The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 44 51 52
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing DB2 12 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.15% 0.97% 1.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.89% 5.13% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 8
Median daily rate £475 £338 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% -16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £248 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £428 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
152 117 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 27.19% 18.96% 27.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 57 134
Median daily rate £375 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £400 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Median hourly rate £16.61 - £22.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.89 - £17.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 - £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

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

1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (94.44%) SQL
3 16 (88.89%) Unix
4 15 (83.33%) Spring
4 15 (83.33%) Relational Database
5 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (61.11%) OO
7 9 (50.00%) XML
7 9 (50.00%) Shell Script
7 9 (50.00%) Banking
8 8 (44.44%) JSON
8 8 (44.44%) Sybase
8 8 (44.44%) JUnit
8 8 (44.44%) SOAP
9 7 (38.89%) Ant
9 7 (38.89%) Linux
9 7 (38.89%) OOA/OOD
9 7 (38.89%) Perforce
9 7 (38.89%) Scrum
9 7 (38.89%) Maven
9 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
9 7 (38.89%) Hudson
9 7 (38.89%) Gradle
9 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
10 6 (33.33%) RDBMS
10 6 (33.33%) Finance
11 5 (27.78%) TDD
11 5 (27.78%) J2SE
11 5 (27.78%) JMS
11 5 (27.78%) Protocol Buffers

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) Relational Database
2 6 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) KDB
3 1 (5.56%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) JUnit
2 7 (38.89%) Ant
2 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 7 (38.89%) Gradle
2 7 (38.89%) Hudson
2 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
2 7 (38.89%) Maven
3 3 (16.67%) Concordion
3 3 (16.67%) JBehave
4 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 2 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 9 (50.00%) Banking
2 6 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Front Office
3 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 14 (77.78%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Scala Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Core Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Java Programmer
4 1 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Programmer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) Spring
2 9 (50.00%) XML
3 8 (44.44%) JSON
3 8 (44.44%) SOAP
4 5 (27.78%) J2SE
4 5 (27.78%) JMS
4 5 (27.78%) Protocol Buffers
5 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
6 1 (5.56%) HTML
6 1 (5.56%) HTML5
6 1 (5.56%) J2EE
6 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Derivative
2 2 (11.11%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Unix
2 7 (38.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) OO
3 7 (38.89%) OOA/OOD
3 7 (38.89%) Scrum
4 5 (27.78%) TDD
5 4 (22.22%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (22.22%) Microservices
5 4 (22.22%) OOD
5 4 (22.22%) Refactoring
5 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (16.67%) Automated Testing
6 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (11.11%) DevOps
7 2 (11.11%) SDLC
7 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.56%) Collateral Management
8 1 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment
8 1 (5.56%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (94.44%) SQL
3 9 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (16.67%) Perl
5 2 (11.11%) Scala
6 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.56%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) Dodd-Frank
1 3 (16.67%) MiFID
2 2 (11.11%) EMIR
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Sybase
2 7 (38.89%) Perforce
3 1 (5.56%) Twitter