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 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 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 91 80 93
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Contract jobs citing DB2 9 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.58% 0.46% 0.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.83% 2.69% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Average daily rate £419 £229 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.06% -46.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-41.81% -9.09%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
318 223 442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 20.66% 17.08% 25.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 113 222
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £479 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 10
Average hourly rate £26.00 £26.25 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.95% -17.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £16.50 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £26.25 £45.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Dorking - - - -
Egham - - - -
Staines - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
DB2
South East

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 8 (53.33%) Linux
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) WebSphere
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) IBM
3 6 (40.00%) AS400
4 4 (26.67%) Remedy
4 4 (26.67%) FTP
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco
4 4 (26.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (26.67%) AIX
4 4 (26.67%) Solaris
4 4 (26.67%) Oracle
4 4 (26.67%) UNIX
4 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 4 (26.67%) Change Control
4 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) nmon
4 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
5 2 (13.33%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (13.33%) VLAN
5 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
5 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (13.33%) LAN
5 2 (13.33%) Tivoli

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (46.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) FTP
2 2 (13.33%) VLAN
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Administrator
1 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre Operator
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) AS400
2 2 (13.33%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) AIX
3 4 (26.67%) Solaris
3 4 (26.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Change Control
1 4 (26.67%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
2 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (13.33%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) nmon
2 2 (13.33%) Tivoli
3 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) IBM
3 4 (26.67%) Remedy
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle
4 2 (13.33%) Sun
4 2 (13.33%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Intel
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix