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 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2 Universal Database (DB2 UDB)
Rank 598 579 572
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -7
Contract jobs citing DB2 UDB 4 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.007% 0.029%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.033% 0.034% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 8
Average daily rate
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£388 - £345
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £414
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
12013 11727 12132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.25% 21.96% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7449 7256 7019
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 £265 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 201 306
Average hourly rate £31.00 £30.75 £27.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.81% +11.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.32 £17.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.30 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-0.63% +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
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 1 September 2014. 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
London 0 4 £388 -
England -14 4 £388 -
Basingstoke - - - -
Slough - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
South East - - - -

DB2 UDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) DB2
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (50.00%) Database Security
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Sybase
4 3 (37.50%) UNIX
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
4 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (37.50%) Replication
4 3 (37.50%) Perl
4 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
5 2 (25.00%) Banking
5 2 (25.00%) Foglight
5 2 (25.00%) Change Data Capture
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) IBM
5 2 (25.00%) SAN
5 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (12.50%) TIBCO
6 1 (12.50%) TIBCO Hawk
6 1 (12.50%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (12.50%) Remedy
6 1 (12.50%) Informatica
6 1 (12.50%) Peregrine
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003

DB2 UDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 1 (12.50%) TIBCO EMS
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) DB2
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) VLDB
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (12.50%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) DBA
2 3 (37.50%) DB2 DBA
3 2 (25.00%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Database Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) DB2 Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) UNIX
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (50.00%) Database Security
3 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Change Data Capture
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (12.50%) System Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) ETL
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Foglight
2 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (12.50%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Sybase
3 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Informatica
4 1 (12.50%) Peregrine
4 1 (12.50%) TIBCO
4 1 (12.50%) Remedy
4 1 (12.50%) Perforce
4 1 (12.50%) Teradata
4 1 (12.50%) Greenplum