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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2
England / East Midlands
Rank 76 66 70
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs citing DB2 17 30 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.16% 1.99% 1.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.17% 8.60% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 3
Median daily rate £401 £425 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.58% +26.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £375 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £450 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £29.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-4.59% -25.31%

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
329 349 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 22.49% 23.13% 19.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 194 155
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £275 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 4
Median hourly rate £19.00 £15.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% -6.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 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 -11 10 £400 +6.66%
Nottinghamshire +3 7 £450 +5.88% 3
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 18 (60.00%) Mainframe
2 13 (43.33%) COBOL
3 12 (40.00%) Java
3 12 (40.00%) J2EE
3 12 (40.00%) Web Services
3 12 (40.00%) JSP
4 11 (36.67%) SQL
5 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 10 (33.33%) HTML
5 10 (33.33%) XML
5 10 (33.33%) XSLT
5 10 (33.33%) Ant
5 10 (33.33%) SOAP
5 10 (33.33%) Struts
5 10 (33.33%) CSS
5 10 (33.33%) XHTML
5 10 (33.33%) UDDI
5 10 (33.33%) Eclipse
5 10 (33.33%) WSDL
5 10 (33.33%) XML Schema
5 10 (33.33%) Finance
5 10 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 10 (33.33%) Spring
5 10 (33.33%) Maven
5 10 (33.33%) Subversion
5 10 (33.33%) DB2 UDB
5 10 (33.33%) Apache Flex
5 10 (33.33%) jQuery
5 10 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 10 (33.33%) Struts2

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 (16.67%) CICS
2 2 (6.67%) iPlanet
2 2 (6.67%) MQSeries
2 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.67%) WebLogic Portal
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) BIG-IP
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
1 2 (6.67%) FTP
1 2 (6.67%) LDAP
1 2 (6.67%) NAS
1 2 (6.67%) SAN
1 2 (6.67%) SSH
2 1 (3.33%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) DB2 UDB
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Ant
1 10 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 10 (33.33%) Maven
1 10 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (3.33%) Selenium
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Java Applications Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Mainframe Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Banking Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) DB2 Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Chief Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Chief Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.33%) COBOL Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) COBOL Developer
6 1 (3.33%) DB2 Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) J2EE
1 12 (40.00%) JSP
1 12 (40.00%) Web Services
2 10 (33.33%) Apache Flex
2 10 (33.33%) CSS
2 10 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 10 (33.33%) HTML
2 10 (33.33%) jQuery
2 10 (33.33%) SOAP
2 10 (33.33%) Spring
2 10 (33.33%) Struts
2 10 (33.33%) Struts2
2 10 (33.33%) UDDI
2 10 (33.33%) WSDL
2 10 (33.33%) XHTML
2 10 (33.33%) XML
2 10 (33.33%) XML Schema
2 10 (33.33%) XSLT
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (60.00%) Mainframe
2 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) AS400
3 2 (6.67%) Clustering
3 2 (6.67%) Grid Computing
3 2 (6.67%) HP Storage
3 2 (6.67%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (6.67%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
1 3 (10.00%) Unix
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) AIX
2 2 (6.67%) Solaris
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Open Source
1 10 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.33%) Regression Testing
3 4 (13.33%) Validation
4 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (10.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (10.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (10.00%) Smoke Testing
4 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
5 2 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) QMS
5 2 (6.67%) Six Sigma
6 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) COBOL
2 12 (40.00%) Java
3 11 (36.67%) SQL
4 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 8 (26.67%) JCL
6 1 (3.33%) C
6 1 (3.33%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) JSP 440
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (6.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (6.67%) OpenView
1 2 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (3.33%) Control-M
2 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) 3PAR
2 2 (6.67%) BEA
2 2 (6.67%) BMC
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco
2 2 (6.67%) Cognos
2 2 (6.67%) EMC
2 2 (6.67%) F5
2 2 (6.67%) HP
2 2 (6.67%) IBM
2 2 (6.67%) NetApp
2 2 (6.67%) Opsware
2 2 (6.67%) Qualys
2 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.67%) Sun
2 2 (6.67%) Symantec
2 2 (6.67%) Veritas
2 2 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) Teradata