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 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 71 101 117
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +16
Contract jobs citing DB2 45 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.89% 0.80% 0.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.65% 2.68% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 5 8
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£425 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +19.04%
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
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
588 671 809
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.71% 29.98% 30.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 385 452
Average daily rate £325 £313 £322
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £423 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 33 18
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +68.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.82 £17.50 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £32.00
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 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 22 August 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 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
West Yorkshire +33 34 £425 +9.67%
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 48 (72.73%) Oracle
2 45 (68.18%) IBM
3 42 (63.64%) Linux
4 36 (54.55%) AIX
4 36 (54.55%) WebSphere
5 32 (48.48%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 32 (48.48%) ClearCase
5 32 (48.48%) ClearQuest
5 32 (48.48%) Mainframe
6 27 (40.91%) Service Delivery
7 26 (39.39%) Workflow
7 26 (39.39%) Oracle Workflow
7 26 (39.39%) Workflow Management
8 23 (34.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (31.82%) Finance
9 21 (31.82%) Management Information System
10 17 (25.76%) UNIX
11 16 (24.24%) SOA
12 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
12 12 (18.18%) SQL
13 11 (16.67%) Oracle Database
13 11 (16.67%) Relational Database
13 11 (16.67%) XML
14 10 (15.15%) XSLT
14 10 (15.15%) Oracle9i Database
14 10 (15.15%) PL/SQL
15 9 (13.64%) COBOL
15 9 (13.64%) Oracle Forms
15 9 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
15 9 (13.64%) Red Hat

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 36 (54.55%) WebSphere
2 26 (39.39%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.52%) CICS
4 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (1.52%) SMS
2 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 11 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 10 (15.15%) Oracle9i Database
4 9 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (6.06%) MySQL
6 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (3.03%) Informix
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.52%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 32 (48.48%) ClearCase
1 32 (48.48%) ClearQuest
2 9 (13.64%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (31.82%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Advertising
3 3 (4.55%) Retail
4 2 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (40.91%) Developer
2 12 (18.18%) WebSphere Developer
2 12 (18.18%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
3 9 (13.64%) Architect
4 7 (10.61%) Data Architect
4 7 (10.61%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Administrator
6 5 (7.58%) WebSphere Specialist
6 5 (7.58%) Senior WebSphere Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Consultant
6 5 (7.58%) Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Migration Consultant
8 3 (4.55%) WebSphere Administrator
9 2 (3.03%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.03%) DBA
9 2 (3.03%) Systems Integrator
9 2 (3.03%) Technical Leader
10 1 (1.52%) DB2 DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (48.48%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 11 (16.67%) XML
3 10 (15.15%) XSLT
4 9 (13.64%) Oracle ADF
5 3 (4.55%) HTML
5 3 (4.55%) CSS
6 2 (3.03%) Middleware
6 2 (3.03%) J2EE
6 2 (3.03%) Web Services
7 1 (1.52%) REST
7 1 (1.52%) Ajax
7 1 (1.52%) XSD
7 1 (1.52%) .NET
7 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.52%) JSP
7 1 (1.52%) Servlets
7 1 (1.52%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 32 (48.48%) Mainframe
2 21 (31.82%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 42 (63.64%) Linux
2 36 (54.55%) AIX
3 17 (25.76%) UNIX
4 9 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.55%) zOS
6 1 (1.52%) Windows
6 1 (1.52%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.91%) Service Delivery
2 26 (39.39%) Workflow
2 26 (39.39%) Workflow Management
3 23 (34.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (24.24%) SOA
5 8 (12.12%) Data Management
5 8 (12.12%) Data Modelling
6 7 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (10.61%) Migration
6 7 (10.61%) Data Security
6 7 (10.61%) Information Assurance
6 7 (10.61%) Data Stewardship
6 7 (10.61%) Master Data Management
7 4 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (4.55%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.03%) OO
9 2 (3.03%) Web Development
9 2 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (1.52%) Network Management
10 1 (1.52%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.18%) SQL
2 10 (15.15%) PL/SQL
3 9 (13.64%) COBOL
4 4 (6.06%) Java
5 2 (3.03%) Perl
6 1 (1.52%) C#
6 1 (1.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Control-M
Vendors
1 48 (72.73%) Oracle
2 45 (68.18%) IBM
3 9 (13.64%) Red Hat
3 9 (13.64%) Perforce
4 2 (3.03%) JBoss
5 1 (1.52%) Sybase
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