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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 69 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DB2 25 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.56% - 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.42% - 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 1
Median daily rate £320 - £295
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
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
219 163 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 22.39% 27.63% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 106 115
Median daily rate £338 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £266 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Median hourly rate £33.50 £15.68 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+113.71% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.69% -8.28%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 - 24 £290 -
DB2
North East

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 5 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for DB2.

1 29 (87.88%) Linux
2 27 (81.82%) SQL Server
3 26 (78.79%) Perl
3 26 (78.79%) CA
4 24 (72.73%) Oracle
4 24 (72.73%) Unix
4 24 (72.73%) Windows
5 23 (69.70%) HP
6 22 (66.67%) BMC
7 20 (60.61%) TCP/IP
7 20 (60.61%) Tivoli
7 20 (60.61%) MOM
7 20 (60.61%) Shell Script
7 20 (60.61%) SQL
7 20 (60.61%) VB
7 20 (60.61%) Windows Server
8 19 (57.58%) ServiceNow
8 19 (57.58%) ITIL
9 18 (54.55%) HP SiteScope
10 17 (51.52%) Security Cleared
11 15 (45.45%) MS Excel
12 14 (42.42%) SAN
12 14 (42.42%) SC Cleared
13 13 (39.39%) Incident Management
14 12 (36.36%) Server Monitoring
15 11 (33.33%) SLA
16 10 (30.30%) Java
16 10 (30.30%) AAT
17 9 (27.27%) Mentoring
17 9 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance

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 9 (27.27%) CICS
2 6 (18.18%) Apache
2 6 (18.18%) IIS
2 6 (18.18%) WebSphere
3 4 (12.12%) MQSeries
4 3 (9.09%) iPlanet
4 3 (9.09%) WebLogic
5 2 (6.06%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 15 (45.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 20 (60.61%) TCP/IP
2 14 (42.42%) SAN
3 8 (24.24%) FTP
4 6 (18.18%) SSL
4 6 (18.18%) WinSCP
5 3 (9.09%) BIG-IP
5 3 (9.09%) Firewall
5 3 (9.09%) Internet
5 3 (9.09%) LDAP
6 2 (6.06%) NAS
6 2 (6.06%) SSH
7 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 6 (18.18%) Easytrieve
2 6 (18.18%) MS Access
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.03%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Eclipse
1 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) JUnit
General
1 6 (18.18%) Banking
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Applications Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (6.06%) Monitoring Engineer
3 2 (6.06%) Senior Applications Developer
3 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
3 2 (6.06%) Senior Microsoft Developer
3 2 (6.06%) Subject Matter Expert
4 1 (3.03%) Consultant
4 1 (3.03%) Mainframe Programmer
4 1 (3.03%) Mainframe Specialist
4 1 (3.03%) Mainframe Support
4 1 (3.03%) Mainframe Systems Programmer
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 1 (3.03%) Scala Developer
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Consultant
4 1 (3.03%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (3.03%) Systems Programmer
4 1 (3.03%) Unix Consultant
4 1 (3.03%) z/OS Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) ISPF
2 6 (18.18%) .NET
2 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 4 (12.12%) J2EE
4 3 (9.09%) JSP
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (6.06%) Web Services
6 1 (3.03%) JMS
6 1 (3.03%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Mainframe
2 8 (24.24%) IBM Mainframe
3 6 (18.18%) VSAM
4 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
6 3 (9.09%) Clustering
7 2 (6.06%) AS400
7 2 (6.06%) Grid Computing
7 2 (6.06%) HP Storage
7 2 (6.06%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 29 (87.88%) Linux
2 24 (72.73%) Unix
2 24 (72.73%) Windows
3 20 (60.61%) Windows Server
4 7 (21.21%) MVS
5 3 (9.09%) AIX
5 3 (9.09%) Solaris
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.09%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) ITIL
2 13 (39.39%) Incident Management
3 12 (36.36%) Server Monitoring
4 9 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 7 (21.21%) Problem Management
6 6 (18.18%) Change Management
6 6 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (15.15%) Configuration Management
7 5 (15.15%) Operations Management
7 5 (15.15%) Performance Management
8 4 (12.12%) High Availability
8 4 (12.12%) ITIL V3
9 3 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (9.09%) Project Management
9 3 (9.09%) Six Sigma
10 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (6.06%) QMS
10 2 (6.06%) Server Building
10 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) Perl
2 20 (60.61%) Shell Script
2 20 (60.61%) SQL
2 20 (60.61%) VB
3 10 (30.30%) Java
4 9 (27.27%) COBOL
5 8 (24.24%) JCL
6 7 (21.21%) C#
6 7 (21.21%) C++
6 7 (21.21%) REXX
7 6 (18.18%) Assembly Language
7 6 (18.18%) CLIST
7 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 6 (18.18%) VBA
8 1 (3.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) Security Cleared
2 14 (42.42%) SC Cleared
3 10 (30.30%) AAT
4 9 (27.27%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (33.33%) SLA
2 3 (9.09%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Time Sharing Option
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.06%) Firmware
3 2 (6.06%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 20 (60.61%) MOM
1 20 (60.61%) Tivoli
2 18 (54.55%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (9.09%) OpenView
3 3 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (6.06%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (6.06%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (6.06%) NetBackup
4 2 (6.06%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 26 (78.79%) CA
2 24 (72.73%) Oracle
3 23 (69.70%) HP
4 22 (66.67%) BMC
5 19 (57.58%) ServiceNow
6 9 (27.27%) IBM
7 6 (18.18%) Micro Focus
7 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 3 (9.09%) BEA
8 3 (9.09%) Cisco
8 3 (9.09%) Cognos
8 3 (9.09%) F5
8 3 (9.09%) Opsware
8 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
8 3 (9.09%) Sun
8 3 (9.09%) VMware
9 2 (6.06%) 3PAR
9 2 (6.06%) EMC
9 2 (6.06%) NetApp
9 2 (6.06%) Veritas