The first table below looks at the demand for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 16 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 Staffordshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing DB2 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
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 £16.00 £27.50 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-41.81% -9.09%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
37 41 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 28.68% 40.59% 18.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 28 21
Average daily rate £320 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £180 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £353 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £15.31 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
DB2
West Midlands

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

DB2
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Siebel
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) ATG
1 1 (100.00%) KANA
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (100.00%) Endeca
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Management
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Siebel
1 1 (100.00%) ATG
1 1 (100.00%) KANA
1 1 (100.00%) Endeca