The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 204 140 174
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +34
Contract jobs citing DB2 45 97 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 1.15% 0.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.92% 5.80% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 41 14
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£350 £415 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.66% -20.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £267 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £39.50 £24.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.58% -40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £24.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+64.58% -40.00%
DB2
England

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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1540 1672 1430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 16.79% 19.85% 18.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 885 838 787
Average daily rate £370 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £254 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £492 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 54 35
Average hourly rate £34.00 £23.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% +2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £13.92 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -9.83%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

DB2
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 January 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
Berkshire -9 32 £500 +11.11% 5
Buckinghamshire -7 10 £308 +11.81% 1
Surrey -6 2 £308 +16.03%
Hampshire -51 1 £350 -12.50% 3
Kent - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 1
Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 45 (46.39%) SQL
2 41 (42.27%) Oracle
3 38 (39.18%) IBM
4 27 (27.84%) Linux
5 26 (26.80%) Finance
6 25 (25.77%) Java
7 24 (24.74%) ETL
8 21 (21.65%) Windows
9 20 (20.62%) Mainframe
10 19 (19.59%) Data Warehouse
11 17 (17.53%) AIX
12 16 (16.49%) SQL Server
13 15 (15.46%) COBOL
14 14 (14.43%) UNIX
14 14 (14.43%) WebSphere
15 12 (12.37%) VMware
15 12 (12.37%) Agile Software Development
15 12 (12.37%) SAS
15 12 (12.37%) Internet
15 12 (12.37%) SAS Enterprise Guide
16 11 (11.34%) Base SAS
16 11 (11.34%) Business Objects
16 11 (11.34%) SAP
16 11 (11.34%) Spanish Language
17 10 (10.31%) Release Management
17 10 (10.31%) SAS Macro
17 10 (10.31%) TOGAF
17 10 (10.31%) HTML
18 9 (9.28%) SAP BW
18 9 (9.28%) HP

