The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 Yorkshire 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 28 33 33
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing DB2 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.94% 0.70% 0.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.06% 3.08% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +14.81%
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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
85 65 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 27.51% 22.65% 24.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 35 41
Average daily rate £321 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.08% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £175 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 1
Average hourly rate £15.39 £33.30 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.79% +51.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
DB2
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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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) UNIX
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (25.00%) zOS
4 2 (25.00%) Control-M
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) AIX
5 1 (12.50%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
5 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) EAI
5 1 (12.50%) SAS
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Middleware
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) DataStage
5 1 (12.50%) Internet

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 1 (12.50%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) DataStage
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Leader
1 2 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) DB2 DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) UNIX
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (25.00%) zOS
4 2 (25.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) EAI
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat