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 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM DB2
Rank 94 84 88
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs citing DB2 13 23 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.79% 1.17% 0.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.18% 5.39% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 3
Median daily rate £550 £384 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.22% -30.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £295 £528
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £407 £570
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
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
409 427 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 24.73% 21.80% 24.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 266 251
Median daily rate £355 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Median hourly rate £14.75 £19.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.36% -20.83%
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 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 10 December 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 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 Manchester region with a requirement for DB2.

1 13 (54.17%) Oracle
2 12 (50.00%) IBM
3 11 (45.83%) WebSphere
4 10 (41.67%) Java
5 9 (37.50%) Unix
5 9 (37.50%) AIX
5 9 (37.50%) Linux
6 8 (33.33%) SAP
7 7 (29.17%) WebSphere MQ
7 7 (29.17%) Middleware
7 7 (29.17%) Finance
8 6 (25.00%) HTTP
8 6 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (25.00%) SQL
8 6 (25.00%) Solaris
9 5 (20.83%) Perl
9 5 (20.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 5 (20.83%) IBM HTTP Server
9 5 (20.83%) Jython
10 4 (16.67%) Migration
10 4 (16.67%) SAP Basis
10 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
10 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
10 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
10 4 (16.67%) Mainframe
10 4 (16.67%) SAP BW
10 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (12.50%) Data Quality
11 3 (12.50%) IBM InfoSphere

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 11 (45.83%) WebSphere
2 6 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (20.83%) IBM HTTP Server
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (12.50%) NetWeaver
4 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
5 1 (4.17%) Apache Solr
5 1 (4.17%) CICS
5 1 (4.17%) IIS
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Portal
5 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.17%) SAP BPC
2 1 (4.17%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) HTTP
2 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.50%) DNS
3 3 (12.50%) SMTP
3 3 (12.50%) SNMP
4 1 (4.17%) DHCP
4 1 (4.17%) Firewall
4 1 (4.17%) FTP
4 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SAP BW
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) IBM InfoSphere
2 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) Big Data
3 1 (4.17%) DataStage
3 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.17%) MS Access
3 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.33%) Selenium
1 2 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (4.17%) Fiddler
2 1 (4.17%) Firebug
2 1 (4.17%) JMeter
2 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
2 1 (4.17%) The Grinder
2 1 (4.17%) Toad
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Billing
2 3 (12.50%) Legal
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.17%) Electronics
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Consultant
2 4 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Data Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Data Quality Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) DB2 DBA
4 2 (8.33%) DBA
4 2 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) SAP Basis Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Server Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Developer
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Middleware
1 7 (29.17%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (16.67%) SAP Basis
3 3 (12.50%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (12.50%) J2EE
3 3 (12.50%) SOAP
4 2 (8.33%) SAP TM
5 1 (4.17%) CSS
5 1 (4.17%) Dojo
5 1 (4.17%) EJB
5 1 (4.17%) HTML
5 1 (4.17%) JPA
5 1 (4.17%) JSON
5 1 (4.17%) JSP
5 1 (4.17%) Web Services
5 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 3 (12.50%) Clustering
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.17%) Life Science
4 1 (4.17%) User Experience
4 1 (4.17%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) AIX
1 9 (37.50%) Linux
1 9 (37.50%) Unix
2 6 (25.00%) Solaris
3 2 (8.33%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) zOS
4 1 (4.17%) HPUX
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Integration Testing
1 4 (16.67%) Migration
2 3 (12.50%) ETL
2 3 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
2 3 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.33%) OO
3 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Workflow
4 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.17%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) High Availability
4 1 (4.17%) Microservices
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.17%) TDD
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Java
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) Jython
3 5 (20.83%) Perl
4 1 (4.17%) C
4 1 (4.17%) COBOL
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.17%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Oracle
2 12 (50.00%) IBM
3 8 (33.33%) SAP
4 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.33%) CA
5 2 (8.33%) Citrix
6 1 (4.17%) EMC
6 1 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) Intel
6 1 (4.17%) VMware