The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 111 93 111
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +18
Contract jobs citing DB2 23 25 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.89% 1.07% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.48% 3.78% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £20.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+97.50% -23.80%
DB2
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
661 661 557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.49% 28.18% 26.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 401 284
Average daily rate £350 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £250 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 13
Average hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +57.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £17.15 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £175.00 £23.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

DB2
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 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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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
West Yorkshire -28 12 £363 +20.83% 1
South Yorkshire +5 10 £513 +70.83%
North Yorkshire - - - - 1
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 17 (44.74%) SQL
2 12 (31.58%) Banking
3 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
4 10 (26.32%) Oracle
5 9 (23.68%) Linux
5 9 (23.68%) IBM
5 9 (23.68%) Finance
5 9 (23.68%) WebSphere
6 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (18.42%) XML
8 6 (15.79%) UNIX
8 6 (15.79%) HTML
8 6 (15.79%) AS400
8 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
9 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (13.16%) Teradata
9 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (13.16%) Mainframe
9 5 (13.16%) Java
9 5 (13.16%) AIX
10 4 (10.53%) Windows
10 4 (10.53%) XSLT
10 4 (10.53%) Business Objects
10 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
10 4 (10.53%) COBOL
10 4 (10.53%) RPG
10 4 (10.53%) HTTP
10 4 (10.53%) Cognos
10 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (23.68%) WebSphere
2 4 (10.53%) SAS
3 3 (7.89%) CICS
4 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.26%) Apache
4 2 (5.26%) JBoss
4 2 (5.26%) NetWeaver
4 2 (5.26%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (2.63%) ATG Dynamo
5 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) HTTP
2 2 (5.26%) HTTPS
2 2 (5.26%) DMZ
2 2 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.63%) NAS
3 1 (2.63%) FCoE
3 1 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.63%) Multicast
3 1 (2.63%) LAN
3 1 (2.63%) WAN
3 1 (2.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (10.53%) DataStage
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.63%) Big Data
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.63%) OLTP
5 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.63%) OLAP
5 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) ClearCase
1 2 (5.26%) ClearQuest
2 1 (2.63%) Selenium
2 1 (2.63%) JMeter
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.63%) JUnit
General
1 12 (31.58%) Banking
2 9 (23.68%) Finance
3 4 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Developer
2 8 (21.05%) Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) DBA
3 6 (15.79%) DB2 DBA
4 4 (10.53%) Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (7.89%) DB2 Specialist
5 3 (7.89%) Designer
5 3 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (5.26%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Business Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) XML
2 6 (15.79%) HTML
3 4 (10.53%) XSLT
3 4 (10.53%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 3 (7.89%) Middleware
4 3 (7.89%) .NET
5 2 (5.26%) XSD
5 2 (5.26%) Web Services
5 2 (5.26%) JMS
5 2 (5.26%) WSDL
5 2 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (5.26%) REST
5 2 (5.26%) JSON
5 2 (5.26%) Ajax
6 1 (2.63%) jQuery
6 1 (2.63%) WCF
6 1 (2.63%) WPF
6 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) AS400
2 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.26%) Clustering
3 2 (5.26%) Open Source
4 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.63%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) UNIX
3 5 (13.16%) AIX
4 4 (10.53%) Windows
5 1 (2.63%) zOS
5 1 (2.63%) MVS
5 1 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
4 3 (7.89%) Data Stewardship
4 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.89%) Data Security
4 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
4 3 (7.89%) SOA
4 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.26%) ETL
5 2 (5.26%) Data Management
5 2 (5.26%) Workflow
5 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.26%) Data Architecture
5 2 (5.26%) Information Assurance
5 2 (5.26%) Workflow Management
5 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) Java
3 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.53%) COBOL
3 4 (10.53%) RPG
3 4 (10.53%) RPG IV
4 2 (5.26%) C
4 2 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.63%) Xen
1 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.63%) SRDF
1 1 (2.63%) KVM
1 1 (2.63%) NFS
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Oracle
2 9 (23.68%) IBM
3 5 (13.16%) Teradata
4 4 (10.53%) Business Objects
4 4 (10.53%) Cognos
5 3 (7.89%) Intel
6 2 (5.26%) SAP
6 2 (5.26%) Software AG
6 2 (5.26%) jBASE
7 1 (2.63%) DataSynapse
7 1 (2.63%) Altova
7 1 (2.63%) Ab Initio
7 1 (2.63%) VMware
7 1 (2.63%) ATG
7 1 (2.63%) Perforce
7 1 (2.63%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.63%) NetApp
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco
7 1 (2.63%) BEA