The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2
England / East of England
Rank 105 93 116
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +23
Contract jobs citing DB2 16 32 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.77% 1.35% 0.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.43% 7.58% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 10
Median daily rate £330 £375 £322
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +16.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £398 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £383
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Median hourly rate £47.00 £38.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.07% -2.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £30.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+56.66% -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 of England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
361 422 527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.26% 17.84% 20.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 256 319
Median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +47.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.06 £38.50 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £63.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

DB2
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 24 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
Essex 0 13 £315 -10.00%
Bedfordshire +2 3 £388 +3.33%
DB2
England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 of England region with a requirement for DB2.

1 32 (86.49%) SQL
2 24 (64.86%) Oracle
3 17 (45.95%) Unix
3 17 (45.95%) Mainframe
4 13 (35.14%) Data Analysis
4 13 (35.14%) CRM
4 13 (35.14%) Hadoop
4 13 (35.14%) Data Analytics
4 13 (35.14%) Analytics
5 12 (32.43%) Customer Analytics
5 12 (32.43%) IBM
5 12 (32.43%) Java
5 12 (32.43%) Business Analysis
5 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (32.43%) WebSphere
6 11 (29.73%) J2EE
6 11 (29.73%) Windows
6 11 (29.73%) Linux
7 10 (27.03%) XML
7 10 (27.03%) HTML
7 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
7 10 (27.03%) Windows Vista
8 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
8 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
9 8 (21.62%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (18.92%) Automotive
10 7 (18.92%) Degree
10 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
10 7 (18.92%) Web Services

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 12 (32.43%) WebSphere
2 8 (21.62%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (8.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Apache
3 3 (8.11%) CMS
3 3 (8.11%) MQSeries
3 3 (8.11%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (5.41%) Drupal
4 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
1 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Magento
2 2 (5.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.70%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Internet
2 2 (5.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) Hadoop
2 7 (18.92%) Big Data
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.81%) DbVisualizer
5 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (8.11%) DataStage
5 3 (8.11%) Jackrabbit
5 3 (8.11%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.41%) MySQL
6 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.70%) IDMS
7 1 (2.70%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
2 6 (16.22%) Eclipse
2 6 (16.22%) JIRA
3 5 (13.51%) Ant
3 5 (13.51%) Subversion
4 4 (10.81%) Appium
4 4 (10.81%) Cucumber
4 4 (10.81%) Selenium
4 4 (10.81%) SoapUI
4 4 (10.81%) WebDriver
5 3 (8.11%) AccuRev
5 3 (8.11%) JUnit
5 3 (8.11%) Log4j
5 3 (8.11%) Mockito
5 3 (8.11%) Rational Application Developer
5 3 (8.11%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 7 (18.92%) Automotive
2 4 (10.81%) Manufacturing
2 4 (10.81%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Business Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Data Business Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Data Insight Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Insight Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Insight Data Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Java Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Automation Tester
5 4 (10.81%) Big Data Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) J2EE Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Java Automation Tester
5 4 (10.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 4 (10.81%) Selenium Tester
5 4 (10.81%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (10.81%) Tester
6 3 (8.11%) Analytics Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) J2EE
2 10 (27.03%) HTML
2 10 (27.03%) XML
3 7 (18.92%) Web Services
4 6 (16.22%) JSP
4 6 (16.22%) Servlets
5 4 (10.81%) Gherkin
6 3 (8.11%) Ajax
6 3 (8.11%) Java EE
6 3 (8.11%) JSF
6 3 (8.11%) JSON
6 3 (8.11%) JSR 168
6 3 (8.11%) JSR 286
6 3 (8.11%) JSTL
6 3 (8.11%) OSGi
6 3 (8.11%) REST
6 3 (8.11%) SOAP
6 3 (8.11%) Struts
6 3 (8.11%) XSD
6 3 (8.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (45.95%) Mainframe
2 5 (13.51%) Data Structures
2 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 17 (45.95%) Unix
2 11 (29.73%) Linux
2 11 (29.73%) Windows
3 10 (27.03%) Windows Vista
4 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (10.81%) Solaris
6 3 (8.11%) AIX
6 3 (8.11%) HPUX
7 1 (2.70%) MVS
7 1 (2.70%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Analytics
1 13 (35.14%) CRM
1 13 (35.14%) Data Analysis
1 13 (35.14%) Data Analytics
2 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (32.43%) Business Analysis
2 12 (32.43%) Customer Analytics
3 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
4 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (18.92%) Campaign Management
6 6 (16.22%) Mathematics
6 6 (16.22%) OO
6 6 (16.22%) RAD
6 6 (16.22%) Use Case
7 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.81%) Document Management
7 4 (10.81%) Migration
7 4 (10.81%) System Testing
7 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
7 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 32 (86.49%) SQL
2 12 (32.43%) Java
3 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
4 3 (8.11%) COBOL
4 3 (8.11%) Perl
5 2 (5.41%) PHP
5 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.41%) Python
5 2 (5.41%) Ruby
5 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Ansible
1 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (64.86%) Oracle
2 12 (32.43%) IBM
3 6 (16.22%) hybris
4 3 (8.11%) ATG
4 3 (8.11%) Blue Martini
4 3 (8.11%) Elastic Path
4 3 (8.11%) Interwoven
4 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
4 3 (8.11%) Teradata
5 2 (5.41%) Cognos
5 2 (5.41%) SAP
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com