The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 UDB skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 UDB over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2 Universal Database (DB2 UDB)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing DB2 UDB 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £350 -
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DB2 UDB
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
137 177 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.77% 21.38% 23.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 117 92
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.84% -40.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £10.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £24.75 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%

DB2 UDB
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

DB2 UDB Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham