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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 91 56 72
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +16
Contract jobs citing DB2 10 46 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.61% 2.95% 1.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.56% 12.78% 8.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 26 12
Median daily rate £365 £430 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.11% +4.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £300 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £26.75 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+5.21% -32.27%
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
390 360 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.87% 23.11% 18.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 226 185
Median daily rate £365 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £275 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 3
Median hourly rate £19.00 £15.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £12.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 £37.50 £17.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

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 11 December 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 -10 7 £413 -14.06% 4
Northamptonshire -20 3 £350 +16.66%
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 (50.00%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) Mainframe
3 10 (41.67%) COBOL
4 8 (33.33%) SQL
4 8 (33.33%) IBM
5 7 (29.17%) UDDI
5 7 (29.17%) Eclipse
5 7 (29.17%) WSDL
5 7 (29.17%) XML Schema
5 7 (29.17%) J2EE
5 7 (29.17%) HTML
5 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
5 7 (29.17%) Ant
5 7 (29.17%) CSS
5 7 (29.17%) JSP
5 7 (29.17%) SOAP
5 7 (29.17%) Struts
5 7 (29.17%) Web Services
5 7 (29.17%) XML
5 7 (29.17%) XSLT
5 7 (29.17%) XHTML
5 7 (29.17%) Finance
5 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
5 7 (29.17%) Subversion
5 7 (29.17%) Spring
5 7 (29.17%) Maven
5 7 (29.17%) DB2 UDB
5 7 (29.17%) Apache Flex
5 7 (29.17%) jQuery
5 7 (29.17%) Performance Testing

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 5 (20.83%) CICS
1 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) DB2 UDB
2 5 (20.83%) Hadoop
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Ant
1 7 (29.17%) Eclipse
1 7 (29.17%) Maven
1 7 (29.17%) Subversion
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Banking
2 4 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Architect
3 5 (20.83%) Mainframe Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Commercial Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) COBOL Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) COBOL Developer
6 1 (4.17%) DataStage Developer
6 1 (4.17%) DB2 Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Apache Flex
1 7 (29.17%) CSS
1 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
1 7 (29.17%) HTML
1 7 (29.17%) J2EE
1 7 (29.17%) jQuery
1 7 (29.17%) JSP
1 7 (29.17%) SOAP
1 7 (29.17%) Spring
1 7 (29.17%) Struts
1 7 (29.17%) Struts2
1 7 (29.17%) UDDI
1 7 (29.17%) Web Services
1 7 (29.17%) WSDL
1 7 (29.17%) XHTML
1 7 (29.17%) XML
1 7 (29.17%) XML Schema
1 7 (29.17%) XSLT
2 6 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Mainframe
2 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) AS400
3 2 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Open Source
1 7 (29.17%) Performance Testing
2 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) Human Resource Management
2 5 (20.83%) TOGAF
3 4 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 4 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (4.17%) Migration
4 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) COBOL
3 8 (33.33%) SQL
4 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
5 6 (25.00%) JCL
6 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Control-M
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) IBM
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) Salesforce.com