The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Slough 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 29 30 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing DB2 4 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.57% 2.98% 1.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.89% 12.28% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Average daily rate
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£250 £225 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -35.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
45 57 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 17.65% 24.26% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 32 12
Average daily rate £316 £290 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.05% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £475 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
DB2
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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 25 July 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) IBM
1 5 (83.33%) TOGAF
2 4 (66.67%) RPG
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) DSDM
2 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 4 (66.67%) Lean Six Sigma
2 4 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 4 (66.67%) iSeries
2 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 4 (66.67%) RPG IV
2 4 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) DataStage
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
4 2 (33.33%) ERwin
4 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) Toad
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) MQSeries
4 2 (33.33%) Misys Midas
4 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
4 2 (33.33%) AS400

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (33.33%) MQSeries
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Misys Midas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (50.00%) DataStage
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Toad
1 2 (33.33%) ERwin
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (33.33%) Programmer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Programmer
1 2 (33.33%) RPG Programmer
1 2 (33.33%) RPG Analyst Programmer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior RPG Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) DataStage Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Mainframe Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) ETL Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) iSeries
2 2 (33.33%) SWIFT
2 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (33.33%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) TOGAF
2 4 (66.67%) Lean Six Sigma
2 4 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 4 (66.67%) DSDM
2 4 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 4 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) CMMI
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) RPG
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) RPG IV
2 2 (33.33%) RPG/400
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos
3 1 (16.67%) Informatica
3 1 (16.67%) Lotus