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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 30 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs citing DB2 2 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.96% 2.36% 1.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.17% 8.70% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Median daily rate - £413 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £29.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-4.59% -25.31%

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
48 69 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 23.08% 27.17% 18.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 50 15
Median daily rate £375 £431 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +43.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £325 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £524 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £26.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+43.39% -18.46%

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 23 January 2017, 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 8 (80.00%) Oracle
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) Sybase
2 7 (70.00%) OO
3 6 (60.00%) Python
4 5 (50.00%) JSON
4 5 (50.00%) SOAP
4 5 (50.00%) XML
4 5 (50.00%) XML Messaging
4 5 (50.00%) Client/Server
5 4 (40.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) Unix
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) Perforce
6 3 (30.00%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (30.00%) Subversion
6 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (20.00%) REST
7 2 (20.00%) Tableau
7 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (20.00%) Data Extraction
7 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
7 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) Product Management
7 2 (20.00%) Scala
7 2 (20.00%) Visualisation

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Python Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Tableau Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) AS400 Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) JSON
1 5 (50.00%) SOAP
1 5 (50.00%) XML
1 5 (50.00%) XML Messaging
2 3 (30.00%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) J2SE
4 1 (10.00%) JMS
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Data Extraction
3 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (10.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) OO
2 2 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 2 (20.00%) ETL
2 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (20.00%) OOP
2 2 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) OOD
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Scala
5 1 (10.00%) Perl
5 1 (10.00%) RPG
5 1 (10.00%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 7 (70.00%) Sybase
3 3 (30.00%) Perforce
4 2 (20.00%) Tableau