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 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 201 133 191
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +58
Contract jobs citing DB2 63 111 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.63% 1.31% 0.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.67% 5.85% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 54 24
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£320 £415 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.89% +14.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £300 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £107.25 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £107.25 £31.80 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+237.26% -17.93%
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
1718 1898 1621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.21% 22.38% 18.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1018 990 854
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 56 38
Average hourly rate £37.50 £25.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -3.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.60 £18.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -15.38%

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 November 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

DB2 Hourly Rate Histogram 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 November 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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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 -17 38 £325 -22.61% 4
Buckinghamshire -15 13 £300 +7.14%
Hampshire -34 8 £405 +8.00%
Surrey -4 4 £368 -17.41% 2
Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - - 2
Oxfordshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (41.53%) Oracle
2 47 (39.83%) SQL
3 44 (37.29%) IBM
4 37 (31.36%) Linux
5 33 (27.97%) WebSphere
6 29 (24.58%) Finance
7 28 (23.73%) UNIX
8 20 (16.95%) Mainframe
8 20 (16.95%) AIX
8 20 (16.95%) ETL
9 19 (16.10%) SQL Server
9 19 (16.10%) Java
10 18 (15.25%) Windows
10 18 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (14.41%) Security Cleared
12 15 (12.71%) WebSphere MQ
13 14 (11.86%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (11.86%) COBOL
13 14 (11.86%) Oracle Database
14 13 (11.02%) WebSphere Application Server
15 12 (10.17%) Internet
16 11 (9.32%) DataStage
16 11 (9.32%) Tivoli
16 11 (9.32%) Perl
16 11 (9.32%) Waterfall
17 10 (8.47%) SC Cleared
17 10 (8.47%) MQSeries
17 10 (8.47%) ITIL
17 10 (8.47%) Shell Script
18 9 (7.63%) Data Modelling

