The first table below looks at the demand for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the West Yorkshire region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 61 85 102
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +17
Contract jobs citing DB2 34 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.04% 0.66% 0.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.59% 2.38% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 3 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £275 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -23.72%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
396 420 581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.73% 27.78% 31.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 225 353
Average daily rate £325 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 17
Average hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
DB2
Yorkshire

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DB2 across the West Yorkshire region.

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the West Yorkshire region.

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

DB2
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
(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
Leeds +1 9 £425 +17.24%
DB2
Yorkshire

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing DB2 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.

1 39 (82.98%) Oracle
2 37 (78.72%) IBM
3 28 (59.57%) Mainframe
3 28 (59.57%) WebSphere
4 27 (57.45%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 27 (57.45%) ClearQuest
4 27 (57.45%) AIX
4 27 (57.45%) Linux
4 27 (57.45%) ClearCase
5 22 (46.81%) Service Delivery
5 22 (46.81%) Workflow
5 22 (46.81%) Oracle Workflow
5 22 (46.81%) Workflow Management
6 18 (38.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (36.17%) Management Information System
8 14 (29.79%) SOA
9 13 (27.66%) Finance
10 11 (23.40%) UNIX
10 11 (23.40%) SQL
11 10 (21.28%) PL/SQL
12 9 (19.15%) COBOL
12 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
12 9 (19.15%) Oracle Forms
12 9 (19.15%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (19.15%) Perforce
12 9 (19.15%) Oracle ADF
12 9 (19.15%) Oracle BPM
12 9 (19.15%) Oracle Database
13 8 (17.02%) Relational Database
13 8 (17.02%) Oracle9i Database

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing DB2 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (59.57%) WebSphere
2 22 (46.81%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.13%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) SMS
1 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
1 9 (19.15%) Oracle Reports
1 9 (19.15%) Oracle Database
2 8 (17.02%) Relational Database
2 8 (17.02%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (4.26%) MySQL
4 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (57.45%) ClearQuest
1 27 (57.45%) ClearCase
2 9 (19.15%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (27.66%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Advertising
3 2 (4.26%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Developer
2 9 (19.15%) WebSphere Developer
2 9 (19.15%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Architect
3 7 (14.89%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Administrator
5 5 (10.64%) Consultant
5 5 (10.64%) Data Architect
5 5 (10.64%) Senior WebSphere Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Migration Consultant
7 3 (6.38%) WebSphere Administrator
7 3 (6.38%) WebSphere Specialist
8 1 (2.13%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.13%) DBA
8 1 (2.13%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Database Architect
8 1 (2.13%) DB2 DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (57.45%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 9 (19.15%) Oracle ADF
3 8 (17.02%) XML
4 7 (14.89%) XSLT
5 2 (4.26%) HTML
5 2 (4.26%) J2EE
5 2 (4.26%) CSS
5 2 (4.26%) Web Services
6 1 (2.13%) XSD
6 1 (2.13%) JSP
6 1 (2.13%) Servlets
6 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.13%) .NET
6 1 (2.13%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (2.13%) Middleware
6 1 (2.13%) Ajax
6 1 (2.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (59.57%) Mainframe
2 17 (36.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (57.45%) AIX
1 27 (57.45%) Linux
2 11 (23.40%) UNIX
3 1 (2.13%) zOS
3 1 (2.13%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Service Delivery
1 22 (46.81%) Workflow
1 22 (46.81%) Workflow Management
2 18 (38.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (29.79%) SOA
4 6 (12.77%) Data Management
4 6 (12.77%) Data Modelling
4 6 (12.77%) Migration
5 5 (10.64%) Data Security
5 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (10.64%) Data Stewardship
5 5 (10.64%) Master Data Management
5 5 (10.64%) Information Assurance
6 2 (4.26%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.13%) UML
7 1 (2.13%) OO
7 1 (2.13%) Use Case
7 1 (2.13%) Web Development
7 1 (2.13%) Network Management
7 1 (2.13%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) SQL
2 10 (21.28%) PL/SQL
3 9 (19.15%) COBOL
4 3 (6.38%) Java
5 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
Vendors
1 39 (82.98%) Oracle
2 37 (78.72%) IBM
3 9 (19.15%) Perforce
4 1 (2.13%) JBoss
4 1 (2.13%) Sybase
Halifax
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
Halifax
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
West Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 24 days ago