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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 35 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing DB2 8 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.94% 0.81% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.41% 2.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£525 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £20.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+97.50% -23.80%
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
108 108 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 26.15% 29.11% 22.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 71 52
Average daily rate £313 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Average hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% +36.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.38 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +22.76%

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 27 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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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
Sheffield +5 7 £525 +75.00%
DB2
Yorkshire

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) SAS
3 5 (31.25%) CICS
3 5 (31.25%) Teradata
4 4 (25.00%) Mainframe
4 4 (25.00%) DataStage
4 4 (25.00%) Cognos
4 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (25.00%) COBOL
4 4 (25.00%) Business Objects
4 4 (25.00%) Banking
5 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
5 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (18.75%) XML
5 3 (18.75%) HTML
5 3 (18.75%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) HTTP
5 3 (18.75%) IBM
5 3 (18.75%) Intel
5 3 (18.75%) Middleware
6 2 (12.50%) JCL
6 2 (12.50%) Firewall
6 2 (12.50%) Finance
6 2 (12.50%) WSDL
6 2 (12.50%) DMZ
6 2 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (12.50%) NetWeaver

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (37.50%) SAS
2 5 (31.25%) CICS
3 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
4 2 (12.50%) NetWeaver
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (6.25%) IIS
5 1 (6.25%) Apache
5 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Coherence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) HTTP
2 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
2 2 (12.50%) DMZ
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
3 1 (6.25%) NAS
3 1 (6.25%) FCoE
3 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (6.25%) Multicast
3 1 (6.25%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (25.00%) DataStage
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.25%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Solutions Designer
2 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Designer
3 2 (12.50%) DB2 Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Teradata Developer
3 2 (12.50%) DB2 DBA
3 2 (12.50%) DBA
3 2 (12.50%) Business Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Mainframe Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Mainframe Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
1 3 (18.75%) XML
1 3 (18.75%) Middleware
2 2 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (12.50%) JSON
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (12.50%) REST
2 2 (12.50%) XSD
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) JMS
2 2 (12.50%) WSDL
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (6.25%) Rendezvous
3 1 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Open Source
3 2 (12.50%) Clustering
4 1 (6.25%) Data Extraction
4 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) MVS
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) AIX
2 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 2 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (6.25%) ETL
3 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.25%) Benchmarking
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) COBOL
3 3 (18.75%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) JCL
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) NFS
1 1 (6.25%) Xen
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.25%) SRDF
1 1 (6.25%) KVM
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Teradata
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Business Objects
2 4 (25.00%) Cognos
3 3 (18.75%) Intel
3 3 (18.75%) IBM
4 2 (12.50%) Software AG
4 2 (12.50%) SAP
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp
5 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.25%) TIBCO
5 1 (6.25%) Ab Initio
5 1 (6.25%) VMware
5 1 (6.25%) EMC
5 1 (6.25%) DataSynapse