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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 134 140 134
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing DB2 6 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.22% 0.41% 0.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.01% 1.71% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 8
Median daily rate £450 £400 £569
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -29.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £350 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £400 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £424
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £26.75 £107.25
% change year-on-year
+5.21% -75.05%
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
594 760 751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 21.44% 23.69% 23.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 589 485
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £475 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 6 30
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.50 £35.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.04% +21.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £43.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -22.90%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing DB2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the South West region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +3 3 £330 +1.53%
Somerset +24 1 £475 +18.75%
Bristol +8 1 - - 2
Gloucestershire - 1 £450 -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DB2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for DB2.

1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (20.00%) ReSharper
4 2 (20.00%) LINQ
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Jython
4 2 (20.00%) VB6
4 2 (20.00%) Ajax
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) CICS
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Fredhopper
1 1 (10.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) FTP
2 1 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (10.00%) LDAP
2 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Informix
3 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Ant
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) ReSharper
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (10.00%) ChangeMan
2 1 (10.00%) NuGet
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Local Government
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Database Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) DB2 DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Mainframe Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (10.00%) RACF Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Security Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (20.00%) Ajax
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (20.00%) HTML5
2 2 (20.00%) J2EE
2 2 (20.00%) jQuery
2 2 (20.00%) LINQ
2 2 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (20.00%) RESTful
2 2 (20.00%) SOAP
2 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Flash
3 1 (10.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) AS400
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) AIX
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
3 1 (10.00%) SUSE
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) SOA
2 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) BPMN
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) DSDM
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) Jython
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (20.00%) VB
3 2 (20.00%) VB6
4 1 (10.00%) Assembly Language
4 1 (10.00%) COBOL
4 1 (10.00%) JCL
4 1 (10.00%) Korn
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) ISA Server
1 1 (10.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
1 1 (10.00%) zSecure
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) IBM
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Ab Initio
3 1 (10.00%) ATG
3 1 (10.00%) BEA
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Sybase
3 1 (10.00%) VeriFone
3 1 (10.00%) WorldPay
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