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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 198 127 189
Rank change year-on-year
-71 +62
Contract jobs citing DB2 52 108 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.54% 1.26% 0.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.05% 5.58% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 55 37
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£345 £400 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £280 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £525 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £175.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £145.00 £27.00 £32.57
% change year-on-year
+437.03% -17.08%
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
1707 1936 1740
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.56% 22.52% 18.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1001 1026 858
Average daily rate £375 £354 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £244 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 49 41
Average hourly rate £36.25 £33.75 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.25 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.18 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £30.75 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +1.65%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -31 24 £300 -25.00% 4
Buckinghamshire -7 13 £306 +9.37% 1
Hampshire -19 10 £436 +45.41% 3
Surrey -8 3 £425 -10.52% 2
West Sussex - 1 - - 2
Kent - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 54 (37.76%) SQL
1 54 (37.76%) Oracle
2 49 (34.27%) IBM
3 43 (30.07%) WebSphere
4 41 (28.67%) Finance
5 40 (27.97%) Linux
6 36 (25.17%) UNIX
7 33 (23.08%) Java
8 27 (18.88%) Security Cleared
9 24 (16.78%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (15.38%) SQL Server
11 21 (14.69%) AIX
11 21 (14.69%) Mainframe
11 21 (14.69%) Oracle Database
12 20 (13.99%) SC Cleared
12 20 (13.99%) ETL
13 18 (12.59%) WebSphere Application Server
14 17 (11.89%) WebSphere MQ
15 15 (10.49%) Internet
15 15 (10.49%) COBOL
15 15 (10.49%) Windows
15 15 (10.49%) XML
15 15 (10.49%) Data Modelling
16 14 (9.79%) Analytics
17 13 (9.09%) Banking
17 13 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
17 13 (9.09%) JavaScript
17 13 (9.09%) Perl
17 13 (9.09%) Tivoli
18 12 (8.39%) HTML

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 43 (30.07%) WebSphere
2 18 (12.59%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (6.99%) MQSeries
4 7 (4.90%) Apache Pig
5 5 (3.50%) SAS
6 4 (2.80%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (2.10%) IIS
7 3 (2.10%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.40%) Commerce Server 2007
8 2 (1.40%) JBoss
8 2 (1.40%) Apache
8 2 (1.40%) Commerce Server
8 2 (1.40%) FileNet
9 1 (0.70%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.70%) Confluence
9 1 (0.70%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 3 (2.10%) SPSS
2 2 (1.40%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.80%) Staffware
1 4 (2.80%) Misys Midas
2 2 (1.40%) AWD
3 1 (0.70%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.40%) IaaS
2 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.49%) Internet
2 4 (2.80%) FTP
3 3 (2.10%) ATM
3 3 (2.10%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.10%) SAN
3 3 (2.10%) Firewall
4 2 (1.40%) Network Security
4 2 (1.40%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.40%) Intranet
4 2 (1.40%) LDAP
5 1 (0.70%) VPN
5 1 (0.70%) DNS
5 1 (0.70%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.70%) HTTP
5 1 (0.70%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.70%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.70%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (0.70%) IPsec
5 1 (0.70%) VLAN
5 1 (0.70%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 21 (14.69%) Oracle Database
3 13 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (7.69%) DataStage
5 8 (5.59%) Relational Database
5 8 (5.59%) Big Data
6 7 (4.90%) Hadoop
6 7 (4.90%) Apache Hive
6 7 (4.90%) HBase
6 7 (4.90%) RDBMS
7 6 (4.20%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (4.20%) Couchbase
8 5 (3.50%) NoSQL
8 5 (3.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 4 (2.80%) QlikView
9 4 (2.80%) Star Schema
9 4 (2.80%) Base SAS
10 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.50%) ERwin
1 5 (3.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.80%) Eclipse
3 3 (2.10%) LoadRunner
3 3 (2.10%) Rational Rose
4 2 (1.40%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.40%) Ant
4 2 (1.40%) Maven
4 2 (1.40%) JIRA
4 2 (1.40%) Selenium
4 2 (1.40%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.40%) Toad
5 1 (0.70%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.70%) MyEclipse
5 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.70%) JBehave
5 1 (0.70%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.70%) Hudson
