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 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 92 87 86
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing DB2 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.13% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.70% 1.09% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate
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£308 £415 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.90% -
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 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+23.05% -17.16%
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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
284 276 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.49% 21.25% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 150 134
Average daily rate £370 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £196 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -38.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.80 £11.25 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £90.00 £31.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.19%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) FTP
3 2 (33.33%) VBA
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) AIX
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) nmon
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Maximo
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) FMCG
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (16.67%) Confluence
3 1 (16.67%) JBoss
3 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (16.67%) MQSeries
3 1 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (16.67%) Rational Application Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) Ant
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) Bugzilla
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Report Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Web Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (16.67%) JDBC
2 1 (16.67%) JSP
2 1 (16.67%) Servlets
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) XSL
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) FMCG
1 1 (16.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VBA
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) nmon
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) IBM