The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 96 71 62
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -9
Contract jobs citing DB2 2 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.14% 0.98% 1.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.61% 3.58% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 10
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £39.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-24.05% +64.58%
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
328 307 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.22% 27.48% 26.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 216 166
Average daily rate £375 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £535 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +16.07%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing DB2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DB2.

1 13 (72.22%) IBM
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (38.89%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) XML
3 7 (38.89%) Eclipse
3 7 (38.89%) WebSphere
4 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) Finance
4 6 (33.33%) UML
5 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (5.56%) Data Guard
6 1 (5.56%) Retail
6 1 (5.56%) VSAM
6 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.56%) Lumira
6 1 (5.56%) Adabas
6 1 (5.56%) ETL
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Unix
6 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.56%) C
6 1 (5.56%) COBOL
6 1 (5.56%) SAP
6 1 (5.56%) MySQL
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing DB2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DB2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (38.89%) WebSphere
1 7 (38.89%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.56%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) Adabas
2 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.56%) Lumira
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Java Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Applications Support
3 6 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
3 6 (33.33%) Java Programmer
3 6 (33.33%) Programmer
3 6 (33.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) DB2 Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Objects Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Business Objects Developer
5 1 (5.56%) DBA Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Java WebSphere Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Mainframe Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Senior DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.56%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) EntireX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.56%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (5.56%) ETL
2 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) C
3 1 (5.56%) COBOL
3 1 (5.56%) JCL
3 1 (5.56%) NATURAL
3 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.56%) REXX
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Data Guard
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) IBM
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
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