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 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 201 121 165
Rank change year-on-year
-80 +44
Contract jobs citing DB2 45 128 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 1.46% 0.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.73% 7.05% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 63 47
Average daily rate
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£390 £400 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £272 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £550 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £26.25 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
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
1650 1816 1868
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.80% 20.77% 18.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 946 987 889
Average daily rate £350 £370 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +1.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £330
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 39 49
Average hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.65 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.58 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Buckinghamshire -2 15 £313 -
Hampshire -12 13 £438 +27.27% 6
Berkshire -53 10 - - 5
Surrey -1 4 £425 -10.52% 3
West Sussex +3 1 - - 1
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 49 (35.77%) Oracle
2 47 (34.31%) SQL
2 47 (34.31%) IBM
3 46 (33.58%) WebSphere
4 41 (29.93%) Finance
4 41 (29.93%) UNIX
5 38 (27.74%) Java
6 34 (24.82%) Linux
7 24 (17.52%) Security Cleared
8 21 (15.33%) AIX
8 21 (15.33%) SQL Server
9 20 (14.60%) COBOL
9 20 (14.60%) Mainframe
9 20 (14.60%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (13.87%) SC Cleared
10 19 (13.87%) Oracle Database
11 18 (13.14%) WebSphere MQ
12 17 (12.41%) WebSphere Application Server
12 17 (12.41%) E-Commerce
13 16 (11.68%) Analytics
14 15 (10.95%) Windows
14 15 (10.95%) XML
15 14 (10.22%) Internet
15 14 (10.22%) JCL
15 14 (10.22%) Retail
16 12 (8.76%) Banking
16 12 (8.76%) Tivoli
16 12 (8.76%) Data Modelling
17 11 (8.03%) J2EE
17 11 (8.03%) IBM Mainframe

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 46 (33.58%) WebSphere
2 17 (12.41%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (6.57%) MQSeries
4 7 (5.11%) CICS
4 7 (5.11%) Apache Pig
5 4 (2.92%) FileNet
5 4 (2.92%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (2.92%) IIS
6 2 (1.46%) Commerce Server
6 2 (1.46%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.73%) SAP Web AS
7 1 (0.73%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.73%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.73%) Commerce Server 2007
7 1 (0.73%) Confluence
7 1 (0.73%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.73%) Apache
7 1 (0.73%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.19%) SPSS
2 2 (1.46%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.73%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Misys Midas
1 3 (2.19%) AWD
2 2 (1.46%) Staffware
3 1 (0.73%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.73%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.73%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.73%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.73%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.73%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.46%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.22%) Internet
2 4 (2.92%) FTP
3 3 (2.19%) ATM
3 3 (2.19%) SAN
4 2 (1.46%) Intranet
4 2 (1.46%) Firewall
4 2 (1.46%) Network Security
4 2 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.73%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.73%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.73%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (0.73%) IPsec
5 1 (0.73%) VLAN
5 1 (0.73%) BGP
5 1 (0.73%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.73%) HTTP
5 1 (0.73%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.73%) VPN
5 1 (0.73%) DNS
5 1 (0.73%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.33%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.87%) Oracle Database
3 10 (7.30%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (5.84%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.84%) Big Data
5 7 (5.11%) Hadoop
5 7 (5.11%) Apache Hive
5 7 (5.11%) HBase
5 7 (5.11%) RDBMS
6 6 (4.38%) DataStage
6 6 (4.38%) Couchbase
7 5 (3.65%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.92%) QlikView
8 4 (2.92%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.19%) PowerCenter
9 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.46%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.19%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (2.19%) Rational Rose
2 3 (2.19%) LoadRunner
2 3 (2.19%) ERwin
3 2 (1.46%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.46%) Toad
3 2 (1.46%) Maven
3 2 (1.46%) JIRA
3 2 (1.46%) Selenium
3 2 (1.46%) Ant
3 2 (1.46%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.73%) JUnit
