The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 36 52 39
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Contract jobs citing DB2 2 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.73% 1.33% 2.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.82% 3.80% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 7
Median daily rate £550 £308 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.86% +66.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £145.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £26.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+69.81% -47.00%
DB2
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
71 158 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.01% 34.96% 28.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 126 83
Median daily rate £375 £334 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% +2.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £77.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +41.26%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing DB2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

DB2
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DB2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for DB2.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) NetWeaver
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Basis
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) NetWeaver
1 1 (50.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) SUSE
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP