The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Surrey 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 77 74 90
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +16
Contract jobs citing DB2 11 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.90% 0.57% 0.068%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.09% 3.15% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate
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£565 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+126.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +14.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £26.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
269 222 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 21.96% 18.09% 19.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 118 139
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 12
Average hourly rate £47.50 £21.50 £30.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.93% -30.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.90 £17.50 £14.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.90 £54.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
DB2
South East

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 22 July 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 22 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Guildford +3 1 £610 +144.00%
Weybridge - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Dorking - - - -
DB2
South East

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 14 (82.35%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) Oracle
2 13 (76.47%) Linux
3 12 (70.59%) SQL
4 8 (47.06%) Sybase
4 8 (47.06%) Python
4 8 (47.06%) Oracle Database
5 7 (41.18%) Perl
5 7 (41.18%) OOP
5 7 (41.18%) OO
5 7 (41.18%) Data Modelling
5 7 (41.18%) RDBMS
5 7 (41.18%) IBM
5 7 (41.18%) Project Management
5 7 (41.18%) Hadoop
5 7 (41.18%) Open Source
5 7 (41.18%) Apache Hive
5 7 (41.18%) HBase
5 7 (41.18%) Big Data
5 7 (41.18%) Analytics
5 7 (41.18%) Apache Pig
5 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
6 6 (35.29%) Data Security
6 6 (35.29%) Project Planning
6 6 (35.29%) R
6 6 (35.29%) MapReduce
6 6 (35.29%) Tableau
6 6 (35.29%) RapidMiner
6 6 (35.29%) Cloudera
6 6 (35.29%) Couchbase

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (41.18%) Apache Pig
2 5 (29.41%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.88%) Confluence
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) FTP
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Oracle Database
2 7 (41.18%) Relational Database
2 7 (41.18%) RDBMS
2 7 (41.18%) Hadoop
2 7 (41.18%) Apache Hive
2 7 (41.18%) HBase
2 7 (41.18%) Big Data
3 6 (35.29%) Couchbase
3 6 (35.29%) RapidMiner
4 5 (29.41%) NoSQL
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
6 1 (5.88%) MySQL
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Bugzilla
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.88%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Ant
3 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
3 1 (5.88%) JMeter
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (5.88%) Maven
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Architect
2 7 (41.18%) Technical Architect
3 6 (35.29%) Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Administrator
4 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Administrator
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Architect
4 4 (23.53%) Technical Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Technical Architect
5 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
5 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Web Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Web Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) DB2 Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) MapReduce
2 5 (29.41%) Natural Language Processing
3 4 (23.53%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 4 (23.53%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.88%) Java EE
5 1 (5.88%) J2EE
5 1 (5.88%) JSP
5 1 (5.88%) Servlets
5 1 (5.88%) XML
5 1 (5.88%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Open Source
2 2 (11.76%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (11.76%) Mainframe
2 2 (11.76%) AS400
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) UNIX
2 5 (29.41%) AIX
3 4 (23.53%) Solaris
4 3 (17.65%) Windows
5 1 (5.88%) HPUX
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) OOP
1 7 (41.18%) OO
1 7 (41.18%) Data Modelling
1 7 (41.18%) Project Management
1 7 (41.18%) Analytics
2 6 (35.29%) Data Security
2 6 (35.29%) Project Planning
3 5 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (23.53%) Change Control
4 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Migration
6 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (11.76%) Refactoring
6 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.88%) V-Model
7 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.88%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 12 (70.59%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) Python
4 7 (41.18%) Perl
5 6 (35.29%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) ISEB
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) nmon
2 2 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Oracle
2 8 (47.06%) Sybase
3 7 (41.18%) IBM
4 6 (35.29%) Tableau
4 6 (35.29%) Cloudera
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) JBoss