The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank - 25 36
Contract jobs citing DB2 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 0.72% 0.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 5.88% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £355 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.45% -11.25%
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
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
23 17 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 19.49% 12.23% 31.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 29
Average daily rate £400 £376 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.52% +17.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.06%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Chester