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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank - 19 18
Contract jobs citing DB2 0 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - 5.39% 4.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 25.71% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 8
Median daily rate - £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £405 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.23% -4.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +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
30 35 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 19.23% 20.96% 20.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 23 27
Median daily rate £325 £453 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.17% -5.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £298 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £480 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%

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