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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM DB2
North West / Manchester
Rank 83 79 83
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing DB2 10 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.74% 1.22% 0.62%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.94% 6.03% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 4
Median daily rate £450 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.64% -11.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £292 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £386 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.79% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £30.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+36.66% -24.05%

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
340 365 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 25.32% 20.30% 24.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 215 228
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Median hourly rate £28.00 £17.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.70% -32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.30 £17.00 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £26.30 £29.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

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 22 February 2017.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Manchester region with a requirement for DB2.

1 12 (54.55%) Java
1 12 (54.55%) Oracle
2 10 (45.45%) IBM
3 8 (36.36%) SAP
3 8 (36.36%) WebSphere
4 6 (27.27%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) Linux
4 6 (27.27%) AIX
4 6 (27.27%) Integration Testing
5 5 (22.73%) SAP Basis
5 5 (22.73%) Unix
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
5 5 (22.73%) Finance
5 5 (22.73%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
5 5 (22.73%) SAP BW
5 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (18.18%) Data Quality
6 4 (18.18%) NetWeaver
6 4 (18.18%) ETL
6 4 (18.18%) HTTP
6 4 (18.18%) Middleware
6 4 (18.18%) Legal
6 4 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (18.18%) Clustering
6 4 (18.18%) SAP Implementation
7 3 (13.64%) Dojo
7 3 (13.64%) Jython
7 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
7 3 (13.64%) Workflow

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 8 (36.36%) WebSphere
2 4 (18.18%) NetWeaver
2 4 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (13.64%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (9.09%) CICS
4 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
5 1 (4.55%) Commerce Server
5 1 (4.55%) JBoss
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (4.55%) SAP BPC
2 1 (4.55%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) HTTP
2 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.09%) DNS
3 2 (9.09%) SMTP
3 2 (9.09%) SNMP
4 1 (4.55%) Firewall
4 1 (4.55%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SAP BW
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) IBM InfoSphere
2 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) MS Access
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 2 (9.09%) Selenium
1 2 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) Fiddler
2 1 (4.55%) Firebug
2 1 (4.55%) JMeter
2 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
2 1 (4.55%) Lombardi
2 1 (4.55%) The Grinder
2 1 (4.55%) Toad
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Legal
3 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Billing
4 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 2 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Data Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Data Quality Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) SAP Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) SAP Basis Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (9.09%) WebSphere Developer
6 1 (4.55%) BPM Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Domain Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Middleware Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Middleware Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Migration Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Tableau Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) SAP Basis
1 5 (22.73%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (18.18%) Middleware
3 3 (13.64%) CSS
3 3 (13.64%) Dojo
3 3 (13.64%) HTML
3 3 (13.64%) J2EE
3 3 (13.64%) SAP TM
3 3 (13.64%) SOAP
4 2 (9.09%) EJB
4 2 (9.09%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (9.09%) JPA
4 2 (9.09%) JSP
4 2 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (4.55%) Ext JS
5 1 (4.55%) jQuery
5 1 (4.55%) JSON
5 1 (4.55%) REST
5 1 (4.55%) Sencha Touch
5 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Clustering
3 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
4 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
4 2 (9.09%) Life Science
4 2 (9.09%) Mainframe
4 2 (9.09%) VSAM
5 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) AIX
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Unix
3 3 (13.64%) Solaris
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Integration Testing
2 4 (18.18%) ETL
2 4 (18.18%) SAP Implementation
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Workflow
4 2 (9.09%) OO
4 2 (9.09%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.55%) Migration
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.55%) SOA
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) TDD
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) Jython
3 3 (13.64%) Perl
4 2 (9.09%) COBOL
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) JCL
5 1 (4.55%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Oracle
2 10 (45.45%) IBM
3 8 (36.36%) SAP
4 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) Sencha
5 1 (4.55%) Tableau