (7.08%) Scala
6 8 (7.08%) Shell Script
7 6 (5.31%) COBOL
8 4 (3.54%) JavaScript
8 4 (3.54%) JCL
8 4 (3.54%) Python
8 4 (3.54%) VBA
9 3 (2.65%) RPG
9 3 (2.65%) RPG IV
10 2 (1.77%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.77%) Korn
10 2 (1.77%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (5.31%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.54%) Dodd-Frank
2 2 (1.77%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.42%) vSphere
3 4 (3.54%) RACF
4 3 (2.65%) PowerHA
5 2 (1.77%) Docker
5 2 (1.77%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.88%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 4 (3.54%) OMEGAMON
2 2 (1.77%) Ansible
2 2 (1.77%) CA Wily
2 2 (1.77%) Control-M
2 2 (1.77%) logstash
2 2 (1.77%) MAINVIEW
2 2 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.77%) Puppet
2 2 (1.77%) rkt
2 2 (1.77%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.77%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 65 (57.52%) Sybase
2 29 (25.66%) Oracle
3 27 (23.89%) IBM
4 7 (6.19%) VMware
5 6 (5.31%) CA
6 5 (4.42%) BMC
6 5 (4.42%) Citrix
6 5 (4.42%) HP
6 5 (4.42%) Microsoft
6 5 (4.42%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (4.42%) Netezza
6 5 (4.42%) Talend
7 2 (1.77%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.77%) Google
7 2 (1.77%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.77%) Splunk
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