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 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
Rank 53 46 49
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing DB2 4 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.97% 2.06% 0.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.77% 8.09% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 0
Median daily rate £258 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.42% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.53%
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 Essex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
106 136 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 25.60% 25.47% 21.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 90 42
Median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 9
Median hourly rate £35.50 £56.00 £35.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.60% +59.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £38.50 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.38 £63.00 £40.00
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 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 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
Basildon -11 3 £258 -
DB2
East of England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

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 Essex region with a requirement for DB2.

1 26 (83.87%) Mainframe
2 23 (74.19%) Oracle
3 22 (70.97%) SQL
4 19 (61.29%) CRM
4 19 (61.29%) Business Analysis
4 19 (61.29%) Hadoop
4 19 (61.29%) Data Analytics
4 19 (61.29%) Analytics
5 17 (54.84%) Customer Analytics
5 17 (54.84%) Data Analysis
6 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (48.39%) Campaign Management
7 14 (45.16%) Windows
8 13 (41.94%) Degree
8 13 (41.94%) Windows Vista
8 13 (41.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (41.94%) Big Data
9 10 (32.26%) Mathematics
10 7 (22.58%) COBOL
10 7 (22.58%) Use Case
10 7 (22.58%) Automotive
10 7 (22.58%) SDLC
11 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
11 6 (19.35%) Project Management
12 5 (16.13%) DataStage
12 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
13 4 (12.90%) Data Structures
13 4 (12.90%) Finance
13 4 (12.90%) Unix
13 4 (12.90%) Linux

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 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.23%) SAP GRC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (61.29%) Hadoop
2 13 (41.94%) Big Data
3 5 (16.13%) DataStage
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
5 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.23%) IDMS
6 1 (3.23%) MaxDB
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) AccuRev
General
1 7 (22.58%) Automotive
2 4 (12.90%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Analyst
2 11 (35.48%) Business Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Consultant
4 7 (22.58%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (16.13%) CRM Consultant
5 5 (16.13%) CRM Technical Consultant
5 5 (16.13%) Data Consultant
6 4 (12.90%) Analytics Consultant
6 4 (12.90%) Data Analyst
6 4 (12.90%) Insight Consultant
7 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
8 2 (6.45%) Data Business Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Technical Manager
8 2 (6.45%) Technical Project Manager
9 1 (3.23%) Big Data Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) Big Data Consultant
9 1 (3.23%) Data Insight Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) Insight Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) J2EE
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 26 (83.87%) Mainframe
2 10 (32.26%) Mathematics
3 5 (16.13%) Management Information System
4 4 (12.90%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Windows Vista
3 4 (12.90%) Linux
3 4 (12.90%) Unix
4 1 (3.23%) AIX
4 1 (3.23%) MVS
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Solaris
4 1 (3.23%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Analytics
1 19 (61.29%) Business Analysis
1 19 (61.29%) CRM
1 19 (61.29%) Data Analytics
2 17 (54.84%) Customer Analytics
2 17 (54.84%) Data Analysis
3 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (48.39%) Campaign Management
4 13 (41.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (22.58%) SDLC
5 7 (22.58%) Use Case
6 6 (19.35%) Project Management
6 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
7 3 (9.68%) Database Tuning
7 3 (9.68%) Functional Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.23%) ITSM
9 1 (3.23%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) SQL
2 7 (22.58%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) SAP
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (9.68%) Teradata
4 1 (3.23%) Hyperion
4 1 (3.23%) JD Edwards
4 1 (3.23%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat