The first table below looks at the demand for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Scotland region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 103 37 103
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +66
Contract jobs citing DB2 31 89 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.13% 3.61% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.89% 16.98% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 37 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £389 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.32% +49.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £313 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £268
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
526 524 484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 19.15% 21.25% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 245 201
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 25
Average hourly rate £11.00 £26.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.09% +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +0.32%
DB2
UK

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -18 27 £413 -8.33% 3
Edinburgh -45 3 £450 +20.16%
DB2
UK

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 43 (65.15%) Linux
2 40 (60.61%) UNIX
3 39 (59.09%) Finance
4 32 (48.48%) Java
5 28 (42.42%) Perl
6 27 (40.91%) Sybase
7 23 (34.85%) OO
8 21 (31.82%) Relational Database
9 20 (30.30%) Banking
9 20 (30.30%) Spring
10 18 (27.27%) SQL
10 18 (27.27%) Oracle
10 18 (27.27%) RDBMS
11 16 (24.24%) Mainframe
11 16 (24.24%) Performance Tuning
12 15 (22.73%) OOD
12 15 (22.73%) AIX
13 13 (19.70%) J2SE
13 13 (19.70%) CICS
14 12 (18.18%) JMS
14 12 (18.18%) IBM
14 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
14 12 (18.18%) JUnit
14 12 (18.18%) WebSphere
14 12 (18.18%) Replication
15 11 (16.67%) Windows
15 11 (16.67%) SAN
16 10 (15.15%) EMC
16 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
16 10 (15.15%) Front Office

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 13 (19.70%) CICS
2 12 (18.18%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.55%) MQSeries
4 2 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.03%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.52%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.67%) SAN
2 9 (13.64%) NAS
3 4 (6.06%) Firewall
4 2 (3.03%) LAN
5 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.52%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (31.82%) Relational Database
2 18 (27.27%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (18.18%) JUnit
2 4 (6.06%) Ant
2 4 (6.06%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (1.52%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.52%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.52%) JBehave
3 1 (1.52%) Hudson
3 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
General
1 39 (59.09%) Finance
2 20 (30.30%) Banking
3 10 (15.15%) Front Office
4 5 (7.58%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.55%) General Ledger
6 2 (3.03%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.52%) Back Office
7 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (60.61%) Developer
2 24 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 10 (15.15%) Database Developer
4 9 (13.64%) Designer
5 7 (10.61%) Infrastructure Designer
6 6 (9.09%) DB2 Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Solutions Designer
8 3 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (4.55%) J2EE Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Storage Specialist
9 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.03%) Test Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Consultant
10 1 (1.52%) DBA
10 1 (1.52%) Analyst
10 1 (1.52%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.30%) Spring
2 13 (19.70%) J2SE
3 12 (18.18%) JMS
4 6 (9.09%) Middleware
5 5 (7.58%) HTML5
5 5 (7.58%) XML
5 5 (7.58%) HTML
6 4 (6.06%) J2EE
6 4 (6.06%) SOAP
6 4 (6.06%) Apache Flex
6 4 (6.06%) Ext JS
6 4 (6.06%) Apache CXF
7 3 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (1.52%) CSS
8 1 (1.52%) .NET
8 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 1 (1.52%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.24%) Mainframe
2 12 (18.18%) Replication
3 9 (13.64%) IBM Mainframe
4 7 (10.61%) Equity Derivative
5 5 (7.58%) Hedge funds
6 2 (3.03%) HACMP
6 2 (3.03%) LPAR
7 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.52%) VSAM
7 1 (1.52%) Derivative
7 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.52%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 43 (65.15%) Linux
2 40 (60.61%) UNIX
3 15 (22.73%) AIX
4 11 (16.67%) Windows
5 9 (13.64%) zOS
6 2 (3.03%) SUSE
6 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.85%) OO
2 16 (24.24%) Performance Tuning
3 15 (22.73%) OOD
4 10 (15.15%) Data Analysis
5 7 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (10.61%) Database Tuning
6 6 (9.09%) Multithreading
6 6 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.06%) Network Design
8 4 (6.06%) Automated Testing
9 1 (1.52%) Workflow Management
9 1 (1.52%) Supplier Management
9 1 (1.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.52%) Performance Testing
9 1 (1.52%) Integration Testing
9 1 (1.52%) Test Management
9 1 (1.52%) Scrum
9 1 (1.52%) TDD
9 1 (1.52%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (48.48%) Java
2 28 (42.42%) Perl
3 18 (27.27%) SQL
4 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.58%) COBOL
6 4 (6.06%) Shell Script
7 3 (4.55%) JCL
8 2 (3.03%) Python
9 1 (1.52%) RPG IV
9 1 (1.52%) C#
9 1 (1.52%) C++
9 1 (1.52%) VBA
9 1 (1.52%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.52%) ISEB
2 1 (1.52%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (13.64%) SRDF
2 4 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.52%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.52%) Legato
2 1 (1.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (40.91%) Sybase
2 18 (27.27%) Oracle
3 12 (18.18%) IBM
3 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 10 (15.15%) EMC
5 4 (6.06%) Perforce
6 3 (4.55%) VMware
6 3 (4.55%) SAP
7 2 (3.03%) Intel
7 2 (3.03%) Teradata
8 1 (1.52%) CA
8 1 (1.52%) Informatica
8 1 (1.52%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.52%) JBoss
8 1 (1.52%) HP
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