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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 130 98 119
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +21
Contract jobs citing DB2 13 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.40% 0.45% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.13% 1.94% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
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£600 £363 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.51% -5.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
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
611 516 700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 18.93% 23.32% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 393 346 401
Average daily rate £350 £360 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £428 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 31
Average hourly rate £20.00 £41.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.51% +37.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

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 August 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
Gloucestershire - 3 - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Bristol - - - -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 12 (70.59%) Oracle
1 12 (70.59%) UNIX
2 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) IBM
3 6 (35.29%) TOGAF
4 5 (29.41%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (29.41%) Mainframe
4 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 5 (29.41%) Sun
4 5 (29.41%) zOS
4 5 (29.41%) SAP
4 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (29.41%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) Process Improvement
5 4 (23.53%) Open Source
5 4 (23.53%) C#
5 4 (23.53%) Delphi
5 4 (23.53%) Finance
6 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (17.65%) VMware
6 3 (17.65%) Retail
6 3 (17.65%) Netezza
6 3 (17.65%) IT Governance
6 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
6 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
6 3 (17.65%) SAS
6 3 (17.65%) Big Data
6 3 (17.65%) Greenplum

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 3 (17.65%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) CICS
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Misys Midas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (17.65%) Big Data
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (5.88%) PowerCenter
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) ERwin
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Technical Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) AS400 Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Mainframe
2 4 (23.53%) Open Source
3 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.76%) AS400
3 2 (11.76%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (5.88%) Reference Data
4 1 (5.88%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.88%) iSeries
4 1 (5.88%) VSAM
4 1 (5.88%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) UNIX
2 9 (52.94%) Windows
3 5 (29.41%) zOS
4 1 (5.88%) MVS
4 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) TOGAF
2 5 (29.41%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (29.41%) Process Improvement
2 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (17.65%) Data Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) IT Governance
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) ITSM
4 2 (11.76%) Information Assurance
4 2 (11.76%) Product Management
5 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) Java
3 4 (23.53%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) Delphi
4 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
5 2 (11.76%) RPG
5 2 (11.76%) COBOL
6 1 (5.88%) C
6 1 (5.88%) JCL
6 1 (5.88%) RPG/400
6 1 (5.88%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) BC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) IBM
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) Sun
3 5 (29.41%) SAP
4 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 3 (17.65%) Netezza
4 3 (17.65%) Greenplum
5 1 (5.88%) Informatica
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