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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 84 99 106
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Contract jobs citing DB2 73 36 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.49% 1.18% 0.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.72% 5.71% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 16 16
Median daily rate £400 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +50.00%
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
681 631 557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 23.22% 20.72% 20.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 340 300
Median daily rate £353 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 2
Median hourly rate £36.00 £42.50 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% +53.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £18.50 £19.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £65.00 £36.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +27 51 £400 +6.66% 4
Edinburgh -14 13 £442 +4.00% 1
DB2
UK

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 57 (60.64%) SQL
1 57 (60.64%) Unix
2 51 (54.26%) Linux
3 45 (47.87%) Sybase
4 43 (45.74%) Java
5 42 (44.68%) Finance
6 40 (42.55%) OO
7 37 (39.36%) RDBMS
7 37 (39.36%) Relational Database
7 37 (39.36%) SDLC
8 36 (38.30%) Perl
9 34 (36.17%) Spring
9 34 (36.17%) Analytical Skills
10 33 (35.11%) OOD
11 32 (34.04%) J2SE
12 30 (31.91%) Banking
13 28 (29.79%) Oracle
13 28 (29.79%) JUnit
14 27 (28.72%) JMS
15 24 (25.53%) IBM
15 24 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
16 22 (23.40%) Software Engineering
17 19 (20.21%) Front Office
18 17 (18.09%) Mainframe
19 14 (14.89%) AIX
20 13 (13.83%) Multithreading
21 12 (12.77%) Database Tuning
21 12 (12.77%) WebSphere
21 12 (12.77%) Performance Tuning
21 12 (12.77%) Windows

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 (12.77%) WebSphere
2 11 (11.70%) CICS
3 5 (5.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (4.26%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (4.26%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.13%) Confluence
5 2 (2.13%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.38%) HTTP
2 4 (4.26%) LDAP
3 3 (3.19%) FTP
4 2 (2.13%) Firewall
4 2 (2.13%) SSL
4 2 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (39.36%) RDBMS
1 37 (39.36%) Relational Database
2 8 (8.51%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.38%) MongoDB
3 6 (6.38%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.32%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (5.32%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.19%) IBM PureData
6 3 (3.19%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.19%) Oracle Exadata
6 3 (3.19%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.13%) Big Data
7 2 (2.13%) DB2 UDB
8 1 (1.06%) MS Access
8 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (29.79%) JUnit
2 4 (4.26%) Subversion
3 3 (3.19%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (2.13%) Ant
4 2 (2.13%) Artifactory
4 2 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.13%) ClearCase
4 2 (2.13%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.13%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.13%) Gradle
4 2 (2.13%) Grunt
4 2 (2.13%) gulp
4 2 (2.13%) Hudson
4 2 (2.13%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.13%) JIRA
4 2 (2.13%) Maven
4 2 (2.13%) Selenium
4 2 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (2.13%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.13%) Vagrant
General
1 42 (44.68%) Finance
2 30 (31.91%) Banking
3 19 (20.21%) Front Office
4 11 (11.70%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.26%) Billing
5 4 (4.26%) Law
5 4 (4.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (52.13%) Developer
2 29 (30.85%) Java Developer
3 20 (21.28%) DBA
4 15 (15.96%) DB2 DBA
5 12 (12.77%) C++ Developer
6 11 (11.70%) Senior Developer
7 10 (10.64%) Administrator
7 10 (10.64%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Architect
8 6 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (5.32%) DB2 Administrator
9 5 (5.32%) RPG Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Analyst
10 4 (4.26%) Designer
10 4 (4.26%) Linux Administrator
10 4 (4.26%) Unix Engineer
10 4 (4.26%) Windows Administrator
11 3 (3.19%) Consultant
11 3 (3.19%) Oracle DBA
11 3 (3.19%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (36.17%) Spring
2 32 (34.04%) J2SE
3 27 (28.72%) JMS
4 8 (8.51%) XML
5 5 (5.32%) .NET
5 5 (5.32%) Hibernate
5 5 (5.32%) HTML
6 4 (4.26%) JSP
6 4 (4.26%) Servlets
6 4 (4.26%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (2.13%) CSS
7 2 (2.13%) Flash
7 2 (2.13%) Java EE
7 2 (2.13%) JDBC
7 2 (2.13%) SOAP
8 1 (1.06%) Apache Flex
8 1 (1.06%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 34 (36.17%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (18.09%) Mainframe
3 11 (11.70%) Equities
3 11 (11.70%) Equity Derivative
4 8 (8.51%) Clustering
4 8 (8.51%) Replication
5 7 (7.45%) IBM Mainframe
6 4 (4.26%) Fixed Income
6 4 (4.26%) Smart Meter
7 3 (3.19%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.19%) Derivative
7 3 (3.19%) iSeries
8 2 (2.13%) AS400
8 2 (2.13%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.13%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.13%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.06%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 57 (60.64%) Unix
2 51 (54.26%) Linux
3 14 (14.89%) AIX
4 12 (12.77%) Windows
5 8 (8.51%) zOS
6 3 (3.19%) OS/2
6 3 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (42.55%) OO
2 37 (39.36%) SDLC
3 33 (35.11%) OOD
4 24 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (23.40%) Software Engineering
6 13 (13.83%) Multithreading
7 12 (12.77%) Database Tuning
7 12 (12.77%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (10.64%) SOA
9 7 (7.45%) Change Management
9 7 (7.45%) Investment Management
9 7 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (7.45%) Wealth Management
10 6 (6.38%) Data Modelling
11 5 (5.32%) Data Management
11 5 (5.32%) ITIL
11 5 (5.32%) TOGAF
12 4 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (4.26%) ETL
12 4 (4.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (60.64%) SQL
2 43 (45.74%) Java
3 36 (38.30%) Perl
4 12 (12.77%) C++
5 11 (11.70%) REXX
6 6 (6.38%) COBOL
6 6 (6.38%) Shell Script
7 5 (5.32%) JavaScript
7 5 (5.32%) RPG
7 5 (5.32%) RPG IV
8 4 (4.26%) Python
9 3 (3.19%) JCL
10 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.13%) Korn
10 2 (2.13%) Ruby
10 2 (2.13%) Scala
11 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.19%) Degree
2 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (7.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.32%) vSphere
3 3 (3.19%) PowerHA
3 3 (3.19%) RACF
4 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.13%) Docker
4 2 (2.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (3.19%) OMEGAMON
2 2 (2.13%) Ansible
2 2 (2.13%) CA Wily
2 2 (2.13%) Control-M
2 2 (2.13%) logstash
2 2 (2.13%) MAINVIEW
2 2 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.13%) Puppet
2 2 (2.13%) rkt
2 2 (2.13%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.13%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 45 (47.87%) Sybase
2 28 (29.79%) Oracle
3 24 (25.53%) IBM
4 7 (7.45%) VMware
5 5 (5.32%) BMC
5 5 (5.32%) CA
5 5 (5.32%) Citrix
5 5 (5.32%) HP
5 5 (5.32%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.19%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (3.19%) Netezza
6 3 (3.19%) Talend
7 2 (2.13%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.13%) F5
7 2 (2.13%) Google
7 2 (2.13%) Imperva
7 2 (2.13%) Pega
7 2 (2.13%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.13%) Splunk
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