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 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 93 74 75
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Contract jobs citing DB2 11 25 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.68% 1.54% 1.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.09% 6.89% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 9
Median daily rate £463 £403 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.90% -19.50%
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 £40.57 £26.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+53.09% -47.00%
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
356 363 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.95% 22.41% 19.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 230 158
Median daily rate £413 £380 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.55% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 20
Median hourly rate £20.00 £12.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.86% -66.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.14 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.71% +34.20%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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
Northamptonshire -5 6 £463 +54.16%
Nottinghamshire -15 3 - - 2
Leicestershire +3 2 - - 1
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for DB2.

1 12 (52.17%) Mainframe
2 10 (43.48%) COBOL
3 9 (39.13%) .NET
4 8 (34.78%) Oracle
4 8 (34.78%) IBM
5 7 (30.43%) CICS
6 6 (26.09%) Java
6 6 (26.09%) Degree
6 6 (26.09%) Hadoop
7 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
7 5 (21.74%) TOGAF
7 5 (21.74%) Human Resource Management
7 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
7 5 (21.74%) SQL
7 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
7 5 (21.74%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (17.39%) JCL
8 4 (17.39%) Banking
8 4 (17.39%) Marketing
9 3 (13.04%) VSAM
10 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (8.70%) AS400
10 2 (8.70%) Finance
10 2 (8.70%) Migration
10 2 (8.70%) PowerCenter
10 2 (8.70%) Control-M
10 2 (8.70%) DataStage
10 2 (8.70%) Linux
10 2 (8.70%) Unix
10 2 (8.70%) C

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 (30.43%) CICS
2 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
1 1 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Hadoop
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.70%) DataStage
3 2 (8.70%) PowerCenter
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.35%) Easytrieve
4 1 (4.35%) Essbase
4 1 (4.35%) IMS/DB
4 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.35%) MySQL
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) VLDB
General
1 4 (17.39%) Banking
1 4 (17.39%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) Mainframe Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Architect
3 5 (21.74%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (17.39%) DB2 Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Commercial Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.70%) COBOL Developer
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (4.35%) COBOL Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) DataStage Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Informatica Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Oracle Developer
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) Ajax
2 1 (4.35%) J2EE
2 1 (4.35%) JSP
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Mainframe
2 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.04%) VSAM
4 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.70%) AS400
4 2 (8.70%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) SUSE
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Human Resource Management
1 5 (21.74%) TOGAF
2 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (8.70%) Migration
2 2 (8.70%) SDLC
3 1 (4.35%) Regression Testing
3 1 (4.35%) SOA
3 1 (4.35%) Software Architecture
3 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.35%) UML
3 1 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) COBOL
2 6 (26.09%) Java
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) JCL
5 2 (8.70%) C
5 2 (8.70%) C#
5 2 (8.70%) C++
6 1 (4.35%) Python
6 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) IBM
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (8.70%) ArcSight
3 2 (8.70%) Splunk
4 1 (4.35%) CA
4 1 (4.35%) Calypso
4 1 (4.35%) Informatica
4 1 (4.35%) Sybase
4 1 (4.35%) Unisys