The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 86 79 85
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing DB2 4 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.30% 0.53% 0.077%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.42% 2.42% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£425 £475 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +90.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £26.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -25.00%
DB2
South East

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 Surrey region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
282 289 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 21.16% 21.78% 21.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 181 125
Average daily rate £350 £394 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 8
Average hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+157.14% -48.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.88 £23.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £26.25 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- -6.39%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the Surrey region.

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

DB2
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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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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
Chertsey - - - -
Guildford - - - -
DB2
South East

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 12 (85.71%) Oracle
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) Oracle Database
4 8 (57.14%) Perl
4 8 (57.14%) Sybase
4 8 (57.14%) Python
5 7 (50.00%) Data Modelling
5 7 (50.00%) OOP
5 7 (50.00%) OO
5 7 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 7 (50.00%) Analytics
5 7 (50.00%) Apache Pig
5 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 7 (50.00%) Hadoop
5 7 (50.00%) Open Source
5 7 (50.00%) Apache Hive
5 7 (50.00%) HBase
5 7 (50.00%) Big Data
6 6 (42.86%) Cloudera
6 6 (42.86%) Couchbase
6 6 (42.86%) MapReduce
6 6 (42.86%) Tableau
6 6 (42.86%) R
6 6 (42.86%) Project Planning
6 6 (42.86%) RapidMiner
6 6 (42.86%) Data Security
6 6 (42.86%) Project Management
7 5 (35.71%) NoSQL

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 7 (50.00%) Apache Pig
2 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (7.14%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
4 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) FTP
2 1 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle Database
2 7 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 7 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 7 (50.00%) HBase
2 7 (50.00%) Big Data
3 6 (42.86%) Couchbase
4 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (7.14%) MySQL
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.14%) Bugzilla
2 1 (7.14%) JMeter
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Maven
2 1 (7.14%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
2 1 (7.14%) Ant
2 1 (7.14%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Architect
2 7 (50.00%) Technical Architect
3 5 (35.71%) Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Architect
4 4 (28.57%) Technical Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Technical Architect
5 2 (14.29%) Web Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Web Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Web Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) DB2 Specialist
6 1 (7.14%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (7.14%) Middleware
3 1 (7.14%) J2EE
3 1 (7.14%) JDBC
3 1 (7.14%) JSP
3 1 (7.14%) Servlets
3 1 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) XSL
3 1 (7.14%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) UNIX
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) AIX
3 2 (14.29%) Solaris
4 1 (7.14%) HPUX
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 7 (50.00%) OOP
1 7 (50.00%) OO
1 7 (50.00%) Analytics
2 6 (42.86%) MapReduce
2 6 (42.86%) Project Planning
2 6 (42.86%) Data Security
2 6 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Refactoring
4 2 (14.29%) Change Control
4 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Java
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) Perl
2 8 (57.14%) Python
3 6 (42.86%) R
4 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) nmon
2 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Oracle
2 8 (57.14%) Sybase
3 6 (42.86%) Cloudera
3 6 (42.86%) Tableau
3 6 (42.86%) RapidMiner
4 4 (28.57%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) JBoss
5 1 (7.14%) HP