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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 113 107 105
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing DB2 29 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.00% 0.71% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.44% 2.49% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 0
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£400 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £27.50
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
843 722 541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.03% 28.44% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 476 294
Average daily rate £350 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 17
Average hourly rate £22.85 £38.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.03% +158.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £21.35 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -10 16 £350 -6.66%
South Yorkshire -3 8 £525 +75.00% 2
North Yorkshire +3 5 £400 -
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 18 (37.50%) SQL
2 17 (35.42%) WebSphere
3 16 (33.33%) IBM
4 14 (29.17%) XML
5 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (25.00%) HTML
6 12 (25.00%) Java
6 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 11 (22.92%) Oracle
7 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
7 11 (22.92%) Finance
7 11 (22.92%) Banking
8 10 (20.83%) Mainframe
8 10 (20.83%) XSLT
9 9 (18.75%) JBoss
9 9 (18.75%) Linux
9 9 (18.75%) JMS
9 9 (18.75%) Ajax
10 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (16.67%) SAS
10 8 (16.67%) J2EE
10 8 (16.67%) Middleware
10 8 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
11 7 (14.58%) UNIX
11 7 (14.58%) Struts
11 7 (14.58%) SOA
11 7 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (12.50%) Eclipse
12 6 (12.50%) XHTML
12 6 (12.50%) J2SE

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 17 (35.42%) WebSphere
2 9 (18.75%) JBoss
3 8 (16.67%) SAS
4 6 (12.50%) CICS
5 3 (6.25%) WebLogic
6 2 (4.17%) Apache
6 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
6 2 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (4.17%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (4.17%) NetWeaver
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (2.08%) ATG Dynamo
7 1 (2.08%) IIS
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) HTTP
2 2 (4.17%) HTTPS
2 2 (4.17%) Firewall
2 2 (4.17%) DMZ
3 1 (2.08%) Multicast
3 1 (2.08%) NAS
3 1 (2.08%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.08%) FCoE
3 1 (2.08%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.08%) LAN
3 1 (2.08%) WAN
3 1 (2.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.33%) DataStage
2 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.08%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 5 (10.42%) Jasmine
3 2 (4.17%) ClearCase
4 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.08%) Selenium
4 1 (2.08%) Subversion
4 1 (2.08%) JMeter
4 1 (2.08%) Ant
4 1 (2.08%) JUnit
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
1 11 (22.92%) Banking
2 3 (6.25%) Retail
2 3 (6.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (41.67%) Developer
2 7 (14.58%) Analyst
3 5 (10.42%) Java Developer
4 4 (8.33%) Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Designer
5 3 (6.25%) DB2 Specialist
5 3 (6.25%) DB2 DBA
5 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Consultant
5 3 (6.25%) DBA
5 3 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.25%) C++ Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (4.17%) Lead Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Business Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.17%) XML
2 12 (25.00%) HTML
3 10 (20.83%) XSLT
4 9 (18.75%) JMS
4 9 (18.75%) Ajax
5 8 (16.67%) J2EE
5 8 (16.67%) Middleware
5 8 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
6 7 (14.58%) Struts
7 6 (12.50%) XHTML
7 6 (12.50%) J2SE
7 6 (12.50%) CSS
7 6 (12.50%) JSP
7 6 (12.50%) Servlets
7 6 (12.50%) XSL
7 6 (12.50%) Hibernate
7 6 (12.50%) jQuery
7 6 (12.50%) RESTful
8 5 (10.42%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 5 (10.42%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Mainframe
2 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.50%) AS400
4 2 (4.17%) Clustering
4 2 (4.17%) Open Source
4 2 (4.17%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.08%) VUI
5 1 (2.08%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.08%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.08%) IVR
5 1 (2.08%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) Linux
2 7 (14.58%) UNIX
3 5 (10.42%) AIX
4 4 (8.33%) Windows
5 2 (4.17%) zOS
6 1 (2.08%) MVS
6 1 (2.08%) OS/390
6 1 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.58%) SOA
2 7 (14.58%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (12.50%) Scrum
4 5 (10.42%) BDD
4 5 (10.42%) Business Analysis
4 5 (10.42%) TDD
4 5 (10.42%) MVC
4 5 (10.42%) Data Modelling
5 3 (6.25%) Data Stewardship
5 3 (6.25%) Data Security
5 3 (6.25%) Release Management
5 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.17%) OO
6 2 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.17%) Data Management
6 2 (4.17%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.17%) Test Management
6 2 (4.17%) Data Architecture
6 2 (4.17%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 18 (37.50%) SQL
2 12 (25.00%) Java
3 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.50%) COBOL
4 6 (12.50%) XPath
5 4 (8.33%) RPG
5 4 (8.33%) C
5 4 (8.33%) C++
5 4 (8.33%) JCL
5 4 (8.33%) RPG IV
6 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) KVM
1 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.08%) SRDF
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.08%) Xen
1 1 (2.08%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) IBM
2 11 (22.92%) Oracle
3 5 (10.42%) Teradata
4 4 (8.33%) Cognos
4 4 (8.33%) Business Objects
5 3 (6.25%) jBASE
5 3 (6.25%) Intel
6 2 (4.17%) Software AG
6 2 (4.17%) SAP
7 1 (2.08%) hybris
7 1 (2.08%) DataSynapse
7 1 (2.08%) Altova
7 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.08%) BMC
7 1 (2.08%) Informatica
7 1 (2.08%) NetApp
7 1 (2.08%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.08%) ATG
7 1 (2.08%) Ab Initio
7 1 (2.08%) VMware