The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had DB2 Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2 Developer
Rank 640 653 626
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -27
Contract jobs requiring a DB2 Developer 7 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.010% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.011% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 9
Median daily rate £250 £315 £218
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% +44.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £315 £185
% change year-on-year
-20.63% +70.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £145.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £145.00

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
51191 54614 52615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.95% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 33346 34728 31784
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 1648 2049 2054
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

DB2 Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

DB2 Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DB2 Developer
Daily Rate Trend

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

DB2 Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

DB2 Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

DB2 Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

DB2 Developer
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 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 +5 6 £250 -20.63% 4
South East +12 3 £250 -20.63% 1
Surrey - 3 £250 - 1
London -14 2 £260 - 2
Edinburgh - 1 £250 -
Scotland - 1 £250 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Leicester - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -

DB2 Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, DB2 Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) DB2
2 12 (52.17%) COBOL
3 10 (43.48%) SQL
4 8 (34.78%) Banking
5 7 (30.43%) Mainframe
6 6 (26.09%) Java
6 6 (26.09%) IBM
7 5 (21.74%) CICS
7 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Spring
9 3 (13.04%) Temenos T24
9 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (13.04%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (13.04%) SDLC
9 3 (13.04%) Defect Management
9 3 (13.04%) zOS
9 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
9 3 (13.04%) HTML
9 3 (13.04%) JSP
10 2 (8.70%) Web Services
10 2 (8.70%) J2EE
10 2 (8.70%) Oracle
10 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
10 2 (8.70%) B2C
10 2 (8.70%) Unix
10 2 (8.70%) SQR
10 2 (8.70%) Control-M
10 2 (8.70%) AS400
10 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing

DB2 Developer 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 (21.74%) CICS
2 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) SAN
1 1 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) DB2
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) DataStage
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (4.35%) PowerCenter
3 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JUnit
General
1 8 (34.78%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Automotive
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Spring
2 3 (13.04%) HTML
2 3 (13.04%) JSP
3 2 (8.70%) J2EE
3 2 (8.70%) Java EE
3 2 (8.70%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) CGI
4 1 (4.35%) J2SE
4 1 (4.35%) JMS
4 1 (4.35%) SAX
4 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Mainframe
2 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.70%) AS400
3 2 (8.70%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) iSeries
4 1 (4.35%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) zOS
2 2 (8.70%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) AIX
3 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
3 3 (13.04%) Defect Management
3 3 (13.04%) SDLC
3 3 (13.04%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) B2C
4 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) ETL
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) Logistics
5 1 (4.35%) OO
5 1 (4.35%) OOD
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) COBOL
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) Java
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.70%) RPG IV
5 2 (8.70%) SQR
6 1 (4.35%) C#
6 1 (4.35%) JCL
6 1 (4.35%) Perl
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) RPG
6 1 (4.35%) RPG/400
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) IBM
2 2 (8.70%) ArcSight
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Splunk
3 1 (4.35%) IFS
3 1 (4.35%) Sunopsis
3 1 (4.35%) Sybase
3 1 (4.35%) TIBCO
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