4 1 (0.73%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.73%) MyEclipse
4 1 (0.73%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.73%) JBehave
4 1 (0.73%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.73%) Hudson
General
1 41 (29.93%) Finance
2 14 (10.22%) Retail
3 12 (8.76%) Banking
4 7 (5.11%) Spanish Language
5 3 (2.19%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.73%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.73%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.73%) Legal
6 1 (0.73%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (30.66%) Developer
2 26 (18.98%) Analyst
3 20 (14.60%) Architect
4 17 (12.41%) Administrator
5 16 (11.68%) DBA
6 12 (8.76%) Consultant
7 11 (8.03%) Technical Architect
7 11 (8.03%) DB2 DBA
8 9 (6.57%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (4.38%) Programmer
9 6 (4.38%) Applications Developer
10 5 (3.65%) Tester
10 5 (3.65%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.65%) Analyst Programmer
10 5 (3.65%) DB2 Specialist
11 4 (2.92%) Technical Developer
11 4 (2.92%) Senior Architect
11 4 (2.92%) Java Developer
11 4 (2.92%) Business Analyst
11 4 (2.92%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.14%) WebSphere MQ
2 15 (10.95%) XML
3 11 (8.03%) J2EE
4 8 (5.84%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 7 (5.11%) HTML
6 6 (4.38%) .NET
6 6 (4.38%) XSLT
6 6 (4.38%) Spring
7 5 (3.65%) Natural Language Processing
7 5 (3.65%) Middleware
7 5 (3.65%) CSS
7 5 (3.65%) JDBC
8 4 (2.92%) ISPF
8 4 (2.92%) Java EE
9 3 (2.19%) REST
10 2 (1.46%) Ajax
10 2 (1.46%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.46%) SAP Basis
10 2 (1.46%) JSP
10 2 (1.46%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.60%) Mainframe
2 11 (8.03%) IBM Mainframe
3 8 (5.84%) Open Source
4 6 (4.38%) iSeries
5 5 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.65%) SWIFT
5 5 (3.65%) DataPower
5 5 (3.65%) Clustering
6 4 (2.92%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.92%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (2.19%) User Experience
7 3 (2.19%) AS400
7 3 (2.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.19%) VSAM
8 2 (1.46%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.46%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.46%) EMC Centera
9 1 (0.73%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.73%) Wiki
9 1 (0.73%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 41 (29.93%) UNIX
2 34 (24.82%) Linux
3 21 (15.33%) AIX
4 15 (10.95%) Windows
5 9 (6.57%) Solaris
6 1 (0.73%) HPUX
6 1 (0.73%) VMS
6 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.73%) SUSE
6 1 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (14.60%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (12.41%) E-Commerce
3 16 (11.68%) Analytics
4 12 (8.76%) Data Modelling
5 10 (7.30%) ITIL
5 10 (7.30%) ETL
6 9 (6.57%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (5.84%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (5.84%) OO
7 8 (5.84%) Waterfall
8 7 (5.11%) Project Management
8 7 (5.11%) Migration
8 7 (5.11%) TOGAF
8 7 (5.11%) OOP
8 7 (5.11%) Data Security
9 6 (4.38%) MapReduce
9 6 (4.38%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (4.38%) Business Analysis
9 6 (4.38%) Project Planning
9 6 (4.38%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (34.31%) SQL
2 38 (27.74%) Java
3 20 (14.60%) COBOL
4 14 (10.22%) JCL
5 10 (7.30%) JavaScript
6 8 (5.84%) Perl
6 8 (5.84%) Python
7 7 (5.11%) Shell Script
8 6 (4.38%) R
9 5 (3.65%) RPG IV
9 5 (3.65%) RPG
9 5 (3.65%) C
10 4 (2.92%) C#
10 4 (2.92%) REXX
11 3 (2.19%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.19%) VB
11 3 (2.19%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.19%) C++
11 3 (2.19%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.19%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 24 (17.52%) Security Cleared
2 19 (13.87%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.92%) IBM Certification
4 2 (1.46%) ISEB
4 2 (1.46%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.73%) CISSP
5 1 (0.73%) CISM
5 1 (0.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.19%) ISO 9001
1 3 (2.19%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.73%) vSphere
1 1 (0.73%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 12 (8.76%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (2.92%) MAINVIEW
2 4 (2.92%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.19%) Control-M
4 2 (1.46%) nmon
5 1 (0.73%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.73%) TIBCO Hawk
5 1 (0.73%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 49 (35.77%) Oracle
2 47 (34.31%) IBM
3 9 (6.57%) Sybase
4 6 (4.38%) RedPrairie
4 6 (4.38%) Tableau
4 6 (4.38%) RapidMiner
4 6 (4.38%) Cloudera
5 5 (3.65%) Cognos
6 4 (2.92%) BMC
6 4 (2.92%) Informatica
6 4 (2.92%) JDA
7 3 (2.19%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.19%) Kofax
7 3 (2.19%) ReadSoft
8 2 (1.46%) Remedy
8 2 (1.46%) HP
8 2 (1.46%) EMC
8 2 (1.46%) Citrix
8 2 (1.46%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.46%) SAP
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