The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2
Rank 75 95 73
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -22
Contract jobs citing DB2 12 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.08% 0.14% 0.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.80% 0.70% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 4
Median daily rate £550 £350 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £350 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £350 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £336
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +18.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £29.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -26.58%

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 Leeds region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
316 285 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 28.57% 19.75% 29.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 175 212
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £295 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the Leeds region.

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Leeds region with a requirement for DB2.

1 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (38.10%) SAP
2 8 (38.10%) ETL
2 8 (38.10%) IBM
3 7 (33.33%) Data Quality
3 7 (33.33%) IBM InfoSphere
4 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 6 (28.57%) Java
5 5 (23.81%) Unix
5 5 (23.81%) Windows
5 5 (23.81%) OLTP
5 5 (23.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (23.81%) HACMP
5 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
5 5 (23.81%) NetApp
5 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (23.81%) Change Management
5 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (23.81%) Finance
5 5 (23.81%) Replication
5 5 (23.81%) AWK
5 5 (23.81%) DB2 UDB
6 4 (19.05%) Information Governance
6 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
6 4 (19.05%) Migration
6 4 (19.05%) Mainframe
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle
7 3 (14.29%) COBOL
7 3 (14.29%) HTML

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (4.76%) CICS
1 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (23.81%) DB2 UDB
2 5 (23.81%) OLTP
3 2 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.76%) DataStage
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Appium
1 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
1 2 (9.52%) Selenium
1 2 (9.52%) SoapUI
1 2 (9.52%) Subversion
1 2 (9.52%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
2 3 (14.29%) Billing
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Consultant
1 7 (33.33%) DB2 DBA
1 7 (33.33%) DBA
2 6 (28.57%) Data Consultant
2 6 (28.57%) Data Quality Consultant
3 5 (23.81%) Administrator
3 5 (23.81%) DB2 Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) SAP Data Consultant
5 3 (14.29%) SAP Technical Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) AS400 Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Data Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
1 3 (14.29%) REST
2 2 (9.52%) SOAP
2 2 (9.52%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) Dojo
3 1 (4.76%) EJB
3 1 (4.76%) JPA
3 1 (4.76%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) HACMP
1 5 (23.81%) Replication
2 4 (19.05%) Mainframe
3 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.52%) Online Banking
5 1 (4.76%) AS400
5 1 (4.76%) Blog
5 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
5 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.76%) iSeries
5 1 (4.76%) Social Media
5 1 (4.76%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Unix
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) ETL
2 6 (28.57%) Data Modelling
2 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Change Management
3 5 (23.81%) Configuration Management
3 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (19.05%) Information Governance
4 4 (19.05%) Migration
4 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (9.52%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (9.52%) Feasibility Study
6 2 (9.52%) Functional Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Requirements Management
6 2 (9.52%) Smoke Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Software Delivery
6 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
6 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) AWK
4 3 (14.29%) COBOL
5 2 (9.52%) Visual J++
6 1 (4.76%) RPG
6 1 (4.76%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ISEB
1 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
1 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (9.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (4.76%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) IBM
1 8 (38.10%) SAP
2 5 (23.81%) NetApp
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Avaloq
4 1 (4.76%) Misys
4 1 (4.76%) SunGard