The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 UDB skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 UDB over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2 Universal Database (DB2 UDB)
Rank 586 579 548
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -31
Contract jobs citing DB2 UDB 21 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.006% 0.002%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.18% 0.027% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£338 £550 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.63% +15.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11961 11288 10054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.08% 21.44% 21.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7836 7214 6065
Average daily rate £400 £398 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 188 226
Average hourly rate £26.00 £32.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.54 £13.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.33 £34.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-27.10% +23.00%

DB2 UDB
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DB2 UDB within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 UDB Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DB2 UDB
Daily Rate Trend

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

DB2 UDB Daily Rate Trend in the UK

DB2 UDB
Hourly Rate Trend

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

DB2 UDB Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

DB2 UDB
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 UDB within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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 -8 21 £338 -38.63% 1
South East - 20 £338 -
Buckinghamshire - 20 £338 -
Milton Keynes - 18 £338 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

DB2 UDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing DB2 UDB also 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 that cited DB2 UDB.

1 39 (100.00%) DB2
2 28 (71.79%) SQL
3 21 (53.85%) UNIX
4 20 (51.28%) Banking
5 19 (48.72%) Finance
5 19 (48.72%) Linux
6 18 (46.15%) VB
7 16 (41.03%) XML
8 14 (35.90%) LDAP
8 14 (35.90%) MS Excel
8 14 (35.90%) MS Office
8 14 (35.90%) .NET
8 14 (35.90%) PowerShell
8 14 (35.90%) Technical Analysis
9 13 (33.33%) Project Management
10 12 (30.77%) Security Management
10 12 (30.77%) Data Protection
11 11 (28.21%) Management Information System
11 11 (28.21%) Information Security
11 11 (28.21%) SLA
11 11 (28.21%) CISSP
11 11 (28.21%) SOAP
11 11 (28.21%) HTML
11 11 (28.21%) Perl
12 10 (25.64%) Java
12 10 (25.64%) Oracle
13 7 (17.95%) TIBCO EMS
13 7 (17.95%) Greenplum
13 7 (17.95%) BusinessObjects XI
13 7 (17.95%) Tableau

DB2 UDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing DB2 UDB also 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 that cited DB2 UDB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.69%) WebLogic
1 3 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (35.90%) MS Excel
1 14 (35.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (17.95%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (7.69%) TIBCO iProcess
2 3 (7.69%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.90%) LDAP
2 3 (7.69%) FTP
3 1 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (100.00%) DB2
2 7 (17.95%) BusinessObjects XI
3 6 (15.38%) KDB
4 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
4 5 (12.82%) Star Schema
4 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
5 4 (10.26%) RDBMS
5 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.56%) QlikView
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.56%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Subversion
2 1 (2.56%) Maven
General
1 20 (51.28%) Banking
2 19 (48.72%) Finance
3 6 (15.38%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 13 (33.33%) Developer
1 13 (33.33%) Analyst
2 10 (25.64%) IT Security Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) DBA
3 6 (15.38%) Administrator
4 5 (12.82%) DB2 DBA
5 4 (10.26%) Database Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Ab Initio Developer
6 3 (7.69%) TIBCO Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) DB2 Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Data Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Database Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) DB2 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) XML
2 14 (35.90%) .NET
3 11 (28.21%) SOAP
3 11 (28.21%) HTML
4 7 (17.95%) TIBCO EMS
5 3 (7.69%) JMS
6 2 (5.13%) Web Services
6 2 (5.13%) J2EE
6 2 (5.13%) iBATIS
6 2 (5.13%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
6 2 (5.13%) Spring
7 1 (2.56%) XML Schema
7 1 (2.56%) Flash
7 1 (2.56%) DOM
7 1 (2.56%) XSL
7 1 (2.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Management Information System
2 6 (15.38%) Clustering
3 5 (12.82%) Fixed Income
3 5 (12.82%) Equities
3 5 (12.82%) Derivative
3 5 (12.82%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (10.26%) Reference Data
5 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.13%) SWIFT
5 2 (5.13%) Replication
6 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.56%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 21 (53.85%) UNIX
2 19 (48.72%) Linux
3 6 (15.38%) AIX
4 5 (12.82%) Solaris
4 5 (12.82%) Windows
5 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) Technical Analysis
2 13 (33.33%) Project Management
3 12 (30.77%) Security Management
3 12 (30.77%) Data Protection
4 11 (28.21%) Information Security
5 7 (17.95%) Data Modelling
6 6 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (10.26%) High Availability
9 3 (7.69%) Data Mapping
9 3 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (5.13%) ETL
10 2 (5.13%) Change Management
10 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (5.13%) Metaprogramming
10 2 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (5.13%) Parallel Processing
10 2 (5.13%) Time Management
10 2 (5.13%) Multithreading
10 2 (5.13%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (71.79%) SQL
2 18 (46.15%) VB
3 14 (35.90%) PowerShell
4 11 (28.21%) Perl
5 10 (25.64%) Java
6 7 (17.95%) PL/SQL
7 5 (12.82%) Korn
7 5 (12.82%) Bash Shell
8 3 (7.69%) ActionScript 2.0
8 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
8 3 (7.69%) ActionScript
8 3 (7.69%) VBScript
9 1 (2.56%) AWK
9 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.21%) SLA
2 3 (7.69%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Tivoli
1 3 (7.69%) Control-M
2 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle
2 7 (17.95%) Greenplum
2 7 (17.95%) Tableau
2 7 (17.95%) Informatica
2 7 (17.95%) TIBCO
3 3 (7.69%) Ab Initio
3 3 (7.69%) Cyber-Ark
4 2 (5.13%) IBM
5 1 (2.56%) NetApp
5 1 (2.56%) Remedy