The first table below looks at the demand for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Tyne and Wear region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 59 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DB2 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.19% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.61% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £295 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-41.81% -9.09%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
164 50 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 30.43% 23.92% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 30 27
Average daily rate £275 £400 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +9.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £223 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £170.00 £13.11 £10.17
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1196.72% +28.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.81%
DB2
North East

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £295 -
DB2
North East

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 3 (75.00%) J2EE
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) AIX
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) RAD
2 2 (50.00%) DHTML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) EJB
2 2 (50.00%) JSP
2 2 (50.00%) Servlets
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Struts
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) DOM
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (50.00%) webMethods
2 2 (50.00%) Rational Application Developer

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (50.00%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (25.00%) NWDI
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Lead Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 1 (25.00%) Lead Architect
4 1 (25.00%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (25.00%) CRM Developer
4 1 (25.00%) SAP CRM Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Architect
4 1 (25.00%) Java Architect
4 1 (25.00%) J2EE Architect
4 1 (25.00%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) DHTML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) EJB
2 2 (50.00%) JSP
2 2 (50.00%) Servlets
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Struts
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) DOM
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) Play Framework
3 1 (25.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) AIX
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) RAD
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Scala
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) webMethods
3 1 (25.00%) Open Text
3 1 (25.00%) Sybase
3 1 (25.00%) SAP