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 14 (14.43%) WebSphere
2 12 (12.37%) SAS
3 6 (6.19%) IIS
3 6 (6.19%) Apache
3 6 (6.19%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (4.12%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (4.12%) NetWeaver
5 3 (3.09%) MQSeries
6 2 (2.06%) Commerce Server 2007
6 2 (2.06%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.06%) Commerce Server
7 1 (1.03%) CICS
7 1 (1.03%) JBoss
7 1 (1.03%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.03%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (1.03%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.09%) MS Office
3 2 (2.06%) SPSS
4 1 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Staffware
2 2 (2.06%) Maximo
2 2 (2.06%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.37%) Internet
2 9 (9.28%) Firewall
3 7 (7.22%) FTP
4 6 (6.19%) LAN
4 6 (6.19%) WAN
4 6 (6.19%) HTTP
5 5 (5.15%) BGP
5 5 (5.15%) TCP/IP
5 5 (5.15%) VPN
5 5 (5.15%) Ethernet
5 5 (5.15%) DNS
5 5 (5.15%) SAN
5 5 (5.15%) VLAN
5 5 (5.15%) Network Security
5 5 (5.15%) IPsec
5 5 (5.15%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (5.15%) NetScaler
5 5 (5.15%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (5.15%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (3.09%) APPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.59%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (16.49%) SQL Server
3 12 (12.37%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 11 (11.34%) Base SAS
5 9 (9.28%) SAP BW
6 7 (7.22%) DataStage
7 5 (5.15%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (5.15%) SAP Data Services
7 5 (5.15%) SAP HANA
7 5 (5.15%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.09%) PowerCenter
8 3 (3.09%) MySQL
8 3 (3.09%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (2.06%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (2.06%) Star Schema
10 1 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.03%) IMS/DB
Development Applications
1 4 (4.12%) JUnit
2 3 (3.09%) ERwin
3 2 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.06%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.06%) XMLSpy
4 1 (1.03%) Rational Rose
4 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.03%) Ant
4 1 (1.03%) Maven
4 1 (1.03%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.03%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.03%) JBehave
4 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
General
1 26 (26.80%) Finance
2 11 (11.34%) Spanish Language
3 6 (6.19%) Retail
4 5 (5.15%) Banking
4 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.09%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.03%) German Language
6 1 (1.03%) Marketing
6 1 (1.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (35.05%) Developer
2 18 (18.56%) Analyst
3 12 (12.37%) SAS Developer
4 11 (11.34%) Architect
5 10 (10.31%) Technical Architect
6 8 (8.25%) Consultant
7 7 (7.22%) Administrator
8 5 (5.15%) Security Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Senior Architect
9 4 (4.12%) Tester
9 4 (4.12%) Network Security Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (4.12%) Network Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) SAP Basis Consultant
9 4 (4.12%) SAP Consultant
9 4 (4.12%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (3.09%) SAP Architect
10 3 (3.09%) Excel Developer
10 3 (3.09%) DataStage Developer
10 3 (3.09%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.31%) HTML
2 8 (8.25%) XML
3 5 (5.15%) CSS
3 5 (5.15%) Spring
3 5 (5.15%) SAP Basis
3 5 (5.15%) Regular Expression
4 4 (4.12%) J2EE
4 4 (4.12%) JDBC
4 4 (4.12%) SOAP
4 4 (4.12%) Struts
4 4 (4.12%) Middleware
5 3 (3.09%) APPC
5 3 (3.09%) JMS
5 3 (3.09%) REST
6 2 (2.06%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (2.06%) .NET
6 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.06%) XSD
6 2 (2.06%) WSDL
6 2 (2.06%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.62%) Mainframe
2 7 (7.22%) AS400
2 7 (7.22%) iSeries
3 6 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.15%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (3.09%) SWIFT
5 3 (3.09%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (3.09%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (2.06%) PKI
7 1 (1.03%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.84%) Linux
2 21 (21.65%) Windows
3 17 (17.53%) AIX
4 14 (14.43%) UNIX
5 5 (5.15%) SUSE
5 5 (5.15%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.09%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.09%) OS/400
7 3 (3.09%) i5/OS
7 3 (3.09%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.06%) Solaris
9 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.74%) ETL
2 12 (12.37%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (10.31%) Release Management
3 10 (10.31%) TOGAF
4 9 (9.28%) ITIL
4 9 (9.28%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (7.22%) Project Management
5 7 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (7.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (7.22%) Waterfall
6 6 (6.19%) Scrum
6 6 (6.19%) Data Modelling
7 5 (5.15%) Configuration Management
7 5 (5.15%) E-Commerce
7 5 (5.15%) Load Balancing
7 5 (5.15%) Change Management
8 4 (4.12%) Test Scripting
8 4 (4.12%) Dimensional Modelling
8 4 (4.12%) SOA
9 3 (3.09%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 45 (46.39%) SQL
2 25 (25.77%) Java
3 15 (15.46%) COBOL
4 10 (10.31%) SAS Macro
5 9 (9.28%) ABAP
6 8 (8.25%) Perl
7 7 (7.22%) JCL
7 7 (7.22%) RPG
8 5 (5.15%) PL/SQL
8 5 (5.15%) JavaScript
8 5 (5.15%) C
9 4 (4.12%) RPG/400
9 4 (4.12%) RPG IV
9 4 (4.12%) PL/1
9 4 (4.12%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.09%) AWK
11 2 (2.06%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.06%) VBA
11 2 (2.06%) C#
11 2 (2.06%) REXX
Qualifications
1 4 (4.12%) Security Cleared
1 4 (4.12%) Degree
1 4 (4.12%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.09%) IBM Certification
3 1 (1.03%) ISEB
3 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.03%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (5.15%) vSphere
1 5 (5.15%) FreeRADIUS
2 4 (4.12%) Firmware
3 3 (3.09%) PowerHA
4 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.03%) RACF
5 1 (1.03%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 5 (5.15%) Control-M
1 5 (5.15%) CA Spectrum
2 3 (3.09%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 3 (3.09%) Tivoli NetView
3 2 (2.06%) nmon
3 2 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.06%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 41 (42.27%) Oracle
2 38 (39.18%) IBM
3 12 (12.37%) VMware
4 11 (11.34%) Business Objects
4 11 (11.34%) SAP
5 9 (9.28%) HP
6 8 (8.25%) Cognos
7 7 (7.22%) CA
8 6 (6.19%) Citrix
9 5 (5.15%) CheckPoint
9 5 (5.15%) Cisco
9 5 (5.15%) Splunk
10 4 (4.12%) Microsoft
11 3 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (3.09%) webMethods
11 3 (3.09%) NetIQ
11 3 (3.09%) Software AG
12 2 (2.06%) Ektron
12 2 (2.06%) Ab Initio
12 2 (2.06%) MicroStrategy
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