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 25 August 2016 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2 Database Administrator
Rank 628 621 604
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -17
Contract jobs requiring a DB2 DBA 22 34 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.058% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.061% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 21
Median daily rate £425 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £351 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £406 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.92% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
51405 55416 53365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.83% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 33502 35230 32266
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1639 2066 2092
Median hourly rate £16.58 £17.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.89% +1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 25 August 2016.

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 25 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 25 August 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
England -18 15 £425 -5.55% 4
Scotland +17 7 - -
Edinburgh +9 6 - -
North West +5 4 £388 -19.27%
Yorkshire - 4 £450 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £450 -
South East +2 2 £225 -41.93%
London -17 2 £450 - 2
Manchester - 2 £410 -
Leeds - 2 £475 -
East of England +15 1 £500 +17.64% 1
Buckinghamshire +7 1 £225 -41.93%
Milton Keynes +7 1 £225 -41.93%
Blackpool - 1 £388 -
Halifax - 1 £425 -
Pudsey - 1 £450 -
Slough - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £350 -
Lancashire - 1 £388 -
Bristol - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £350 -
North East - 1 £350 -
South West - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
East Anglia - 1 £500 -

DB2 DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 47 (100.00%) DB2
2 21 (44.68%) IBM
3 20 (42.55%) Mainframe
4 19 (40.43%) zOS
5 14 (29.79%) SQL
6 13 (27.66%) REXX
6 13 (27.66%) Finance
7 10 (21.28%) Banking
8 9 (19.15%) Linux
9 8 (17.02%) Replication
9 8 (17.02%) Migration
10 7 (14.89%) CA
10 7 (14.89%) RACF
11 6 (12.77%) Oracle
11 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
11 6 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (10.64%) Java
12 5 (10.64%) Unix
12 5 (10.64%) Data Modelling
12 5 (10.64%) Time Sharing Option
12 5 (10.64%) DB2 UDB
12 5 (10.64%) WebSphere
12 5 (10.64%) OMEGAMON
12 5 (10.64%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
13 4 (8.51%) BMC
14 3 (6.38%) Law
14 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
14 3 (6.38%) OS/2
14 3 (6.38%) CICS

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 5 (10.64%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.38%) CICS
3 2 (4.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (100.00%) DB2
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.64%) DB2 UDB
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.26%) Ingres
5 2 (4.26%) OLTP
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 13 (27.66%) Finance
2 10 (21.28%) Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Law
3 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) Automotive
4 1 (2.13%) Electronics
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) HTML
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 20 (42.55%) Mainframe
2 8 (17.02%) Replication
3 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.26%) Clustering
5 2 (4.26%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.13%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 19 (40.43%) zOS
2 9 (19.15%) Linux
3 5 (10.64%) Unix
4 3 (6.38%) OS/2
4 3 (6.38%) Windows
5 2 (4.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.02%) Migration
2 6 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (10.64%) Data Modelling
3 5 (10.64%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
4 3 (6.38%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (6.38%) Remediation Plan
5 2 (4.26%) Change Management
5 2 (4.26%) Data Migration
5 2 (4.26%) Database Security
5 2 (4.26%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.26%) Time Management
6 1 (2.13%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.13%) Data Architecture
6 1 (2.13%) Database Tuning
6 1 (2.13%) High Availability
6 1 (2.13%) Information Security
6 1 (2.13%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (2.13%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (29.79%) SQL
2 13 (27.66%) REXX
3 5 (10.64%) Java
4 3 (6.38%) C++
4 3 (6.38%) COBOL
5 2 (4.26%) C
5 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.13%) JCL
6 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (14.89%) RACF
2 5 (10.64%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (2.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) OMEGAMON
2 2 (4.26%) Control-M
3 1 (2.13%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.13%) MAINVIEW
3 1 (2.13%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.13%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 21 (44.68%) IBM
2 7 (14.89%) CA
3 6 (12.77%) Oracle
4 4 (8.51%) BMC
5 2 (4.26%) SAP
6 1 (2.13%) Pega
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Rate: £700 per day
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