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 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2 Universal Database (DB2 UDB)
Rank 584 594 538
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -56
Contract jobs citing DB2 UDB 13 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.009% 0.008%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.11% 0.042% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Average daily rate
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£513 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - -
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
12173 11892 10269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.87% 21.83% 21.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7890 7502 6206
Average daily rate £400 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 193 205
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £16.65 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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
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 April 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 13 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 April 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 +5 11 £675 +35.00%
South East - 7 - -
Buckinghamshire - 6 - -
Milton Keynes - 5 - -
London -14 3 £675 +35.00%
Belfast - 2 £350 -
County Antrim - 2 £350 -
Northern Ireland - 2 £350 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

DB2 UDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 25 (100.00%) DB2
2 18 (72.00%) Linux
3 17 (68.00%) UNIX
4 16 (64.00%) SQL
5 14 (56.00%) Finance
6 13 (52.00%) Banking
7 12 (48.00%) Perl
8 9 (36.00%) Java
9 8 (32.00%) XML
10 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
10 7 (28.00%) Data Modelling
10 7 (28.00%) Informatica
10 7 (28.00%) Investment Banking
10 7 (28.00%) Greenplum
10 7 (28.00%) BusinessObjects XI
10 7 (28.00%) Tableau
11 6 (24.00%) KDB
11 6 (24.00%) TIBCO EMS
11 6 (24.00%) TIBCO
11 6 (24.00%) BusinessWorks
11 6 (24.00%) Oracle
11 6 (24.00%) VB
12 5 (20.00%) Star Schema
12 5 (20.00%) Project Management
12 5 (20.00%) Derivative
12 5 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
12 5 (20.00%) Subversion
12 5 (20.00%) Equities
12 5 (20.00%) Fixed Income
12 5 (20.00%) Relational Database

DB2 UDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (16.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (16.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Office
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (24.00%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (16.00%) TIBCO iProcess
3 3 (12.00%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) LDAP
2 3 (12.00%) FTP
3 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) DB2
2 7 (28.00%) BusinessObjects XI
3 6 (24.00%) KDB
4 5 (20.00%) Star Schema
4 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
7 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (4.00%) QlikView
8 1 (4.00%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (4.00%) Maven
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 13 (52.00%) Banking
3 7 (28.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.00%) Front Office
4 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Administrator
2 4 (16.00%) Security Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) TIBCO Developer
2 4 (16.00%) IT Security Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Database Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Ab Initio Developer
3 3 (12.00%) DB2 DBA
3 3 (12.00%) DBA
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.00%) DB2 Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Data Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Database Architect
5 1 (4.00%) DB2 Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) XML
2 6 (24.00%) TIBCO EMS
3 4 (16.00%) .NET
4 3 (12.00%) SOAP
4 3 (12.00%) HTML
4 3 (12.00%) JMS
5 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (8.00%) Spring
5 2 (8.00%) iBATIS
5 2 (8.00%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (8.00%) Web Services
5 2 (8.00%) J2EE
6 1 (4.00%) DOM
6 1 (4.00%) XSL
6 1 (4.00%) XSLT
6 1 (4.00%) Flash
6 1 (4.00%) XML Schema
6 1 (4.00%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Fixed Income
1 5 (20.00%) Equities
1 5 (20.00%) Derivative
1 5 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
2 4 (16.00%) Reference Data
3 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.00%) Replication
4 2 (8.00%) Clustering
4 2 (8.00%) SWIFT
4 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.00%) HACMP
5 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Linux
2 17 (68.00%) UNIX
3 4 (16.00%) AIX
4 3 (12.00%) Solaris
4 3 (12.00%) Windows
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Data Modelling
2 5 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (16.00%) Information Security
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (12.00%) Data Mapping
4 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (12.00%) Security Management
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (8.00%) Time Management
5 2 (8.00%) Change Management
5 2 (8.00%) ETL
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.00%) Metaprogramming
5 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) SQL
2 12 (48.00%) Perl
3 9 (36.00%) Java
4 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (24.00%) VB
6 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (12.00%) ActionScript 2.0
7 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (12.00%) ActionScript
7 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (12.00%) Korn
8 1 (4.00%) AWK
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
2 3 (12.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Control-M
2 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Informatica
1 7 (28.00%) Greenplum
1 7 (28.00%) Tableau
2 6 (24.00%) TIBCO
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) Ab Initio
4 2 (8.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) NetApp
5 1 (4.00%) Remedy