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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2
England / East Midlands
Rank 84 80 73
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing DB2 16 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.09% 1.34% 1.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.85% 6.18% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 3
Median daily rate £433 £381 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.44% +13.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £375 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £419 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £30.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+36.66% -24.05%

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
330 340 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 22.39% 21.64% 21.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 188 179
Median daily rate £315 £368 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Median hourly rate £19.00 £14.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -37.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -

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
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 20 February 2017. 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 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 -2 8 £425 +13.33%
Nottinghamshire +11 7 £450 - 3
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 14 (51.85%) Java
2 13 (48.15%) Web Services
2 13 (48.15%) Mainframe
3 12 (44.44%) XML
3 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 12 (44.44%) SQL
3 12 (44.44%) HTML
3 12 (44.44%) J2EE
3 12 (44.44%) CSS
3 12 (44.44%) JSP
4 11 (40.74%) XSLT
4 11 (40.74%) Finance
4 11 (40.74%) jQuery
5 10 (37.04%) Performance Testing
5 10 (37.04%) DB2 UDB
5 10 (37.04%) Apache Flex
5 10 (37.04%) Hibernate
5 10 (37.04%) Subversion
5 10 (37.04%) Spring
5 10 (37.04%) Maven
5 10 (37.04%) XHTML
5 10 (37.04%) SOAP
5 10 (37.04%) Struts
5 10 (37.04%) Ant
5 10 (37.04%) UDDI
5 10 (37.04%) Eclipse
5 10 (37.04%) WSDL
5 10 (37.04%) XML Schema
5 10 (37.04%) Struts2
5 10 (37.04%) Open Source

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 4 (14.81%) CICS
2 2 (7.41%) iPlanet
2 2 (7.41%) MQSeries
2 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.41%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) JBoss
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) BIG-IP
1 2 (7.41%) Firewall
1 2 (7.41%) FTP
1 2 (7.41%) LDAP
1 2 (7.41%) NAS
1 2 (7.41%) SAN
1 2 (7.41%) SSH
2 1 (3.70%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) DB2 UDB
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.41%) Pentaho
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) DataStage
4 1 (3.70%) MS Access
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Ant
1 10 (37.04%) Eclipse
1 10 (37.04%) Maven
1 10 (37.04%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) ChangeMan
2 1 (3.70%) HP UFT
2 1 (3.70%) Lombardi
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Java Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Applications Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Java Applications Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) DB2 Specialist
5 2 (7.41%) Mainframe Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Chief Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.70%) DB2 Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) DBA
6 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Mainframe Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Payments Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) Web Services
2 12 (44.44%) CSS
2 12 (44.44%) HTML
2 12 (44.44%) J2EE
2 12 (44.44%) JSP
2 12 (44.44%) XML
3 11 (40.74%) jQuery
3 11 (40.74%) XSLT
4 10 (37.04%) Apache Flex
4 10 (37.04%) Hibernate
4 10 (37.04%) SOAP
4 10 (37.04%) Spring
4 10 (37.04%) Struts
4 10 (37.04%) Struts2
4 10 (37.04%) UDDI
4 10 (37.04%) WSDL
4 10 (37.04%) XHTML
4 10 (37.04%) XML Schema
5 2 (7.41%) .NET
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Mainframe
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Clustering
3 2 (7.41%) Grid Computing
3 2 (7.41%) HP Storage
3 2 (7.41%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.70%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (3.70%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Unix
3 2 (7.41%) AIX
3 2 (7.41%) Solaris
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Open Source
1 10 (37.04%) Performance Testing
2 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 3 (11.11%) Functional Testing
3 3 (11.11%) ITIL
3 3 (11.11%) Manual Testing
3 3 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 3 (11.11%) Smoke Testing
3 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (11.11%) Validation
4 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL V3
4 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (7.41%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (7.41%) Project Management
4 2 (7.41%) QMS
4 2 (7.41%) Six Sigma
5 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) Java
2 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 12 (44.44%) SQL
3 9 (33.33%) COBOL
4 6 (22.22%) JCL
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) C#
5 1 (3.70%) R
5 1 (3.70%) VB
5 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.70%) VB6
5 1 (3.70%) VBA
5 1 (3.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) JSP 440
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (7.41%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (7.41%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
1 2 (7.41%) OpenView
1 2 (7.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) 3PAR
2 2 (7.41%) BEA
2 2 (7.41%) BMC
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco
2 2 (7.41%) Cognos
2 2 (7.41%) EMC
2 2 (7.41%) F5
2 2 (7.41%) HP
2 2 (7.41%) IBM
2 2 (7.41%) NetApp
2 2 (7.41%) Opsware
2 2 (7.41%) Qualys
2 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
2 2 (7.41%) Sun
2 2 (7.41%) Symantec
2 2 (7.41%) Veritas
2 2 (7.41%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) Sencha
3 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow