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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 30 61 50
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -11
Contract jobs citing DB2 28 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 5.80% 0.16% 1.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.59% 0.61% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 3
Median daily rate £300 £370 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +55.78%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 6
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £29.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.40 - £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +50.00%
DB2
East of 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 Essex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
136 163 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 28.16% 25.55% 23.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 90 76
Median daily rate £300 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 7 17
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.60 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +30.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £20.15 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £40.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

DB2 Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 June 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
Basildon - 9 £300 -
Brentwood +3 3 - -
DB2
East of England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Essex region with a requirement for DB2.

1 20 (60.61%) SQL
2 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 17 (51.52%) J2EE
4 17 (51.52%) zOS
5 15 (45.45%) WebSphere
6 9 (27.27%) Java EE
6 9 (27.27%) Java
7 8 (24.24%) Automotive
8 7 (21.21%) Manufacturing
8 7 (21.21%) Mainframe
8 7 (21.21%) Business Analysis
9 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 5 (15.15%) ISEB
10 5 (15.15%) HP UFT
10 5 (15.15%) RACF
10 5 (15.15%) XML
10 5 (15.15%) ETL
10 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (15.15%) HTML
10 5 (15.15%) Unix
10 5 (15.15%) Finance
10 5 (15.15%) Software Testing
10 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (15.15%) Wealth Management
10 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
10 5 (15.15%) RESTful
10 5 (15.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (15.15%) Time Sharing Option
11 4 (12.12%) Web Testing

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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (45.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (9.09%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) HP UFT
General
1 8 (24.24%) Automotive
2 7 (21.21%) Manufacturing
3 5 (15.15%) Finance
4 3 (9.09%) Marketing
5 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) J2EE Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Java Developer
3 7 (21.21%) WebSphere Developer
4 6 (18.18%) DBA
5 5 (15.15%) DB2 DBA
6 4 (12.12%) Automation Tester
6 4 (12.12%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Tester
7 3 (9.09%) Administrator
7 3 (9.09%) Business Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Database Developer
8 2 (6.06%) DB2 Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Process Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Senior DBA
8 2 (6.06%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (51.52%) J2EE
2 9 (27.27%) Java EE
3 5 (15.15%) HTML
3 5 (15.15%) RESTful
3 5 (15.15%) XML
4 4 (12.12%) Web Services
5 2 (6.06%) CSS
5 2 (6.06%) JPA
5 2 (6.06%) JSF
5 2 (6.06%) PrimeFaces
6 1 (3.03%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Mainframe
2 3 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (51.52%) zOS
2 5 (15.15%) Unix
3 2 (6.06%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.21%) Business Analysis
3 5 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (15.15%) ETL
3 5 (15.15%) Software Testing
3 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
3 5 (15.15%) Wealth Management
4 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
4 4 (12.12%) Scrum
4 4 (12.12%) Web Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Analytics
5 3 (9.09%) CRM
5 3 (9.09%) Data Analytics
5 3 (9.09%) Logistics
5 3 (9.09%) Project Management
6 2 (6.06%) Campaign Management
6 2 (6.06%) Customer Analytics
6 2 (6.06%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (6.06%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) Java
3 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.06%) Python
3 2 (6.06%) SQR
4 1 (3.03%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) ISEB
1 5 (15.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) RACF
1 5 (15.15%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) HP
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) Infor
4 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.03%) SAP