The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 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 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 83 106 117
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +11
Contract jobs citing DB2 32 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.40% 0.58% 0.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.93% 2.00% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 4 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £288 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% -19.29%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £24.38 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -22.61%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
540 601 737
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.57% 28.89% 29.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 329 471
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £213 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £342 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.48% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 23 18
Average hourly rate £15.39 £35.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.04% +89.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.15 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.10 £41.70 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
DB2
England

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 10 July 2014.

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 10 July 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
West Yorkshire +18 27 £425 +54.54% 4
North Yorkshire - - - -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 37 (68.52%) Oracle
2 34 (62.96%) IBM
3 28 (51.85%) Linux
4 25 (46.30%) Finance
5 24 (44.44%) AIX
6 23 (42.59%) Mainframe
6 23 (42.59%) WebSphere
7 21 (38.89%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 20 (37.04%) ClearQuest
8 20 (37.04%) ClearCase
9 18 (33.33%) UNIX
10 17 (31.48%) Service Delivery
11 16 (29.63%) Oracle Workflow
11 16 (29.63%) Workflow
11 16 (29.63%) Workflow Management
11 16 (29.63%) SQL
12 14 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (22.22%) COBOL
14 11 (20.37%) PL/SQL
14 11 (20.37%) Oracle Reports
14 11 (20.37%) SOA
14 11 (20.37%) Management Information System
14 11 (20.37%) Oracle Database
15 10 (18.52%) Oracle BPM
15 10 (18.52%) Perforce
15 10 (18.52%) Oracle ADF
15 10 (18.52%) Oracle Forms
15 10 (18.52%) Oracle9i Database
16 9 (16.67%) Banking
17 6 (11.11%) SQL Server

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 23 (42.59%) WebSphere
2 16 (29.63%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (9.26%) CICS
4 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.85%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) SMS
2 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) Oracle Reports
1 11 (20.37%) Oracle Database
2 10 (18.52%) Oracle9i Database
3 6 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.56%) MySQL
6 1 (1.85%) Informix
6 1 (1.85%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (1.85%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.85%) DataStage
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (37.04%) ClearCase
1 20 (37.04%) ClearQuest
2 10 (18.52%) Oracle Forms
General
1 25 (46.30%) Finance
2 9 (16.67%) Banking
3 5 (9.26%) Advertising
4 3 (5.56%) Retail
5 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (33.33%) Developer
2 8 (14.81%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (11.11%) DBA
3 6 (11.11%) DB2 DBA
4 5 (9.26%) Administrator
5 4 (7.41%) Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) WebSphere Administrator
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.56%) WebSphere Specialist
6 3 (5.56%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
6 3 (5.56%) WebSphere Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Systems Programmer
7 2 (3.70%) Migration Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Leader
7 2 (3.70%) Programmer
8 1 (1.85%) Applications Support
8 1 (1.85%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (38.89%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 10 (18.52%) Oracle ADF
3 3 (5.56%) XML
4 2 (3.70%) J2EE
4 2 (3.70%) XSLT
4 2 (3.70%) Web Services
5 1 (1.85%) REST
5 1 (1.85%) Middleware
5 1 (1.85%) Ajax
5 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.85%) CSS
5 1 (1.85%) JSP
5 1 (1.85%) Servlets
5 1 (1.85%) XSD
5 1 (1.85%) HTML
5 1 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 23 (42.59%) Mainframe
2 11 (20.37%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (51.85%) Linux
2 24 (44.44%) AIX
3 18 (33.33%) UNIX
4 4 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.56%) Windows
5 3 (5.56%) zOS
6 1 (1.85%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) Service Delivery
2 16 (29.63%) Workflow
2 16 (29.63%) Workflow Management
3 14 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (20.37%) SOA
5 6 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 4 (7.41%) Migration
6 4 (7.41%) Performance Testing
7 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.70%) Data Management
8 1 (1.85%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.85%) Use Case
8 1 (1.85%) Project Management
8 1 (1.85%) UML
8 1 (1.85%) EAI
8 1 (1.85%) Change Management
8 1 (1.85%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (1.85%) Data Security
8 1 (1.85%) Load Testing
8 1 (1.85%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.63%) SQL
2 12 (22.22%) COBOL
3 11 (20.37%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.85%) Perl
5 1 (1.85%) C
5 1 (1.85%) C#
5 1 (1.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Control-M
2 1 (1.85%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 37 (68.52%) Oracle
2 34 (62.96%) IBM
3 10 (18.52%) Perforce
4 4 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.70%) BMC
6 1 (1.85%) CA
6 1 (1.85%) jBASE
6 1 (1.85%) Sybase
6 1 (1.85%) SAP
6 1 (1.85%) Cognos
West Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day Initial 3 month contract + extension
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
JM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago