The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 37 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +5
Contract jobs citing DB2 2 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.78% 6.13% 1.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.33% 26.23% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 2
Median daily rate - £350 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.49%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +50.00%
DB2
Merseyside

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 Liverpool region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
86 61 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 33.59% 23.37% 30.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 30 21
Median daily rate £325 £325 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £88 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 £18.46 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.24% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.27 £26.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -13.33%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for DB2.

1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) COBOL
2 3 (37.50%) IBM
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) CICS
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
3 2 (25.00%) OLTP
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) REXX
3 2 (25.00%) zOS
3 2 (25.00%) SAP BW
3 2 (25.00%) NetWeaver
3 2 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (25.00%) OMEGAMON
3 2 (25.00%) C
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (12.50%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (12.50%) JCL
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (25.00%) CICS
1 2 (25.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) OLTP
1 2 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) COBOL Developer
1 2 (25.00%) DB2 DBA
1 2 (25.00%) DBA
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) DB2 Developer
2 1 (12.50%) OBIEE Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Programmer
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Basis Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 1 (12.50%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (12.50%) Information Management
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) COBOL
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) REXX
3 1 (12.50%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) IBM
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Informatica