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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 93 85 91
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing DB2 15 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.83% 0.30% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.28% 1.28% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 3
Average daily rate £400 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £30.25
% change year-on-year
-45.45% -9.09%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
458 313 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.40% 23.62% 18.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 162 179
Average daily rate £325 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £412 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 9
Average hourly rate £29.00 £14.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.75%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds - 7 £300 - 2
Halifax - 4 £438 - 1
Pudsey - 1 - - 1
DB2
Yorkshire

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 28 (71.79%) IBM
2 21 (53.85%) Oracle
3 19 (48.72%) Finance
4 17 (43.59%) SQL
5 16 (41.03%) UNIX
6 13 (33.33%) COBOL
6 13 (33.33%) SOA
7 12 (30.77%) PL/SQL
7 12 (30.77%) Oracle Forms
7 12 (30.77%) Oracle Reports
7 12 (30.77%) Oracle9i Database
7 12 (30.77%) Mainframe
7 12 (30.77%) Perforce
7 12 (30.77%) Oracle ADF
7 12 (30.77%) Oracle BPM
7 12 (30.77%) Oracle Database
8 10 (25.64%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 10 (25.64%) WebSphere
8 10 (25.64%) Linux
9 8 (20.51%) AIX
10 7 (17.95%) zOS
10 7 (17.95%) ClearCase
10 7 (17.95%) CICS
11 6 (15.38%) ClearQuest
11 6 (15.38%) Service Delivery
11 6 (15.38%) Banking
12 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (10.26%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (10.26%) Workflow Management
13 4 (10.26%) Workflow

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (25.64%) WebSphere
2 7 (17.95%) CICS
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.77%) Oracle Reports
1 12 (30.77%) Oracle9i Database
1 12 (30.77%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (17.95%) ClearCase
3 6 (15.38%) ClearQuest
General
1 19 (48.72%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Advertising
4 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (20.51%) DB2 DBA
3 8 (20.51%) DBA
4 6 (15.38%) Programmer
4 6 (15.38%) Administrator
5 5 (12.82%) WebSphere Administrator
6 4 (10.26%) Systems Programmer
7 2 (5.13%) CICS Programmer
7 2 (5.13%) Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Mainframe Programmer
7 2 (5.13%) CICS Systems Programmer
8 1 (2.56%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (2.56%) SAP Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Pick Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) Oracle ADF
2 10 (25.64%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (2.56%) .NET
3 1 (2.56%) J2EE
3 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.56%) Web Services
3 1 (2.56%) XML
3 1 (2.56%) XSD
3 1 (2.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Mainframe
2 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (41.03%) UNIX
2 10 (25.64%) Linux
3 8 (20.51%) AIX
4 7 (17.95%) zOS
5 2 (5.13%) Windows
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) SOA
2 6 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (10.26%) Workflow Management
4 4 (10.26%) Workflow
5 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 3 (7.69%) Performance Testing
6 2 (5.13%) Migration
7 1 (2.56%) UML
7 1 (2.56%) Use Case
7 1 (2.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) SQL
2 13 (33.33%) COBOL
3 12 (30.77%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.56%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) C
4 1 (2.56%) C#
4 1 (2.56%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 28 (71.79%) IBM
2 21 (53.85%) Oracle
3 12 (30.77%) Perforce
4 2 (5.13%) BMC
5 1 (2.56%) Sybase
5 1 (2.56%) SAP
5 1 (2.56%) CA
5 1 (2.56%) jBASE
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £275 to £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £280.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Halifax
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable upon experience
Posted: 26 days ago