The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank - 22 22
Contract jobs citing DB2 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - 1.95% 2.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 9.38% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £419 £400
% change year-on-year
-10.50% +4.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.75 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
-13.12% -
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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
14 32 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 14.74% 20.78% 14.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 17
Average daily rate £425 £438 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £32.10 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -8.28%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within 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