The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DB2 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 2.11% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£513 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-2.18% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £20.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+97.50% -23.80%
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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 Slough region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
36 44 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 12.63% 17.89% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 29 15
Average daily rate £500 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £226 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Average hourly rate £34.00 £22.50 £43.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.11% -48.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.80 £19.00 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £22.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Slough

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) IBM
2 9 (90.00%) TOGAF
3 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) HP
3 6 (60.00%) SAP
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) AIX
4 5 (50.00%) Business Objects
4 5 (50.00%) ABAP
4 5 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (50.00%) SAP BW
4 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
4 5 (50.00%) SAP HANA
5 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (30.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) ERwin
6 3 (30.00%) Middleware
6 3 (30.00%) LAN
6 3 (30.00%) WAN
6 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (30.00%) ERP
6 3 (30.00%) MS Excel

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 2 (20.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) LAN
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (50.00%) SAP BW
1 5 (50.00%) SAP Data Services
1 5 (50.00%) SAP HANA
2 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) Base SAS
3 1 (10.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) ERwin
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Architect
2 6 (60.00%) Technical Architect
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Architect
4 3 (30.00%) SAP Architect
4 3 (30.00%) Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Technical Architect
4 3 (30.00%) SAP Technical Architect
5 2 (20.00%) AS400 Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior AS400 Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior SAS Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Data Architect
6 1 (10.00%) SAS Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (20.00%) AS400
2 2 (20.00%) iSeries
2 2 (20.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) AIX
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) TOGAF
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) ERP
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
5 2 (20.00%) DSDM
5 2 (20.00%) ETL
5 2 (20.00%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (10.00%) Release Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Mapping
6 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Data Management
6 1 (10.00%) Workflow
6 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) ABAP
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) RPG
3 2 (20.00%) RPG/400
3 2 (20.00%) RPG IV
4 1 (10.00%) SAS Macro
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) IBM
2 6 (60.00%) HP
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) SAP
3 5 (50.00%) Business Objects
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) Cognos