The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 87 77 83
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Contract jobs citing DB2 3 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.25% 1.12% 0.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.21% 4.65% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £250 £447 £610
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.07% -26.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.57 £65.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-37.58% +116.66%
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
247 344 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 20.67% 24.12% 25.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 196 211
Median daily rate £415 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £473 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 5
Median hourly rate £19.19 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.03% +14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +15.78%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing DB2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DB2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for DB2.

1 12 (80.00%) Linux
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Citrix
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) VMware
2 11 (73.33%) Data Centre
3 10 (66.67%) iSeries
3 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (66.67%) Change Management
3 10 (66.67%) AS400
3 10 (66.67%) Incident Management
3 10 (66.67%) Cisco
4 9 (60.00%) IBM
5 6 (40.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (40.00%) Tivoli
5 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (33.33%) Java
6 5 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (20.00%) COBOL
7 3 (20.00%) HTML
7 3 (20.00%) JSP
7 3 (20.00%) Mainframe
7 3 (20.00%) Spring
8 2 (13.33%) Project Management
8 2 (13.33%) Degree
8 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
8 2 (13.33%) Unix

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) JBoss
1 1 (6.67%) nginx
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Converged Networks
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Infinispan
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Redis
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Citrix Specialist
1 5 (33.33%) Linux Operator
1 5 (33.33%) Linux Specialist
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) COBOL Developer
2 3 (20.00%) DB2 Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) HTML
1 3 (20.00%) JSP
1 3 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (6.67%) Java EE
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) Play Framework
2 1 (6.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Data Centre
2 10 (66.67%) AS400
2 10 (66.67%) iSeries
3 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (20.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (6.67%) Cryptography
4 1 (6.67%) PKI
4 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
4 1 (6.67%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (6.67%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Unix
4 1 (6.67%) AIX
4 1 (6.67%) Android
4 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Change Management
1 10 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (6.67%) B2B
3 1 (6.67%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) DevOps
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) ERP
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Product Management
3 1 (6.67%) SOA
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) COBOL
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Tivoli
2 5 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Citrix
1 11 (73.33%) VMware
2 10 (66.67%) Cisco
3 9 (60.00%) IBM
4 6 (40.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle
6 1 (6.67%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.67%) Software AG
6 1 (6.67%) Splunk