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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 91 96 62
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -34
Contract jobs citing DB2 11 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.80% 0.98% 1.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.98% 3.40% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 9
Median daily rate £475 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £26.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year
+69.81% -47.00%
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 Leeds region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
369 471 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 26.80% 28.77% 22.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 315 142
Median daily rate £375 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £37.04 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.55% -25.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £33.55 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+7.51% +41.26%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 September 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 Leeds region with a requirement for DB2.

1 14 (63.64%) SQL
1 14 (63.64%) Oracle
2 13 (59.09%) Linux
3 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (31.82%) Banking
4 7 (31.82%) Java
5 6 (27.27%) Finance
5 6 (27.27%) DevOps
6 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
6 5 (22.73%) collectd
6 5 (22.73%) Server Monitoring
6 5 (22.73%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
6 5 (22.73%) COBOL
6 5 (22.73%) Perl
6 5 (22.73%) Sybase
6 5 (22.73%) Informix
6 5 (22.73%) Unix
6 5 (22.73%) RDBMS
6 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
7 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
7 4 (18.18%) Hadoop
7 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (18.18%) Mainframe
7 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
7 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
8 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
8 3 (13.64%) REST

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 3 (13.64%) CICS
2 1 (4.55%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (4.55%) SAS
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (22.73%) Informix
1 5 (22.73%) RDBMS
1 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
2 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (18.18%) Hadoop
3 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.55%) Base SAS
4 1 (4.55%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (4.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Appium
2 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 2 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (9.09%) Selenium
2 2 (9.09%) SoapUI
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
2 2 (9.09%) Zephyr
General
1 7 (31.82%) Banking
2 6 (27.27%) Finance
3 3 (13.64%) Games
3 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 3 (13.64%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) DBA
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (9.09%) DB2 DBA
4 2 (9.09%) Designer
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Senior DBA
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) HTML
1 3 (13.64%) REST
2 2 (9.09%) ELK Stack
2 2 (9.09%) Node.js
2 2 (9.09%) SOAP
2 2 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) Dojo
3 1 (4.55%) EJB
3 1 (4.55%) JPA
3 1 (4.55%) JSP
3 1 (4.55%) Middleware
3 1 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Mainframe
2 2 (9.09%) Online Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) AS400
3 1 (4.55%) Blog
3 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.55%) iSeries
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) Social Media
3 1 (4.55%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Unix
3 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (13.64%) Windows
5 1 (4.55%) AIX
5 1 (4.55%) OS/400
5 1 (4.55%) Solaris
5 1 (4.55%) SUSE
5 1 (4.55%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) DevOps
3 5 (22.73%) Server Monitoring
4 4 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
5 3 (13.64%) ETL
5 3 (13.64%) Feasibility Study
5 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (9.09%) Functional Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Migration
6 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Requirements Management
6 2 (9.09%) SDLC
6 2 (9.09%) Software Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (31.82%) Java
3 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
3 5 (22.73%) COBOL
3 5 (22.73%) Perl
4 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
5 2 (9.09%) Ruby
5 2 (9.09%) Visual J++
6 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.55%) PHP
6 1 (4.55%) RPG
6 1 (4.55%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) ISEB
1 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
1 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.55%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) collectd
2 3 (13.64%) Data Guard
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (9.09%) Graphite
3 2 (9.09%) Icinga
3 2 (9.09%) Nagios
3 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (9.09%) Opsview
3 2 (9.09%) Puppet
4 1 (4.55%) CA Endevor
4 1 (4.55%) Control-M
4 1 (4.55%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
2 5 (22.73%) Sybase
3 2 (9.09%) Splunk
4 1 (4.55%) Avaloq
4 1 (4.55%) BMC
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Intel
4 1 (4.55%) Misys
4 1 (4.55%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) SunGard
4 1 (4.55%) Teradata
4 1 (4.55%) VMware