The table below looks at the statistics for DB2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DB2 over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 93 92 75
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Contract jobs citing DB2 13 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.70% 0.18% 0.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.03% 0.78% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
Median daily rate £393 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
North West

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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
429 385 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 23.04% 23.74% 20.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 275 162
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £352 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.53% +0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 8
Median hourly rate £27.50 £19.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.73% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.10 £18.30 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £19.55 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £28.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% +12.50%

DB2
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

DB2 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

DB2
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

DB2 Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

DB2
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DB2 across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

DB2 Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

DB2
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DB2 across the Manchester region.

DB2 Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

DB2
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DB2 within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 1 - -
DB2
North West

DB2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for DB2.

1 16 (42.11%) Unix
1 16 (42.11%) IBM
2 14 (36.84%) WebSphere
3 13 (34.21%) Oracle
3 13 (34.21%) Linux
4 12 (31.58%) SQL
4 12 (31.58%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (26.32%) Apache
5 10 (26.32%) Mainframe
6 9 (23.68%) Red Hat
6 9 (23.68%) Clustering
6 9 (23.68%) High Availability
7 8 (21.05%) Java
8 7 (18.42%) Windows
8 7 (18.42%) Finance
9 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
10 5 (13.16%) Solaris
10 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
10 5 (13.16%) AIX
10 5 (13.16%) Middleware
10 5 (13.16%) WebSphere MQ
10 5 (13.16%) CA
10 5 (13.16%) Migration
10 5 (13.16%) IBM Integration Bus
10 5 (13.16%) Apache Solr
11 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
11 4 (10.53%) Retail
11 4 (10.53%) SSL
11 4 (10.53%) Shell Script

DB2
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 14 (36.84%) WebSphere
2 12 (31.58%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (26.32%) Apache
4 5 (13.16%) Apache Solr
5 3 (7.89%) CICS
5 3 (7.89%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.63%) Commerce Server
6 1 (2.63%) IIS
6 1 (2.63%) JBoss
6 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.53%) SSL
3 3 (7.89%) DNS
3 3 (7.89%) SMTP
3 3 (7.89%) SNMP
4 2 (5.26%) DHCP
4 2 (5.26%) Firewall
4 2 (5.26%) FTP
4 2 (5.26%) HTTP
4 2 (5.26%) SAN
4 2 (5.26%) WinSCP
5 1 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) MS Access
3 1 (2.63%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Subversion
2 2 (5.26%) HP UFT
2 2 (5.26%) LoadRunner
2 2 (5.26%) Toad
3 1 (2.63%) Ant
3 1 (2.63%) CA Gen
3 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Retail
2 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.89%) Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.26%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (5.26%) Electronics
4 2 (5.26%) Marketing
5 1 (2.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Unix Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Administrator
4 5 (13.16%) WebSphere Developer
5 4 (10.53%) DB2 DBA
5 4 (10.53%) DBA
5 4 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) DB2 Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) OAT Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) OAT Test Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
7 1 (2.63%) DataStage Administrator
7 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Support
7 1 (2.63%) Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) IBM Integration Bus
1 5 (13.16%) Middleware
1 5 (13.16%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (7.89%) Web Services
3 2 (5.26%) SOAP
4 1 (2.63%) CGI
4 1 (2.63%) SAX
4 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Mainframe
2 9 (23.68%) Clustering
3 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.63%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.63%) iSeries
5 1 (2.63%) Life Science
5 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Unix
2 13 (34.21%) Linux
3 7 (18.42%) Windows
4 5 (13.16%) AIX
4 5 (13.16%) Solaris
5 3 (7.89%) zOS
6 2 (5.26%) HPUX
6 2 (5.26%) MVS
6 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.63%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) High Availability
2 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
3 5 (13.16%) Migration
4 3 (7.89%) Change Management
4 3 (7.89%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.26%) Defect Management
5 2 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.26%) Load Testing
5 2 (5.26%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.26%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.26%) System Testing
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) Test Management
5 2 (5.26%) Validation
6 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) SQL
2 8 (21.05%) Java
3 4 (10.53%) COBOL
3 4 (10.53%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.89%) Assembly Language
5 1 (2.63%) C
5 1 (2.63%) C++
5 1 (2.63%) Jython
5 1 (2.63%) Python
5 1 (2.63%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) DameWare
1 2 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (5.26%) ServiceCenter
1 2 (5.26%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) IBM
2 13 (34.21%) Oracle
3 9 (23.68%) Red Hat
4 5 (13.16%) CA
5 3 (7.89%) Citrix
5 3 (7.89%) VMware
6 2 (5.26%) EMC
6 2 (5.26%) HP
6 2 (5.26%) LexisNexis
6 2 (5.26%) SAP
7 1 (2.63%) IFS
7 1 (2.63%) Intel
7 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow