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 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 19 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing DB2 8 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.08% 3.60% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.38% 14.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 0
Median daily rate £413 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £26.75 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+5.21% -32.27%
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
52 70 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 26.53% 25.18% 16.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 35 21
Median daily rate £375 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £325 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £542 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+52.00% -25.37%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 9 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for DB2.

1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (70.00%) Sybase
1 7 (70.00%) OO
2 6 (60.00%) Python
3 5 (50.00%) JSON
3 5 (50.00%) SOAP
3 5 (50.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) XML Messaging
3 5 (50.00%) Client/Server
4 4 (40.00%) Unix
4 4 (40.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) Perforce
5 3 (30.00%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (30.00%) Banking
5 3 (30.00%) Subversion
6 2 (20.00%) OOP
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) Scala
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) COBOL
7 1 (10.00%) Perl
7 1 (10.00%) RPG
7 1 (10.00%) JUnit
7 1 (10.00%) Linux
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL
7 1 (10.00%) J2SE
7 1 (10.00%) 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 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 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Python Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) AS400 Developer
4 1 (10.00%) COBOL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Tableau Consultant
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 1 (10.00%) J2SE
3 1 (10.00%) JMS
3 1 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) AS400
3 1 (10.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
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%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (10.00%) OOD
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Product Management
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 2 (20.00%) Scala
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) COBOL
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) RPG
4 1 (10.00%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
1 7 (70.00%) Sybase
2 3 (30.00%) Perforce
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Tableau