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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 39 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DB2 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.57% - 1.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.75% - 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-45.45% -9.09%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
114 92 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 32.57% 26.82% 29.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 63 35
Average daily rate £275 £325 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +22.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Average hourly rate £20.50 £15.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% -21.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
DB2
Yorkshire

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 27 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
3 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) CICS
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) AIX
4 1 (20.00%) COBOL
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) COBOL
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) IBM