The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank - 23 20
Contract jobs citing DB2 0 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - 2.89% 1.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 13.51% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
DB2
West Yorkshire

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 Halifax region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
19 37 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 14.39% 21.39% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 15
Median daily rate £400 £435 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.04% +24.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £285 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+28.84% -17.46%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Halifax