The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the South West region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 142 103 123
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +20
Contract jobs citing DB2 1 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.033% 0.28% 0.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.16% 1.32% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
626 456 643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 20.48% 21.42% 21.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 314 383
Average daily rate £350 £361 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.11% +3.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £237 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 30
Average hourly rate £20.00 £45.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% +63.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £30.40
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +0.32%
DB2
England

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
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 29 July 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
Bristol - - - -
Devon - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - - 1
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (28.57%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) COBOL
3 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) CICS
4 1 (14.29%) Informatica
4 1 (14.29%) PowerCenter
4 1 (14.29%) MVS
4 1 (14.29%) JCL
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) VSAM
4 1 (14.29%) Document Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Netezza
4 1 (14.29%) Greenplum
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Big Data
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 1 (14.29%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (14.29%) PowerCenter
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Data Modeller
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Document Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) COBOL
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Informatica
2 1 (14.29%) Netezza
2 1 (14.29%) Greenplum
South West
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago