The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 35 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DB2 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.53% - 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.47% - 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
DB2
Wiltshire

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 Swindon region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
59 42 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 18.04% 13.17% 11.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 35 37
Median daily rate £420 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £493 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £38.50 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+41.97% -26.98%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon region citing DB2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Swindon region with a requirement for DB2.

1 13 (68.42%) COBOL
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) CICS
3 7 (36.84%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (36.84%) Mainframe
3 7 (36.84%) zOS
4 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
4 6 (31.58%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (26.32%) IBM
5 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
6 4 (21.05%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (21.05%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (21.05%) HTTP
6 4 (21.05%) Logistics
6 4 (21.05%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
7 2 (10.53%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (10.53%) Korn
7 2 (10.53%) Finance
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.53%) BPEL
7 2 (10.53%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 2 (10.53%) BPMN
7 2 (10.53%) Load Testing
7 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
7 2 (10.53%) SSL
7 2 (10.53%) SOA
7 2 (10.53%) AIX
7 2 (10.53%) J2EE
7 2 (10.53%) ISA Server

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 12 (63.16%) CICS
2 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
2 4 (21.05%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (10.53%) IBM HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) HTTP
2 2 (10.53%) SSL
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
1 1 (5.26%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (5.26%) VisualAge
1 1 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 13 (68.42%) COBOL Developer
3 8 (42.11%) DB2 Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Mainframe Developer
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Middleware Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Middleware Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Server Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (10.53%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (10.53%) J2EE
2 2 (10.53%) Middleware
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) Ajax
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.26%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) zOS
2 2 (10.53%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (31.58%) Performance Analysis
2 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 4 (21.05%) Logistics
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) BPEL
4 2 (10.53%) BPMN
4 2 (10.53%) Load Testing
4 2 (10.53%) SOA
5 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
5 1 (5.26%) MVC
5 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) COBOL
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) Jython
3 2 (10.53%) Korn
4 1 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) VB
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) IBM