The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 88 86 73
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Contract jobs citing DB2 13 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.83% 0.99% 1.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.04% 4.18% 6.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 6
Median daily rate £413 £442 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.72% -26.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £360 £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £525 £688
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.25 £65.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-30.38% +116.66%
DB2
England

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 East Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
322 383 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.58% 23.74% 20.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 240 142
Median daily rate £400 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £220 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 26
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -62.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +15.78%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

DB2
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -2 6 £413 -8.33%
Northamptonshire +3 5 £431 -
Leicestershire +8 2 - - 1
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for DB2.

1 13 (46.43%) Mainframe
2 11 (39.29%) Oracle
3 10 (35.71%) COBOL
3 10 (35.71%) IBM
4 9 (32.14%) .NET
5 7 (25.00%) CICS
5 7 (25.00%) Banking
6 6 (21.43%) Java
6 6 (21.43%) Degree
6 6 (21.43%) Hadoop
7 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database
7 5 (17.86%) TOGAF
7 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
7 5 (17.86%) Human Resource Management
7 5 (17.86%) SQL
7 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
7 5 (17.86%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (14.29%) Finance
8 4 (14.29%) Control-M
8 4 (14.29%) JCL
8 4 (14.29%) Linux
8 4 (14.29%) Marketing
8 4 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
9 3 (10.71%) VSAM
9 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
9 3 (10.71%) AIX
9 3 (10.71%) AS400
10 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
10 2 (7.14%) Firewall
10 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 7 (25.00%) CICS
2 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.57%) SAP Portal
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Firewall
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
1 2 (7.14%) Intranet
1 2 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Hadoop
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.14%) DataStage
4 2 (7.14%) PowerCenter
5 1 (3.57%) Easytrieve
5 1 (3.57%) Essbase
5 1 (3.57%) IMS/DB
5 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.57%) MySQL
5 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.57%) SAP BW
5 1 (3.57%) Spotfire
5 1 (3.57%) VLDB
General
1 7 (25.00%) Banking
2 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Marketing
3 2 (7.14%) Spanish Language
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Mainframe Developer
3 6 (21.43%) DB2 Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Architect
4 5 (17.86%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) COBOL Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Commercial Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Administrator
8 1 (3.57%) DBA
8 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Oracle Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) Ajax
2 1 (3.57%) J2EE
2 1 (3.57%) JSP
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Mainframe
2 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
3 4 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (10.71%) AS400
4 3 (10.71%) VSAM
5 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) AIX
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Unix
4 1 (3.57%) SUSE
4 1 (3.57%) Windows
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Human Resource Management
1 5 (17.86%) TOGAF
2 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (7.14%) High Availability
2 2 (7.14%) Migration
2 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
2 2 (7.14%) SDLC
3 1 (3.57%) Regression Testing
3 1 (3.57%) SOA
3 1 (3.57%) Software Architecture
3 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.57%) System Testing
3 1 (3.57%) UML
3 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (3.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) COBOL
2 6 (21.43%) Java
3 5 (17.86%) SQL
4 4 (14.29%) JCL
5 2 (7.14%) C
5 2 (7.14%) C#
5 2 (7.14%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) Python
6 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Control-M
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Oracle
2 10 (35.71%) IBM
3 5 (17.86%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (7.14%) ArcSight
4 2 (7.14%) F5
4 2 (7.14%) Splunk
5 1 (3.57%) CA
5 1 (3.57%) Calypso
5 1 (3.57%) Informatica
5 1 (3.57%) SAP
5 1 (3.57%) Sybase
5 1 (3.57%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.57%) Unisys