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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 25 52 58
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +6
Contract jobs citing DB2 29 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 6.92% 0.76% 1.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 23.39% 2.92% 5.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 2 2
Median daily rate £250 £210 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -50.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £210 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £210 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £26.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.81% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £26.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+69.81% -47.00%
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
124 137 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 29.59% 26.10% 27.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 64 90
Median daily rate £324 £369 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.27% -13.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £573 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 4
Median hourly rate £45.50 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.32 £33.55 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.25% +34.20%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 October 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 1 October 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 - 3 - -
DB2
East of England

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 36 (63.16%) SQL
2 35 (61.40%) Mainframe
3 28 (49.12%) Business Analysis
4 26 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (42.11%) Hadoop
5 24 (42.11%) Data Analytics
5 24 (42.11%) Analytics
5 24 (42.11%) CRM
5 24 (42.11%) Oracle
6 23 (40.35%) Data Analysis
7 20 (35.09%) Customer Analytics
8 19 (33.33%) J2EE
9 18 (31.58%) Campaign Management
10 17 (29.82%) zOS
11 16 (28.07%) Windows
11 16 (28.07%) Windows Vista
12 15 (26.32%) WebSphere
12 15 (26.32%) Degree
12 15 (26.32%) Automotive
13 14 (24.56%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
14 13 (22.81%) Big Data
15 12 (21.05%) Mathematics
16 10 (17.54%) Use Case
16 10 (17.54%) Project Management
17 9 (15.79%) Java
17 9 (15.79%) Java EE
18 8 (14.04%) Data Structures
19 7 (12.28%) Manufacturing
19 7 (12.28%) Management Information System

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 (26.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS Office
2 3 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.11%) Hadoop
2 13 (22.81%) Big Data
2 13 (22.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.51%) DataStage
General
1 15 (26.32%) Automotive
2 7 (12.28%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.26%) Finance
3 3 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (38.60%) Analyst
2 15 (26.32%) Developer
3 14 (24.56%) Business Analyst
4 9 (15.79%) J2EE Developer
5 8 (14.04%) Consultant
5 8 (14.04%) Technical Consultant
6 7 (12.28%) Java Developer
6 7 (12.28%) WebSphere Developer
7 6 (10.53%) CRM Consultant
7 6 (10.53%) CRM Technical Consultant
7 6 (10.53%) Data Consultant
7 6 (10.53%) DBA
8 5 (8.77%) Analytics Consultant
8 5 (8.77%) DB2 DBA
8 5 (8.77%) Insight Consultant
9 4 (7.02%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Project Manager
10 3 (5.26%) Technical Manager
10 3 (5.26%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.33%) J2EE
2 9 (15.79%) Java EE
3 4 (7.02%) Web Services
4 2 (3.51%) CSS
4 2 (3.51%) JPA
4 2 (3.51%) JSF
4 2 (3.51%) PrimeFaces
5 1 (1.75%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 35 (61.40%) Mainframe
2 12 (21.05%) Mathematics
3 8 (14.04%) Data Structures
4 7 (12.28%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.26%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.82%) zOS
2 16 (28.07%) Windows
2 16 (28.07%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (49.12%) Business Analysis
2 26 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (42.11%) Analytics
3 24 (42.11%) CRM
3 24 (42.11%) Data Analytics
4 23 (40.35%) Data Analysis
5 20 (35.09%) Customer Analytics
6 18 (31.58%) Campaign Management
7 14 (24.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (17.54%) Project Management
8 10 (17.54%) Use Case
9 6 (10.53%) SDLC
9 6 (10.53%) Waterfall
10 3 (5.26%) ITIL
10 3 (5.26%) ITSM
10 3 (5.26%) Logistics
10 3 (5.26%) Release Management
10 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 2 (3.51%) B2C
11 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 36 (63.16%) SQL
2 9 (15.79%) Java
3 7 (12.28%) COBOL
4 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.51%) Python
4 2 (3.51%) SQR
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) RACF
1 5 (8.77%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 24 (42.11%) Oracle
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.77%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (8.77%) SAP
3 1 (1.75%) Hyperion
3 1 (1.75%) IBM
3 1 (1.75%) Infor
3 1 (1.75%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.75%) PeopleSoft