The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 46 39 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs citing DB2 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.18% 0.30% 0.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.25% 0.86% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - £22.50
DB2
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
154 116 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 36.24% 34.63% 24.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 72 37
Average daily rate £325 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £13.46 £26.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.23% +73.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £34.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-16.84% +20.00%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

DB2
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Sheffield +1 5 - - 1
DB2
Yorkshire

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 7 (46.67%) SAS
2 6 (40.00%) CICS
2 6 (40.00%) Mainframe
2 6 (40.00%) COBOL
2 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) Teradata
4 4 (26.67%) Banking
4 4 (26.67%) JCL
5 3 (20.00%) DataStage
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) Cognos
5 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (20.00%) Business Objects
6 2 (13.33%) Firewall
6 2 (13.33%) Finance
6 2 (13.33%) DMZ
6 2 (13.33%) Clustering
6 2 (13.33%) Retail
6 2 (13.33%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (13.33%) SAP
6 2 (13.33%) Web Services
6 2 (13.33%) XML
6 2 (13.33%) XSD
6 2 (13.33%) JMS
6 2 (13.33%) SOA

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (46.67%) SAS
2 6 (40.00%) CICS
3 2 (13.33%) NetWeaver
3 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
1 2 (13.33%) DMZ
1 2 (13.33%) HTTPS
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) DataStage
1 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.67%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (26.67%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (13.33%) DB2 Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Mainframe Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Teradata Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Teradata Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Mainframe Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Mainframe Developer
4 1 (6.67%) AS400 Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Ab Initio Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
1 2 (13.33%) XML
1 2 (13.33%) XSD
1 2 (13.33%) JMS
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) WSDL
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
1 2 (13.33%) REST
1 2 (13.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Mainframe
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Data Extraction
3 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (6.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) AIX
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (13.33%) SOA
2 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (13.33%) Open Source
3 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.67%) SDLC
3 1 (6.67%) ETL
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Data Management
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) COBOL
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) JCL
4 2 (13.33%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) RPG/400
5 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.67%) RPG
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Teradata
2 3 (20.00%) Cognos
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (13.33%) SAP
3 2 (13.33%) Intel
3 2 (13.33%) Software AG
4 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) Ab Initio
4 1 (6.67%) MKS