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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 79 93 81
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Contract jobs citing DB2 12 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.03% 0.64% 0.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.96% 2.78% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 3
Median daily rate £550 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £373 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £423
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £26.75 £107.25
% change year-on-year
+5.21% -75.05%
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
303 360 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 25.99% 22.93% 26.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 238 182
Median daily rate £403 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £290 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £560 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.44 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+49.37% -22.90%

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 6 December 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 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) IBM
2 8 (40.00%) SAP
3 7 (35.00%) Data Modelling
3 7 (35.00%) Finance
3 7 (35.00%) Data Quality
3 7 (35.00%) IBM InfoSphere
4 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (30.00%) Java
5 5 (25.00%) COBOL
5 5 (25.00%) ETL
5 5 (25.00%) Oracle
5 5 (25.00%) Banking
6 4 (20.00%) Mainframe
6 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 4 (20.00%) Information Governance
7 3 (15.00%) REST
7 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (15.00%) Retail Banking
7 3 (15.00%) HTML
7 3 (15.00%) Retail
7 3 (15.00%) Billing
7 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
8 2 (10.00%) Migration
8 2 (10.00%) Change Management
8 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (10.00%) OLTP

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 2 (10.00%) CICS
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Temenos T24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (10.00%) DB2 UDB
2 2 (10.00%) OLTP
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) DataStage
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Appium
1 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.00%) JIRA
1 2 (10.00%) Selenium
1 2 (10.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (10.00%) Subversion
1 2 (10.00%) Zephyr
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Billing
3 3 (15.00%) Retail
3 3 (15.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) Data Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) Data Quality Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) DB2 DBA
4 4 (20.00%) DBA
4 4 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) SAP Data Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) SAP Technical Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Administrator
6 2 (10.00%) DB2 Administrator
6 2 (10.00%) Designer
6 2 (10.00%) Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Senior DB2 DBA
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
1 3 (15.00%) REST
2 2 (10.00%) SOAP
2 2 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) Dojo
3 1 (5.00%) EJB
3 1 (5.00%) JPA
3 1 (5.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) HACMP
3 2 (10.00%) Online Banking
3 2 (10.00%) Replication
4 1 (5.00%) AS400
4 1 (5.00%) Blog
4 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) iSeries
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.00%) Social Media
4 1 (5.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Unix
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) ETL
4 4 (20.00%) Information Governance
4 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (15.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (10.00%) BPMN
6 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Requirements Management
6 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (10.00%) System Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Test Management
6 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (10.00%) Usability Testing
6 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) Java
3 5 (25.00%) COBOL
4 2 (10.00%) AWK
4 2 (10.00%) Visual J++
5 1 (5.00%) RPG
5 1 (5.00%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) ISEB
1 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (5.00%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) IBM
1 8 (40.00%) SAP
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (5.00%) Avaloq
4 1 (5.00%) Misys
4 1 (5.00%) SunGard