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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 59 92 98
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +6
Contract jobs citing DB2 34 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.01% 0.77% 0.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.82% 2.68% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 3 8
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£425 £388 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +23.01%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £398 £355
% change year-on-year
+6.91% +11.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.25 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.01%
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
435 448 601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.69% 28.61% 31.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 253 347
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £425 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 22 15
Average hourly rate £50.00 £37.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +82.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +6.03%

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
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 22 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
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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 +11 10 £425 +9.67%
DB2
Yorkshire

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 45 (83.33%) Oracle
2 43 (79.63%) IBM
3 34 (62.96%) WebSphere
4 32 (59.26%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 32 (59.26%) ClearQuest
4 32 (59.26%) Mainframe
4 32 (59.26%) AIX
4 32 (59.26%) Linux
4 32 (59.26%) ClearCase
5 27 (50.00%) Service Delivery
6 26 (48.15%) Workflow
6 26 (48.15%) Oracle Workflow
6 26 (48.15%) Workflow Management
7 23 (42.59%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (38.89%) Management Information System
9 16 (29.63%) SOA
10 13 (24.07%) Finance
11 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 12 (22.22%) SQL
12 11 (20.37%) Relational Database
12 11 (20.37%) XML
12 11 (20.37%) UNIX
13 10 (18.52%) XSLT
13 10 (18.52%) PL/SQL
14 9 (16.67%) COBOL
14 9 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
14 9 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (16.67%) Perforce
14 9 (16.67%) Oracle ADF
14 9 (16.67%) Oracle BPM

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 34 (62.96%) WebSphere
2 26 (48.15%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (3.70%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.85%) CICS
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) SMS
1 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.37%) Relational Database
3 9 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 8 (14.81%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (3.70%) MySQL
6 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 32 (59.26%) ClearQuest
1 32 (59.26%) ClearCase
2 9 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (24.07%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Advertising
3 2 (3.70%) Banking
3 2 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (48.15%) Developer
2 12 (22.22%) WebSphere Developer
2 12 (22.22%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
3 9 (16.67%) Architect
4 7 (12.96%) Data Architect
4 7 (12.96%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Administrator
6 5 (9.26%) Consultant
6 5 (9.26%) WebSphere Specialist
6 5 (9.26%) Senior WebSphere Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Migration Consultant
8 3 (5.56%) WebSphere Administrator
9 2 (3.70%) Web Developer
10 1 (1.85%) Software Engineer
10 1 (1.85%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (1.85%) Database Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (59.26%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 11 (20.37%) XML
3 10 (18.52%) XSLT
4 9 (16.67%) Oracle ADF
5 3 (5.56%) HTML
5 3 (5.56%) CSS
6 2 (3.70%) J2EE
6 2 (3.70%) Web Services
7 1 (1.85%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (1.85%) Middleware
7 1 (1.85%) XSD
7 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.85%) JSP
7 1 (1.85%) Servlets
7 1 (1.85%) .NET
7 1 (1.85%) Ajax
7 1 (1.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 32 (59.26%) Mainframe
2 21 (38.89%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (59.26%) AIX
1 32 (59.26%) Linux
2 11 (20.37%) UNIX
3 1 (1.85%) zOS
3 1 (1.85%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 26 (48.15%) Workflow
2 26 (48.15%) Workflow Management
3 23 (42.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (29.63%) SOA
5 8 (14.81%) Data Management
5 8 (14.81%) Data Modelling
6 7 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (12.96%) Data Security
6 7 (12.96%) Information Assurance
6 7 (12.96%) Data Stewardship
6 7 (12.96%) Master Data Management
7 6 (11.11%) Migration
8 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.70%) Web Development
9 2 (3.70%) OO
10 1 (1.85%) UML
10 1 (1.85%) Use Case
10 1 (1.85%) Performance Testing
10 1 (1.85%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (22.22%) SQL
2 10 (18.52%) PL/SQL
3 9 (16.67%) COBOL
4 4 (7.41%) Java
5 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 45 (83.33%) Oracle
2 43 (79.63%) IBM
3 9 (16.67%) Perforce
4 2 (3.70%) JBoss
5 1 (1.85%) Sybase