The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 27 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 87 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DB2 31 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.38% - 0.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.44% - 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 0 1
Median daily rate £320 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
DB2
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
297 161 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 22.78% 22.27% 21.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 107 56
Median daily rate £330 £445 £332
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.84% +34.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £673 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 2 1
Median hourly rate £32.66 £27.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.94% -16.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+6.36% +10.00%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

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

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

DB2
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne - 31 £320 -
DB2
North East

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for DB2.

1 48 (96.00%) Oracle
2 46 (92.00%) Unix
2 46 (92.00%) Windows
3 45 (90.00%) Linux
4 44 (88.00%) SQL Server
5 43 (86.00%) BMC
6 42 (84.00%) HP
7 41 (82.00%) CA
7 41 (82.00%) Tivoli
7 41 (82.00%) MOM
7 41 (82.00%) Shell Script
7 41 (82.00%) Perl
7 41 (82.00%) SQL
7 41 (82.00%) VB
7 41 (82.00%) TCP/IP
7 41 (82.00%) Windows Server
8 39 (78.00%) ITIL
9 37 (74.00%) HP SiteScope
10 36 (72.00%) Security Cleared
11 35 (70.00%) ServiceNow
12 34 (68.00%) SC Cleared
13 25 (50.00%) SAN
13 25 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
14 24 (48.00%) SLA
14 24 (48.00%) Incident Management
15 23 (46.00%) Server Monitoring
16 22 (44.00%) AAT
17 19 (38.00%) Mentoring
17 19 (38.00%) MS Excel
18 16 (32.00%) Root Cause Analysis

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 5 (10.00%) MQSeries
2 4 (8.00%) iPlanet
2 4 (8.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.00%) CICS
4 2 (4.00%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (38.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (82.00%) TCP/IP
2 25 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (8.00%) BIG-IP
3 4 (8.00%) Firewall
3 4 (8.00%) LDAP
4 3 (6.00%) Internet
5 2 (4.00%) FTP
5 2 (4.00%) NAS
5 2 (4.00%) SSH
6 1 (2.00%) HTTP
6 1 (2.00%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (88.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.00%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (2.00%) Banking
1 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (14.00%) Subject Matter Expert
2 3 (6.00%) Server Support
3 2 (4.00%) Consultant
3 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (4.00%) Mainframe Support
3 2 (4.00%) Monitoring Engineer
3 2 (4.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (2.00%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (2.00%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (2.00%) DB2 Administrator
4 1 (2.00%) DB2 DBA
4 1 (2.00%) Monitoring Specialist
4 1 (2.00%) Server Analyst
4 1 (2.00%) Server Consultant
4 1 (2.00%) Server Specialist
4 1 (2.00%) Server Support Specialist
4 1 (2.00%) Support Consultant
4 1 (2.00%) Support Specialist
4 1 (2.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (2.00%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) J2EE
2 4 (8.00%) JSP
3 2 (4.00%) ISPF
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (4.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.00%) JMS
4 1 (2.00%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (14.00%) Mainframe
3 4 (8.00%) Clustering
4 2 (4.00%) AS400
4 2 (4.00%) Grid Computing
4 2 (4.00%) HP Storage
4 2 (4.00%) HP StoreVirtual
4 2 (4.00%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 46 (92.00%) Unix
1 46 (92.00%) Windows
2 45 (90.00%) Linux
3 41 (82.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (8.00%) AIX
4 4 (8.00%) Solaris
4 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (78.00%) ITIL
2 24 (48.00%) Incident Management
3 23 (46.00%) Server Monitoring
4 19 (38.00%) Mentoring
5 16 (32.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 7 (14.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (14.00%) High Availability
7 7 (14.00%) Problem Management
7 7 (14.00%) Server Building
8 6 (12.00%) Change Management
9 5 (10.00%) ITIL V3
9 5 (10.00%) Operations Management
9 5 (10.00%) Performance Management
10 4 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (8.00%) Project Management
10 4 (8.00%) Six Sigma
11 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (6.00%) QMS
12 2 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (82.00%) Perl
1 41 (82.00%) Shell Script
1 41 (82.00%) SQL
1 41 (82.00%) VB
2 5 (10.00%) Java
3 2 (4.00%) COBOL
3 2 (4.00%) JCL
4 1 (2.00%) C#
4 1 (2.00%) C++
4 1 (2.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 36 (72.00%) Security Cleared
2 34 (68.00%) SC Cleared
3 25 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 22 (44.00%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (48.00%) SLA
2 4 (8.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Firmware
2 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 41 (82.00%) MOM
1 41 (82.00%) Tivoli
2 37 (74.00%) HP SiteScope
3 4 (8.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (8.00%) OpenView
3 4 (8.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (4.00%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (4.00%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (4.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.00%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 48 (96.00%) Oracle
2 43 (86.00%) BMC
3 42 (84.00%) HP
4 41 (82.00%) CA
5 35 (70.00%) ServiceNow
6 5 (10.00%) Cisco
6 5 (10.00%) VMware
7 4 (8.00%) BEA
7 4 (8.00%) Cognos
7 4 (8.00%) F5
7 4 (8.00%) Opsware
7 4 (8.00%) Red Hat
7 4 (8.00%) Sun
8 2 (4.00%) 3PAR
8 2 (4.00%) EMC
8 2 (4.00%) IBM
8 2 (4.00%) NetApp
8 2 (4.00%) Qualys
8 2 (4.00%) Symantec
8 2 (4.00%) Veritas