The table below looks at the statistics for the DB2 Developer 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2 Developer
Rank 602 587 558
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -29
Contract jobs requiring a DB2 Developer 17 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.028% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.029% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 15
Average daily rate £375 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £318 £300
% change year-on-year
-13.62% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £39.50 -
UK excluding London average 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
48576 47854 45775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.46% 94.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 31231 29881 27104
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1759 1870 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.96 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

DB2 Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

DB2 Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +4 16 £375 -31.81% 7
London -8 6 £425 -22.72% 1
East Midlands -5 3 £336 +28.09% 2
East of England 0 2 £375 +17.78%
Leicester -4 2 £248 -5.71%
Leicestershire -7 2 £248 -5.71% 2
South East - 2 £263 -
South West - 2 £263 -
Swindon - 2 £263 -
Wiltshire - 2 £263 -
Essex -6 1 - -
North West -17 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £425 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £263 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £425 -
Reading - 1 £263 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Basildon - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £375 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £375 -

DB2 Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited DB2 Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 28 (100.00%) DB2
2 15 (53.57%) SQL
3 12 (42.86%) COBOL
3 12 (42.86%) Linux
4 10 (35.71%) AIX
4 10 (35.71%) IBM
5 8 (28.57%) Mainframe
6 7 (25.00%) JCL
6 7 (25.00%) Oracle
6 7 (25.00%) XML
6 7 (25.00%) Unix
7 6 (21.43%) Java
8 5 (17.86%) IBM InfoSphere
8 5 (17.86%) CICS
8 5 (17.86%) Middleware
9 4 (14.29%) Finance
9 4 (14.29%) Banking
9 4 (14.29%) ClearQuest
9 4 (14.29%) HACMP
9 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
9 4 (14.29%) zOS
9 4 (14.29%) ClearCase
9 4 (14.29%) ETL
9 4 (14.29%) Neo4j
9 4 (14.29%) Change Data Capture
9 4 (14.29%) DV Cleared
9 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
9 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (14.29%) Hadoop
10 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering

DB2 Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited DB2 Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.86%) CICS
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) FTP
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) DB2
2 5 (17.86%) IBM InfoSphere
3 4 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 4 (14.29%) Neo4j
4 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (7.14%) DataStage
5 2 (7.14%) OLAP
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (3.57%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) ClearCase
1 4 (14.29%) ClearQuest
2 2 (7.14%) AccuRev
2 2 (7.14%) Lombardi
3 1 (3.57%) ERwin
General
1 4 (14.29%) Banking
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.14%) Automotive
4 1 (3.57%) Italian Language
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) XML
2 5 (17.86%) Middleware
3 2 (7.14%) Ajax
3 2 (7.14%) HTML
3 2 (7.14%) HTML5
3 2 (7.14%) J2EE
3 2 (7.14%) jQuery
3 2 (7.14%) SOAP
3 2 (7.14%) Web Services
3 2 (7.14%) XSLT
4 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Mainframe
2 4 (14.29%) HACMP
3 1 (3.57%) AS400
3 1 (3.57%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Linux
2 10 (35.71%) AIX
3 7 (25.00%) Unix
4 4 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (14.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) Change Data Capture
1 4 (14.29%) ETL
2 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
2 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (7.14%) Data Management
3 2 (7.14%) Database Tuning
3 2 (7.14%) Functional Testing
3 2 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (7.14%) SDLC
3 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.57%) Analytics
4 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
4 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.57%) High Availability
4 1 (3.57%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (3.57%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) SQL
2 12 (42.86%) COBOL
3 7 (25.00%) JCL
4 6 (21.43%) Java
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.14%) XPath
5 2 (7.14%) XQuery
6 1 (3.57%) REXX
6 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) IBM
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.14%) Teradata
5 1 (3.57%) Cognos
5 1 (3.57%) Remedy
5 1 (3.57%) Sunopsis
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