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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2 Universal Database (DB2 UDB)
Rank 564 553 537
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -16
Contract jobs citing DB2 UDB 13 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.010% 0.013%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.12% 0.046% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 3
Average daily rate
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£550 £500 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +48.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £500 -
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -
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
10670 10766 10403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.00% 22.11% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 6948 6597 6314
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 209 238
Average hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.66 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -8.33%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 UDB within the UK over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

DB2 UDB Daily Rate Histogram 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 10 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 27 January 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
London 0 12 £550 +10.00%
England -14 12 £550 +10.00%
City of London +16 1 £375 -25.00%
North West - - - -
South East - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Knutsford - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -

DB2 UDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 15 (100.00%) DB2
2 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 14 (93.33%) UNIX
3 12 (80.00%) Perl
4 11 (73.33%) Finance
5 10 (66.67%) SQL
6 9 (60.00%) Data Modelling
7 8 (53.33%) Banking
8 7 (46.67%) Informatica
8 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
8 7 (46.67%) Greenplum
8 7 (46.67%) BusinessObjects XI
8 7 (46.67%) Tableau
9 6 (40.00%) KDB
9 6 (40.00%) Java
9 6 (40.00%) Investment Banking
10 5 (33.33%) Fixed Income
10 5 (33.33%) Equities
10 5 (33.33%) Star Schema
10 5 (33.33%) Derivative
10 5 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
11 4 (26.67%) Reference Data
11 4 (26.67%) IBM
11 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
11 4 (26.67%) Subversion
12 3 (20.00%) TIBCO EMS
12 3 (20.00%) TIBCO
12 3 (20.00%) BusinessWorks
12 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
12 3 (20.00%) JBoss

DB2 UDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (20.00%) TIBCO EMS
1 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (20.00%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (20.00%) TIBCO iProcess
2 1 (6.67%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) DB2
2 7 (46.67%) BusinessObjects XI
3 6 (40.00%) KDB
4 5 (33.33%) Star Schema
5 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (6.67%) QlikView
6 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) Maven
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Banking
3 6 (40.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Front Office
4 1 (6.67%) Back Office
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Database Developer
3 3 (20.00%) TIBCO Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Data Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) DB2 Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Ab Initio Developer
5 1 (6.67%) DB2 DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
5 1 (6.67%) DBA
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) DB2 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) XML
1 2 (13.33%) J2EE
1 2 (13.33%) iBATIS
1 2 (13.33%) Spring
1 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (6.67%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (6.67%) XML Schema
2 1 (6.67%) FpML
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) DOM
2 1 (6.67%) XSL
2 1 (6.67%) XSLT
2 1 (6.67%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Fixed Income
1 5 (33.33%) Equities
1 5 (33.33%) Derivative
1 5 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
2 4 (26.67%) Reference Data
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (13.33%) Replication
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (6.67%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Linux
1 14 (93.33%) UNIX
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (13.33%) Multithreading
2 2 (13.33%) Change Data Capture
2 2 (13.33%) Database Security
2 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Mapping
3 1 (6.67%) Metaprogramming
3 1 (6.67%) Parallel Processing
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Perl
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) PL/SQL
4 6 (40.00%) Java
5 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.67%) Korn
6 1 (6.67%) ActionScript
6 1 (6.67%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Foglight
2 1 (6.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Informatica
1 7 (46.67%) Greenplum
1 7 (46.67%) Tableau
2 4 (26.67%) IBM
3 3 (20.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (6.67%) Ab Initio
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle