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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 41 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing DB2 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.33% 0.98% 0.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.52% 3.00% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £425 £498 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.45% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £39.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-24.05% +64.58%
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
66 100 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 21.78% 32.68% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 71 68
Average daily rate £390 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £313 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 10
Average hourly rate £42.50 £38.25 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) EJB
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Informix
2 1 (50.00%) Flash
2 1 (50.00%) DSDM
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) WSDL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) BEA
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Informix
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) EJB
1 1 (50.00%) Flash
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) JMS
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) WSDL
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) SUSE
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) DSDM
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) BEA
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Sybase
2 1 (50.00%) VeriFone
2 1 (50.00%) WorldPay