The table below looks at the statistics for IMS/DB skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IMS/DB over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM IMS/DB
UK / England
Rank - - 567
Contract jobs citing IMS/DB 0 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - - 0.020%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 9
Median daily rate - - £285
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £285
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
9211 10458 9929
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.18% 22.83% 21.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6213 7107 6546
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 202 153
Median hourly rate £38.00 £26.93 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.13% -10.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £56.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

IMS/DB
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing IMS/DB as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

IMS/DB Jobs Demand Trend in England

IMS/DB
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IMS/DB across the England region.

IMS/DB Daily Rate Trend in England

IMS/DB
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IMS/DB across the England region.

IMS/DB Hourly Rate Trend in England

IMS/DB
Top 24 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IMS/DB 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 England region with a requirement for IMS/DB.

1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) JCL
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Perforce
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Teradata
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) CA Endevor
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (50.00%) Informatica
2 1 (50.00%) REXX
2 1 (50.00%) DataStage
2 1 (50.00%) Control-M
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script

IMS/DB
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) DataStage
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) JCL
2 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) REXX
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) CA Endevor
1 1 (50.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Perforce
1 1 (50.00%) Teradata