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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 25 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing DB2 1 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 0.73% 7.64% 7.43%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.00% 42.86% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 12
Median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +50.00%
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
25 28 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 18.25% 17.83% 33.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 46
Median daily rate £320 £415 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.89% -12.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £295 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £495 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.18 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +32.00%

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

DB2
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Halifax region with a requirement for DB2.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) DB2 Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) DB2 DBA
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
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