5 1 (0.70%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 41 (28.67%) Finance
2 13 (9.09%) Banking
3 10 (6.99%) Spanish Language
4 5 (3.50%) Retail
5 3 (2.10%) General Ledger
5 3 (2.10%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.70%) Legal
6 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.70%) German Language
Job Titles
1 50 (34.97%) Developer
2 26 (18.18%) Analyst
3 20 (13.99%) Architect
4 14 (9.79%) Consultant
4 14 (9.79%) Administrator
5 12 (8.39%) DBA
5 12 (8.39%) Technical Architect
6 7 (4.90%) DB2 DBA
6 7 (4.90%) Senior Developer
7 6 (4.20%) Applications Developer
7 6 (4.20%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (3.50%) SAS Developer
8 5 (3.50%) Programmer
8 5 (3.50%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (3.50%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (3.50%) Business Analyst
8 5 (3.50%) DataStage Developer
8 5 (3.50%) Senior Architect
8 5 (3.50%) DB2 Specialist
9 4 (2.80%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.89%) WebSphere MQ
2 15 (10.49%) XML
3 12 (8.39%) HTML
4 11 (7.69%) J2EE
5 8 (5.59%) CSS
5 8 (5.59%) Spring
5 8 (5.59%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 7 (4.90%) .NET
7 6 (4.20%) XSLT
8 5 (3.50%) JDBC
8 5 (3.50%) Natural Language Processing
9 4 (2.80%) Java EE
9 4 (2.80%) Struts
10 3 (2.10%) Middleware
10 3 (2.10%) REST
11 2 (1.40%) Ajax
11 2 (1.40%) Hibernate
11 2 (1.40%) Web Services
11 2 (1.40%) JSP
11 2 (1.40%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.69%) Mainframe
2 8 (5.59%) iSeries
2 8 (5.59%) Open Source
2 8 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.59%) Data Structures
3 7 (4.90%) IBM Mainframe
4 6 (4.20%) AS400
4 6 (4.20%) SWIFT
4 6 (4.20%) Mobile Banking
4 6 (4.20%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.50%) DataPower
6 4 (2.80%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.80%) Clustering
7 3 (2.10%) VSAM
7 3 (2.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.40%) PKI
8 2 (1.40%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.40%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.40%) User Experience
9 1 (0.70%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 40 (27.97%) Linux
2 36 (25.17%) UNIX
3 21 (14.69%) AIX
4 15 (10.49%) Windows
5 9 (6.29%) Solaris
6 3 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.70%) HPUX
7 1 (0.70%) VMS
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.70%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.78%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (13.99%) ETL
3 15 (10.49%) Data Modelling
4 14 (9.79%) Analytics
5 11 (7.69%) Waterfall
6 10 (6.99%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (6.99%) ITIL
7 9 (6.29%) TOGAF
7 9 (6.29%) E-Commerce
8 8 (5.59%) OO
9 7 (4.90%) OOP
9 7 (4.90%) Project Management
9 7 (4.90%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (4.90%) Migration
9 7 (4.90%) Scrum
9 7 (4.90%) Problem Management
9 7 (4.90%) Dimensional Modelling
10 6 (4.20%) MapReduce
10 6 (4.20%) Project Planning
10 6 (4.20%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 54 (37.76%) SQL
2 33 (23.08%) Java
3 15 (10.49%) COBOL
4 13 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 13 (9.09%) Perl
5 10 (6.99%) Shell Script
6 8 (5.59%) RPG
6 8 (5.59%) Python
6 8 (5.59%) RPG IV
7 7 (4.90%) JCL
8 6 (4.20%) PL/SQL
8 6 (4.20%) C
8 6 (4.20%) R
8 6 (4.20%) RPG/400
9 5 (3.50%) C#
10 4 (2.80%) SAS Macro
11 3 (2.10%) PL/1
11 3 (2.10%) AWK
11 3 (2.10%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (18.88%) Security Cleared
2 20 (13.99%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.80%) IBM Certification
4 3 (2.10%) ISEB
4 3 (2.10%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.70%) CISSP
5 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.70%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.50%) QA
2 3 (2.10%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.70%) Firmware
1 1 (0.70%) vSphere
1 1 (0.70%) Tivoli Directory Server
1 1 (0.70%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 13 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.80%) Control-M
2 4 (2.80%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.10%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 2 (1.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.40%) nmon
5 1 (0.70%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.70%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 54 (37.76%) Oracle
2 49 (34.27%) IBM
3 9 (6.29%) Sybase
4 8 (5.59%) Cognos
5 6 (4.20%) Tableau
5 6 (4.20%) RapidMiner
5 6 (4.20%) Cloudera
6 3 (2.10%) Ab Initio
6 3 (2.10%) Remedy
6 3 (2.10%) Citrix
6 3 (2.10%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.40%) HP
7 2 (1.40%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.40%) Informatica
7 2 (1.40%) ILOG
7 2 (1.40%) Kofax
7 2 (1.40%) ReadSoft
7 2 (1.40%) Cisco
7 2 (1.40%) Ektron
8 1 (0.70%) Splunk
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