The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 23 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing DB2 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 1.09% 1.19% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.56% 5.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £300 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £366 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.19% -8.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £39.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-24.05% +64.58%
DB2
County Antrim

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 Belfast region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
18 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 19.57% 20.24% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 7
Average daily rate £388 £350 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

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 13 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript