The table below looks at the statistics for the DB2 DBA role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DB2 Database Administrator
Rank 587 590 569
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -21
Contract jobs requiring a DB2 DBA 33 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.038% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.042% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 4
Average daily rate
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£351 £463 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.21% +15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £488 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £475 £350
% change year-on-year
-26.21% +35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52581 50525 47327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.45% 92.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 33383 30630 27733
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1941 1999 2141
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.56 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% -5.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

DB2 DBA
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DB2 DBA in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DB2 DBA Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DB2 DBA
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DB2 DBA within the UK.

DB2 DBA Daily Rate Trend in the UK

DB2 DBA
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DB2 DBA within the UK.

DB2 DBA Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

DB2 DBA
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -21 25 £369 -20.27% 2
South East -8 9 £388 -18.42%
North West -23 8 £350 -6.66%
Milton Keynes - 8 £388 -
Buckinghamshire - 8 £388 -
Merseyside -6 7 £350 -
Liverpool -6 4 £350 -
Edinburgh - 4 £365 -
Scotland - 4 £365 -
London -6 3 - - 1
East Midlands - 2 - -
Midlands - 2 - -
Nottingham - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Wirral - 1 - -
Ipswich - 1 £425 -
Home Counties - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £425 -
Suffolk - 1 £425 -

DB2 DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited DB2 DBA in their job title 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 with DB2 DBA in their job title.

1 60 (100.00%) DB2
2 25 (41.67%) SQL
3 22 (36.67%) zOS
3 22 (36.67%) Mainframe
4 20 (33.33%) IBM
5 16 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 15 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
7 14 (23.33%) REXX
7 14 (23.33%) UNIX
8 13 (21.67%) Performance Monitoring
9 11 (18.33%) Data Modelling
9 11 (18.33%) Finance
9 11 (18.33%) JCL
9 11 (18.33%) DB2 UDB
10 10 (16.67%) OMEGAMON
10 10 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (15.00%) Time Sharing Option
11 9 (15.00%) OLTP
12 8 (13.33%) Tivoli
12 8 (13.33%) C
12 8 (13.33%) SAP
12 8 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
12 8 (13.33%) SDLC
13 7 (11.67%) Clustering
13 7 (11.67%) Banking
13 7 (11.67%) Oracle
13 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
13 7 (11.67%) BMC
14 6 (10.00%) Migration
14 6 (10.00%) FMCG

DB2 DBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited DB2 DBA in their job title 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 with DB2 DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.00%) CICS
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (100.00%) DB2
2 11 (18.33%) DB2 UDB
3 9 (15.00%) OLTP
4 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.00%) OLAP
5 3 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.67%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) CA Gen
1 1 (1.67%) Liquibase
1 1 (1.67%) Flyway
General
1 11 (18.33%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Banking
3 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.00%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.67%) ISPF
2 1 (1.67%) XML
2 1 (1.67%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 22 (36.67%) Mainframe
2 10 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (11.67%) Clustering
4 6 (10.00%) FMCG
5 3 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (3.33%) Replication
7 1 (1.67%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.67%) zOS
2 14 (23.33%) UNIX
3 3 (5.00%) Linux
4 2 (3.33%) OS/2
4 2 (3.33%) Windows
4 2 (3.33%) AIX
5 1 (1.67%) Solaris
5 1 (1.67%) OS/390
5 1 (1.67%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (21.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 11 (18.33%) Data Modelling
5 8 (13.33%) SDLC
6 6 (10.00%) Migration
7 5 (8.33%) Change Management
8 2 (3.33%) Data Migration
8 2 (3.33%) Database Tuning
8 2 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.67%) High Availability
9 1 (1.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.67%) Performance Improvement
9 1 (1.67%) Change Data Capture
9 1 (1.67%) Logical Data Model
9 1 (1.67%) Physical Data Model
9 1 (1.67%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.67%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.67%) Performance Testing
9 1 (1.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 25 (41.67%) SQL
2 14 (23.33%) REXX
3 11 (18.33%) JCL
4 8 (13.33%) C
5 5 (8.33%) COBOL
6 1 (1.67%) Perl
6 1 (1.67%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.67%) AWK
6 1 (1.67%) SELCOPY
6 1 (1.67%) CLIST
System Software
1 9 (15.00%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (1.67%) RACF
Systems Management
1 10 (16.67%) OMEGAMON
2 8 (13.33%) Tivoli
3 3 (5.00%) MAINVIEW
4 2 (3.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (33.33%) IBM
2 8 (13.33%) SAP
3 7 (11.67%) Oracle
3 7 (11.67%) BMC
4 4 (6.67%) CA
5 1 (1.67%) NetApp
5 1 (1.67%) Remedy
5 1 (1.67%) Cognos
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