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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2 Universal Database (DB2 UDB)
Rank 616 598 582
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -16
Contract jobs citing DB2 UDB 10 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.027% 0.012%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.088% 0.12% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 5
Average daily rate £388 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.54% +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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
11419 11340 11451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.20% 21.90% 23.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 7676 7338 6934
Average daily rate £425 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 174 234
Average hourly rate £34.00 £30.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £15.00 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £48.25 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 12 February 2016.

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 14 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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -6 10 £388 -29.54% 2
London +1 7 £479 -12.95% 1
South East - 3 £400 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £388 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £388 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £375 -
Middlesex - 1 £500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £375 -
East Midlands - 1 £375 -
Northampton - 1 £375 -
Stevenage - 1 £375 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £375 -
Luton - 1 £375 -
East of England - 1 £375 -

DB2 UDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 30 (100.00%) DB2
2 20 (66.67%) Linux
3 19 (63.33%) WebSphere
4 18 (60.00%) Oracle
5 15 (50.00%) CA
6 14 (46.67%) Java
7 13 (43.33%) SQL
7 13 (43.33%) Finance
8 12 (40.00%) Data Modelling
9 11 (36.67%) Windows
9 11 (36.67%) AIX
9 11 (36.67%) Solaris
9 11 (36.67%) WebLogic
10 10 (33.33%) Unix
10 10 (33.33%) Eclipse
11 9 (30.00%) IBM
11 9 (30.00%) CCSP
11 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
11 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
11 9 (30.00%) MSMQ
11 9 (30.00%) MQSeries
11 9 (30.00%) IIS
11 9 (30.00%) SAP
11 9 (30.00%) CISM
11 9 (30.00%) CA Single Sign-On
11 9 (30.00%) BusinessWare
11 9 (30.00%) SAP R/3
11 9 (30.00%) CISSP
11 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (30.00%) BEA

DB2 UDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 19 (63.33%) WebSphere
2 11 (36.67%) WebLogic
3 9 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (30.00%) IIS
3 9 (30.00%) iPlanet
3 9 (30.00%) MQSeries
3 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (30.00%) BusinessWare
1 9 (30.00%) SAP R/3
2 1 (3.33%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (3.33%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) DB2
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 2 (6.67%) MySQL
4 2 (6.67%) OLTP
4 2 (6.67%) PowerCenter
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 6 (20.00%) Introscope
3 1 (3.33%) Ant
3 1 (3.33%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) Toad
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (20.00%) Retail
4 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.33%) Back Office
5 1 (3.33%) Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Front Office
5 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Architect
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 9 (30.00%) Security Architect
3 8 (26.67%) Java Developer
4 7 (23.33%) DBA
4 7 (23.33%) Information Architect
4 7 (23.33%) Information Security Architect
5 4 (13.33%) Integration Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Linux Developer
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Systems Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Tools Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Unix DBA
6 3 (10.00%) Java WebSphere Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Production DBA
6 3 (10.00%) WebSphere Developer
7 2 (6.67%) DB2 DBA
7 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Security Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) MSMQ
2 2 (6.67%) Spring
3 1 (3.33%) FpML
3 1 (3.33%) HTML
3 1 (3.33%) HTML5
3 1 (3.33%) J2EE
3 1 (3.33%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) AS400
1 9 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (26.67%) FMCG
3 5 (16.67%) Clustering
4 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.67%) HACMP
4 2 (6.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Linux
2 11 (36.67%) AIX
2 11 (36.67%) Solaris
2 11 (36.67%) Windows
3 10 (33.33%) Unix
4 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (30.00%) zOS
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 9 (30.00%) DoDAF
2 9 (30.00%) Identity Access Management
2 9 (30.00%) Information Security
2 9 (30.00%) MODAF
2 9 (30.00%) SABSA
2 9 (30.00%) TOGAF
2 9 (30.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (26.67%) Change Management
3 8 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (26.67%) Information Assurance
3 8 (26.67%) Information Management
4 7 (23.33%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (23.33%) Project Management
5 6 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (13.33%) Security Architecture
6 4 (13.33%) Security Operations
7 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) Java
2 13 (43.33%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) JCL
5 1 (3.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 9 (30.00%) CCSP
1 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (30.00%) CISM
1 9 (30.00%) CISSP
2 8 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (30.00%) ClearTrust
2 2 (6.67%) GPFS
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) CA Single Sign-On
2 6 (20.00%) CA Wily
3 3 (10.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Oracle
2 15 (50.00%) CA
3 9 (30.00%) BEA
3 9 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 9 (30.00%) IBM
3 9 (30.00%) SAP
3 9 (30.00%) Vitria
4 2 (6.67%) Intel
4 2 (6.67%) NetApp
4 2 (6.67%) VMware
5 1 (3.33%) Informatica
5 1 (3.33%) Remedy
5 1 (3.33%) Sybase
5 1 (3.33%) TIBCO