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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2 Universal Database (DB2 UDB)
Rank 616 606 584
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -22
Contract jobs citing DB2 UDB 17 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.007% 0.006%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.13% 0.033% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
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£388 £388 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 - -
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
13213 11976 11661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.61% 21.44% 22.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 8689 7440 7215
Average daily rate £405 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 181 204
Average hourly rate £33.00 £31.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.16 £13.67 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.27 £67.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £31.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.51% -2.16%

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 8 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 4 September 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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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 +9 17 £388 - 1
South East - 12 £356 -
Buckinghamshire - 12 £356 -
Milton Keynes - 11 £388 -
London +7 4 £443 +14.19% 1
Northampton - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

DB2 UDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 37 (100.00%) DB2
2 20 (54.05%) SQL
3 19 (51.35%) UNIX
3 19 (51.35%) Finance
4 18 (48.65%) VB
5 15 (40.54%) MS Excel
5 15 (40.54%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (37.84%) Technical Analysis
6 14 (37.84%) PowerShell
6 14 (37.84%) .NET
6 14 (37.84%) Oracle
6 14 (37.84%) MS Office
6 14 (37.84%) LDAP
7 13 (35.14%) Management Information System
7 13 (35.14%) CISSP
7 13 (35.14%) Information Security
8 12 (32.43%) Data Protection
8 12 (32.43%) Performance Monitoring
8 12 (32.43%) Security Management
8 12 (32.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (32.43%) Project Management
9 11 (29.73%) Linux
9 11 (29.73%) SLA
9 11 (29.73%) SOAP
9 11 (29.73%) XML
9 11 (29.73%) HTML
9 11 (29.73%) Clustering
9 11 (29.73%) Banking
10 9 (24.32%) Java
11 8 (21.62%) SQL Server

DB2 UDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 4 (10.81%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.11%) IIS
3 2 (5.41%) MQSeries
3 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.41%) iPlanet
3 2 (5.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (40.54%) MS Excel
2 14 (37.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (18.92%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (8.11%) TIBCO iProcess
3 2 (5.41%) BusinessWare
3 2 (5.41%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) LDAP
2 2 (5.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (100.00%) DB2
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database
4 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Subversion
2 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.41%) Introscope
General
1 19 (51.35%) Finance
2 11 (29.73%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Front Office
3 3 (8.11%) Back Office
3 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.11%) Spanish Language
4 2 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (5.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Analyst
2 13 (35.14%) Security Analyst
3 12 (32.43%) DBA
4 10 (27.03%) DB2 DBA
4 10 (27.03%) IT Security Analyst
5 7 (18.92%) Administrator
6 5 (13.51%) Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Database Developer
7 3 (8.11%) TIBCO Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) TIBCO Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Database Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Information Security Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Security Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Information Architect
9 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) .NET
2 11 (29.73%) SOAP
2 11 (29.73%) XML
2 11 (29.73%) HTML
3 7 (18.92%) TIBCO EMS
4 3 (8.11%) FpML
5 2 (5.41%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (35.14%) Management Information System
2 11 (29.73%) Clustering
3 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.41%) FMCG
4 2 (5.41%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 19 (51.35%) UNIX
2 11 (29.73%) Linux
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (16.22%) Windows
3 6 (16.22%) AIX
3 6 (16.22%) Solaris
4 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Performance Tuning
2 14 (37.84%) Technical Analysis
3 13 (35.14%) Information Security
4 12 (32.43%) Project Management
4 12 (32.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (32.43%) Security Management
4 12 (32.43%) Data Protection
4 12 (32.43%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (10.81%) High Availability
6 3 (8.11%) Database Tuning
7 2 (5.41%) Information Assurance
7 2 (5.41%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (5.41%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.41%) SABSA
7 2 (5.41%) TOGAF
7 2 (5.41%) Information Management
7 2 (5.41%) DoDAF
7 2 (5.41%) MODAF
8 1 (2.70%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (2.70%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) SQL
2 18 (48.65%) VB
3 14 (37.84%) PowerShell
4 9 (24.32%) Java
5 4 (10.81%) Bash Shell
5 4 (10.81%) Korn
6 3 (8.11%) Perl
6 3 (8.11%) VBScript
7 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) CISSP
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.41%) CISM
2 2 (5.41%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (29.73%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.41%) ClearTrust
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.41%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (5.41%) CA Wily
3 1 (2.70%) Control-M
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Oracle
2 7 (18.92%) TIBCO
3 4 (10.81%) CA
4 3 (8.11%) Cyber-Ark
5 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
5 2 (5.41%) Vitria
5 2 (5.41%) SAP
5 2 (5.41%) IBM
5 2 (5.41%) BEA