The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 136 123 120
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Contract jobs citing DB2 10 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.32% 0.48% 0.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.46% 2.03% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 2
Average daily rate
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£463 £420 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.11% +19.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £463 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £20.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+97.50% -23.80%
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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
685 688 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.84% 23.68% 22.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 411 342
Average daily rate £375 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 7
Average hourly rate £32.50 £42.50 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +16.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £15.00 £25.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £33.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +20.53%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in the South West

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

DB2
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Somerset -1 3 £498 -
Wiltshire +3 2 £350 -22.22%
Bristol -2 2 £325 - 1
Dorset - 1 £480 -
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 17 (60.71%) Oracle
2 16 (57.14%) UNIX
3 15 (53.57%) Windows
4 13 (46.43%) IBM
5 11 (39.29%) Finance
6 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 10 (35.71%) SQL
7 9 (32.14%) SAP
8 8 (28.57%) Java
9 7 (25.00%) WebSphere
10 6 (21.43%) Linux
10 6 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (21.43%) Sun
10 6 (21.43%) Retail
11 5 (17.86%) TOGAF
11 5 (17.86%) zOS
11 5 (17.86%) Mainframe
11 5 (17.86%) AIX
11 5 (17.86%) COBOL
11 5 (17.86%) Data Architecture
12 4 (14.29%) Process Improvement
12 4 (14.29%) Delphi
12 4 (14.29%) C#
12 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
12 4 (14.29%) .NET
12 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
12 4 (14.29%) SAS
12 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 7 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (14.29%) SAS
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (3.57%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (3.57%) CICS
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) JBoss
3 1 (3.57%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.57%) Summit
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.57%) SAP MDM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) SSL
2 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) WAN
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) MPLS
2 1 (3.57%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.71%) MySQL
4 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
4 2 (7.14%) Adabas
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.57%) Big Data
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (7.14%) ERwin
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.14%) Electronics
3 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.14%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Architect
2 6 (21.43%) Technical Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Data Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Mainframe Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.57%) IT Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
2 3 (10.71%) Middleware
2 3 (10.71%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (10.71%) J2EE
2 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
2 3 (10.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) SOAP
3 1 (3.57%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (3.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Mainframe
2 2 (7.14%) Open Source
2 2 (7.14%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) DTV
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) AS400
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.57%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.57%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) UNIX
2 15 (53.57%) Windows
3 6 (21.43%) Linux
4 5 (17.86%) zOS
4 5 (17.86%) AIX
5 2 (7.14%) Solaris
6 1 (3.57%) OS/400
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) TOGAF
1 5 (17.86%) Data Architecture
2 4 (14.29%) Process Improvement
2 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (14.29%) IT Governance
3 3 (10.71%) Migration
3 3 (10.71%) SOA
3 3 (10.71%) ETL
4 2 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 2 (7.14%) System Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Change Management
4 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Information Management
4 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 8 (28.57%) Java
3 5 (17.86%) COBOL
4 4 (14.29%) Delphi
4 4 (14.29%) C#
5 3 (10.71%) Korn
5 3 (10.71%) Jython
5 3 (10.71%) JCL
6 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
6 2 (7.14%) NATURAL
7 1 (3.57%) RPG
7 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.57%) VB
7 1 (3.57%) C
7 1 (3.57%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO 14001
1 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) XenApp
1 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (3.57%) Data Guard
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Oracle
2 13 (46.43%) IBM
3 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 9 (32.14%) SAP
5 6 (21.43%) Sun
6 3 (10.71%) Netezza
6 3 (10.71%) Informatica
7 2 (7.14%) DataFlux
7 2 (7.14%) Talend
7 2 (7.14%) Hortonworks
7 2 (7.14%) Siebel
7 2 (7.14%) Embarcadero
7 2 (7.14%) Ab Initio
7 2 (7.14%) Teradata
8 1 (3.57%) Brocade
8 1 (3.57%) VMware
8 1 (3.57%) AppSense
8 1 (3.57%) Cisco
8 1 (3.57%) Intel
8 1 (3.57%) Citrix