The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 40 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing DB2 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.99% 0.82% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.37% 2.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£498 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £20.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+97.50% -23.80%
DB2
South West

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 Somerset region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
89 89 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 29.37% 36.48% 29.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 56 36
Average daily rate £350 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £419 £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.56%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

DB2
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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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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
Taunton -12 1 £445 -
DB2
South West

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) AIX
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) Netezza
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) DataFlux
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Greenplum
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) FMCG
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (20.00%) RPG IV
3 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
3 1 (20.00%) Talend
3 1 (20.00%) Hortonworks
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle ODI

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 (40.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) ERwin
1 1 (20.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Information Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Data Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) DTV
1 1 (20.00%) AS400
1 1 (20.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) AIX
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) RPG IV
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) RPG
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Netezza
2 1 (20.00%) DataFlux
2 1 (20.00%) Greenplum
2 1 (20.00%) Talend
2 1 (20.00%) Hortonworks
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Informatica
2 1 (20.00%) Embarcadero
2 1 (20.00%) Ab Initio
2 1 (20.00%) Teradata