The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2
Rank 43 45 48
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing DB2 13 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.28% 1.75% 2.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.11% 6.61% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 4
Median daily rate £315 £350 £284
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +23.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £350 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £385 £323
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Median hourly rate £47.00 - £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £17.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+168.57% -55.69%

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 Essex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
117 121 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 29.55% 26.48% 28.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 74 60
Median daily rate £450 £350 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 17
Median hourly rate £37.50 £62.50 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +94.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.80 £56.00 £21.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £63.00 £39.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing DB2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Essex

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

DB2
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 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
Basildon - 6 £258 -
DB2
East of England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 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 Essex region with a requirement for DB2.

1 17 (80.95%) Oracle
1 17 (80.95%) Mainframe
2 16 (76.19%) SQL
3 13 (61.90%) CRM
3 13 (61.90%) Data Analysis
3 13 (61.90%) Hadoop
3 13 (61.90%) Data Analytics
3 13 (61.90%) Analytics
4 12 (57.14%) Customer Analytics
4 12 (57.14%) Business Analysis
5 11 (52.38%) Windows
6 10 (47.62%) Windows Vista
7 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (33.33%) Degree
8 7 (33.33%) Automotive
8 7 (33.33%) Campaign Management
8 7 (33.33%) Big Data
9 6 (28.57%) Mathematics
9 6 (28.57%) Use Case
9 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
10 5 (23.81%) Data Structures
11 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
11 4 (19.05%) Linux
11 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
11 4 (19.05%) Unix
12 3 (14.29%) COBOL
12 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (14.29%) DataStage
12 3 (14.29%) Teradata

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP GRC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) Hadoop
2 7 (33.33%) Big Data
3 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
4 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (14.29%) DataStage
5 1 (4.76%) IDMS
5 1 (4.76%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) AccuRev
General
1 7 (33.33%) Automotive
2 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Data Business Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Data Insight Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Insight Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Insight Data Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) Consultant
5 4 (19.05%) Big Data Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (14.29%) Analytics Consultant
6 3 (14.29%) CRM Consultant
6 3 (14.29%) CRM Technical Consultant
6 3 (14.29%) Data Analyst
6 3 (14.29%) Data Consultant
6 3 (14.29%) Insight Consultant
7 2 (9.52%) CRM Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) CRM Business Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Insight Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) J2EE
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 17 (80.95%) Mainframe
2 5 (23.81%) Data Structures
2 5 (23.81%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Vista
3 4 (19.05%) Linux
3 4 (19.05%) Unix
4 1 (4.76%) AIX
4 1 (4.76%) MVS
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Solaris
4 1 (4.76%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Analytics
1 13 (61.90%) CRM
1 13 (61.90%) Data Analysis
1 13 (61.90%) Data Analytics
2 12 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 12 (57.14%) Customer Analytics
3 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (33.33%) Campaign Management
5 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (28.57%) Mathematics
5 6 (28.57%) Use Case
6 3 (14.29%) Database Tuning
6 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (14.29%) SDLC
7 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.76%) Defect Tracking
8 1 (4.76%) Fault Analysis
8 1 (4.76%) Release Management
8 1 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Teradata
3 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com