The first table below looks at the demand for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Belfast 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM DB2
Rank 15 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing DB2 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 1.14% 0.98% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.55% 8.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -23.72%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
22 12 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 25.00% 11.76% 25.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 17
Average daily rate £275 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £355 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
DB2
County Antrim

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

DB2
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) SPSS
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) FileNet
1 1 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (100.00%) Jython
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) FileNet
1 1 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Data Security
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Jython
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cognos
1 1 (100.00%) IBM