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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 91 88 77
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Contract jobs citing DB2 14 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.92% 0.72% 0.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.15% 2.33% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 10
Median daily rate £363 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £410 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £403 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.83% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -
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
337 429 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.19% 31.06% 25.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 305 210
Median daily rate £388 £361 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.48% +12.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 7
Median hourly rate £16.09 £18.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.61% -37.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £26.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+32.69% -17.46%

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
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 31 May 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 31 May 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 15 (78.95%) Linux
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 11 (57.89%) Oracle
3 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (47.37%) Unix
5 7 (36.84%) Java
6 6 (31.58%) IBM
6 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
6 6 (31.58%) Hadoop
7 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
7 5 (26.32%) Data Guard
7 5 (26.32%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
7 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
7 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (26.32%) Server Monitoring
7 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
7 5 (26.32%) collectd
7 5 (26.32%) DevOps
7 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
7 5 (26.32%) Games
7 5 (26.32%) Oracle RMAN
7 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
7 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
7 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (26.32%) ETL
7 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
7 5 (26.32%) Perl
7 5 (26.32%) Sybase
7 5 (26.32%) Windows

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 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
2 4 (21.05%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (10.53%) Apache
3 2 (10.53%) Node.js
4 1 (5.26%) CICS
4 1 (5.26%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (5.26%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Hadoop
2 5 (26.32%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (26.32%) Informix
2 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
2 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
2 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) Base SAS
3 1 (5.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (5.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (26.32%) Games
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Law
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) DBA
2 4 (21.05%) Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Java Programmer
2 4 (21.05%) Programmer
3 3 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
4 2 (10.53%) Web Applications Support
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) SAS Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) XML
2 3 (15.79%) Middleware
3 2 (10.53%) ELK Stack
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Digital Media
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Linux
2 9 (47.37%) Unix
3 5 (26.32%) Windows
4 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) AIX
5 1 (5.26%) Solaris
5 1 (5.26%) SUSE
5 1 (5.26%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) DevOps
2 5 (26.32%) ETL
2 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (26.32%) Server Monitoring
2 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
3 4 (21.05%) UML
4 3 (15.79%) CRM
4 3 (15.79%) ERP
4 3 (15.79%) Web Development
5 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.53%) SDLC
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) Bash Shell
3 5 (26.32%) Perl
3 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) PHP
5 2 (10.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) SAS Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) collectd
1 5 (26.32%) Data Guard
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (10.53%) Graphite
2 2 (10.53%) Icinga
2 2 (10.53%) Nagios
2 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (10.53%) Opsview
2 2 (10.53%) Puppet
3 1 (5.26%) Control-M
3 1 (5.26%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) IBM
3 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
3 5 (26.32%) Sybase
4 2 (10.53%) Splunk
5 1 (5.26%) BMC
5 1 (5.26%) Intel
5 1 (5.26%) Teradata
5 1 (5.26%) VMware