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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 33 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs citing DB2 4 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.43% 3.47% 1.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.45% 13.43% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Average daily rate
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- £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £22.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -25.49%
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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
62 67 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 22.22% 25.87% 23.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 44 13
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.05 £30.00 £32.30
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -7.12%

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 23 September 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 8 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Waterfall
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 7 (87.50%) IBM
3 6 (75.00%) Six Sigma
3 6 (75.00%) RPG
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) DSDM
3 6 (75.00%) WebSphere
3 6 (75.00%) iSeries
3 6 (75.00%) RPG IV
3 6 (75.00%) Technical Analysis
3 6 (75.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 5 (62.50%) Problem Management
4 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (62.50%) ERwin
5 4 (50.00%) Internet
5 4 (50.00%) Mainframe
5 4 (50.00%) MQSeries
5 4 (50.00%) UNIX
5 4 (50.00%) Linux
5 4 (50.00%) AS400
5 4 (50.00%) Misys Midas
5 4 (50.00%) SWIFT
5 4 (50.00%) RPG/400
6 3 (37.50%) Web Application Development
6 3 (37.50%) Workflow

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 6 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (50.00%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Misys Midas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) ERwin
2 2 (25.00%) Toad
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 2 (25.00%) Programmer
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
1 2 (25.00%) AS400 Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Programmer
1 2 (25.00%) RPG Programmer
1 2 (25.00%) RPG Analyst Programmer
1 2 (25.00%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
1 2 (25.00%) Senior RPG Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior AS400 Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) ETL Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) iSeries
2 4 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (50.00%) AS400
2 4 (50.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) UNIX
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Waterfall
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) Six Sigma
3 6 (75.00%) DSDM
3 6 (75.00%) Technical Analysis
3 6 (75.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 5 (62.50%) Problem Management
4 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (37.50%) Web Application Development
5 3 (37.50%) Workflow
5 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (25.00%) ETL
7 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
7 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
7 1 (12.50%) Data Management
7 1 (12.50%) Analytics
7 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) RPG
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) RPG IV
2 4 (50.00%) RPG/400
3 2 (25.00%) C
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Cognos
4 1 (12.50%) Informatica