The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had DB2 DBA featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2 Database Administrator
UK
Rank 581 593 576
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Contract jobs requiring a DB2 DBA 19 25 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.049% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.052% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 9
Median daily rate £426 £413 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +8.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £379 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £440 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £39.50

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
42483 48201 47260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27643 30615 29774
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1508 1765 1883
Median hourly rate £17.77 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.54% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

DB2 DBA
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured DB2 DBA in the job title.

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

DB2 DBA Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 DBA within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
England +21 19 £426 +0.29%
Yorkshire - 7 - -
West Yorkshire - 7 - -
North East - 5 £413 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £413 -
Leeds - 5 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £369 -
London +6 3 £325 -23.52%
South East +11 2 - -
Bradford - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 - -
North West +16 1 £525 +33.24%
East Midlands +3 1 £440 +3.52%
City of London - 1 £325 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £440 -
Slough - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 £440 -

DB2 DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, DB2 DBA contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring DB2 DBA in the job title.

1 37 (100.00%) DB2
2 18 (48.65%) SQL
3 15 (40.54%) Linux
3 15 (40.54%) IBM
4 13 (35.14%) DB2 UDB
5 11 (29.73%) Migration
6 10 (27.03%) Replication
6 10 (27.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (27.03%) Unix
6 10 (27.03%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (21.62%) Change Management
7 8 (21.62%) zOS
8 7 (18.92%) Mainframe
8 7 (18.92%) Finance
8 7 (18.92%) Windows
8 7 (18.92%) REXX
8 7 (18.92%) ETL
9 6 (16.22%) AIX
10 5 (13.51%) OLTP
10 5 (13.51%) NetApp
10 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
10 5 (13.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 5 (13.51%) HACMP
10 5 (13.51%) AWK
10 5 (13.51%) Banking
10 5 (13.51%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (10.81%) Time Sharing Option
11 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
11 4 (10.81%) CA

DB2 DBA Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
1 2 (5.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) IaaS
1 1 (2.70%) PaaS
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) LDAP
2 2 (5.41%) HTTP
3 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (100.00%) DB2
2 13 (35.14%) DB2 UDB
3 5 (13.51%) OLTP
4 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
5 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.41%) Ingres
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) JIRA
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) JMS
1 2 (5.41%) OSGi
1 2 (5.41%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Replication
2 7 (18.92%) Mainframe
3 5 (13.51%) HACMP
4 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.41%) Clustering
5 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.41%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.70%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 15 (40.54%) Linux
2 10 (27.03%) Unix
3 8 (21.62%) zOS
4 7 (18.92%) Windows
5 6 (16.22%) AIX
6 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (5.41%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Migration
2 10 (27.03%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (27.03%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (21.62%) Change Management
4 7 (18.92%) ETL
5 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
5 5 (13.51%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (5.41%) DevOps
7 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.41%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (2.70%) Data Migration
8 1 (2.70%) Database Tuning
8 1 (2.70%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (2.70%) Open Source
8 1 (2.70%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.70%) Process Improvement
8 1 (2.70%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) REXX
3 5 (13.51%) AWK
4 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.70%) C
6 1 (2.70%) COBOL
6 1 (2.70%) Korn
6 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) IBM Certification
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (2.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (8.11%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) IBM
2 5 (13.51%) NetApp
3 4 (10.81%) CA
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle
4 3 (8.11%) BMC
4 3 (8.11%) SAP
5 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.70%) Compuware
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft