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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DB2 Database Administrator
Rank 579 540 540
Rank change year-on-year
-39 0
Contract jobs requiring a DB2 DBA 16 42 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.081% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.088% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 21 9
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£377 £386 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.25% -9.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £338 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate - £380 £350
% change year-on-year
- +8.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00

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
50642 47729 46134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.79% 92.49% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 32228 28770 26034
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2044 2098 2641
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 15 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 19 December 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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 -57 15 £377 -2.25%
London +7 7 £377 -16.26%
Scotland - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Coventry - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Reading - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
South East - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -
West Midlands - - - -

DB2 DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 37 (100.00%) DB2
2 12 (32.43%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (29.73%) Banking
4 10 (27.03%) Mainframe
5 9 (24.32%) Change Management
5 9 (24.32%) Linux
5 9 (24.32%) Data Modelling
6 8 (21.62%) UNIX
7 7 (18.92%) Sybase
7 7 (18.92%) Finance
8 6 (16.22%) BMC
8 6 (16.22%) IBM
8 6 (16.22%) zOS
8 6 (16.22%) Perl
9 5 (13.51%) SQL
9 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
9 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (13.51%) ERwin
9 5 (13.51%) Replication
9 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (13.51%) Dimensional Modelling
9 5 (13.51%) IBM InfoSphere
10 4 (10.81%) CA
11 3 (8.11%) CICS
11 3 (8.11%) ETL
11 3 (8.11%) MVS
11 3 (8.11%) Windows
11 3 (8.11%) OLAP
11 3 (8.11%) SAP

DB2 DBA
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (8.11%) CICS
2 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (100.00%) DB2
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (13.51%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (8.11%) OLAP
3 3 (8.11%) Sybase ASE
3 3 (8.11%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.41%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.41%) Big Data
5 1 (2.70%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (2.70%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) ERwin
2 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) JIRA
2 2 (5.41%) PowerDesigner
General
1 11 (29.73%) Banking
2 7 (18.92%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) ISPF
2 1 (2.70%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Mainframe
2 5 (13.51%) Replication
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Linux
2 8 (21.62%) UNIX
3 6 (16.22%) zOS
4 3 (8.11%) MVS
4 3 (8.11%) Windows
5 2 (5.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (24.32%) Change Management
2 9 (24.32%) Data Modelling
3 5 (13.51%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (8.11%) ETL
4 3 (8.11%) Migration
4 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (8.11%) Database Security
4 3 (8.11%) Change Data Capture
4 3 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.41%) Database Tuning
5 2 (5.41%) Capacity Management
5 2 (5.41%) Analytics
5 2 (5.41%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.41%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.70%) DNA
6 1 (2.70%) ITIL
6 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) Perl
2 5 (13.51%) SQL
3 3 (8.11%) Korn
4 2 (5.41%) JCL
4 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.70%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (5.41%) MAINVIEW
2 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.70%) Foglight
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Sybase
2 6 (16.22%) BMC
2 6 (16.22%) IBM
3 4 (10.81%) CA
4 3 (8.11%) SAP
5 2 (5.41%) Perforce
5 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.70%) Cognos
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle
6 1 (2.70%) Teradata