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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 30 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing DB2 9 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.69% 0.64% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.00% 2.78% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate
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£488 £240 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+103.12% -36.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.30% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £32.10 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+23.05% -19.75%
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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
90 72 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 26.87% 23.15% 19.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 36 41
Average daily rate £375 £295 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% +63.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 4
Average hourly rate - £29.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.94%

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 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (40.00%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (20.00%) zOS
5 2 (13.33%) IBM
5 2 (13.33%) Middleware
5 2 (13.33%) DataStage
5 2 (13.33%) Teradata
5 2 (13.33%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) Business Objects
5 2 (13.33%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (13.33%) AIX
5 2 (13.33%) SAS
5 2 (13.33%) Cognos
5 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (13.33%) HTTP
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (13.33%) Intel
5 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
6 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
6 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (6.67%) Xen

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (13.33%) SAS
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (6.67%) CICS
2 1 (6.67%) NetWeaver
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) DMZ
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (6.67%) NAS
2 1 (6.67%) FCoE
2 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (6.67%) Multicast
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (13.33%) DataStage
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) DBA
2 4 (26.67%) DB2 DBA
3 3 (20.00%) Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Teradata Developer
4 2 (13.33%) DB2 Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Designer
4 2 (13.33%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Support
5 1 (6.67%) Mainframe DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) XML
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (6.67%) JSON
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (6.67%) REST
2 1 (6.67%) XSD
2 1 (6.67%) XSLT
2 1 (6.67%) JMS
2 1 (6.67%) WSDL
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (6.67%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (20.00%) zOS
4 2 (13.33%) AIX
5 1 (6.67%) Solaris
5 1 (6.67%) UNIX
5 1 (6.67%) Windows
5 1 (6.67%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Benchmarking
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (6.67%) SOA
3 1 (6.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) COBOL
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) NFS
1 1 (6.67%) Xen
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.67%) SRDF
1 1 (6.67%) KVM
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (13.33%) Teradata
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Business Objects
2 2 (13.33%) Cognos
2 2 (13.33%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Intel
3 1 (6.67%) Software AG
3 1 (6.67%) NetApp
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) DataSynapse
3 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
3 1 (6.67%) VMware