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 33 (27.97%) WebSphere
2 13 (11.02%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (8.47%) MQSeries
4 8 (6.78%) SAS
5 6 (5.08%) IIS
5 6 (5.08%) Apache
6 4 (3.39%) NetWeaver
6 4 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.69%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.69%) Commerce Server
7 2 (1.69%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.69%) Commerce Server 2007
8 1 (0.85%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.85%) FileNet
8 1 (0.85%) JBoss
8 1 (0.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.69%) SPSS
1 2 (1.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.39%) Staffware
1 4 (3.39%) Misys Midas
2 2 (1.69%) Maximo
3 1 (0.85%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) IaaS
1 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.17%) Internet
2 7 (5.93%) SAN
3 6 (5.08%) Firewall
4 5 (4.24%) VLAN
4 5 (4.24%) IPsec
4 5 (4.24%) Ethernet
4 5 (4.24%) FTP
4 5 (4.24%) BGP
4 5 (4.24%) DNS
4 5 (4.24%) VPN
4 5 (4.24%) Cisco ISE
4 5 (4.24%) NetScaler
4 5 (4.24%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (4.24%) Network Security
4 5 (4.24%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (3.39%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.54%) ATM
7 2 (1.69%) HTTP
7 2 (1.69%) LDAP
8 1 (0.85%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.10%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.86%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (11.86%) Oracle Database
3 11 (9.32%) DataStage
4 8 (6.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 7 (5.93%) Base SAS
6 5 (4.24%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (3.39%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.39%) SAP BW
7 4 (3.39%) Star Schema
8 3 (2.54%) Big Data
9 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.69%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.69%) HBase
9 2 (1.69%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.69%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.69%) PowerCenter
9 2 (1.69%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (1.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.24%) ERwin
2 3 (2.54%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.69%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.69%) Toad
3 2 (1.69%) Rational Rose
3 2 (1.69%) Maven
3 2 (1.69%) JIRA
4 1 (0.85%) Selenium
4 1 (0.85%) Subversion
4 1 (0.85%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.85%) JMeter
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.85%) Ant
4 1 (0.85%) JUnit
4 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.85%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.85%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.85%) JBehave
General
1 29 (24.58%) Finance
2 9 (7.63%) Spanish Language
3 7 (5.93%) Banking
4 4 (3.39%) Retail
5 3 (2.54%) General Ledger
5 3 (2.54%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.85%) German Language
6 1 (0.85%) Legal
6 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (33.90%) Developer
2 21 (17.80%) Analyst
3 16 (13.56%) Consultant
4 12 (10.17%) Administrator
5 11 (9.32%) Architect
6 8 (6.78%) SAS Developer
7 6 (5.08%) Technical Architect
7 6 (5.08%) Applications Developer
8 5 (4.24%) DataStage Developer
8 5 (4.24%) SAP Basis Consultant
8 5 (4.24%) Security Engineer
8 5 (4.24%) SAP Consultant
8 5 (4.24%) DBA
9 4 (3.39%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.39%) Tester
9 4 (3.39%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.39%) Network Engineer
9 4 (3.39%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.39%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.71%) WebSphere MQ
2 8 (6.78%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 8 (6.78%) HTML
2 8 (6.78%) XML
3 6 (5.08%) SAP Basis
4 5 (4.24%) J2EE
4 5 (4.24%) Regular Expression
5 4 (3.39%) .NET
5 4 (3.39%) CSS
5 4 (3.39%) Spring
6 3 (2.54%) Java EE
6 3 (2.54%) XSLT
6 3 (2.54%) Struts
6 3 (2.54%) Middleware
6 3 (2.54%) REST
7 2 (1.69%) Natural Language Processing
7 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.85%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.85%) MSMQ
8 1 (0.85%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.95%) Mainframe
2 9 (7.63%) iSeries
3 8 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.93%) AS400
5 6 (5.08%) IBM Mainframe
5 6 (5.08%) SWIFT
6 4 (3.39%) DataPower
7 3 (2.54%) VSAM
7 3 (2.54%) Clustering
7 3 (2.54%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.54%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.54%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (2.54%) Open Source
8 2 (1.69%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.69%) PKI
9 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.85%) Wiki
9 1 (0.85%) User Experience
9 1 (0.85%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 37 (31.36%) Linux
2 28 (23.73%) UNIX
3 20 (16.95%) AIX
4 18 (15.25%) Windows
5 6 (5.08%) Solaris
6 5 (4.24%) SUSE
6 5 (4.24%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (4.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.85%) OS/400
7 1 (0.85%) HPUX
7 1 (0.85%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.85%) i5/OS
7 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.95%) ETL
2 18 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (9.32%) Waterfall
4 10 (8.47%) ITIL
5 9 (7.63%) Data Modelling
6 8 (6.78%) TOGAF
7 7 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (5.93%) Release Management
7 7 (5.93%) Problem Management
8 6 (5.08%) Technical Analysis
8 6 (5.08%) Six Sigma
8 6 (5.08%) Configuration Management
8 6 (5.08%) Project Management
8 6 (5.08%) DSDM
8 6 (5.08%) Migration
8 6 (5.08%) Systems Analysis
8 6 (5.08%) Lean Six Sigma
9 5 (4.24%) Load Balancing
9 5 (4.24%) Change Management
9 5 (4.24%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 47 (39.83%) SQL
2 19 (16.10%) Java
3 14 (11.86%) COBOL
4 11 (9.32%) Perl
5 10 (8.47%) Shell Script
6 9 (7.63%) RPG
7 8 (6.78%) RPG IV
8 7 (5.93%) JavaScript
8 7 (5.93%) JCL
8 7 (5.93%) SAS Macro
9 6 (5.08%) RPG/400
10 5 (4.24%) PL/SQL
10 5 (4.24%) C
11 4 (3.39%) PL/1
11 4 (3.39%) ABAP
12 3 (2.54%) AWK
12 3 (2.54%) Python
13 2 (1.69%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.69%) R
13 2 (1.69%) JAQL
Qualifications
1 17 (14.41%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.47%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.39%) IBM Certification
4 3 (2.54%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.69%) ISEB
6 1 (0.85%) Degree
6 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (4.24%) FreeRADIUS
1 5 (4.24%) vSphere
2 4 (3.39%) Firmware
3 2 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.85%) PowerHA
4 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 11 (9.32%) Tivoli
2 5 (4.24%) CA Spectrum
3 4 (3.39%) Control-M
4 3 (2.54%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 3 (2.54%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.69%) nmon
6 1 (0.85%) Tivoli NetView
6 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 49 (41.53%) Oracle
2 44 (37.29%) IBM
3 8 (6.78%) Cognos
4 6 (5.08%) Citrix
4 6 (5.08%) SAP
4 6 (5.08%) VMware
5 5 (4.24%) Cisco
5 5 (4.24%) CA
5 5 (4.24%) CheckPoint
5 5 (4.24%) Splunk
6 4 (3.39%) Sybase
7 3 (2.54%) Ab Initio
7 3 (2.54%) HP
8 2 (1.69%) Ektron
8 2 (1.69%) Hortonworks
8 2 (1.69%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.69%) Tableau
8 2 (1.69%) RapidMiner
8 2 (1.69%) ILOG
8 2 (1.69%) Informatica
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