The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM DB2
Rank 26 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing DB2 5 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.24% 1.60% 1.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.64% 8.00% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £370 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-2.18% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £20.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+97.50% -23.80%
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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
47 25 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 21.08% 20.00% 35.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 14 25
Average daily rate £400 £308 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.08% -12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £175.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1358.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (40.00%) FMCG
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Basis
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) PMI
2 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (20.00%) ERwin
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase
2 1 (20.00%) OLAP
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Perforce
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase ASE
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) OLAP
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) Sybase ASE
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) ERwin
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) DBA
2 4 (80.00%) DB2 DBA
3 2 (40.00%) Administrator
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis Administrator
4 1 (20.00%) Senior DBA
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Administrator
4 1 (20.00%) Senior SAP Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) FMCG
2 1 (20.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Perforce
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase