The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2
Cheshire / Knutsford
Rank 8 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing DB2 3 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 9.09% 8.57% 9.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 60.00% 47.37% 58.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 2
Median daily rate £338 £425 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% -8.10%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £30.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+36.66% -24.05%

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 Knutsford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 15.15% 18.10% 16.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 3
Median daily rate £338 £349 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -30.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 20 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for DB2.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) RACF
1 2 (66.67%) JCL
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) CICS
2 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
2 1 (33.33%) REXX
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) COBOL
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Sybase
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) EJB
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) Servlets
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Struts

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) CICS
1 1 (33.33%) GlassFish
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Integration
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Prime Brokerage
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Dojo
1 1 (33.33%) EJB
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
1 1 (33.33%) JMS
1 1 (33.33%) JPA
1 1 (33.33%) JSF
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) JTA
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Servlets
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Struts
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) DataPower
1 1 (33.33%) Derivative
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) AOP
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) BPEL
1 1 (33.33%) Business Activity Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) SOLID
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JCL
2 1 (33.33%) Assembly Language
2 1 (33.33%) COBOL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) REXX
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) RACF
2 1 (33.33%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Kony
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Sybase
2 1 (33.33%) Yahoo!