The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 98 85 90
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs citing DB2 16 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.82% 1.06% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.93% 4.14% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 0
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£350 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £16.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+150.00% -41.81%
DB2
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
546 459 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 27.81% 25.63% 23.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 308 168
Average daily rate £363 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £450 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 9
Average hourly rate £22.00 £29.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% +107.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £29.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £110.00 £25.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 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
Leeds -14 11 £350 +7.69%
Bingley - 1 - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Pontefract - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
DB2
Yorkshire

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 9 (33.33%) IBM
2 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (33.33%) Banking
2 9 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
4 7 (25.93%) Oracle
4 7 (25.93%) Linux
5 6 (22.22%) UNIX
5 6 (22.22%) XML
6 5 (18.52%) AS400
6 5 (18.52%) Data Modelling
6 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
6 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
7 4 (14.81%) Ajax
7 4 (14.81%) C
7 4 (14.81%) C++
7 4 (14.81%) HTML
7 4 (14.81%) Java
7 4 (14.81%) XSLT
7 4 (14.81%) AIX
7 4 (14.81%) JBoss
7 4 (14.81%) Mainframe
8 3 (11.11%) Law
8 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 3 (11.11%) Windows
8 3 (11.11%) RPG
8 3 (11.11%) J2EE

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 9 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (14.81%) JBoss
3 3 (11.11%) WebLogic
4 2 (7.41%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.70%) Apache
5 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.70%) ATG Dynamo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) ClearCase
2 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.70%) JMeter
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
2 1 (3.70%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.70%) JUnit
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
1 9 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (11.11%) Law
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) DBA
3 4 (14.81%) DB2 DBA
4 3 (11.11%) C++ Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Debt Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Mainframe DBA
6 1 (3.70%) DB2 Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) DB2 Developer
6 1 (3.70%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Mainframe Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Informatica Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) AS400 Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) XML
2 4 (14.81%) Ajax
2 4 (14.81%) HTML
2 4 (14.81%) XSLT
3 3 (11.11%) J2EE
3 3 (11.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
4 2 (7.41%) JSP
4 2 (7.41%) Servlets
4 2 (7.41%) Struts
4 2 (7.41%) JMS
5 1 (3.70%) WSDL
5 1 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (3.70%) Middleware
5 1 (3.70%) Swing
5 1 (3.70%) XHTML
5 1 (3.70%) J2SE
5 1 (3.70%) Web Services
5 1 (3.70%) EJB
5 1 (3.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) AS400
2 4 (14.81%) Mainframe
3 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.70%) PMI
4 1 (3.70%) IVR
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.70%) VUI
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) UNIX
3 4 (14.81%) AIX
4 3 (11.11%) Windows
5 2 (7.41%) zOS
6 1 (3.70%) MVS
6 1 (3.70%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (18.52%) Data Modelling
2 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
3 3 (11.11%) Release Management
3 3 (11.11%) Data Stewardship
3 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (11.11%) Data Security
3 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.41%) Scrum
4 2 (7.41%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (7.41%) Test Management
4 2 (7.41%) Data Architecture
4 2 (7.41%) Information Assurance
5 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.70%) BDD
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (3.70%) Data Mapping
5 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.81%) C
3 4 (14.81%) C++
3 4 (14.81%) Java
4 3 (11.11%) RPG
4 3 (11.11%) RPG IV
5 1 (3.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) IBM
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 3 (11.11%) jBASE
4 1 (3.70%) Altova
4 1 (3.70%) hybris
4 1 (3.70%) Chordiant
4 1 (3.70%) BEA
4 1 (3.70%) BMC
4 1 (3.70%) Informatica
4 1 (3.70%) ATG